Donations in Bulgaria Amount to BGN 108 M for 2015

Donated private funds from foundations, companies, natural persons and sole traders for changing the environment in Bulgaria in 2015 amounted to BGN 108,080,832, showed the annual analysis of the Bulgarian Donors Forum.

Society | October 7, 2016, Friday // 15:43 | Viewed: 3310

Sofia Most Polluted Capital in Europe

Sofia is the most polluted capital in Europe, showed data of the European Environment Agency.

Society » Environment | October 7, 2016, Friday // 14:26 | Viewed: 54321

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2016 has been awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos for his “decisive efforts to end the 50-year civil conflict in the country which has taken the lives of over 220,000 people and driven another 6 million from their h

Society | October 7, 2016, Friday // 12:52 | Viewed: 1919

Low Temperatures Warning Issued for Western Bulgaria

Seven Bulgarian regions, located in the northwest and west of the country, have been placed under a Code Yellow warning, the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) has said.

Society » Environment | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 08:04 | Viewed: 10006

2,600-Year Old Stone Head of Apollo Donated To Bulgarian Historical Museum

A benefactor requesting anonymity has turned in a stone head – probably from a statue of Apollo – discovered in a potato field near the village of Alexandrovo, Stara Zagora district to the National Historical Museum (NHM).

Society » Archaeology | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 22:02 | Viewed: 1294

One Dance Week Begins in Plovdiv with Tributes to Pop Art, Kraftwerk Music

The ninth edition of the International festival of contemporary dance and performance One Dance Week starts on October 09, organizers have said.

Society » Culture | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 2671

Third Metro Line in Sofia to Use Driverless Trains

Unmanned trains will go down Sofia's third subway line, a the head of the metro company has said.

Society | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 10:54 | Viewed: 3159

Bulgaria Allocates BGN 0.25 M to Building of First Capital's Basilica

The works to erect the Great Basilica in Pliska, the first capital of the first Bulgarian state founded in Southeast Europe, will receive additional funding, the government has decided.

Society » Archaeology | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 8977

Bulgaria's Weather Service Warns of Strong Winds in Half of Country

A Code Yellow warning has been issued for 16 of Bulgaria's 28 regions, the meteorology institute of the country has said.

Society » Environment | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 07:18 | Viewed: 1503

Weather Station in Bulgaria Shuts Down over Lack of Staff

A meteorological station based on Musala peak in the Rila mountain has shut down on a temporary basis, the Bulgarian National Television confirmed on Monday.

Society » Environment | October 4, 2016, Tuesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 9611

Bulgaria to Test Warning Siren Systems on October 03

The civil defense sirens of Bulgaria are to be tested in 11 Bulgarian cities on Friday.

Society | October 3, 2016, Monday // 09:23 | Viewed: 4289

Bulgaria's Harmanli Braces for New Protest over Migrant Center

A new demonstration is due on Sunday in the southern Bulgarian town of Harmanli as locals' discontent with a migrant accommodation center there is growing.

Society | October 2, 2016, Sunday // 10:18 | Viewed: 1844

Temperatures to Go Down Sharply Across Bulgaria Next Week

A cold snap begins in Bulgaria on Monday, with temperatures expected to fall throughout next week, with snow expected to fall in some mountains, the national weather service says.

Society » Environment | October 2, 2016, Sunday // 10:00 | Viewed: 12211

Night of Scientists Hosted By Pleven Medical University

About 30 scientific centres and museums in Bulgaria will participate in the initiative European Night of Scientists.

Society » Culture | September 30, 2016, Friday // 16:50 | Viewed: 14591

CineLibri 2016 To Present Frédéric Beigbeder,Arnon Grunberg, Catherine Bernstein, Jiri Menzel

Over 100 movies and one documentary have been included in the programme of CineLibri 2016.

Society » Culture | September 30, 2016, Friday // 13:52 | Viewed: 6015

Two-Thirds of Deaths in Bulgaria Linked to Cardiovascular Diseases

Two in every three Bulgarians die from cardiovascular diseases, national statistics show.

Society » Health | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 14:20 | Viewed: 92897

Bulgaria Ranks 46th in Bloomberg's Healthcare System Index

Bulgaria is among the countries with the least efficient healthcare systems in the world, data published by Bloomberg shows.

Society » Health | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 13:59 | Viewed: 2043

Bulgaria Ranks 2nd Worldwide In Terms Of Deats Due To Air Pollution

Bulgaria ranks second in terms of deaths per capita caused by air pollution, showed data of the World Health Organisation published on Tuesday.

Society » Environment | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2362

Pioneering Maritime Archaeology in Black Sea

Pioneering Maritime Archaeology in the Black Sea

Society » Archaeology | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 17150

Bulgaria's Education System Faces Severe Cadre Crisis Due To Retirement of Teachers

Bulgaria’s education system is facing budget difficulties and a severe cadre crisis due to the retirement of teachers.

Society » Education | September 26, 2016, Monday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1780

Bulgarian Union of Banat Leader Nikolai Mirkovic Passes Away

“It is with profound sorrow that I announce that the leader of the Bulgarian Union of Banat and the most prominent figure in contemporary Bulgarian life in Romania General Nikolai Mirkovic passed away on Saturday night,” said Professor Plamen Pavlov from

Society » Obituaries | September 25, 2016, Sunday // 14:27 | Viewed: 12426
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