ARCHIVE - 6 January 2023

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The Energy Minister admits that "Gazprom" might Sue "Bulgargaz"

Bulgargaz could be sued by Russian energy giant Gazprom in an arbitration case, risking paying hundreds of millions of dollars

Business » Energy | January 6, 2023, Friday // 16:38


Bulgaria’s Interior Minister: We will Extend the Protection of Ukrainian Refugees, but We have to Differentiate between Tourists

We will continue the protection of Ukrainian refugees. We created an operational headquarters, which I head, with three working groups. We monitor which practices are standard across the EU and will implement them

Politics | January 6, 2023, Friday // 13:54

"We Continue the Change" will Return the Second Mandate to Form a Government Unfulfilled

On Monday, "We Continue the Change" will return the unfulfilled second mandate to President Rumen Radev

Politics | January 6, 2023, Friday // 13:37

Interior Minister: Bulgaria has Still Not Received an Answer from Russia as to Why Christo Grozev is Wanted

For now, there is no answer from Russia as to why Chisto Grozev has been declared wanted

Politics | January 6, 2023, Friday // 10:25

Bulgaria’s Security Service will check whether Sanctioned Russians have Properties in the Country

The Prosecutor's Office entrusted the State Agency "National Security" with an inspection of properties in Bulgaria of Russian citizens included in various sanctions lists of the European Union, the United States and Great Britain

Politics » Defense | January 6, 2023, Friday // 10:50


Which were the Most Preferred Names for Newborns in Bulgaria in 2022

Last year was another year in which Alexander and Victoria were the most preferred names for newborns

Society | January 6, 2023, Friday // 16:50

Bulgarians Celebrate Epiphany and Saint Jordan’s Day: The Cross in Thrown in the River

On January 6, Bulgarians celebrate Epiphany or St. Jordan’s Day (Yordanovden) - one of the biggest Christian holidays in the Bulgarian calendar

Society | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:08

The Weather in Bulgaria will be Windy, Temperatures up to 14 Degrees

Sunny and windy weather will prevail today. A moderate, strong north-westerly wind will blow in the Danube plain and the western part of the Upper Thracian plain, and a portion of cold air will invade with it

Society » Environment | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:17

175 Years Since the Birth of Bulgarian Revolutionary and Poet Hristo Botev

The 175th anniversary of the birth of revolutionary poet Hristo Botev will be celebrated on January 6 across the country with rituals with the participation of representative units from the Ground Forces, the Air Force, the Navy, the Joint Special Operati

Society » Culture | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:39

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 253 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

253 are the new cases of coronavirus, confirmed with 4,305 tests done

Society » Health | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:23

Bulgaria: A moving Train caught Fire

The locomotive of the fast train from Varna to Sofia caught fire in motion at around 11 a.m. today. This was told by passengers traveling in the ill-fated train

Society » Incidents | January 6, 2023, Friday // 15:23


A Russian and a Ukrainian will Fight for Bulgaria

A Russian and a Ukrainian have officially received permission from the International Wrestling Federation (UWW) and will represent Bulgaria

Sports | January 6, 2023, Friday // 16:46


Global Food Prices Reached Record Highs in 2022

Global food prices fell in December for the ninth month in a row, but nevertheless rose 14 percent in 2022 compared to the previous year to record levels

World | January 6, 2023, Friday // 15:34

COVID-19: Deaths of More and More Famous Chinese Alarms the Population

In China, the death of more and more famous people is being announced, prompting residents to question the previous data on mortality from COVID-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus

World | January 6, 2023, Friday // 10:36

Riots in Mexico after the Arrest of El Chapo's Son

At least three people died in clashes in the Mexican state of Sinaloa after the arrest of Ovidio Guzman, the son of notorious drug lord El Chapo, who is serving a life sentence in the United States

World | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:47

Kim Jong Un took his Daughter to a Ballistic Missile Factory

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited a ballistic missile factory in Pyongyang

World | January 6, 2023, Friday // 09:28

Prigozhin announced that "Wagner" alone captured Soledar during the Russian Ceasefire

The private military company "Wagner" alone attacked the Ukrainian city of Soledar and is "close" to capturing it

World » Russia | January 6, 2023, Friday // 15:12

Day 317 of the Invasion of Ukraine: Zelensky Rejected Putin’s Ceasefire

Here are the highlights of events related to the war in Ukraine over the past 24 hours

World » Ukraine | January 6, 2023, Friday // 11:31

Novinite Insider

Kosovo: Implementation of Brussels and Washington Agreements - Path to Enduring Peace and Long-term Stability

The latest developments at the north of Kosovo are reminiscent of the events from the nineties of the past century and threaten to escalate into conflict

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 6, 2023, Friday // 13:46
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