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Employment and Social Situation Show Little Improvement in 2014 - EC

The recent economic recovery has not yet been able to create new jobs, according to the European Commission's latest Employment and Social Situation quarterly report.

Society | March 31, 2014, Monday // 17:09 | Viewed: 1499

Artistic Group Sets Up “War Survival Kits” in Sofia

The Destructive Creation artistic group set up “war survival kits” at three places in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society | March 31, 2014, Monday // 16:35 | Viewed: 1227

Double Pile-Up on Bulgaria’s Trakia Highway Kills 2

Two people have been reported killed and 5 injured as a result of two chain-reaction accidents on Bulgaria’s Trakia Highway Monday morning.

Society | March 31, 2014, Monday // 10:04 | Viewed: 1540

Bulgarians Move Clocks 1 Hour Forward for Daylight Savings Time

At 3 am on March 30, Bulgarians moved clocks one hour forward to 4 am, switching to Daylight Savings Time.

Society | March 30, 2014, Sunday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1213

5.1 Earthquake Jolts California, Possible Aftershocks

An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale has shaken Southern California on Friday evening.

Society » Environment | March 29, 2014, Saturday // 12:34 | Viewed: 2152

Bulgaria Set to Switch to Daylight Saving Time

Bulgaria is switching to daylight saving time Sunday, turning clocks one hour ahead.

Society | March 29, 2014, Saturday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1409

Youth Unemployment Drops on Monthly Basis - Bulgaria's Social Min

The problem of youth unemployment in Bulgaria remains serious, but still there is an optimistic trend, according to Social Minister Hasan Ademov.

Society | March 28, 2014, Friday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1278

Governments Demanded of Google Information On 42 000 Accounts

The number of government demands for personal data in Google accounts has risen by 120% in the last four years.

Society | March 28, 2014, Friday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1162

EC Considers Introduction of 'Traffic Light' Food Labels

The European Commission has suggested the introduction of a uniform food labeling scheme, based on a three color classification.

Society » Health | March 28, 2014, Friday // 12:37 | Viewed: 823

3.1-Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Western Bulgaria

A 3.1-magnitude earthquake was reported in western Bulgaria on Friday morning.

Society » Environment | March 28, 2014, Friday // 09:20 | Viewed: 1358

61 Illegal Immigrants Apprehended At Bulgaria's “Green” Border

Sixty-one illegal immigrants were apprehended at Bulgaria's “green” border with Turkey in the last 24 hours, Interior Ministry said.

Society | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1074

Bulgarian Court Acquits Medical Marijuana Grower

The Lovech Regional Court acquitted Marin Kalchev who was tried for owning and growing two cannabis plants in his home.

Society | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:50 | Viewed: 2302

Bulgarian Statistical Institute Riven by Scandal over 2011Census Data

Ivan Balev, head of the Demographic and Social Statistics unit of Bulgaria's National Statistical Institute (NSI), has insisted that the 2011 census was deeply flawed.

Society | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1173

Bulgaria's Cleanest Air Is At Rozhen Peak

The cleanest air in Bulgaria is at Rozhen peak in the Rhodope mountains, while  the cities Plovdiv and Varna have the most polluted air.

Society » Environment | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1043

Hugh Laurie To Play In Sofia

Hugh Laurie and his The Copper Bottom Band will have a concert in Sofia on July 11.

Society » Culture | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1534

Bulgaria's Media Watchdog Slams “Naturalistic” Ads At Dinner Time

Bulgaria's Electronic Media Board (CEM) urges advertisers to limit the “naturalistic” and “physiological” television ads during the traditional dinner time.

Society | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 1148

Personality in the News 2013 Awards to be Held Monday

The annual awards ceremony for "Personality in the News" of and will take place on Monday, March 31, at the Ceremonial Hall of the Sofia University.

Society | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1771

Nearly 80% of Bulgarians Never Exercise - Eurobarometer

A great part of 78% of Bulgarian citizens never exercise or play sport, according to the latest Eurobarometer survey on sport and physical activity.

Society » Health | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1097

Bulgarian Students Awarded NASA Space Settlement Contest Grand Prize

Bulgarian high school students have won NASA's Grand Prize in the 2014 Space Settlement Contest.

Society » Education | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 18:05 | Viewed: 2656

Bulgaria Among Leaders In Alerts For Dangerous Goods

Bulgaria is in the Top 5 of EU countries with most alerts for dangerous products, shows data of the Rapid Alert System for non-food dangerous products RAPEX.

Society | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 17:47 | Viewed: 908

Model of Bulgaria's Ancient City of Perperikon Showcased in Belgium

A model of the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon, located in the Eastern Rhodopes, near Bulgaria's town of Kardzhali, will be showcased in several Belgian cities.

Society » Archaeology | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 17:20 | Viewed: 1296
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