Professor Ognyan Gerdzhikov is the most likely chairman of the 39th National Assembly (NA), officials from the King`s movement (SNM) said. Professor Georgi Petkanov is expected to be his deputy.
Pope John Paul II will come to Bulgaria on May 24 next year, the nuncio to Bulgaria Monsignor Antonio Mennini announced. The Pope is expected to say a solemn mass in connection with the national holiday of `St.
Simeon II urgently delegated two of the MPs, Lyubka Kachakova and Nikolai Nikolov, to attend the prestigious forum in the Swiss resort of Crannes Montana in order to avoid absence of Bulgarian representatives. Simeon is related to the event since its ver
The Bulgarian ethnic model is most of all a political product and not only a result of the historical co-existence of the ethnic groups. That was what Lyutfi Mestan said yesterday after the end of the two-day round table `The Bulgarian Ethnic Model` in So
The Supreme Party Council of the Democratic Party passed a vote of confidence for Alexander Pramatarski. He will keep the post of DP leader after 45 out of a total of 47 people participating in the sitting supported him.
`I have only one option: to become Prime Minister`, Simeon II told the Spanish newspaper `El Mundo` in an interview. He says further that he would not run for the presidency because Bulgaria has a president who people value and who will win a second term.
This is what the letter from Russia`s president Vladimir Putin to Simeon II says: `Dear Mr Saxe-Coburg,
Checkups after publications against Agriculture Minister Ventsislav Varbanov, former Transport Minister Vilhelm Kraus and husband of Foreign Minister Nadejda Mihailova-Kamen, were prepared by the team of Nikola Filchev. Varbanov will be checked on the sal
The possibility for a coalition agreement was discussed Friday at a meeting between the leaders of the Simeon II National Movement and the ethnic Turks` dominated Movement for Rights and Freedoms. `Both sides agreed to first consider the principal aspects
President Peter Stoyanov assessed the handover of Yugoslavia`s ex-president Slobodan Milosevic to the International Tribunal in the Hague as an `important and very bold step,` the presidential Press Secretariat said. Earlier on Friday, the Bulgarian Forei
Yesterday magistrates from Nikola Filchev`s team have left on his bureau materials for prosecution checkup against PM Kostov, sources from the Law Courts revealed yesterday for Standart Daily. The cause is the statements of Vladimir Grashnov before `Stand
The hypothesis about disintegration in Macedonia is not to be ruled out, Defence Minister Boyko Noev said yesterday before the governmental sitting. According to him, if the international community allows this, there would be serious threats for the whole
21 of 18 people from the executive council of the Euroleft party resigned during the session of the National party council. The leader Alexander Tomov reconfirmed his retirement from the elections` night.
Bulgaria started talks on the Justice/Home Affairs chapter during the extraordinary round of negotiations at the level of chief negotiators. In reality, the talks on this chapter should have started at the beginning of June but the presidency could not pr
We don`t witness any correctness to the executive power on the part of the new rule, declared premier Ivan Kostov after the meeting with President Stoyanov yesterday. The conversation, held on the request of Kostov, touched upon the crisis in Macedonia.
On Tuesday evening Sofia mayor Stephan Sofianski reportedly refused the proposal of the King to head the NMS II government, Standart daily says. The mayor, his wife Alice, Simeon II and Queen Margarita had a family dinner at the Vrana residence.
BULGARIA opened the justice and interior chapter at yesterday`s extraordinary round of the negotiations on EU accession at the level of chief negotiators. I am happy that this chapter was opened during Sweden`s presidency, Bulgarian chief negotiator Vladi
DEFENCE matters must be discussed in calm and professional atmosphere, said defence minister Boyko Noev, referring to the statement made yesterday by Solomon Passy, the head of the foreign affairs team of the national Movement for Simeon II regarding the
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