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Bulgaria Govt Launching Validity Check for Drivers' Licenses

The Bulgarian government has said it is starting checks of driving licenses that could be "subject to manipulation".

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2016, Friday // 14:10 | Viewed: 7762

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Insists Voting System Referendum 'Is Mandatory'

Bulgarian Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has spoken out against a move of the country's election authorities to declare "non-binding" a referendum on the election system of the country.

Politics » Domestic | December 9, 2016, Friday // 15:34 | Viewed: 680

Bulgaria's Reformist Bloc May Refrain from Seeking New Govt

Right-wing Reformist Bloc coalition has said it will hand back the mandate to the Bulgarian President next week, without trying to form a new government.

Politics » Domestic | December 9, 2016, Friday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1098

Reformist Bloc Effort to Form Bulgarian Govt Prompts Mixed Reaction

The nationalist Patriotic Front (PF) coalition has pledged to back a cabinet with the mandate of the Reformist Bloc (RB), the junior partner in the outgoing Bulgarian government.

Politics » Domestic | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1220

Another Sofia Deputy Mayor Steps Down

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova says she has accepted the resignation of her deputy Mariya Boyadzhiyska, who was in charge of environmental issues.

Politics » Domestic | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1334

Bulgarian MP Proposes Cut in Party Subsidies

Lawmakers are set to debate and vote a proposal by independent MP Velizar Enchev to change the amount of state subsidies allocated to Bulgarian parties per vote counted.

Politics » Domestic | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 10:43 | Viewed: 1137

Bulgarian President's Chief of Staff 'Tipped as Caretaker PM'

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev's Chief of Staff is the most likely option to take over as interim Prime Minister if a caretaker cabinet is to be formed later in December, local media report.

Politics » Domestic | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 07:31 | Viewed: 1402

Bulgaria Spent BGN 0.25 B on Border Security in 3 Years

Bulgaria has spent nearly a quarter of a billion BGN on border security measures since 2014, official figures show.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 15:04 | Viewed: 1453

Bulgaria's President-Elect 'Refuses Role' in Creating Interim Govt

Bulgarian President-elect Rumen Radev will not have any role in forming an interim government together with incumbent Rosen Plevneliev, the socialists' leader has said.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1254

Bulgarian President to Hand Mandate to Reformist Bloc Next Week

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will give the Reformist Bloc (RB) coalition a chance to form a cabinet next Monday, December 11, his press office has said.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1606

Bulgaria's Socialists Return Govt Mandate to President

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has handed back the mandate to form a new government and lead the country out of the current Parliamentary crisis.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1574

Bulgaria's Reformists Ready to Draft Cabinet Only If Handed Mandate

Right-wing Reformist Bloc (RB) coalition will only make offers on a next cabinet in case the President gives them a mandate to form it, RB officials have said.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 1372

Bulgaria's IntMin Makes U-Turn on Terror Threat

There is "no evidence" of a terror attack being plotted in Bulgaria, outgoing Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova has said.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 1540

Bulgarian Prosecution Denies Reports of Terror Attack Plot

There is no information whatsoever of a terrorist attack being planned in Bulgaria, prosecuting authorities have said.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2016, Monday // 16:59 | Viewed: 2084

Bulgaria 'Aware of Terror Attack Plot' - IntMin

Outgoing Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova has said the government received information about "three or four foreign nationals in the country" preparing a terrorist attack.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2016, Monday // 15:00 | Viewed: 2232

Bulgaria Chief Prosecutor to Meet TV Show Host over Referendum

Bulgarian Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov will meet popular talk show host Slavi Trifonov on Monday to discuss the latter's claims of violations in the referendum held as months.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2016, Monday // 11:07 | Viewed: 1616

Bulgaria's GDP Will Grow in 2017 Despite Political Crisis - Industry Group

The Bulgarian economy will expand in 2017 and post an increase in sales despite the tense political environment, the head of an employers' association has said.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2016, Monday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1266

BSP To Return Mandate

On Wednesday, BSP will return the mandate and will not participate with its own cadres in a new government within the framework of the current Parliament, announced on BNR the left-wing deputy Georgi Svilenski.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1853

CSKA Owner Confirms Meeting Between Banker Vasilev, GERB's Borisov Took Place

The owner of CSKA football club Grisha Ganchev has confirmed that there was a meeting between banker Tsveten Vasileva and the leader of GERB Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 14:15 | Viewed: 1545

Patriotic Front's Karakachanov: Six Months of Anarchy To Be Expected Before Snap Elections

The Patriotic Front and the Reformist Bloc will probably not agree although they are ready to meet on the issue of forming a government.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 13:36 | Viewed: 1364

GERB Not To Support Govt With Reformist Bloc Mandate

“It is not right for the biggest political force to back a significantly smaller one,” stated Deputy PM Rumyana Bachvarova in relation to the intention of President Rossen Plevneliev to hand a mandate for the forming of a government to the Reformist Bloc.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 12:06 | Viewed: 1810

Intense Traffic at Kapitan Andreevo, Danube Bridge

There is intense traffic at the Bulgarian-Turkish border at the border cross checkpoint Kapitan Andreevo, announced Border Police.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2016, Sunday // 10:09 | Viewed: 1572
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