Society » Environment

Icy Winds to Blast Bulgaria as Winter Comes Back

The national weather service has declared code orange for dangerous weather due to winds expected to blast eastern Bulgaria Monday.

Society » Environment | March 6, 2011, Sunday // 19:54 | Viewed: 3175

Winter Musters Comeback to Bulgaria

Temperatures will drop considerably Sunday evening and overnight over the whole of Bulgaria, setting the stage for a comeback of winter after a stint of warm days.

Society » Environment | March 6, 2011, Sunday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2071

Humboldt Penguins Feel at Home in Sofia's Zoo

The eight Humboldt penguins which are housed in the Sofia Zoo for the third day now, are adapting normally and are in great condition.

Society » Environment | March 5, 2011, Saturday // 12:17 | Viewed: 3627

Scandalous Development Plans Announced Amid Bansko Ski World Cup

Controversial plans for a drastic development of ski tracks in the Pirin National Park were announced by Bulgarian companies and towns at the start of the 2011 men's alpine ski World Cup in Bansko.

Society » Environment | February 26, 2011, Saturday // 16:20 | Viewed: 5906

Bulgaria in for Month of Mild and Wild Weather

Weather forecasts are warning Bulgarians to get ready for rapid changes in the weather during the coming month with temperatures ranging from – 10° C to 22° C.

Society » Environment | February 25, 2011, Friday // 18:39 | Viewed: 2089

Finnish Tourist Killed in Avalanche near Bulgaria's Bansko

An avalanche has killed one Finnish tourist near the Bulgarian ski resort Bansko, the regional directorate of the interior ministry in the city of Blagoevgrad announced.

Society » Environment | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 17:24 | Viewed: 3189

February Snow Grips Bulgaria

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

Society » Environment | February 23, 2011, Wednesday // 08:56 | Viewed: 2614

Parts of Bulgaria under Heavy Snow Warning

The Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences has declared a code yellow for southern Bulgaria over heavy snow fall.

Society » Environment | February 22, 2011, Tuesday // 13:03 | Viewed: 2428

Solar Eruptions Set to Hit Earth

Scientists around the world will be watching closely as three eruptions from the Sun are to reach the Earth on Friday.

Society » Environment | February 17, 2011, Thursday // 21:03 | Viewed: 2452

Light Earthquake Registered at Bulgarian-Greek Border

A light earthquake was registered Wednesday morning near the Bulgarian town of Petrich at the Greek-Bulgarian border, according to data from the European Seismological Center.

Society » Environment | February 16, 2011, Wednesday // 12:26 | Viewed: 1925

Southeastern Bulgaria Stunned by Early Spring

Trees have blossomed Sunday in the area of southeastern Bulgarian town of Kardzhali, after more than a week of unusually warm weather for early February.

Society » Environment | February 13, 2011, Sunday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2269

Bulgaria Braces for Hurricane-Like Winds, Danube Vessels Alerted

The Bulgarian authorities have declared a Code "Yellow" alert all across the northern and southeastern parts of the country over hurricane-like winds.

Society » Environment | February 12, 2011, Saturday // 17:00 | Viewed: 2907

Bulgarians Win 'Green Design' Award at Global Competition

Bulgarians Nikola Enchev and Stefan Vankov won the Green Design Award for students the international Design Against the Elements competition in Manila, Philippines.

Society » Environment | February 10, 2011, Thursday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2265

Bulgaria in for Cooler Weather after Record-Highs

The remainder of the week will again be warmer than the usual for February in Bulgaria, but temperatures will fall a couple of degrees, forecasts say.

Society » Environment | February 9, 2011, Wednesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 2318

2 More Earthquakes Registered at Bulgarian-Greek Border

Two more light earthquakes were registered overnight near the Bulgarian town of Petrich at the Greek-Bulgarian border, according to data from the European Seismological Center.

Society » Environment | February 8, 2011, Tuesday // 11:22 | Viewed: 2319

New Light Earthquake Registered Near Bulgaria-Greek Border

A new light earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3 on the Richter scale was registered at 6:2 pm in the Bulgarian town of Petrich, near the Bulgarian-Greek border and 170 km from Sofia.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2011, Monday // 19:54 | Viewed: 1508

Light Earthquake Registered Close to Bulgaria-Greek Border

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 on the Richter scale has been registered in the Bulgarian town of Petrich, near the Bulgarian-Greek border.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2011, Monday // 13:44 | Viewed: 2080

Bulgaria to Bask in Spring-Like Weather until Febr 20

The remainder of February will be pretty kind to the residents and guests of Bulgaria, despite warnings that the country is in for an especially cold and snowy winter.

Society » Environment | February 6, 2011, Sunday // 19:12 | Viewed: 2516

Bulgarians to Enjoy Warmer Weekend

Temperatures in Bulgaria will significantly increase during the weekend and will remain relatively high for the season in the first half of next week.

Society » Environment | February 4, 2011, Friday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1503

Romanian Black Sea Freezes Over

Unusually low temperatures in recent days resulted in an unusual freeze-over of the Black Sea at the Romanian coast.

Society » Environment | February 4, 2011, Friday // 08:02 | Viewed: 2315

Bulgaria Bans MON 810 GMO Maize

Bulgaria has banned the growing of the genetically modified MON 810 maize, thus joining 6 other EU nations.

Society » Environment | February 1, 2011, Tuesday // 19:40 | Viewed: 4225
Bulgaria news (Sofia News Agency - is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." (Sofia News Agency - and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria