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State of Emergency Lifted in Dobrich

The state of emergency in Bulgaria’s northeastern city of Dobrich has been lifted, but there is still plenty of cleanup work to be done after the devastating floods.

Society » Environment | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 13:46 | Viewed: 1111

4.4 Earthquake in Southern Romania

An earthquake of magnitude 4.

Society » Environment | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 09:11 | Viewed: 1301

Bulgaria's Environment Ministry Warns of Impending Risk of Floods

Bulgaria's Ministry of Environment and Waters has warned on Monday of possible sudden local floods in the next few days.

Society » Environment | June 23, 2014, Monday // 11:51 | Viewed: 1342

Heavy Rain Ruined 25% of Bulgaria’s Wheat Harvest - Minister

The heavy rain has ruined around 250 000 decares of wheat area, according to Bulgarian Agriculture Minister Dimitar Grekov.

Society » Environment | June 22, 2014, Sunday // 13:09 | Viewed: 3159

New Downpour Leaves Bulgaria's Dobrich in State of Emergency

After a thunderstorm has hit Bulgaria's Dobrich today, the situation remains critical and the town is still in a state of emergency.

Society » Environment | June 21, 2014, Saturday // 16:12 | Viewed: 5506

Flood Victims Rescued by Bulgarian Air Force Helicopters

A man has been rescued in Bulgaria's Black Sea Albena resort during a low-level flight of two Cougar helicopters of the Bulgarian Air Force, Friday.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 17:00 | Viewed: 2475

Bulgarian Community in Cyprus Raises Funds for Flood-Hit Compatriots

The Bulgarian community in Cyprus has launched a fundraising campaign to help the flood-hit areas in Bulgaria, Friday.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 16:29 | Viewed: 6855

Torrential Rains Ravage Bulgaria's Burgas, Lovech, Yambol Regions

The torrential rains in Bulgaria's Black Sea Burgas region have flooded third class roads, buildings and agricultural areas, Friday.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 15:08 | Viewed: 4168

Romania Ready to Send Equipment to Flood-Damaged Bulgaria

Romania is ready to provide teams and equipment to the flood-hit areas in Bulgaria, the state secretary at the Romanian Transport Ministry Iulian Matache announced.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 14:38 | Viewed: 4981

Earthquake Registered in Western Bulgaria

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 on the Richter scale was registered in western Bulgaria, Friday.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1727

Emergency Teams, Volunteers Prepared for Floods – Sofia Mayor

Teams of Sofia Municipality in Dolni Bogrov are monitoring the Lesnovska river that overflowed in 2005, Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova told reporters.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 12:43 | Viewed: 1216

Overflowing Reservoirs Jeopardize Bulgaria's Shumen Region

Bulgaria's northeastern Shumen region is at risk of flooding due to the rising levels in several local reservoirs, regional governor Ventsislav Venkov informs.

Society » Environment | June 20, 2014, Friday // 11:59 | Viewed: 7472

Bulgaria Among the World Leaders in Herbs Exports

Bulgaria exports around 80% of the gathered herbs as raw material, said Svetlana Aladzhem of the Information and Environmental Protection foundation.

Society » Environment | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1369

Parliament Appoints New Environment Minister

Bulgaria's Parliament appointed on Thursday Stanislav Anastasov as Minister of Environment and Waters.

Society » Environment | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 1723

Gale-force Winds, Thunderstorms Cause Heavy Damages In Bulgaria

State of emergency has been declared in the western Bulgarian Chavdar municipality, part of Sofia region, due to the heavy rains and strong winds, Wednesday night.

Society » Environment | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 12:18 | Viewed: 2405

Bulgaria's Major Rivers Still At Risk of Possible Overflowing

The warning of dangerous overflowing of Bulgaria's Ogosta, Iskar and Yantra rivers is still valid for the next few days.

Society » Environment | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 3673

Environment Ministry Warns of Possible Floods in Northern Bulgaria

Bulgaria's Ministry of Environment and Waters warned of possible overflowing of major rivers flowing through the northern part of the country.

Society » Environment | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 2596

Professor: 7-Magnitude Earthquake in Sofia Could Leave 4500 Dead

The building stock in Bulgaria is extremely vulnerable to earthquakes, according to Professor Emil Botev, head of the Seismology unit of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS)

Society » Environment | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 10:59 | Viewed: 2009

Burgas Holds Public Discussion of Black Sea Coast Park Project

A public discussion of the project for the creation of a Black Sea Coast National Park Bulgarian starts at the Burgas Municipality.

Society » Environment | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 2857

Tornado Seen off Bulgaria’s Black Sea Coast

A tornado was seen off the Black Sea coast of Sozopol shortly before 11 AM on Monday.

Society » Environment | June 16, 2014, Monday // 12:20 | Viewed: 6151

European Commissioner for Climate Action to Arrive in Bulgaria

European Commissioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard is to arrive on an official visit to Bulgaria on Monday.

Society » Environment | June 13, 2014, Friday // 14:31 | Viewed: 1489
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