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Woman Finds Live Worms in Cookie Package

A Bulgarian woman who bought two packages of cookies for her baby found worms inside, a Bulgarian TV station reports.

Society » Incidents | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 12:49 | Viewed: 595

Bulgaria Ready to Support International Criminal Court – Chief Prosecutor

Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has met with a delegation of the International Criminal Court (ICC) which has arrived in Bulgaria at his invitation.

Society | November 21, 2014, Friday // 17:55 | Viewed: 881

BAS To Investigate UFO Claims

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) Institute for Space Studies recently held its first official conference on the existence of UFOs and extraterrestrial intelligence, Prof.

Society | November 21, 2014, Friday // 15:45 | Viewed: 2770

Sixth Edition Of 'Northern Lights' Festival For Nordic Cinema

The sixth edition of the “Northern Lights” festival for Nordic cinema will take place in Sofia's Cinema House (Dom na kinoto), Euro Cinema, Odeon and G8 cultural centre December 3 – 11.

Society » Culture | November 21, 2014, Friday // 14:38 | Viewed: 576

Sofia Patient with 'Ebola' Symptoms Infected with Malaria

The 57-year-old patient hospitalized with symptoms resembling those of Ebola on Thursday evening has falciparum malaria, medical officials say.

Society » Health | November 21, 2014, Friday // 14:12 | Viewed: 730

Sofia Literary Festival Focuses On Nordic Literature

This year's edition of the Sofia International Literary Festival will focus on the modern Nordic literature.

Society » Culture | November 21, 2014, Friday // 13:05 | Viewed: 761

14-th Bansko Film Fest Starts On November 25

The 14-th edition of the Bansko Film Fest starts on November 25 in Bansko's community centre “Nikola Vaptsarov”.

Society » Culture | November 21, 2014, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 617

86% Of Bulgaria's University Students Ready To Relocate

Eighty-six percent of Bulgaria's university students are considering relocation to another country or city, shows a survey of the Bulgarian Industrial Association among students and employers.

Society | November 21, 2014, Friday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1246

Bulgaria Health Minister Urges Increased Awareness of Ebola Risk

Bulgarian authorities have reacted in an adequate and timely manner in the case of a patient with suspected Ebola-like symptoms but improvements are needed to ensure increased public awaraness of the threat, Health Minister Petar Moskov said on Friday.

Society » Health | November 21, 2014, Friday // 10:14 | Viewed: 604

Sofia Patient Uninfected with Ebola, Tests Show

A patient hospitalised in Sofia with symptoms similar to those of Ebola hasn't been infected with the deadly virus, BNR TV station reported on Friday.

Society » Health | November 21, 2014, Friday // 07:04 | Viewed: 916

Patient With Ebola-Like Symptoms Hospitalised In Sofia, Officials Doubt Ebola Version

A patient with symptoms, similar to those of Ebola, who recently returned from Sierra Leone, is hospitalised in Sofia's Military Hospital, Bulgaria's Health Ministry has confirmed.

Society » Health | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 22:06 | Viewed: 2602

'Lord of the Rings: In Concert' In Sofia

A classical orchestra and choir will perform Howard Shore's soundtrack to the first instalment of the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, “The Fellowship of the Ring” in Sofia's Arena Armeec on December 5.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 17:17 | Viewed: 785

Mystery Of Bulgarian Voices & Georgian Voices In Sofia

Bulgaria's world renown folklore ensemble The Mystery of Bulgarian Voices and the Georgian male folk choir Georgian Voices will perform together in Sofia on December 5.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 16:36 | Viewed: 792

French Gastronomy Days In Sofia

The French-Bulgarian Trade and Industrial Chamber organises Days of French Gastronomy and Products in Sofia on November 21 and 22.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 837

Bulgaria To Exhibit Thracian Treasures In Paris' Louvre

Bulgaria will exhibit Thracian treasures in the Louvre in Paris next year, reports the Standart daily.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1180

Spain’s Duchess of Alba Dies at 88

The most colorful aristocrat of Spain and one of the wealthiest and most titled nobles in the world, the 18th Duchess of Alba, known colloquially as Cayetana, died at the age of 88, after suffering a short illness.

Society » Obituaries | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 15:48 | Viewed: 684

Bulgaria’s Health Minister to Submit Reform Plan by end-November

Bulgaria’s Health Minister Petar Moskov has vowed to present a plan for reform in the sector by end-November.

Society » Health | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 15:18 | Viewed: 654

Ralitsa Vassileva Leaving CNN International

CNN anchor Ralitsa Vassileva, known as the most successful Bulgarian journalist on an international level, is leaving the news channel.

Society | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 08:44 | Viewed: 1013

US Braces for New Heavy Snowfall after Storm Leaves Seven Dead

Over a meter of snow could fall in the area of Buffalo in the north-west of New York, meteorologists say.

Society » Environment | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 08:03 | Viewed: 649

Bulgaria's Varna Wins European Youth Capital 2017 Bid

The Black Sea city of Varna is to be the European Youth Capital (EYC) in 2017, a jury panel announced Wednesday evening.

Society | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 07:36 | Viewed: 1354

Bulgarian Imams Curse Sofia Appellate Court Head Nominee

The former Bulgarian Chief Mufti Nedim Gendzhev and a group of imams cursed Stefan Grozdev, one of the two candidates for the position of head of the Sofia Appellate Court, reports the bTV national channel.

Society | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 986