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Bulgarian Seismologist Disproves Earthquake Info

The Geophysics Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences disproved earlier information about an earthquake in southwestern Bulgaria Saturday.

Society » Environment | October 9, 2010, Saturday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1703

Latest Earthquake Registered in Bulgaria Overnight

A 3.9-point magnitude on the Richter scale earthquake was registered in southwestern Bulgaria early Saturday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center reports.

Society » Environment | October 9, 2010, Saturday // 10:00 | Viewed: 2216

Bulgarian MPs Adopt Dubious Law on Killer Bears, 'Killer Goats'

Bulgaria's Parliament has adopted perplexing amendments to the Hunting Act, which are theoretically supposed to help the authorities tackle the problem with killer bears in the Rhodope Moutnain.

Society » Environment | October 8, 2010, Friday // 16:20 | Viewed: 3216

Hungary Requests EU Help for Toxic Sludge

Hungary has asked the EU for help limit the spread of the toxic red sludge that threatens to pollute the Danube River, European Voice has reported.

Society » Environment | October 8, 2010, Friday // 13:18 | Viewed: 5903

No Big Damages after Earthquake in Bulgaria's Varna

The Bulgarian village of Manastir has been affected the most by the earthquake that hit the Northeastern part of the country Thursday evening.

Society » Environment | October 8, 2010, Friday // 12:48 | Viewed: 2125

Earthquake Rattles Bulgaria's Varna

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 on the Richter scale has shaken Northeastern Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | October 8, 2010, Friday // 00:51 | Viewed: 2624

Hungary's Toxic Sludge Reaches Danube River

The toxic sludge that flowed after an alumina plant exploded in Hungary has reached the Danube River, officials have announced.

Society » Environment | October 7, 2010, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 4192

Bulgarian Pirin National Park Director Quits over Foul Play

The director of the Pirin National Park in Bulgaria resigned and was dismissed from the Ministry of Environment over concerns that he is in a strong conflict of interests and thus unfit to manage the protection of the park.

Society » Environment | October 5, 2010, Tuesday // 19:41 | Viewed: 2189

Bulgaria Under Threat of Hungary Sludge Flood

Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia and Ukraine might be affected by the deadly sludge escape from an alumina plant, which killed four people and injured 120 more in Western Hungary.

Society » Environment | October 5, 2010, Tuesday // 13:51 | Viewed: 7454

Bulgarian Meteorologists: No Comeback of Summer in Oct

Bulgarian private meteorologist center TV-MET has announced that weather in October would be typical for the season, with temperatures between 7-15 degrees.

Society » Environment | October 4, 2010, Monday // 12:52 | Viewed: 1641

Two Light Earthquakes Detected around Bulgaria's Sofia

Two very light earthquakes were detected with epicenters some 30 km south-east of Bulgaria's capital Sofia Tuesday morning.

Society » Environment | September 21, 2010, Tuesday // 08:32 | Viewed: 1501

Light Earthquake Felt in Southern Bulgaria

A light earthquake was registered in southern Bulgaria Sunday evening, the Seismological Center of the Geophysical Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences reports.

Society » Environment | September 20, 2010, Monday // 08:08 | Viewed: 1596

New Week Brings Lower Temperatures in Bulgaria

The scorching weather that recently swept Bulgaria is coming to an end and the next week will bring lower temperatures and winds, forecasts say.

Society » Environment | September 18, 2010, Saturday // 11:15 | Viewed: 1367

Light Earthquake in Bulgaria-Greece Border Region

An earthquake with magnitude of 2.1 on the Richter scale shook a region along the central section of the border between Bulgaria an Greece overnight.

Society » Environment | September 12, 2010, Sunday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1762

Calm Urged as Quake Rattles Homes and Nerves in Sofia

Bulgarian seismologists have called for patience and calm after a 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook the capital Sofia on Friday, throwing many people into panic.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2926

Earthquake in Sofia Results in 4 Fallen Chimneys

The 3.5 earthquake that shook Sofia on Friday has caused the falling of four chimneys in the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 11:36 | Viewed: 4175

3,5 Earthquake Hits Bulgaria's Sofia

The earthquake that shook the Bulgarian capital at 10:11 am on Friday had a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale and its epicenter was 3 km southeast of Sofia.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2985

Earthquake Rattles Bulgaria's Sofia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale shook the Bulgarian capital around 10:10 am on Friday.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 10:32 | Viewed: 3080

Weak Earthquake Registered Near Bulgaria's Sofia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.4 on the Richter scale was registered about 130 km southwest from Sofia.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2010, Friday // 09:15 | Viewed: 2691

Light Earthquake Rattles Bulgarian Capital Sofia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 on the Richter scale was felt all around the Bulgarian capital Sofia Thursday afternoon.

Society » Environment | September 9, 2010, Thursday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1612

Experts Confirm Harmful Radiation at Bulgarian Beach

The sand from the Bulgarian Black coast bay "Vromos" is radioactive and harmful for beach goers, according to experts from the Environment and Health Ministries.

Society » Environment | September 2, 2010, Thursday // 16:14 | Viewed: 8920
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