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Sofia airport in Bulgaria was evacuated on Wednesday afternoon due to a security alert over a bomb threat. The evacuations were ordered by the interior ministry following a "malicious" phone call at 1.20pm local time Wednesday, according to Bulgarian news agency Bgnes. police units immediately ...
The organization of the movement in Sofia is changing in connection with an official visit of Commissioners and other officials of the European Commission in connection with the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of Europe. Sofia Municipality urged people to use public transport. The Sofia municipality ...

The Albanian opposition will organize a mass protest against poverty, the economic crisis and problems in the judiciary on January 27th. Leader of the opposition Democratic party Ljuszim Basha urged all Albanians to join the protest. According to him, "Albania currently acts as a drug nation". "Today, we ...
Astronomers are observing star-forming regions in our galaxy with NASA's flying telescope, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared astronomy, Sofia, to understand the processes and environments required to create the largest known stars, which tip the scales at ten times the mass of our own Sun or ...
So far, Sofia residents thought Europe was about free movement. it isn't. At least not today. What Sofia needs to endure today and for the next three days is pretty much the exact opposite of free movement. EU Commissioners and many other guests will be landing at Sofia Airport all day long, the same ...

Part of the catastrophic air quality in Sofia and other cities measured over the weekend and on Monday, until the wind blew some of it away, is being produced by those vehicles. A total of 1.2 million cars, trucks and buses in Bulgaria run on Diesel, which is bad news. While Sofia has started replacing some ...
Because of what she called "elevated levels of fine particulate matter in Sofia in recent days", the Bulgarian capital's Mayor, Yordanka Fandakova, has asked residents not to use solid fuel for their heating on days with his pollution levels. She also called on residents to use public transport instead of their ...
Last year, the Goethe Institut in Sofia started its "Digital Concert Hall" series. It will be continued and even extended in 2018, since it has been so successful so far. The first digital concert of the new year will take place this coming Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 7:30pm. This unconventional series brings ...
The air quality in many parts of Sofia was catastrophic on Monday night. The concentration of particulate matter (PM), the inhalation of which can lead to severe respiratory illnesses and heart disease, was extremely high. At around 6pm, the concentration of PM10 in Sofia's Ovcha Kupel quarter was 993 ...
Bulgarian businessman killed in broad daylight in Sofia. Killing of Peter Hristov comes amid scrutiny from Brussels, which has criticised Bulgaria for doing too little to fight corruption. A police officer stands near where Petar Hristov was shot in Sofia. Photograph: Stoyan Nenov/Reuters. Bulgaria ...
A southeastern European city, which is the oldest capital in Europe, was preparing itself for guests during the weekend. That city carried a beautiful, melodic name, Sofia, which is also a nice first name for girls and women. Just a few days before the first commissioners and delegates were expected to land ...
The number of births in Bulgaria is still decreasing rapidly. According to the so-called Birth Information System, which is part of the Ministry of Health in Sofia, only 57,175 babies were born in 2017, dir.bg reported. It is the lowest number since 1945, when World War II ended. It shows that Bulgaria's ...
The air quality in Sofia, the Bulgarian capital, was bad on Saturday, in spite of the fact that there was not that much traffic. In the afternoon, the concentration of particulate matter (PM) in the air was unhealthy in most areas. Unhealthy values are a matter of opinion, but only in part. While Austria already ...
The first for this year accident left cold again thousands of Sofia citizens, a reporter told BGNES. Toplofikatsiya Sofia reported stopping heating in the city center in the area of the following streets: "G. S. Rakovski "," I. Vazov "str.," A. Batenberg "," Dondukov "Blvd.," Budapest" Street and" Iskar "Str.
Her afternoon of simple chores follows reports that older lover Scott - who has three children with his former girlfriend Kourtney Kardashian, 38 - flew into a jealous rage over Sofia's friendship with Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton, 32. American news outlet E! reports that Scott quickly lost his temper when he ...
Thousands of Bulgarians took to the streets on Thursday night, in order to protest against plans to expand the skiing resort of Bansko. In Sofia, the Bulgarian capital, the protesters blocked one main intersection. One of the non-governmental organisations behind the protests, "For the Nature", said a plan ...

