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Three Afghani Refugees Found in Cargo Train Near Bulgaria's Kaspichan

Three citizens of Afghanistan have been detained at the train station in Kaspichan.

Society » Incidents | June 22, 2015, Monday // 16:04 | Viewed: 2453

Bomb Exploded in Sofia State Agency Building

A home-made bomb has exploded in the building of the State Agency on Selection and Reproduction of Stock Breeding, located on the Bistrishko Shousse 26 in Sofia.

Society » Incidents | June 22, 2015, Monday // 09:55 | Viewed: 2411

3 Killed in Graz as Man Drives SUV into Crowds, 5-Year-Old Bulgarian among Victims

Austria’s Graz holds a day of mourning for the three people killed by an SUV driver on Saturday in the city center.

Society » Incidents | June 21, 2015, Sunday // 11:32 | Viewed: 3005

Austria Car Rampage 'Leaves 3 Dead, at least 34 Injured'

A man driving an SUV crashed into a crowd in the downtown area of Graz, killing at least three and injuring dozens, Austria's Die Presse said.

Society » Incidents | June 20, 2015, Saturday // 16:04 | Viewed: 4683

Turkish Driver Dies after Colliding with Iranian Truck

A 74-year-old Turkish citizen has died after a frontal collision with an Iranian TIR truck in Southern Bulgaria, local authorities have said.

Society » Incidents | June 20, 2015, Saturday // 12:20 | Viewed: 5471

45-Year Old British Tourist Survives After Falling from Hotel Room in Burgas

A 45-year old British citizen was in need of urgent reanimation after he fell off from his hotel room in the seaside resort of Slanchev Bryag.

Society » Incidents | June 18, 2015, Thursday // 15:07 | Viewed: 3079

Close to 30 Tons of Fuel Spilled Near Burgas

Between 10 and 30 tons of fuel have flown out of a broken pipe of Lukoil Neftohim along the Dolno Ezerovo-Bratovo road.

Society » Incidents | June 17, 2015, Wednesday // 21:17 | Viewed: 5327

Sofia-Varna Train Stuck in Iskar River Valley

The Sofia-Varna train got stuck somewhere along the valley of the Iskar River on Tuesday afternoon.

Society » Incidents | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 2313

Airplane Makes Emergency Landing at Sofia Airport Due to Broken Cockpit Window

An airplane made an emergency landing at Bulgaria's Sofia Airport on Tuesday afternoon due to a broken window.

Society » Incidents | June 16, 2015, Tuesday // 15:36 | Viewed: 3488

Several Injured as Tensions Escalate at Protest in Sofia Neighbourhood

Several people were injured after tensions escalated at a protest in the Orlandovtsi neighbourhood in the capital of Bulgaria on Sunday.

Society » Incidents | June 15, 2015, Monday // 07:57 | Viewed: 4139

Evacuated Passengers Return to Varna Airport, No Bomb Found

The flight schedule at Bulgaria’s Varna Airport hasn’t been disrupted despite a security alert that triggered the evacuation of passengers from one of the aiport's terminals, BGNES reported on Friday.

Society » Incidents | June 12, 2015, Friday // 19:19 | Viewed: 2944

Syria is in Bulgaria’s List of Banned Countries for Military Trade

Syria is in the list of countries that Bulgaria is not allowed to export weapons to according to the Bulgarian legislation.

Society » Incidents | June 12, 2015, Friday // 15:57 | Viewed: 2554

Bulgaria’s Varna Airport Now Evacuated

Varna Airport has been evacuated.

Society » Incidents | June 12, 2015, Friday // 15:35 | Viewed: 4764

Reuters: US Says Contractors Hit in Bulgaria Blast Worked on Syria Task

The US embassy in Sofia has said the three US contractors hit by last week’s explosion at a firing range in Bulgaria were employees of a firm hired to work on programme to support moderate opposition forces in Syria, Reuters reported.

Society » Incidents | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 09:34 | Viewed: 4406

Govt Employee Fired Following Drunk Driving, Car Crash

An employee of the Council of Ministers was fired Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | June 10, 2015, Wednesday // 10:19 | Viewed: 2408

US Contractors Hurt in Anevo Incident Were Testing Arms for Syrian Opposition Army

The three US citizens injured near Bulgaria's Anevo were in fact sent on a mission to test weapons that would then be sold to the Syrian opposition, Reuters reported.

Society » Incidents | June 9, 2015, Tuesday // 20:01 | Viewed: 5301

One Still in Critical Condition after Grenade Launcher Accident at Shooting Range in Bulgaria

One of the four injured in Saturday’s grenade launcher accident at the shooting range in the village of Anevo remains in critical condition, according to doctors at the University Hospital "Sveti Georgi" in Plovdiv.

Society » Incidents | June 7, 2015, Sunday // 10:33 | Viewed: 3092

US Citizen Passed Away in Accident Near Bulgarian Military Polygon

A US citizen has passed away after the explosion at the military polygon Anevo, as reported by BGNES.

Society » Incidents | June 6, 2015, Saturday // 15:24 | Viewed: 3831

Blast Injures People Near Military Polygon in Bulgaria

One person passed away and four others were severely injured during a blast at the military polygon Anevo, as reported by BGNES.

Society » Incidents | June 6, 2015, Saturday // 12:33 | Viewed: 3837

Turkish Airlines Plane Resumes Istanbul-Prague Flight After Emergency Landing in Sofia 

The Turkish Airlines plane, which made an emergency landing at Sofia Airport on Wednesday afternoon, has taken off, BGNES reported.

Society » Incidents | June 3, 2015, Wednesday // 21:02 | Viewed: 3516

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Sofia

A Turkish Airlines plane has made an emergency landing at Sofia Airport on Wednesday but there were no injuries, BGNES news outlet reported.

Society » Incidents | June 3, 2015, Wednesday // 20:36 | Viewed: 2148
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