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Parts of Sofia Without Water on Friday due to Repairs

Sofiyska Voda will temporarily suspend the water supply in some parts of the capital on 07 December 2018 (Friday), the company said.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 12:12

Bulgarian Parliament Accepts Ivaylo Moskovski’s Resignation as MP

The Parliament accepted Ivaylo Moskovski’s resignation as MP, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:37

Bulgarian Parliament Creates Council to Watch for the Rights of People with Disabilities

The Parliament conclusively adopted amendments to the Disability Act, setting up a monitoring Council to promote, protect and watch for the rights of people with disabilities, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:36

Bulgarian Poultry Business Invests to Expand Capacities

Bulgarian poultry producer and processor Gradus AD has announced its subsidiary Gradus-1 EOOD has invested some BGN1.

Business | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 10:42

Five Missing after Two US Military Planes Crash off Japan

Rescue operations were underway Thursday for five US marines missing after two American military aircraft crashed during a refuelling operation off the coast of Japan, the Japanese defence minister said, reports AFP.

Society » Incidents | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 10:37

Germany is About to Find Out Who's Likely to Replace Merkel as Leader

Germany's largest and dominant political party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), is holding a crucial vote to elect a new leader this coming weekend after Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would not run for the post and effectively started to wind do

Politics | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:46

11.2m Cubans to Receive Access to 3G Mobile Internet for First Time

Cubans will finally have access to the internet from mobiles after the government revealed on Tuesday evening that it would launch 3G services, reported Sputnik.

Society | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:42

Moscow Warns Cyprus Over Ties with US

Moscow warned Nicosia on Wednesday that increasing military cooperation with the US to counter Russian influence in the region will “inevitably lead to dangerous and destabilizing consequences for Cyprus itself”, Kathimerini reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:40

Bulgaria and Norway to Work Together on Joint Projects Related to Western Balkans

Bulgaria and Norway are going to work together on joint projects in the Western Balkans in order to urge young people to stay and develop in their home countries, reported the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:37

Bulgarians Celebrate Saint Nicholas Day

The Days of St Nicholas (Nikola), the patron of fisherman, sailors, merchants and bankers, is being marked nationwide by Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria on Sunday, December 06.

Society | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:33

Russia Holds Drills in Black Sea Region Amid Ukraine Tensions

Russia is holding naval and surface-to-air missile drills in the Black Sea region amid tensions with Ukraine and the West over the capture of three Ukrainian naval ships and their crews off the coast of Crimea last month, Reuters reported.

World » Russia | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:31

Temperatures will Slightly Decrease, Highs Between 2° and 7°C

Today the clouds will diminish, while day temperatures will slightly decrease, reaching up to 2-7°C, in Sofia about 4°C.

Society » Environment | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:28

UN: Curbing Climate Change would Reap Huge Health Benefits

The United Nations says curbing climate change will have huge benefits for people’s health worldwide, reports AP.

Society » Environment | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 16:08

The "Shark fins" at Grafa Street in Sofia were Deliberately Made Uncomfortable for Seating

The pillars which provoked many many discussions surrounding the tram line of the Graf Ignatiev street in Sofia are put there after demand by the traffic police, and the chosen form is aesthetic and not to be used for other purposes, not for people to sit

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:59

Announcing the American Film Institute AWARDS 2018 Honorees

The American Film Institute has named the honorees of AFI AWARDS 2018, celebrating the year’s most outstanding achievements in the art of the moving image — with 10 films and 10 television programs deemed culturally and artistically significant.

Society » Culture | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:52

Price of the Heating in Bulgaria Will Not Change as of January 1

The price of the heat in Bulgaria will not change as of January 1, because a 4 percent increase in the price of natural gas is expected for the first quarter of 2019.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:29

Official: Bulgaria will not Join the UN Pact on Migration

Bulgaria has refrained from joining the Global Pact on Safe, Regulated and Regular Migration, the government decided.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:48

The UN Wants to Fight more Intensively with the Pollution from Plastic Waste

UN Secretary-General Ecuadorian Maria Fernanda Espinosa announced her intention to step up the collective fight against the pollution caused by plastic waste, which affects people all over the planet.

Society » Environment | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:45

Former Leader Nigel Farage Leaves UKIP, Believes it Becomes Open to Extremists and Racists

Nigel Farage has quit UKIP, saying the party's leader Gerard Batten seems to be obsessed with Islam and ex-English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson, reports BBC.

Politics | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:42

Google Vice President Becomes a Bulgarian Consul in the Silicon Valley

The Bulgarian government appointed Bogomil Balkansky as Honorary Consul in San Francisco with a consular district covering the Silicon Valley, California.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:38

African Island Inhabited by Super Aggressive Chimps Released From US Labs

THIS is the secret African island inhabited by super aggressive "monster'" chimps all freed from a US testing laboratory, writes the Sun.

Society | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:22
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