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18 Bulgarian Cities Have 'Extremely Polluted' Air

Eighteen Bulgarian cities have “extremely polluted” air in the past several days, shows data of the Executive Environment Agency, reports Nova TV.

Society » Environment | December 16, 2014, Tuesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1065

Sports, Elections, Diets, Love Most Frequently Googled by Bulgarians

The most frequently googled events by Bulgarians in 2014 are the FIFA World Cub and the elections, shows the Google Trends annual survey for Bulgaria.

Society | December 16, 2014, Tuesday // 14:09 | Viewed: 542

21% of Bulgarians Lived Below Poverty Line in 2013

In 2013, the average monthly poverty line for the country stands at BGN 285.92 per household member, according to Bulgaria’s National Statistical Institute (NSI).

Society | December 15, 2014, Monday // 15:21 | Viewed: 932

Policemen, Firefighters, Rescuers Cooperate to Find Children Lost in Mountain

Over 200 policemen, firefighters and rescuers with a helicopter cooperated in the rescue of three children that had been reported missing on Saturday evening in the mountainous region of Sinite kamani (Blue stones) near the Bulgarian town of Sliven.

Society » Incidents | December 14, 2014, Sunday // 13:38 | Viewed: 719

Series of Road Accidents in Bulgaria Result in Casualties, Injuries

Series of road accidents resulted in casualties and injuries in all parts of Bulgaria on Saturday.

Society » Incidents | December 14, 2014, Sunday // 11:17 | Viewed: 906

Bulgaria Marks 25th Anniversary of Historical Anti-Communist Protest

Bulgaria marks on Sunday the 25th anniversary of a historical protest against the then ruling Communist regime.

Society | December 14, 2014, Sunday // 10:41 | Viewed: 2628

Sofia Health Inspectorate Steps Up Checks on Indoor Smoking Ban

The Sofia Health Inspectorate will increase the number of checks on the implementation of the indoor smoking ban in restaurants, clubs, bars, discotheques and cafes, reports Dnevnik.

Society » Health | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1018

Regional Minister Assures Winter Road Maintenance Is Provided For

Bulgaria's Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova assured that the winter maintenance of the roads has already been provided for.

Society | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 14:27 | Viewed: 543

Petko Sertov's Employer Denies Involvement in His Disappearance

Angel Bozhilov, the employer of Petko Sertov, former head of Bulgaria's National Security Agency (DANS), who mysteriously disappeared last Friday, denied any involvement in the incident.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 13:31 | Viewed: 907

Over 1000 Spots on Bulgaria's Roads at Risk of Landslides, Collapses

There are more than 1000 spots on Bulgaria's roads at risk of landslides and partial collapses due to the profuse rains this year, the head of the Road Infrastrue Agency Lazar Lazarov told the Trud daily.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 11:01 | Viewed: 896

Situation In Southern Bulgaria Slowly Returns To Normal After Floods

The situation in the regions along the rivers Tundzha and Maritsa in southern Bulgaria slowly returns to normal as the river waters are receding, reports the bTV national channel.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 09:20 | Viewed: 750

Bulgarians Use Internet For Communications, Finding Information

The Bulgarians use the internet mostly for communications and finding of information, shows a survey of the National Statistics Institute (NSI).

Society | December 12, 2014, Friday // 16:40 | Viewed: 723

Two Poles Hospitalized as Train Hits Truck

A train en route to Sofia from Bulgaria's southwest has collided with a freight truck, leaving two Polish citizens injured.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 20:38 | Viewed: 668

Missing Bulgaria Ex Security Head 'Spotted' near Petrich

Petko Sertov, the former head of state security agency DANS who disappeared last Friday, was reportedly spotted near the town of Petrich, kilometers away from the Bulgaria-Greece Border.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1037

Voting for Novinite's Personalities in the News 2014 Poll Is Under Way!

Bulgaria's largest English-language media Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) and our Bulgarian-language service Novinite.bg invite you, our readers from around the world, to select Bulgaria's "Personalities in the News" for 2014!

Society | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 18:20 | Viewed: 850

Caricature Exhibition In Museum Of Socialist Art

The caricature exhibition “25 Years Of Infinite Transition” starts on December 11 in the Museum of Socialist Art in Sofia.

Society » Culture | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 654

Los Vivancos Flamenco Show In Sofia

The Los Vivancos troupe will perform in Sofia on December 14 in Hall 1 of the National Palace of Culture (NDK).

Society » Culture | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 12:44 | Viewed: 623

Institut Francais Opens Cinema Hall In Sofia

The Bulgarian branch of Institute Francais opens a cinema hall in Sofia, at its premises on Slaveikov square.

Society » Culture | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 11:46 | Viewed: 866

Every Fourth Bulgarian Woman Is Subjected To Domestic Violence – NGO

Every fourth woman in Bulgaria is a victim of domestic violence, shows a survey of the Alliance For Protection From Violence, presented at a news conference.

Society | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 11:02 | Viewed: 761

All Ambulances to Bear Posters in Support of Health Minister

All emergency aid ambulances in Bulgaria are to bear posters in support of Health Minister Petar Moskov, starting from Thursday.

Society » Health | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 722

Bulgaria Ranks Poorly In Climate Change Performance Index

Bulgaria's performance in the Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2015 was ranked as “poor”.

Society » Environment | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 13:00 | Viewed: 633