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Heavy Traffic Expected Across Bulgaria as Long Weekend Comes to End

Heavy traffic is expected across Bulgarian on Tuesday as the last of the long weekends in May is coming to an end.

Society | May 24, 2016, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 2016

Bulgaria Celebrates Day of Education, Culture, Slavonic Alphabet

Bulgaria is celebrating on Tuesday the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and Slavonic Alphabet.

Society | May 24, 2016, Tuesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 4231

Egypt Sends Submarine to Find Missing Flight MS804’s Black Boxes

Egypt has sent a submarine to search for the black boxes of the crashed EgyptAir Airbus A320, the country’s President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has said.

Society » Incidents | May 22, 2016, Sunday // 17:20 | Viewed: 2720

No Injuries, Damage Reported after Earthquake near Bulgaria’s Sandanski

No injuries to people or damage to property have been reported following an earthquake that shook southwestern Bulgaria on Sunday, according to the Ministry of the Interior.

Society » Incidents | May 22, 2016, Sunday // 13:55 | Viewed: 2906

Earthquake near Sandanski Jolts Southwestern Bulgaria

An earghquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale shook southwestern Bulgaria on Sunday.

Society » Environment | May 22, 2016, Sunday // 12:16 | Viewed: 3397

German Report Warns Migrant Inflow 'Being Channelled Through Bulgaria'

The inflow of migrants into Europe is increasingly being directed to Bulgaria by smugglers, German mass-circulation daily Bild warns, citing a report by the country's foreign intelligence service.

Society | May 20, 2016, Friday // 17:42 | Viewed: 2729

More Than 1100 Applied for Protection in Bulgaria in April

As many as 1103 people from 17 countries sought protection in April, the State Agency for Refugees (DAB) has said.

Society | May 20, 2016, Friday // 16:58 | Viewed: 1964

Egyptian Military Find Wreckage from Missing Flight MS804

Egyptian military have found debris from EgyptAir Flight MS804 that vanished from radar over the Mediterranean on Thursday.

Society » Incidents | May 20, 2016, Friday // 14:05 | Viewed: 2433

Search for Missing EgyptAir Plane Enters Second Day

A large-scale search has entered a second day on Friday for EgyptAir Flight MS804 that vanished over the Mediterranean with 66 passengers and crew on board.

Society » Incidents | May 20, 2016, Friday // 08:40 | Viewed: 1811

Heavy Rains, Thunderstorms Expected in Western Bulgaria on Friday

Torrential rainfall and thunderstorms can be expected across Bulgaria’s western half late on Friday and early Saturday, the country’s weather forecast service has warned.

Society » Environment | May 20, 2016, Friday // 08:06 | Viewed: 4082

EgyptAir Confirms Wreckage Found in Mediterranean Is from Missing Flight MS804

EgyptAir has confirmed media reports that debris found off Greek island of Karpathos is from the company’s Airbus A320 which went missing with 66 passengers and crew on board on Thursday.

Society » Incidents | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 21:41 | Viewed: 2854

Aircraft Debris Found during Search for Missing EgyptAir Jet

Greek state television has said that aircraft debris had been found in the sea during a search for a missing EgyptAir jet, Reuters reported on Thursday.

Society » Incidents | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 18:29 | Viewed: 1542

Helicopter Crashes Near Bulgaria's Nesebar, Pilot Dies

A helicopter has crashed near the village of Gyulyovitsa, in the municipality of Nesebar on the Black Sea coast of Bulgaria, local officials say.

Society » Incidents | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2720

Festival Italiano in Bulgaria 2016: Music, Cinema, Cuisine and Much More

The Italian Festival in Bulgaria begins on Tuesday, May 17, with a range of cinema, theater, food and trade events to offer “the best to represent Italy”, organizers have said.

Society » Culture | May 17, 2016, Tuesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 12630

Bulgaria's Weather Service Issues Rain, Thunderstorm Warning

A Code Yellow warning is in force on Monday for eleven of Bulgaria's 28 regions, the weather authority says.

Society » Environment | May 16, 2016, Monday // 12:56 | Viewed: 2590

European Night of Museums to Be Celebrated in Bulgaria on May 21

A number of Bulgarian towns and cities will take part in this year's European Night of Museums on May 21.

Society » Culture | May 16, 2016, Monday // 09:42 | Viewed: 3241

Divers Get 1 T of Waste Out of Waters Near St Anastasia Island

Nearly a ton of waste has been taken out of the sea near the island of St Anastasia, a local club of divers based at the Black Sea has said.

Society » Environment | May 16, 2016, Monday // 08:45 | Viewed: 2111

Bulgaria Completes Overhaul of Railway to Border with Greece, Turkey

A railroad connecting Bulgaria's second-biggest city Plovdiv with the Greek and Turkish borders is now completely modernized, Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski said on Sunday.

Society | May 16, 2016, Monday // 08:22 | Viewed: 2316

Bulgaria to Make Its Second Appearance at Eurovision Final on Saturday

Bulgarian singer Poli Genova will perform her song “If Love Was a Crime” at the final of this year's edition of the Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Stockholm on Saturday evening.

Society » Culture | May 14, 2016, Saturday // 12:10 | Viewed: 2552

Firefighters Put out Blaze at Film Studios in Bulgaria's Boyana

Firefighters extinguished a blaze at the film studios in Boyana, on the outskirts of Bulgarian capital Sofia, bTV reported on Friday.

Society » Incidents | May 14, 2016, Saturday // 00:06 | Viewed: 2188

Firefighters Battle Blaze at Film Studios in Bulgaria’s Boyana   

A fire has broken out at the film studios in Boyana, on the outskirts of Sofa, the Ministry of the Interior said on Friday.

Society » Incidents | May 13, 2016, Friday // 20:40 | Viewed: 1914