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No Lives Claimed in 13 Hellish Crashes Overnight in Bulgaria

No lives were claimed in 13 heavy car crashes reported overnight across Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. A total of 15 people were injured in the hits, including three, whose condition is critical.

Society | October 29, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1001

Bulgarians Get One Hour More of Sleep on Election Day

Bulgarians will set clocks back one hour at 4.00 am sharp on October 28 when they are voting in nationwide local elections.

Society | October 27, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1251

1 Dies on Roads across Bulgaria Overnight

One more Bulgarian lost his life as 16 heavy car crashes were reported overnight across the country, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. Another 19 people were injured in the hits, including several, whose condition is critical.

Society | October 27, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1100

2 Teenagers, Man Killed in Car Crash in Bulgaria

A 25-year-old man and two teenagers died after the car they were travelling in crashed against a tree along the road between Bulgaria's villages of Izbegli and Konush in the early hours of Saturday. The accident was caused by the driver, who tried to mak

Society | October 27, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2457

Bulgaria Culture Min Awarded over Strengthening Relations with Italy

The Italian association "Umbri in Bulgaria" is to award Saturday Bulgaria's Culture Minister Stefan Danailov over his contribution to the development of the culture relations between the two countries. Minister Danailov will receive "The Award of Sofia f

Society | October 27, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 987

Chi Chi's Margarita Marinade

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Society | October 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 777

Bulgarian Khans' Treasures on Display in Sofia Gallery

Magnificent golden copies of Bulgarian khans' treasures have been exhibited in the gallery of EIBank in the capital city of Sofia. The exhibition is a joint project of the bank, which hosts it, and Bulgaria's National Museum of History.

Society | October 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2371

Bulgaria Buries 2 Mine Collapse Victims

Relatives and friends are to bid Friday last farewell to the two miners, who died after being buried under piles of earth in a mine near the south-western Bulgarian town of Simitli. The funerals will take place in the victims' home village of Polena.

Society | October 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1109

Bulgaria Road Carnage Claims Yet Another Life Overnight

One passenger was killed in 17 heavy car crashes reported overnight in Bulgaria, according to official data of the Interior Ministry.

Society | October 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1281

Sunshine Marks "Winter Herald" in Orthodox Bulgaria

Orthodox Bulgarians mark Friday the St Dimitar Day, believed to herald the beginning of winter. According to Christian mythology, St Dimitar, "master of frost and snow", rides a red horse and the year's first snowflakes fall from his white beard.

Society | October 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1035

Disabled People Gather in Sofia to Protest against Genocide

More than 200 handicapped people gathered Thursday in front of the Bulgarian parliament to protest against the genocide of the people with disabilities.

Society | October 25, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1325

2 Die on Roads across Bulgaria Overnight

Two more Bulgarians lost their lives as 16 heavy car crashes were reported overnight across the country, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. Another 16 people were injured in the hits, including one, whose condition is critical.

Society | October 25, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1015

Bus, Car Crash Kills Councillor Wife in Bulgaria

A 38-year-old woman died on spot after the car she was driving bumped against a bus on the road between Bulgaria's seaside cities of Burgas and Pomorie on Wednesday. The victim was the wife of the councillor Todor Stamboliev from Burgas municipality.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2427

Construction Worker Killed in Land Collapse in Sofia

A 28-year-old worker was killed after moist-laden land buried him on a construction site in Druzhba district in Sofia.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1138

Bulgarian Students Protest against Obligatory Matriculations

Bulgarian students staged a protest against the introduction of the obligatory matriculations in front of Education Ministry building in downtown Sofia on Wednesday. The students claimed they have not been adequately prepared for passing such exams becau

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1129

Beckham, Zidane Join St. Petersburg's Waxworks Collection on Display in Sofia

The figures of the legendary football players David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane joined the exhibition of Saint Petersburg's museum of waxworks collection, which is still on display in Sofia.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4631

2 Killed in Mine Collapse in Bulgaria

The two miners, who were buried under piles of earth in a mine near the south-western Bulgarian town of Simitli at noon, have died, Darik News reported. Vassil Blagoev was the first miner to be found by the rescue teams in a gallery in the Oranovo mine a

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1217

Cockroaches Conceived in Space are Born

A Russian cockroach called Nadezhda (Hope) has given birth to the first creatures ever conceived in space, scientists in Voronezh, central Russia, said Wednesday. Nadezhda conceived while on the Foton-M bio-satellite September 14-26 flight.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1236

Bulgarian Mine Accident Claims First Miner's Life

One of the miners, who were buried under piles of earth in a gallery in the Oranovo mine near the southwest Bulgarian town Simitli on Wedneday at noon, has died, Darik News reported. The killed miner is Vassil Blagoev.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 956

Shuttle Discovery Lifts Off to Challenging Mission

The space shuttle Discovery rocketed into space Tuesday, carrying a crew of seven on a challenging two-week mission to continue construction of the International Space Station. The flight includes five spacewalks, the most of any shuttle mission.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1343

2 Miners Buried in Mine in Bulgaria, Still Alive

Two miners were buried under piles of earth in a gallery in the Oranovo mine near the southwest Bulgarian town Simitli on Wedneday at noon, Darik News reported. One of the miners has already been taken out from under the heap, but is still in the mine.

Society | October 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 942
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