Bulgaria Strandja Nature Park Faces Deadly Threat – Report

The Stranja Nature Park in Southeast Bulgaria is threatened with destruction by landed interest of local mayors.

Society » Environment | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 20:03 | Viewed: 3285

Bulgaria Education Ministry Mulls Ban on Religious Symbols Display

Students with Christian crosses or girls with Muslim scarves will no longer be allowed in Bulgarian public schools.

Society » Education | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2515

Winter Refuses to Leave Bulgaria, Snow Forecast

Bulgaria will be in the grip of a Mediterranean front bringing inclement weather over the next three days.

Society | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 13:24 | Viewed: 2742

Russian Honorary Consul in Bulgaria's Burgas Accused of Human Trafficking

Russia's Honorary Consul in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Burgashas been accused of being involved in human trafficking.

Society | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 09:19 | Viewed: 5762

Star Actress Natasha Richardson Dies at 45

British actress Natasha Richardson has died in a New York hospital at the age of 45.

Society » Obituaries | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2077

German-Bulgarian Author Iliya Troyanov: Bulgaria Is Still Living the Past

Bulgaria has the worst track record in Eastern Europe in dealing with its communist past, according to the renown German writer of Bulgarian origin, Iliya Troyanov (German spelling: Ilija Trojanow).

Society | March 18, 2009, Wednesday // 19:57 | Viewed: 8500

Bulgaria Goes on Daylight Saving Time March 29

If you are in Bulgaria on March 29, don't forget to put the hands of your clocks one hour forward.

Society | March 18, 2009, Wednesday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1821

Bulgaria Magura Cave Paintings Exhibited for First Time

A photo exhibition of the unique inaccessible prehistoric images from the walls of the Magura Cave in north-western Bulgaria, has been put on display at the cave's entrance.

Society | March 18, 2009, Wednesday // 15:08 | Viewed: 105430

Varna College Students Demand Severe Punishment for Vicious Crimes

College students in the Bulgarian Black Sea capital Varna are organizing Tuesday a march under the motto "We are humans. Let's not forget it this time."

Society | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 10:48 | Viewed: 2349

September 11 Attacks Celebrated in Bulgarian Mountain Villages

In some of the Bulgarian Rhodopi Mountain villages September 11 2001 was a day of celebration

Society | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 09:59 | Viewed: 18184

Patricia Kaas to Perform in Bulgaria Mid-June

Famous French singer and actress Patricia Kaas will stage a concert in Bulgaria's capital Sofia on June 12 as part of her world tour.

Society » Culture | March 16, 2009, Monday // 15:45 | Viewed: 4067

Bulgaria Waste Workers Stage Surprise Sofia Protest

Over 2000 workers from the Bulgarian waste disposal company Novera have staged a spontaneous protest in front of the Sofia City Hall.

Society | March 16, 2009, Monday // 13:24 | Viewed: 2023

"For My Father" Takes Plaudits at Sofia Film Festival

The Israeli-German co-production, 'For My Father', has won the top film prize at the 13th Sofia International Film Festival.

Society » Culture | March 16, 2009, Monday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1951

Elderly Man Collapses, Dies before Bulgaria's PM Eyes

An elderly man went into a cardiac arrest and died during the presentation of a book written by Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev.

Society | March 15, 2009, Sunday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1542

Bulgaria Marks World Consumer Rights Day

Bulgaria marks Sunday the annual World Consumer Rights Day, as a sign of celebration and solidarity with the international consumer movement.

Society | March 15, 2009, Sunday // 12:35 | Viewed: 3249

BGN 16 M to Be Given for Bulgarian Movies in 2009

The Bulgarian Ministry of Culture's 2009 budget foresees BGN 16 M for Bulgarian movie production.

Society » Culture | March 14, 2009, Saturday // 14:31 | Viewed: 2207

Minister Maslarova Set to Enter Bulgarian VIP Brother House

Bulgarian Minister of Labour and Social Policy, Emilia Maslarova, will enter the VIP Brother reality show.

Society | March 14, 2009, Saturday // 08:44 | Viewed: 2316

Comatosed Victim of Staviiski Crash Returns to Veliko Tarnovo

Manuela Gorsova returned to her parent's home 18 months after falling into a coma as result of the traffic accident caused by world figure skating champion Maxim Staviiski.

Society | March 13, 2009, Friday // 19:57 | Viewed: 3244

Personal Electronic Health Signature Launches in Bulgaria

A Bulgarian system for personal electronic health signature is being introduced and tested on Friday.

Society | March 13, 2009, Friday // 16:38 | Viewed: 1699

Light Earthquake Shakes Bulgaria's Pavlikeni

A light earthquake was felt Friday afternoon (2:22 pm) in Central Bulgaria, the Geophysics Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences informs.

Society | March 13, 2009, Friday // 16:24 | Viewed: 1826

Court Rules Bulgarian Byzantine Treasure Should be returned by Greece

A Bulgarian court has ruled for the confiscation of the nine Byzantine plates purchased by three Greek museums in 2004. The confiscation is possible on the basis of a special EU law, which Greece has not yet adopted, according to the Greek daily newspaper

Society » Culture | March 13, 2009, Friday // 12:42 | Viewed: 3136
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