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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: 1293

7 Million People Die of Air Pollution Annually – WHO Report

One in eight of total global deaths is the result of air pollution exposure, according to the new World Health Organization report, released Tuesday.

Society » Health | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 16:38 | Viewed: 1001

Bulgarians to Use EU Health Insurance Card in Serbia

Bulgarian citizens will be able to use the European Health Insurance Card on the territory of Serbia as of June 1, 2014.

Society » Health | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1220

Bulgaria Expects Wave Of Refugees In Spring

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev said authorities are preparing for a new wave of refugees in spring.

Society | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 11:27 | Viewed: 1521

Sofia To Have 100 km New Bike Paths

Bulgaria's capital Sofia will have 100 km of new bike paths by the end of 2015.

Society | March 24, 2014, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1137

Tuberculosis on the Drop in Bulgaria

The number of tuberculosis cases in Bulgaria has dropped by 15% in 2013 compared to the previous year.

Society » Health | March 24, 2014, Monday // 14:42 | Viewed: 940

Immigrants Will Not Solve Bulgaria's Demographic Problem

Immigrants will slow down the ageing of Bulgaria's population, but will not solve the demographic problem in the long term, shows a study of Bulgaria's Academy of Sciences (BAN).

Society | March 24, 2014, Monday // 12:37 | Viewed: 1076

'Loopholes Deliberately Kept in Law' Led to Karadere Affair

Bulgaria's Law for Investments has loopholes allowing for a project to be approved if this "must" be done.

Society » Environment | March 24, 2014, Monday // 12:02 | Viewed: 867

Bulgarians in 3 Cities to Protest Construction Works in Coastal Area

Bulgarians in Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna will protest Sunday against the government's decision to approve construction works in the Kara dere area near Byala on the Black Sea coast.

Society » Environment | March 23, 2014, Sunday // 13:52 | Viewed: 1477

Heroin Use in Bulgaria on the Ebb

Drug use in Bulgaria is gradually increasing, according to data from the annual statistics of the National Focal Point on Drugs and Drug Addictions.

Society » Health | March 21, 2014, Friday // 13:15 | Viewed: 1076

Thousands of Protesters Oppose Construction in Bulgarian Coastal Area

Around 1500 people gathered Thursday evening in Sofia in a protest against a construction clearance in a protected Black Sea coastal area.

Society » Environment | March 21, 2014, Friday // 09:31 | Viewed: 1806

Bulgaria Govt OKs Construction in Protected Area on Black Sea Coast

Bulgaria's government approved Wednesday construction works in the Karadere area on the Black Sea coast.

Society » Environment | March 20, 2014, Thursday // 12:28 | Viewed: 2646

Bulgaria's Old Elm is Tree of 2014

Bulgaria's Old Elm in the city of Sliven has been declared European Tree of 2014.

Society » Environment | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 23:46 | Viewed: 1908

Fake Bomb Threat Evacuated Sofia Airport

A fake bomb threat emptied Sofia Airport on Wednesday afternoon.

Society | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 17:37 | Viewed: 1525

Huge Fire Bursts Out Near Bulgaria's Border with Macedonia

A huge fire has broken out in Macedonia only 1 km away from the Bulgarian border, Wednesday afternoon.

Society » Environment | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1369

Bulgaria's Court Finds 13 Imams Guilty

Bulgaria's Pazadrzhik regional court found all 13 imams guilty of propagating anti-democratic ideology.

Society | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 1817

Refugees in Bulgaria Receive Late Financial Aid by End of Week

The delayed monthly financial aid for refugees will be paid by Friday, Vasil Danov of Bulgaria's State Agency for Refugees confirmed.

Society | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1131

Sofia Mayor: 20% Less Cars in City Center due to Parking Fees

The center of Sofia has seen a 20% decrease in the amount of parked cars since the new parking rules were introduced, said the city Mayor Yordanka Fandakova.

Society | March 18, 2014, Tuesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1319

Bulgaria To Test Tracking Bracelets for Criminals

Bulgaria will offer to 180 parolees and people with suspended sentences to wear tracking bracelets, said Justice Minister Zinaida Zlatanova.

Society | March 18, 2014, Tuesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1089

Bulgaria To Set Up Cultural Police

Bulgaria will set up a police task force, responsible for cultural matter, said Culture Minister Petar Stoyanovich.

Society » Culture | March 18, 2014, Tuesday // 14:05 | Viewed: 1338
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