Provinces of Bulgaria

550 Years since the Return of Relics of St. Ivan of Rila to Rila Monastery in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's Rila Monastery on July 1 marks 550 years since the return of the relics of St. Ivan of Rila from the old capital of Veliko Turnovo to the Holy Monastery. The commemorative event took place in 1469. A lot of believers and pilgrims arrive from the country and abroad, some of whom came to the monastery days ago, writes BNT. 

Repair of Bulgaria Blvd. in Sofia Limits the Traffic for 20 Days

On 30 June, the repair of the roadways on Bulgaria Blvd begins and will be carried out in stages.
In the first stage from 30.06.2019 to 04.07.2019. it is forbidden to enter road vehicles on the southern roadway on Bulgaria Blvd. in the section from Vitosha Blvd. to Pencho Slaveykov Blvd., announced Sofia Municipality.

Prime Minister Borissov Inspected the Construction of a New Road on the Sofia-Elin Pelin Section

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov inspected the construction of a new railway along the Sofia-Elin Pelin section. The inspection was carried out jointly with the Minister of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications Rosen Zhelyazkov, the Minister of Finance Vladislav Goranov and Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev.

Until June 13, Bulgarians Can Apply For Replacement of Old Stoves with New Heating Systems

By Thursday (June 13th) all Bulgarians using solid fuel for heating can apply for replacement of old stoves with environmentally friendly heating systems. The next Thursday is the deadline for application under the Green Sofia program, which aims to improve green areas in inter-block spaces and local gardens.

Train Hit the Rocks Near Plovdiv - the Second-Largest city in Bulgaria

Late last night, the train from Varna to Sofia hit in fallen rocks and dragged trees in the area before the village of Stryama. The locomotive was damaged in the accident, but luckily there are no injuries, writes NOVA.

The accident occurred around  4:30 this morning.

120 children, located in the Boris Hristov Culture House were provided with help.

Sofia Municipal Council Will Support 4 Temples in Sofia

At the meeting of the Sofia Municipal Council a report will be adopted on the Operational Work Program of the Council for the year 2018, as well as the new program for the work of the municipal councilors in 2019.

On the agenda of the municipal councilors is also a proposal by the mayor Yordanka Fandakova for funding to complete the construction or maintenance of churches.

Bear Cub Visited a Private Yard of a House in Kladnitsa, Western Bulgaria (Video)

A four-month-old bear cub, probably separated from its mother, was found around 20.00 last night in a private yard of a house in the village of Kladnitsa, in the region of the "Vitosha-Studena" State Hunting Enterprise.

The bear cub who found shelter in the courtyard of the house climbs on the fence, then ends up on the nearby pine at an altitude of about 15 meters.

Vandalism in the Bulgarian Cave Magura Next to Prehistoric Drawings

Vandals have written on the walls of the Magura cave in Northwestern Bulgaria, where there are prehistoric drawings of 7000 years. The news was published on Facebook by Andrey Shurelov. His picture shows that the prehistoric drawings have the inscription "Radi, Pavcho, Antov 2019".