Kyustendil Province

Pazardzhik is in a State of Emergency Because of the Disposal of Garbage

From today, in Pazardzhik has been declared a part-time disaster because of a problem with the transport of garbage. This was decided at yesterday's meeting of the Municipal Crisis Headquarters for Disaster Protection. The disorderly situation is announced and will last until January 5 but can be prolonged.

Most Powerful Steam Locomotive in Europe Starts From Sofia to Kyustendil

Minister of Tourism Stela Baltova has given the start to the debut tourist line of Europe's most powerful steam locomotive named Baba Metsa (Granny Bear), announced from BNR.

It starts the journey from Sofia to reach the western town of Kyustendil where the tourists on the train will be welcomed by tourist guides.

Bulgaria's Weather Service Warns of Ice on Roads in Several Regions

Warnings have been issued in several Bulgarian regions as black ice is expected in the country's west, the national weather service has said.

A Code Yellow alert is in force in the regions of Sofia-region, the City of Sofia, Pernik and Kyustendil, according to the National Insitute for Meteorology and Hydrology with the Bulgarian Academy of Science.