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40 Years from the First Satellite Signal from Bulgaria to Space

August 17 this year makes 40 years since the launch of the first satellite-to-space signal in Bulgaria.

Society | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1395

Earthquake in Azerbaijan

A quake of magnitude 3.

Society » Environment | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 13:00 | Viewed: 1788

Cyrilic Creator on the Internet Andrey Chernov Died

The owner of the Vesomosti newspaper Demian Kudryvtsev announced the death of one of the creators of the Russian-language segment on the Internet and the author of the KOI-9R protocol, Andy Chernov.

Society » Obituaries | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 12:21 | Viewed: 2971

Kidnapper in Dutch Radio Station Surrendered

Dutch police arrested a man who was captured this morning in a radio station in the city of Hilversum, the Dutch radio-television corporation reported.

Society » Incidents | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 12:18 | Viewed: 1776

NIMH: Mostly Sunny Temperatures Up to 34°

The weather will be mostly sunny today with maximum temperatures of between 29° and 34°, according to  the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH), quoted by FOCUS News Agency.

Society » Environment | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1284

HBO Social Media Hacked

HBO's Facebook and Twitter accounts have been compromised in the latest cyber security breach to hit the firm.

Society | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 11:15 | Viewed: 1462

28-Year-Old Hungarian Tourist Drowned Near Pomorie, Young Man Dissappeared into the Sea Near Nessebar

A 28-year-old Hungarian tourist has drowned in the sea near Pomorie, reported bTV.

Society » Incidents | August 17, 2017, Thursday // 10:24 | Viewed: 2262

Young Man with Canoe Drowned in the Sea Near Lozenets

A 31-year-old man from Yambol has drowned while in the sea with his canoe.

Society » Incidents | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 15:55 | Viewed: 2026

'Explosion' Erupts at London Airport as Firefighters Rush to Scene

The blaze broke out at 10.

Society » Incidents | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1950

Greece asks EU Help Due to Wildfires Made Worse by High Winds

Greece requested European civil protection assistance on Tuesday to help combat the forest fires raging near Athens, a spokesperson of the fire service, Stavroula Malliri told a press briefing, APA reports quoting Xinhua.

Society » Environment | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 13:45 | Viewed: 2176

NIMH: Mostly Sunny Today. Clouds are Expected to Develop in the Afternoon

The weather will be mostly sunny today.

Society » Environment | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 13:28 | Viewed: 1425

The Lift in Dragalevtsi Stopped Operating

The Dragalevtski lift stopped operating.

Society » Environment | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 13:23 | Viewed: 2006

The Coniferous Forests in Bulgaria are Dying

The coniferous forests in Bulgaria are dying because of a bark beetle invasion.

Society » Environment | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 12:32 | Viewed: 2476

Local Authorities in Indonesia are Considering Executing Arsonists

Against the backdrop of massive fires raging in five Indonesian provinces, a representative of local authorities has proposed a radical solution to address the problem, namely, the shooting of those who have deliberately provoked them, broadcasts Voice of

Society | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1366

Century-old Tree Collapsed and Killed People During a Religious Procession in Madeira

The victims of the fallen old tree during the religious holiday on the Portuguese island of Madeira reached 13 and the wounded were nearly 50.

Society » Incidents | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 11:06 | Viewed: 1925

SOLAR SUMMER Festival in Bulgaria Canceled Over Measures Against Loud Music

The organizers of the biggest festival of electronic music in Bulgaria Solar Summer decided to cancel the event over recent measures against noise in Black Sea resorts in which Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov, police, inspectors from the National Re

Society » Culture | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2413

Intercity Bus Burned in Obzor

Intercity bus burned in the night against Wednesday in Obzor.

Society » Incidents | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 10:31 | Viewed: 1952

Elvis Presley Died 40 Years Ago

Elvis Presley, the legendary singer and movie star who became known as the king of rock and roll, died of heart failure 40 years ago this week.

Society | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1199

Hungary Pulls Tainted Egg Products From Shelves

Hungary on Tuesday (Aug 15) became the latest European country to withdraw egg products imported from Germany containing the insecticide fipronil, Channel News Asia, reported.

Society » Environment | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1930

Bulgarian Borovsko Treasure Will Be Displayed in Norway

Bulgarian Borovsko treasure has been transported to Norway where it will take part in an international exhibition “Legends in Gold.

Society » Archaeology | August 16, 2017, Wednesday // 09:25 | Viewed: 2357

Honey Prices Go Up by 20% in Bulgaria

Price of honey in Bulgaria has gone up by 20% because of the high mortality rate of honeybees, which reaches 60% and even 100% this year.

Society » Environment | August 15, 2017, Tuesday // 17:18 | Viewed: 2242
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