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21 Years Since the January Events Before the Parliament

On January 10th, 21 years have passed since the dramatic events before the Bulgarian Parliament, which led to the overthrow of the government of Jan Videnov, reminds Bgnes.

Society | January 10, 2018, Wednesday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1367

Byzantine Amphora with Inscription Discovered in Roman Fortress Trimammium in Northeast Bulgaria

Part of an Early Byzantine amphora with a fully preserved inscription in Ancient Greek dedicated to Jesus Christ and Virgin Mary has been discovered during the latest excavations of the Ancient Roman, medieval Byzantine and Bulgarian fortress of Trimammiu

Society » Archaeology | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 20:53 | Viewed: 1688

500,000 Teachers in Turkey are Unemployed

500,000 teachers in Turkey are unemployed, according to BGNews.

Society | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1418

$ 306 Billion Damage from Natural Disasters in the US

2017 is the most costly in the disasters in the United States after a series of hurricanes and devastating fires have caused $ 306 billion of damage.

Society » Environment | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 12:39 | Viewed: 1541

Sahara Desert Covered in 15 Inches of SNOW (video)

More than 15 inches (40cm) has blanketed sand dunes across the small town of Ain Sefra, Algeria.

Society » Environment | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 11:13 | Viewed: 8138

Dangerously Dirty Air Has Been Reported Across the Country Since the Beginning of the Year

Dangerously dirty air has been reported across the country since the beginning of the year, with the most serious situation in the capital.

Society » Environment | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 10:23 | Viewed: 2062

Today is Divorce Day

The first working day of the new year is called by lawyers as Divorce Day, as most applications for marriage dissolution are filed, the daily Express reports.

Society | January 8, 2018, Monday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1501

A Fire Broke out at the Trump Tower in New York

A fire broke out in the New York skyline at the Trump Tower in Manhattan, NBC and CBS reported, quoted by Reuters.

Society » Incidents | January 8, 2018, Monday // 16:00 | Viewed: 1559

On Thursday, There will be a Peaceful Demonstration "in favor" the Istanbul Convention

A peaceful demonstration in support of the ratification of the so-called Istanbul Convention is being held on Thursday from 11 am to 2 pm before the National Assembly.

Society | January 8, 2018, Monday // 14:32 | Viewed: 1451

Bulgaria Pays Tribute to Midwives

With a variety of colourful rituals, Bulgaria honoured midwives Monday on the annual Babinden festival.

Society | January 8, 2018, Monday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1381

Rescue Crews Wrestle to Tame China Oil Tanker Fire; Body of Mariner Found

 Rescue crews wrestled to bring a blaze on an Iranian oil tanker off China’s east coast under control on Monday as fire raged for a second day following a collision with a grain ship, while the body of one of the 32 missing crew members was found on aboar

Society » Incidents | January 8, 2018, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1479

NIMH: Fog in Lowlands and Valleys with Up to 6-9°C, in the Rest of Country Temperatures will Reach 10-15°C

It will be mostly sunny and almost quiet today.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2018, Monday // 11:19 | Viewed: 1507

Stolen Vodka Bottle, Said to Be Worth $1.3 Million, Is Found Drained and Dented

It was meant to be a collector’s secret, but someone knew the secret, stole the secret and, it seems, drank the secret: what the owner calls “the most expensive vodka bottle in the world.

Society | January 8, 2018, Monday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1380

A Mild Earthquake in Petrich Area

An earthquake of magnitude 3 on the Richter scale is registered in the region of the village of Skrut, Municipality of Petrich.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2018, Monday // 11:00 | Viewed: 1661

First Proven Case of Hong Kong Flu in Bulgaria this Year

There is now a proven case of influenza from the Hong Kong strain - a woman in Rousse.

Society » Health | January 8, 2018, Monday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1696

The Air in Sofia is Yet Again Dangerously Dirty

The pollution now.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2018, Monday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2035

At Least 11 have Died in an Avalanche in India

At least 11 people have died in the fall of an avalanche in the Indian part of Kashmir, the Bulgarian National Radio has quoted DPA.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2018, Monday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1360

6,000 Bulgarian Students are Expected to go on Student Brigades in the US this Year

6,000 Bulgarian students are expected to go to student brigades in the United States this year, the BNR reported.

Society | January 8, 2018, Monday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1360

Bulgarians Celebrate Ivanovden

The Orthodox Church honours St John the Baptist on January 7 – the last Old Testament prophet who baptised Jesus.

Society | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 14:56 | Viewed: 1473

2 Injured in Explosion at Stockholm Subway Station

Two people have been taken to hospital after an explosion at a Stockholm subway station, The Local reported.

Society » Incidents | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 14:48 | Viewed: 1724

32 People are Missing after a Collision of Ships in the East China Sea

32 people are missing after a collision of an oil tanker and a cargo ship in the East China Sea, the Bulgarian National Radio reported, referring to the Chinese Ministry of Transport, quoted by world agencies.

Society » Incidents | January 7, 2018, Sunday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1722
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