“I am Bulgarian” – 40 stories about inspirational women

One of the most successful books for children on the world book market right now is called "Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls." The idea of ​​the authors was to tell about young women of the past and present who could inspire readers to fight..

published on 11/21/19 3:49 PM

The first tram in Sofia – the wonder that signaled the start of Bulgaria’s 20th century

Electric lights in the streets and in homes illuminated the start of the 20 th century of the then young capital of Bulgaria – Sofia. But the new century also saw another groundbreaking event – the first tram. To use the word..

updated on 11/21/19 10:31 AM

Today is Christian family day

On this day Maria’s parents took her to the temple in Jerusalem to serve God. The event described in the holy s scripture is known as the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary and is celebrated by Christians all over the world...

published on 11/21/19 9:10 AM

Don’t Waste, Taste Festival has started in Sofia

Did you know that one third of the world's food is never eaten and goes to waste? Saving nutritious food from disposal would contribute to its redistribution so it can reach those in need. This would help eliminate hunger and malnutrition...

published on 11/19/19 2:01 PM
Колинда Грабар-Китарович и Зоран Миланович / Foto: Goran Stanzl/PIXSELL

Balkan Developments

Presidential elections in Croatia to be held on December 22 The Presidential elections in Croatia will be held on December 22, this country’s Premier Andrej Plenkovic announced. The current head of state of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and..

published on 11/18/19 3:48 PM

Elisaveta Belobradova about the magnetism of Bessarabia and the Bulgarians living there

Bessarabia, a region named after the Wallachian voevod dynasty Basarab, was part of the Bulgarian state up until the end of the 10 th century. After that the territory was conquered by Kipchaks, Pechenegs and Mongols, as well as by Basarabs..

published on 11/18/19 1:44 PM

Indiscriminate use of antibiotics is growing into a global threat

Dozens of people fall ill and die every day in Bulgaria due to infections which are no longer responsive to antibiotic treatment. The diminishing effectivity of this kind of medicine is due to its abuse. If the indiscriminate usage of..

published on 11/18/19 12:55 PM

"Life is not a car part" – motto of World Day of Remembrance 2019

“Leaving our home, office, school, each of us becomes a participant in road traffic, as a pedestrian, passenger or a driver. But not every day everyone comes home alive and well. Let us be responsible pedestrians, drivers and passengers! Let us..

published on 11/17/19 8:00 AM

Beekeeper Nellie Slacheva: A jar of honey gives you more health than any medicine

The ‘”Acacia” Municipal Beekeeping Association – Plovdiv organizes the last beekeeping exhibition for 2019 , taking place in the period November 8 - 17. Among the exhibitors are Nellie Salcheva and her daughter Gergana, whose stand attracts..

published on 11/14/19 3:35 PM

Tug of war: Bulgaria 2030 national development programme

Within the frameworks of the National Council for Tripartite Cooperation ( NCTC ) representatives of the government, employers and trade unions discussed the Ministry of Finance draft of a national development programme up to the year 2030...

published on 11/13/19 12:21 PM