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Hostage Situation in Paris, Suspect Arrested after 4 Hours

A four-hour hostage standoff in central Paris ended with police moving in, arresting the armed suspect and freeing the people held in a ground-floor office, France's interior minister announced late Tuesday.

Crime | June 13, 2018, Wednesday // 10:08

An Earthquake of Magnitude 5.8 Shook the Island of Sumatra

An earthquake of magnitude 5.

Society » Environment | June 13, 2018, Wednesday // 09:48

Yellow Code for Heavy Rainfall is Valid for 12 Districts in Bulgaria

A yellow code for heavy rainfall and thunder is in force today for 12 districts.

Society » Environment | June 13, 2018, Wednesday // 09:33

17-year-old Bulgarian Arrested in Germany for the Murder of a Romanian Teenage Girl

A 17-year-old boy of Bulgarian descent was arrested for the murder of a 15-year-old Romanian girl in the West German town of Firsn after he surrendered himself to the police, the authorities quoted by Associated Press reported.

Crime | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 20:59

A New German Plant Opens 2000 Jobs in Bulgaria

A German company has invested EUR 32 million to build a new electric wiring plant in Pleven.

Business | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 20:52

EU Budget: Commission Proposes Major Funding Increase for Stronger Borders and Migration

Brussels, 12 June 2018

World » EU | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 20:50

Sofia Municipality Stops the Movement of Tram №7 on Bulgaria Blvd.

On July 1, at the peak of summer, when the temperatures are high, the Sofia Municipality will stop the movement of Tram No.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 20:43

Bulgarian Farmers are Preparing to Protest over Changes in Farmland Law

Farmers prepare a protest against the new amendments to the Agricultural Land Act, the BNR announced.

Business » Industry | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 15:40

The Average Salary in Bulgaria Increases by about 10% in Recent Years

In recent years, income policy has allowed an increase in the average wage in Bulgaria with rates close to 10 percent, and this is one of the highest levels in the EU.

Business | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 15:32

6000 Liters of illegally Transported Alcohol on the Danube Bridge 2

Officials at Customs Lom detained 6,000 liters of ethyl alcohol traveling with fake documents to an EU country.

Crime | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 15:29

The European Commission Opens Competition for a €10 Million Prize for Low-cost Space Launch

The prize, run as part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot funded under Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation programme, will award €10 million to an innovative, commercially viable and low-cost solution to launch light satellites.

World » EU | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 15:14

Bulgarian Sauvignon Blanc Received an International Award

Bulgarian wine  Sauvignon Blanc, harvest 2017, won a prestigious international award at the International Wine Competition in Los Angeles.

Business » Industry | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 14:27

12 Killed and at least 31 Injured in an Islamic State Attack on a Ministry in Kabul

At least 12 people were killed and 31 wounded on Monday in a suicide attack targeting employees who were leaving the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in Kabul, officials told EFE.

World | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 13:17

Bulgarian Farmers will Receive an Additional BGN 700,000 for Insurances

State Fund Agriculture decided to increase the budget of the state aid scheme for the co-financing of insurance premiums for agricultural products insurance by BGN 700,000 in 2018.

Business » Industry | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 13:14

7 People were Injured in a Train Accident near Paris

PARIS:  A suburban train overturned outside Paris on Tuesday after days of downpours caused an embankment to collapse, slightly injuring seven people including a pregnant woman.

Society » Incidents | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 13:08

A New Type of Turtle was Discovered in Mexico

Scientists from several different universities have discovered a new turtle species in rivers and streams of the western Mexican resort city of Puerto Vallarta, the country's National Science and Technology Council (CONACYT) said Thursday.

Society » Environment | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 13:07

Tragedy in Russia, at least 11 have Died

Eleven people were killed when a barge and a crowded catamaran collided in Russia's Volga River, pitching people off the sailboat and into the water.

Society » Incidents | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 13:05

The US Has the Most Powerful Supercomputer In the World Again

Motherboard, Vice - On Friday, Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee unveiled Summit, a supercomputer capable of 200 petaflops, or 200,000 trillion calculations per second.

World | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 12:49

SKILLET in Sofia with First Solo Concert in Bulgaria!

The SKILLET cult band is coming for their first solo show in SOFIA as part of this year's tour of the world's metal scenes.

Society » Culture | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 12:36

Schengen Information System: Agreement between the Council Presidency and the European Parliament

On 12 June 2018, the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council and the European Parliament reached an informal agreement on three regulations on the use of the Schengen Information System:

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 12, 2018, Tuesday // 12:34
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