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The Real Wolf of Wall Street to Visit Bulgaria in April

The real Wolf of Wall Street will be coming to Bulgaria briefly on April 7 to give a lecture on his unique sales approach.

Society » Culture | March 20, 2015, Friday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1814

Bulgaria's Culture Ministry Inspects Collapse in Thracian Tomb

Bulgaria's Culture Minister Vezhdi Rashidov ordered an urgent inspection in the tomb of the Thracian King Seuthes III after a collapse had been reported by the municipality of Kazanlak.

Society » Culture | March 20, 2015, Friday // 10:05 | Viewed: 1175

Bulgarian Regional Minister Pavlova Barely Escapes a New Landslide

Shortly after 7 pm, Pavlova decided to check the pace of work on site, but barely managed to escape a further incident herself.

Society » Incidents | March 20, 2015, Friday // 10:01 | Viewed: 739

2.8-Magnitude Earthquake Registered near Bulgaria’s Samokov

A 2.8-magnitude earthquake was registered in western Bulgaria Thursday evening, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

Society » Environment | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 20:19 | Viewed: 793

Bulgarian Twin Piano Prodigies to Play at Carnegie Hall

Bulgarian twin child pianists Hasan Ignatov and Ibrahim Ignatov will play at Carnegie Hall, according to their father, Denis Ignatov.

Society » Culture | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 19:59 | Viewed: 870

National Campaign on the Importance of Water H2Obicham Launched

Initiative aimed at raising awareness on the value of hydration and regular eating habits launched in Bulgaria.

Society | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 16:07 | Viewed: 780

Bulgarian Musician Gueorgui Linev Praised for Band Kan Wakan's Promising Start

The incredible story of a young Bulgarian musician who moved to the US as a child, later resettled in the UK and is now pursuing fame as a musician in the band Kan Wakan is featured in US's LA Weekly issue.

Society » Culture | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 14:56 | Viewed: 813

BGN 500 M Needed for Landslide Prevention in Bulgaria

Deputy Minister of the Regional Development Nikolay Nankov announced Thursday that the dangerous landslides in Bulgaria are currently 1159.

Society » Environment | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 09:17 | Viewed: 790

Bulgarian Ex Caretaker Deputy PM Named Young Global Leader by World Economic Forum

Bulgarian Ilyana Tsanova, Deputy Prime Minister in charge of EU funds in the caretaker governments of prime ministers Marin Raykov and Georgi Bliznashki, has been selected as a 2015 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Society | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 16:03 | Viewed: 1023

Bulgaria, US to Exchange Airline Passenger Data

The government has adopted a draft agreement between Bulgaria and the US on exchange of Passenger Name Record (PNR) data.

Society | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 14:41 | Viewed: 1016

A 3-Year-Old Bulgarian Smoker: Video Prompts Outrage

A video of a three-year-old girl who is seen smoking has caused a public outcry, prompting authorities to take action.

Society | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 1024

'Huge Skeleton' Discovered in Bulgaria's Varna

Archaeologists have found what they describe as the remains of "a huge skeleton" in the Black Sea city of Varna's downtown area.

Society » Archaeology | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 08:13 | Viewed: 7213

Robbie Williams to Perform at Bulgaria's Spirit of Burgas

British artist Robbie Williams is to perform in Bulgaria on August 7 as the headliner at the Spirit of Burgas festival.

Society » Culture | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 22:04 | Viewed: 2303

Bulgarians Losing Confidence in Government, Parliament – Gallup

The latest political and economic index of Gallup, which was released on Tuesday, shows that the relatively calmer period for the government seems to be nearing its end.

Society | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 892

Music Festival Spirit of Burgas Returns after 1-Year Break

Bulgaria’s biggest music event, the Spirit of Burgas music festival, is back after a one-year break.

Society » Culture | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1377

Threat of New Landslides in Bulgaria's Rhodope Mountains

A landslide consisting of approximately 80 cubic meters of earth mass has been activated over the past night at the verge of the Smolyan neighborhood Ustovo.

Society » Environment | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1466

Weather Claims Four More Victims in Bulgaria

The district directorate of Bulgaria's Interior Ministry announced that the police in Kyustendil found the bodies of two men and a woman, who had been declared missing.

Society » Incidents | March 16, 2015, Monday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1077

Survey: Most Bulgarians Oppose Imposition of New Sanctions Against Russia

According to the latest survey of Alpha Research, the majority of Bulgarians – 61 % oppose the imposition of new sanctions against Russia, while 39 % support their extension.

Society | March 16, 2015, Monday // 13:07 | Viewed: 1023

Young Bulgarian Talent Plays Elton John's Red Grand Piano

The 13 year old pianist from Ruse, Nikolay Dimitrov had the unique opportunity to play on Elton Jon's Red Grand Piano at London's Royal Albert Hall.

Society » Culture | March 16, 2015, Monday // 12:22 | Viewed: 955

Meteorite Falls in Central Bulgaria

A meteorite has landed in the Sredna Gora mountain near the town of Sopot, in Central Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | March 16, 2015, Monday // 11:15 | Viewed: 2188

Bulgaria's Kardzhali with Cut Water Supplies after Landslide

The restoration of the broken water supply tube near the local highway in the region of Kardzhali has been been continuing all night long.

Society » Incidents | March 16, 2015, Monday // 08:47 | Viewed: 918