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Bulgaria Socialists Vow Zero Corruption Tolerance

The minimum monthly salary will reach BGN 450, while the average one will go up to BGN 950.

Politics » Domestic | June 11, 2009, Thursday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1758

French Expert Appointed Bulgaria Interior Ministry Adviser

Jean-Pierre Goiran, an expert in the organization and management of the special services in France, has been appointed adviser in Bulgaria's Interior Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | June 11, 2009, Thursday // 12:30 | Viewed: 885

NHM Director: BSP, Ethnic Turkish Party Union Is Destructive for Bulgaria

The National History Museum (NHM) Director, Bozhidar Dimitrov, is convinced that the union between the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and the Ethnic Turkish party DPS is "destructive for Bulgaria".

Politics » Domestic | June 11, 2009, Thursday // 10:48 | Viewed: 1656

Bulgaria PM: We Achieved more than Expected

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Segey Stanishev, is satisfied with the results achieved so far by the governing three-way coalition.

Politics » Domestic | June 10, 2009, Wednesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 1171

Bulgaria Supreme Court Revokes Sofia Waste Crisis

Declaring a crisis situation in Sofia over the waste removal problems is illegal, Bulgaria's Supreme Administrative Court ruled Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 17:42 | Viewed: 1395

Bulgaria Ministers Set to Receive Lower Salaries over Crisis

Bulgarian ministers will receive 15% lower salaries as an anti-crisis measure.

Politics » Domestic | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1280

Top Diplomat Gets Involved in Bulgaria-Poland Custody Battle

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister, Ivaylo Kalfin, held a meeting with the father of the kids involved in the highly publicized custody battle between their Bulgarian father and Polish mother.

Politics » Domestic | June 3, 2009, Wednesday // 18:55 | Viewed: 1542

Bulgaria Officials to Finally Fly on Modern Airbus Planes

Bulgaria's official State delegations will be transported from now on by two new modern Airbus Рђ319 planes.

Politics » Domestic | June 3, 2009, Wednesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 2511

EU Commissioner Kuneva Reduced to Tears by Ataka's Leader Siderov

The official guests at Tuesday's remembrance events honoring the Bulgarian revolutionary hero Hristo Botev have expressed their deep resentment of the actions of Volen Siderov, leader of the far-right Ataka party.

Politics » Domestic | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 17:58 | Viewed: 2836

Far-Right Ataka Party Spoils Remembrance of Bulgarian Hero Hristo Botev

The leader of the far-right party "Ataka", Volen Siderov, practically spoiled the remembrance events for the 133 year since the heroic death of revolutionary and poet Hristo Botev, and the honoring of all Bulgarian freedom fighters.

Politics » Domestic | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 17:24 | Viewed: 3620

Bulgaria Interior Minister Also Attended Party after Hellish Bus Crash

Bulgaria's Interior Minister, Mihail Mikov, has also attended a birthday party a few hours after the hellish bus crash near the city of Yambol in which 17 persons perished.

Politics » Domestic | June 1, 2009, Monday // 09:16 | Viewed: 2292

Sofia Mayor Borisov: Stanishev Violated My Love, Interior Ministry

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borisov has accused Bulgaria's Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev of "violating" Borisov's "love", the country's Interior Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | June 1, 2009, Monday // 08:46 | Viewed: 1745

Football Legend Stoichkov Slams Deputy Minister Dismissal

Bulgaria's football legend, Hristo Stoichkov, slammed Interior Minister, Mihail Mikov, over the decision to dismiss his Deputy, Rumen Andreev.

Politics » Domestic | May 31, 2009, Sunday // 19:32 | Viewed: 2672

Sofia Mayor Fires Top Employee over Scandalous Mourning Day Party

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borisov has fired one of his top employees who attended an Interior Ministry official's party Friday, when Bulgaria was mourning the 17 victims of the Yambol bus crash.

Politics » Domestic | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1932

Deputy Justice Minister Heads Special Surveillance Devices

Deputy Justice Minister Boyko Rashkov has been picked to head the recently established National Bureau for Control of Special Surveillance Devices (SSD).

Politics » Domestic | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1018

Bulgarians Robbed of Their Right to Call Referendum

Bulgarian citizens will be entitled to call a referendum given that they collect 50 000 signatures and activity is not lower than the turnout at the latest elections, the parliament decided.

Politics » Domestic | May 29, 2009, Friday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1016

Bulgaria 40th National Assembly Closes on June 25

The Members of the 40th Bulgarian Parliament (National Assembly) decided Friday to hold their last session on June 25.

Politics » Domestic | May 29, 2009, Friday // 11:14 | Viewed: 1187

Drinking Accusations Fan Bulgaria MPs Brawl

The scandal that erupted Tuesday between the independent Member of the Bulgarian Parliament, Georgi Georgiev, and Olimpi Katev from NMSP raged again Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 18:43 | Viewed: 3281

Sofia Mayor Borisov Moves to Rename Street over Israeli Protest

Sofia Mayor, Boyko Borisov, is asking the Sofia City Council to renounce its decision to name a street in the capital after Bogdan Filov.

Politics » Domestic | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 4018

Bulgaria Councilor Calls for Politician Drug Tests

Bulgarian municipal councilor, Georgi Ivanov, has proposed that all councilors in the Black Sea city of Burgas, are tested for drugs and alcohol before and after each meeting.

Politics » Domestic | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 1726

MP Threatens to Reveal Truth about Cherney's Bulgaria Funds

Bulgarian MP Dimitar Abadzhiev has stated that he is ready to tell the truth about the money of Russian businessman Michael Cherney.

Politics » Domestic | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 09:59 | Viewed: 1782
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