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6 Bulgarian Districts Bracing for Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms, Hail

A "code orange" weather alert for heavy rain, thunderstorms, and hail has been declared in six Bulgarian districts, while 19 other districts are under a "code yellow" alert.

Society » Environment | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 10:10 | Viewed: 1279

Bulgaria 'to Resettle' 2000 Refugees - Report

Authorities are planning to resettle two thousands of people who have been granted refugee or humanitarian status until the end of 2014, a Bulgarian daily writes.

Society | July 21, 2014, Monday // 16:54 | Viewed: 684

New Fund to Raise Money for Culture in Bulgaria's Sofia

A newly founded Cultural Innovation Fund will raise private and public funds for alternative contemporary art, Sofia mayor Yordanka Fandakova announced Monday.

Society » Culture | July 21, 2014, Monday // 15:48 | Viewed: 587

3 Police Officers Injured in Roma Clashes in Bulgaria's Stara Zagora

Three police officers have been injured in the clashes that broke out Monday in the Roma district in Bulgaria's city of Stara Zagora.

Society | July 21, 2014, Monday // 15:12 | Viewed: 820

1 in 10 Convicted to Jail Criminals in Bulgaria Is Hiding

Roughly one in 10 convicted to jail criminals in Bulgaria is hiding from the law, reports Sega daily.

Society | July 21, 2014, Monday // 14:34 | Viewed: 588

Bulgarian Students Win 3 Medals at Int'l Informatics Olympiad

A Bulgarian team won two gold medals and a silver medal at the 26th International Olympiad in Informatics held on July 13-20 in Taiwan.

Society » Education | July 21, 2014, Monday // 12:05 | Viewed: 687

Meteorologists Warn Of Thunder and Hailstorms in Western Bulgaria

This week will start with sunny and hot summer weather, but on Tuesday the meteorologists of TV-MET expect a cold front, reports the Trud daily.

Society | July 21, 2014, Monday // 10:37 | Viewed: 724

Clashes Erupt in Bulgarian Stara Zagora over Illegal Houses Demolition

Clashes broke out between the Gendarmerie and the inhabitants of the Roma neighborhood in Bulgaria's city of Stara Zagora, Monday morning.

Society | July 21, 2014, Monday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1598

Bulgaria's Veliko Tarnovo to Apply for UNESCO World Heritage

The town of Veliko Tarnovo is to apply for the inclusion of its natural and historic landmarks into the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Society » Culture | July 20, 2014, Sunday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1132

Damage Recovery in Varna’s Flood Hit Asparuhovo Is 90% Complete

The repair works in Bulgaria’s Varna Asparuhovo district continue after the devastating floods that hit the Black Sea city in June.

Society | July 19, 2014, Saturday // 13:10 | Viewed: 790

Bus Carrying 50 Belarusian Children Overturns Near Bulgaria’s Varna

Passenger bus carrying about 50 children from Belarus, has overturned Saturday on the road between Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna and Ruse.

Society | July 19, 2014, Saturday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1310

Bulgaria's Ombudsman: I Can't Help the People Whose Money Is in KTB

Bulgaria's Ombudsman Konstantin Penchev said he received plenty of complaints from people whose salaries were blocked in the troubled Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB).

Society | July 18, 2014, Friday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1219

Germany Sends 3000 Asylum Seekers Back to Bulgaria

Nearly 3000 people are to return to Bulgaria from Germany, authorities in Berlin have warned.

Society | July 18, 2014, Friday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1907

Bulgaria Celebrates 'Apostle of Freedom' Vasil Levski's Birthday

Today Bulgaria celebrates the 177-th anniversary of the birth of its national hero, the “Apostle of Freedom” Vasil Levski.

Society | July 18, 2014, Friday // 11:08 | Viewed: 917

Ruse Introduces First in Bulgaria Bike Path Network

Ruse is the first Bulgarian city to have a working bike path network as an integral part of the general urban development plan, the municipal council announced Thursday.

Society | July 17, 2014, Thursday // 17:42 | Viewed: 1094

Damage Assessment of Flooded Bulgarian Primorsko Runs Up To BGN 3M

The damages to Bulgaria's road network caused by the floods that hit Primorsko and Sozopol Wednesday will cost about BGN 3M, Regional Development Minister Desislava Terzieva said.

Society | July 17, 2014, Thursday // 15:44 | Viewed: 974

Blues Musician Jonny Winter Dies At 70

Famous bluesman Johnny Winter has died, reports Classic Rock magazine.

Society » Obituaries | July 17, 2014, Thursday // 15:42 | Viewed: 913

Bulgarian Tourism Organizations Sign Environment Protection Memorandum

A general memorandum, prioritizing nature and cultural heritage protection for the development of Bulgarian tourism, will be signed by ecological and tourism organizations.

Society » Environment | July 17, 2014, Thursday // 12:49 | Viewed: 935

Bulgaria's Southern Black Sea Coast Returns to Normal after Floods

State of emergency is to remain in the municipalities of Primorsko, Sozopol and Tsarevo, located along the southern Black Sea coast, Bulgarian authorities say.

Society » Environment | July 17, 2014, Thursday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1283

Bulgaria's Government Allocates Additional BGN 1.5M For Archeology

Bulgaria's Council of Ministers has approved an additional expenditure of BGN 1.

Society » Archaeology | July 16, 2014, Wednesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1136

State of Emergency Declared in Another Eastern Bulgarian Municipality

State of emergency has been declared in Bulgaria's Northeastern Byala municipality over the heavy rains, mayor Anastas Trendafilov said, Wednesday.

Society | July 16, 2014, Wednesday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1436
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