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Bulgaria Stops Spread of Animal Disease with Help of IAEA and FAO

Bulgaria has halted the spread of the Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) — a virus disease that can devastate livestock — thanks, in part, to the support of the IAEA and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

Society » Health | January 26, 2019, Saturday // 10:56 | Viewed: 5031

Snow Chains are Compulsory for Driving through Prevala and Pamporovo Passes

Meteorologists warn of downpours in most parts of Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | January 26, 2019, Saturday // 10:54 | Viewed: 2700

Flu Epidemic: More than Half of Bulgaria is Seeing Increase in Flu Cases

Flu cases are increasing throughout the country and more than half of Bulgaria is in flu epidemic, reports BNT.

Society » Health | January 26, 2019, Saturday // 10:42 | Viewed: 3481

Fears Rise for 300 Missing in Brazil Dam Disaster

Rescuers worked overnight into Saturday searching for around 300 people missing after a dam collapse at a mine in southeast Brazil killed at least nine, but the local governor said "odds are minimal" that they would be found alive, reports AFP.

Society » Incidents | January 26, 2019, Saturday // 10:39 | Viewed: 2955

200 Children Rescued in the Kulinoto Ski Area

Thanks to the rapid reaction of the authorities in Razlog, nearly 200 children were successfully taken off the Kulinoto ski area despite the heavy snowfall.

Society » Incidents | January 25, 2019, Friday // 17:48 | Viewed: 2691

Lung Transplants for Bulgarians in Vienna will be Possible Again

Every year five Bulgarians who need a lung transplant will be operated in a clinic in Vienna, said Minister of Health Kiril Ananiev after a meeting with Prof.

Society » Health | January 25, 2019, Friday // 14:37 | Viewed: 2863

Bad Conditions for Mountain Tourism in Bulgaria

The conditions for tourism on the mountains are bad, there is fog in many places, it is snowing and the wind is getting stronger.

Society » Environment | January 25, 2019, Friday // 12:59 | Viewed: 2513

Bulgarian PM Borisov Meets Health Minister Ananiev and Prof. Walter Klepetko

Today, the Prime Minister Boyko Borissov will meet with the Minister of Health Kiril Ananiev and Prof.

Society » Health | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:46 | Viewed: 2325

Falling Cladding from the Ceiling of Metro Station "West Park" almost Injures People

Cladding fell in West Park Metro Station.

Society » Incidents | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:38 | Viewed: 2483

Plovdiv Medics Protest due to Low Wages

Medics from the Plovdiv Municipal Hospital "St.

Society | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1952

UN Chief: We are Losing the Race on Climate Change

The world is "losing the race" against climate change, UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Thursday, demanding bolder action from governments to arrest runaway warming, reports AFP.

Society » Environment | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:16 | Viewed: 2051

2018 was Fourth Hottest Year on Record

The last four years have been the world's hottest since record-keeping began, with 2018 the fourth warmest on record, according to data published Thursday by US research group Berkeley Earth, reports AFP.

Society » Environment | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:15 | Viewed: 2075

THREE TALL WOMEN Playing at National Theatre in Sofia

THREE TALL WOMEN is coming to National Theatre in Bulgaria on January 30th, 2019.

Society » Culture | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2760

Shot Rosy Pelican Treated in Stara Zagora Local Rescue Centre

A rosy pelican shot by poachers has been taken to the Green Balkans’ wildlife rehabilitation centre in Stara Zagora, the centre said.

Society » Incidents | January 25, 2019, Friday // 09:59 | Viewed: 2481

Snowfall in most of North Bulgaria and in the Mountains, Rain in South Bulgaria and Coastal Areas

New precipitation beginning from southwest this morning will spread into the eastern regions by the evening.

Society » Environment | January 25, 2019, Friday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1936

Nearly 200 Bulgarians in Vienna Learned About Job Opportunities in their Homeland

Nearly 200 Bulgarian citizens, who study, live and work in Austria, visited the "Austrian Companies in Bulgaria as Employer" career forum, which was held on 23 January in Vienna.

Society | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 15:37 | Viewed: 2734

Severe Weather Conditions in Bulgaria Expected in the Coming Days

Code orange weather alert is in place for 5 districts in Bulgaria on 24th of January.

Society » Environment | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 15:35 | Viewed: 2958

Short Story of a Bulgarian Writer Entered a US Textbook on Literature

The short story "Blood" by Bulgarian writer Zdravka Evtimova, translated into English, was included in a 8th-grade literature textbook in the United States.

Society » Culture | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 13:29 | Viewed: 6683

Dangerous Chemicals Found in Diapers in France

France's national health agency Anses says it has found chemicals in babies' nappies that exceed safety levels, reported BBC.

Society » Health | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 11:33 | Viewed: 2269

South Australia Heatwave Smashes Record Temperatures

Temperatures in southern Australia topped 49 degrees on Thursday, shattering previous records as sizzling citizens received free beer and heat-stressed bats fell from trees, reported AFP.

Society » Environment | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1916

Flu Epidemic in 16 Districts in Bulgaria, 902 Schools Are Closed

More than half of Bulgaria is already in a flu epidemic.

Society » Health | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 11:13 | Viewed: 2623
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