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Bulgaria Air Force 1 Ready to Fly Back to Macedonia

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, had ordered full preparedness of the government TU-154 aircraft to fly to Skopje, if needed.

Politics » Domestic | September 6, 2009, Sunday // 18:25 | Viewed: 3005

Bulgaria President Declares Need for Emergency Task Force

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, said the Ohrid Lake tragedy, in which 15 Bulgarians drowned, is a stark example of the need to have a special unit to deal with similar situations.

Politics » Domestic | September 6, 2009, Sunday // 13:58 | Viewed: 2314

Bulgaria President Offers Cautious Assessment of New Cabinet

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, offered Friday his first rather cautious assessment of the country's new cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2009, Friday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1577

Bulgaria Probe into Socialists Dodgy Deals "Not Witch-Hunting"

Bulgaria's parliamentary commission to probe deals, spendings and appointments made during the last year of the ousted Socialist government term will not deliver punishments, its chair said.

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2009, Friday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1888

Scandalous Spying Case Targeted Bulgaria Tabloid Publishers

The scandalous spying case ‘Galeria' was led against the publishers of the Bulgarian tabloid newspaper 'Weekend' and journalist Dimitar Zlatkov, Ivan Kostov informed Friday.

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2009, Friday // 13:12 | Viewed: 2282

GERB Ministers 'Stumbled Upon' Ex Bulgaria Govt Infringements

Interior Minister and Deputy PM, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, has stated that the new GERB Ministers had stumbled upon infringements by the previous government during department check-ups.

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2009, Friday // 12:03 | Viewed: 1325

Bulgaria Chief Prosecutor Suggests Ex Ministers Will Face Justice

Bulgaria Chief Prosecutor, Boris Velchev, has stated that it is possible that former Ministers and Deputy Ministers will be charged and sentenced for embezzlement of funds over the coming days.

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2009, Friday // 09:23 | Viewed: 1202

Bulgaria Revenue Agency Makes 1st Tax Evasion Hits

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA) announced Thursday the first results of their month-long check-up of wealthy real estate, automobile and yacht owners.

Politics » Domestic | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 16:45 | Viewed: 1848

Bulgaria Interior Head Vows to Bring Former Ministers to Justice

Ministers from Bulgaria's former cabinet are going to face legal charges in the next few days, Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov, announced Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1273

Ex Bulgaria PM Stanishev Hid Corruption Signals - Report

Former Bulgaria PM, Sergey Stanishev, was presented documents from DANS regarding corruption in high echelons of power, but hid the information, RZS leader Yane Yanev stated Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 13:47 | Viewed: 1126

Bulgaria Parliament Takes over Control of Classified Information

The Parliamentary Committee for Control over the State Security Agency (DANS) will also control the State Commission for Security of Information.

Politics » Domestic | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 13:46 | Viewed: 1030

Flying Start for Bulgaria New Government - Survey

The unprecedentedly high approval rates that the recently elected Prime Minister Boyko Borisov enjoys among Bulgarians continue to soar, a brand new survey shows.

Politics » Domestic | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 09:34 | Viewed: 1548

Ex Bulgaria FBI Head Ordered Scandalous 'Galeria' Spying Case

Ivan Kostov, the leader of the Rightist DSB party, has stated the ex head of the Bulgaria State National Security Agency (DANS) was the guarantor of the scandalous 'Galeria' spying case.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 19:33 | Viewed: 1474

Bulgaria Ethnic Turkish Party DPS Allegedly Funded by Drug Lords

Three well-known drug traffickers fund the organization of Bulgaria's ethnic Turkish party DPS in the southern city of Plovdiv.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 16:58 | Viewed: 1996

Bulgaria Parliament to Probe Ousted Socialists Dodgy Deals

Members of parliament from the ruling GERB party and their right-wing allies have approved the creation of a commission to probe deals, expenses and appointments made during the last year of the ousted Socialist government term.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1313

Bulgaria Ex Agriculture Minister Quits Right-Wing Group

Ventsislav Varbanov, Bulgaria's former agriculture minister in the right-wing government of Ivan Kostov, has left the parliamentary group of the right-wing Blue coalition.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1341

Rightist Allies Demand 4-Year Program by Bulgaria Ruling Party

The Democrats for Strong Bulgaria party, which part of the right-wing Blue Coalition, supporting the Bulgarian cabinet of the GERB party, has demanded a 4-year government program.

Politics » Domestic | September 1, 2009, Tuesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1570

Diaspora Minister Promises Citizenship to Bulgarian Minority in Serbia

Bulgaria's Minister without Portfolio, Bozhidar Dimitrov, visited Monday the town of Bosilegrad, which is one of the centers of the historic Bulgarian minority in Serbia.

Politics » Domestic | August 31, 2009, Monday // 19:14 | Viewed: 2672

Bulgaria Rightists Call for Action over Health Budget Deficit

The rightists Union of Democratic Forces (UDF), have proposed the government to make an update to the budget to save the Bulgaria health system from collapse.

Politics » Domestic | August 31, 2009, Monday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1085

New District Governor of Bulgaria's Kardzhali Reveals Gross Violations

The newly appointed Governor of the southern Bulgarian District of Kardzhali, Ivanka Taushanova, has uncovered scandalous violations of the previous district administration.

Politics » Domestic | August 31, 2009, Monday // 15:39 | Viewed: 1838

Bulgaria Security Agency, Interior Ministry Ready for Cooperation

Bulgaria Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, has stated that the legal framework for the elimination of competition between DANS and the Interior Ministry is now ready.

Politics » Domestic | August 31, 2009, Monday // 12:58 | Viewed: 1072
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