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Bulgarian Truck Driver Stuck in Border Blockade Admitted to Hospital

 A Bulgarian truck driver affected by the blockade staged at the border with Greece was admitted to hospital after feeling unwell.

Society » Incidents | February 25, 2016, Thursday // 13:00 | Viewed: 6166

Fire Ignites in Protected Site in Bulgaria's Tutrakan

A fire burst out in Kalimok Brashlen protected area in the Bulgarian northeastern town of Tutrakan, the Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) announced on Tuesday, citing the Ministry of Interior.

Society » Incidents | February 23, 2016, Tuesday // 10:23 | Viewed: 5534

Train Crash in Germany Leaves at Least Several Dead

The collision of two trains in the area of Munich in Bavaria, Germany has killed at least eight people, German police say.

Society » Incidents | February 9, 2016, Tuesday // 10:51 | Viewed: 5497

Romanian Man Dies in Skiing Accident in Bulgaria’s Bansko

A male Romanian skier has died after hitting a rock outside a designate ski run in the Bulgarian winter resort of bansko, BGNES reported on Sunday.

Society » Incidents | February 7, 2016, Sunday // 16:19 | Viewed: 11850

Two Migrants Die from Cold Exposure near Bulgaria’s Border with Turkey

Two illegal female migrants have died of cold exposure near Malko Tarnovo, in southeastern Bulgaria close to the border with Turkey, Nova TV reported on Sunday.

Society » Incidents | February 7, 2016, Sunday // 11:08 | Viewed: 8337

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Shakes Bulgaria’s Smolyan Region

An earthquake measuring 3.

Society » Incidents | February 5, 2016, Friday // 19:13 | Viewed: 5277

Female Body Found on Beach in Bulgaria's Chernomorets

A female body was found on the northern beach in the Bulgarian Black Sea town of Chernomorets on Thursday morning.

Society » Incidents | February 4, 2016, Thursday // 14:45 | Viewed: 6998

Bulgarians among Injured as Bus Tumbles Over in Macedonia

Twenty-six people, among them ten Bulgarian nationals, were injured as a Bulgarian-plated bus crashed in the area of Kriva Palanka, northeastern Macedonia, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has said.

Society » Incidents | February 3, 2016, Wednesday // 12:22 | Viewed: 6189

Airplane Performs Emergency Landing at Sofia Airport Due to Drunk Passenger

An airplane conducting a flight between London and Beirut performed an emergency landing at Sofia airport on Tuesday evening due to an aggressive drunk passenger on board.

Society » Incidents | January 27, 2016, Wednesday // 07:52 | Viewed: 7042

CNN: Turkish Airlines Plane Diverts to Ireland After Security Threat

A Turkish Airlines plane on a trans-Atlantic flight has been diverted to Shannon airport in Ireland on Sunday after a handwritten bomb threat was discovered on board, CNN reported.

Society » Incidents | January 24, 2016, Sunday // 16:46 | Viewed: 2777

Protests of Greek Farmers Temporarily Close Two Bulgarian Border Checkpoints

Protests of Greek farmers led to the temporary closure of two Bulgarian border checkpoints located at the frontier with Greece.

Society » Incidents | January 23, 2016, Saturday // 13:50 | Viewed: 6179

Freight Train Derails Near Bulgaria's Dupnitsa

A freight trained derailed near the Bulgarian town of Dupnitsa shortly after midnight on Saturday as it was entering the railway station.

Society » Incidents | January 23, 2016, Saturday // 12:00 | Viewed: 6007

Passengers Sustain Injuries as Two Intercity Buses Collide in NE Bulgaria

Several passengers have been injured in a crash involving two intercity buses and a minibus near the village of Kamburovo in northeastern Bulgaria, on the main road linking Sofa and Varna, Nova TV and bTV reported on Friday.

Society » Incidents | January 22, 2016, Friday // 19:27 | Viewed: 6270

BGN 170 000 Stolen in Tuesday's Bank Robbery in Sofia

A total of BGN 170 000 were stolen in the armed robbery targeting the UniCredit Bulbank branch located in the Lyulin 7 neighbourhood of the Bulgarian capital of Sofia on Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | January 6, 2016, Wednesday // 14:43 | Viewed: 3228

Mass Fight Between Migrants in Downtown Sofia Leaves Three Injured

A mass fight in the centre of the Bulgarian capital on Tuesday evening left three Afghan citizens lightly injured.

Society » Incidents | January 6, 2016, Wednesday // 09:03 | Viewed: 4336

False Bomb Threat Targeted New Year’s Concert in Downtown Sofia

A false bomb threat targeted the traditional concert on New Year’s Eve on the Alexander Battenberg square in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia.

Society » Incidents | January 2, 2016, Saturday // 14:54 | Viewed: 3069

680 People Became Victims of Road Accidents in Bulgaria in 2015

Road accidents in Bulgaria claimed the lives of 680 people in 2015, with the number of victims increasing compared to 2014.

Society » Incidents | January 2, 2016, Saturday // 12:07 | Viewed: 6053

Number of Road Traffic Victims in Bulgaria Continued to Increase in 2015

The number of road traffic victims in Bulgaria registered an increase in 2015.

Society » Incidents | December 29, 2015, Tuesday // 17:31 | Viewed: 3598

Wildfire Raging near Bulgaria's Zlatograd

Equipment and personnel of the Bulgarian Armed Forces are to join operations to put out a wildfire that broke on Sunday evening in the municipality of Zlatograd, Southern Bulgaria.

Society » Incidents | December 28, 2015, Monday // 13:05 | Viewed: 2771

Four Die after Drinking Fake Alcohol in Southern Bulgaria

Four young men have died and other two are in critical conditions after drinking counterfeit alcohol during celebrations, media outlets report.

Society » Incidents | December 28, 2015, Monday // 09:22 | Viewed: 5686

Blast at Nigeria Gas Plant Kills More than 100

More than 100 people are believed to have been killed by an explosion of gas tanker truck at an  industrial gas plant in south-eastern Nigeria on Thursday night.

Society » Incidents | December 25, 2015, Friday // 12:35 | Viewed: 3541
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