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Bulgaria Right-Wingers Warn of New Garbage Crisis in Sofia

Bulgaria's right-wing opposition has sounded an alarm over grave garbage problems looming for the capital Sofia, warning that a new crisis may hit it at the end of next year at the latest.

Society » Environment | November 21, 2010, Sunday // 19:07 | Viewed: 3479

Bulgarian Eco-Activists March to Save Forests

Bulgarian environmentalist groups have scheduled a rally Sunday in downtown Sofia against the amendments to the laws concerning forest protection.

Society » Environment | November 21, 2010, Sunday // 10:44 | Viewed: 3420

Bulgaria Records Another Hot November Weekend

Temperatures in Bulgaria soared well above 20 degrees C Sunday, with nine locations registering temperature records.

Society » Environment | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 18:54 | Viewed: 1919

Bulgaria Moves to Reduce Plastic Bags' Use

Bulgaria's Environment Ministry is preparing an order aiming at restricting the use of plastic bags in the country.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 19:28 | Viewed: 2085

November Heat Wave Continues in Bulgaria

Bulgaria continues to enjoy one of the warmest Novembers ever, after 12 locations registered again temperature records on Thursday.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 18:55 | Viewed: 2356

New 30 Wildfires Rage in Bulgaria

As many as 30 new wildfires have occurred in Bulgaria Thursday, the Head of the National Firefighting Services, Nikola Nikolov, has informed.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 13:04 | Viewed: 3503

Light Tremor Shakes Southeastern Bulgaria

A light earthquake with a 2.6 magnitude on the Richter scale was registered on the territory of Bulgaria late on Wednesday, minutes before midnight.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 08:45 | Viewed: 2757

28 Bulgarian Cities Register Record-High Temperatures

Bulgaria registered record-high temperatures in 28 towns and cities on Wednesday, according to data from the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH).

Society » Environment | November 10, 2010, Wednesday // 20:41 | Viewed: 2646

Hurricane-Like Winds Bother Sofia, Bulgaria

The strong wind, which has already blown for three consecutive days in Sofia and other parts of Bulgaria, continues to cause damage.

Society » Environment | November 10, 2010, Wednesday // 08:28 | Viewed: 2487

Hurricane-like Winds Cause Trouble in Bulgaria

The strong wind, lasting for two days now, has brought down a large number of fences of constructions sites in Sofia, the TV channel bTV informs Tuesday.

Society » Environment | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1884

Bulgaria Marks 150th Years of Meteorology Measurements

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) marked with a ceremony Monday the 150th anniversary of the first meteorology measurements in the country.

Society » Environment | November 8, 2010, Monday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1588

Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria

A light earthquake was registered on Bulgarian territory Monday morning, according to information of the European Mediterranean Seismological Center.

Society » Environment | November 8, 2010, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1620

Bulgaria Tames 2 Late Fall Wildfires Sunday

Two wildfires blazed in mountains nearby Bulgarian capital Sofia after an unusually warm and dry first week of November.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 18:47 | Viewed: 1686

Bulgaria Breaks Heat Records First November Weekend

Bulgaria is enjoying one of the warmest November weekends ever, after overa dozen locations registered temperature records on Friday-Sunday.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 17:16 | Viewed: 2023

Second Wildfire Hits Bulgaria Sunday

A forest fire has erupted in the Vitosha mountain nearby capital Sofia, while firemen are fighting a prior fire in Osogovo near Kyustendil.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 14:16 | Viewed: 2052

Forest Fire Blazes in Bulgaria's Osogovo Mountain

Firemen are fighting a forest fire in the Osogovo Mountain nearby southwestern Bulgarian city of Kyustendil.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1561

Bulgarian Fall Heats to Subside Coming Week

The new week for Bulgaria will again be warmer than the usual for November, but tempertatures will fall a couple of degrees, and occaisonal rains will set in.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1709

Bulgaria Registers Record November Warmth

Bulgaria is enjoying one of the warmest November weekends ever, after 14 locations registered temperature records on Friday.

Society » Environment | November 6, 2010, Saturday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1744

Weak Earthquake Registered in Bulgaria

A 2.9-magnitude earthquake was registered near Sofia Wednesday night, the Geophysical Institute to the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences has announced.

Society » Environment | November 4, 2010, Thursday // 08:39 | Viewed: 1481

Quakes Rattle Nerves, Houses in Balkan Countries

Two people were and some 50 were wounded in Serbia overnight as a result of a strong earthquake with an epicenter near Kraljevo, which was also felt in Sofia and Western Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | November 3, 2010, Wednesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 2286

New Quake Rattles Homes, Nerves in Serbia's Kraljevo

A new earthquake has been registered in the Serbian town of Kraljevo just hours after a moderate tremor hit the region in central Serbia, killing two people and injuring at least 50 others.

Society » Environment | November 3, 2010, Wednesday // 11:26 | Viewed: 2062
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