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Light Airplane Crashed Into a Building in Northern Greece

A single-engine airplane crashed into the facade of a house in the village of Proti in Serres, northern Greece on Monday morning; no injuries among the residents were reported.

Society » Incidents | August 4, 2020, Tuesday // 01:38 | Viewed: 2364

Third Death Case of a Resident of the Vazrazhdane Home for the Elderly in Ruse

An 89-year-old woman died at the Vazrazhdane Home for the Elderly in Ruse.

Society » Health | August 4, 2020, Tuesday // 01:14 | Viewed: 1701

Up to 2500 Lei Fine for Not Wearing a Mask in Open Spaces in Romania

Wearing a protective mask in busy open spaces is now mandatory in more than 20 of Romania's 41 regions, after the government authorizes county emergency committees to decide when and where to apply additional restrictions as part of the country's ongoing

Society » Health | August 4, 2020, Tuesday // 00:42 | Viewed: 2019

Sofia: Man Falls Under a Bridge in Knyazhevo District, He is Injured

A man has head and body injuries after falling under a bridge in the capital's Knyazhevo district.

Society » Incidents | August 3, 2020, Monday // 23:47 | Viewed: 1673

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 61 People Tested Positive in Varna, 58 in Elderly's Home

Most of the latest cases of COVID-19 in Bulgaria are in Varna, where 61 people tested positive for COVID-19.

Society » Health | August 3, 2020, Monday // 23:38 | Viewed: 3608

WHO: Less Than 10% of People Worldwide Have Experienced COVID-19

Only about 10% of people have been infected with COVID-19.

Society » Health | August 3, 2020, Monday // 23:33 | Viewed: 2480

Protests in Bulgaria, Day 25: Three Intersections in Sofia Remain Blocked

At the beginning of the 26th day of protests in Sofia, three major thoroughfares remained blocked for traffic - at the presidency, in front of the main building of Sofia University and at Eagle's Bridge.

Society | August 3, 2020, Monday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2615

Coronavirus in Bulgaria: 119 Newly Registered Cases of COVID-19, 1500 Tests Performed

The new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in Bulgaria per day are 119.

Society » Health | August 3, 2020, Monday // 08:44 | Viewed: 3704

Protests in Bulgaria, Day 24: Tensions and Clashes at Saturday's Protest in Sofia

Tensions and clashes between police and protesters on the 24th day of anti-government protests last night.

Society | August 2, 2020, Sunday // 07:58 | Viewed: 5098

Coronavirus in Bulgaria: 146 Newly Registered Cases of COVID-19, 11836 Total

146 are the new cases of coronavirus infection in Bulgaria when 3,955 PCR tests were performed in the last 24 hours.

Society » Health | August 2, 2020, Sunday // 07:57 | Viewed: 2968

19-Year Old Boy Died After Being Infected With COVID-19

A 19-year-old died after being infected with a coronavirus.

Society » Health | August 2, 2020, Sunday // 00:28 | Viewed: 3241

New COVID-19 Hospital is Being Built in Serbia

Serbia started building a COVID-19 hospital on the site of the Rasina military complex in the central city of Krusevac, defence minister Aleksandar Vulin said.

Society » Health | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 23:53 | Viewed: 2556

Coronavirus Outbreak Amongst Police Officers in Sofia to Cause Shortage on Guards on the Anti-Governent Protests

An increase in confirmed cases of new coronavirus among police in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia has resulted in a decision to reduce by about a third the number of police guarding the anti-government protests, the Interior Ministry said on August 1.

Society » Health | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 23:25 | Viewed: 3053

Belgrade: Video Surveillance System with Advanced Facial Recognition Raises Concerns About the Deterioration of Privacy

A civic initiative called #hiljadekamera (‘thousands of cameras’ in English), has been raising concerns about the deterioration of privacy in Serbia resulting from the introduction of video surveillance system with advanced facial recognition in the capit

Society | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 20:56 | Viewed: 2464

New Russian COVID-19 Vaccine is Scheduled to Start the Phase 3 Trials Next Week in Russia

Russia, which has reported more than 822,000 cases of COVID-19 and is currently the world’s fourth most COVID-infested country, has concluded plans to register a coronavirus vaccine between August 10 and August 12 this year.

Society » Health | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 20:01 | Viewed: 2453

Coronavirus in Bulgaria: 270 Newly Registered Cases in 5582 PCR Tests

270 are the new cases of coronavirus infection in Bulgaria in 5 582 PCR tests performed in the last 24 hours.

Society » Health | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 08:38 | Viewed: 3215

Another Nursing Home in Bulgaria with a Positive Coronavirus Case Among the Staff

A case of Covid-19 has been identified among the staff at the Home for the Elderly in Dobrich and measures are being taken to reorganize the activity, recommending that the residents to be fed in their rooms, said at a press conference the director of the

Society » Health | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 00:53 | Viewed: 2440

Bulgaria's Government to Give BGN 50 Million for Kindergartens in Sofia

The Council of Ministers approved an additional transfer in the amount of BGN 50 million from the budget of the Sofia Municipality for 2020 for construction, furnishing and equipment of kindergartens and nurseries, as well as for the purchase of land and

Society » Education | July 31, 2020, Friday // 18:07 | Viewed: 2221

Experts: Bulgarians Have Already Encountered a Similar Coronavirus in 2008

Many Bulgarians have encountered a virus related to COVID-19 in 2008.

Society » Health | July 31, 2020, Friday // 17:42 | Viewed: 4776

Bulgaria: Protesters Will Block the Trakia Highway Near Stara Zagora Today

Protesters will block the Trakia highway near Stara Zagora today at 6:30 p.

Society | July 31, 2020, Friday // 16:34 | Viewed: 2295

Free Bottles of Water in Bulgaria’s Capital Sofia Due to Hot Weather

Bottles of free mineral water will be distributed today at two locations in the center - St.

Society | July 31, 2020, Friday // 16:29 | Viewed: 2527
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