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Bulgaria War on Wheels Claims 4 Lives Overnight

Four people died as 25 hellish car crashes were reported overnight across Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. Other 24 passengers were injured in the hits, as three of them are in critical condition.

Society | August 20, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1069

Kardam's Medical State Remains Unchanged

Bulgarian Prince Kardam, the eldest son of Simeon Saxe-Koburg, remains in the intensive care unit of the Madrid hospital "October 12th" with injuries sustained during a serious car accident near Madrid last Friday. Kardam is still in a coma and his condi

Society | August 19, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1665

German Gothic Metal Band Crematory to Thrill Bulgarian Fans

Germany's gothic metal band Crematory is to stage a concert in Sofia's Hristo Botev hall on September 27 as part of their European tour. Their Bulgarian fans could already buy tickets for the event at the price of BGN 25, organizers announced.

Society | August 19, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3701

Bulgaria Milk Producers to Block Shipka Pass without Permission

More than 1,000 milk producers from across Bulgaria threatened to block Shipka pass on Thursday even without having a permission to stage a protest over their unpaid subsidies there. "We will stay there until some of the rulers come to hold negotiations

Society | August 19, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1611

Bulgaria to Have First Certified Guide Dog Instructors

A training course for guide dogs instructors is being organized for the first time in Bulgaria and six Bulgarians are going to receive certificates as instructors of guide dogs for the blind. The training course began in July and will end in December of

Society | August 18, 2008, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1889

Bulgaria Prince Kardam Kept in Artificial Coma

The medical condition of Prince Kardam, the eldest son of Bulgaria's former Tsar and PM Simeon Saxe-Coburg, remains critical as he is being kept in an artificial coma because of the sharp pain he would felt after the heavy crash he survived Friday in Madr

Society | August 18, 2008, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7051

30 Injured in 26 Heavy Crashes in Bulgaria Overnight

A total of 30 people were injured as 26 heavy car crashes were reported overnight across Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. Luckily no lives were claimed, but doctors said one of the passengers hurt is in critical conditi

Society | August 18, 2008, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1219

Experts Speak over Problem with Stray Dogs, Rabies at Press Conference in Sofia

A special press conference over the problem with the stray dogs will be hold Monday in Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia. Officials are to present a new program for preventing rabies spreading among the homeless animals, which will be launched in 2009.

Society | August 18, 2008, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 21082

Bulgaria's Svilengrad Area Suffers Severe Damage Due to Reckless Fire

The cause of the fire that has been raging for the last three days near the Svilengrad villages of Studena, Ravna Gora and Matochina has been defined as carelessness and not arson by the Police investigators. The investigation has further revealed that t

Society | August 17, 2008, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2030

Bulgaria's Blagoevgrad Cancels Gathering of Bulgarians Living Abroad

The Municipality of Blagoevgrad has cancelled the gathering of Bulgarians living abroad, which was scheduled for August 22nd and 23rd due to lack of interest and the small number of potential participants. The artistic program that was scheduled to take

Society | August 17, 2008, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1613

Bulgaria Prince Kardam Still in Critical Condition

The medical condition of Prince Kardam, the eldest son on Simeon Saxe-Coburg remains critical, but his breathing and vital signs have improved, according to Galiya Dicheva, spokesperson of the Former Bulgarian Tsar and Former Prime Minister. According to

Society | August 17, 2008, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5214

Eldest Son of Bulgaria's Former King in Coma after Crashing in Madrid

The eldest son of Bulgaria's ex-king Simeon Saxe-Coburg Gotha, Prince Kardam, is in a coma after the heavy crash he was involved in late on Friday on a Madrid highway. His wife, Miriam Ungria, who was also in the vehicle at the time of the accident, suff

Society | August 16, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5951

5 Killed in Bulgaria War on Wheels Overnight

A total of 25 heavy traffic accidents have occurred in Bulgaria over the last 24 hours claiming the lives of five people and sending 27 to the hospitals with injuries, according to the Interior Ministry's press-center. Two of the passengers hurt are in c

Society | August 16, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1466

Eldest Son of Bulgaria's Former King, Wife Injured in Hellish Crash in Madrid

The eldest son of Bulgaria's ex-king Simeon Saxe-Coburg Gotha and his wife suffered serious injuries after a heavy crash that occurred late on Friday on a Madrid highway. Prince Kardam, 46, and his spouse Miriam Ungria survived after their car hit into

Society | August 16, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2656

Christians in Bulgaria Celebrate Virgin Mary Assumption

Bulgarians join August 15 the Christian world - Orthodox and Catholic - in celebrating one of the major religious holidays, the Assumption of Virgin Mary. According to Christian tradition the body and soul of Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, was lifted

Society | August 15, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2175

Three Die on Bulgarian Roads Overnight

Three people died as 26 heavy car crashes were reported overnight across Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. Other 27 people were injured in the hits, as four of them are in critical condition.

Society | August 15, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1225

Bulgaria to Close Over 350 Schools by School Year's Start

Over 60% of the Bulgarian schools would have to start the school year with maintenance difficulties, if the government does not allocate the promised additional BGN 61 M. The warning was issued Thursday the Bulgarian Teachers Trade Union.

Society | August 14, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2122

Child Killed, One More Injured in Car Crash in Bulgaria

A 10-year-old child died and another one suffered serious injuries after the car they were riding in crashed against a billboard along the road near Bulgaria's village of Topolchane on Thursday. The accident occurred as the man behind the wheel, 67, was

Society | August 14, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1262

One Dies on Bulgarian Roads Overnight

A man died as 16 heavy car crashes were reported overnight across Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. Other 18 people were injured in the hits, as two of them are in critical condition.

Society | August 14, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 872

Bulgaria Introduces Huge Fines for Fake Emergency Calls

Fines of up to BGN 20,000 for fake alerts made over the new emergency 112 phone line are included in the project for the new Law for the National Emergency Call System with an Unified European Number. The measures were announced by the Cabinet's press-ce

Society | August 13, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3264

3 Killed in Bulgaria War on Wheels Overnight

A total of 21 heavy traffic accidents have occurred in Bulgaria over the last 24 hours claiming the lives of three people and sending 24 to the hospitals with injuries, according to the Interior Ministry's press-center. Two of the passengers hurt are in

Society | August 13, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1504
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