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'No Alternative' to Boyko Borisov as Bulgaria PM - RB's Kuneva

There is no other alternative if GERB points out Boyko Borisov as Prime Minister during the forthcoming government talks, a Reformist Bloc leader has reiterated.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 8, 2014, Wednesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1394

BSP Adamant to Stay Out of Gov't, Cadres Urge Changes in Party

Socialists confirmed they will not join a new Bulgarian government in any form, though they will take part in talks proposed by GERB if officially invited.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 8, 2014, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 946

Reformist Bloc to Reject GERB Minority Government

No lawmaker from the Reformist Bloc (RB) will back conservative GERB's proposal to form a minority government, a core member of one of its parties has said.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 8, 2014, Wednesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1235

New Elections Are Not Solution – President Rosen Plevneliev

Bulgarians cast their votes and now it is up to the politicians to read people's message from Sunday's elections, President Rosen Plevneliev said Tuesday.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 7, 2014, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1337

Bulgaria's GERB to Start Talks on New Gov't Monday

Conservative GERB party, which won the early elections on October 5, will hold a first round of negotiations on a next cabinet on Monday, October 13, party officials say.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 7, 2014, Tuesday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1609

Borisov Ready To Offer Ministerial Posts In Exchange For Support

GERB leader Boyko Borisov is ready to give ministerial posts to other parties in exchange for support and shared responsibility for policies, according to an interview for the Pressa daily.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 7, 2014, Tuesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 1929

DPS Leading in Bulgarian Expat Vote as 100% of Ballots Are Processed

All votes have been processed as of 6.30 PM on Monday, the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) announced a day after Bulgaria's early elections were held.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 17:31 | Viewed: 2594

Ataka Remains In Opposition – Leader

Volen Siderov, leader of the left-wing nationalists Ataka, told journalists that his party will remain in opposition and will not participate in government consultations.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 17:28 | Viewed: 1573

GERB Eyeing New Minority Cabinet after Winning Bulgaria Elections

Center-right GERB party declared it would try to set up a minority government following its victory in the general elections held Sunday.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 16:57 | Viewed: 2295

ABV Movement Willing To Engage in Constructive Partnership with Other Parties

Georgi Parvanov, former two-term President of Bulgaria and leader of the ABV Movement (Alternative for Bulgarian Revival), has expressed willingness to engage in constructive partnership with the political powers represented in Parliament, the priority go

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1124

PACE: Bulgarian Vote Reveals Further Polarisation, Electoral Fatigue

Sunday’s early parliamentary elections reflected disillusionment and further polarisation in Bulgarian society, international observers have said.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1662

Bulgaria without Censorship Leader: GERB Party Should Form Govt

Nikolay Barekov, leader of populist party Bulgaria without Censorship, has suggested that the first party to receive the mandate to form a government had to be successful in the attempt.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1674

GERB to Seek Support from Reformist Bloc, Patriotic Front

Bulgaria’s GERB party will seek backing from the Reformist Bloc and possibly the nationalist Patriotic Front to form a governing coalition, a leading GERB member said on Monday.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1838

Bulgaria’s Caretaker PM Urges Parties to Form Govt in 2-3 Weeks

Bulgarian caretaker Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki has called on the political parties to approach the task of forming a government responsibly, stressing that the country faces tough problems requiring long-term solutions.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1128

Bulgarian Voter Casts Invalid Ballot With Unambiguous Attachment

A voter in Bulgaria's south western town of Sandanski cast an invalid ballot with a condom attached to it, reports the Sandanski21.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1617

71 Pretrial Proceedings Launched Into Voter Rights Violations

A total of 71 pretrial proceedings into violations of voter rights at the early parliamentary elections have been launched, BGNES news agency reports.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 725

GERB Party Vows Uncompromising Stance on Security, EU Membership in Govt Program

Center-right party GERB (Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria), which won most votes in the early parliamentary elections on October 5, yet fell short of an overall majority, made clear that it would seek support for a strong government program w

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 10:24 | Viewed: 1125

BSP Leads in None of Bulgaria’s Regions With 94% of Vote Counted

With 94% of the votes counted, the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) leads in none of Bulgaria’s regions, the Central Electoral Commision (CEC) said on Monday.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 09:54 | Viewed: 1632

Central Electoral Commission: GERB Gets 32.61% as 87% of Votes Counted

A total of 87.329% of the votes have been processed as of 7.45 am Monday.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 08:33 | Viewed: 1704

131,590 Bulgarians Living Abroad Cast Their Votes in Parliamentary Elections

The total number of Bulgarian citizens who have cast their votes in the polling stations in 58 countries is 131,590.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 08:03 | Viewed: 1063

GERB Leads, BSP Second with 65% of the Votes Counted

The preliminary data of the Central Electoral Commission from 65.328% of the votes as of 5.15 a.m. Monday confirms that 8 parties will enter parliament after October 5 elections.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 6, 2014, Monday // 07:43 | Viewed: 914
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