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The New European Commission May Start Working Next Year

The new European Commission may start working the next year.

Politics | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:46

Lilyana Pavlova Appointed Vice President and a Member of the Management Committee of the EIB

Former Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council Lilyana Pavlova has been appointed vice president and a member of the Management Committee of the European Investment Bank, BNR reports.

Politics | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:41

"Sesame Street" Turns 50

50 years ago, actress Carl Burnett appeared in the first broadcast of a peculiar television program in the company of several hairy dolls.

Society | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:32

Bulgaria and the Czech Republic will Deepen their Cooperation to Defend Common Stances in the European Union

Bulgaria and the Czech Republic will deepen their cooperation to defend common stances on important for the two countries topics on the EU agenda.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:24

Croatian Police Found 9 Migrants in a Van

Croatian police have found nine migrants crammed into a closed box in the back of a van, the Associated Press reported.

Crime | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:20

15 People Were Killed in an Attack in Thailand

Fifteen people were killed and four were injured in an attack in southern Thailand, a spokesman for the Ministry of Defense said.

Society » Incidents | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:15

94% of Childcare Facilities Are Closed

Currently 94% of all child care institutions are closed, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Policy Zornitsa Rusinova said at a press conference before the opening of a forum on the deinstitutionalization of childcare in the National Palace of Culture.

Society | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:07

5,4 Magnitude Earthquake in Iran

A magnitude 5 earthquake was recorded this morning in the southern Iranian province of Hormozgan, about 125 km west of the port city of Bandar Abbas, at a depth of 10 km, Reuters and the Associated Press reported.

Society » Environment | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:04

Bulgaria to Buy Two Minehunters from the Netherlands for EUR 1 996 000

The Council of Ministers has approved a draft contract between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands for the purchase of two minesweepers for the amount of EUR 1 996 000 excluding VAT, the governme

Business » Finance | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 14:57

Bulgaria and Vietnam to Deepen their Cooperation in the Field of Education

The Council of Ministers has approved a draft agreement on cooperation in education between Bulgaria and Vietnam for the period 2019 - 2023, the government press office reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 14:30

Erdogan: Turkish Court Will Decide the Fate of Baghdadi's Sister

The sister of the slain Islamic State terrorist group Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is in a Turkish migration centre.

World | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 12:58

Powerful Tornado in Greece (VIDEO)

A tornado blew off the storages of an entire olive oil factory in the town of Kalamata in southern Greece, NOVA reported.

Society » Environment | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 12:49

Boris Johnson Asked Donald Trump to Abolish Duties on Scotch Whiskey

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called on US President Donald Trump to abolish duties on Scotch whiskey and other goods, in a telephone conversation, Reuters reported.

World | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 12:41

France Will Start Setting Quotas for Migrant Workers Next Year

France will start setting quotas for migrant workers next year, the labor minister said today.

World | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 12:23

A Turkish Court Ruling Could Turn Saint Sofia into a Mosque

Turkish government newspaper Yeni Safak writes that an upcoming decision by the country's government would allow museums that functioned as mosques during Ottoman times to become Muslim places of worship again, Kathimerini reported.

Society » Culture | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 12:22

Bulgaria and Romania's Quota for Turbot in the Black Sea Increased by 32%

Next year, Bulgaria and Romania will be allowed to fish for turbot, totaling 150 tonnes (75 tonnes per country), which is 32 percent more than the amount allowed so far.

Society | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 12:18

The British Queen Will Stop Wearing Genuine Leather Clothing

Human rights non-governmental organization Humane Society International United Kingdom expressed its satisfaction with the decision of the British Queen Elizabeth II to stop wearing genuine leather clothes, AFP reported.

Society | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 11:48

Record: This Year's October Is the Warmest Recorded in History

This year's October is the warmest in the world since the Copernicus European Climate Change Service began its observations in 1981, France's press office reported.

Society » Environment | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 11:27

The Truck which Was Transporting the Migrants to Greece Is from Pazardzhik

The refrigerated truck with illegal migrants in Greece is registered in Pazardzhik.

Society | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 11:24

Putin Wants a Russian Alternative to Wikipedia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for the creation of a Russian online encyclopedia today to become an alternative to Wikipedia, according to France Press, citing RIA Novosti.

World | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 11:19

Sofia Hosts a Major Conference on Childcare

Over 250 representatives from universities, institutions and non-governmental organizations from Europe, Australia, Central Asia and the United States will participate in an international conference on "DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION OF CHILDCARE: INVESTING IN CH

Society | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 11:14
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