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Earthquake with a Force 4 on the Richter Scale near Svoge, People Felt it in Sofia

An earthquake of 4 on the Richter is registered this morning on the territory of Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2017, Saturday // 09:54 | Viewed: 3176

Roman Woman’s Bronze Statuette, 300 More Artifacts Seized from Treasure Hunters Showcased in Exhibition in Bulgaria’s Pazardzhik

A total of 300 archaeological artifacts from different ages, including a 2nd-3rd century AD Ancient Roman bronze figurine of a woman, which have been seized from treasure hunters in Bulgaria’s southern Pazardzhik District, have been showcased in a special

Society » Archaeology | November 10, 2017, Friday // 19:40 | Viewed: 2301

Roman Coin Hoard Found by Chance under Tree ‘Confirms’ Existence of Roman Town in Bulgaria’s Mezdra

A coin hoard of Ancient Roman silver coins, which has been discovered by accident in the roots of a large tree in the town of Mezdra in Northwest Bulgaria, according to archaeologists, confirms the previously hypothesized existence of a Roman settlement –

Society » Archaeology | November 10, 2017, Friday // 19:18 | Viewed: 2564

Radioactive Cloud from Russia is Passing Over Europe

Cloud with low radioactivity has passed over Europe in recent weeks, according to data from the French Institute of Nuclear Safety.

Society » Environment | November 10, 2017, Friday // 16:32 | Viewed: 6438

The Center of Stara Zagora was cut off Because of a Broken Gas Pipeline

The Stara Zagora Municipality building was evacuated because of a broken gas pipeline in the center of the city.

Society » Incidents | November 10, 2017, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1790

The Monument of the Soviet Army in Plovdiv was Painted with Swastikas

The monument of the Soviet Army in Plovdiv, known as the Alyosha monument, has been painted with swastikas, anti-Semitic slogans and offensive political messages, including against the spokesman of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zaharova, reports med

Society | November 10, 2017, Friday // 14:53 | Viewed: 1718

Expositions from the First Bulgarian Kingdom in the Louvre in 2018

Cultural riches ​​from the period of the First Bulgarian Kingdom will be highlighted in the Louvre exhibition in Paris in 2018.

Society » Culture | November 10, 2017, Friday // 11:44 | Viewed: 2588

Part of an Apartment Block in Russia Collapsed, 6 People Died (Video)

A part of a residential block from the first to the ninth floor in the town of Izhevsk was destroyed.

Society » Incidents | November 10, 2017, Friday // 10:33 | Viewed: 2526

1,000-Year-Old Child’s Bracelet with Virgin Mary Stamp Found at Momchil’s Fortress in Southern Bulgaria

A metal child’s bracelet from the 11th-12th century with a stamp depicting the Virgin Mary – or the Holy Mother of God, as she is known in Eastern Orthodox Christianity – has been discovered by archaeologists during the excavations of the medieval Momchil

Society » Archaeology | November 9, 2017, Thursday // 20:13 | Viewed: 2752

Mayor of Sofia: The Capital is Ready for the Winter

Cleaning companies in Sofia have the necessary equipment and materials to handle the winter conditions.

Society » Environment | November 9, 2017, Thursday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2223

The President Handed the Bulgarian Flag of the New Expedition to Antarctica

"Bulgarian scientists, supported by the state, recognized the immense importance of Antarctica decades ago," said President Rumen Radev in his address to the members of the 26th Bulgarian Antarctic expedition days before the researchers left for the Bulga

Society | November 9, 2017, Thursday // 09:13 | Viewed: 1992

Ambulances Activated the Sirens to Honour a Doctor

With sirens and lights of the ambulances, the workers in "Emergency Aid" in Rousse paid their last respects to Dr.

Society | November 9, 2017, Thursday // 09:07 | Viewed: 1358

Archaeologists Discover First Ever Prehistoric Remains in Downtown of Bulgaria’s Capital Sofia, No Thracian Traces

For the very first time archaeologists have found prehistoric traces of human life in the very downtown of Bulgaria’s capital Sofia – 7,000-year-old Chalcolithic (Aeneolithic, Copper Age) pottery – which comes close to the age of the Slatina Neolithic Set

Society » Archaeology | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 23:54 | Viewed: 2420

Archaeologists Found Chariots of Chinese Funeral Procession that are 2400 Years Old

Archaeologists have discovered burial pits that are 2400 years old in central China with remains of chariots and horses used for the burial of an ancient ruler, the Daily Mail reported.

Society » Archaeology | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1727

Explosion at a Factory in Bursa, Four Dead

Four people were killed and five were injured today in an explosion at a factory in northwestern Turkish Bursa County, Bursa newspaper Izettin Kyuchuk reported, quoted by Turkish TV NTV.

Society » Incidents | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 14:56 | Viewed: 2001

Decorated Cups Could be Potentially Harmful

Decorated cups may contain harmful levels of lead and cadmium, UPI reported, citing British scientists.

Society » Health | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 14:36 | Viewed: 2528

Demonstrators in Catalonia Block Highways and Railroads

Participants in a general strike in the Spanish Autonomous Region of Catalonia block highways and railways in local villages.

Society | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 1357

The President and the First Lady Attended the Premiere of the Bulgarian Film "Ascension"

President Rumen Radev and his wife Desislava were among the special guests of the premiere of the long awaited film by Viktor Bozhinov based on Milen Ruskov's novel "Ascension".

Society » Culture | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1729

All Schools in New Delhi are Closed Because of Smog

The authorities in the Indian capital said they shut down all schools after air pollution levels skyrocketed and raised concerns about public health, the ND TV channel said.

Society » Environment | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1549

Archaeologists Discover Perfectly Preserved 2000-Year-Old Roman Ship in Black Sea Off Bulgaria’s Coast

A perfectly preserved almost 2,000-year-old Roman ship is the most intriguing discovery from the third and final research season of the international Black Sea MAP underwater archaeology project – among a total of 20 other previously unknown ancient and m

Society » Archaeology | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 3701

Nearly BGN 13.5 Million will be Provided to Overcome Disaster Damage

The government has approved additional costs in the amount of BGN 13 484 783 for the implementation of prevention, mitigation and disaster relief activities, reports 24chasa.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2017, Tuesday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1746
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