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Suspect Held on Murder Charge in Bulgaria's Veliko Tarnovo

According to unconfirmed information, there already is a suspect held on account of the murder of 23-year old student Viktoriya Zdravkova in Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Incidents | March 5, 2015, Thursday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1333

62 % of Bulgarians Oppose Issue of New BGN 16 B Debt – Survey

According to the latest survey of Mediana agency, 62 % of Bulgarians oppose the issue of new BGN 16 B debt, while only 10 % approve it.

Society | March 4, 2015, Wednesday // 16:30 | Viewed: 927

CIA: Bulgarian Population is Less Than 7 Million People

According to data published in the CIA World Factbook, Bulgarian population has dropped below 7 million people.

Society | March 4, 2015, Wednesday // 09:41 | Viewed: 2384

Baba Tonka Museum Re-Opens in Bulgaria's Ruse

The Baba Tonka Museum in Ruse re-opened Tuesday after twenty-three years.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1387

Volcano Villarrica Erupts in Chile

According to information of the Chilean police, after the red danger code was issued in Chile, over 3,400 people have been evacuated.

Society » Incidents | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 1362

Google Features Bulgarian Liberation Day Doodle

Google commemorated the Bulgarian Liberation Day on March 3, with a celebratory doodle.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1685

Vandalism Committed in Front of Blagoevgrad Mosque

An act of provocation was committed in front of the Blagoevgrad mosque on March 3, prior the celebrations of Bulgarian Independence.

Society » Incidents | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1284

Bulgaria Commemorates 137 Years of Ottoman Empire Liberation

Bulgaria is to mark the 137th anniversary of its Liberation from the Ottoman Empire with celebratory ceremonies across the entire country.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 10:29 | Viewed: 1775

Bulgarian Archaeologists Discover 1500-Year-Old Cross in Sandanski

Bulgarian archaeologists discovered in the town of Sandanski a bronze cross, which is estimated to be 1500-years-old.

Society » Archaeology | March 2, 2015, Monday // 17:43 | Viewed: 6793

Car Hits Bulgarian Schoolgirl at Pedestrian Crossing in Italy

Bulgarian schoolgirl suffered a heavy injury after she was hit by a car at a pedestrian crossing in the Italian resort Montecatini Terme on Sunday evening.

Society » Incidents | March 2, 2015, Monday // 15:30 | Viewed: 1161

Bulgaria’s Tarnovo Constitution Exhibited for 1st Time at President’s Office in Sofia

Bulgaria’s Tarnovo Constitution, adopted by the Grand National Assembly on April 16, 1879, will be shown for the first time in an exhibition at the President’s Office on Dondukov Street 2 in Sofia.

Society » Culture | March 2, 2015, Monday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1066

Massive Queues Reported at Bulgarian-Turkish Border Crossing Points

Kilometer-long queues have formed at the Turkish-Bulgarian border crossing points, with the drivers seeking to cross into Bulgaria.

Society | March 2, 2015, Monday // 09:50 | Viewed: 1541

Lift Set on Fire Hours Before Start of Bansko Ski World Cup

The transformer of a Ski lift was set ablaze early on Saturday just before the beginning the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup in the Bulgarian resort Bansko.

Society » Incidents | February 28, 2015, Saturday // 15:20 | Viewed: 2084

Subway Section to Sofia Airport to be Launched in early April

The subway section to Sofia Airport is 99% ready and will be opened in early April, while the stretch reaching Business Park Sofia is 96% ready and will be operational by early May at the latest.

Society | February 27, 2015, Friday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1293

600 000 People in Bulgaria are Working Poor – Trade Union

Bulgaria is at the bottom of the EU ranking by hourly-rate remuneration, with an average hourly wage of EUR 3.

Society | February 27, 2015, Friday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1050

Red Hot Chilli Pipers to Bring Scottish Rhythm to Bulgaria in Unconventional Performance

The hottest pipers from Scotland with the suggestive name Red Hot Chilli Pipers will open the 20th annual Salon of Arts at the Sofia National Palace of Culture.

Society » Culture | February 27, 2015, Friday // 12:44 | Viewed: 10010

Loose Hose on Gas Cyllinder Sends People in Hospital

A man and a woman aged 77 and 74 respectively were severely injured Wednesday after explosion of a gas cylinder in their home in the Sofia Geo Milev neighborhood.

Society » Incidents | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 20:46 | Viewed: 907

Judas Priest To Hit Sofia in June

Heavy metal lovers in Bulgaria will have the chance to see one of their favorite bands in June this year.

Society » Culture | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 16:44 | Viewed: 1359

Judge at Supreme Court of Cassation Appointed Interim Head of Sofia City Court

The Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) has accepted the resignation of Vladimira Yaneva from the post of Sofia City Court Chair and elected Vladimir Yordanov, judge at the Supreme Court of Cassation (VKS) as interim head of the court.

Society | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 15:03 | Viewed: 929

Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Burgas Airport over Sudden Death of Passenger

A plane made an emergency landing at the Burgas Airport after a passenger died onboard the aircraft.

Society » Incidents | February 26, 2015, Thursday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1090

The Symphonic Orchestra of the Bulgarian National Radio to Play at The Godfather Screening

The Symphonic Orchestra of the Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) has accepted the invitation to accompany the screening of The Godfather (1972) on November 7 in the National palace of Culture in Sofia.

Society » Culture | February 25, 2015, Wednesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 11783