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Bulgarian PM Calls for Unity among Left-Wingers

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski had addressed fears that the ruling Bulgarian Socialist Party may face a rift.

Politics » Domestic | February 8, 2014, Saturday // 13:45 | Viewed: 856

Truckers Threaten to Block Bulgaria's Border with Turkey

Truck drivers threaten to block the border crossings between Bulgaria and Turkey on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 16:30 | Viewed: 1333

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: 985

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: 800

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: 824

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: 691

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: 742

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: 726

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: 744

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: 681

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: 749

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: 784

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: 949

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: 898

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: 752

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: 700

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: 762

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: 695

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
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