Fresh Snow Catches Bulgaria Off-Guard

New heavy snowfall has disrupted traffic across Bulgaria, with the country's north-west and south most severely affected.

Society » Environment | January 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:14 | Viewed: 12804

Greece Halts Trucks from Bulgaria over Bad Weather

Greece has halted trucks entering via two border crossings from going on in direction to several key cities over severe weather conditions.

Society | January 19, 2017, Thursday // 11:53 | Viewed: 3444

Code Yellow in Most of Bulgaria over Snow, Road Ice

A warning has been issued by Bulgaria's weather service for Thursday.

Society » Environment | January 19, 2017, Thursday // 10:14 | Viewed: 3847

Bulgaria's Handover of Gulenist to Turkey 'Unlawful' - Amnesty

The move to expel Gülen supporter Abdullah Buyuk to Turkey "bears all the hallmarks of an unlawful rendition to risk of torture", human rights organization Amnesty International says in a report.

Society | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 14:56 | Viewed: 1716

Bulgaria's Weather Service Warns of Snow in Most of Country Wednesday

Bulgaria's weather service has issued a Code Yellow warning for most of the country's 28 regions.

Society » Environment | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 08:08 | Viewed: 3751

Snow, Wind Warning Issued across Bulgaria

Bulgaria's weather service has issued a Code Yellow warning for most of the country's 28 regions.

Society » Environment | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 07:38 | Viewed: 4292

Norway’s Oslo Bans Diesel Cars

As of Tuesday, traffic of diesel cars will be banned in the Norwegian capital Oslo.

Society » Environment | January 16, 2017, Monday // 19:15 | Viewed: 2821

Bulgaria and the Migrant Crisis in Numbers

As the migrant inflow into Europe has come to a seasonal low due to the tough winter conditions, Novinite has looked into official statistics about the past few years since the crisis began.

Society | January 16, 2017, Monday // 13:36 | Viewed: 5497

Bird Flu: 63 Locations of Infections in Bulgaria

The number of locations where bird flu cases have been registered has risen to 63, officials say.

Society » Health | January 15, 2017, Sunday // 10:42 | Viewed: 3446

Number of Migrants Seeking Protection in Bulgaria Dropped Further in December

The number of migrants seeking protection from Bulgaria dipped to 815 people in December of last year, nearly half the figure of the previous month, recent data shows.

Society | January 15, 2017, Sunday // 09:00 | Viewed: 2543

Closed Trakia Motorway Sections Partly Reopened

Bulgarian authorities have decided to reopen Trakia motorway in the section between Zimnitsa transportation hub and Karnobat, after tough road conditions disrupted traffic for several days.

Society | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 11:27 | Viewed: 2574

Severe Weather Warning in Most of Bulgaria

A Code Yellow alert is in force in northern, southeastern and western Bulgaria over severe weather conditions.

Society » Environment | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 07:29 | Viewed: 9489

Cold Snap in Bulgaria to Continue for at Least a Week

There will be intermittent snowfall and rainfall over Bulgaria over the course of a week, the head of the country's weather service has said.

Society » Environment | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 09:00 | Viewed: 10496

Traffic Still Paralyzed in Several Eastern Bulgarian Regions over Snow

The northeastern Bulgarian regions of Dobrich, Varna and Silistra have been blocked by heavy snowfall, public radion BNR reports.

Society | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 08:25 | Viewed: 3038

Nearly 600 Antique Coins Donated To Silistra History Museum

The History Museum in Silistra has received as a donation nearly 600 antique coins and other cultural valuables confiscated by the state during legal proceedings at the Silistra District Court.

Society » Archaeology | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 19:09 | Viewed: 2890

Bulgaria's Trakia Motorway Closed Again between Zimnitsa Hub, Burgas

Movement has been brought to a halt along Trakia motorway between Zimnitsa transportation hub and the Black Sea city of Burgas, officials say.

Society | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 1939

Bulgaria Marks 20 Years since Violent Anti-Govt Riots, Civil Unrest

Twenty years have passed since the events of 1997, when on January 10 anti-government demonstrations in Bulgaria grew into a raid of the Parliament headquarters, pushing the socialist cabinet to step down.

Society | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1866

Bulgaria Deported 1410 Migrants in 2016

As many as 1410 irregular migrants were been expelled over the course of 2016, a sharp increase compared to the previous year, the Interior Ministry has said.

Society | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 07:47 | Viewed: 1690

Severe Weather Alert in Eastern Bulgaria, Cold in West

A Code Orange warning is in force in most regions of Eastern Bulgaria, with gale-force winds and fresh snowfall expected, the national weather service says.

Society » Environment | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 07:18 | Viewed: 5258

Referendum Petition on Tunnel beneath Bulgaria's Petrohan Pass Gathers Pace

Residents of northwestern Bulgaria are gathering signatures in a petition for a referendum on whether a tunnel should be built under the Petrohan mountain pass.

Society | January 9, 2017, Monday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1702

Tough Road Conditions, Power Outages in NE Bulgaria

Snowfall and snowdrifts on the roads, low temperatures and disruption in electricity supply in several northeastern Bulgarian regions are still being addressed, outgoing Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova has said.

Society » Environment | January 9, 2017, Monday // 11:35 | Viewed: 3591
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