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Three People Killed in Car Crash Near Bulgaria's Belozem

Three people were killed on Friday night after a severe car collision on Trakiya Motorway. Two more people remain in critical condition.

Society » Incidents | February 21, 2015, Saturday // 14:12 | Viewed: 6460

Romanian Skier Dies in Bulgaria's Bansko

A twenty-six year old Romanian skier passed away on Friday after an incident in Bulgaria's ski resort Bansko.

Society » Incidents | February 20, 2015, Friday // 14:57 | Viewed: 3256

Passengers Injured After Swiss Train Crash

Swiss police announced that two trains have crashed in the town of Rafz early on Friday morning.

Society » Incidents | February 20, 2015, Friday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1398

Mosque in Bulgaria's Varna on Fire

A man is in critical condition after a mosque in the Black Sea city of Varna, Bulgaria burst into flames Friday morning.

Society » Incidents | February 20, 2015, Friday // 07:44 | Viewed: 2319

Swiss Police Arrest Man After Shooting in Zurich

A man was arrested following a shootout with police in Zurich, Switzerland on Thursday morning, New Zuercher Zeitung reported.

Society » Incidents | February 19, 2015, Thursday // 12:06 | Viewed: 2301

Two Israeli Tourists Saved by Bulgaria’s Mountain Rescue Service Near Bansko

An injured Israeli tourist trapped in a ravine in the Pirin Mountain near the ski resort of Bansko has been saved with the help of a medevac helicopter, Nova TV reported on Wednesday.

Society » Incidents | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 19:24 | Viewed: 1296

Bulgarian Govt Plane Grounded, Reason for Landing Gear Glitch Still Unclear

The Bulgarian government's plane that had to return to Sofia Airport with Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on board a week ago due to a technical glitch, has been grounded after developing the same malfunction, 24 Chasa daily reported on Wednesday.

Society » Incidents | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1055

Faulty Indicator May Have Forced Return of PM Borisov’s Plane to Sofia Wednesday

A faulty indicator is the most likely reason for the aircraft carrying Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to Brussels to have to return to Sofia Airport on Wednesday evening, presa.

Society » Incidents | February 14, 2015, Saturday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1548

Train Runs Over 18-year Old School Boy in Bulgaria's Ruse

An accident with a 18-year old boy happened around 3 pm on Friday at the train overpass right above Hristo Botev Blvd in Ruse.

Society » Incidents | February 13, 2015, Friday // 16:59 | Viewed: 2871

Barge Carrying Fertilisers Sinks in Romanian Port on Danube River

A barge carrying 850 tonnes of fertilisers on board sank in the Romanian port of Moldova Veche on Wednesday, while conducting manoeuvres.

Society » Incidents | February 12, 2015, Thursday // 11:50 | Viewed: 2684

Aircraft Malfunction Delays Bulgaria PM Borisov’s Departure to Brussels

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov will leave for Brussels on Wednesday night after a technical malfunction forced his plane to return to Sofia Airport in the evening, 24 Chasa daily reported.

Society » Incidents | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 22:20 | Viewed: 1599

Bulgaria PM Borisov Safe as His Plane Returns to Sofia over Technical Glitch

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has returned safely to Sofia Airport on Wednesday evening after his aircraft developed a technical malfunction shortly after takeoff, 24 Chasa daily reported.

Society » Incidents | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 21:09 | Viewed: 2021

New Boat Incident in Mediterranean Leaves 200 Migrants Dead

More than 200 migrants died after their boats sank as they were attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Libya to Italy.

Society » Incidents | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1273

River in Southern Bulgaria Bursts Dike, Threatens to Flood Village, Motorway

The river Stryama burst a dike on the territory of Maritsa municipality in southern Bulgaria, threatening to flood the nearby village of Trilistnik and Trakia Motorway.

Society » Incidents | February 10, 2015, Tuesday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1609

River near Bulgaria’s Ruse Overflows, Authorities Ready for Evacuation

River Rusenski Lom, which passes through the village of Basarbovo near the Bulgarian town of Ruse, overflew on Thursday.

Society » Incidents | February 5, 2015, Thursday // 17:59 | Viewed: 1569

Turkish Citizens Threaten to Sue Bulgaria over Flood Damages

Turkish citizens threatened to sue Bulgaria on account of the flood in the town of Edirne on Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | February 4, 2015, Wednesday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1972

State of Emergency Remains in Five Bulgarian Municipalities after Floods

Five municipalities will remain in a state of emergency - Dalgopol, Avren, Topolovgrad, Bolyarovo and Burgas.

Society » Incidents | February 4, 2015, Wednesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1532

Train, Car Collide in New York, Killing 7 People

A Metro-North Railroad commuter train crashed into a car during rush hour in New York's Westchester County on Tuesday evening, killing at least seven people.

Society » Incidents | February 4, 2015, Wednesday // 09:55 | Viewed: 932

TransAsia Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Leaves at Least 12 People Dead

A TransAsia plane crashed into a river near Taiwan's capital Taipei on Wednesday, leaving at least twelve people dead.

Society » Incidents | February 4, 2015, Wednesday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1170

Floods Cause BGN 22 M Damage To Bulgaria's Road Infrastructure

The total damages for the road infrastructure after the floods in Bulgaria amount to BGN 22 M after only twenty four hours, said Minister of Regional Development Lilyana Pavlova.

Society » Incidents | February 3, 2015, Tuesday // 08:49 | Viewed: 1641

Flood-Related State of Emergency Remains in Several Bulgarian Regions

The situation in Varna municipality is now under control as announced by Internal Minister Veselin Vouchkov during his visit of the regions affected by the floods on Monday

Society » Incidents | February 3, 2015, Tuesday // 07:48 | Viewed: 2312
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