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Fire in High-Rise Building in Moscow Takes Toll of 4 Lives

The death toll in a fire in an apartment in a multi-storey residential building in western Moscow has increased to four, press service of the Moscow State Administration for Russian Emergencies Ministry told TASS.

Society » Incidents | January 7, 2021, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1767

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 1,310 New Cases, 11,39 Percent of Tests Positive

In the past 24 hours, 1,310 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in the country.

Society » Health | January 7, 2021, Thursday // 09:26 | Viewed: 2279

Weather in Bulgaria

Today cloudy weather will prevail over the country and in some places from west to east it will rain.

Society | January 7, 2021, Thursday // 09:10 | Viewed: 1858

Today Bulgaria Celebrates St. Ivan's Day– Big Orthodox Holiday

Today the Orthodox Church pays homage to St.

Society | January 7, 2021, Thursday // 09:06 | Viewed: 1764

Most of Bulgarians Cannot Heat Homes in Winter Properly

Bulgaria is the country in the European Union (EU) with the largest share of people who cannot adequately heat their homes, show data from the European statistical office Eurostat for 2019.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 16:37 | Viewed: 2759

London Court Denies Bail for Julian Assange

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was denied bail on Wednesday by a British judge who said there was a risk he might flee justice while the United States tries again to secure his extradition.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1508

Russian Opposition Leader Granted Asylum in Bulgaria

Bulgaria granted political asylum to Russian opposition leader Evgeny Chupov 16 months after he applied for it.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 14:06 | Viewed: 2730

British Covid-19 Strain Has Spread to Other 41 Countries

Proliferation of the highly contagious novel coronavirus strain, first detected in Britain, has now been confirmed in 41 countries and territories, the World Health Organization said in its COVID-19 Weekly Epidemiological Update on Tuesday evening.

Society » Health | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 2740

Bulgarian Analysts: Election Date Doesn’t Matter, Question Is How to Make People Vote

Social scientist Kolyo Kolev and the political analyst Stoycho Stoychev commented on the "Hello, Bulgaria" show on Nova TV the upcoming parliamentary elections and how they will be held in a pandemic setting.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1841

Bulgaria: Defense Ministry Gives out 4 Cougar Choppers for Airborne Ambulance Service

The roadmap prepared by the Ministry of Health for medical evacuation by air of injured Bulgarian citizens includes the purchase of 1 helicopter with European funds and provision of national funding for the repair of 4 available Cougar helicopters, owned

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 2411

Nearly 50 Percent of Young Bulgarians Live with Parents

"Nearly 50 percent of young Bulgarians live with their parents, while in Denmark only 4 percent of young people over 18 live with relatives.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 2666

Bulgaria: Blood Plasma Costs BGN 5,000 on Black Market

Against the background of growing fears in people – the Nova TV team set out to track down a scheme for selling blood plasma on the black market.

Society » Health | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2067

Bulgaria Celebrates 173 years Since the Birth of Hristo Botev

Today marks 173 years since the birth of Hristo Botev.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1831

One in 50 Britons Now Infected with Covid

More than 1 million people in England now have coronavirus, the British government said, as medics race to vaccinate the most vulnerable against the rapidly spreading disease.

Society » Health | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1737

Another Balkan Country Rocked by Quake – Magnitude 4 Tremor in Romania

A magnitude 4 earthquake on the Richter scale was registered at 1.

Society » Incidents | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2241

China Blocks WHO Mission Sent to Probe Coronavirus Origin

The head of the World Health Organisation has said he is "very disappointed" China has denied its experts access to investigating the origins of coronavirus.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1631

Dozens of People Enter the Cold Waters to Celebrate Epiphany Breaking the Anti-Covid Rules

Dozens of men set foot in the waters of Tundzha river in Kalofer for the traditional ritual of saving the cross, and to play the famous male ethnic dance of the Epiphany.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1910

Today is One of The Bigest Orthodox Holidays - Epiphany or Jordan's Day

The Orthodox Church today celebrates the Epiphany - Jordan's Day, which is the third most important Christian holiday of the year.

Society | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2158

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 1,310 New Cases, 67 Deaths

In the past 24 hours, 1,310 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in the country.

Society » Health | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 09:22 | Viewed: 2296

Grammy Awards postponed until mid March

The 2021 Grammy Awards has been postponed due to coronavirus concerns, say the organisers.

Society » Culture | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 02:26 | Viewed: 1995

Bulgaria: Free Milk and Fruits Return In Schools

State Fund "Agriculture" announced today that the supply of fruits, vegetables, milk and dairy products in the schools is restored.

Society » Education | January 5, 2021, Tuesday // 20:33 | Viewed: 2069
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