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19 Overnight Crashes in Bulgaria Take No Lives

No lives were claimed in 19 heavy car crashes that occurred overnight on roads across Bulgaria in spite of the bad meteorological conditions, including the thick fog. A total of 27 passengers suffered injuries in the hits as two of them remain in critica

Society | January 12, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1510

Bulgaria's Varna Port Closed over Dense Fog

Bulgarian authorities ordered on Saturday the closing of Bulgaria's Black Sea port of Varna due to low visibility. No ships or boats are allowed to exit or enter the port, where visibility is about 150 meters.

Society | January 12, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1074

Fog Cancellations, Delays at Sofia Airport

Some Saturday flights to and from Sofia airport were cancelled or arrive with huge delays over the dense fog that still blankets whole Bulgaria. Planes, scheduled to fly to Munich, Vienna and Prague are not going to take off.

Society | January 12, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3607

Braised Balsamic Chicken

INGREDIENTS 6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves

Society | January 11, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 969

Flights at All Bulgarian Airports Cancelled over Dense Fog

Numerous flights have been cancelled at all airports across Bulgaria due to the dense fog that still blankets the country. Planes from Athens, Bologna, and Bucharest will not be allowed to land at Sofia Airport, its web site informs.

Society | January 11, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2040

Bulgaria War on Wheels Claims No Victims Overnight

No lives were claimed in 10 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, two of them in critical condition.

Society | January 11, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1102

Huge Fire Destroys Restaurant in Bulgaria's Razgrad

A huge fire enveloped Friday a restaurant in the centre of Bulgaria's town of Razgrad, burning it to the ground. There are no immediate reports of dead or injured people.

Society | January 11, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1334

Thick Fog Closes Bulgaria's Varna Port

Bulgarian authorities ordered on Friday the closing of Bulgaria's Black Sea port of Varna due to the dense fog that is still covering many parts of the country. No vessels are allowed to exit or enter the port, where visibility is quite low and the wind'

Society | January 11, 2008, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1204

Worker Falls in Liman at Bulgaria's Russe Shipyard, Dies

A worker died after falling into the liman at the shipyard in Bulgaria's Danube town of Russe in the early hours of Thursday. The accident occurred when the 39-year-old victim went to check whether some installations were frozen.

Society | January 10, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1406

3 Injured in Car, Truck Crash in Northern Bulgaria

A total of three passengers were injured after a truck hit against a car on the road between the villages of Dibich and Radko Dimitrievo, Northern Bulgaria on Thursday morning. The accident most probably occurred after the lorry veered into the opposite

Society | January 10, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2206

Bulgaria Road Carnage Claims Another Life Overnight

One passenger died as 11 heavy car crashes were reported overnight in Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. A total of 22 people were injured in the hits, including one whose condition remains critical.

Society | January 10, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1006

Emergency Lifted in Bulgaria's Worst Snowstorm Hit Municipalities

The northeastern municipalities of Russe and Dobrich have already lifted the state of emergency, imposed after the furious snowstorms in the country at the beginning of January. With temperatures rising up and most of the roads in the regions unblocked,

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1889

Nearly Half of Bulgarians Smoke - Survey

About 45% of the Bulgarians smoke, according to the preliminary results of a national study. The research conducted in November by the National Centre of Public Health Protection under the Health Ministry shows that 46,3% of the men light up regularly, c

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1693

Badly Secured Cargo May Have Caused Vanessa Shipwreck

Incorrectly stowed and secured cargo may have caused the shipwreck of Bulgarian vessel Vanessa, which sank in the Azov Sea on Thursday. Sources close to the investigators of the tragic incident have said that the scrap metal cargo may have come out of pl

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1949

Kindergarden Visor Collapses in Bulgaria, No Casualties

The visor over the entrance of a kinder-garden in the city of Plovdiv collapsed under the weight of the snow in the beginning of 2008, miraculously claiming no victims. The headmaster of the kinder-garden Radka Garkova told reporters that the heavy visor

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1397

Bulgaria Welcomes Home Vanessa Shipwreck Survivor

The only survivor so far after the shipwreck of Bulgarian cargo vessel Vanessa, which foundered in the Azov Sea on Thursday, was welcomed home on Wednesday. Mechanic Nikolay Dimitrov, who was rescued after spending 10 hours in the ice cold waters, landed

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1414

Five People Injured in Car Crash in Northern Bulgaria

Five people were taken to hospital in the town of Russe in northern Bulgaria, after sustaining injuries in a traffic accident on Wednesday morning. Traffic on the road linking the Danube town to Kubrat, 35 kilometres east of Russe, was brought to a stand

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2508

2 Killed in Car Crashes Overnight in Bulgaria

Two people died in 13 heavy car crashes, reported overnight on Wednesday in Bulgaria, according to the data of the country's Interior Ministry. A total of 20 people were injured in the hits, including one person who is in critical condition.

Society | January 9, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1190

Mayor Blames Banks' Owners for Visor Collapse in Bulgaria's Varna

The mayor of Bulgaria's coastal town of Varna Kiril Yoradnov said Tuesday the owners of the banks are to blame for the collapse of the visor over their two entries, which killed a young woman on January 2. The dead body of the 22-year-old victim has been

Society | January 8, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1533

Investigation on Vanessa Shipwreck to Take Several Months

The investigation on the case of the shipwrecked Bulgarian cargo vessel Vanessa in the Azov Sea will last for at least three months, National Investigation Service official Georgi Iliev said on Tuesday. Bulgarian investigators are working on six versions

Society | January 8, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1277

Orphanage Sex, Violence Video Causes Scandal in Bulgaria

A video featuring Bulgarian orphans engaged in scenes of sex and violence caused a scandal in the country, with prosecution declaring to deal with the case. Children from an institution in the coastal city of Burgas participated in the video, which is ac

Society | January 8, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 15552
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