South Korea expects North to hold new nuclear test by end of MarchWorld March 24, 7:20
Russian-US experiment to simulate outer space mission named SIRIUSScience & Space March 24, 6:20
ZA Sport becomes Russia’s official Olympic kit brandSport March 24, 4:28
Police searching for another suspect in Russia’s ex-MP murder in KievWorld March 24, 2:45
Fourth victim of London attack dies in hospital — policeWorld March 24, 2:42
Ammo depot fire in Ukraine no threat to EU gas transit — companyWorld March 24, 2:40
Putin pleased with acting at Moscow's Maly drama theaterSociety & Culture March 23, 23:35
Former Russian MP killed in Kiev, killer dies in hospitalWorld March 23, 23:32
Russian philanthropists get highest French award for thier art donationSociety & Culture March 23, 23:26
SOFIA, July 12, /ITAR-TASS/. An express train heading from the Bulgarian capital Sofia to the Black Sea port city of Burgas ran off the tracks near Stara Zagora Saturday, the press center of the Interior Ministry said.
Preliminary data indicates four coaches of the train left the track. The incident left one person killed and another ten persons, severely wounded.
All the passengers were evacuated from the site of the crash by the time of reporting.
Prime Minister Plamen Oresharsky ordered Interior Minister Tsvetlin Jovchev to take command of the rescue operation. Teams of emergency medics, policemen and rescue workers were being drawn to the site of the accident, the details of which were being cleared out.