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Asia's First Female President Aquino Dies Aged 76

The Philippines has declared 10 days of mourning for its former leader Corazon Aquino, Asia's first female president, who has died at the age of 76.

Society » Obituaries | August 1, 2009, Saturday // 10:34 | Viewed: 3108

33 000 Treasure Hunters Sacking Bulgaria's Archaeology Heritage - Police

Between 30 000 and 33 000 people are involved in treasure hunting in Bulgaria - an activity leading to irreparable damage of archaeological sites.

Society » Archaeology | July 31, 2009, Friday // 21:05 | Viewed: 5024

6 Bulgarians Perish in Hellish Car Crashes on Friday

A total of six people died in Bulgaria in four severe car crashes on Friday.

Society | July 31, 2009, Friday // 19:21 | Viewed: 3399

Bulgaria Radio Station Fined for English Madonna Advert

Bulgaria's Council for Electronic Media (CEM) has decided to fine Darik Radio for airing a live message from Madonna in English advertising her upcoming concert in Sofia.

Society | July 31, 2009, Friday // 16:47 | Viewed: 3625

Football Legend Bobby Robson Dies at 76

Former England manager Sir Bobby Robson has died at the age of 76, following a long battle with cancer, the BBC reported.

Society » Obituaries | July 31, 2009, Friday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1490

"Dzift" Best Bulgarian Film of 2008, No Award for Director

The movie "Dzift" was declared the Best Bulgarian Film of 2008 by the National Film Center and Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers.

Society » Culture | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 21:01 | Viewed: 3091

Bulgaria Archaeologists Uncover New Roman Finds in Plovdiv

Bulgarian archaeologists have revealed two Roman-time streets, a private home of a Roman notable, and Roman artifacts in the southern Bulgarian city of Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 20:42 | Viewed: 6483

Light Earthquake Shakes Southeast Bulgaria

A 2,8-magnitude was registered in the southeast part of Bulgaria Thursday night.

Society | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 19:00 | Viewed: 2135

Bulgaria Firefighters Localize Stara Zagora Wild Fire

The fire in Bulgaria's Stara Zagora region that threatened to burn out of control Wednesday has been localized according to local firefighters.

Society » Environment | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 09:00 | Viewed: 1925

No Corruption Evidence Found in Economics University in Sofia

The internal investigation at the University of National and World Economy in Sofia has found no evidence of corruption.

Society » Education | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 20:40 | Viewed: 3335

Bulgaria Army Helps Extinguish Fire in Stara Zagora Region

Seventy-seven Bulgarian servicemen with seven vehicles have been involved in the fire extinguishing operation near the Southern city of Stara Zagora.

Society » Environment | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 19:09 | Viewed: 1619

Bulgaria Archaeologists Restart Work on Thracian Temple near Starosel

Bulgarian archaeologists are resuming on August 3 the excavation of Thracian temple complex near the village of Starosel in Southern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 9333

Three New Swine Flu Cases in Bulgaria's Varna

Three new cases of swine flu have been registered in Bulgaria's Black Sea city Varna, including two young children.

Society | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 09:09 | Viewed: 1310

Bulgaria Sees Unexpected Rise in Swine Flu Cases

The Bulgarian Health Ministry has said that five new cases of the H1N1 strain have been found in the country, taking the total tally of those infected by the swine flu pandemic up to 33

Society | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 17:41 | Viewed: 1284

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Solid Golden Ring with Roman Gem

Bulgarian archaeologists have found a solid golden ring with an antique Roman gem during excavation of "St.Ivan Rilski" church in the Northern city of Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Archaeology | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 7070

19 Buildings Slightly Damaged after Bulgaria Monday Earthquakes

Nineteen buildings suffered slight damages after the light earthquakes that shook Southern Bulgaria on Monday noon.

Society | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 1444

Turkish Student Dies in Bulgaria Traffic Accident

A 20-year-old Turkish student has died in a traffic accident on the Trakiya highway in Bulgaria, 6 other people have been injured.

Society | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 10:33 | Viewed: 1963

Monument for 200th Birthday of Charles Darwin Opened in Bulgaria’s Balchik

A monument of Charles Darwin was opened in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort town of Balchik on Monday.

Society | July 27, 2009, Monday // 17:06 | Viewed: 2977

Three Quakes in Two Hours Register in Bulgaria Plovdiv

A total of three quakes have been register Monday in a period of just two hours in the region of Bulgaria's second biggest city of Plovdiv.

Society | July 27, 2009, Monday // 14:57 | Viewed: 994

Ancient Bulgaria Castle Found near Greece Border

A castle of a Bulgarian aristocrat has been discovered just a kilometer away from the Greek border, in Ivaylovgrad municipality.

Society » Archaeology | July 27, 2009, Monday // 13:10 | Viewed: 3601

Belgian Tourist Killed in Black Sea Road Accident

A Belgian tourist has been killed when she was hit by a Porsche on the road from Primorsko to Sozopol on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast.

Society | July 27, 2009, Monday // 12:52 | Viewed: 3083
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