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U.S., Sweden and Italy Bid To Supply Bulgaria with Fighter Jets (Updated)

SOFIA (Reuters) - The United States, Sweden and Italy have filed bids to supply Bulgaria with eight fighter jets aimed at replacing its ageing Soviet-designed MiG-29s, in a tender estimated at 1.

Politics » Defense | October 1, 2018, Monday // 16:58

Interior Ministry takes Preventive Measures Due to Adverse Weather Forecast

Bulgaria’s Minister of Interior has ordered preventive actions in connection with the adverse weather forecast, the Ministry of Interior announced on 1st of October.

Politics » Domestic | October 1, 2018, Monday // 16:25

Survey: Bulgaria is well Positioned in Tourism

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Business » Tourism | October 1, 2018, Monday // 16:23

Charles Aznavour, French Singing Star, Dies at 94

French singer and songwriter Charles Aznavour has died at 94 after a career lasting more than 80 years, a spokesman has confirmed.

Society » Obituaries | October 1, 2018, Monday // 16:22

Scientists Behind Game-changing Cancer Immunotherapies Win Nobel Medicine Prize

STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters) - American James Allison and Japanese Tasuku Honjo won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine on Monday for game-changing discoveries about how to harness and manipulate the immune system to fight cancer.

Society » Health | October 1, 2018, Monday // 14:48

Leader in Cheap Clothing Trade Enters Bulgaria and Opens 60 Stores by 2021

The chain of retail stores in Central and Eastern Europe PEPCO will open its first stores on the Bulgarian market early next year and plans to have 60 sites in Bulgaria by the end of 2021.

Business | October 1, 2018, Monday // 14:40

New Academic Year in Sofia University Begins

The new academic year at the oldest university in Bulgaria, Sofia University, was officially opened on 1stof October.

Society » Education | October 1, 2018, Monday // 14:34

Google Reportedly Paying Apple $9 Billion to Remain Default Search Engine on iOS

As it’s been learned over the years, Google pays Apple to remain the default search engine in Safari on iOS.

Business | October 1, 2018, Monday // 14:31

The Weather in October: Temperatures Ranging from -1 to 28 Degrees

The highest temperatures in October will be between 23 and 28 degrees, and the lowest - between minus 1 and 4 degrees, Maryana Popova, a meteorologist at the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, told BTA.

Society » Environment | October 1, 2018, Monday // 13:04

West Welcomes Macedonia Vote Backing New Name

AFP - Macedonian voters backed a plan to rename the country aimed at ending a decades-long spat with Greece and unlocking a path to NATO and EU membership, with the West welcoming the result although the referendum was marred by low turnout.

Politics | October 1, 2018, Monday // 10:35

Bulgaria’s Operational Compatibility with NATO Allies Discussed at a Forum

The modernisation of the army and Bulgaria’s operational compatibility with NATO allies was the focus of an international conference organised by the Bulgarian Atlantic Community on 28th of September.

Politics » Defense | October 1, 2018, Monday // 10:32

€20 Million in EU Grants to Support Innovative Businesses in Bulgaria, Latvia and Romania

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union (EU) are stepping up their support with a new €20 million pilot programme helping innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and mid-cap companies in Bulgaria,Lat

Business | October 1, 2018, Monday // 10:21

Emergency Sirens will be Tested throughout Bulgaria

In several cities in the country today, at 13:00 will be tested the emergency sirens, informs the Ministry of Interior.

Politics » Domestic | October 1, 2018, Monday // 10:02

Indonesia Calls for International Help to Deal with Quake-tsunami Aftermath

AFP - Indonesian volunteers began burying bodies in a mass grave with space for more than a thousand people on Monday, victims of a quake and tsunami that devastated swathes of Sulawesi and left authorities struggling to deal with the sheer scale of the d

World | October 1, 2018, Monday // 09:58

Rival Rallies as Erdogan Opens Mega Mosque in Cologne

Cologne (Germany) (AFP) - Thousands of demonstrators hit the streets of Cologne Saturday as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan opened one of Europe's largest mosques at the end of his visit to Germany, with police out in force to manage rival rallies.

Society | September 30, 2018, Sunday // 13:14

Facebook Turmoil Continues with Hack Affecting 50 Million Users

Facebook’s recent string of management disasters continued with the social networking giant reporting a major hack on Friday that affected up to 50 million people.

World | September 30, 2018, Sunday // 13:09

Huge Heroin Bust in Bulgaria

Bulgarian customs officials have seized 712kg of heroin from inside two Iranian trucks entering Bulgaria from Turkey.

Crime | September 30, 2018, Sunday // 13:03

The Zorbas Storm Heads to Bulgaria

On Sunday, a yellow code for dangerous weather was announced in the southeastern part of Bulgaria, which is on the periphery of the storm "Zorbas".

Society » Environment | September 30, 2018, Sunday // 13:00

Syrian Opened Fire with a Gas Pistol in Sofia, Three Detained

Syrian citizen shot with a gas pistol at people in downtown Sofia.

Crime | September 30, 2018, Sunday // 12:58

Macedonia Votes on New Name to End Greek Row

AFP - Macedonians went to the polls Sunday to vote on whether to re-name their country North Macedonia in a bid to settle a long-running row with Greece and unlock its path to NATO and EU membership.

Politics | September 30, 2018, Sunday // 12:37
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