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Stolen Painting of Mrkvička was Discovered at Flea Market in Sofia

The stolen picture of Ivan Mrkvička, on which a woman in a traditional costume was painted, was found on a Sofia street and returned to its owner.

Society » Culture | January 14, 2019, Monday // 13:26 | Viewed: 2106

Roma in Bulgaria Celebrate Bango Vassil - New Year

The Roma minority in Bulgaria are celebrating on Friday the Roma New Year also known as Vassilitsa, the Day of Vassil (Basil) or Bango Vassili (the Lame Basil).

Society | January 14, 2019, Monday // 11:08 | Viewed: 1718

MRS Saved Five Macedonian Snowboarders in Pirin

The five Macedonian snowboarders who had fallen into a furrow in Pirin were successfully rescued.

Society » Incidents | January 14, 2019, Monday // 10:10 | Viewed: 1666

Light Snow in Western Bulgaria, Mixed with Rain in the Northwest, Icy Conditions Possible

Today before noon cloud will increase from the west and in some places in Western Bulgaria light snow will fall, in the northwest the snow will briefly mix with rain, with icy conditions.

Society » Environment | January 14, 2019, Monday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1718

Code Yellow For Snow and Ice in Vidin, Montana and Vratsa

A code yellow warning for snow and icе is in place for Vidin, Montana and Vratsa, according to the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology’s (NIMH) website.

Society » Environment | January 14, 2019, Monday // 09:32 | Viewed: 1642

January 13 - Day of Bulgarian Cinema

On January 13, the Bulgarian film community celebrates its professional holiday.

Society » Culture | January 13, 2019, Sunday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1691

The Sunday Express: Baba Vanga Who Predicted 9/11 and Brexit Makes 2019 Predictions - and EU Should Worry

BABA Vanga, the blind mystic who many claim predicted 9/11, Brexit and the rise of ISIS, had three major predictions for 2019, The Sunday Express reports.

Society | January 13, 2019, Sunday // 13:46 | Viewed: 3514

Today, From the Northwest, the Cloudiness will Increase, Maximum Temperatures Will be Between 0 ° and 5 °

Today, from the Northwest, the cloudiness will increase, at dusk in the southeastern regions.

Society » Environment | January 13, 2019, Sunday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1758

Thousands of People are Expected for the Opening Event of Plovdiv as the European Capital of Culture

Thousands of people are expected today in the center of Plovdiv, where it will be the culmination of the opening of the city as the European Capital of Culture.

Society » Culture | January 12, 2019, Saturday // 10:58 | Viewed: 3414

Eurostat: Bulgarians Spend more Money on Culture

Bulgarians spent significantly more money on cultural recreation, leisure and entertainment in 2017, reported Eurostat's analysis of household spending in the EU for recreation and culture during the period in question.

Society » Culture | January 12, 2019, Saturday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2574

Today the Cloudiness will be Variable without Precipitation, the Maximal Temperatures will be between -1 ° and 4 °

Today cloudiness will be variable, more significant until noon, mainly over Southeastern Bulgaria, without precipitation.

Society » Environment | January 12, 2019, Saturday // 10:35 | Viewed: 2027

SLEEPING BEAUTY Comes To Sofia Opera And Ballet 2/8 - 2/9

SLEEPING BEAUTY, the ballet, is coming to Sofia Opera and Ballet in Bulgaria on February 8th and 9th, 2019.

Society » Culture | January 12, 2019, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 2122

Two People Died after an Avalanche under Todorka Peak in Pirin (UPDATED)

Two people died after an avalanche in Pirin in the Bansko area, announced the Mountain Rescue Service at the Bulgarian Red Cross.

Society » Incidents | January 11, 2019, Friday // 13:44 | Viewed: 5975

One Dead and Another Missing after Avalanche in Pirin

One man has died and another is missing after an avalanche in Pirin Mountain, in the area of Bansko, Mountain Rescue Service Director Emil Neshev told Focus Radio - Pirin.

Society » Incidents | January 11, 2019, Friday // 13:26 | Viewed: 3942

Snow in the Balkans. State of Emergency Was Declared For Some Parts of Serbia.

Heavy snowfall this week in the Balkans has closed down schools, left remote villages cut off and disrupted traffic and power supplies in many areas in the region.

Society » Environment | January 11, 2019, Friday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2227

A Record Number of Visits to the Louvre in Paris. And The Reason is ... Beyonce

The Louvre, the world’s most visited museum, broke all ticket office records last year with more than 10 million people viewing its Paris collection of fine arts and antiquities, boosted by foreign tourists and the interest in Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s music vi

Society » Culture | January 11, 2019, Friday // 11:12 | Viewed: 1862

World's Oceans are Heating up at a Quickening Pace

The world's oceans are heating up at an accelerating pace as global warming threatens a diverse range of marine life and a major food supply for the planet, researchers said Thursday, reports AFP.

Society » Environment | January 11, 2019, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1850

Precipitation in Bulgaria will Stop, Highs between 0° and 5°C

Today the precipitations will stop everywhere in the country, and in most areas in South Bulgaria the clouds will break and decrease to mostly sunshine.

Society » Environment | January 11, 2019, Friday // 10:22 | Viewed: 1876

The Movement of Vehicles in Bulgaria is Normal Despite the Rough Winter Conditions

Road pavements are cleaned and processed with necessary materials, API reported.

Society » Environment | January 10, 2019, Thursday // 14:13 | Viewed: 2099

Older People and Conservatives More Likely to Share Fake News

Facebook users aged 65 plus and conservatives are more likely to share fake news on the platform than younger or more liberal counterparts, according to a new study published Wednesday, reports AFP.

Society | January 10, 2019, Thursday // 14:10 | Viewed: 3446

Guide to the Opening Weekend of "Plovdiv 2019"

This Friday will officially open the year of Plovdiv as the European Capital of Culture for 2019.

Society » Culture | January 10, 2019, Thursday // 12:48 | Viewed: 3246
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