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: 4369

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: 1856

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: 13043

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: 15799

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: 6048

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: 93732

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: 2070

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: 2382

Pioneering Maritime Archaeology in Black Sea

Pioneering Maritime Archaeology in the Black Sea

Society » Archaeology | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 18020

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: 1816

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: 13254

Bulgarian PM, Azerbaijan's First Lady Unveil Renovated Historical Site

A renovated medieval fortress was inaugurated in the old Bulgarian capital, Veliko Tarnovo, on Thursday, in a project funded by an Azerbaijani foundation.

Society » Culture | September 23, 2016, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2080

10% of Sofia Univeristy Places Remain Vacant After Third-Round Admission

About 10% of the places at Sofia University have remained vacant after the additional admission.

Society » Education | September 22, 2016, Thursday // 13:16 | Viewed: 1647

Free-of-Charge Entry to Sofia Municipal Museums on September 22

In order to celebrate the Independence Day of Bulgaria, municipal museums will work without an entrance fee on September 22, 2016, announced the press centre of Sofia Municipality.

Society » Culture | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 18:18 | Viewed: 19472

Der Standard: Antiquities Traders Have Little to Fear of Bulgarian Authorities

Illegal trade in antiquities flourishes in Bulgaria, where "treasure hunters have little to fear of authorities," Austrian newspaper Der Standard says in an article.

Society » Archaeology | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 11:26 | Viewed: 2072

Exhibition of Pulitzer-Winning Bulgarian Photographer Opens in Sofia

An exhibition of Thomson Reuters photographer Stoyan Nenov, who was among the Pulitzer winners in photography this year, can now be seen at the Czech Center in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 144563

Procedure for Recognition of EU Higher-Education Diplomas Simplified

The requirement for the certification of diplomas and academic references issued by higher-education institutions in the member-states of the EU, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland with an apostille has been dropped.

Society » Education | September 20, 2016, Tuesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 14216

Bulgaria's Education System 'Not Ready to Work with Migrants'

A trade union official has noted that Bulgaria's education system is not ready to work with migrant children.

Society | September 20, 2016, Tuesday // 11:54 | Viewed: 1689

Bulgaria Might Build 'Crisis Migrant Centers' Outside Urban Areas

New crisis accommodation centers restricting the movement of residents might be set up outside towns and cities, a deputy interior minister has indicated.

Society | September 20, 2016, Tuesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 1730

Azerbaijan's First Lady to Unveil Open-Air Museum in Veliko Tarnovo on Thursday

Mehriban Aliyeva, the First Lady of Azerbaijan, is set to arrive in Bulgaria on September 22.

Society » Culture | September 20, 2016, Tuesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 2049

Two Die in Bulgaria as Hung Glider Crashes

Two people have lost their lives in an incident with a hung glider not far from Kazanlak in central Bulgaria.

Society » Incidents | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 20:15 | Viewed: 15600
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