Traffic police in Sofia will no longer register cars that pollute the air. Within a month, inspections will be launched in the streets of Sofia to check for excessive amounts of harmful emissions. Environment Minister Neno Dimov pledged to get funding so that the measures could be applied across the country.
Contrary to government announcements, according to which Sofia residents would only have to endure additional traffic flow problems while VIP guests would be driven from Sofia Airport to their hotels or conference venues, there were temporary obstacles on Thursday night. Five days into Bulgaria's ...
No one is going to pretend that Bulgaria's capital is an earthly paradise. Superficially, it's a gritty city of socialist-era tower blocks, scrawny stray dogs, potholed sidewalks and occasionally dangerous underpasses. Look a little closer though, and Sofia has profound charm and lashings of Balkan soul. We will ...
In communist Bulgaria, musicians were told what to play and what not to play. Those who did not give a damn what kind of music the regime wanted people to hear, were threatened. But someone with decision power, possibly at the Ministry of culture, must have given The Sofia Orchestra permission to ...
Sofia. More than 100,000 flower bulbs, more than 5,000 evergreen shrubs and 30 Japanese cherry trees are part of the four flower carpets dedicated to the Presidency of the Council of the EU. They have been planted in key locations in the capital and are expected to bloom in early spring, Sofia ...
On the New Year's Eve in Sofia, there will be 10 strategic teams of two police officers trained by the specialized counter-terrorism team, reported bTV. Subsequently, these teams will also participate in the security measures during the Euro-Presidency in Sofia. The New Year's Day security organization ...
Sofia branch organizations were united around the request to increase the minimum tariffs to BGN 1 - day, and 1.14 - night. This request was made to the Metropolitan Transport Commission and the dialogue continued, with the municipality proposing independent experts to make calculations and fix the ...
Larger publications from Germany, England and other EU countries started sending reporters to Sofia. "Go down there and see what you find." What they do find is not entirely new, but the verdict is pretty much unambiguous. Bulgaria was "corrupt, but carefree to the EU", the German weekly Zeit writes.
Hollywood Life says: "Scott is desperate for the Kardashian family to accept his girlfriend Sofia. "Scott is hopeful that if Sofia is allowed into the family, his life will get easier and it will create more opportunity for them as a couple." Since the pair officially started dating in September, they've enjoyed a ...
The no-confidence motion scheduled for mid-January will be little more than a domestic political melodrama, of scant concern to anyone outside the customarily fractious air of the National Assembly in Sofia. For Bulgaria, the road ahead for six months could be the high one, of brokering deals on some of ...
After getting into the holiday spirit together, Scott Disick and Sofia Richie seem happier than ever. From their first flirtation abroad to their PDA on social media, here is a complete timeline of their relationship -- a literal May-December romance.
In Sofia, thousands of inhabitants were without heating all night, at sub-zero temperatures, after a central water pipe burst. The issue affected several quarters of the Bulgarian capital, including Krasno Selo, Gotse Delchev, Strelbishte, Borovo (in part), Losenets (in part), Motopista and the city centre (in part).
Sofia Vergara doesn't need any help in the "sexy" department -- just ask her, she's sexy and she knows it. And if you need more proof, look up any photo of her on the red carpet. So when husband Joe Manganiello went shopping for some seductive sleepwear to give his wife, it comes as no surprise that ...
Scott is no longer a key player in Keeping Up With The Kardashians, where his ex Kourtney and three kids still play a major role, so he's apparently on his own path of creating a show that focuses on his relationship with 19-year-old Sofia. "He's been desperate to get something in the pipeline again, and he ...
A senior official in Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency was shot in Sofia on December 18 and was in critical state, reports in Bulgarian media said. Ivailo Stamenov Tsvetkov, 43, the head of the fiscal control unit in the agency, whose tasks include fighting fuel contraband, was shot twice from close range ...
A 43-year-old man was shot in his car in Sofia this morning, bTV reported, quoted by the press center of the Interior Ministry. The report of the crime was filed at about 8:40. The man is injured in the right shoulder, affecting large blood vessels. The attack was done literally meters from the center of the city.
