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Heavy Storm in Sofia Kills One, Causes Serious Damage

A tree crushed a man in the Borisova Gradina park in Sofia during the heavy storm with hailstorm and high winds, which hit the city on Tuesday afternoon, report the media.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 18:25 | Viewed: 4343

Heavy Hailstorm Floods Parts of Bulgaria's Sofia

A powerful hailstorm hit Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia, Tuesday afternoon minutes before 5 o'clock.

Society » Environment | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 17:21 | Viewed: 7068

One in Four Bulgarian Women Victim of Domestic Violence

One in four Bulgarian women is a victim of domestic violence, Bulgarian Telegraph Agency informs.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 1097

Damages in Flood-Hit Dobrich Region to Cost Over BGN 30M

A total of BGN 30.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 716

Criminals Spied on People Withdrawing Money From the Banks

Criminals spied on people who were withdrawing their money from the banks during the bank panic in June, criminal police inspector Rosen Belishki told the Bulgarian National Radio.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 809

Unemployment Rates in Bulgaria Post Slight Decline in June

Unemployment rates in Bulgaria have recorded a slight decrease in June, according to the National Employment Agency.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 13:16 | Viewed: 916

Asparuhovo Flood Victims Receive Financial Aid

The administration in Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna is giving BGN 300 to each of the 405 households affected by the devastating floods in the Asparuhovo district.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 627

Salmonella Infected Meat Found in Stores in Plovdiv, Sofia

Chickens contaminated with Salmonella have been found in the grocery stores in Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv after an inspection by the Regional Directorate for Food Safety.

Society » Health | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 12:06 | Viewed: 919

One Third of Bulgarians Suffer from Allergies

Every third Bulgarian suffers from some kind of allergy, most often allergic rhinitis, reports radio Darik.

Society » Health | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 11:52 | Viewed: 732

Eduard Shevardnadze, Former President Of Georgia, Dies At 86

Former President of Georgia and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev’s Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze has died at the age of 86 in Tbilisi, Monday.

Society » Obituaries | July 7, 2014, Monday // 13:27 | Viewed: 890

Employers, Trade Unions Pose Demands to Government

Bulgaria's four national employers' association and the two main trade unions demanded series of measures before the early elections in October, reports Dnevnik.

Society | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 16:49 | Viewed: 918

Asparuhovo Residents to Protest Forceful Evacuation

Residents of the flood hit Varna district Asparuhovo are planning to protest on Monday the forceful evacuation, reports the Bulgarian National Radio.

Society | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 14:34 | Viewed: 945

Pink Floyd to Release New Album in October?

Pink Floyd may be releasing a new record this fall, according to guitarist David Gilmour's wife Polly Samson, who tweeted the news on Saturday morning, reports Yahoo! Music.

Society » Culture | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 13:39 | Viewed: 1259

Bulgarian Airplane Nearly Crashed at Leipzig Airport

An airplane of the Bulgarian airline AirVia performing a flight between Varna and Leipzig landed short while approaching the runway at Leipzig, reports the Aeroinside.

Society | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1874

Medical Association: Bulgaria's Health System Falling Apart

The health system in Bulgaria is falling apart and the government is acting irresponsibly, said the Sofia organisation of the Bulgarian Medical Association in a press statement.

Society » Health | July 4, 2014, Friday // 17:26 | Viewed: 1532

Bulgarians Working in Greece Number 200 000 - Trade Union

More than 200 000 Bulgarians work in Greece, Plamen Dimitrov, leader of a leading trade union organization, announced.

Society | July 4, 2014, Friday // 16:08 | Viewed: 922

Nationalist Ataka Condemns Sofia Pride 2014

The nationalist party Ataka condemned the planned for Saturday Sofia Pride 2014 parade, reports Dnes.

Society | July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1040

Heavy Traffic Jams Along Bulgaria's Southern Black Sea Coast

A nearly 7-km-long traffic jam has clogged the roads between Bulgaria's Black Sea towns of Pomorie and Aheloy on Friday afternoon.

Society | July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1487

'Officers'' Beach in Varna To Remain Closed At Least Till Monday

The “Officers'” beach in Varna will remain closed at least until Monday, reports Darik Radio.

Society | July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1394

New Music Festival Takes Place in Bulgaria's Burgas

On August 9, Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Burgas will host the first edition of the Sea Garden Festival.

Society » Culture | July 4, 2014, Friday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1194

Bulgaria Nat'l TV Inks Deals with MacedonianRadio&TV, Cable Operators

The Macedonian Radio & Television (MRT) and the Bulgarian National Television (BNT) are to sign a contract for broadcasting their programs on the territory of the two countries.

Society | July 4, 2014, Friday // 13:02 | Viewed: 704
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