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News: Bulgaria

We have started to collect the most important news related to Bulgaria in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Bulgaria: news

Bulgaria releases 'bomber' video

Thursday, July 19th 2012, 20:46
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Burgas

Bulgaria releases CCTV footage of a man suspected of carrying out a deadly suicide bombing against a bus carrying Israeli tourists at Burgas airport.
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'Suicide bomber' killed Israelis

Thursday, July 19th 2012, 11:40
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

The bombing of an Israeli tourist bus in eastern Bulgaria was probably carried out by a male suicide bomber with fake US documents, officials say.
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VIDEO: CCTV released of suspected bomber

Thursday, July 19th 2012, 11:16
related countries: Israel Israel

The Bulgarian government has released CCTV images of a man suspected of targeting Israeli tourists in a bus bomb attack.
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Bulgaria bus blast kills Israelis

Wednesday, July 18th 2012, 20:32
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Burgas

At least seven people are killed and more than 20 injured as a bomb explosion rips through a bus which picked up Israeli tourists at a Bulgarian airport.
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VIDEO: 'Vampire' skeleton displayed in Bulgaria

Thursday, June 14th 2012, 17:18

A museum in Bulgaria puts on display the 700-year-old skeleton of a person who archaeologists think was stabbed through the heart with an iron rod to prevent them from turning into a vampire after death.
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Bulgaria finds 'vampire' remains

Tuesday, June 5th 2012, 18:53

Bulgarian archaeologists unearth two skeletons from the Middle Ages pierced through the chest with iron rods to supposedly keep them from turning into vampires.
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Spanish queen cancels UK visit

Thursday, May 17th 2012, 10:05
related countries: Gibraltar Gibraltar, Spain Spain, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Spain's Queen Sofia cancels a visit to the UK for the Diamond Jubilee following disputes with London over the territory of Gibraltar.
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Bulgarians abandon nuclear plan

Wednesday, March 28th 2012, 15:01

Bulgaria abandons plans to build a new nuclear power plant on the banks of the river Danube, amid opposition from environmentalists.
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Bulgaria bans shale gas drilling

Thursday, January 19th 2012, 11:13
related countries: France France

Bulgaria becomes the second European country after France to ban test drilling for shale gas using the controversial "fracking" method.
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VIDEO: Zoo lion takes a swipe at visitor

Tuesday, January 10th 2012, 13:29
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

A trip to Wellington Zoo in New Zealand ended up with three-year-old Sofia Walker getting a little too close for comfort with a lion.
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VIDEO: Bulgarian villagers' gold mine fears

Friday, November 25th 2011, 15:35

Villagers in Dazhdovnik are torn between environmental concerns and potential economic gains as the government backs gold mining plans.
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Bulgaria fined over fan behaviour

Friday, November 18th 2011, 19:25
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Bulgarian Football Union have been fined £34,230 by Uefa for 'discriminatory behaviour' during the Euro 2012 qualifier against England on 2 September.
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Christo US river artwork approved

Wednesday, November 9th 2011, 11:27
related countries: United States United States

Bulgarian-born artist Christo, famed for wrapping international landmarks in fabric, gets approval for a new artwork that will see silvery fabric suspended over the Arkansas River.
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VIDEO: Bulgaria's snail farming 'goldrush'

Monday, October 31st 2011, 6:43

Snail farming has become big business in Bulgaria.
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Stallone stuntman dies on set

Friday, October 28th 2011, 17:05

A stuntman dies on the set of Sylvester Stallone sequel The Expendables 2 in Bulgaria.
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