The First European Junior Olympiad in Informatics, held in Sofia on September 7 – 13 ended up with the handing of 8 gold, 14 silver and 22 bronze medals to students from the 22 countries, members of the Council of Europe. The Bulgarian participants took a total of 8 medals: 1 gold, 5 silver and 2 bronze ones. Russia will host the next edition of the forum, as it scored the best team performance in its initial release.
The European Commission has approved the Bulgarian programme against double standards in food amounting to EUR 1.3 million, MEP Emil Radev announced at an extraordinary briefing. The programme envisages assistance to consumer organizations during tests..
A ten-year-old Bulgarian child was shot in an accident in the Italian city of Seminara, Calabria, the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced. According to data of the Bulgarian Embassy in Rome, the child is in stable condition. It was injured..
No Bulgarian citizens have been reported injured during the Sunday’s shooting in the Greektown in Toronto (Canada), the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced. One person died and over ten people were wounded in the mass shooting. The..