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Sofia Mayor Vows Not to Ban Anti-Govt Protests

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova has once again declared that she would not abolish the ongoing mass protests against the Bulgarian government.

Politics » Domestic | July 22, 2013, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1142

Bulgarians in Sofia Rally against Budget Update

Scores of Bulgarians have gathered in downtown Sofia at noon Monday to protest against government plans to update State Budget 2013.

Politics » Domestic | July 22, 2013, Monday // 14:30 | Viewed: 1262

Pro-Govt Protesters Rally at French Embassy in Sofia

Participants in the protest rally in support of the Bulgarian cabinet Oresharski have gathered for the 26th day in a row Monday, but at a different location.

Politics » Domestic | July 22, 2013, Monday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1360

Chair of Bulgaria's Conflict of Interest Watchdog Appeals Dismissal

Filip Zlatanov is appealing the decision of the Sofia City Court to remove him from the post of Chair of Bulgaria's Commission on Prevention and Ascertainment of Conflict of Interest (CPACI) over charges of malfeasance in office.

Politics » Domestic | July 22, 2013, Monday // 12:03 | Viewed: 738

Bulgarians Hold 26th Coffee-Drinking Rally near Parliament

Bulgarians are protesting once again Monday for the 26th day in a row by staging the now-traditional coffee-drinking anti-government rally in front of the Parliament building in downtown Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | July 22, 2013, Monday // 11:16 | Viewed: 1415

Thousands Rally against Bulgarian Govt on Day 38

Thousands of Bulgarians have taken once again to the streets of the capital Sofia to demand the resignation of the country's government for a 38th day in a row.

Politics » Domestic | July 21, 2013, Sunday // 20:02 | Viewed: 1517

Bulgaria's New Right Wing Blasts Budget Update

The actualization of State budget 2013 and the planned BGN 1 B loan have no sound economic grounds; will benefit only the mafia and the oligarchs and dangerously indebt the country.

Politics » Domestic | July 21, 2013, Sunday // 18:59 | Viewed: 1856

Bulgarian Anti-Govt Protesters Launch Own News Desk

An anti-government information service has been launched in Bulgaria Sunday to publish news and messages related to the protest rallies against the Cabinet Oresharski.

Politics » Domestic | July 21, 2013, Sunday // 17:50 | Viewed: 1805

Bulgarian Govt 'Fans' Complain Foes Disrupt Public Order

Participants in the protest rally in support of the Bulgarian cabinet Oresharski have gathered for the 25th day in a row Sunday in the park of the National Palace of Culture.

Politics » Domestic | July 21, 2013, Sunday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1131

Kuneva Warns: Extremely Tough Times ahead for Bulgaria

Bulgaria’s former European Commissioner has warned the country is in for stormy and austere times.

Politics » Domestic | July 21, 2013, Sunday // 14:02 | Viewed: 2027

Truant MPs Should Go Penniless, Bulgaria’s Govt Says

Bulgaria's embattled Socialist-backed government will make a new attempt to cope with the job-skipping problem by adopting changes to the regulations on the MPs work.

Politics » Domestic | July 21, 2013, Sunday // 11:15 | Viewed: 13595

Thousands Rally against Bulgarian Govt for 37th Straight Day

Thousands of Bulgarians have once again gathered in downtown Sofia to protest against the country’s embattled government.

Politics » Domestic | July 20, 2013, Saturday // 19:44 | Viewed: 1304

Bulgarian President: Attacks on Me Aim at Diverting Attention

Bulgarian President, Rosen Plevneliev, believes slander attacks against him will persist.

Politics » Domestic | July 20, 2013, Saturday // 13:49 | Viewed: 1249

Ex-Bulgarian PM: Infamous Notebook Is My Rule's Bad Side

People have told me many times that Iskra Fidosova used my name and Tsvetanov's name to conduct shady deals without us knowing it, says former Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | July 20, 2013, Saturday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1381

Sofia Protesters to Stage 'Jogging' Demonstration

Bulgarians plan to stage a fresh rally in the capital Sofia Saturday to demand the resignation of the country's government for a 37th day in a row.

Politics » Domestic | July 20, 2013, Saturday // 11:49 | Viewed: 1152

Bulgarians Mark Day 36 of Anti-Govt Protest

Thousands of Bulgarians have taken once again to the streets of the capital Sofia to demand the resignation of the country's government for a 36th day in a row.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2013, Friday // 20:16 | Viewed: 1193

Finance Crimes Main Task of New 'Bulgarian FBI' Head - PM

Bulgarian State Agency for National Security's new director must invest his most concerted efforts to curb financial crime in the country, stated Bulgarian PM Plamen Oresharski.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2013, Friday // 15:57 | Viewed: 925

New Bulgarian Security Head Frowns on Snooping

Bulgaria's special services should not be used to pressure citizens by snooping on them, stated Vladimir Pisanchev, the newly elected director of Bulgaria's State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2013, Friday // 12:18 | Viewed: 1014

'Infamous Spy' Elected for Head of Bulgarian 'FBI'

Bulgaria’s parliament elected on Friday Vladimir Pisanchev for new director of the State Agency for National Security, DANS, after surprisingly postponing the decision a day earlier.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2013, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2449

Another Notorious, Scandalous MP Swears in at Bulgaria’s Parliament

A notorious Roma clan boss replaced on Friday Emil Ivanov, who was released from his MP duties in order for him to assume the post of Regional Governor of Sofia, a highly controversial election, which triggered fresh protests.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2013, Friday // 09:49 | Viewed: 2723

Bulgarian MPs to Vote on 'FBI' New Head

Bulgaria’s parliament will put to the vote on Friday the election of a new director of the State Agency for National Security, DANS, after surprisingly postponing the decision a day earlier.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2013, Friday // 08:35 | Viewed: 1165
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