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Light Earthquake Registered in SW Bulgaria

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 points on the Richter scale has been registered in southwestern Bulgaria Monday, in the first hours of the new week.

Society » Environment | November 5, 2012, Monday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1280

Indian Summer Brings 5 Temperature Records to Bulgaria

5 new temperature records were set and one more equalled in Bulgaria Saturday, as warm weather has continued well into the fall.

Society » Environment | November 3, 2012, Saturday // 19:28 | Viewed: 1411

New Storm Might Hit US on Election Day

A new storm could form on the US East Coast during presidential elections next Tuesday, days after the destructive Sandy Hurricane hit it, warn weathermen.

Society » Environment | November 3, 2012, Saturday // 14:40 | Viewed: 1324

Mercury to Zoom up to 21°C in Bulgaria over Weekend

Temperatures in Bulgaria over the weekend are forecast to reach 21°C to delight the people, who are eagerly expecting what may prove to be the last warm spell this year.

Society » Environment | November 2, 2012, Friday // 11:03 | Viewed: 1305

Southern Bulgaria under Code Orange over Downpours

Code orange has been declared Thursday in four regions in southern Bulgaria due to heavy downpours, the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, has announced.

Society » Environment | November 1, 2012, Thursday // 08:43 | Viewed: 1555

Bulgarian President to Hand National Flag to 21st Antarctic Expedition

President Rosen Plevneliev will hand the Bulgarian flag to the 21st Antarctic Expedition at an official ceremony starting 11 a.m on Wednesday.

Society » Environment | October 31, 2012, Wednesday // 08:48 | Viewed: 1398

Commissioner Georgieva Laments Hurricane Sandy Victims

EU Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva has expressed her condolences at the victims of the Hurricane Sandy, which hit the US Tuesday.

Society » Environment | October 30, 2012, Tuesday // 20:13 | Viewed: 1540

Bulgarians Advised against Traveling to US East Coast

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has strongly recommended that Bulgarian citizens refrain from travelling to the East Coast of the United States, which is most strongly affected by the growth of superstorm Sandy.

Society » Environment | October 30, 2012, Tuesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 933

Rains Tail off in Bulgaria, but Mercury Down to 10C

The heavy rains that hit central, western and southern Bulgaria are expected to abate on Tuesday, but temperatures will start to go down, weather forecasts say.

Society » Environment | October 30, 2012, Tuesday // 08:45 | Viewed: 2993

Inclement Weather Causes Power Outages in Western Bulgaria

Some 5 000 households in Western Bulgaria were left without electricity Monday night as a result of power outages caused by inclement weather.

Society » Environment | October 29, 2012, Monday // 18:31 | Viewed: 1476

High Winds, Heavy Rains Claim First Victim in Bulgaria

An elderly woman lost her life when she fell from the balcony of her home in the Danube city of Ruse during Monday's high winds.

Society » Environment | October 29, 2012, Monday // 12:16 | Viewed: 1564

Torrential Rains Flood Bulgaria, Sofia Drenched Too

Main streets in Bulgaria's capital Sofia have been flooded after torrential rains drenched the city on Monday morning.

Society » Environment | October 29, 2012, Monday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1702

Winds Bring Heat to Bulgaria as Central Europe Chokes under Snow

Five temperature records were broken in Bulgaria Sunday, after high south winds brought warm air to the country in the midst of fall.

Society » Environment | October 28, 2012, Sunday // 19:52 | Viewed: 2442

First Snow in Central Europe Claims Lives, Wreaks Havoc

The early first snow for the new winter has already fallen in Central Europe, tragically claiming three lives in Poland.

Society » Environment | October 28, 2012, Sunday // 16:24 | Viewed: 1883

Tsunami Alert Following Canada Earthquake Cancelled

A tsunami alert issued for the Pacific Ocean Sunday following a strong 7.7 degree earthquake in Canada has now been cancelled.

Society » Environment | October 28, 2012, Sunday // 14:55 | Viewed: 892

Bulgaria on Alert over High South Winds

Code red for extremely dangerous weather has been called for Bulgaria's southern Smolyan and Kardzhali regions Sunday over expected heavy rainfall exceptionally strong winds.

Society » Environment | October 28, 2012, Sunday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1290

Tsunami Alert after 7.7 Degree Earthquake Shakes W Canada

A very strong earthquake, with magnitude estimated at 7..7 degrees on the Richter scale, shook Canada's British Columbia province overnight.

Society » Environment | October 28, 2012, Sunday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1095

Strong Winds Bring Code Yellow to 17 Bulgarian Districts

Bulgaria's National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology has declared code yellow for potentially dangerous weather for 17 Bulgarian districts.

Society » Environment | October 27, 2012, Saturday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1399

Sweden Eager to Import Garbage from Bulgaria

Sweden has run out of garbage and has been forced to import thrash from its other countries, with Bulgaria, Romania, Italy and the Baltic countries considered possible options.

Society » Environment | October 26, 2012, Friday // 15:10 | Viewed: 3871

Bulgaria to Reinstate Ban on Hunting Brown Bears

Bulgaria has decided to scrap its 3% minimum hunting quota for brown bears and impose a ban on brown bear hunting, according to a draft bill.

Society » Environment | October 25, 2012, Thursday // 15:18 | Viewed: 4697

Code Yellow Issued for Eastern Bulgaria over Gusty Winds

Code yellow has been declared for seven Bulgarian regions Sunday over the forecast for gusty winds.

Society » Environment | October 21, 2012, Sunday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1070
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