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Romanian National Rescued after Getting Lost Near Bulgaria's Vladaya

A search operation is underway as a 22-year-old Romanian has disappeared in the area of Vladaya, not far from the capital Sofia, Bulgaria's Mountain Rescue Service says.

Society » Incidents | 4 hours ago | Viewed: 632

Mass Brawl in Bulgarian Migrant Center Leaves 3 Injured

Three migrants have been injured in an accommodation center in Harmanli, Southern Bulgaria, the Bulgarian National Radio reports.

Society » Incidents | August 29, 2016, Monday // 14:05 | Viewed: 1684

Extreme Risk of Fire in Bulgaria's Haskovo Throughout Monday

Bulgarian weather authorities are warning of an extreme risk of fire in the region of Haskovo, in the country's southeast, on Monday.

Society » Incidents | August 29, 2016, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 1124

Death Toll in Italy Quake Rises to 267

The death toll in a devastating earthquake that rocked central Italy this week has increased to 267 as of Friday, the authorities have said.

Society » Incidents | August 26, 2016, Friday // 11:04 | Viewed: 3274

Death Toll in Italian Earthquake Rises to 247

The death toll in Wednesday’s earthquake in central Italy has risen to at least 247 as more than 4,300 rescuers continued to search for survivors through the night, the authorities have said.

Society » Incidents | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 09:39 | Viewed: 3448

Death Toll from Italian Earthquake Reaches 38

The death toll from a devastating earthquake that rocked central Italy on Wednesday morning has reached 38 by the middle of the day, according to local media reports citing official figures of the country's civil protection service.

Society » Incidents | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 14:48 | Viewed: 3465

Earthquake of 6.2 Magnitude Shakes Central Italy, at least Five Dead

At least five people have been reported dead in a 6.2 magnitude earthquake which struck central Italy on Wednesday morning.

Society » Incidents | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 1517

Bulgarian Mountaineer Boyan Petrov Injured in Car Accident - Radio

Bulgarian mountaineer Boyan Petrov has been seriously injured after a car hit him and another man on the side of E-79 main road leading to the border with Greece, local media reported on Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | August 23, 2016, Tuesday // 15:22 | Viewed: 5575

Army Servicemen Join Firefighters to Battle Forest Blaze in Bulgaria's Harmanli Municipality

Bulgarian Army servicemen have joined efforts to put down a wildfire in Harmanli Municipality for a second time in as many days, the Defence Ministry announced on Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | August 23, 2016, Tuesday // 10:28 | Viewed: 1630

Wildfire in Harmanli Municipality Contained

A large-scale wildfire raging since Saturday in Harmanli Municipality, in southern Bulgaria, has been contained but not extinguished, public radio broadcaster BNR has reported.

Society » Incidents | August 22, 2016, Monday // 15:10 | Viewed: 4217

Part of Bulgaria’s Nikolaevo Evacuated Briefly over Gas Leak

A leak from a propane storage tank has triggered an evacuation of about 200 residents of Nikolaevo, a town in Stara Zagora Region, early on Wednesday.

Society » Incidents | August 17, 2016, Wednesday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2156

250 Fires Raged across Bulgaria in Past 24 Hours

As many as 248 cases of wildfires have been extinguished throughout the country since Saturday, the Interior Ministry says.

Society » Incidents | August 7, 2016, Sunday // 16:31 | Viewed: 2697

Armed Man Surrenders after Barricading Himself in Germany's Saarbrücken

Police entered the restaurant where an armed man had barricaded himself in Saarbrücken, Germany, national media report.

Society » Incidents | August 7, 2016, Sunday // 15:42 | Viewed: 2846

Blaze in Bar Kills 13 in Rouen, France

At least 13 people were killed and injuring six others were injured when a fire swept through a birthday party at a bar in the Normandy city of Rouen on Friday night, the French authorities said.

Society » Incidents | August 6, 2016, Saturday // 15:42 | Viewed: 2008

Wildfire Contained in Bulgaria’s Svilengrad Municipality

A wildfire near Lisovo village, in Svilengrad municipality bordering Turkey, has been contained, the Executive Forests Agency with the Agriculture Ministry announced on Friday.

Society » Incidents | August 5, 2016, Friday // 12:43 | Viewed: 2150

Wildfire Rages on 50 Ha in Bulgaria’s Svilengrad Municipality

A wildfire spread over an area of more than 50 hectares near Lisovo village, in Svilengrad municipality bordering Turkey, the government’s Executive Forests Agency announced on Thursday.

Society » Incidents | August 4, 2016, Thursday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1917

Fire Near Bulgaria's Topolovgrad Contained

The blaze that broke out in the area of Topolovgrad municipality in Southern Bulgaria has been largely contained, private bTV station reports.

Society » Incidents | August 4, 2016, Thursday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1876

Large Wildfire Raging Near S Bulgaria's Topolovgrad

Authorities are fighting a fire that extends over 5 km into the area of three villages near the town of Topolovgrad, Southern Bulgaria, local officials say.

Society » Incidents | August 3, 2016, Wednesday // 21:50 | Viewed: 2258

Forest Fire Breaks out in Harmanli Municipality, in Southern Bulgaria

A wildfire engulfed 30 hectares of forest near Cherna Mogila village in Harmanli Municipality, in southern Bulgaria, the authorities in Haskovo Region said on Wednesday.

Society » Incidents | August 3, 2016, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1891

Emirates Flight from India Crash-lands in Dubai, All People on Board Safe

An Emirates flight from the Indian city of Trivandrum crash-landed at Dubai International Airport, the airline annouinced on Wednesday.

Society » Incidents | August 3, 2016, Wednesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1895

Hundreds of Fires Broke Out across Bulgaria Since Sunday

More than 320 fire-related incients have been reported throughout Bulgaria amid a peak of heat wave that began over the weekend, authorities say.

Society » Incidents | August 1, 2016, Monday // 11:36 | Viewed: 15292