Politics » Domestic

Fans of GERB Govt Urge Support for Bulgaria PM on Facebook

A few hours after Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov announced the collective resignation of the Cabinet, his fans set up a Facebook group "Protest in Support of Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1231

Appointing New Govt in Bulgaria after Resignation

According to article 111 of the Bulgarian Constitution, the powers of the Council of Ministers shall be terminated by: a vote of no confidence; accepting the resignation of the Council of Ministers or of the Prime Minister, or upon the latter's death.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 1020

Pro-Govt Protesters in Bulgaria to Lay Flowers to Honor Injured in Protests

Pro-government protesters plan to lay flowers to honor the injured in Tuesday's protests at the Orlov Most junction in Sofia and the Parliament building.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 14:46 | Viewed: 968

Bulgarian President Says He'll Comment on Cabinet Resignation Thursday

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to make a statement on Wednesday's surprising resignation of the country's government on the following day, his press office has stated.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 832

Bulgaria May Be En Route to Third Ever Caretaker Govt

A caretaker government may succeed Bulgaria's center-right cabinet of Boyko Borisov, who resigned shockingly on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1241

Bulgarian Conservative Leader Ready to Become PM

The leader of the marginal conservative Order, Law and Justice party, RZS, Yane Yanev, declared Wednesday he was ready to become the next Prime Minister of the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 13:39 | Viewed: 938

Bulgarian PM Refutes FinMin, Says He Is Definitely Fired

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has declared that he does not intend to work any longer with Finance Minister Simeon Djankov.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1629

Bulgaria Govt Resignation Panicked, Desperate Move - Socialist Leader

The resignation of Bulgaria's government is a panicked, desperate move, according to the leader of the major opposition Socialist party.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1880

Bulgaria's FinMin Withdraws Resignation, Vows to Work for New Term

Bulgaria's finance minster, who was shockingly dismissed earlier in the week only to be followed by the resignation of the whole government, has said he remains in office.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 12:26 | Viewed: 1158

Bulgaria's Major Opposition Party Remains Silent on Cabinet Resignation

The Bulgarian Socialist Party is yet to come up with an official statement regarding the shocking resignation of the country's center-right GERB government.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 671

Bulgarian Parliament to Vote on Cabinet Resignation Thursday

Bulgaria's Parliament will vote on the center-right GERB government's resignation on Thursday, it has been made clear.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 11:56 | Viewed: 2552

Bulgarian President Cancels Consultations with Opposition

The consultations of President, Rosen Plevneliev, with the opposition, left-wing Bulgarian Socialist Party, BSP, scheduled for Wednesday have been cancelled.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 639

Bulgarian Ministers Taken Aback by PM's Resignation

Several Bulgarian ministers were taken by surprise Wednesday, as Prime Minister Boyko Borisov shockingly announced that he and his cabinet are to resign later that day.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1425

Bulgarian Right-Winger Calls for Snap Elections

Bulgarian right-wing leader Martin Dimitrov has called for snap elections in the aftermath of the Cabinet's shocking resignation on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 11:11 | Viewed: 679

Ousted Bulgarian FinMin Tight-Lipped on PM's Resignation

Outgoing Finance Minister Simeon Djankov, whose resignation was announced Monday, declined to comment on the decision of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to resign.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 11:02 | Viewed: 986

Bulgaria Govt Resignation Was The Only Way Out – Kuneva

Bulgaria's government had no other choice but to resign and quell mass protests, according to former EU commissioner Meglena Kuneva.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1100

Bulgarian Nationalists Join Calls for Caretaker Govt

Volen Siderov, leader of Bulgaria's marginal far-right Ataka (Attack), has joined calls made by other parties for the establishment of a caretaker government in the aftermath of the Cabinet's shocking resignation on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 10:45 | Viewed: 796

Bulgarian Ethnic Turkish Leader Demands Caretaker Govt

All parliamentary represented political parties must firmly state to President, Rosen Plevneliev, they would not attempt to form a new government within the term of the current Parliament, according to ethnic Turkish leader, Luytvi Mestan.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 10:25 | Viewed: 843

Bulgarian Interior Minister Applauds PM's Resignation

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has proven himself as a "true statesman" by announcing his resignation, Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov declared Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 10:19 | Viewed: 821

Bulgaria PM Quitting: I Won’t Be Part of Caretaker Govt

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov firmly stated his party won't be part of a caretaker government as he announced the resignation of his cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 10:19 | Viewed: 1657

Bulgarian Righ-Wing Leader: Govt Resignation Is Defection

The resignation of the Prime Minister is a defection of his ruling party GERB from their duties and responsibilities, according to right-wing leader, Ivan Kostov.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2013, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 871
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria