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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

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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.

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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

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40,000 People Protest in Austria against Anti-Epidemic Measures

Protests against the anti-epidemic measures and the intention of the authorities in the country to introduce compulsory vaccination against Covid-19 from February 1 next year continue in Austria.

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Stricter Anti-Epidemic Measures are Coming into Force in the Netherlands

The Netherlands has further tightened anti-epidemic measures since Sunday, November 28, limiting the opening hours of bars, restaurants and most shops, reports AFP.

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The World is on the Alert after Discovery of a New Variant of COVID-19 – “Omicron”

A new, potentially more contagious variant of the coronavirus is already circulating in Europe. A number of countries have banned the entry of passengers from southern Africa, where the Omicron variant was found, in the past two days.

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US Authorities Preparing for Possible Outbreaks of Coronavirus due to the "Omicron" Variant

The administration of US President Joe Biden is developing plans to detect possible outbreaks of the disease across the country in connection with the discovery of the coronavirus variant Omicron. This was reported by the American newspaper Politico, citi

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Weather in Bulgaria: Expect Rain in the Evening, Max Temp Between 14°-19°C

Today the clouds will be torn, and in the places with permanent fog the visibility will improve for a short time. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty at the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) Vict

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COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1218 New Cases, 47 Deaths, 6659 Newly Vaccinated in Last 24h

688,628 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 1 218. 105 142 are the active cases in the country.

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Today Marks 102 Years Since the Treaty of Neuily

The Treaty of Neuilly was signed on November 27 in the Paris suburb of Neuilly by Bulgarian Prime Minister Alexander Stamboliiski, and on the part of the victorious powers by the heads of their delegations to the Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920).

Society » Culture | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 11:01 | Viewed: 1826

Health Minister Katsarov's Promised 1 Million Tests for Students turned out to be 168,800

So many arrived by the end of yesterday, informed this morning the Ministry of Education and Science. Stoycho Katsarov promised journalists the promise for 1 million tests to be submitted yesterday.

Society » Health | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1604

Shooting at a Bus in Kosovo, Young Students were Killed

Three people were killed and two others were injured in a shooting at a bus carrying students in the village of Glocane near the Kosovo town of Decani, media in Pristina reported, citing vesti.mk.

Society » Incidents | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:46 | Viewed: 2264

Governor of New York has Issued a State of Emergency because of the New Covid Variant

New York Governor Kathy Hochul has issued a state of emergency over Omicron, the new version of Covid-19.

Society » Health | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1755

Expert: News about New Variant “Omicron” are Concerning, but This is Not the End of the World

According to the World Health Organization, a new variant of the coronavirus called Omicron is a cause for serious concern because it has a large number of mutations. Early tests suggest an increased risk of re-infection, according to the WHO.

Society » Health | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:20 | Viewed: 2171

Pfizer and Moderna expect Data on Vaccine Protection against New Covid Variant Soon

Biontech says it expects to have more data within two weeks to help determine whether the coronavirus vaccine, which it co-developed with Pfizer, needs to be reworked because of a new version of the coronavirus discovered in South Africa.

Society » Health | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:16 | Viewed: 1636

Macedonian Media on the “Struma” Tragedy: Both Bus Drivers were not Employees of “Besa Trans”

Both drivers, who were driving the burned bus of "Besa Trans", were not at work in the company. One of them did not even have a certificate of professional competence, said the Minister of Transport and Communications Blagoy Bochvarski, quoted by the Mace

Society » Incidents | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:10 | Viewed: 1828

Weather in Bulgaria: Significant Clouds with Little Chance of Rain

Today the clouds will be more often significant, but only in some places in the southwestern regions it will rain. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty at the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) Evg

Society » Environment | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1319

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 2488 New Cases, 105 Deaths, 21,482 Newly Vaccinated in Last 24h

687,410 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 day are 2,488. 105,118 are the active cases in the country.

Society » Health | November 27, 2021, Saturday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1744

Bulgaria: Here is where you can get Vaccinated during the Weekend

Outsourced vaccination points, where immunizations will be performed during the weekends

Society » Health | November 26, 2021, Friday // 18:03 | Viewed: 2008

Europe in Fear of the New Covid “Botswana Mutation”: What do we know about it

As of today, governments across Europe are rushing to step up their defenses against a possible new coronavirus outbreak after South Africa announced the discovery of a new strain of Covid-19 that scientists fear could thwart the pandemic effort.

Society » Health | November 26, 2021, Friday // 17:51 | Viewed: 2334

WHO Warns: Sense of Security of those Vaccinated against COVID-19 is Deceptive

Vaccines reduce the transmission of the Delta variant to the coronavirus by only 40%, so people should continue to adhere to protection measures instead of falling into the trap of a deceptive sense of security.

Society » Health | November 26, 2021, Friday // 17:31 | Viewed: 3441
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