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Bulgarian Presidency Starts Tweeting

Bulgaria's Presidency has launched its profile on Twitter, its press service announced Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | August 8, 2012, Wednesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 761

Bulgaria's Interior Min Mad at Ex Intelligence Head for Admitting Security Problem

Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov has slammed Tsvetlin Yovchev, the former head of the State National Security Agency DANS and current presidential advisor, for admitting that Bulgaria has a grave national security problem after the July 18 te

Politics » Domestic | August 8, 2012, Wednesday // 10:39 | Viewed: 739

Bulgaria to Map Out Roma Ghettos with EU Money

Bulgaria's authorities are executing a project to create maps of the ghettos inhabitted with the msot marginalized Roma communities across the country.

Politics » Domestic | August 7, 2012, Tuesday // 20:36 | Viewed: 1896

Check Delays by Months Bulgarian N-Plant Referendum

The check of Bulgaria's GRAO of signatures collected in support of a referendum on the project to build a second Nuclear Power Plant, NPP, in the Danube town of Belene, will take at least 3 months.

Politics » Domestic | August 7, 2012, Tuesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 685

Bulgarian Interior Requests Funds for Dubious Firefighting Equipment

The Bulgarian Ministry of Interior has requested BGN 110,000 from the cabinet to repair firefighting equipment that was allegedly damaged in a recent wildfire in the Vitosha mountain near capital Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | August 4, 2012, Saturday // 16:35 | Viewed: 941

After Parliament, Anonymous Hack Turkish-Bulgarian Party Website

The Bulgarian unit of the Anonymous has hacked the website of liberal Movement for Rights and Freedoms party Thursday evening.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2012, Thursday // 20:11 | Viewed: 1791

Bulgaria's Ex President Styles Himself All-Out Leftist Unifier

Former Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov has proclaimed himself a "unifier" of all leftist parties and movements in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2012, Thursday // 16:00 | Viewed: 864

Ex-President: Bulgarian Cabinet Constitutionally Incompetent

Former Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov has lashed out at PM Boyko Borisov's ambivalent stance towards a referendum to be carried out on in Bulgaria on building a second NPP at Belene.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2012, Thursday // 14:50 | Viewed: 797

Bulgarian Parliament Obsessed with Corporate Legislation - Analysts

The Bulgarian Parliament is showing an increased tendency to adopt legislation under corporate influence, states an analysis by Bulgarian NGO Institute of Modern Politics.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2012, Thursday // 14:26 | Viewed: 961

1000 km of Second, Third Class Roads in Bulgaria under Repair

Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova has explained that 1000 km of second and third class roads are being repaired.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2012, Thursday // 09:55 | Viewed: 821

Thousands of Bulgarians Compete for 151 Customs Agency Vacancies

Thousands of Bulgarians are competing for a total of 151 jobs at the Customs Agency.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2012, Tuesday // 11:46 | Viewed: 765

Bulgaria's Top Cop Masterminds New Crime Prevention Body

Bulgaria's Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, has come up with a brand new idea to fight crime in the country by establishing a National Council for Crime Prevention.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2012, Monday // 14:52 | Viewed: 781

Bulgarian Ministers 'Hysteric' over Terror Act Blame

The Friday behind-closed-doors hearing of Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, in the Parliament over the terror attack at the Burgas airport has ended with a huge scandal.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2012, Saturday // 14:35 | Viewed: 2125

Bulgarian Socialists Hold Traditional Mount Buzludzha Fest

The members and the followers of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) are holding Saturday their traditional meeting at Mount Buzludzha under the motto "Decisiveness for Change.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2012, Saturday // 12:21 | Viewed: 1216

Bulgarian PM Assesses His 3-Year Rule as 'Highly Successful'

Three years after the cabinet of the Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB, was sworn in office, Prime Minister and party leader, Boyko Borisov, says that after a while his rule will be assessed as extremely successful.

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2012, Friday // 15:22 | Viewed: 873

Bulgarian Services Prevented 15 Terror Attacks - Top Cop

Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov has claimed that Bulgarian authorities have prevented terror acts without giving publicity to the cases.

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2012, Friday // 10:59 | Viewed: 775

Bulgarian MPs to Hold Closed-Doors Hearing on Burgas Bus Bombing

On their last workday before the summer recess, Bulgarian MPs will hold a closed-door hearing on the July 18 terror attack against Israeli tourists in the Black Sea city of Burgas.

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2012, Friday // 08:39 | Viewed: 652

Socialist Leader: Bulgariain Rulers Bully Opposition Mayors

Opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergey Stanishev has lashed out at the news that socialist Pernik mayor Rositsa Yanakieva will be investigated for abuse of earthquake funds.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 19:06 | Viewed: 654

Pernik Mayor Faces Prosecution for Disaster Funds Misuse

The Mayor of Bulgaria's western city of Pernik, Rositsa Yanakieva, is being referred to the prosecutor's office for misuse and mismanagement of disaster funds.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 15:04 | Viewed: 980

Bulgarian MPs Ban Plea Bargains in Murder Cases

The Bulgarian Parliament decided Thursday to ban plea bargains in cases where death has been caused.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 626

Bulgarian Ex-Ruling Party MP Remains in Custody

Dimitar Avramov, a former MP of Bulgaria's ruling centrist-right GERB, is to be kept in custody, the Sofia Court of Appeals ruled on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 14:02 | Viewed: 669