Society

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: 4078

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: 1762

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: 3344

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: 2112

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: 2399

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: 1682

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: 2721

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: 2005

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: 1766

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: 4230

Remembrance March to Communist Prison in Bulgaria’s Lovech

The Union of Democratic Forces party in Bulgaria's Lovech organized Saturday a remembrance march to the prison outside the city where the communist regime kept political prisoners.

Society | March 21, 2009, Saturday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2181

Bulgarian Director’s Film Project Gets German Backing

German production company LE Vision has agreed to co-produce the latest project of Bulgarian director Stephan Komandarev.

Society » Culture | March 20, 2009, Friday // 09:06 | Viewed: 2282

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: 3319

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: 2543

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: 2748

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: 5806

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: 2084

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: 8528

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: 1822

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: 105943

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: 2356
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