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Infectious Disease Outbreak Threatens Flood-Hit Varna's Asparuhovo

Bulgaria's port city of Varna Apauhovo district is at risk of an outbreak of hepatitis, dysentery and salmonellosis after last week's devastating floods.

Society » Health | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1344

Code Yellow Issued for Northern, Eastern Bulgaria Over Strong Winds

Code Yellow for strong winds has been issued for fifteen regions in northern and eastern Bulgaria, said Bulgaria's Meteorology and Hydrology Institute, Thursday.

Society » Environment | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 09:42 | Viewed: 788

Bulgaria's Sozopol to Exhibit Ancient Artifacts in French Louvre

Bulgaria's Archaeological Museum in the Black Sea town of Sozopol will exhibit 24 valuable artifacts of the earliest ancient history of the town in the French Louvre Museum.

Society » Archaeology | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 774

State of Emergency Lifted in Dobrich

The state of emergency in Bulgaria’s northeastern city of Dobrich has been lifted, but there is still plenty of cleanup work to be done after the devastating floods.

Society » Environment | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 13:46 | Viewed: 672

Every Third Schoolchild In Bulgaria is Overweight

Thirty percent of the Bulgarian schoolchildren aged 6-19 are overweight and 12.

Society » Health | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 13:13 | Viewed: 720

Govt Allocates Additional BGN 3.3M For Pernik Earthquake Damage Repair

Some additional BGN 3,308,011 will be allocated to Bulgaria's Pernik region for the recovery from the strongest earthquake in 100 years to shake the Sofia region in May 2012.

Society | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 492

Information Campaign to Support Immigrant Integration

An information campaign will support the integration of immigrants in Bulgaria, reports the BTA wire service.

Society | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 570

4.4 Earthquake in Southern Romania

An earthquake of magnitude 4.

Society » Environment | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 09:11 | Viewed: 780

11 Dangerous Buildings in Varna's Asparuhovo District to be Torn Down

11 potentially dangerous buildings in the flood-hit Asparuhovo district of Varna are to be demolished, according to the Mayor of the Black Sea city, Ivan Portnih.

Society | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 17:57 | Viewed: 812

Bulgarian Pleven Municipality Warns of Dangerously Dilapidated Bridges

The two bridges at the exit of Bulgaria's city of Pleven on the main road to Sofia are in a dangerous condition, the expertise commissioned by the local municipality has showed.

Society | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 17:45 | Viewed: 679

Bulgaria's Plovdiv to Host Traditional Crafts Week 2014

Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv will host the 8th Traditional Crafts Week from 23 to 29 June, the Regional Ethnographic Museum announced.

Society » Culture | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 14:32 | Viewed: 680

Initial Damage Assessment of Flooded Veliko Tarnovo Runs Up To BGN 10M

The damages from the floods that hit Bulgaria's Veliko Tarnovo, Kilifarevo, Debelets and the nearby villages have been estimated at more than BGN 10M.

Society | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 13:51 | Viewed: 732

2 Children Drown in NE Bulgaria, Municipality Under State of Emergency

Two boys aged 13 and 15 have drowned near Bulgaria's northeastern Tsani Ginchevo village, Shumen region on Monday evening.

Society | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 617

Illegal Logging Not to Blame for Deadly Floods in Varna – Minister

Illegal felling accounts for 1/3 of the wood produced in the region of the flood-stricken Varna district of Asparuhovo, according to Agriculture Minister Dimitar Grekov.

Society | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 12:22 | Viewed: 965

Bulgaria's Health Fund Might Cut Funding by Half

The National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK) might have to cut the funding for Bulgaria's state hospitals by half starting August, reports Sega daily.

Society » Health | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 780

Syrian Refugees Help Authorities to Deal with Varna Flood Aftermath

Twenty Syrian refugees are to assist in managing the consequences of flash floods that struck the city of Varna and other places in northeast and north-central Bulgaria.

Society | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 09:23 | Viewed: 1054

Dobrich Urgently Needs Loaders, Dump Trucks, Disinfectants

Dobrich Municipality asks private companies for help in dealing with the aftermath of last week's flood in the town.

Society | June 23, 2014, Monday // 16:26 | Viewed: 791

Body of Missing Child Found in Varna

The body of a three-year-old missing girl was found in Varna's district of  Asparuhovo, reports the Bulgarian National Radio.

Society | June 23, 2014, Monday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1049

Volunteers Much Needed in Flooded Varna's Asparuhovo District

The municipal administration of the flood-stricken city of Varna is calling for volunteers to continue clearing of the area during the workweek.

Society | June 23, 2014, Monday // 14:41 | Viewed: 846

Norwegian Tourist Falls From a Balcony in Sunny Beach

A 20-year-old Norwegian woman fell from the balcony of her first floor hotel room in Sunny Beach, reports Darik radio.

Society | June 23, 2014, Monday // 14:38 | Viewed: 1752

Authorities Order Mandatory Evacuation of 27 Properties in Asparuhovo

Local authorities have ordered the mandatory evacuation of 27 properties in Varna's district of Asparuhovo, which was hit by a flash flood last Thursday.

Society | June 23, 2014, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 695
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