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UNHCR Calls on Bulgarians to "See Refugees Through Different Eyes"

The United Nations refugee agency has launched an anti-xenophobia media campaign calling on Bulgarians to "see refugees through new eyes".

Society | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 653

Traffic Police Will Not Pull Over Motorists Unless Necessary

Bulgaria's traffic police will not pull over motorists for speeding and all contacts between drivers and police on the road will be filmed.

Society | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 1095

Interior Ministry To Present New Anti-Corruption Measures

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry will present on Tuesday new rules for the work of police officers, aiming to combat corruption, especially among traffic police.

Society | November 25, 2014, Tuesday // 08:41 | Viewed: 753

Bulgaria ex-IntMin Awarded for Response to Sarafovo Bus Bombing

Bulgaria's former Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov has received an award from Chabad, the world's largest Jewish organization, for his reactions in the aftermath of the 2012 Sarafovo terror attack, the ruling GERB party has said.

Society | November 24, 2014, Monday // 14:09 | Viewed: 705

Education Minister Labels Schoolbooks' Content as Powder Keg

The Minister of Education Todor Tanev has compared the content of the schoolbooks to that of a powder keg.

Society » Education | November 24, 2014, Monday // 13:05 | Viewed: 733

Refugees in Bulgaria 'Segregated Like Roma'

Refugees living in Bulgaria are segregated like the local Roma population and do not wish to learn Bulgarian, the Bulgarian Refugee Agency (DAB)'s Chairman Nikolay Chirpanliev has said.

Society | November 24, 2014, Monday // 12:35 | Viewed: 931

Woman Finds Live Worms in Cookie Package

A Bulgarian woman who bought two packages of cookies for her baby found worms inside, a Bulgarian TV station reports.

Society » Incidents | November 22, 2014, Saturday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1193

Bulgaria Ready to Support International Criminal Court – Chief Prosecutor

Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has met with a delegation of the International Criminal Court (ICC) which has arrived in Bulgaria at his invitation.

Society | November 21, 2014, Friday // 17:55 | Viewed: 1590

BAS To Investigate UFO Claims

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) Institute for Space Studies recently held its first official conference on the existence of UFOs and extraterrestrial intelligence, Prof.

Society | November 21, 2014, Friday // 15:45 | Viewed: 5123

Sixth Edition Of 'Northern Lights' Festival For Nordic Cinema

The sixth edition of the “Northern Lights” festival for Nordic cinema will take place in Sofia's Cinema House (Dom na kinoto), Euro Cinema, Odeon and G8 cultural centre December 3 – 11.

Society » Culture | November 21, 2014, Friday // 14:38 | Viewed: 1528

Sofia Patient with 'Ebola' Symptoms Infected with Malaria

The 57-year-old patient hospitalized with symptoms resembling those of Ebola on Thursday evening has falciparum malaria, medical officials say.

Society » Health | November 21, 2014, Friday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1129

Sofia Literary Festival Focuses On Nordic Literature

This year's edition of the Sofia International Literary Festival will focus on the modern Nordic literature.

Society » Culture | November 21, 2014, Friday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1921

14-th Bansko Film Fest Starts On November 25

The 14-th edition of the Bansko Film Fest starts on November 25 in Bansko's community centre “Nikola Vaptsarov”.

Society » Culture | November 21, 2014, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 1291

86% Of Bulgaria's University Students Ready To Relocate

Eighty-six percent of Bulgaria's university students are considering relocation to another country or city, shows a survey of the Bulgarian Industrial Association among students and employers.

Society | November 21, 2014, Friday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1659

Bulgaria Health Minister Urges Increased Awareness of Ebola Risk

Bulgarian authorities have reacted in an adequate and timely manner in the case of a patient with suspected Ebola-like symptoms but improvements are needed to ensure increased public awaraness of the threat, Health Minister Petar Moskov said on Friday.

Society » Health | November 21, 2014, Friday // 10:14 | Viewed: 966

Sofia Patient Uninfected with Ebola, Tests Show

A patient hospitalised in Sofia with symptoms similar to those of Ebola hasn't been infected with the deadly virus, BNR TV station reported on Friday.

Society » Health | November 21, 2014, Friday // 07:04 | Viewed: 1457

Patient With Ebola-Like Symptoms Hospitalised In Sofia, Officials Doubt Ebola Version

A patient with symptoms, similar to those of Ebola, who recently returned from Sierra Leone, is hospitalised in Sofia's Military Hospital, Bulgaria's Health Ministry has confirmed.

Society » Health | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 22:06 | Viewed: 3230

'Lord of the Rings: In Concert' In Sofia

A classical orchestra and choir will perform Howard Shore's soundtrack to the first instalment of the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, “The Fellowship of the Ring” in Sofia's Arena Armeec on December 5.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1684

Mystery Of Bulgarian Voices & Georgian Voices In Sofia

Bulgaria's world renown folklore ensemble The Mystery of Bulgarian Voices and the Georgian male folk choir Georgian Voices will perform together in Sofia on December 5.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1596

French Gastronomy Days In Sofia

The French-Bulgarian Trade and Industrial Chamber organises Days of French Gastronomy and Products in Sofia on November 21 and 22.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1217

Bulgaria To Exhibit Thracian Treasures In Paris' Louvre

Bulgaria will exhibit Thracian treasures in the Louvre in Paris next year, reports the Standart daily.

Society » Culture | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1836