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Minor Earthquake Hits Southern Bulgaria

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Society » Incidents | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 937

Sofia Declared Best Bulgarian City to Live in for 2014

Bulgaria's capital Sofia was awarded on Tuesday for the third time the title the “Best City to Live In” for 2014.

Society | March 31, 2015, Tuesday // 18:01 | Viewed: 4837

Another Six Pelicans Die at Bulgaria's Srebarna Nature Reserve

Six pelicans have been found dead at the Srebarna nature reserve in northeastern Bulgaria on Monday, BTA news agency reported.

Society » Environment | March 30, 2015, Monday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1513

Bulgarian National TV Begins Preparations for Hosting Junior Eurovision

The Bulgarian National Television (BNT) has began preparations for hosting the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2015.

Society » Culture | March 30, 2015, Monday // 17:04 | Viewed: 1090

Identity of Child Found Murdered in Suitcase Now Established

The identity of the five-year old boy found murdered and left in suitcase near Bulgaria's Pasarel has been revealed.

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2015, Monday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1299

Bulgaria Cuts Monthly Payment of BGN 65 to Refugees

Bulgaria is cutting the monthly payment of BGN 65 to refugees.

Society | March 30, 2015, Monday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1235

Mass Breastfeeding to Take Place in Mall Following Public Scandal

Hundreds of mothers will be attending a mass breastfeeding in a mall in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society | March 30, 2015, Monday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1315

Germanwings Pilot's Last Words: ''Open the damn door!''

As he was desperately trying to enter the cockpit of the crashed Germanwings plane, captain Patrick Sondenheimer shouted,'' Open the damn door!''

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2015, Monday // 07:55 | Viewed: 1372

Tsvetan Vasilev Blames KTB Crisis on Politicians

Tsvetan Vaslilev, majority owner of collapsed Corporate Commercial Bank, has said the crisis at the bank has been orchestrated by politicians.

Society | March 29, 2015, Sunday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1229

Earthquake Jolts Romania’s Vrancea, Tremor Felt in Bulgaria’s Ruse

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale has been registered in Romania’s Vrancea region early on Sunday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2015, Sunday // 12:18 | Viewed: 1188

Bulgaria, World Prepare to Switch Off for Earth Hour

Bulgarians and people around the world are preparing to observe the global initiative Earth Hour by switching off their lights for one hour on Saturday.

Society » Environment | March 28, 2015, Saturday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1014

Bulgaria Switches to Daylight Saving Time on Sunday

Clocks in Bulgaria will go one hour forward on Sunday, as Bulgaria is switching to daylight saving time.

Society | March 28, 2015, Saturday // 15:35 | Viewed: 752

Bulgaria’s Vidin Terminates Waste Collection, Disposal Contract with Concessionaire

Bulgaria’s northwestern municipality of Vidin has terminated the waste collection and disposal services contract with Titan AS, according to Dobromir Dilov, interim Mayor.

Society | March 27, 2015, Friday // 18:01 | Viewed: 798

Liberian-Registered Ship Impounded at Varna Port After Unpaid Debt

The vessel with 14 Ukrainian sailors on board, currently anchored at the Varna port, ASIAN DREAM has issued state of emergency.

Society » Incidents | March 27, 2015, Friday // 13:46 | Viewed: 844

Red Hot Chilli Pipers Greet Bulgarian Audience Prior to May Performance

The Scottish band Red Hot Chilli Pipers that is expected to arrive for a first-time performance in Bulgaria at the opening of the 20th annual Salon of Arts at the Sofia National Palace of Culture sent a video greeting to their fans.

Society » Culture | March 27, 2015, Friday // 10:33 | Viewed: 1145

Nineteen People Injured After Explosion in New York City's East Village

According to the latest available information, 19 people were injured during the explosion in an apartment building in Manhattan, New York on Thursday evening.

Society » Incidents | March 27, 2015, Friday // 09:38 | Viewed: 926

Intensive Rain Expected Across Bulgaria

Heavy rains are expected across all of Bulgaria on Friday.

Society » Environment | March 27, 2015, Friday // 07:35 | Viewed: 1199

Bulgaria's Pazardzhik Declares Partial State of Emergency

The district governor of Bulgaria's Pazardzhik declared a partial state of emergency on Thursday due to burst dikes.

Society » Incidents | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 20:36 | Viewed: 1125

Bird Flu Caused Death of Pelicans in Bulgaria's Srebarna Reserve

Bird flu was identified as the cause of death of the 21 pelicans, which were found dead in Bulgaria's Srebarna nature reserve on Tuesday.

Society » Environment | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1433

Unusual Subway Map Amuses Online Community

The subway in Bulgaria's capital Sofia recently started giving bilingual audio directions - in both Bulgarian and English.

Society | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 12:56 | Viewed: 1529

Chile Floods Leave 200 Bulgarians Stranded

About 200 Bulgarians assisting in the construction of a photovoltaic power system are currently affected by the torrential rains hitting Chile in the last few days.

Society » Environment | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 09:03 | Viewed: 1020