Patriarch Neofit Issues Christmas Blessing for Bulgarians across the Globe

Patriarch Neofit, the head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, is serving the traditional Christmas Day service at the St.

Society | December 25, 2014, Thursday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1054

Bulgaria Joins Christian World in Celebrating Christmas

Bulgaria joins Christians around the world in commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ.

Society | December 25, 2014, Thursday // 10:19 | Viewed: 1280

Spring for Christmas, Proper Winter for New Year

The unusually warm weather in Bulgaria will last throughout Christmas and the temperatures will remain spring-like, reports the bTV national channel.

Society » Environment | December 24, 2014, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1864

Roma Person Attacks Emergency Medic in Pernik

A Roma person beat an emergency medic in Pernik, demanding that he revives his already deceased wife, reports the Club Z website, quoting the police.

Society » Incidents | December 24, 2014, Wednesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1035

1.5 Million Bulgarians To Spend Holidays on Less than BGN 10 Per Day

One and a half million Bulgarians will have less than BGN 9.

Society | December 24, 2014, Wednesday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1379

Temperatures in Bulgaria Reach Unexpectedly High Levels

The National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) measured 19 temperature records in Bulgaria on Tuesday.

Society » Environment | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 21:38 | Viewed: 1940

NZOK Refuses to Sign Framework Contract, Doctors Demand Resignation

The chairperson of the National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK) Rumyana Todorova announced on Tuesday that no National Framework Contract will be signed for 2015.

Society » Health | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 20:26 | Viewed: 880

Great Travel for Holiday Period Begins, Traffic Jams Expected

The great travel during which 700 000 Bulgarians will head to different destinations in Bulgaria and abroad in view of the forthcoming Christmas holidays starts from Tuesday.

Society | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 18:31 | Viewed: 758

Maria, George Are Most Common Names Among Bulgarians – NSI

The National Statistical Institute (NSI) released its preliminary data on the state of Bulgarian names on Tuesday.

Society | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 16:25 | Viewed: 958

Petko Sertov Is in Greece, IntMin Calls on Him to Present His Identity Card

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry has been provided with reliable evidences from its Greek colleagues that the former chief of the State Agency for National Security (DANS) Petko Sertov is in Greece.

Society » Incidents | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 15:45 | Viewed: 1521

French Author Suggests US Military Shot Down MH370 Flight

A former airline CEO and writer has said the US Air Force downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 because the military feared it was about to be used in a 9/11-style attack, international media outlets have reported.

Society » Incidents | December 23, 2014, Tuesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 1560

Joe Cocker Dies at 70

English rock and blues singer Joe Cocker died of lung cancer at the age of 70 on Monday in Crawford, Colorado.

Society » Obituaries | December 22, 2014, Monday // 23:20 | Viewed: 639

Stem Cell Transplantation Centre Opens in Varna

A new stem cell transplantation centre opened on Monday in the St.

Society » Health | December 22, 2014, Monday // 18:45 | Viewed: 5069

Meteorologists Warn Of Heavy Snowfall Before New Year

Unlike Christmas, when the weather in Bulgaria will be warm and sunny, on December 29, the winter will remind of itself, according to Petar Yankov of TV-MET.

Society » Environment | December 22, 2014, Monday // 17:30 | Viewed: 1715

Additional Train, Bus Services Provided over Chrismas Holidays

The Bulgarian State Railways (BDZ) have provided additional carriages for 127 trains on the main routes in the country in view of the forthcoming Christmas holidays.

Society | December 22, 2014, Monday // 15:33 | Viewed: 4876

Immigrants Storming Turkey-Bulgaria Border Forces Checkpoint Closure

As many as 120 Iraqi asylum seekers stormed a Turkish border crossing into Bulgaria, prompting authorities to close it for two hours on Sunday evening.

Society » Incidents | December 22, 2014, Monday // 08:54 | Viewed: 1436

Anti-Discrimination Protest to Be Held in Sofia over 'Racist Remarks' of Gov't

A demonstration targeting discrimination and racism is to be staged in Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Sunday afternoon.

Society | December 21, 2014, Sunday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1619

Cyprus Returns Smuggled Jewellery Items to Bulgaria

Cyprus has returned to Bulgaria three ancient pieces of jewellery, part of Bulgaria`s cultural heritage.

Society » Archaeology | December 20, 2014, Saturday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1254

Maglizh Ammo Plant Blast Caused by Breakdown - Interior Ministry

Bulgarian officials have attributed Friday's accident at the Maglizh ammo factory to a breakdown, but have failed to make clear if it was human-made.

Society » Incidents | December 19, 2014, Friday // 18:58 | Viewed: 1397

Bulgarian Ammo Plant Blast Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Wounded, Officials Confirm

The Interior Ministry officially confirmed on Friday that the blast at a Bulgarian ammo factory had claimed one life and had left three wounded.

Society » Incidents | December 19, 2014, Friday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1434

Bulgarian MPs Pass BGN 3 B Healthcare Budget

Lawmakers approved on Friday the expenditure of Bulgaria's national health fund for next year.

Society » Health | December 19, 2014, Friday // 16:19 | Viewed: 1239