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BNR with a New Director General

Bulgaria's Electronic Media Council has elected Andon Baltakov as the new director general of the Bulgarian National Radio in a voting held earlier today.

Society | 3 hours ago | Viewed: 367

30% of the Households in Bulgaria Face Difficulties in Paying Utility Bills on Time

Improving the living conditions of its people and fighting poverty and social exclusion is a central part of European Union policies.

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Turkey Installs Thermographic Cameras at Airports as Precautionary Measure against the New Coronavirus

Turkey has prepared thermographic cameras and other precautionary measures against the spread of the new flu-like coronavirus, but there are currently no cases or patients at risk, the Health Ministry said.

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Eight Reasons Why You Should Go into Teaching

Are you at a crossroads in your life and wondering what you should do next? What you should do for a career might be one of the items on your to-do list that you’re thinking of changing - after all, many of us spend a lot of our waking hours with colleagu

Society » Education | 8 hours ago | Viewed: 718

Dirty Air in 9 Cities Throughout the Country

The concentration of fine particulate matter is above the limit.

Society » Environment | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 777

Earthquake in California

An earthquake shook the US state of California.

Society » Environment | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 785

The BFSA Stopped the Import of Pepper and Pomegranate with Pesticides from Turkey

Since the beginning of the year, the Bulgarian Food Safety Authority (BFSA) has seized 27 118 kg of pepper and pomegranate imported from Turkey, the agency's press center reported.

Society » Health | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 768

Weather Forecast: Maximum Temperatures between 8C to 13C

It will be mostly sunny today.

Society » Environment | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 658

Gas Leak? Traffic in Downtown Sofia is Blocked

The area around Sofia Theatre in the capital is closed off because of the strong smell of gas.

Society | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 18:31 | Viewed: 2128

The Dam from which Pernik Gets its Drinking Water will Reach a Dead Volume in 2 Weeks

In two weeks time, Studena Dam, from which the town of Pernik gets its drinking water, will reach a dead volume.

Society | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 18:27 | Viewed: 1556

British Scientists Accidentally Made a Breakthrough and May Have Found a Cure for Cancer

British scientists have accidentally discovered a new type of cell that kills most cancers.

Society » Health | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 18:12 | Viewed: 4672

The First Case of a Coronavirus in Taiwan

Taiwan announced today that it has registered the first case of a new coronavirus, according to BGNES.

Society » Health | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 17:59 | Viewed: 1180

Bulgarian Food Agency Banned 50 Tonnes of Salmonella-Contaminated Poultry Meat

The Bulgarian Food Agency has established consignments of more than 50 tonnes of salmonella-contaminated poultry meat imported from Poland, BNR reported.

Society » Health | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1346

UN: Almost Half a Billion People are Unemployed or Have no Access to a Good Job

Around half a billion people work fewer paid hours than they would like, or are not getting enough access to paid work, shows a study published by the International Labour Organization (ILO) on Monday, which also forecasts that unemployment will rise by a

Society | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1355

President Radev will Visit Israel to Mark the 75th Anniversary of the Holocaust

From January 21 to 23, President Rumen Radev will visit Israel.

Society | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1438

Today is Midwives’ Day

With a variety of colorful rituals, Bulgaria marks the day of midwives on January 21, the so-called Babinden.

Society | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 1154

Today is the National Hug Day!

National Hug Day was created by Reverend Kevin Zaborney in Caro, Michigan in 1986 as an antidote to the reverend’s perception that many American were afraid to display affection in public.

Society | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1341

First Case of the New Coronavirus in Australia - All Travelers from China are being Checked

Australia has confirmed the first case of infection from the new coronavirus that been reported in China, Japan and South Korea.

Society » Health | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 09:18 | Viewed: 1338

Sunny Weather with Maximum Temperatures between 4C to 9C

In the morning, visibility will be reduced briefly in places in valleys.

Society » Environment | January 21, 2020, Tuesday // 09:14 | Viewed: 1255

Oxfam Report: 2,153 Billionaires Have More Wealth than 4.6 Billion People

About 2,000 of the world's richest people own more than the poorest 4 billion and 600 million.

Society | January 20, 2020, Monday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1908

First Case of the Deadly Virus in China Confirmed in South Korea

Today, South Korea has confirmed the first case of a mysterious virus that appeared last month in China, heightening concerns about the spread of the epidemic.

Society » Health | January 20, 2020, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1753
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