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Series of Road Accidents in Bulgaria Result in Casualties, Injuries

Series of road accidents resulted in casualties and injuries in all parts of Bulgaria on Saturday.

Society » Incidents | December 14, 2014, Sunday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1654

Petko Sertov's Employer Denies Involvement in His Disappearance

Angel Bozhilov, the employer of Petko Sertov, former head of Bulgaria's National Security Agency (DANS), who mysteriously disappeared last Friday, denied any involvement in the incident.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 13:31 | Viewed: 2478

Over 1000 Spots on Bulgaria's Roads at Risk of Landslides, Collapses

There are more than 1000 spots on Bulgaria's roads at risk of landslides and partial collapses due to the profuse rains this year, the head of the Road Infrastrue Agency Lazar Lazarov told the Trud daily.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 11:01 | Viewed: 4663

Situation In Southern Bulgaria Slowly Returns To Normal After Floods

The situation in the regions along the rivers Tundzha and Maritsa in southern Bulgaria slowly returns to normal as the river waters are receding, reports the bTV national channel.

Society » Incidents | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 09:20 | Viewed: 1504

Two Poles Hospitalized as Train Hits Truck

A train en route to Sofia from Bulgaria's southwest has collided with a freight truck, leaving two Polish citizens injured.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 20:38 | Viewed: 1186

Missing Bulgaria Ex Security Head 'Spotted' near Petrich

Petko Sertov, the former head of state security agency DANS who disappeared last Friday, was reportedly spotted near the town of Petrich, kilometers away from the Bulgaria-Greece Border.

Society » Incidents | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1914

Bulgaria's Police Continues Search For Missing Petko Sertov

Petko Sertov, the mysteriously disappeared ex-chief of Bulgaria's National Security Agency (DANS) did not leave the country, according to the police.

Society » Incidents | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 3523

Police To Announce Details on Disappearance of Ex-Chief of DANS

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry will announce on Wednesday details on the disappearance of Petko Sertov, former head of the National Security Agency (DANS).

Society » Incidents | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 08:07 | Viewed: 1093

Emergency Declared In Several Bulgarian Towns

Emergency due to overflowing dams and high waters was declared in the towns of Saedinenie and Peshtera, reports the bTV national channel.

Society » Incidents | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 07:37 | Viewed: 1906

Fire at Sofia-based Building of Kanal 3 TV Channel

A fire broke out at the building of the Kanal 3TV channel in Sofia Tuesday evening, according to reports of Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry.

Society » Incidents | December 9, 2014, Tuesday // 19:58 | Viewed: 1346

Bulgaria ex Security Chief 'Intended to Disappear'

The disappearance of Petko Sertov, a former head of the State Agency for National Security (DANS) is not an abduction but was carefully planned, a lawmaker familiar with security structures has said.

Society » Incidents | December 9, 2014, Tuesday // 09:07 | Viewed: 1775

Bulgarian Woman Sets Herself on Fire in Stara Zagora

A young Bulgarian woman has set herself ablaze in the town of Stara Zagora, local officials say.

Society » Incidents | December 8, 2014, Monday // 11:12 | Viewed: 2993

Blind Shell Defused in Downtown Sofia

A blind shell has been found in an apartment block in the city center of Bulgaria's capital Sofia, officials say.

Society » Incidents | December 3, 2014, Wednesday // 18:42 | Viewed: 1806

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: 1887

Bulgaria Warns of Rising River Levels

The environment ministry on Thursday warned of an expected rise in river levels as rain started to fall in many Bulgarian regions.

Society » Incidents | November 13, 2014, Thursday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1639

Sofia Self-Immolator Lidiya Petrova Dies in Hospital

The woman who set herself ablaze in front of Bulgaria's presidency last week has died, doctors say.

Society » Incidents | November 10, 2014, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 3059

Four Taken To Hospital After Brawl at Bulgarian Refugee Camp

Four foreign citizens have been taken to hospital following a brawl that involved Syrian and Afghan nationals in a refugee camp in Bulgaria, bTV channel reported on Wednesday.

Society » Incidents | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 14:07 | Viewed: 2024

Man Sets Himself Ablaze in Bulgaria's Sandanski

The life of a 48-year-old is in danger after the second self-immolation in Bulgaria within slightly over 24 hours, officials say.

Society » Incidents | November 4, 2014, Tuesday // 18:35 | Viewed: 3146

Earthquake Measuring 4.5 on Richter Scale Rocks Southern Romania

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale was registered in southern Romania on Monday afternoon but no casualties or damage were reported.

Society » Incidents | November 3, 2014, Monday // 16:48 | Viewed: 2278

Woman Sets Herself On Fire in Sofia

A woman set herself on fire in front of President’s office in central Sofia shortly before 3 pm on Monday.

Society » Incidents | November 3, 2014, Monday // 15:22 | Viewed: 6423

Bulgarian Pedestrians More Careless Than Car Drivers, Police Say

Pedestrians in Bulgaria are nearly twice as careless compared to car drivers, statistical figures have shown.

Society » Incidents | November 1, 2014, Saturday // 16:27 | Viewed: 2701
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