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26% of Bulgarians Pay with a Debit Card for their Online Purchases

Nearly 26% of Bulgarians pay a debit card for their online purchases, which is a growth of 8 percentage points compared to 2016.

Society | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 14:37 | Viewed: 1052

UNESCO Adds Rebetiko to its Intangible Cultural Heritage List

The Greek musical genre rebetiko was inscribed on UNESCO’s 2017 representative list of Intangible Cultural Heritage during its annual meeting held in Jeju, Korea, Ekathimerini reported.

Society » Culture | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 939

Free Public Transport and More Expensive ''Blue Zone'' - Among the Measures to Reduce Air Pollution in Sofia

A package of measures to reduce air pollution in Sofia and to respond to high levels of fine particulate matter were presented by the Sofia Municipality, аccording to bTV.

Society » Environment | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1269

One Man was Killed in an Explosion at an Austrian Gas Terminal

One man died and 18 were injured in a blast at the Baumgarten gas terminal in Austria, authorities said.

Society » Incidents | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 13:23 | Viewed: 982

The Expected NHIF Deficit for this Year is About BGN 38 Million

The expected National Health Insurance Fund deficit for this year is about BGN 38 million.

Society » Health | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 13:08 | Viewed: 859

A Strong Earthquake Shook Iran

An earthquake of magnitude 6.

Society » Environment | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1233

17 Things to Throw Out of Your Home Before the End of the Year

New Year, the same ...

Society | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 1009

The Major breakdown in the Heating System has Already been Repaired

The major breakdown, which left tens of thousands of Sofia citizens without heating and hot water, has already been repaired, reported BGNES.

Society | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 09:41 | Viewed: 804

NIMH: Mostly Sunny with Maximum Temperatures of 10-15°C

The weather will be mostly sunny today, with high scattered clouds.

Society » Environment | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 966

Over 340,000 are the Registered Weapons in Bulgaria

Over 340,000 are the registered weapons in Bulgaria, Deputy Chief Prosecutor Asya Petrova told Nova TV.

Society | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 09:05 | Viewed: 1018

Doctors are Protesting - This Time in Lovech

Doctors from the Lovech Hospital "Prof.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1152

100 Bulgarians are in Frankfurt Without Transportation to Sofia Due to Canceled Flight

100 Bulgarians are in Frankfurt without transportation to Sofia due to canceled flight.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1556

Bulgarians will Spend up to 24% of their Monthly Income for Christmas Gifts

Bulgarian households will spend up to 24% of the monthly income for Christmas gifts.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1161

There are Reports of a Bomb in Israeli Embassy in Sofia

A bomb signal at the Israeli Embassy in Sofia was received at about 12.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2017, Monday // 14:56 | Viewed: 1380

Geminids meteors peak December 13-14

The night of 13 December 14 is the best time to watch the meteor stream "Geminids''.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1230

Hundreds of Thousands of Households in Western Europe were Left Without Electricity due to Snowstorms

Hundreds of thousands of households in Western Europe were left without electricity because of the snowstorms that caused transport chaos in places in the UK and Germany, reports bTV.

Society » Environment | December 11, 2017, Monday // 13:35 | Viewed: 1590

The Airport in Brussels is Temporarily Shut Down Because of the Heavy Snowfall

Brussels Airport Zaventem stopped working today because of heavy snowfall.

Society » Environment | December 11, 2017, Monday // 13:18 | Viewed: 3271

Protest "Future for Bansko Municipality" Closes Main Road E-79 on Wednesday

"Future for Bansko Municipality" warned that thew will close the main road E-79 on Wednesday in support of the construction of a second cabin line in the resort.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1703

Google Maps will Soon Indicate When it's Time to Get off the Bus or Train

US Internet giant Google is about to release a small but significant update to its Google Maps cartographic service that will provide real-time guidance and notifications during a trip, Tech Crunch writes.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 12:17 | Viewed: 1392

Fire Destroys Pagoda Believed to be Tallest in Asia

Asia's highest wooden Buddhist pagoda burned down completely in Sichuan province, Chinese newspaper Zhinmin Jibbao reports.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2017, Monday // 12:13 | Viewed: 1227

Eurostat: The Bulgarian Spends more on his Car than on his Home

The Bulgarian spends more on the maintenance of his car than for household.

Society | December 11, 2017, Monday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1694
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