An earthquake measuring 2.8 points on the Richter Scale, epicentred some 270 km to the east of Sofia within Bulgarian territory, was registered at 9:19 a.
It is already clear the first official visit of the prime minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg will be to Brussels, sources for government disclosed. Foreign minister Solomon Passy will be also included in the delgation.
Former ruling party United Democratic Forces reacted strongly on the visit of the Romanian PM Adrian Nastase to Bulgaria on Tueasday. The reason was the declaration of the guest after his meeting with Simeon Saxe-Coburg in Tsarska Bistritsa.
Bulgaria and north-neighboring Romania surprisingly announced today they will join their efforts to enter European Union. It happened at the meeting of both Prime ministers Simeon Saxe-Coburg and Adrian Nastase in Borovets, nearby Sofia.
French Ambassador to Bulgaria Dominique Chassard was forbidden to leave France after he was called back to Paris recently and investigation was launched on illegal issuing visas, private bTV reported. French Foreign Ministry is investigating information t
Thousands of dollars were drained from the budget of the parliament during the last 4 years because of considerably raised prices of the plane tickets, said yesterday parliamentary chairman Prof. Ognyan Gerdzhikov.
A visiting delegation of Japanese MPs met Monday with Environment Minister Dolores Arsenova and the committee on environment and waters. Representatives of the committee informed the Japanese guests Koichi Yamamoto, Takuji Yangimoto, and Toshiro Kojima on
Wildfires destroyed 13 200 ha of forests in the past couple of days, Minister of Agriculture Mehmed Dikme said Monday after meeting with representatives of regional organizations and unions of wood processors, merchants and environmentalists. The circumst
Following a request by Interpol`s international office, Interior Ministry officers extradited Turkish national Iskender Albayrak on Friday with a flight of the Turkish Airlines, the Interior Ministry press office said.Albayrak, 37, was arrested at the Ka
A state of emergency was declared in the municipality of Ivailovgrad, Southern Bulgaria, as heavy forest fires continues for the third day running. Since late Sunday a Greek fire helicopter with a capacity of 15 t of water has been helping put down the
The Classified Files Commission wants to appropriate too much power, not given to it by law, new Interior Minister Georgy Petkanov said, quoted by Standart. He said that he won`t allow the commission to see the official archive of the IM and the archive o
Former Bulgarian president Zhelyu Zhelev had a meeting with Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg where he shared with the prime minister the idea he had already discussed with Foreign Minister Solomon Passy to visit Skopje as a representative of the Balkan
The Paissii Hilendarski University of Plovdiv is launching a Master of European Studies course. The initiative will be implemented in operation with the Rhineland-Westphalia Technical University(RWTU) of Aachen, Germany, the University said.
A judge from the Sofia Court of Appeal was appointed yesterday by the Premier a chief secretary of the Council of Ministers. Sevdalin Mavrov is to be in charge of all the tasks of the Cabinet’s administration.
ROMANIAN PRIME MINISTER Adrian Nastase will pay a visit to Bulgaria on Tuesday, August 14, at the invitation of Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg. The agenda includes discussions on the two countries` future accession to the EU and NATO, the situation in
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