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History Channel Set for Bulgaria Launch

A localized service of the factual History channel will be launched in Bulgaria later this week.

Society | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 13:46 | Viewed: 2267

One of Bulgaria Varna Race Spectators Dies

37-year-old, Dimitar Nikolov, who was the most seriously injured after the an accident during the Varna Rally on Sunday, died Monday night.

Society | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 13:46 | Viewed: 1133

Bulgaria's Emergency Ministry Issues Thunderstorm Warning

Bulgaria's Ministry of Emergency Situations and Disasters has warned its regional offices about possible heavy downpours, strong thunderstorms and localized hail.

Society » Environment | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 2484

Bulgarian Student with Swine Flu Stable

The student who has been diagnosed as the first person in Bulgaria to have swine flu is in a stable condition.

Society | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1048

Bulgaria Marks Day of Revolutionary Hristo Botev

Bulgaria marks Tuesday, June 2, the 133 anniversary of the death of one of the most prominent Bulgarians - the publicist, poet and revolutionary Hristo Botev, who gave his life for Bulgaria's independence.

Society | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 08:38 | Viewed: 2972

Bulgaria Pharmacies Struggle with New Prescription Software

Pharmacies across Bulgaria have not been able to fill out National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) prescriptions Monday due to a faulty software program.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 21:03 | Viewed: 3365

First Bulgaria Swine Flu Patient Treated in Veliko Tarnovo

The student who has been diagnosed as the first person in Bulgaria to have swine flu is being treated at a hospital in Veliko Tarnovo.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 20:16 | Viewed: 1725

Armenia Marks Year of Bulgaria Culture

A number of concerts are scheduled form May 29 to June 4 as part of the official celebration of the Year of Bulgarian Culture in Armenia.

Society » Culture | June 1, 2009, Monday // 19:30 | Viewed: 1454

Bulgarian Statesmen Remember Revolutionary Hero Hristo Botev

Bulgarian statesmen visited Monday the Yolkovitsa region near the northwest city of Vratsa where the Bulgarian revolutionary hero, Hristo Botev, was killed in 1876.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 17:34 | Viewed: 2060

Bulgaria with Typical Swine Flu (A H1N1) Case

Bulgaria has a typical case of A(H1N1), according to the Bulgarian epidemiologist Dr. Angel Kunchev.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1320

First Swine Flu (A H1N1) Case Detected in Bulgaria

The first case of A (H1N1) flu has been registered in Bulgaria Monday, the Health Ministry has announced.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 16:28 | Viewed: 2201

Bulgaria PM Stanishev Shows off New Pet

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev, took part Monday in the celebrations for June 1, International Children's Day.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1593

Zoo in Bulgaria's Aytos Turns 40

The zoo in the eastern Bulgarian town of Aytos celebrated Monday 40 years since its founding.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 12:54 | Viewed: 2332

Bulgaria Marks International Children's Day

Bulgaria marks Monday the International Children's Day, established in 1925 during the World Conference for the Well-being of Children in Geneva, Switzerland.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 4190

Earthquake Shakes Bulgaria Blagoevgrad Region

An earthquake registering 4,2 on the Richter Scale was felt in the Blagoevgrad region at 11:03 Monday morning.

Society » Environment | June 1, 2009, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 2520

2 Die in Illegal Motorbike Race on Sofia Beltway

Two persons have lost their lives during a severe accident on the Sofia beltway late Sunday night.

Society | June 1, 2009, Monday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1823

Renown Bulgarian Actress Stoyanka Mutafova Stars in Her Last Role

Perhaps the most popular Bulgarian theater actress, Stoyanka Mutafova, is bracing for her retirement at the age of 87.

Society » Culture | June 1, 2009, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 4251

Huge Football Fans Crowd Rallies before Polish Embassy in Sofia

Thousands of football fans are reported to have surrounded the Polish Embassy in Sofia Sunday evening.

Society | May 31, 2009, Sunday // 21:01 | Viewed: 2337

Father's Custody Ordeal Rallies 200 before Polish Embassy in Sofia

Over 200 people gathered Sunday afternoon at a protest rally in front of the building of the Polish Embassy in Sofia to support Bulgarian father, Todor Vasilev and his custody battle.

Society | May 31, 2009, Sunday // 17:18 | Viewed: 1895

Bulgaria's Berbatov Launches Teenage Anti-Risk Campaign

Bulgaria's football star, Dimitar Berbatov, officially launched Sunday the Informational Campaign for Risk Factors for Young People's Development and Health.

Society » Education | May 31, 2009, Sunday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2395

Bulgaria Road War Keeps Raging despite Yambol Tragedy

Despite the recent tragedy when a bus killed 17 people and seriously injured several more during a Spasovden Fair near Yambol, the road rage in Bulgaria continued to take its toll over the weekend.

Society | May 31, 2009, Sunday // 15:07 | Viewed: 2485
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