Society

Bulgaria Prostitutes Protest over Alleged Plovdiv Police Abuse

A scandal has broken out between prostitutes and police in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv, after allegations of sexual and physical abuse.

Society | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 18:34 | Viewed: 15684

Turkish Man Pays BGN 26 000 for Seeing Madonna's Sofia Concert

A Turkish citizen who came to Madonna's concert in Sofia Saturday night was detained at the Bulgaria-Turkey border as he was leaving the country.

Society | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 2624

Italy Grants Amnesty to Thousands of Bulgarian Illegal Workers

Illegal Bulgarian migrant laborers, working as housekeepers or looking after sick and old people in Italy, can benefit from the amnesty the country introduced for this sector, coming into effect on September 1.

Society | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 4552

Bulgaria Follows Dutch Model to Cut Traffic Accidents

Bulgaria Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, has proposed a change to the Law on Road Traffic, in which drivers will have to pay fines before being allowed to appeal against them.

Society | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1342

Only Bulgaria Publishing House in Serbia Faces Bankruptcy

The only Bulgarian publishing house in Serbia, "Bratstvo" (Brotherhood) is facing bankruptcy after its budget this year was reduced by 75 % compared to 2008.

Society | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1557

Woman Accused of Enslaving Kids Extradited from Bulgaria to US

A woman who is accused of forcing three girls into servitude by beating them and claiming she was Christ has been extradited to the United States from Bulgaria to face federal charges.

Society | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 08:20 | Viewed: 1623

Bulgaria Police Thank Fans for Behaving during Madonna's Concert

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry has thanked all those 60 000 fans who attended Madonna's concert in Sofia Saturday for their decent behavior.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 19:41 | Viewed: 1816

Subway Commuters in Bulgaria Capital Sofia Enjoy Free Porn

Graphic porn images shocked the commuters at the Serdica Metro Station in the Bulgarian capital on Monday.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 18:37 | Viewed: 12062

Stupefying Traffic Jams Plague Bulgaria's Capital Sofia

Enormous traffic jams plagued much of Bulgaria's capital Monday because of repair works of the central heating system.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 17:57 | Viewed: 2870

Miss Summer 2009 Beauty Contest Kicks off in Bulgaria Sozopol

14 beauties from all over the world are arriving to the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Sozopol in order to take part in the Miss Summer International 2009 competition.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 14:36 | Viewed: 4669

Bulgaria Sees Two Train Accidents, No Injuries

Two train accidents have occurred in different parts of Bulgaria, but no injuries have been reported.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 14:09 | Viewed: 1954

Bulgaria Fights International Adoption Abuses

Bulgaria will tighten the control and fight the abuses in international adoption procedures by changing three enactments.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2126

India Abandons Bulgaria Equipped Moon Mission

India's space agency has abandoned its inaugural moon mission a day after scientists lost communication with the Bulgarian equipped Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft.

Society | August 31, 2009, Monday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1154

Madonna Tours Jewish Holy Sites after Bulgaria Gig

A day after staging the biggest concert in Bulgaria's music history on Saturday evening and skipping to spend the night in its capital Sofia, Madonna headed to Jerusalem's Old City where she toured an ancient tunnel near the Western Wall.

Society » Culture | August 31, 2009, Monday // 08:19 | Viewed: 1883

Bulgaria Supermoto Race Canceled after Competitor Dies

The supermoto race in Dolna Mitropoliya was cancelled after the death of Marian Tsankov, a 36-year-old competitor.

Society | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 18:33 | Viewed: 2144

Missing Bodies Discovered in Bulgaria Lake after 8 Years

The bodies of a 31-year-old man and a 15-year-old girl, who disappeared 8 years ago, have been found in a lake in the Haskovo region of Bulgaria.

Society | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 13:53 | Viewed: 2022

India Looses Contact with Bulgaria Equipped Moon Mission

Indian space scientists have lost contact with their unmanned moon mission, Chandrayaan-I, which includes a Bulgarian made payload.

Society | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 12:29 | Viewed: 1578

Bulgaria Traffic Police Out in Force on Burgas-Sofia Highway

The Bulgarian Traffic Police have reported that they have set up 9 extra check points on the Burgas - Sofia highway in an attempt to control an expected boom in holiday traffic.

Society | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 11:06 | Viewed: 2763

Madonna Saves Bulgarian Audience Roma Discrimination Talk

US pop star Madonna made no mention of the discrimination against the Roma during her concert in the Bulgarian capital Sofia Saturday night.

Society » Culture | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 01:20 | Viewed: 3720

Madonna Rocks Sofia for 2 h in Biggest Concert on Bulgarian Soil

US pop star Madonna rocked the Bulgarian capital Sofia Saturday night from 10 pm until 12 am in her first ever concert in Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | August 30, 2009, Sunday // 00:32 | Viewed: 5336

60,000 Gather for Madonna Gig in Bulgaria's Capital

A total of sixty thousand Bulgarians and foreigners have gathered for Madonna's concert in Sofia's stadium on Saturday night, which has been described as the largest gig ever organized here.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2009, Saturday // 19:13 | Viewed: 2364
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