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Over Half of Bulgarians Exposed to Harmful Air Dust

About 57% of the Bulgarian population is exposed to levels of fine dust exceeding the norm, according to a report of the European Environment Agency.

Society » Environment | January 13, 2011, Thursday // 18:19 | Viewed: 2375

Bulgaria Has Worst Waste Management in Europe

Bulgaria is ranked last in Europe on the waste management criteria, the Bulgarian Minister of Environment Nora Karadzhova has announced.

Society » Environment | January 13, 2011, Thursday // 18:07 | Viewed: 2742

Sea Water near Bulgaria's Varna Turns Red

Pollution from an unidentified source has turned the sea water near the port of the Black Sea city of Varna red Thursday.

Society » Environment | January 13, 2011, Thursday // 17:52 | Viewed: 3557

Fog Hampers Traffic, Cancels Flights in Bulgaria

Bulgaria has been covered by a blanket of fog for the second day, disrupting traffic on the roads and plans of air travelers.

Society » Environment | January 11, 2011, Tuesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 1310

Ice Warning for Northern Bulgaria

Northern Bulgaria will be under code yellow Monday over warning of ice, the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences announced.

Society » Environment | January 9, 2011, Sunday // 13:22 | Viewed: 1318

Ice Warning for Central and Eastern Northern Bulgaria

The national weather service announced warnings of ice for the northeastern and central northern parts of Bulgaria overnight and Sunday.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2011, Saturday // 19:38 | Viewed: 1513

Medium Earthquake Registered in Southeastern Bulgaria

A 3.5 Richter magnitude earthquake was registered Saturday midday in southeaster Bulgaria near the town of Topolovgrad.

Society » Environment | January 8, 2011, Saturday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1401

Minor Quake Felt in Bulgaria's Bansko

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.

Society » Environment | January 5, 2011, Wednesday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1852

Partial Solar Eclipse Mystifies Bulgarian Horizon Early Morning

Bulgarian skygazers are treated Tuesday morning to the rare spectacle of a partial eclipse of the sun, which will be the first and the last for this year.

Society » Environment | January 4, 2011, Tuesday // 08:59 | Viewed: 2410

Bulgaria Covered in Thin Snow, Expects Warmer Period

The weak snowfall that has spread across Bulgaria will stop by Monday evening, according to weather forecasts.

Society » Environment | January 3, 2011, Monday // 14:00 | Viewed: 2491

Bulgarian Skygazers Await Sole Solar Eclipse for 2011

Bulgarian skygazers will be treated Tuesday morning to the rare spectacle of a partial eclipse of the sun, which will be the first and the last for this year.

Society » Environment | January 3, 2011, Monday // 13:32 | Viewed: 2766

Bulgaria's Roads Passable in Winter Conditions

The roads in Bulgaria are clean and dry on Monday.

Society » Environment | January 3, 2011, Monday // 11:32 | Viewed: 1355

Partial Solar Eclipse to Mystify Bulgarian Horizon Jan 4

Bulgarian sky gazers will be treated to the rare spectacle of a partial eclipse of the sun, which will be visible from the territory of the country on January 4, 2011.

Society » Environment | December 30, 2010, Thursday // 11:03 | Viewed: 4551

Bulgaria Braces for More Snow, No Emergencies

After an unusually warm stint around Christmas, Bulgaria has also been hit by the snow front covering Europe, albeit less heavily.

Society » Environment | December 28, 2010, Tuesday // 08:27 | Viewed: 1839

Western Bulgaria Registers Two Weak Earthquakes

Two weak earthquakes were felt in Bulgaria Monday overnight, causing no damages.

Society » Environment | December 28, 2010, Tuesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 2380

Bulgaria to Say Hello to 2011 with -15 C

Bulgaria will experience minimum temperatures ranging between -6 to -15 degrees Celsius in the last days of the year, according to a weather forecast by Simeon Matev from TV-MET.

Society » Environment | December 27, 2010, Monday // 15:01 | Viewed: 2069

Bulgaria under Code Yellow over Winter Weather

All regions of Bulgaria are under code yellow Monday over the falling snow, the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences informs.

Society » Environment | December 27, 2010, Monday // 09:26 | Viewed: 2955

Sofia City: Hall Main Roads Are Clean

The Bulgarian capital Sofia awoke Monday morning under a blanket of fresh snow, coming on the heels of spring-like weather over the Christmas holidays.

Society » Environment | December 27, 2010, Monday // 08:16 | Viewed: 1869

Bulgarians Unsure about New Year's Weather

Due to the extremely dynamically changing weather, forcasters in Bulgaria are for the time being uncertain about the weather on New Year's Eve and Day.

Society » Environment | December 26, 2010, Sunday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1645

Global Warming Bestows Summer Heat on Bulgaria on Christmas Day

Instead of the traditional snowy Christmas, several Bulgarian cities had temperature records on December 25, 2010, Christmas Day.

Society » Environment | December 25, 2010, Saturday // 18:04 | Viewed: 4880

Snow Troubles Christmas Travelers in Western Europe

Thousands of passengers have been stranded at airports across Western Europe on Christmas because of snow and ice disrupting air travel.

Society » Environment | December 25, 2010, Saturday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1561
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