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143 years since the Proclamation of Sofia as the Capital of Bulgaria

On April 3, 2022 we celebrate 143 years since the declaration of Sofia as the capital of Bulgaria. This historic decision was made by the Constituent Assembly of the Principality of Bulgaria at the suggestion of Prof. Marin Drinov.

Society | April 3, 2022, Sunday // 13:47 | Viewed: 2515

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1033 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

1033 new cases of coronavirus have been registered in the last 24 hours in Bulgaria. 25 people died, according to data from the Unified Information Portal.

Society » Health | April 2, 2022, Saturday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2298

The Muslim holy month of Ramadan begins, Bulgaria’s President will host Iftar

Today is the holy month of Ramadan for Muslims, which will last until May 1. Believers are encouraged to spend their time meditating on God, doing good deeds, and giving away alms.

Society | April 2, 2022, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 2850

Bulgaria: All Pensioners will receive a BGN 70 Easter Bonus

Each pensioner will receive an additional amount of BGN 70 in April 2022 for Easter, the government's press service said.

Society | April 2, 2022, Saturday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2301

Bulgaria: Car with Ukrainian license plates sprayed with “Z” symbol

Vandals spray-painted a car with Ukrainian license plates in Dobrich with the pro-Russian “Z” symbol, a Ukrainian woman told the Bulgarian National Television. The incident happened during the night.

Society » Incidents | April 1, 2022, Friday // 13:48 | Viewed: 3789

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1143 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

The new cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for a 24-hour period are 1143 with 14,092 tests performed (slightly over 8 percent positive), while the cured for the same period are 5133, according to data in the Unified Information Portal.

Society » Health | April 1, 2022, Friday // 11:31 | Viewed: 2385

Bulgaria: Anti-Epidemic Measures are Dropped from Today – What Stays and Goes

As of today, the emergency epidemic situation is officially canceled.

Society » Health | April 1, 2022, Friday // 10:35 | Viewed: 5467

Iran has Banned Women from accessing Football Stadiums

Iran has banned women from accessing football stadiums. The measure was announced ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Lebanon on Tuesday night. The match ended with a score of 2:0 for Iran, and was played at Imam Reza Stadium in the northeastern city

Society | March 31, 2022, Thursday // 12:12 | Viewed: 2862

COVID-19 in Bulgaria on the Day before Measures Fall: 1176 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

Although health authorities have announced that measures will be lifted tomorrow, COVID-19 is still here. 1176 people were infected during the past 24 hours, which is 11 percent of all samples taken.

Society » Health | March 31, 2022, Thursday // 10:30 | Viewed: 3284

Orange Code for Stormy and Strong Winds in Bulgaria

Orange code for stormy winds has been announced today in 7 districts in Bulgaria - Sofia, Montana, Vratsa, Lovech, Gabrovo, Veliko Tarnovo and Kardzhali.

Society » Environment | March 31, 2022, Thursday // 08:50 | Viewed: 2857

From April 1: No more Color Zones to Entry Bulgaria, Digital Certificate Remains

As of April 1, the color zones, according to which the procedure for entering Bulgaria has been determined, will be abolished.

Society » Health | March 31, 2022, Thursday // 08:33 | Viewed: 4340

Bulgaria: The Emergency Epidemic Situation is Over

The emergency situation has been officially lifted as of April 1. This was announced by health authorities at a briefing on Wednesday.

Society » Health | March 30, 2022, Wednesday // 14:31 | Viewed: 4275

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Recovered Patients More than the New Cases in the Last 24 hours

The new cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for a 24-hour period are 1698, while the recovered for the same period are 2761, according to data in the Unified Information Portal.

Society » Health | March 30, 2022, Wednesday // 09:30 | Viewed: 2666

Disney + Launches in Bulgaria on June 14

Disney +, the streaming service of The Walt Disney Company, has confirmed the dates on which it launches in 42 countries and 11 new territories this summer.

Society | March 29, 2022, Tuesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 2688

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Wearing Masks will be Optional on April 1

The parliamentary health committee discussed the new rules, which will take effect after the end of the March 31 emergency.

Society » Health | March 29, 2022, Tuesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 4303

Everyone in Class - End of COVID-19 Testing and Online Learning in Bulgaria

As of today, students who are still studying online for refusing to be tested once a week for COVID-19 must return to class, as the virus test in schools will be discontinued as of today.

Society » Education | March 29, 2022, Tuesday // 08:38 | Viewed: 2745

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1442 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

The new cases of COVID-19 in Bulgaria are 1442 found in 13 155 tests, according to data from the Unified Information Portal. This means that 10.9 percent of the tests performed for the last 24 hours are positive. 68.86 percent of the new cases are of unva

Society » Health | March 29, 2022, Tuesday // 08:29 | Viewed: 2583

Just in a Day: Three Signals for Mines in the Black Sea near Bulgaria

A total of three mines in Black Sea waters were reported to Bulgarian, Romanian and Turkish authorities on Monday. All of them were spotted near Bulgaria.

Society » Incidents | March 28, 2022, Monday // 17:20 | Viewed: 3491

Bulgarian Health Adviser: Masks in Public Transport must Remain

“Wearing protective masks in public transport must remain after the end of the epidemic”. This was stated to BNT by Prof. Todor Kantardzhiev, Health Adviser of Sofia Municipality.

Society » Health | March 28, 2022, Monday // 10:48 | Viewed: 3029

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 362 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

Nearly 9 percent of the 4,063 tests performed are positive.

Society » Health | March 28, 2022, Monday // 08:23 | Viewed: 2507

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Will We Still Wear Masks after Restrictions are Lifted?

After four days, all COVID restrictions in Bulgaria will be lifted. This is a decision of the cabinet, which puts an end to the emergency epidemic situation. Today, however, it has become clear that much of the measures are being reconsidered.

Society » Health | March 27, 2022, Sunday // 13:38 | Viewed: 4880
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