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Bulgarian Film Screened at London Empire Awards

Bulgarian Dimitar Kostadinov and his partner Natalia Petkova reached the final four in an international movie remake competition Done in 60 Seconds.

Society » Culture | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1737

Sofia Airport Now Just 18 Minutes from Downtown Area

It is now taking only 18 minutes with the new subway section in Bulgaria's capital Sofia to move between the city center and the airport.

Society | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 14:30 | Viewed: 1638

Photo Exhibition to Raise Funds for Guide Dog Foundation

The Eyes on Four Paws Foundation has organized a photo exhibition with the title ''Awakening''. Visitors will have the opportunity to visit the exhibition from March 30 to April 8 in Sofia Hall at the Capital's Librarly, located on the central Slaveikov

Society » Culture | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 3323

Birds in Bulgaria Decreased by One Fifth in Past Eight Years

The number of the most widespread birds in Bulgaria has decreased with 21 % over the past eight years.

Society » Environment | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 11:05 | Viewed: 1186

Two Earthquakes Measuring 3.3, 3.9 on Richter Scale Registered in SE Bulgaria

Two earthquakes were felt Thursday morning in Southeastern Bulgaria, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

Society » Environment | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 07:57 | Viewed: 1261

Subway Trains to Sofia Airport Start Running at 1 pm on April 2

The subway section to Sofia Airport starts functioning Thursday at 1 pm.

Society | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 07:37 | Viewed: 1890

Access to Key Bulgarian Government Websites Restored

Access to the websites of Bulgaria’s government and the President’s office has been restored on Wednesday evening, a search by Novinite has shown.

Society » Incidents | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 19:30 | Viewed: 980

Fire Breaks out in Central London, 2,000 People Evacuated

About 2,000 people have been evacuated from buildings in central London on Wednesday afternoon due to fire suspected to have started among underground electrical cables in Holborn, according to British media reports.

Society » Incidents | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 19:07 | Viewed: 1207

Key Bulgarian Government Websites Blocked

Access to the websites of Bulgaria’s government and President’s office was blocked late on Wednesday afternoon.

Society » Incidents | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 18:41 | Viewed: 980

French Officials Deny Video Footage Found at Germanwings Plane Crash Site

French authorities have denied European media reports that a mobile phone video footage was found at the crash site of the Germanwings plane.

Society » Incidents | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 16:40 | Viewed: 1843

Bulgarian Cabinet Allocates BGN 14 M for Natural Disaster Relief

The Bulgarian government allocated BGN 14 M for addressing the consequences of the heavy snowfall and floods in the past months.

Society » Environment | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 3739

Minor Earthquake Hits Southern Bulgaria

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Society » Incidents | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 919

Sofia Declared Best Bulgarian City to Live in for 2014

Bulgaria's capital Sofia was awarded on Tuesday for the third time the title the “Best City to Live In” for 2014.

Society | March 31, 2015, Tuesday // 18:01 | Viewed: 4418

Another Six Pelicans Die at Bulgaria's Srebarna Nature Reserve

Six pelicans have been found dead at the Srebarna nature reserve in northeastern Bulgaria on Monday, BTA news agency reported.

Society » Environment | March 30, 2015, Monday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1439

Bulgarian National TV Begins Preparations for Hosting Junior Eurovision

The Bulgarian National Television (BNT) has began preparations for hosting the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2015.

Society » Culture | March 30, 2015, Monday // 17:04 | Viewed: 1067

Identity of Child Found Murdered in Suitcase Now Established

The identity of the five-year old boy found murdered and left in suitcase near Bulgaria's Pasarel has been revealed.

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2015, Monday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1282

Bulgaria Cuts Monthly Payment of BGN 65 to Refugees

Bulgaria is cutting the monthly payment of BGN 65 to refugees.

Society | March 30, 2015, Monday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1221

Mass Breastfeeding to Take Place in Mall Following Public Scandal

Hundreds of mothers will be attending a mass breastfeeding in a mall in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society | March 30, 2015, Monday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1304

Germanwings Pilot's Last Words: ''Open the damn door!''

As he was desperately trying to enter the cockpit of the crashed Germanwings plane, captain Patrick Sondenheimer shouted,'' Open the damn door!''

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2015, Monday // 07:55 | Viewed: 1356

Tsvetan Vasilev Blames KTB Crisis on Politicians

Tsvetan Vaslilev, majority owner of collapsed Corporate Commercial Bank, has said the crisis at the bank has been orchestrated by politicians.

Society | March 29, 2015, Sunday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1216

Earthquake Jolts Romania’s Vrancea, Tremor Felt in Bulgaria’s Ruse

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale has been registered in Romania’s Vrancea region early on Sunday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2015, Sunday // 12:18 | Viewed: 1173