Opting for Dry January, Benefits and Negative Effect

Giving up alcohol for January can have both a positive and negative effect on your body, an expert has shared.

While there are obvious benefits associated with avoiding alcohol, such as a reduced risk of developing cancer and liver disease later in life, Dry January can also have a surprising detrimental impact on your body.

Minor Tremor Rocks Sofia

An earth tremor of low intensity rocked Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Friday afternoon but no injuries or damage were reported.

According to data from the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, the tremor measuring 2.7 on the Richter scale occurred at a depth of 12 kilometres at 5.20pm local time (1520 GMT).