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London Introduces Mandatory PCR test for Vaccinated Bulgarians

As of November 30, 2021, the United Kingdom is introducing additional measures due to the appearance of the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus. According to the Bulgarian embassy in London, from 4 a.m. on Tuesday, every fully vaccinated citizen who en

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 19:44 | Viewed: 1351

Over 3,200 Students from 5th to 12th Grade Returned to Class in Sofia

More than 3,200 students from 5th to 12th grade returned to class in Sofia today. Most of them are in private schools. The only municipal school in the capital, the 164th Spanish-language high school, Miguel de Cervantes, managed to bring together 176 gre

Society » Education | November 29, 2021, Monday // 19:32 | Viewed: 888

Omicron: What are the Symptoms of the New Covid Variant

Fatigue is one of the main symptoms of the new variant of the coronavirus - Omicron. This is explained by the President of the South African Medical Association Angelique Coetzee, writes Sky News.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1482

Possible End to Mass Explosions caused by Pyrotechnics during Celebrations in Sofia

An end to the smell of gunpowder and remnants of fireworks all over Sofia after mass celebrations, accompanied by endless blasts of firecrackers, bombs and fireworks, such as the ones at New Year's, reports BGNES.

Society » Incidents | November 29, 2021, Monday // 17:25 | Viewed: 1229

BioNTech is Already Working on Vaccine for the Covid Variant Omicron

BioNTech has begun work on a vaccine specifically for the new variant of the coronavirus Omicron, which was first identified in South Africa.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 17:02 | Viewed: 941

WHO: Omicron is likely to Spread All Over the World

The countries of the World Health Organization are discussing in Geneva, at a special session, the preparations for the pandemic after the appearance of the new variant - Omicron.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 16:04 | Viewed: 1117

China has Promised Africa 1 Billion vaccines against COVID-19

Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised to provide Africa with a billion doses of coronavirus vaccine in a speech delivered via video link at the China-Africa summit in the Senegalese capital, Dakar.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 15:57 | Viewed: 850

Hurricane Wind with Speed of 100 km/h, Hail and Fallen Trees in Bulgarian Town of Sliven

A hurricane wind with a speed of 100 kilometers per hour, accompanied by hail and rain, hit Sliven and the surrounding villages within 10 minutes at noon today. There are uprooted and broken trees, no injured people. Several villages are without electrici

Society » Environment | November 29, 2021, Monday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1163

Because of Omicron: Japan closes its Borders to Foreigners from November 30

Faced with the new version of Omicron, Japan will close its borders to foreigners tomorrow, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida was quoted as saying by world news agencies.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 09:59 | Viewed: 1223

Omicron: Where was it Found and What Restrictions are Imposed over the World

In an attempt to stop the spread of the new variant of the coronavirus, a number of countries around the world have restricted movement and flights to and from South Africa, and other anti-epidemic measures have been taken.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 09:45 | Viewed: 1857

Bulgarian Prof. Kantardzhiev: Probability that Vaccines Don’t Work at all with Omicron is Very Small

Existing coronavirus vaccines are unlikely to not work at all with the new variant Omicron. But they may work less.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 09:34 | Viewed: 1403

Bulgaria: Challenging Weather in the Next 48 hours

In the next 48 hours the weather will offer us serious autumn-winter challenges. A configuration of a cold front and a Mediterranean cyclone will provide strong winds, significant amounts of rain and wet snow.

Society » Environment | November 29, 2021, Monday // 09:15 | Viewed: 2838

Bulgarian Dr. Markov: There is No Data on Difference in the Sickness Course of Omicron

There is no data on the difference in the course of the new version of COVID-19 - Omicron. This was explained in the studio of "Hello, Bulgaria" by the epidemiologist and lecturer at the London School of Tropical Medicine Dr. Petar Markov.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 09:08 | Viewed: 1245

Will Vaccines Stop the Omicron Variant

Will the vaccines stop the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, the New York Times asks. The new version raises new concerns, because if it turns out that the existing vaccines do not affect it, they will have to be modified, the American publication notes

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 08:50 | Viewed: 1541

Britain to convene Meeting of G-7 Health Ministers over Omicron

Britain has announced that it will convene an emergency meeting of G-7 health ministers tomorrow to discuss developments in the new coronavirus variant, Omicron, Reuters reported.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 08:43 | Viewed: 1089

It will take about Two Weeks to Evaluate the New Strain “Omicron”, said US Chief Epidemiologist

U.S. Chief Epidemiologist and Infectious Diseases Specialist Dr. Anthony Fauci reports to President Joe Biden that final information on the new version of the coronavirus Omicron will be available in two weeks, Reuters reported.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 08:37 | Viewed: 1253

Weather in Bulgaria: Rain will Continue all over the Country, Temperatures will be Low

Today it will continue to rain in many places, and the precipitation in the southeastern half of the country will be significant, where storms will be accompanied by thunderstorms. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty

Society » Environment | November 29, 2021, Monday // 08:33 | Viewed: 1344

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 728 New Cases, 58 Deaths, 4642 Newly Vaccinated in Last 24h

689,356 are the total confirmed cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria. This is shown by data from the National Information System. The new cases for the past 24 hours are 728. 105 292 are the active cases in the country.

Society » Health | November 29, 2021, Monday // 08:28 | Viewed: 1569

Bulgarian Prof. Argirova: Omicron Spreads about 3 Times Faster

The new strain of COVID-19 - Omicron, spreads about 3 times faster than the previous ones. This is shown by the latest data received from South Africa tonight, said in the program "Wake up" Prof. Radka Argirova, a member of the expert council of the Minis

Society » Health | November 28, 2021, Sunday // 11:29 | Viewed: 2621

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry: Avoid Traveling to the South African Region

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has recommended avoiding travel to the South African region because of Omicron, a new variant of the coronavirus that has been declared a concern by the World Health Organization.

Society » Health | November 28, 2021, Sunday // 11:06 | Viewed: 1695

England to Return Mandatory Masks in Shops and Public Transport

In England, the mandatory wearing of masks in shops and on public transport will return next week as part of a series of measures in connection with the new version of the Covid-19 Omicron. The rest of the United Kingdom - Scotland, Wales and Northern Ire

Society » Health | November 28, 2021, Sunday // 11:03 | Viewed: 1712
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