Germans feel safe in five holiday regions only, and Bulgaria is not among them. This is part of the result of a new poll conducted by the institute GfK in Germany. Vacationers from Germany feel safe in their own country, in Austria, Switzerland, Italy and generally in Scandinavia. Less than half of those polled ...
Their payment online will be via the services portal of Sofia Municipality. At the moment it is possible to electronically request about 50 services, but most of them require an electronic signature. It is expected that electronic payment will initially be possible for 34 services related to civil registration, greening ...
"Sofia's stunning scenery and slopes will cater for those looking for a city break as well as avid Skiers, and easyJet have again shown foresight in working with us to provide this for passengers." Ali Gayward, UK Country manager for easyJet said: "We are delighted to be launching this new route which we ...
Residents of Sofia are complaining about problems with taxis. The problem seems to be from a few days. People fail to find car by both operator or using the TaxiMe taxi search mobile application. It comes to the absurd situation in the app where one makes bids and people compete with one another, with ...
40% of Bulgaria's Gross Domestic Product is formed by the capital, said Doncho Barbalov, the Deputy Mayor of Sofia in the finance and Economic Activity Division. "Sofia has a significant share in the GDP of the country, 40% of it is formed in Sofia, the city generates 2-2.5 times higher GDP per capita.
Sofia, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) -- The Belt and Road Initiative inspired Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP), a leading Chinese publishing house, to participate in Sofia International Book Fair. Zou Xiaobai, FLTRP's deputy director Multi-language Publishing and deputy general manager ...
Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova banned the parking of buses in front of the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. The initiative was made by the municipal councilor and co-chair of "Political Group 5" Eng. Simeon Slavchev. At the end of July, after dozens of signals from Sofia, Eng. Slavchev decided to remove ...
Sofia wore this tiara, given to her by her in-laws King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, during her marriage to Prince Carl Philip of Sweden in 2015. ... In the interest of being thrifty, perhaps (after all, how many brand new tiaras does one really need?), Sofia stepped out in her wedding tiara while at the ...
Joe Manganiello hid An Adorable Surprise In His Jacket For Sofia Vergara. "When your husband is carrying a little surprise for u," the actress wrote on Instagram. By Carolina Moreno. JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX via Getty Images. D'awwwww.
It looks like there's trouble in paradise for Sofia Richie, 19, and older reality wreck Scott Disick. The pair were seen canoodling all over Art Basel Miami Beach last week -- but multiple sources saw them in a heated argument at a Surf Lodge pop-up at the W Hotel on Saturday night. "They were arguing and ...
Over the past night in Sofia have worked 142 trucks that have snow cleaning equipment, announced Sofia Municipality.] The teams have treated all the streets on which public transport passes, the southern arc, major streets in the neighborhoods, dangerous and steep places, bridges, and partly intracatory ...
Sofia (Bulgaria), December 5 (SeeNews) - Sofia South Ring Mall company, owner of Sofia Ring Mall, said on Tuesday its debt on a syndicated loan with an initial value of 88 million levs ($53.3 million/45 million Euro) has been consolidatd into debt owned solely by Bulgaria's Postbank. "Sofia South Ring ...
Sofia Sees Hope, a Ledyard-based patient advocacy organization for those affected by blindness caused by Leber congenital amaurosis and other rare inherited retinal diseases, recently expanded its board of directors. Sofia Sees Hope, a Ledyard-based patient advocacy organization for those affected by ...
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An unknown Graffiti sprayer has damaged the Alexander Nevski Cathedral several days ago. The words "Legal weed and child porn!" were sprayed on its facade. Sofia citizens alarmed local media, including Bulgarian National Television (BNT). As a result, the authorities are now taking action.
Scott and Sofia do have a pretty big age difference -- that could make for problems -- though that's nothing new as Lord Disick has been linked to younger celebrities (think Bella Thorne and a somewhat long list of models) in his past. But Scott does consistently mention how much he still has feelings for ...
122 snowmobiles are already ready to start cleaning the Sofia streets. Early in the morning, they have been treated with anti-icing mixtures, according to the Sofia Municipality. Because of the rain over the weekend, the observation of the rivers and critical points in the capital continues. The rivers are ...


 

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