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Microsoft Programming Competition Gaining Popularity in Bulgaria

One of the most prestigious global programming and IT students' competitions, "Imagine Cup", will be organized for a 12th consecutive year by Microsoft.

Society | April 14, 2014, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 1325

5000 YO Golden Treasure on Display in National History Museum

A treasure of 15 000 golden elements was put on display on Monday in Sofia's National History Museum (NHM).

Society » Archaeology | April 14, 2014, Monday // 14:28 | Viewed: 2643

Only 10% of Bulgaria's Disabled People Are Employed

One-tenth of the disabled people in Bulgaria have a job, as data by non-governmental organizations showed on Monday.

Society | April 14, 2014, Monday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1065

Bulgarian Children Suffer from Obesity, Prefer Tv to Sport

Childhood obesity rates are on the rise due to unhealthy diet and lack of enough movement, according to a survey of dietary and nutritional status of students in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | April 14, 2014, Monday // 12:03 | Viewed: 1016

Thousands of Anonymous Bulgarians Donated Millions For the Refugees

Thousands of anonymous Bulgarians donated millions for the refugees through the Bulgarian Red Cross (BRC), reports the Sega daily.

Society | April 14, 2014, Monday // 10:39 | Viewed: 1002

Bulgaria's GERB Party Asks Education Minister to Resign

Center-right party GERB has demanded the resignation of Bulgarian Education Minister Aneliya Klisarova over incompetent and recklessness.

Society » Education | April 13, 2014, Sunday // 16:53 | Viewed: 1413

Bulgarian Orthodox Christians Celebrate Palm Sunday

Bulgarians celebrate Palm Sunday, or Tsvetnitsa-Vrabnitsa, with garlands and sprigs of willow.

Society | April 13, 2014, Sunday // 10:31 | Viewed: 1021

Celebrated Bulgarian Composer Boris Karadimchev Dies Aged 81

Bulgarian composer Boris Karadimchev passed away, Saturday at the age of 81.

Society » Obituaries | April 12, 2014, Saturday // 21:00 | Viewed: 1182

Some 250 Thousand Unemployed Bulgarians Not Seeking Work – Eurostat

Some 253 thousand Bulgarians are unemployed, and are not actively seeking for a job, according to Eurostat latest data on potential additional labor force in the EU.

Society | April 12, 2014, Saturday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1266

Plovdiv Court Suspends Muslim Property Case

Bulgaria's Plovdiv regional court suspended a case involving the claim of the Chief Mufti's Office on four waqf properties in the city.

Society | April 11, 2014, Friday // 17:02 | Viewed: 1128

Sofia Airport Metro Link to be Complete in a Year

The metro connection to Sofia Airport Terminal 2 will be ready in a year, the mayor Yordanka Fandakova revealed.

Society | April 11, 2014, Friday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1660

Bulgaria's State Administration Has Over 124 000 Structures

Bulgaria's state administration currently functions through 124 177 structures, said in Parliament deputy prime minister Danielva Bobeva.

Society | April 11, 2014, Friday // 13:52 | Viewed: 879

Violinist Vesko Eschkenazy Receives His Personality in the News Award

Veselin Pantaleev-Eschkenazy returned to Bulgaria to receive his award for "Personality in the News 2013" in the category Culture.

Society » Culture | April 11, 2014, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1700

Software Maintenance Suspends Traffic at Bulgaria-Turkey Border Points

Two of Bulgaria's border checkpoints with Turkey will be temporarily closed due to changes in the software system on the Turkish side.

Society | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1108

Almost Half of Bulgarians Pessimistic About Country's Progress

Almost half of Bulgarians are pessimistic about the country's development, and only 4.2% of them think that it is headed in the right direction, according to a recent poll.

Society | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 983

28 Illegal Immigrants Caught at Bulgaria's 'Green' Border

Twenty-eight illegal immigrants have been detained at Bulgaria's 'green' border in the last 24 hours, Interior Ministry said.

Society | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:41 | Viewed: 942

49% of Bulgarians Against Sanctions on Russia - survey

A survey of Gallup International shows that 49% of Bulgarians are against the sanctions on Russia and 21% are for them.

Society | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:28 | Viewed: 954

Winter Makes Partial Comeback in Bulgaria

Winter has partially returned to some parts of Bulgaria, with snowfall in regions of higher altitude.

Society » Environment | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1142

'Old' EU Member States Attract 20% of Bulgarian Youth

At the end of 2009, one in five young Bulgarians was willing to migrate to an 'older' and more economically stable EU Member State for a period longer than five years.

Society | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:01 | Viewed: 735

The Offspring To Play The Entire 'Smash' Album In Sofia

The US rock band The Offspring will play the entire “Smash” album during their performance in Sofia in July.

Society » Culture | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:33 | Viewed: 923

Veliko Tarnovo Applying for UNESCO World Heritage Site

The old Bulgarian capital of Veliko Tarnovo is preparing its candidacy for the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Society » Culture | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1207
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