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Bulgaria to Hunt Down 17 Brown Bears

Seventeen brown bears will be legally hunted in Bulgaria 2011, as the government introduced a bear hunting quota for the first time on Thursday.

Society » Environment | January 28, 2011, Friday // 09:44 | Viewed: 3654

Sofia Icy Streets Injured 183

183 people were hospitalized in the last 24 hours with injuries resulting from falls on icy streets in Sofia, the Pirogov Hospital announced.

Society » Environment | January 27, 2011, Thursday // 10:23 | Viewed: 2477

Earthquakes Greatest Disaster Concern for Bulgarian Govt

Earthquakes and floods pose the greatest natural disaster threats for Bulgaria, according to an emergency situations plan of the Bulgarian government.

Society » Environment | January 25, 2011, Tuesday // 08:29 | Viewed: 2482

Southeast Bulgaria Sees New Earthquake

A new minor earthquake occurred in Southeastern Bulgaria Monday afternoon after the region saw several similar tremors last week.

Society » Environment | January 24, 2011, Monday // 16:13 | Viewed: 2165

Winter Weather Grips Bulgaria

The Sofia City Hall informs cleaning contractor companies have treated all roads in the capital used by public transportation vehicles.

Society » Environment | January 24, 2011, Monday // 08:17 | Viewed: 3089

Bulgaria Awaits Freezing Weather

The traditionally cold January winter in Bulgaria is expected to show its full potential, with temperatures dropping to - 17 degrees Celsius on Wednesday and Thursday.

Society » Environment | January 23, 2011, Sunday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2347

Bulgaria to Bask in Another Warm January Week

The new week in Bulgaria will again be warmer than the usual for January, even though temperatures will fall a couple of degrees on Thursday.

Society » Environment | January 16, 2011, Sunday // 17:38 | Viewed: 1595

Bulgaria Braces for Strong Winds

Strong winds are expected across 19 Bulgarian regions Sunday as winter weather continues to be dynamic and warmer than usual.

Society » Environment | January 16, 2011, Sunday // 10:08 | Viewed: 1505

Second Light Earthquake in Southern Bulgaria within 15 Hours

A minor earthquake with a magnitude of 3 on the Richter scale was registered close to the city of Plovdiv in Southern Bulgaria on Friday.

Society » Environment | January 14, 2011, Friday // 19:13 | Viewed: 1694

Light Tremor Shakes Southeastern Bulgaria

A light earthquake, measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale, was registered on the territory of Bulgaria in the early hours of Friday.

Society » Environment | January 14, 2011, Friday // 10:00 | Viewed: 1517

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: 2387

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: 2747

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: 3564

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: 1314

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: 1322

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: 1515

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: 1407

Minor Quake Felt in Bulgaria's Bansko

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.

Society » Environment | January 5, 2011, Wednesday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1856

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: 2416

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: 2498

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: 2771
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