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Thick Fog Cancels Sofia International Airport Flights

Much of Western and Southern Bulgaria has been gripped by thick fog leading many of the flights of the Sofia International Airport to be canceled.

Society » Environment | December 22, 2010, Wednesday // 08:16 | Viewed: 1927

Total Eclipse of the Moon

A rare total lunar eclipse could be observed Tuesday around the world, the BBC reported.

Society » Environment | December 21, 2010, Tuesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 2166

Bulgaria to Enjoy Spring-Like Christmas

Unusually high temperatures will accompany the winter holidays in Bulgaria, the country's Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology has stated.

Society » Environment | December 20, 2010, Monday // 13:03 | Viewed: 1599

European Airports in Winter Grip

Flights of several airlines between Sofia and London have been canceled Sunday over heavy snow, closing the Heathrow and Gatwick airports in London.

Society » Environment | December 19, 2010, Sunday // 18:22 | Viewed: 3707

Eastern Bulgaria Snowed Under

Four districts in Eastern Bulgaria have declared a "Code Orange" situation amidst heavy snowfall and strong winds continuing for a second day in a row.

Society » Environment | December 17, 2010, Friday // 20:13 | Viewed: 2571

Heavy Snow Closes Bulgaria's Sofia Airport, Varna Port

Heavy snow and strong wind caused the closing of the Sofia International Airport and the port in the Black Sea city of Varna, the Bulgarian News Agency has announced.

Society » Environment | December 17, 2010, Friday // 10:31 | Viewed: 3839

Bulgaria Snowed In Thursday Night

Snowfall has been causing traffic accidents and distruptions all over Bulgaria Thursday and problems are continuing Thursday night.

Society » Environment | December 16, 2010, Thursday // 19:40 | Viewed: 1795

Bulgaria Braces for Snowy Weekend

Snow is falling Thursday morning in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, the regions of Kyustendil, Plovdiv, Pazardzhik, Smolyan and many other parts of western and southwestern Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | December 16, 2010, Thursday // 09:21 | Viewed: 2311

Bulgaria Delays Plan on Decreasing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The document, in which Bulgaria will describe the measures for decreasing the greenhouse gas emissions, will be competed by April 2012, the Bulgarian Environment Ministry has announced.

Society » Environment | December 15, 2010, Wednesday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1466

Bulgaria's International E-79 Road Back and Functioning

The international E-79 road connecting Bulgaria with Greece, which partially collapsed in the beginning of December 2010, has been fully repaired and is already functioning.

Society » Environment | December 15, 2010, Wednesday // 11:29 | Viewed: 1945

Bulgarian Environmentalists March to Save Pirin

Bulgarian environmentalists will stage a protest Wednesday in downtown Sofia dedicated to the protection of the Pirin mountain region in Southwest Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | December 15, 2010, Wednesday // 08:33 | Viewed: 1703

80 People Injured on Bulgarian Capital's Icy Streets

The main hospital in Sofia 'Pirogov' has received 80 people with snow-related injuries so far on Tuesday after due to the icy conditions in the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Environment | December 14, 2010, Tuesday // 20:17 | Viewed: 1724

Thin Snow Covers Bulgaria

Thin snow of up to 5 cm will cover the bigger part of the country, according to weather forecasts by Bulgarian meteorologists.

Society » Environment | December 13, 2010, Monday // 11:13 | Viewed: 2023

Bulgaria Braces for First String of Cold Winter Days

Bulgaria faces its first cold week in the new winter season, after temperatures dropped severely Thursday evening.

Society » Environment | December 11, 2010, Saturday // 19:28 | Viewed: 1440

Bulgaria PM to Govt: Will Snow Catch You with Pants Down?

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has brandished plans to make sure everyone does his job properly so that the authorities are not "surprised" by the first heavy snow this year.

Society » Environment | December 10, 2010, Friday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1628

Snow to Cover Bulgaria at Christmas, Warmer at New Year’s Eve

At Christmas, Bulgaria will be covered in snow, but the weather will be warmer by New Year’s Eve, according to a weather forecast by TV-MET.

Society » Environment | December 10, 2010, Friday // 10:35 | Viewed: 2804

Code Orange Raised as Winter Arrives in Bulgaria

The national weather service in Bulgaria has raised a Code Orange warning for Friday as temperatures sharply dropped overnight on the entire territory of the country and the meteorological winter arrived.

Society » Environment | December 10, 2010, Friday // 08:23 | Viewed: 1861

Bulgaria Braces for 1st Heavy Snow

The weather on the entire territory of Bulgaria will sharply change overnight into December 10, and the meteorological winter will arrive in the country.

Society » Environment | December 9, 2010, Thursday // 13:26 | Viewed: 1712

Bulgaria Boasts 'Overachievement' of Kyoto Protocol Targets

Bulgaria has surpassed the targets for greenhouse gas emissions set by the Kyoto Protocol, even though this is primarily the result of the restructuring, (an euphemism for the collapse) of its industry after 1989.

Society » Environment | December 9, 2010, Thursday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1318

Flood-Swallowed Truck Found in Bulgaria, Driver Still Missing

The truck swallowed by the flooded Struma river Saturday was recovered Wednesday morning, but its driver is still missing an authorities say chances for his survival are slim.

Society » Environment | December 8, 2010, Wednesday // 10:48 | Viewed: 1440

Bulgarian Man Goes Missing in Greece Flood

A Bulgarian citizen has disappeared in Northern Greece as the torrential rains and the rising level of the Struma River have caused floods in parts of the country not unlike the situation in Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | December 6, 2010, Monday // 18:41 | Viewed: 2414
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