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Bulgarians Mostly Apathetic towards Impeachment Affair - Poll

Most Bulgarians do no react strongly to the motion of the ruling majority to impeach President Georgi Parvanov, according to a recent poll.

Society | March 15, 2010, Monday // 19:36 | Viewed: 1620

Bulgaria Food Products Show High Levels of GMOs

A higher level of GMOs than the allowed limit was found in 7% of the food products tested by the Sofia public health body RIOKOZ in 2009.

Society | March 15, 2010, Monday // 15:49 | Viewed: 5988

Bulgaria's Police Syndicates Set for New Strike

Bulgaria's police syndicates have announced that a new strike is going to take place on Saturday, March 20.

Society | March 14, 2010, Sunday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1255

Bulgarian Virtuosos Perform Music of Oscar Winning Movie

The music of the Argentinean movie El Secreto de Sus Ojos (The Secret of Their Eyes), winner of the Oscar for Foreign Film, is performed by Bulgarian musicians.

Society » Culture | March 13, 2010, Saturday // 16:39 | Viewed: 2174

Bulgaria Faces Severe Shortage of Family Doctors

In the last seven years not even a single medical graduate has become General Practitioner (GP), the data of the National Association of the Bulgarian GPs (NSOPLB) reveals.

Society | March 13, 2010, Saturday // 14:48 | Viewed: 2191

Only 100 Attend Bulgaria Latest Anti-GMO Protest

About 100 people gathered Saturday in downtown Sofia to voice their latest protest against the amendments of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) Act.

Society | March 13, 2010, Saturday // 13:27 | Viewed: 2622

Light Earthquake Registered in Southwestern Bulgaria

A light earthquake was registered in southwestern Bulgaria Saturday morning, the Seismology Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences reports.

Society » Environment | March 13, 2010, Saturday // 10:08 | Viewed: 1534

Bulgaria Archaeologists, Architects Move to Save Cybele Temple

A commission of archaeologists and architects is set on securing a National Monument status for the temple of Greek goddess Cybele in Bulgaria's Balchik.

Society » Archaeology | March 12, 2010, Friday // 21:08 | Viewed: 9380

Bulgarian Beauty Laura Chukanov Contributor of EuroChicago

Bulgarian-born beauty, Laura Chukanov, has become a contributor of EuroChicago.com, a leading media of the Bulgarian immigrant community in Chicago, Illinois.

Society | March 12, 2010, Friday // 20:03 | Viewed: 4557

Novinite.com Looking to Hire Editor

Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency), Bulgaria's largest English-language media, has an opening for an Editor/News Writer.

Society | March 12, 2010, Friday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1470

Romanian Killed in Bulgaria Traffic Accident

A Romanian citizen has died Friday after being involved in a serious crash near Pleven in North West Bulgaria.

Society | March 12, 2010, Friday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1987

Controversial Czech Artist Cerny: No Bad Feelings about Bulgaria

Czech artist, David Cerny, who stirred a heated controversy with his Entropa exhibit, says he does not harbor any hard feelings about Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 20:30 | Viewed: 4607

No Bulgarians Injured in Latest Chile Quake

There is no information about Bulgarians being injured during the Thursday earthquake in Chile, the Bulgarian Consul in Santiago, Emil Samardzhiev informs.

Society | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 20:17 | Viewed: 1541

Irish Street in Bulgaria's Chepelare Set for Official Opening

Irish Ambassador to Bulgaria, Geoffrey Keating, is set to attend the opening of 'Irlandia' (Ireland) street in Bulgaria's winter resort town of Chepelare next week.

Society | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 17:38 | Viewed: 2007

Member of Bulgaria Kidnap Gang Ties Knot in Jail

One of the alleged ringleaders of Bulgaria's notorious kidnap gang known as "The Impudent", Prokopi Prokopiev aka Poli Kulturista (The Bodybuilder) married his girlfriend in jail Thursday.

Society | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1927

Rally Protests against Potholes in Bulgarian Capital

About a dozen protesters gathered in a rally that took place in Bulgaria's capital Sofia over the poor street conditions.

Society | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2104

Bulgarian Archaeologists Make Breakthrough in Ancient Thrace Tomb

One of Bulgaria's top Ancient Thrace sites, the Starosel Tomb, has been dated to the 4th century BC after years of research.

Society » Archaeology | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 15:24 | Viewed: 27351

Bulgarians Stranded in Ionian Sea, No Casualties

A Bulgarian ship with a nineteen-member crew on board has been caught in a storm in the Ionian Sea and has been stranded on the beach of the Taranto Gulf, the national radio reported.

Society | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1108

End of Snow March Madness in Bulgaria

The weather situation in Bulgaria has started stabilizing after the unusually inclement weather has threatened to paralyze the country for the past several days.

Society » Environment | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 13:03 | Viewed: 1616

No Bulgarian Injuries, Damages in Kosovo Quake

There are no reports of Bulgarian nationals injured in the 5,0 magnitude earthquake, which was registered Wednesday afternoon in Kosovo, Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry announced, citing information from the country's embassy in Pristina.

Society » Environment | March 10, 2010, Wednesday // 19:58 | Viewed: 1778

Bulgaria Commemorates Rescue of Jews in 1943

Bulgaria commemorated the 67th anniversary of the salvation of Bulgarian Jews and the 65th anniversary of the end of the Holocaust on March 10 with a ceremony at the memorial by the National Assembly.

Society | March 10, 2010, Wednesday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1953
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