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Bulgarian Archaeology Scandal Grows as Minister Declines to Apologize

Bulgaria's Diaspora Minister Bozhidar Dimitrov has made it clear he has no intention of apologizing for a recent statement made after the discover of St.

Society » Archaeology | August 9, 2010, Monday // 18:41 | Viewed: 2810

Russia Declares Emergency in Nuclear Town

On account of the raging wildfires Russian authorities declared a state of emergency in the town of Ozersk, where a large Russian center for processing of nuclear materials is located.

Society » Environment | August 9, 2010, Monday // 18:18 | Viewed: 3402

Health Ministry: No Deadly Mosquitoes in Bulgaria

The Bulgarian Health Ministry has not detected any deadly mosquitoes, carriers of the West Nile virus, and has not registered any cases of this infection.

Society » Health | August 9, 2010, Monday // 17:31 | Viewed: 3684

Bulgarian Hospitals Angry about State Funding Cuts

A new drastic cut of state funding leaves hospitals with money, covering only the salaries of the staff, while the rest should be paid by the patients.

Society » Health | August 9, 2010, Monday // 16:43 | Viewed: 1426

Bulgarian Black Sea South Savors 'Manna' Honey

The seventh yearly manna honey festival kicked off Monday in the southern Bulgarian Black Sea town of Tsarevo.

Society » Culture | August 9, 2010, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 5464

Half of Bulgarian Customers Greeted with Smile

One third of the Bulgarian customers are not satisfied with the services in the stores, even though 50% have been served with a smile, according to a report by the international company "Client X".

Society | August 9, 2010, Monday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1583

Bulgaria Might Face Deadly Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes, infected with the West Nile virus have killed three people for three days in Greece.

Society » Health | August 9, 2010, Monday // 11:44 | Viewed: 2517

Swarovski Crystals to Protect Bulgarian Drivers

The Bulgarian "Road Safety" Association has provided BNG 60 000 to improve the conditions on the road between the Bulgarian coastal towns of Sozopol and Primorsko.

Society | August 9, 2010, Monday // 09:54 | Viewed: 2816

Bulgarian Interior Minister to Become Father for 3rd time

Bulgaria's Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, is expecting his third child, the Bulgarian daily Standart writes, citing own sources.

Society | August 9, 2010, Monday // 08:49 | Viewed: 1142

Bulgarian Archaeologists Dumbfounded by Minister's Statement over St. John Relics

The Bulgarian archaeologists are astounded by the negative statements with respect to them that Diaspora Minister Bozhidar Dimitrov made after the recent discovery of relics of St.

Society » Archaeology | August 8, 2010, Sunday // 16:43 | Viewed: 2271

2 Earthquakes Felt in Bulgaria

Two earthquakes have been registered 240 km south from the Bulgarian capital Sofia, the Bulgarian National Radio has reported.

Society | August 8, 2010, Sunday // 13:36 | Viewed: 2398

Bulgarian Court Cancels 'In Vitro' Conception Age Limit

The Sofia Administrative Court has canceled the order by the Bulgarian Fund for Assisted Reproduction, which has imposed an age limit of 43 years to women who want to conceive "in vitro".

Society » Health | August 8, 2010, Sunday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1845

3 Boys Struck by Lightning in Bulgaria

A 16-year-old boy was killed and two others were severely injured by a lightning near the Bulgarian town of Samokov.

Society » Environment | August 8, 2010, Sunday // 10:16 | Viewed: 1613

Scores Gather to Honor Bulgaria's Famed Psychic Vanga

Bulgaria's famous clairvoyant Vangelia Gushterova, known as Baba (Grandmother) Vanga is still remembered not only in Bulgaria but across the world, the mass served in her honor revealed Saturday.

Society | August 7, 2010, Saturday // 15:43 | Viewed: 3203

London Bulgarian Choir Sets Out on 2nd Bulgarian Tour

The London Bulgarian Choir will be heading for its second ever tour of Bulgaria in August, its website announced.

Society » Culture | August 6, 2010, Friday // 19:48 | Viewed: 1984

Bulgarian Minister Exchanges Insults with Top Archaeologist over St. John the Baptist Relics

Bulgaria's Diaspora Minister and renowned historian Bozhidar Dimitrov has entered into an exchange of insults with perhaps the most famous Bulgarian archaeologist Nikolay Ovcharov over the recent discovery of the relics of St.

Society » Archaeology | August 6, 2010, Friday // 17:29 | Viewed: 6093

Israeli Girl Perishes in Hellish Car Crash in Bulgaria

A 16-year-old girl from Israel was killed in a car crash on one of the most dangerous road sections in Bulgaria.

Society | August 6, 2010, Friday // 16:08 | Viewed: 6561

Sofia's Mayor Opens Renovated Garden of Russian Monument

The mayor of Sofia, Yordanka Fandakova, has announced that the renovation of the garden around the Russian Monument in the capital cost BGN 130 000.

Society | August 6, 2010, Friday // 12:53 | Viewed: 1530

Bulgaria's PM: Scientists Should Protest Now, Not in Sept

Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov has demanded that the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences should stage its protest now, instead of September.

Society | August 6, 2010, Friday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1604

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Celebrates Preobrazhenie

On August 6 the Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrates the Transfiguration of Jesus Christ (Sveto Preobrazhenie Gospodne).

Society » Culture | August 6, 2010, Friday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1422

Bulgaria's Health Minister: We Need More Doctors

The Bulgarian Health Minister has stated that a problem in the country is not the lack of ambulance cars, but the deficiency of doctors.

Society » Health | August 6, 2010, Friday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1953
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