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Rainfall, Winds Expected in Bulgaria on Wednesday

Mostly sunny in the morning, rainfall expected in the afternoon, predominantly in central and eastern Bulgaria and along the Black Sea coast.

Society » Environment | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 21:41 | Viewed: 2555

Search Team Finds Dead Body of Missing Young Man in Bulgaria’s Maritsa River

The dead body of a 19-year old man was found in Maritsa river, in southern Bulgaria, after a six-day search, BGNES reported on Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 1992

Bulgarian Cabinet Provides BGN 26 M to Municipalities for Education

At its meeting on Tuesday, the Bulgarian government approved additional transfers from the budget of the education ministry to the budget of municipalities amounting to slightly over BGN 26 M.

Society » Education | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 16:40 | Viewed: 3305

Body of Girl Found Nearly Month After She Went Missing in Danube River Near Bulgaria's Silistra

The body of the fourteen-year-old girl, who had gone missing in the Danube river near the Bulgarian town of Silistra at the beginning of June, has been found.

Society » Incidents | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2220

Man Dies After Pursuit with Police in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

A 65-year-old man died after engaging in pursuit with police in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv on Monday evening.

Society » Incidents | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 08:39 | Viewed: 2175

Authorities Lift Bathing Ban on Beach in Bulgaria's Varna

Authorities lifted on Monday a ban for bathing imposed on the Officers' beach in the Bulgarian Black Sea capital of Varna.

Society » Environment | June 27, 2016, Monday // 13:55 | Viewed: 2275

One Pupil Injured After Being Stabbed by Schoolmate in Sofia

One eighteen-year-old boy was injured after being stabbed by a sixteen-year-old schoolmate.

Society » Incidents | June 27, 2016, Monday // 11:45 | Viewed: 3424

Rescuers in Bulgaria's Plovdiv Continue to Search Maritsa River for Missing Young Man

The search operation for the young man who went missing in the Maritsa river in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv last week continues on Monday.

Society » Incidents | June 27, 2016, Monday // 10:34 | Viewed: 1767

Cultural Heritage House Collapses in Bulgaria's Veliko Tarnovo

An uninhabited house, which is part of the cultural heritage of the Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo, collapsed over the weekend.

Society » Incidents | June 27, 2016, Monday // 09:53 | Viewed: 2171

Iraqi National Wounded in Shooting Near Central Sofia

An Iraqi man has been shot in the knee in an area near the center of Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society » Incidents | June 26, 2016, Sunday // 14:18 | Viewed: 3457

Incident with Diplomatic Car in Bulgaria's Sofia Leaves 3 Injured

Three people have been taken to hospital after a collision with a diplomatic vehicle in the central area of Sofia, police say.

Society » Incidents | June 26, 2016, Sunday // 13:08 | Viewed: 1978

Bulgarian Police Looking for Missing Czech National

Jiri Vana, 37, has gone missing after heading to Bulgaria to hike in the mountains, Bulgarian police say.

Society » Incidents | June 25, 2016, Saturday // 13:52 | Viewed: 3406

Boy Found Alive After Spending Five Days in Forest Near Bulgaria's Ruse

The three-year-old boy who got lost in a forest between the villages of Smirnenski and Tetovo in the region of Ruse on Monday has been found alive on Friday afternoon.

Society » Incidents | June 24, 2016, Friday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1900

Gunman Storms Cinema in Germany, Leaving at Least 25 People Injured

At least 25 people have been injured after a man stormed a cinema theater in Viernheim, near Frankfurt, in central Germany, Bild reported on Thursday.

Society » Incidents | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 18:54 | Viewed: 1647

Bulgaria to Have Another Sunny Summer Day on Friday

Weather will be mostly sunny in Bulgaria on Friday, with maximum air temperatures expected in a range from 30 to 35 degrees Celsius, Darik radio station has reported.

Society » Environment | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 17:39 | Viewed: 3589

Four Bulgarians Die in Head-on Collision in Greece

Four Bulgarians died on the spot in a head-on collision occurring on the Alexandroupoli-Ormenio road in Greece.

Society » Incidents | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 14:01 | Viewed: 2430

Child Lost in Forest Near Bulgaria's Karlovo Has Been Found

The nine-year-old boy who had gone missing in the forest between the villages of Bogdan and Stoletovo in the municipality of Karlovo was found on Wednesday evening after being spotted by a citizen.

Society » Incidents | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 09:13 | Viewed: 1997

Young Man Goes Missing in Maritsa River in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

A 19-year-old man went missing in the Maritsa river in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv on Wednesday evening.

Society » Incidents | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 08:41 | Viewed: 1766

The Fisherman and the Goldfish Have Their Statue in Bulgaria’s Varna

The Fisherman and the Goldfish now have their statue in Varna, a favourite tourist destination on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast.

Society » Culture | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 2010

Bulgaria Splits Medical Care Services into Basic and Complementary Packages

Bulgaria’s government has approved draft changes to the Health Insurance Act, which regulate the split of state-guaranteed medical care into a basic and a complementary package.

Society » Health | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 17:23 | Viewed: 3378

A to JazZ Festival Brings US Legends to Sofia in July

Sofia will be hosting the A to JazZ Festival between July 01 and 03, an event introducing global and Bulgarian jazz musicians to the audience.

Society » Culture | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 08:59 | Viewed: 4418