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COVID-19 Took the Life of Colin Powell

A former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, secretary of state and national security adviser, Mr. Powell died on Monday, his family said.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 15:37 | Viewed: 2400

Sofia’s St. Anna Hospital has no Free Beds for COVID Patients

One-third of the beds in St. Anna Hospital are for patients with COVID-19 and all are occupied. Of the 160 beds for patients with coronavirus, 16 are in intensive care.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 15:31 | Viewed: 2188

Bulgarian Doctor: We Failed to Focus on Science in Media Communication During the Pandemic

According to pulmonologist Prof. Kosta Kostov, media communication during the pandemic was not effective enough.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 15:12 | Viewed: 2464

Bulgarian Doctor: The Covid Certificate gives Freedom, it does not Take it Away

"Covid certification is a very powerful tool in the fight against the virus. The certificate gives freedoms, it does not take away freedoms. Lockdown is a very rough measure to solve the problem."

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2429

Over 75% of Adult EU Citizens are Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19

In the EU, more than 75 percent of adult citizens are already fully vaccinated against covid. This was announced by the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1726

Kosovo has Become the Leader in Vaccination in the Western Balkans

Kosovo is the country with the largest share of receiving at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine in the Western Balkans.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 10:33 | Viewed: 2738

October 17: Pirogov Hospital Had Only Two Free Beds for COVID-19 Patients

At 8 pm on October 17, the NI Pirogov University Hospital in Sofia had only two free beds for patients with coronavirus, the medical institution announced.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 10:15 | Viewed: 2416

Weather in Bulgaria: A Decrease of Clouds and Rain with Max Temp Between 13°-18°C

Today the clouds will break and decrease, in some places in Western Bulgaria until mostly sunny weather. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty Victoria Kleshtanova from the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrolo

Society » Environment | October 18, 2021, Monday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1894

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1000 New Cases, 43 Have Died in Last 24h

540 619 are the total confirmed cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria. This is shown by data from the National Information System.

Society » Health | October 18, 2021, Monday // 09:58 | Viewed: 2739

Is it Right for Non-Immunized People to Pay for their COVID-19 Treatment?

The medical establishments are suffocating, and against this background - a new idea to deal with the problem has stirred the spirits. People without a vaccine, but with a coronavirus, pay for part of their treatment themselves. Such a proposal was made b

Society » Health | October 17, 2021, Sunday // 11:25 | Viewed: 3250

6 Hospitals Refused to Accept Woman with COVID, the Ambulance Circled Sofia for 3 hours

Six hospitals refused to admit a woman with a severe coronavirus. The ambulance with the patient on oxygen traveled for almost 3 hours around Sofia, Nova TV reported.

Society » Health | October 17, 2021, Sunday // 11:18 | Viewed: 3546

Bulgarian Doctor: The Unvaccinated “Hold Together” the Pandemic Chain

"First of all, we must protect the life and health of Bulgarian citizens. The only effective tool at this time is vaccination. Bulgaria has a great chance to be part of the developed world, to receive the best vaccines against COVID-19 in the world, in a

Society » Health | October 17, 2021, Sunday // 11:03 | Viewed: 2916

Bulgarian Prof.: We will Propose Tightening of the Measures

"The requirement for a Covid certificate is like an input filter, so to some extent to provide protection. There is also something very important in the requirement of a green certificate - to reduce the transmission of the virus, because if everyone can

Society » Health | October 17, 2021, Sunday // 10:46 | Viewed: 3815

The First Film Crew in Space Successfully Returned to Earth

The Russian actress and the Russian director, who stayed aboard the International Space Station for 12 days to shoot the first film in space, returned safely to Earth, world agencies reported.

Society | October 17, 2021, Sunday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1993

Weather in Bulgaria: Cloudy with Rain in Some Places, Max Temp 11°-16° C

Today the clouds will be significant, in some places mainly in the eastern and mountainous regions with rain showers.

Society » Environment | October 17, 2021, Sunday // 10:26 | Viewed: 2142

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1867 New Cases, 43 Have Died in Last 24h

60,032 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 17, 2021, Sunday // 10:17 | Viewed: 2313

Sofia’s Mayor Infected with COVID-19

The mayor of Sofia Yordanka Fandakova has COVID-19. She announced this on her Facebook account. Fandakova clarified that first her husband gave her a positive test, after which she underwent a PCR test, which confirmed that she had coronavirus.

Society » Health | October 16, 2021, Saturday // 19:52 | Viewed: 2422

Bulgaria: Caps for the Future Charity Initiative Begins this Weekend

Recycling of aluminum cans -with care for nature and in support of a noble cause. The Caps for the Future charity initiative is also starting to collect aluminum cans in support of its cause for children's medical equipment.

Society » Environment | October 16, 2021, Saturday // 11:25 | Viewed: 2035

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Queues for Quick Tests in Front of Restaurants in Sofia

Sofia restaurants are already open after 11 pm without restrictions and in compliance with the requirements of the health authorities.

Society » Health | October 16, 2021, Saturday // 11:13 | Viewed: 3590

Earthquake on the Island of Bali has Claimed Lives

At least three people were killed and seven were injured in an earthquake on the Indonesian island of Bali, Xinhua reported, citing local authorities.

Society » Incidents | October 16, 2021, Saturday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1996

Education Minister: I will Support a Green Certificate at Schools, if there is such a Decision

If the health authorities decide on a green certificate at school, I will support it. I will not issue an order for mandatory immunization of teachers. This was said to Nova TV by the Minister of Education Nikolay Denkov.

Society » Education | October 16, 2021, Saturday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2629
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