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Bulgaria Joins Earth Hour Message against Global Warming

28 cities and towns from all over Bulgaria and 45 buildings in Sofia will join Earth Hour 2009 Saturday evening.

Society » Environment | March 28, 2009, Saturday // 10:12 | Viewed: 3628

Bulgaria School Students More Drunk Than EU Colleagues

Bulgarian students are more often drunk and smoke a lot more than the majority of their European colleagues.

Society » Education | March 27, 2009, Friday // 11:05 | Viewed: 3673

Scores of Babies Mysteriously Disappear from Sofia Maternity Hospital

The entire documentation about abandoned babies at the Sofia "Sheinovo" maternity hospital for the 2003-2008 period is missing.

Society | March 26, 2009, Thursday // 19:15 | Viewed: 3003

Bulgaria Media Council: TV Reality Show Violates Law

The TV reality show "Fear Factor" violates clauses of the Bulgarian Radio and Television Act.

Society | March 26, 2009, Thursday // 18:29 | Viewed: 2428

Bulgaria Birth Rate Catches Up with EU leaders

The National Statistical Institute has announced that the father of every fifth child born in Bulgaria is unknown.

Society | March 26, 2009, Thursday // 11:03 | Viewed: 20209

Germany Most Popular Destination for Bulgaria Emigrants

According to data from the National Statistical Institute (NSI), 16 % of the Bulgarians who left the country in 2008 headed for Germany.

Society | March 26, 2009, Thursday // 09:14 | Viewed: 2661

Hurricane Winds Kill Two Bulgarian Immigrants in Greece

Two Bulgarian immigrants died Wednesday in Greece as hurricane force winds hit the Peloponnese Peninsula.

Society | March 25, 2009, Wednesday // 17:57 | Viewed: 2404

Bulgaria Population Continues to Decline

The permanent population of Bulgaria was slightly over 7,5 million people at the end of 2008.

Society | March 25, 2009, Wednesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 5371

Bulgaria Celebrates Annunciation

All Bulgarian Christians celebrate Wednesday one of the most important Christian holidays, the Annunciation. .

Society » Culture | March 25, 2009, Wednesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 2273

Bulgaria TV Channel Extends Regrets for Tragic Youngster Death

The Bulgarian TV Channel "Nova Televizia" has issued an official media statement expressing regrets about the tragic incident that took the life of a teenager.

Society | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 2220

Energy Giant Offers Financial Support to Study of Italian Language in Bulgaria

The Italian Energy giant, Enel, made a donation to seven Bulgarian schools for intensive Italian classes.

Society » Education | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 17:29 | Viewed: 2322

Bulgaria Boy Dies while Imitating TV Reality Show

A 13-year-old boy from the Danube town of Kozloduy died Monday while imitating the TV reality show "Fear Factor."

Society | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 4062

Bulgaria National Theater Sets Collapse Injuring Two Actors

Two actors from Bulgaria's National Theater have been badly injured during rehearsal Tuesday.

Society | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 14:34 | Viewed: 1753

Bulgarians Donate Record 40 M for Charities in 2008

Bulgarians slated a record BGN 40 M for charities during 2008.

Society | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 14:06 | Viewed: 3317

Bulgaria PM Stanishev Calls for Church Unity

The Bulgarian government will do everything possible to help the Bulgarian Orthodox Church achieve unity.

Society » Culture | March 23, 2009, Monday // 14:58 | Viewed: 2073

Patriotic Readers Select Vazov's "Under the Yoke" as Bulgaria's Favorite Novel

The novel "Under the Yoke" by renowned Bulgarian writer Ivan Vazov officially became Sunday night Bulgaria's favorite novel.

Society » Culture | March 23, 2009, Monday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2350

Sofia Mayor Administration Gets Poor Marks

The most popular politician in Bulgaria just until recently, Sofia mayor Boyko Borissov is seeing his image crumbling down in the wake of a heavy garbage crisis, a poll shows.

Society | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1650

Croatian Hit by Bulgarian Driver in Sofia, Dies

A Croatian national was killed and five other injured in a heavy crash in Sofia on Sunday morning.

Society | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 12:56 | Viewed: 2689

UK Reality TV Celebrity Dies at 27

British reality TV celebrity Jade Goody died in her sleep this weekend, British media reported, following a public battle with cancer.

Society » Obituaries | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 10:24 | Viewed: 1958

Bulgarian Killed in Italy Crash

A Bulgarian national has been killed in a car crash in the district of Emilia Romagna, Italy, local media reported.

Society | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1755

Severe Power Outages in Southwest Bulgaria over Snowfall

The inclement weather and heavy snowfall has caused power outages in much of Southwest Bulgaria on Friday night and on Saturday.

Society | March 21, 2009, Saturday // 12:53 | Viewed: 4200
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