"I Do Not Support Anyone" Votes To Be Valid in Presidential Elections Outcome

The “I do not support anyone” votes will be counted when determining the outcome of the presidential elections.

Politics » Domestic | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 607

Case Against Ukrainian Logvinenko for Attempted Murder of Petrov Returned to Prosecutor's Office

Via a ruling of judge Nikolay Nikolov, the Sofia City Court (SCC) has terminated and returned to the Prosecutor’s Office the case against Ukrainian Roman Logvinenko who has been charged with the attempted murder of former employee of Bulgaria’s domestic s

Politics » Domestic | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 15:47 | Viewed: 572

Bulgarian MPs: Voting Sections Abroad To Have One Urn Only

The Legal Parliamentary Commission has rejected the proposal for amendments to the Electoral Code which stipulate that, via a decision of the Central Election Commission (including on the day of the election itself), voting with paper ballots in voting se

Politics » Domestic | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 520

Bulgaria's President Denies Being Backed by Economic Circle

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has denied claims of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov that he was advised by so-called "Capital" circle to include him in the cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 664

Bulgaria Govt Approves CETA Trade Deal

The Bulgarian cabinet has adopted a decision approving the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1307

Boris Johnson Discusses European Security with Bulgaria FM

The United Kingdom is a strategic partner to Bulgaria within NATO and an important country on matters of regional and global nature, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has told counterpart Borish Johnson.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 950

Bulgaria Cannot React to Turkish President's 'Wideness of Heart' - FM

Bulgaria has no ground to react to two successive remarks by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan made last week, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 847

EU Parliament to Discuss New Monitoring Mechanism on Bulgaria, Romania

The European Parliament is to discuss options to replace the current Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) on Tuesday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 08:43 | Viewed: 1231

Europhilia Doesn't Mean Russophobia - Bulgaria's Opposition Presidential Candidate

Socialist-backed presidential candidate Rumen Radev has said Bulgaria "should not look on Russia as an enemy.

Politics » Domestic | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 07:29 | Viewed: 818

45 Illegal Migrants Detained on Hemus Highway

About 21:00 hrs on Sunday night, Traffic Police Sofia inspected an Iveco truck driven by a 46-year old man from Vidin.

Politics » Domestic | October 24, 2016, Monday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1074

Winter Road Conditions Regime To Be Introduced on November 1

The regime for winter road conditions will be introduced as of November 1, stated Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova at a press conference on the measures adopted by the Road Infrastruture Agency (API) regarding the winter maintenance of republ

Politics » Domestic | October 24, 2016, Monday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1546

Bulgaria's Traffic Police To Remove Licence Plates of Drunk Drivers' Cars

Traffic police will remove the license plates of cars of drivers caught drunk, on drugs, without a driving license or if they refuse to give a breath sample.

Politics » Domestic | October 24, 2016, Monday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1345

Bulgaria's Prosecutor General Demands Withdrawal of Immunity of Gerb Deputy Delyan Dobrev

The Prosecutor General has submitted to Parliament a request for the withdrawal of the immunity of GERB deputy Delyan Dobrev, reported the press centre of the Prosecutor’s Office.

Politics » Domestic | October 24, 2016, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1052

40 Illegal Iraqi Migrants Detained in Karnobat Region

40 illegal migrants have been detained near the Detelina village in the Karnobat region – 24 men, women and 16 children from Iraq were hiding in the forest.

Politics » Domestic | October 24, 2016, Monday // 10:29 | Viewed: 1039

Bulgarian PM Borisov: I Will Not Resign

I do not think that I will resign because I am convinced that Tsetska Tsacheva will score a much better result that the one forecast by sociological surveys, stated PM Boyko Borisov on Nova TV.

Politics » Domestic | October 24, 2016, Monday // 10:22 | Viewed: 1867

EU Sets Deadline for Belgium To Overcome Walloon Resistance to CETA

The European Union has set a deadline until Monday evening for Belgium to overcome the resistance of the French-speaking region of Wallonia against the free-trade agreement between the 28 member-states of the EU and Canada (CETA).

Politics » Diplomacy | October 24, 2016, Monday // 09:05 | Viewed: 2121

Leaked Recording Brings Up Claims of Bulgaria PM's Relations with Controversial MP

The Bulgarian government is not commenting on claims heard in a wiretapped conversation of a former judiciary official with a dismissed judge as the latest leaks of so-called Yanevagate were released this week.

Politics | October 23, 2016, Sunday // 16:58 | Viewed: 2985

Bulgarian MPs Demand Clarity on Fighter Jets Tender

Several lawmakers in Bulgaria are demanding that the Defense Minister comment on reports that the criteria for the acquisition of new multirole fighter aircraft have been altered.

Politics » Defense | October 23, 2016, Sunday // 16:18 | Viewed: 2494

Bulgaria's Presidential Hopefuls: The Low-Profile Candidates (Part 3)

There are as many as twenty-one presidential pairs running the forthcoming elections in Bulgaria, all competing to take over the office of President.

Politics » Domestic | October 23, 2016, Sunday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1378

Presidential Elections: Bulgaria's Controversial Ex-PM 'Asked DPS for Support'

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has said it was he who asked the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) party to endorse him.

Politics » Domestic | October 23, 2016, Sunday // 11:12 | Viewed: 1327

Bulgaria to Keep CCTV Cameras in Polling Stations Off on Election Day

The Central Election Commission (CEC) has passed a decision that the CCTV cameras will be switched off in stations where voting is to take place in the presidential elections.

Politics » Domestic | October 23, 2016, Sunday // 09:13 | Viewed: 2363
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