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Minor Quake Felt near Bulgaria's Strazhitsa

A 2.1-magnitude earthquake hit the near of Strazhitsa in northern Bulgaria on Sunday morning.

Society » Incidents | February 26, 2017, Sunday // 10:04 | Viewed: 2363

Bulgarian Orthodox Christians Say Sorry on Forgiveness Day

Bulgarians observe Sunday a self-styled traditional 'Forgiveness Day' on which everyone asks everyone to forgive his or her misdeeds over the passed year.

Society » Culture | February 26, 2017, Sunday // 09:32 | Viewed: 11991

Jerusalem Post: A Bulgarian Love Affair with Israel

A politician who "wans to look to the future...

Society | February 25, 2017, Saturday // 13:52 | Viewed: 2613

Ukrainians Clash with Locals over Bulgarian Dog Spinning Ritual

Ukrainian and Bulgarian environmentalists have got into a scuffle with locals in a southeastern Bulgarian village over a controversial ritual performed there every year.

Society | February 25, 2017, Saturday // 13:33 | Viewed: 5289

Bulgarian Town Residents to Demonstrate in Support of Syrian Refugees

Locals in Elin Pelin, Western Bulgaria, will protest against authorities' decision to deny registration to a Syrian family.

Society | February 25, 2017, Saturday // 09:58 | Viewed: 3165

Introduction of Fingerprint Identification in Outpatient Sector Postponed

Bulgaria's Health Ministry has postponed the introduction of fingerprint identification in the outpatient sector.

Society » Health | February 21, 2017, Tuesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 9235

The Duisburg Casino in Germany Turns 10

 

Society | February 20, 2017, Monday // 19:41 | Viewed: 3865

Flu Peak in Bulgaria Expected in April

With the increase in temperatures, a new flu wave is expected, warned the director of the National Centre on Infectious and Parasitic Diseases Professor Todor Kantardzhiev.

Society » Health | February 20, 2017, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 9813

Austrian Ambassador Roland Hauser Tops Novinite.com's Personalities in the News Poll

Austria’s Ambassador to Sofia Roland Hauser has turned out to be the most popular personality in Novinite’s 2016 poll.

Society | February 20, 2017, Monday // 10:00 | Viewed: 4843

World Fails to Match Levski's Ideal, Bulgarian President Says

Bulgarian revolutionary Vasil Levski cannot fit into the mould where politicians try to place him, President Rumen Radev has said.

Society | February 19, 2017, Sunday // 22:34 | Viewed: 3928

Bulgaria, 3 Other NATO States 'Picked Russia to Defend Them if Threatened'

Bulgaria, Greece, Slovenia and Turkey "plumped for Russia" as their pick for defense partner if a threat emerged, according to a poll quoted by Bloomberg.

Society | February 19, 2017, Sunday // 16:15 | Viewed: 3665

Bulgaria Mourns over National Hero's Death

Bulgaria is marking 144 years since Vasil Levski, the most respected national hero and freedom fighter, was hanged.

Society | February 19, 2017, Sunday // 08:35 | Viewed: 3718

Bulgaria's First Lady Gets Personal Protection over 'Threat'

A concrete threat has forced the Desislava Radeva, the First Lady of Bulgaria to be placed under personal guard from the National Service for Protection (NSO), the institution says.

Society | February 18, 2017, Saturday // 08:55 | Viewed: 2713

Two More Days to Choose Novinite's Personalities in the News

Readers of Bulgaria's largest English-language news website Novinite.

Society | February 18, 2017, Saturday // 08:55 | Viewed: 1925

Bulgarian Oak Ranks High in European Tree of Year Contest

An oak located next to a 19th church in Western Bulgaria has the third-best result so far in the European Tree of the Year 2017 poll.

Society » Environment | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 14:44 | Viewed: 9267

Migrants Seeking Protection in Bulgaria Dwindled by Half in January

The number of migrants seeking protection from Bulgaria dipped to 421 people in December of last year, nearly half the figure of the previous month.

Society | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 12:46 | Viewed: 3010

Bulgaria May Lose Funding Under Two Eco Projects

Bulgaria may lose funding under two European projects financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism due to appeals of public procurement orders.

Society » Environment | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 16:45 | Viewed: 9020

Bulgaria's e-Government Agency Launches Website

The State e-Government Agency of Bulgaria has officially launched its own website.

Society | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2305

Bulgarians Launch New English-Language Science Magazine

Bulgarian science magazine Balgarska Nauka has launched a new English-language edition.

Society | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 13:15 | Viewed: 2615

At Least 16 Bulgarian Tunnels Pose Risk to Travelers

There are at least sixteen tunnels that pose moderate-to-high risk to travelers in Bulgaria, officials say.

Society | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2113

Bulgarian Archaeology 2016 to Feature Last Year's Most Thrilling Finds

A temporary exhibition highlighting the most interesting discoveries of 2016 will be hosted by the National Institute of Archaeology in Sofia, starting Wednesday.

Society » Archaeology | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 11:33 | Viewed: 8874
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