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Bulgaria Issues Carpet Producing Craft Coin

A coin, dedicated to the crafts carried in Bulgaria is to go into circulation on October 23. It comes second in a series of silver commemorative coins, issued by the central bank to honour Bulgaria's crafts.

Society | October 22, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1719

Bulgaria's War on Wheels Claims 2 Lives Overnight

Two passengers died as 20 car crashes were reported overnight in Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. A total of 26 people were injured, including one, whose condition is critical.

Society | October 22, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 911

Heavy Rainfall Forecast for Bulgaria

Large parts of Bulgaria should brace themselves for heavy rainfall over the next two days, Bulgaria's weather forecasters said on Friday. Close to 30 litres per square meter are expected to fall throughout the country, peaking in central and southern Bul

Society | October 21, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1836

3 Pregnant Women Die in Chain Crash in Bulgaria

Three pregnant women died in a chain crash near the village of Graf Ignatievo in central Bulgaria, the country's Interior Ministry said on Sunday. The trio were returning from a wedding when the two cars they were using collided for unknown reasons, aggr

Society | October 21, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1598

Bulgaria's PM Opens New Mobile Crane at Burgas Port

Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev opened Saturday a new mobile crane at the port in Bulgaria's seaside city of Burgas. The hoisting capacity of the facility, which has been produced in Italy, is 100 tons.

Society | October 20, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1751

First Snow Surprises Bulgaria

The first snowflakes for this winter season have started falling over Bulgaria's capital Sofia, the towns of Pernik and Dragoman on Saturday evening, surprising some and delighting others.

Society | October 20, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2862

Bulgaria-Based International Culture Foundation Marks 25th Anniversary

The oldest culture foundation, based in Bulgaria, St.St.

Society | October 20, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1212

Car Bumps into Fence in Bulgaria, Driver Dies

An elderly Bulgarian died after his car bumped into a fence of a building in the village of Kameno on Friday afternoon. The accident occurred as a result of the extremely high speed the man was driving with, local police reported.

Society | October 20, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1453

Road Carnage in Bulgaria Claims 5 Lives Overnight

A total of five people were killed in 24 heavy car crashes overnight in Bulgaria, according to official data.

Society | October 20, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1216

Quick Baked Fish

INGREDIENTS: * 1 1/2 to 2 pound fish fillets (orange roughy, catfish, haddock, etc.

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 825

Breastfeeding Smells Spur Other Women Towards Sex

A new study has found that breastfeeding puts women other than the new mom in the mood for sex.

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1098

Lucky Bulgarian Wins BGN 116,000 from State Lottery

The 13th draw of Bulgaria's state lottery proved lucky for the holder of a ticket worth just BGN 2, who won BGN 116,400, the lottery said on Friday. The identity of the winner was not disclosed, as it is always kept secret, but he or she can claim their

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1331

1 Dies in Taxi, Bus Frontal Collision in Bulgaria

One man was killed after a taxi and a bus crashed in Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia in the early hours of Friday. The victim is the driver of the cab, who died on spot.

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1228

2 Killed, 18 Injured in Car Crashes Overnight in Bulgaria

Two passengers died as 19 heavy car crashes were reported overnight in Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. A total of 18 people were injured in the hits, including three, who are in critical condition.

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1232

Bulgarian Doctors' Union Marks 106th Anniversary

Bulgaria marks Friday the 106th anniversary since the establishment of the oldest organization in the country - the Doctors' Union. The medical workers are to celebrate the official holiday on the day of their patron Saint.

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1252

Mini Pigs are Big Success on Farm

A Devon fun farm is reaping the rewards of a nine-year breeding programme for miniature pigs. The pigs, which are about a fifth of the size of ordinary pigs, have been a hit with visitors at Pennywell Farm.

Society | October 19, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2057

University Lector Hit by Train in Bulgaria, Dies

A 63-year-old lector from Bulgaria's Shumen University died after he was hit by a train early on Thursday. Simeon Parvulov was run over by the machine while he was crossing the railway line near Trakiya station.

Society | October 18, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1295

Striking Teachers' Bus Crashes on Way to Protest Rally in Sofia

A bus, transporting a group of striking teachers from Bulgaria's town of Lovech, crashed against a car while moving to Sofia, where the passengers should have joined the protest rally over their low wages. No lives were claimed as a result of the hit.

Society | October 18, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1047

Turkish Truck Driver Dies in Crash in Bulgaria

A Turkish national died after the heavy-loaded truck, driven by him, hit against a tank-car on the road between the villages of Ezerche and Osenets in the early hours of Thursday. The accident occurred after the truck veered into the opposite lane in att

Society | October 18, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1146

Palaeontologists Find New Huge Dino Species

South American palaeontologists have unveiled a new titanosaur species that lived 88 million years ago in Argentina. It is one of the largest fossils ever discovered, BBC reported.

Society | October 17, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1217

Banderas, Stoichkov Meet for Lunch in Sofia Restaurant

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas and the football star Hristo Stoichkov met for a lunch in a restaurant in Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia on Tuesday. "I know Bulgaria, even if indirectly, from you," Banderas told the ex-manager of Bulgaria's national f

Society | October 16, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2231
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