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Low Temperatures Warning Issued for Western Bulgaria

Seven Bulgarian regions, located in the northwest and west of the country, have been placed under a Code Yellow warning, the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) has said.

Society » Environment | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 08:04 | Viewed: 15824

2,600-Year Old Stone Head of Apollo Donated To Bulgarian Historical Museum

A benefactor requesting anonymity has turned in a stone head – probably from a statue of Apollo – discovered in a potato field near the village of Alexandrovo, Stara Zagora district to the National Historical Museum (NHM).

Society » Archaeology | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 22:02 | Viewed: 1840

One Dance Week Begins in Plovdiv with Tributes to Pop Art, Kraftwerk Music

The ninth edition of the International festival of contemporary dance and performance One Dance Week starts on October 09, organizers have said.

Society » Culture | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 3379

Third Metro Line in Sofia to Use Driverless Trains

Unmanned trains will go down Sofia's third subway line, a the head of the metro company has said.

Society | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 10:54 | Viewed: 4047

Bulgaria Allocates BGN 0.25 M to Building of First Capital's Basilica

The works to erect the Great Basilica in Pliska, the first capital of the first Bulgarian state founded in Southeast Europe, will receive additional funding, the government has decided.

Society » Archaeology | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 14787

Bulgaria's Weather Service Warns of Strong Winds in Half of Country

A Code Yellow warning has been issued for 16 of Bulgaria's 28 regions, the meteorology institute of the country has said.

Society » Environment | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 07:18 | Viewed: 2047

Weather Station in Bulgaria Shuts Down over Lack of Staff

A meteorological station based on Musala peak in the Rila mountain has shut down on a temporary basis, the Bulgarian National Television confirmed on Monday.

Society » Environment | October 4, 2016, Tuesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 15417

Bulgaria to Test Warning Siren Systems on October 03

The civil defense sirens of Bulgaria are to be tested in 11 Bulgarian cities on Friday.

Society | October 3, 2016, Monday // 09:23 | Viewed: 5206

Bulgaria's Harmanli Braces for New Protest over Migrant Center

A new demonstration is due on Sunday in the southern Bulgarian town of Harmanli as locals' discontent with a migrant accommodation center there is growing.

Society | October 2, 2016, Sunday // 10:18 | Viewed: 1950

Temperatures to Go Down Sharply Across Bulgaria Next Week

A cold snap begins in Bulgaria on Monday, with temperatures expected to fall throughout next week, with snow expected to fall in some mountains, the national weather service says.

Society » Environment | October 2, 2016, Sunday // 10:00 | Viewed: 18081

Night of Scientists Hosted By Pleven Medical University

About 30 scientific centres and museums in Bulgaria will participate in the initiative European Night of Scientists.

Society » Culture | September 30, 2016, Friday // 16:50 | Viewed: 22766

CineLibri 2016 To Present Fr?d?ric Beigbeder,Arnon Grunberg, Catherine Bernstein, Jiri Menzel

Over 100 movies and one documentary have been included in the programme of CineLibri 2016.

Society » Culture | September 30, 2016, Friday // 13:52 | Viewed: 6700

Two-Thirds of Deaths in Bulgaria Linked to Cardiovascular Diseases

Two in every three Bulgarians die from cardiovascular diseases, national statistics show.

Society » Health | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 14:20 | Viewed: 98741

Bulgaria Ranks 46th in Bloomberg's Healthcare System Index

Bulgaria is among the countries with the least efficient healthcare systems in the world, data published by Bloomberg shows.

Society » Health | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 13:59 | Viewed: 2614

Bulgaria Ranks 2nd Worldwide In Terms Of Deats Due To Air Pollution

Bulgaria ranks second in terms of deaths per capita caused by air pollution, showed data of the World Health Organisation published on Tuesday.

Society » Environment | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2921

Pioneering Maritime Archaeology in Black Sea

Pioneering Maritime Archaeology in the Black Sea

Society » Archaeology | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 23266

Bulgaria's Education System Faces Severe Cadre Crisis Due To Retirement of Teachers

Bulgaria’s education system is facing budget difficulties and a severe cadre crisis due to the retirement of teachers.

Society » Education | September 26, 2016, Monday // 15:12 | Viewed: 2412

Bulgarian Union of Banat Leader Nikolai Mirkovic Passes Away

“It is with profound sorrow that I announce that the leader of the Bulgarian Union of Banat and the most prominent figure in contemporary Bulgarian life in Romania General Nikolai Mirkovic passed away on Saturday night,” said Professor Plamen Pavlov from

Society » Obituaries | September 25, 2016, Sunday // 14:27 | Viewed: 18239

Bulgarian PM, Azerbaijan's First Lady Unveil Renovated Historical Site

A renovated medieval fortress was inaugurated in the old Bulgarian capital, Veliko Tarnovo, on Thursday, in a project funded by an Azerbaijani foundation.

Society » Culture | September 23, 2016, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2726

10% of Sofia Univeristy Places Remain Vacant After Third-Round Admission

About 10% of the places at Sofia University have remained vacant after the additional admission.

Society » Education | September 22, 2016, Thursday // 13:16 | Viewed: 2212

Free-of-Charge Entry to Sofia Municipal Museums on September 22

In order to celebrate the Independence Day of Bulgaria, municipal museums will work without an entrance fee on September 22, 2016, announced the press centre of Sofia Municipality.

Society » Culture | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 18:18 | Viewed: 25737
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