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Bulgaria Govt Accused of Unfair Allocation of Funds to Municipalities

The Alternative for Bulgarian Revival Movement of Georgi Parvanov has accused the government of unfair distribution of the resources of the public investment program.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 15:41 | Viewed: 981

Bulgarian Socialist Municipal Council in Montana Resigns

The entire Municipal Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) in the northwestern town of Montana has resigned.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 799

Supporters of E-Voting Throw Computer Mice at Bulgarian Parliament

Some 50 people gathered at a demonstration in downtown Sofia Friday calling for the introduction of electronic voting in the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 13:20 | Viewed: 816

Bulgarian Media to be Fined for Offending Election Candidates

Bulgarian media could be fined if they offend the morality, honor and good name of election candidates.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 11:52 | Viewed: 687

Bulgaria Parliament to Hold Emergency Sittings over No-Confidence Vote

Bulgaria’s Parliament is to hold two emergency sittings next week in order to discuss the latest no-confidence motion tabled by the opposition.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 10:56 | Viewed: 733

Bulgarian E-Voting Fans Threaten to Hurl Computer Mice at Parliament

Bulgarians supporting the introduction of electronic voting in the country have announced they would stage a peculiar demonstration on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 10:06 | Viewed: 725

Bulgarian Opposition Proposes Freeze of MP Wages

Bulgaria's largest opposition centrist party GERB proposed Thursday a freeze on the salaries of the Members of the Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 15:15 | Viewed: 736

Bulgarians Launch Petition in Support of Voting Rules Referendum

A number of Bulgarian public figures, intellectuals and activists have formed a civil initiative committee for a referendum petition.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 14:26 | Viewed: 678

Bulgaria's GERB Submits No-Confidence Vote over Domestic Security

Center-right party GERB has submitted to Parliament its third no-confidence motion against the socialist-led coalition government, this time citing a failed security policy.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 10:29 | Viewed: 744

Sofia Municipal Council to Vote on 2014 Budget of BGN 1.421 B

The Sofia Municipal Council is to approve the budget of the municipal administration for 2014 amounting to BGN 1.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 09:33 | Viewed: 777

Bulgaria to Set Up Unit to Coordinate Anti-Corruption Activities

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has said that a unit will be tasked with coordinating the anti-corruption activities of the different state bodies.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 17:49 | Viewed: 938

Bulgaria's Interior Minister: Refugee Flow Problem under Control

Bulgaria's prosecuting authority has initiated pre-trial proceedings over suspicious refugee spending by the previous government, according to Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 889

Bulgaria's Early Risers to Stage Protest against MPs' Pay Raise

Bulgarian Early Risers university students will stage a protest outside the Council of Ministers building against the pay raise of Members of Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 747

Bulgarian Customs Boss Axed 1 Month after Being Appointed

Rumen Danev Deputy Director of Bulgaria's Customs Agency has been fired just one month after being appointed at the post.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 829

Bulgarian Liberal Leader Threatens to Sue Ex-PM

Bulgarian liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Lyutvi Mestan warned he will file a suit against center-right GERB leader and former Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 650

Bulgarian MPs Reject Mandatory, Online Vote Proposals

The ad hoc parliamentary committee for the preparation of a new Election Code expectedly rejected the proposals of the Bulgarian opposition.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 697

Ex-Bulgarian President: I Have Been Labeled Traitor 17 Y Ago to Date

Former Bulgarian President, Georgi Parvanov, (2002-2012) says he has been slammed as traitor already after he returned the government mandate on February 4, 1997.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 13:07 | Viewed: 758

Bulgarian President Sees Democracy's Future in Referendums

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has voiced the idea to have referendums alongside all future elections in the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 686

European Parliament to Discuss Refugee Situation in Bulgaria

The European Parliament will discuss the situation with Syrian refugees in Bulgaria during its Wednesday session in Strasbourg, Bulgarian News Agency informed.

Politics » Domestic | February 3, 2014, Monday // 13:04 | Viewed: 898

Bulgaria's Ex Customs Head: Fraudsters Are Appointed at Senior Posts

Former Customs Agency head Vanyo Tanov has accused Bulgaria's current government of appointing experienced fraudsters at the customs authority.

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2014, Sunday // 18:37 | Viewed: 1012

Bulgarian MEP: Compulsory Voting Will Eliminate Vote Buying

The introduction of compulsory voting will eliminate the practice of vote buying and will minimize its negative impact, according to Bulgarian MEP Andrey Kovachev.

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2014, Sunday // 17:55 | Viewed: 813
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