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Code Yellow in 5 Bulgarian Districts over Hail, Torrents Friday

Code Yellow was issued in five districts in Bulgaria, the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology with the Bulgarian Academy of Science announced.

Society » Environment | July 11, 2014, Friday // 09:25 | Viewed: 1799

Bulgaria Has the Highest Mortality Rate in EU

Bulgaria has the highest mortality rate in the EU, shows data of Eurostat.

Society | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 14:37 | Viewed: 1487

Interior Minister Yovchev: 'Stop the Hailstorm Nonsense'

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev appealed to the public to “stop the speculations and nonsense” around the Tuseday afternoon hailstorm in Sofia, reports Dnes.

Society | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:49 | Viewed: 1296

Half Million Bulgarians Admitted in Emergency Care Units Since January

Over 1 million Bulgarians have been hospitalized since the beginning of the year, 49% of whom were admitted to the emergency departments.

Society » Health | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:44 | Viewed: 1043

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Sees 'No Need' to Update Health Budget

It is not necessary to boost healthcare expenditure for 2014, Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski said Wednesday.

Society » Health | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 11:34 | Viewed: 1279

Hailstorm Caused Extensive Damage to Car Dealerships in Sofia

The majority of used car dealerships suffered extensive damage from the severe hailstorm in Sofia on Tuesday afternoon, reports bTV.

Society | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 11:33 | Viewed: 1122

Code Yellow Issued in 7 Districts over Risk of Hail, Thunderstorms

Code Yellow was issued in 7 districts in Bulgaria on Thursday, the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology with the Bulgarian Academy of Science announced.

Society » Environment | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1749

Proposals to Update Bulgaria's Healthcare Budget to Be Made in Days

Bulgarian Health Minister Tanya Andreeva announced options to review the financial framework for troubled National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK) are to be made public this week.

Society » Health | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 1132

Hail Destroys Crops, Causes Damages in Northwestern Bulgaria

Hailstones the size of a walnut and bigger have hit Bulgaria's northwestern Montana and Boychinovtsi municipalities, Tuesday.

Society | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1486

Bulgarian Govt Allocates BGN 1.2M for Anti-Hail Missiles

A day after a devastating hailstorm hit Sofia, the government has decided to allocate additional BGN 3.4M to the Ministry of Agriculture, BGN 1.2M of which is for anti-hail missiles.

Society | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 13:45 | Viewed: 1211

Archaeologists Discover Richly Decorated XVIII c. Grave

Archaeologists found the grave of a young woman, laid to rest with all her jewels in an area near Bulgaria's Pernik, reports Darik radio.

Society » Archaeology | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1749

Bulgarian Veterinarians Stage National Protest Against Fare Cuts

The Union of Veterinarians in Bulgaria has organized a national protest in front of the Council of Ministers in Sofia, Wednesday.

Society | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1180

Hundreds Queue In Front Of Insurance Companies After Raging Hailstorm

Hundreds of owners of damaged cars have been queuing in front of the insurance companies offices in Sofia after Tuesday's severe hailstorm.

Society | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1426

Switzerland Halts Pork Imports Over Swine Fever Fears

Switzerland is to ban imports of live pigs and pork from several EU countries, including Bulgaria, in a bid to stop an African swine fever outbreak from reaching the country.

Society | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 10:28 | Viewed: 1049

Over 40 People Injured in Heaviest Hailstorm to Hit Sofia

One person died and 40 sought medical care in the emergency center of the Pirogov hospital after to the heavy rain, the gale-force winds and the hail that hit Sofia, Tuesday.

Society | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 10:23 | Viewed: 2218

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: 4363

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: 7122

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: 1107

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

A total of BGN 30.

Society | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 720

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: 921
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