Struma Motorway Cannot Bypass Kresna Gorge Entirely - Bulgaria PM

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Thursday ruled out that the construction of Struma motorway can completely go around Kresna Gorge, in southwestern Bulgaria.

Society | September 2, 2016, Friday // 16:23 | Viewed: 5044

Wildfire in Bulgaria's Topolovgrad Largely Extinguished

The state of emergency in parts of Topolovgrad municipality, Southeastern Bulgaria, has been lifted after firefighters have put out much of a blaze that ravaged kilometers of forest land in three days.

Society » Incidents | September 2, 2016, Friday // 11:11 | Viewed: 2342

Businessman Detained for Insulting Bulgaria's PM

The head of a police department in Blagoevgrad, southwestern Bulgaria, has been removed in a row that began after the arrest of a construction company owner over an insult to Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Society » Incidents | September 2, 2016, Friday // 08:57 | Viewed: 3423

Bansko Bohemi Festival to Offer Music, Food and Wine Sept 3-4

Bansko Bohemi is bringing together musicians and national dishes and drinks from across the Balkan Peninsula this Saturday and Sunday.

Society » Culture | September 1, 2016, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 2170

Wildfire near Bulgaria's Topolovgrad Not Yet Extinguished

Firefighters are still working to put out the flames that caught at least 9 km of forest area near Topolovgrad and Harmanli, Southeastern Bulgaria, authorities say.

Society » Incidents | September 1, 2016, Thursday // 09:50 | Viewed: 2145

Emergency Declared in Bulgaria's Topolovgrad over Wildfire

Authorities in the southeastern Bulgarian town of Topolovgrad, Haskovo region, have declared a partial state of emergency for the village of Balgarska polyana and its surroundings, public broadcaster BNR reports.

Society » Incidents | August 31, 2016, Wednesday // 07:57 | Viewed: 2750

FRONTEX Head Warns of New Migrant Arrivals via Bulgaria

A stronger migratory pressure can now be felt on the EU's external borders, the head of the common border protection agency has said.

Society | August 30, 2016, Tuesday // 16:12 | Viewed: 5568

Bulgaria Mulls Tightening Restrictions in Migrant Centers

Bulgaria is working to change the regulations at some of the migrant accommodation centers across the country to boost "discipline and security", Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova has said.

Society | August 30, 2016, Tuesday // 13:14 | Viewed: 4789

Romanian National Rescued after Getting Lost Near Bulgaria's Vladaya

A search operation is underway as a 22-year-old Romanian has disappeared in the area of Vladaya, not far from the capital Sofia, Bulgaria's Mountain Rescue Service says.

Society » Incidents | August 30, 2016, Tuesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 2625

Mass Brawl in Bulgarian Migrant Center Leaves 3 Injured

Three migrants have been injured in an accommodation center in Harmanli, Southern Bulgaria, the Bulgarian National Radio reports.

Society » Incidents | August 29, 2016, Monday // 14:05 | Viewed: 19376

Sofia Northern Bypass to Remain Closed until Friday

The Northern Speed Tangent of Sofia, a high-speed road bypassing the capital, is sealed off to traffic as of Monday, the Road Infrastructure Agency of Bulgaria has said.

Society | August 29, 2016, Monday // 11:31 | Viewed: 103857

Extreme Risk of Fire in Bulgaria's Haskovo Throughout Monday

Bulgarian weather authorities are warning of an extreme risk of fire in the region of Haskovo, in the country's southeast, on Monday.

Society » Incidents | August 29, 2016, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 2154

Hristo Stoichkov Accused of Physically Attacking Journalists

An incident cast a shadow upon the wedding day of Hristo Stoichkov's daughter Mika.

Society | August 27, 2016, Saturday // 20:05 | Viewed: 5286

Thounsands of acres of Forrests Caught on Fire

Several thousand acres of pine woods, bushes and grass caught on fire earlier today near the village of Galabovo.

Society | August 27, 2016, Saturday // 17:17 | Viewed: 5140

Bulgaria Issues Warning of Forrest Fires

Warning of forrest fires has been issued in 9 regions across Bulgaria on Saturday.

Society | August 27, 2016, Saturday // 12:26 | Viewed: 5091

Bugaria Says Last Goodbye to Journalist Dimitar Tsonev

Days before he turned 57, famous Bulgarian journalist Dimitar Tsonev lost his life.

Society | August 27, 2016, Saturday // 08:42 | Viewed: 4675

Death Toll in Italy Quake Rises to 267

The death toll in a devastating earthquake that rocked central Italy this week has increased to 267 as of Friday, the authorities have said.

Society » Incidents | August 26, 2016, Friday // 11:04 | Viewed: 20050

Valuable Ancient Jewelry Found in Private Home in Bulgaria's Nikopol

Large numbers of valuables dating back to Ancient times have been found in Bulgaria's Nikopol.

Society » Culture | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 19:46 | Viewed: 7222

Death Toll in Italian Earthquake Rises to 247

The death toll in Wednesday’s earthquake in central Italy has risen to at least 247 as more than 4,300 rescuers continued to search for survivors through the night, the authorities have said.

Society » Incidents | August 25, 2016, Thursday // 09:39 | Viewed: 20296

8-century Old Church in Melnik Now Opens for Visitors


Society » Culture | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 23:57 | Viewed: 2468

Fire on One of Plovdiv's Historic Hills

One of Plovdiv's historic hills was on fire earlier Wednesday evening - Djendem tepe, also known as the Youth Hill caught on fire.

Society | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 20:44 | Viewed: 1891