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The Air in Sofia is Yet Again Dangerously Dirty

The pollution now.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2018, Monday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2005

At Least 11 have Died in an Avalanche in India

At least 11 people have died in the fall of an avalanche in the Indian part of Kashmir, the Bulgarian National Radio has quoted DPA.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2018, Monday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1329

6,000 Bulgarian Students are Expected to go on Student Brigades in the US this Year

6,000 Bulgarian students are expected to go to student brigades in the United States this year, the BNR reported.

Society | January 8, 2018, Monday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1326

Bulgarians Celebrate Ivanovden

The Orthodox Church honours St John the Baptist on January 7 – the last Old Testament prophet who baptised Jesus.

Society | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 14:56 | Viewed: 1450

2 Injured in Explosion at Stockholm Subway Station

Two people have been taken to hospital after an explosion at a Stockholm subway station, The Local reported.

Society » Incidents | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 14:48 | Viewed: 1648

32 People are Missing after a Collision of Ships in the East China Sea

32 people are missing after a collision of an oil tanker and a cargo ship in the East China Sea, the Bulgarian National Radio reported, referring to the Chinese Ministry of Transport, quoted by world agencies.

Society » Incidents | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1644

Demographic Catastrophe for Bulgaria in 2017 - Only 57 175 Babies

Only 57 175 babies were born in 2017 in Bulgaria.

Society | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 11:17 | Viewed: 5472

Bulgaria Celebrates St. Jordan’s Day (Epiphany)

On 6th of January every year, Bulgaria celebrates St.

Society | January 6, 2018, Saturday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2024

A Tourist has Died while Climbing Vihren Peak

A tourist has died while climbing Mount Vihren, FOCUS reported, referring to the Mountain Rescue Service (MAS) of the Bulgarian Red Cross.

Society » Incidents | January 6, 2018, Saturday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1878

Two Planes Collided at the Airport in Toronto

Two aircraft collided Friday at the largest Canadian Toronto Pearson Airport, luckily no one was injured, bTV reported.

Society » Incidents | January 6, 2018, Saturday // 11:54 | Viewed: 1860

False Earthquake Alarm Triggered by Minor Jolts off Japan Coast Scares Millions in Tokyo

Millions of people in Tokyo received a loud alert Friday that a "strong" earthquake was about to hit -- but it proved to be a false alarm apparently triggered by geological chance.

Society | January 5, 2018, Friday // 16:59 | Viewed: 1661

Heavy Rain, Melting Snow Produce Floods in Western Germany

Rivers swollen by days of rainfall and melting snow are rising in western Germany, with floodwaters spilling into some cities and towns.

Society » Environment | January 5, 2018, Friday // 16:54 | Viewed: 1775

Accident Left Again Thousands of Sofia Citizens Without Heating

The first for this year accident left cold again thousands of Sofia citizens, a reporter told BGNES.

Society | January 5, 2018, Friday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1756

Heavy Snowfall Caused the Death of 10 People in China

Ten people have been killed in heavy snowfalls in central and eastern China over the past three days, TASS reported, referring to the authorities.

Society » Environment | January 5, 2018, Friday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1617

40% of Bulgarians can not Keep Their Homes Warm

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Society | January 5, 2018, Friday // 12:52 | Viewed: 1899

Victoria and Alexander were the Most Preferred Names in Bulgaria for 2017

Victoria and Alexander are the most preferred names in 2017, according to NSI data, FOCUS reported.

Society | January 5, 2018, Friday // 12:40 | Viewed: 1489

Tuna Goes for $323,000 at Tokyo Fish Market's Final New Year Auction

In the final New Year’s auction at Tokyo’s famed Tsukiji fish market on Friday, the owner of an international sushi restaurant shelled out more than $300,000 for a prime bluefin tuna and said he was “very happy” with the result, according to Reuters.

Society | January 5, 2018, Friday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1418

Man was Killed in a Balloon Fall in Egypt

One man died and another 12 were injured after a balloon crashed near the Luxor town of Egypt, the Bulgarian National Radio reported.

Society » Incidents | January 5, 2018, Friday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1441

The Police Cut off Part of Alabin Street due to a Man Threatening to Hurt Himself with a Knife

Police cut off part of Alabin Street because of a man threatening to hurt himself with a knife, a reporter told BGNews.

Society » Incidents | January 5, 2018, Friday // 10:02 | Viewed: 1458

At Least 6 Dead as Monster 'Bomb Cyclone,' Thundersnow Wallop Northeast

 At least six people have died and more than 4,000 U.

Society » Environment | January 5, 2018, Friday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1492

The US Snowstorm Took 17 Victims

The winter storm in the northeast of the United States caused 17 deaths, Nova Television reported.

Society » Environment | January 5, 2018, Friday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1554
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