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Passenger Ferry on Fire off Greece, Evacuation Underway

Italian-flagged ferry Norman Atlantic carrying hundreds of passengers was on fire in the Adriatic Sea, the CNN reported, quoting Greek Merchant Marine Ministry officials.

Society » Incidents | December 28, 2014, Sunday // 11:53 | Viewed: 1664

AirAsia Jet with 162 Aboard Goes Missing on Indonesia-Singapore Flight  

An AirAsia passenger jet with 162 people aboard lost contact over the Java Sea while en route to Singapore on Sunday and is missing, according to airline officials.

Society » Incidents | December 28, 2014, Sunday // 10:51 | Viewed: 1634

Bus Carrying Children Suffers Minor Accident in Vitosha Mountain

A bus carrying children suffered a minor traffic accident on its way down from the Aleko chalet in the Vitosha Mountain to Sofia’s Dragalevtsi residential district.

Society » Incidents | December 27, 2014, Saturday // 13:35 | Viewed: 1085

Driver Dead, 14 Bulgarian Policemen Wounded as Truck Tumbles into Gully

A truck carrying 14 border police officers has gone off into a flooded gully, leaving the driver dead and all the other passengers injured.

Society » Incidents | December 26, 2014, Friday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1835

Roma Person Attacks Emergency Medic in Pernik

A Roma person beat an emergency medic in Pernik, demanding that he revives his already deceased wife, reports the Club Z website, quoting the police.

Society » Incidents | December 24, 2014, Wednesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1301

Petko Sertov Is in Greece, IntMin Calls on Him to Present His Identity Card

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry has been provided with reliable evidences from its Greek colleagues that the former chief of the State Agency for National Security (DANS) Petko Sertov is in Greece.

Society » Incidents | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 15:45 | Viewed: 2209

French Author Suggests US Military Shot Down MH370 Flight

A former airline CEO and writer has said the US Air Force downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 because the military feared it was about to be used in a 9/11-style attack, international media outlets have reported.

Society » Incidents | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 1988

Immigrants Storming Turkey-Bulgaria Border Forces Checkpoint Closure

As many as 120 Iraqi asylum seekers stormed a Turkish border crossing into Bulgaria, prompting authorities to close it for two hours on Sunday evening.

Society » Incidents | December 22, 2014, Monday // 08:54 | Viewed: 1999

Maglizh Ammo Plant Blast Caused by Breakdown - Interior Ministry

Bulgarian officials have attributed Friday's accident at the Maglizh ammo factory to a breakdown, but have failed to make clear if it was human-made.

Society » Incidents | December 19, 2014, Friday // 18:58 | Viewed: 1642

Bulgarian Ammo Plant Blast Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Wounded, Officials Confirm

The Interior Ministry officially confirmed on Friday that the blast at a Bulgarian ammo factory had claimed one life and had left three wounded.

Society » Incidents | December 19, 2014, Friday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1963

Man Presumed Dead After Blast at Bulgarian Hunting Ammo Factory

One man was presumed dead and two women were severely injured by a blast at a Bulgarian fireworks and hunting ammunition factory on Friday.

Society » Incidents | December 19, 2014, Friday // 13:25 | Viewed: 952

Woman Finds Hand Grenade In Sofia

A woman found a hand grenade in a house in Sofia's Strelbishte residential district, reports the Interior Ministry.

Society » Incidents | December 18, 2014, Thursday // 11:53 | Viewed: 977

Sofia Woman Finds Hand Grenade at Her Door

Police have sealed off the region around an apartment block in Mladost district in Sofia, Bulgaria, after a hand grenade was found in the building, officials say.

Society » Incidents | December 17, 2014, Wednesday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1051

Policemen, Firefighters, Rescuers Cooperate to Find Children Lost in Mountain

Over 200 policemen, firefighters and rescuers with a helicopter cooperated in the rescue of three children that had been reported missing on Saturday evening in the mountainous region of Sinite kamani (Blue stones) near the Bulgarian town of Sliven.

Society » Incidents | December 14, 2014, Sunday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1622

Series of Road Accidents in Bulgaria Result in Casualties, Injuries

Series of road accidents resulted in casualties and injuries in all parts of Bulgaria on Saturday.

Society » Incidents | December 14, 2014, Sunday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1291

Petko Sertov's Employer Denies Involvement in His Disappearance

Angel Bozhilov, the employer of Petko Sertov, former head of Bulgaria's National Security Agency (DANS), who mysteriously disappeared last Friday, denied any involvement in the incident.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1715

Over 1000 Spots on Bulgaria's Roads at Risk of Landslides, Collapses

There are more than 1000 spots on Bulgaria's roads at risk of landslides and partial collapses due to the profuse rains this year, the head of the Road Infrastrue Agency Lazar Lazarov told the Trud daily.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 11:01 | Viewed: 1837

Situation In Southern Bulgaria Slowly Returns To Normal After Floods

The situation in the regions along the rivers Tundzha and Maritsa in southern Bulgaria slowly returns to normal as the river waters are receding, reports the bTV national channel.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 09:20 | Viewed: 1217

Two Poles Hospitalized as Train Hits Truck

A train en route to Sofia from Bulgaria's southwest has collided with a freight truck, leaving two Polish citizens injured.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 20:38 | Viewed: 931

Missing Bulgaria Ex Security Head 'Spotted' near Petrich

Petko Sertov, the former head of state security agency DANS who disappeared last Friday, was reportedly spotted near the town of Petrich, kilometers away from the Bulgaria-Greece Border.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1536

Bulgaria's Police Continues Search For Missing Petko Sertov

Petko Sertov, the mysteriously disappeared ex-chief of Bulgaria's National Security Agency (DANS) did not leave the country, according to the police.

Society » Incidents | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 2527
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