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Bulgarian Security Agency Warns Of Increased Terrorist Risk

There is an increased risk of extremist and terrorist groups in Bulgaria, concluded a report of the State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Society | March 13, 2014, Thursday // 11:43 | Viewed: 1239

Bulgarian Irrigation Systems Employees Stage Nationwide Protests

Hundreds of people working for Irrigation Systems are set to begin demonstrations across Bulgaria.

Society | March 13, 2014, Thursday // 11:01 | Viewed: 978

‘Novinite’ Honored Prestigious Award at Davos Forum

Bulgaria’s “Novinite” news agency received the “Media of the Future” Award of the World Communications Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Society | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 16:00 | Viewed: 1234

WWF To Release Endangered Fish In Danube

The Bulgarian branch of WWF will release six endangered species of fish in the Danube.

Society » Environment | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1093

Bulgaria's Consumer Protection Commission Bans 243 Dangerous Goods

Nearly 70% of the 17,834 complaints received in Bulgaria's Commission for Consumer Protection in 2013 have been handled in favor of citizens, the institution reports.

Society | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1045

Bulgarian Student Wins US Award for Skin Cancer Research

The Bulgarian graduate student Nora Pencheva will receive a US award for cancer research.

Society » Health | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 13:40 | Viewed: 1558

Number of Elderly People in Bulgaria Nearing Work Force

Some 2.7 million-strong work force provides pensions to 2.2 million retired people.

Society | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 12:39 | Viewed: 1022

Bulgaria's Smoking Ban Debate To Be Rekindled Again

The debate on the total smoking ban in Bulgaria would be rekindled again.

Society » Health | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 1424

Bulgaria's Unemployment Rates Remain Unchanged in Feb 2014 - Stats

In February 2014, unemployment remained at its January levels of 12.2%, which is 0.2% higher than in February 2013, according to Bulgaria's National Employment Agency data.

Society | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1154

Bulgaria Commemorates 71 Years of Rescue of Jews

The 71th anniversary of the rescue of Bulgaria's Jews in WWII was commemorated with a solemn ceremony near the memorial sign in Bulgarian capital Sofia Monday.

Society | March 10, 2014, Monday // 15:22 | Viewed: 1235

Dream Theater To Play in Sofia

The American progressive rock band Dream Theater will play in Bulgaria's capital Sofia on July 29.

Society » Culture | March 10, 2014, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1429

Brits Saved in Bulgaria's Pirin Mountain Rescue Operation

Two British tourists were rescued in a 5-hour long operation on steep and hazardous terrain in Bulgaria's Pirin mountain, Sunday night.

Society | March 10, 2014, Monday // 12:06 | Viewed: 1375

Code Yellow Issued in 15 Bulgarian Districts

Code Yellow weather alert has been issued in 15 Bulgarian districts due to snowfall, black ice, strong wind and heavy precipitation.

Society » Environment | March 10, 2014, Monday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1403

'Out of Ukraine' Flashmob Held in front of Russian Embassy in Sofia

A demonstration in support of the new Ukrainian government was held in front of Russia's Embassy in Sofia.

Society | March 9, 2014, Sunday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1472

11-Year-Old Boy Dies in House Explosion in Bulgaria's Sevlievo

An 11-year-old boy died following an explosion at a house in Bulgaria's northern town of Sevlievo on Saturday.

Society | March 9, 2014, Sunday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1238

Seven Women Die in EU Each Day Due to Domestic Violence

Each day in the EU seven women die because of domestic violence.

Society | March 8, 2014, Saturday // 14:55 | Viewed: 1229

Men in High Heels March in Bulgaria's Sofia Against Gender Violence

Several tens of men and teenage boys marched in high heels in Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Saturday against gender violence.

Society | March 8, 2014, Saturday // 13:32 | Viewed: 1492

Rallies In Support of Russia To Be Held in Bulgaria

Rallies in support of Russia will be held in two Bulgarian cities on Friday evening.

Society | March 7, 2014, Friday // 16:22 | Viewed: 2188

Butterflies in Bulgaria's Parliament Part Of Reality Show

The strange incident in Bulgaria's Parliament on Thursday when an unidentified man released a swarm of exotic butterflies in the lobby, was part of a reality show.

Society | March 7, 2014, Friday // 12:58 | Viewed: 991

Bulgarian Journalist Held Up at Gunpoint in Crimea

Bulgarian freelance journalist has been held up at gunpoint by masked men in Crimea's Simferopol, Thursday.

Society | March 7, 2014, Friday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1582

Sand Sculptures Festival to Take Place in Burgas

For the seventh year in Bulgaria's city of Burgas will take place the Sand Sculptures Festival.

Society » Culture | March 6, 2014, Thursday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1405
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