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Sinopharm Claims 79 Percent Vaccine Efficacy, Seeks Approval for General Use

An affiliate of China’s state-owned drug maker Sinopharm said on Wednesday its COVID-19 vaccine showed 79.

Society » Health | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2288

Bulgaria: People No Longer Overstock on Foods But Shopping Habits Have Changed

When the state of emergency in the country was declared in mid-March, many people rushed to food stores and began stocking up on durable products - flour, cereals, canned food, toilet paper...

Society | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 13:37 | Viewed: 2584

Bulgarian Seismologist: Quake in Croatia May Provoke Tremor in Bulgaria

Two aftershocks in Croatia with a magnitude of 4.

Society » Incidents | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2634

Bulgarian Government Allocates Another BGN 125 Million For Vaccines

At its today's sitting the Council of Ministers decided to allocate additional BGN 125 million in order to provide enough vaccines against COVID-19.

Society » Health | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 3202

New Strain of Covid-19 Detected in US and Latin America

A worrying new variant of Covid-19 was detected for the first time Tuesday in the United States and Latin America as President-elect Joe Biden vowed he will significantly ramp up a fledging vaccination drive.

Society » Health | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 2065

Bulgarian Blogger: Anti-Vaxxers Become Increasingly Active

The current situation has made many believe in conspiracy theories.

Society » Health | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 2397

Oxford/AstraZeneca Vaccine Approved for Use in UK

The United Kingdom has approved another coronavirus vaccine for use, weeks after the country became the first in the world to start inoculating its citizens.

Society » Health | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2002

Croatia After Earthquake: There Are Still Strong Aftershocks

 

Society » Incidents | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2000

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 17,8 Percent of 8,084 Tests Are Positive

In the past 24 hours 154 people have died of Covid-19 in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | December 30, 2020, Wednesday // 09:22 | Viewed: 2664

Bulgaria Is Ready to Help Croatia Devastated by Earthquake

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva spoke with her counterpart from Croatia Gordhan Grlic Radman about the devastating earthquake that rocked the Balkans at noon today, the Press Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affa

Society » Incidents | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2927

Bulgarian Nutritionist: Eat Regular Meals to Be in Good Shape

Nutritionist Stoyan Petkov shared some useful tips as to how stay in good shape when working from home.

Society » Health | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 16:16 | Viewed: 3513

Bulgarian Scientist: Vaccine Does not Automatically Return the Previous Way of Life

Just because we already have vaccines doesn't automatically mean we can go back to our previous way of life.

Society » Health | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 15:28 | Viewed: 3445

Another Earthquake Strikes Croatia, Destruction Reported

An earthquake of magnitude 6.

Society » Incidents | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 14:56 | Viewed: 2366

Bulgaria is 4th in the EU in Terms of the Share of Household Spending on Food

Bulgaria ranks fourth in the European Union (EU) in terms of the share of household food expenditures in 2019, according to data from the European statistical office Eurostat.

Society | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 14:55 | Viewed: 2233

In Memoriam: Fashion World Bids Farewell to Pierre Cardin

Legendary French fashion designer Pierre Cardin has died at the age of 98.

Society » Obituaries | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 14:38 | Viewed: 2209

Russian and US Anti-Drug Security Services Bust Criminal Cocaine Trafficking Network

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) under the Justice Department have conducted a special operation to uncover a criminal network that was engaged in trafficking cocaine from South America to Russia

Society » Incidents | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 14:17 | Viewed: 2217

Another Quake Rocks Greece

An earthquake measuring 4,8 on the Richter scale was registered to the south of the Greek island of Crete, local news wires reported minutes ago.

Society » Incidents | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 2747

WHO Cautions: Coronavirus Pandemic Is Not Necessarily Big One

World Health Organization experts have warned that even though the coronavirus pandemic has been very severe it is “not necessarily the big one” and that the world will have to learn to live with Covid-19.

Society » Health | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2867

Health Minister: Increasingly More People in Bulgaria Show Willingness to Have Vaccine

The number of people who would like to get vaccinated against Covid-19 is growing in Bulgaria, Health Minister Kostadin Angelov said in the morning program of the Bulgarian National TV.

Society » Health | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2145

Covid-19 in Bulgaria, Case Count

In the past 24 hours there are 337 new cases of coronavirus registered in Bulgaria, according to the data of the Single Information Portal, BNR reported.

Society » Health | December 29, 2020, Tuesday // 09:22 | Viewed: 2835

World’s Lucky New Year Customs and Traditions

New Year’s traditions are unique to their country of origin, drawing upon specific objects, cuisines, and celebrations that are inherent to their culture.

Society | December 28, 2020, Monday // 16:03 | Viewed: 2304
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