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New 'FBI' Head Vows to Work for Bulgaria's Interests

Delyan Peevski, the new Head of Bulgaria's National Security Agency, DANS, pledged Friday to work only for the interests of the State.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 11:22 | Viewed: 947

Bulgarian President Skips Danube Bridge Launch over Shocking Election of 'FBI' Head

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has canceled his participation in the inauguration of the second Danube Bridge linking Bulgaria and Romania after the Parliament shockingly elected shady mogul Delyan Peevski as the new head of the State Agency for Nat

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 11:14 | Viewed: 995

Ex Bulgarian PM: 'FBI' Overhaul Spells Socialists' Demise

June 14 is the end of Bulgaria's centenarian party, according to the leader of Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party (GERB) and former Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1002

Controversial MP Elected Bulgarian 'FBI' Chief

Delyan Peevski, probably the most controversial Bulgarian MP has been elected to lead Bulgaria's National Security Agency, DANS.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 09:56 | Viewed: 3545

Bulgaria’s New PM Appoints 17 Deputy Ministers

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski, whose Socialist-led government took oath of office at the end of May, has officially appointed a total of 17 Deputy Ministers.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2013, Thursday // 20:32 | Viewed: 2550

Chalga Diva Nominated for Bulgarian Deputy AgriMin

A chalga diva has been nominated for Deputy Agriculture Minister by the Bulgarian Stock-Breeders Association.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2013, Thursday // 18:15 | Viewed: 2059

Sofia Mayor Says No to Roma Ghetto Legalization

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova has appealed to members of Parliament to carefully consider the proposal to legalize illegal constructions, including Roma shantytowns.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2013, Thursday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1378

Bulgarian MPs Pass Special Surveillance Act Amendments

Amendments to the Special Surveillance Devices, SRS, Act were passed at first reading in Bulgaria's Parliament on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2013, Thursday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1029

Bulgarian Ex-PM Depressed on Birthday, Hints of Comeback

Bulgaria’s former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov told reporters that he was sad on his birthday because of the “current state of affairs in the country.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2013, Thursday // 14:24 | Viewed: 916

Bulgaria's Parliament to Review Special Surveillance Act Amendments

Amendments to the Special Surveillance Act are to pass first reading in Bulgaria's Parliament on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2013, Thursday // 08:21 | Viewed: 892

Bulgarian President to OK Security Agencies Reform Bill

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has announced he will sign into law a legislative act making significant reshuffles in the structure of Bulgaria's law enforcement agencies.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1051

Bulgarian Ex-PM Heartbroken as He's Left Out of Danube Bridge Inauguration

Bulgaria’s former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has told reporters that no one invited him to the upcoming opening ceremony of the second Danube Bridge linking Bulgaria and Romania.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 16:47 | Viewed: 1800

Bulgaria's Ex PM Launched 'Spate' of Libel Lawsuits

Boyko Borisov, former Prime Minister and current leader of center-right party Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria, GERB, has informed that he has launched a number of libel lawsuits, with plans to use the proceeds for charity.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1924

Bulgaria Awaits New Vice-Mins, Regional Governnors by End of Week

Vice-ministers in Bulgaria's new cabinet, as well as governors of Bulgaria's 28 regions, are expected to be appointed by the end of the week, stated PM Plamen Oresharski Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 15:21 | Viewed: 849

Bulgarian MPs Switch to Fingerprint Voting System

Bulgarian Members of Parliament will use the biometric voting system starting Wednesday, according to Parliament Chair Mihail Mikov.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 12:56 | Viewed: 1196

Prosecutors Change Place of Hearing of Bulgaria's Ex Interior Min Last Minute

Former Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov and his lawyer, Menko Menkov, appeared at the Specialized Prosecutor's Office shortly before 10 am on Wednesday to attend the submission of the indictment against Tsvetanov.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 710

Bulgaria's Parliament to Stop Demolition of Illegally Built Sole Places of Residence

Bulgaria's Parliament may impose a moratorium on the demolition of and bans to use illegal buildings, according to a bill initiated by the leader of the Bulgarian Socialist party, BSP, Sergey Stanishev.

Politics » Domestic | June 11, 2013, Tuesday // 21:38 | Viewed: 1237

Bulgaria's Revenue Agency to Launch New Probe of Ex Interior Minister

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA) has launched a new probe into the properties of former Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Politics » Domestic | June 11, 2013, Tuesday // 20:41 | Viewed: 1127

Bulgaria's GERB to Sue Nationalist Leader For Libel

The Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB, vowed to sue nationalist leader Volen Siderov for slander over his statement that notorious businessman Mihail Mihov had been killed to cover up ex- Prime Minister Boiko Borisov's crimes.

Politics » Domestic | June 11, 2013, Tuesday // 16:21 | Viewed: 1350

Bulgarian Greens: Cabinet Tackles Wrong Issues

The new Bulgarian cabinet, led by PM Plamen Oresharski, has chosen a route that can falsify society's real agenda, according to Bulgaria's Greens party.

Politics » Domestic | June 10, 2013, Monday // 20:42 | Viewed: 1190

Bulgaria's Former Rulers to Consider Showing Up in Parliament

The parliamentary group of Bulgaria's former ruling party GERB might reconsider their practice of boycotting the sittings of the Bulgarian Parliament, stated a GERB representative Monday.

Politics » Domestic | June 10, 2013, Monday // 20:15 | Viewed: 1255
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