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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: 687

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: 943

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: 1798

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: 866

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: 800

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: 997

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: 824

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: 767

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: 787

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: 2127

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: 1230

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: 776

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: 660

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: 656

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: 998

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: 630

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: 671

Bulgarian President Admits Serious National Security Glitch

Bulgaria is facing a new reality that brought to the forefront the fact the country has serious problems with its national security, President Rosen Plevneliev, says.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 12:52 | Viewed: 847

Bulgaria's Sofia Moves to Get Rid of Illegal Roma Squatters

The illegal Roma squatters in Bulgaria's capital Sofia will be demolished and the people living there will be returned to their home communities, the city's Mayor, Yordanka Fandakova, has declared.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 11:26 | Viewed: 971

Bulgarian Opposition's No Confidence Vote Fails

Bulgaria's ruling centrist-right GERB expectedly survived its fourth no confidence vote since it took over in 2009.

Politics » Domestic | July 26, 2012, Thursday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1216