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Yellow Dust Found All Across Sofia

Two perplexing events occurred in Sofia over the course of the past several days - yellow stains on the ground and a strange odor in the air.

Society » Environment | May 26, 2015, Tuesday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2767

More than 33 000 Bulgarians Moved to Live in Villages in Past Year

According to the latest estimates of the Association of Bulgarian Villages, 33 536 people moved to live in the villages in the past year.

Society | May 25, 2015, Monday // 17:03 | Viewed: 3174

30 % of Bulgarians Have Confidence in Coalition Government – Gallup

The coalition government of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has entered its routine working schedule and is no longer seen as something new and curious by Bulgarians.

Society | May 25, 2015, Monday // 15:58 | Viewed: 1495

UNICEF Launches Exhibition to Assist Children of Nepal

A charitable exhibition will be opened at Sofia's National Palace of Culture on May 26 and will continue through to June 7.

Society | May 25, 2015, Monday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1392

Authorities Declare State of Emergency in Bulgaria's Mezdra Due to Rain, Floods

A state of emergency was declared at midnight in the northwestern Bulgarian town of Mezdra due to the torrential rainfalls and floods.

Society » Incidents | May 25, 2015, Monday // 12:11 | Viewed: 3903

Sun, Rain and Hails To Take Over Bulgaria

After a night of steady rain and thunderstorms across Bulgaria, the weather is expected to remain cloudy and with high probability of precipitations.

Society » Environment | May 25, 2015, Monday // 08:40 | Viewed: 2103

Ethnic Clashes Raise Turmoil in Bulgaria’s Village of Garmen

The road between the villages of Marchevo and Garmen was blocked Sunday at around 10 am and lasted for a little over four hours.

Society » Incidents | May 24, 2015, Sunday // 17:05 | Viewed: 2786

Thunderstorms Expected Across Bulgaria

Rain, thunderstorms and hail are projected for today’s May 24, according to the official data presented by the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Society » Environment | May 24, 2015, Sunday // 11:57 | Viewed: 1742

Bulgaria Celebrates National Day of Culture and Slavic Script

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, Educational Minister Prof.

Society » Culture | May 24, 2015, Sunday // 10:55 | Viewed: 2160

Bulgarian Archaeologists to Work on Uncovering Acropolis of Perperikon

Bulgarian archaeologists are to concentrate their efforts on uncovering the acropolis of the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon in the forthcoming months.

Society » Archaeology | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 17:01 | Viewed: 4618

Bulgarian National Television Releases Trailer for 2015 Junior Eurovision

The Bulgarian National Television (BNT) released a trailer for the 2015 Junior Eurovision, which will be held on November 21 at the Arena Armeec hall in Sofia.

Society » Culture | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1566

Video Promotes Bulgaria's Plovdiv as 2019 European Capital of Culture

A video, which will be broadcasted by more than 30 televisions, advertises the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv as the 2019 European Capital of Culture.

Society » Culture | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 13:54 | Viewed: 2760

School Teachers in Bulgaria Decreased by 70 % in Past Fifteen Years

At present there are 85 000 teachers employed in secondary education in Bulgaria, which represents a decrease by 70 % in the past fifteen years.

Society » Education | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 13:05 | Viewed: 2325

73% of Bulgaria's Bathing Waters Were of Excellent Quality in 2014

In Bulgaria, 69 out of a total of 94 bathing waters or 73.4 % were deemed as being of excellent quality in 2014.

Society » Environment | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1462

Fatboy Slim to Headline This Year's SOLAR SUMMER

This year's 12-th edition of the SOLAR SUMMER festival will take place in the course of seven consecutive weekends at the newly constructed Cacao Beach Club.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 3436

OPERA OPEN to Take Over All of Plovdiv

The second edition of the summer festival OPERA OPEN in Plovdiv will be taking place outside the stage of the Ancient Theater.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 13:31 | Viewed: 2065

Eco Festival Takes Over Sofia

Green Days 2015 is an eco festival set to take place in Sofia starting May 21 through to May 24.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1828

Bulgarian Archaeologists Discover Roman Villa near Struma Motorway Route

A Roman villa from the time of Constantine the Great was discovered by archaeologists along the route of the Struma motorway near the western village of Mursalevo.

Society » Archaeology | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 09:56 | Viewed: 2668

Minor Earthquake Registered in Black Sea Near Bulgaria's Primorsko

A minor earthquake of magnitude 2.6 on the Richter scale was registered on Wednesday in the Black Sea near the Bulgarian town of Primorsko.

Society » Environment | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 16:51 | Viewed: 1247

Facebook Messenger Video Chat Now Available in Bulgaria

The Free Facebook Messenger Video Chat is already available in Bulgaria.

Society | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 14:10 | Viewed: 1241

Bulgaria Court Revokes 2015 Minimum Wage Bill

The Supreme Administrative Court (VAS) has overturned a government decree which set the minimum wage in the country at BGN 360-380.

Society | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1496