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Bulgarian President: Citizens Are Right, Institutions Are Ill

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev has backed rallying citizens who have called for a "moral revolution," according to an interview by French newspaper Nouvel Observateur.

Politics » Domestic | November 10, 2013, Sunday // 18:26 | Viewed: 2091

Bulgarian Protesters Beseige Socialist Leader, Stage Concert

Part of the anti-cabinet rally in Bulgarian capital Sofia has stopped in front of a Nova TV studio where PES and Bulgarian Socialist Party Sergey Stanishev is to give an interview.

Politics » Domestic | November 10, 2013, Sunday // 17:44 | Viewed: 1521

Protesting Bulgarian Students Stage PM's Resignation

Protesters in Bulgarian capital Sofia have staged a performance depicting the resignation of embattled PM Plamen Oresharski.

Politics » Domestic | November 10, 2013, Sunday // 15:46 | Viewed: 3018

Bulgaria's GERB to Boycott Appointment of Deputy Parliament Speaker

Center-right party GERB will boycott the appointment of a successor of Deputy Parliament Speaker Hristo Biserov on Tuesday, according to GERB leader Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | November 10, 2013, Sunday // 12:19 | Viewed: 1196

Bulgarian Extremists Launch Own Party

Bulgarian extreme nationalists AKA skinheads are establishing Saturday a new party with the name "Nationalist Party of Bulgaria."

Politics » Domestic | November 9, 2013, Saturday // 12:05 | Viewed: 3357

Politicians Should Not Be Protected By Bank Secrecy - Bulgaria's DPS

Bulgarian liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) may initiate new legislation to oblige banks to share information about Bulgaria’s politicians’ bank accounts.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2013, Friday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1577

Bulgarian Nationalists Propose Referendum on Farm Land Sale

Bulgaria's nationalist Ataka party have submitted a petition in Parliament for a national referendum on the sale of agricultural land to foreigners.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2013, Friday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1789

Ex Bulgarian Dissident: Sculptor Renounced 'Painted' Memorial

The author of the painted memorial in front of the Socialist Party headquarters in Sofia, Lyubomir Dalchev, himself renounced it because it was made under pressure, insists Bulgarian intellectual Nikolay Kolev.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2013, Friday // 11:55 | Viewed: 21445

American University in Bulgaria Stages Symbolic Anti-Govt 'Occupation'

Students from the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) in the southwestern city of Blagoevgrad have symbolically joined the student protest.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2013, Friday // 09:48 | Viewed: 16053

Bulgarian 'Graffiti' Activists Released from Arrest

All six Bulgarian activists who were arrested for painting a memorial in front of the Socialist Party headquarters in Sofia have been released.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2013, Friday // 08:41 | Viewed: 1699

Top Bulgarian Politicians Exchange Accusations after High-Profile Probe

Leaders from Bulgarian former ruling party GERB and current junior coalition partner the Movement for Rights and Freedoms have exchanged accusations of classified information abuse.

Politics » Domestic | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1312

Rightist Bulgarian Party Backs Defamation of Memorial

Minor Bulgarian rightist party Democrats for Strong Bulgaria has issued a statement of support for the 6 activists detained overnight for spraying a monument in front of the Bulgarian Socialist Party in central Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1763

Bulgarian Liberals Nominate Replacement for Deputy Parliament Speaker

Bulgarian liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) has nominated lawmaker Aliosman Imamov as the Parliament’s new Deputy Speaker.

Politics » Domestic | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1090

Bulgaria's Refugee Agency to Decide on Asylum Applications in 3 Days

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev has said that the Refugee Agency will have to decide on the statute of asylum applicants in 3 days, not 6 months.

Politics » Domestic | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 12:58 | Viewed: 1165

Bulgaria's National Investigative Service Chief Officially Dismissed

Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) has approved the resignation of Boyko Naydenov as head of the National Investigative Service and as magistrate.

Politics » Domestic | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 10:52 | Viewed: 1215

Bulgarian Civil Activist Urges Crackdown on Political Hate Speech

The Prosecution should probe politicians and media who incite hatred, says the Deputy Head of the Bulgaria for Citizens Movement.

Politics » Domestic | November 6, 2013, Wednesday // 16:12 | Viewed: 1145

Citizens Want Sofia Subway CEO Fired over Free Partisan Newspaper

Bulgarians have voiced their discontent over a free newspaper distributed in the capital Sofia’s subway, demanding the resignation of subway CEO Stoyan Bratoev.

Politics » Domestic | November 6, 2013, Wednesday // 15:45 | Viewed: 1423

President: Bulgarian Student Occupation Signals Need for Change

The occupations staged by students at a number of Bulgarian universities show the need for deep change in Bulgaria, stated Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev.

Politics » Domestic | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 20:29 | Viewed: 1918

Bulgarian President Calls Security Council to Discuss Refugees

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev has called the Consultative Council for National Security for a sitting on November 20.

Politics » Domestic | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 16:48 | Viewed: 986

Senior Bulgarian Politicians Deny Reports of New Cabinet Looming

The leaders of former Bulgarian ruling party GERB and of current ruling coalition partner Movement for Rights and Freedoms have denied reports of behind-the-scenes talks for a new cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1411

Protesting Bulgarian Students Pledge to Convey Clear Demands

Bulgarian students, from different universities participating in action "Occupation," will announce their political and educational demands by the end of the day Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1979
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