Covid-19 in Bulgaria: Record High Number of Infected in 24 Hours – 5,176

 In the past 24 hours, 5,176 new cases of coronavirus infection have been registered in the country - the highest figure in a day since the outbreak of the epidemic.

Society » Health | March 31, 2021, Wednesday // 09:28 | Viewed: 3786

Anti-Epidemic Restrictions in Bulgaria to Be Eased as of April 1

Bulgaria will ease some of its measures against the spread of Covid-19 from April 1, Health Minister Kostadin Angelov told a briefing on March 30.

Society | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:43 | Viewed: 7150

Maria Bakalova in Exclusive Interview to BTA: I Want to Help the Underprivileged

If life is indeed made out of colors, as actress Maria Bakalova believes, then she must be one of the most colorful, lively, authentic and lovable young women there are.

Society | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:36 | Viewed: 2020

New 21 Cases of Blood Clots in Vaccinated with AstraZeneca Reported in Germany

Germany's medical regulator says it has received reports of 21 cases of rare blood clots in people who had recently received AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine.

Society » Health | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 3101

Tanzania Stampede Leaves 45 Dead as Mourners Bid Farewell to Late President

Tanzanian police say 45 people died during a stampede in Dar-es-Salaam as mourners paid their last respects to the late President John Magufuli.

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1921

Sad Details of Alaska Helicopter Crash Killing Five Passengers

The helicopter carrying Czech billionaire Petr Kellner, 56, just missed clearing an Alaskan ridge by three to five metres when it crashed, preliminary investigations show.

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 2208

World Will Soon Need New Vaccines to Deal with Mutating Virus

The planet could have a year or less before first-generation Covid-19 vaccines are ineffective and modified formulations are needed, according to a survey of epidemiologists, virologists and infectious disease specialists.

Society | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2637

Covid-19 Vaccine Arsenal Expanded - J & J Starts EU Deliveries of Its Single-Dose Vaccine on April 19

Johnson & Johnson said Monday (29 March) it would start delivering its single-shot COVID vaccine to Europe on April 19, giving the continent a boost as it struggles to speed up its vaccination drive.

Society » Health | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 11:34 | Viewed: 2741

Over 31,000 Doses of Pfizer/BioNTech Vaccine Arrived in Bulgaria

“Although the number of coronavirus patients in hospital is higher than during the previous wave of coronavirus the hospital system is able to handle the surge,” Health Minister Kostadin Angelov declared at a working meeting of the Council of Ministers.

Society » Health | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2314

Canada Will Pause AstraZeneca Vaccine Use for People under 55, until New Risk Analysis

Canadian health officials said on Monday they would stop offering AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine to people under age 55 and require a new analysis of the shot’s benefits and risks based on age and gender.

Society » Health | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 09:13 | Viewed: 2696

Bulgarian Initiative to Send Books to North Macedonia supported by President Radev

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev supported the initiative "Send a Bulgarian book to Macedonia" by donating novels by the famous Bulgarian writer, Dimitar Talev, who was born in the city of Prilep (today in Republic of North Macedonia).

Society » Culture | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 08:55 | Viewed: 2128

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 4,497 New Cases and 203 Deaths for Past 24 Hours

The newly confirmed cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria over the past 24 hours are 4,497 from 19,424 tests, according to the daily report on the Unified Information Portal on March 30.

Society » Health | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 08:50 | Viewed: 3438

Prime Minister: Bulgaria Is Prepared to Deal with New Wave of Coronavirus, Country Has Army of Vaccinated Medics

Bulgaria expects 230,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines by the end of this week and 700,000 doses by the end of April.

Society » Health | March 29, 2021, Monday // 13:08 | Viewed: 3150

WHO Reveals Likely Source of Covid: Animals Not Lab Leak

A joint WHO-China study on the origins of COVID-19 says that transmission of the virus from bats to humans through another animal is the most likely scenario and that a lab leak is “extremely unlikely,” according to a draft copy obtained by The Associated

Society » Health | March 29, 2021, Monday // 12:10 | Viewed: 2145

Five Killed in Helicopter Crash in Alaska, Czech Billionaire Owner of bTV among Victims

A helicopter crash in Alaska left five people dead late on Saturday, including one of the richest people in Europe, after the chopper went down during what authorities say was likely a backcountry heli-skiing trip.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 10:02 | Viewed: 3220

Earthquake Measuring 4,1 Registered off Crete

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Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2122

Suez Update: Huge Container Ship Partially Refloated, Canal Still Bottlenecked

A canal services firm says that salvage teams have “partially refloated” the colossal container ship that remains wedged across the Suez Canal, without providing further details about when the vessel would be set free.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:42 | Viewed: 1788

Fraud Ring Busted in Bulgaria, Six People Arrested

Six people were arrested in a raid against a crime group for financial fraud and money laundering, chief of the Specialized Prosecution Office Valentina Madzharova said at a news briefing.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:32 | Viewed: 2280

EU Member States to Validate “Health Passport”, First Prototype Unveiled

 European Internal Market Commissioner and head of the EC's vaccines task force, Thierry Breton, unveiled the first European "health passport" on Sunday, claiming he hopes Europe will have a summer season "comparable to last year".

Society » Health | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:18 | Viewed: 2929

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: Less Than 1,000 Newly Infected, 60 Fatalities

In the past 24 hours, 983 new carriers of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus have been registered in the country, data from the Single Information Portal show.

Society » Health | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:02 | Viewed: 3436
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