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Interior Min Wants Kinder Mentality from Bulgarian Drivers

The mentality of Bulgarian drivers has to change to render them more perceptive to others, according to Minister of Interior Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Society | April 25, 2011, Monday // 15:39 | Viewed: 1653

Bulgarians Brace for Heavy Post-Easter Traffic

Traffic is already jammed Monday around noon on the E-79 international road between Greece and Bulgaria, at the end of a string of four free days around Easter.

Society | April 25, 2011, Monday // 13:32 | Viewed: 1864

Commentator: Bulgarians are Superstitious, Self-Destructive

Spiritual life in Bulgaria is complex and perplexing, yet seems to be going nowhere good, mused social commentator Haralan Alexandrov on the second day of Easter.

Society | April 25, 2011, Monday // 11:07 | Viewed: 2815

Bulgarians Stuff Themselves Like Hell on Easter

Monday the Pirogov emergency hospital in Bulgaria's capital Sofia reported that overnight it was examining at least one patient with stomach issues every 5 minutes.

Society » Health | April 25, 2011, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1960

Thousands of Bulgarians Flock to See Wondrous Bachkovo Icon

Monday Bulgarians are celebrating the second day of Easter, and the first day of the Bright Week, or Week of Renewal, following Jesus Christ's resurrection.

Society | April 25, 2011, Monday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2618

Brit Lands Small Plane in Bulgarian Cemetery

A small plane piloted by a British citizen has made an emergency landing in a cemetery in Southern Bulgaria.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 17:03 | Viewed: 2269

Muslims Surprise Christians for Easter Celebrations in Bulgaria's Kardzhali

Muslims have joined their Christians fellow residents in the southern Bulgarian city of Kardzhali.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 16:34 | Viewed: 4377

Bulgarian Immigrants Set Up Parish in Ireland's Cork

The Bulgarian community in the Irish city of Cork has set up a Bulgarian Orthodox parish.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 15:31 | Viewed: 3877

Bulgarian Capital Meets Easter without Major Incidents

There have not been any major incidents in Bulgaria's capital Sofia during the night, despite the huge crowds gathering at churches for Easter Mass.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 14:56 | Viewed: 1798

No DUI Evidence in Bulgaria's Tragic Easter Car Crash

The 23-year-old driver, who killed six people late Saturday in the southern Bulgarian town of Simeonovgrad, had been a driver for just months, obtaining his driver's license on January 21, 2011.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 14:15 | Viewed: 2517

Reckless Driver Kills 6 in Bulgaria's Simeonovgrad

The Easter holiday in the southern Bulgarian town of Simeonovgrad was dimmed by a hellish car crash that killed 6 young people Saturday night.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 12:33 | Viewed: 3122

Easter Arrives in Bulgaria with Sunny Forecast

The entire Bulgaria is going to enjoy sunny weather on Easter Sunday and the next few days, according to the Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS.

Society » Environment | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 12:24 | Viewed: 1797

Hoards Celebrate 'Bulgarian Easter' in Istanbul

Thousands of Bulgarians celebrated Easter in Istanbul, Turkey, Saturday into Sunday with the mass traditionally held at the St. Stefan church.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 10:40 | Viewed: 3602

Orthodox Bulgarians Celebrate Easter

Thousands of Orthodox Christian worshipers in Bulgaria clutching candles crowded into churches Saturday night to hear the Holy Mass that celebrates Easter, the day when Jesus resurrected from the dead.

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 10:14 | Viewed: 3830

Novinite.com Wishes Happy Easter to Its Christian Readers!

The Editorial Staff of Novinite.com extends its warmest greetings to its Christian readers from around the world celebrating Easter on Sunday, April 24, 2011!

Society | April 24, 2011, Sunday // 09:59 | Viewed: 2683

Holy Fire Arrives in Bulgaria

Some of Jerusalem's Holy Fire arrived at the Bulgarian Plovdiv airport around 19:20 local time Saturday.

Society | April 23, 2011, Saturday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1939

Holy Fire Descends in Jerusalem

The miracle of the Holy Fire happened once again before the eyes of tens of thousands of  Christian pilgrims who gathered in Jerusalem Saturday.

Society | April 23, 2011, Saturday // 16:10 | Viewed: 3782

Easter Mass Returns to Old Bulgarian Capital after 618 Years

An Easter Mass in the old Bulgarian capital of Veliko Tarnovo is going to be served at the Tsarevets fortress for the first time in 618 years.

Society » Culture | April 23, 2011, Saturday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2694

French Police Identifies Bulgarian Car Crash Victims

The French police confirmed Saturday that the three people who died in a car crash Thursday, near the city of Bordeaux, have been Bulgarian citizens.

Society | April 23, 2011, Saturday // 12:50 | Viewed: 2307

Bulgarian Supreme Judicial Council Reinstates Senior Judge

Bulgaria's Supreme Administrative Court (VAS) has revoked the decision of the Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) to remove Veselin Pengezov from the position of chair of the Sofia Appellate Court.

Society | April 23, 2011, Saturday // 10:19 | Viewed: 2054

Bulgarian Orthodox Mark Holy Saturday

Bulgarian Christian Orthodox mark on April 23 Holy and Great Saturday – the last day of Lent and of the Holy Week before Easter Sunday.

Society » Culture | April 23, 2011, Saturday // 10:03 | Viewed: 2114
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