One of Plovdiv's historic hills was on fire earlier Wednesday evening - Djendem tepe, also known as the Youth Hill caught on fire.
The death toll from a devastating earthquake that rocked central Italy on Wednesday morning has reached 38 by the middle of the day, according to local media reports citing official figures of the country's civil protection service.
At least five people have been reported dead in a 6.2 magnitude earthquake which struck central Italy on Wednesday morning.
The huge fire between the towns of Ostar kamak and Ivanovo is now under control.
Bulgarian mountaineer Boyan Petrov has been seriously injured after a car hit him and another man on the side of E-79 main road leading to the border with Greece, local media reported on Tuesday.
Bulgarian Army servicemen have joined efforts to put down a wildfire in Harmanli Municipality for a second time in as many days, the Defence Ministry announced on Tuesday.
A Code Yellow weather alert has been issued over expected thunderstorms and hail for eight regions of Western Bulgaria for Monday, public radio broadcaster bTV has reported.
The last floor of the historic tobacco warehouse Dimitar Kudoglu in Plovdiv is set on fire.
The Bulgarian informatics team scored two medals in the Informatics Olympiad held in Kazan, as announced by the Ministry of Education and Sciences.
World famous Israeli musician singer and songwriter Idan Raichel will give the opening concert in the Festival of Tolerance (Tole-Fest) in Sofia 2016 next month.
A leak from a propane storage tank has triggered an evacuation of about 200 residents of Nikolaevo, a town in Stara Zagora Region, early on Wednesday.
The Bulgarian National Audit Office (BNAO) expressed its concern at the possibility for the country to lose more EU funds in the Oprational Programme Environment 2014-2020.
Sudanese musician Prof. Alfateh Hussain and his troupe will perform their Toum-Toum Show in the Central Army Club in Sofia on 19 August 2016, Sofia-based daily 24 Chasa has announced.
An additional number of border police officers will be sent to the border between Bulgaria and Turkey amid reports of an increased migratory pressure, officials say.
The United Nations High Commissioners for Human Rights has voiced serious councern over the situation of migrants irregularly crossing into Bulgaria.
Legendary bands such as The Prodigy, The Exploited, Clawfinger, and House of Pain are in the list of musicians expected on stage at the Lazur Stadium in Burgas, at the Black Sea, on Saturday.
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