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Nobel Peace Prize Winners Are Russian and Phillippine Journalists

Two journalists whose work has angered the authorities in Russia and the Philippines were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday (8 October), honouring the right to free speech which the prize-giving committee described as under threat around the globe.

Society | October 8, 2021, Friday // 16:15 | Viewed: 2028

Prof. Kantardzhiev: Next Year No One Will Want to Come to Bulgaria

"In Sofia, we expect the spread of the coronavirus to become diffused over the next ten days. There is still a reserve of hospital beds. If necessary, timely measures will be required." This was said to BNR by Prof. Todor Kantardzhiev, a consultant of the

Society » Health | October 8, 2021, Friday // 16:13 | Viewed: 2808

Bulgarians among most Reluctant to Have Vaccine Jab

Bulgrians among most Reluctant to ave Vaccine Jab

Society » Health | October 8, 2021, Friday // 15:50 | Viewed: 3412

Tanzanian writer Grabs Nobel Prize for Literature

Society » Culture | October 8, 2021, Friday // 11:31 | Viewed: 3039

Fifty-two People Injured in Tokyo Earthquake

The number of people injured in the earthquake that struck Japan’s capital Tokyo and surrounding areas on Thursday has risen to 52, the Fire and Disaster Management Agency (FDMA) the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Friday.

Society » Incidents | October 8, 2021, Friday // 11:22 | Viewed: 2046

Investigation against IMF Chief Kristalina Georgieva, New Facts

Lawyers who investigated World Bank data-rigging allegations against IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva violated World Bank staff rules by failing to notify her that she was a subject of the probe and by not allowing her to respond to its findings

Society | October 8, 2021, Friday // 10:23 | Viewed: 2151

Bulgaria: Will Masks Become Mandatory at School?

An order for additional anti-epidemic measures is expected in schools across the country. It will oblige teachers and all students above the primary school to wear protective masks at school. At the moment, they are only recommended.

Society » Education | October 8, 2021, Friday // 09:44 | Viewed: 2118

More than 1,000 Bulgarians are Waiting for a Transplant

Tomorrow, October 9, we celebrate the European Day of Organ Donation and Transplantation.

Society » Health | October 8, 2021, Friday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1924

Weather in Bulgaria: Rainfall and Wind with Max Temp Between 11°-16°C

Today it will be cloudy, rainy and windy. Rainfall will cover the country, in places in Western and Central Bulgaria the quantities will be significant. The wind will be moderate, along the Danube and in Eastern Bulgaria - temporarily strong wind from eas

Society » Environment | October 8, 2021, Friday // 09:05 | Viewed: 1907

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 2302 New Cases, 94 People Dead in Last 24h

49 352 are the active cases of coronavirus in the country. This is indicated by a reference on the site of the Unified Information Portal.

Society » Health | October 8, 2021, Friday // 08:59 | Viewed: 2491

Bulgaria: Charges Brought Against 'Vera Su' Ship Captain and his Assistant

Charges will be brought against the captain and assistant captain of the wrecked ship 'Vera Su', the Dobrich District Prosecutor's Office announced after the interrogations of the evacuated sailors held today.

Society » Incidents | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 18:10 | Viewed: 2153

Bulgaria: Tomorrow, the First 25 Winners of Game for Vaccinated People will be Drawn

Tomorrow, 08.10.2021, at 08.50 AM, the first draw for one of the 102 smart watches will be held on BNT. There will be 25 winners among the vaccinated in the period from September 30 to the present.

Society » Health | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 17:32 | Viewed: 2192

State Health Inspector Kunchev: Bulgaria Enters Peak of 4th Wave

We are in the fourth wave in full swing, after a certain hold, which we hoped was a plateau, now we see that, although weak, the growth continues.

Society » Health | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 11:00 | Viewed: 3023

Sofia Mobility Centre Introduces New Service for Fast Payment and Release of Wheel Clamps

As of October 7, 2021, the Sofia Urban Mobility Center introduces a new service with the Sofia Plus mobile application for fast payment and release when placing a "wheel clamp" on a car, UMC announced.

Society | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 10:47 | Viewed: 2021

World's First Malaria Vaccine has been Approved

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the widespread use of a malaria vaccine among children in Africa and other areas with a high prevalence of malaria. This is a great success in the long struggle against the deadly disease.

Society » Health | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1887

Wolf Pack Attacks Reported in Southeastern Bulgaria

Neither the electric shepherds nor the dogs helped in the fight against the predators Packs of wolves attack cattle in Strandzha villages every day.

Society | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 10:23 | Viewed: 2464

UN: In 2050, 5 Billion People may have Difficulty Accessing Water

More than five billion people could have difficulty accessing water in 2050, the UN warned on Tuesday, urging leaders to take the initiative at the COP26 summit.

Society » Environment | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 10:22 | Viewed: 1862

Canada Imposes Mandatory Vaccinations on Federal Officials and on Transportation

Canada will send unvaccinated federal officials on unpaid leave and will require vaccines for anyone traveling by plane, train or ship. This was stated yesterday by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, presenting some of the strictest vaccination policies in th

Society » Health | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 09:56 | Viewed: 1647

Weather in Bulgaria: Cloudy and Rainy with Max Temp Between 12 °-17 °C

Today it will be mostly cloudy. In the afternoon and evening in many places in Western Bulgaria there will be rain. A moderate east-northeast wind will blow. Maximum temperatures will be between 12° and 17° Celsius. Atmospheric pressure will decrease and

Society » Environment | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 09:44 | Viewed: 1797

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 2,542 New Cases, 91 Deaths

Over 93% of those who died in 24 hours were not vaccinated 2542 newly infected with COVID-19 reported statistics.

Society » Health | October 7, 2021, Thursday // 09:35 | Viewed: 2157

Where are Bulgarian Students Looking to Study?

Early applications for the Netherlands increase 80%. Belgium is becoming a preferred destination, interest in the United States is growing

Society » Education | October 6, 2021, Wednesday // 23:53 | Viewed: 2782
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