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Bulgaria M3 Communications College Appoints New Management

M3 Communications College, the first Bulgarian accredited center for professional education in Marketing, Public Relations, and Business Communications begins the school year under new management.

Society » Education | July 15, 2009, Wednesday // 14:31 | Viewed: 1632

Foreign Woman Asked to Pay EUR 100 for Taxi in Sofia, Bulgaria

A foreign woman who arrived in Bulgaria's capital Sofia Wednesday had to pay BGN 200 (EUR 100) for a cab she took at the Airport.

Society | July 15, 2009, Wednesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 2056

Londoner, 72, Tries for Baby in Bulgaria

A British woman, aged 72, has already spent GBP 30,000 on IVF treatment and plans to travel to Bulgaria as she is still trying for a baby.

Society | July 15, 2009, Wednesday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1430

Bulgaria Archaeologists Uncover Bronze Age Sanctuary

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists has uncovered a Bronze Age sanctuary near the village of Kran, close to the town of Kazanlak in Central Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | July 14, 2009, Tuesday // 17:55 | Viewed: 7091

Bulgarian Jews Voice Alarm over Acts of Vandalism

The Organization of the Jews in Bulgaria "Shalom" has issued an official declaration voicing alarm over encroachment upon historical Jewish sites in Bulgaria.

Society | July 14, 2009, Tuesday // 15:08 | Viewed: 2128

Greek Train Hits Bulgarian Family Car, 3 Killed

Three members of a Bulgarian family have died when a passenger train hit their car in Northern Greece.

Society | July 14, 2009, Tuesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 2928

First Bulgarian Olympic Champion Dies at 78

Nikola Stanchev, Bulgaria's first Olympic champion, has passed away at the age of 78, the Bulgarian wrestling federation said on Monday.

Society » Obituaries | July 13, 2009, Monday // 18:23 | Viewed: 1851

Legendary 108-Year-Old Yoga Teacher Visits Bulgaria

The legendary 108-year old yoga teacher Swami Dev Murti is again in Bulgaria after last visiting 40 years ago.

Society | July 13, 2009, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 10559

Dallas Morning News: Bulgaria Capital Sofia Is Just Like Paris

Bulgarian capital Sofia is just like Paris and Vienna, except for the significantly lower prices, the US newspaper, Dallas Morning News, wrote.

Society | July 13, 2009, Monday // 11:53 | Viewed: 2074

Archaeology Excavations Start at Bulgaria's Roman City Nikopolis ad Istrum

New archaeological excavations are starting Monday, July 13, 2009, at the ancient Roman city of Nikopolis ad Istrum in Central Northern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | July 13, 2009, Monday // 08:28 | Viewed: 7739

Sofia Public Transportation Shuttle Overturns on Wet Road

A van used as public transportation shuttle overturned early Sunday afternoon in Sofia.

Society | July 12, 2009, Sunday // 15:58 | Viewed: 2062

British Council in Bulgaria Closes Sofia Library

British Council is closing their English language library services in November 2009, their official site announces.

Society » Culture | July 12, 2009, Sunday // 14:14 | Viewed: 2972

Dangerous Radioactive Pipe Found in Sofia Suburb

A pipe with radium particles, emanating radiation 200 times above the safety level, has been found near an apartment building in Sofia's Buhovo suburb.

Society » Environment | July 12, 2009, Sunday // 13:27 | Viewed: 2902

Bulgaria National Guards Unit Marks 130th Anniversary

The Bulgarian National Guards Unit marks Sunday the 130th anniversary of its establishment.

Society | July 12, 2009, Sunday // 10:06 | Viewed: 2262

UNESCO Warns Bulgaria over Ski Resort Developments

UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has warned the authorities in Bulgaria to stop ski resort developments in the Pirin National Park.

Society » Environment | July 11, 2009, Saturday // 16:19 | Viewed: 1965

Bulgaria Emergency Ministry Warns about Thunderstorms

Bulgaria's Ministry of Emergency Situations has warned its regional offices about expected high precipitation and thunderstorms on Friday and over the weekend.

Society | July 10, 2009, Friday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2044

Bulgarian Bus Catches Fire in Italy

A Bulgarian bus of the "Union Ivkoni" carrier caught fire in Italy late Thursday.

Society | July 10, 2009, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 2288

German Tourist in Sunny Beach among Bulgaria's New Swine Flu Cases

Bulgaria's Ministry of Health confirmed Thursday the news about two new swine flu cases in the country.

Society | July 9, 2009, Thursday // 19:34 | Viewed: 3139

Ancient Roman Tunnel Discovered in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Municipal employees discovered a well-preserved ancient Roman tunnel in the southern Bulgarian city of Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | July 9, 2009, Thursday // 18:17 | Viewed: 5837

Bulgaria Eco-Activists Rally against Burgas-Alexandroupolis Pipeline

Bulgarian Environmentalists from the "Clean Sea" organization rallied Thursday against the planned Burgas-Alexandoupolis Oil Pipeline.

Society » Environment | July 9, 2009, Thursday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1790

Novinite.com with Record Number of Unique Visits

Bulgaria's largest English-language news provider, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) registered Wednesday, June 8, 2009, a record number of unique visits.

Society | July 9, 2009, Thursday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1228
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