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Bulgaria's Parliament to Get Opposition Deputy Speaker

Tsetska Tsacheva, a key lawmaker of Bulgaria's center-right GERB party, will become Deputy Speaker of the country's Parliament, GERB deputy leader Tsvetan Tsvetanov announced on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | August 30, 2013, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 912

Bulgarian President Condemns Syrian Chemical Strike

Bulgaria's president has deplored the use of chemical weapons on August 21 in Syria in an official statement in Bulgarian northern town of Shabla.

Politics » Domestic | August 29, 2013, Thursday // 15:59 | Viewed: 953

Bulgarian Socialists 'Pleased' with Roger Waters Agenda

The Bulgarian Socialist party, BSP, in an unusual move, sent Thursday information to the media about part of the schedule of rock legend Roger Waters.

Politics » Domestic | August 29, 2013, Thursday // 15:08 | Viewed: 2208

Bulgarian Right Wing: Govt Revives Communist Security

Bulgaria's Socialist-led government has appointed as new Chair of the State Agency Archives a person linked to the former Communist State Security, DS.

Politics » Domestic | August 29, 2013, Thursday // 14:04 | Viewed: 1953

Embattled Bulgarian PM 'Embraces' Civil Society

Bulgarian Prime Minister, Plamen Oresharski, told his supporters Thursday he was fully aware of the need to establish work groups to debate current and important issues in the country.

Politics » Domestic | August 29, 2013, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1127

Bulgarian Anti-Govt Protesters Rally for Day 76

About 300 Bulgarians have taken once again to the streets of the capital Sofia Wednesday evening to demand the resignation of the country's government.

Politics » Domestic | August 29, 2013, Thursday // 08:42 | Viewed: 1077

Bulgarian Govt OKs Controversial Reshuffles

Bulgaria's Socialist-led government of Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski voted and approved Wednesday the latest wave of dismissals and new appointments.

Politics » Domestic | August 28, 2013, Wednesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 2336

Director of Bulgarian Fund Agriculture Calls it Quits

The Executive Director of Bulgarian State Fund Agriculture has handed in his resignation Wednesday morning.

Politics » Domestic | August 28, 2013, Wednesday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1164

Irked Sofia Citizens Call For Regulated Anti-Govt Protests

The clamor of the protests against Bulgaria’s Socialist-endorsed government, which have been going on for more than two months already, has proved irritating for many citizens living in downtown Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | August 28, 2013, Wednesday // 10:54 | Viewed: 897

Bulgarians Stage Anti-Govt Rally for 75th Day

Scores of Bulgarians have taken once again to the streets of the capital Sofia Tuesday evening to demand the resignation of the country's government.

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 20:57 | Viewed: 1038

Bulgarian Govt Reshuffles Archives Agency Too

Bulgaria's Socialist-led government is planning to release Martin Ivanov as Chair of the State Agency Archives and to replace him with Ivan Komitski.

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 20:29 | Viewed: 2058

Ex Bulgarian PM: EU to Freeze Funds over New Govt

The new "Three-Way Coalition" is well on its way to bring Bulgaria back to the times when EU funding was frozen.

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 19:36 | Viewed: 2456

Bulgaria's GERB Announces End of Parliament Boycott

The parliamentary group of the opposition center-right Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB, is gathering together at the beginning of September in a bid to return to work.

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 17:42 | Viewed: 1024

Bulgaria's Investment Agency Head Resigns via Facebook

InvestBulgaria Agency CEO Borislav Stefanov has resigned Tuesday, listing the grounds for his decision on Facebook.

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 17:26 | Viewed: 1519

Bulgarian Govt 'Fans': President Is String-Puppet

People who support Bulgaria's Socialist-led government gathered once again Tuesday on Independence Square, near the Office of the President and his Administration.

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1508

Bulgarian Pollsters Slam Parliament's Attempt to Axe Opinion Research Center

Bulgaria's main polling agencies have criticized the Parliament's intention to close state-owned National Center for Study of Public Opinion (NCIOM).

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 855

Bulgarian Protesters Firm: Gearing up for Sept 4

Rallies against Bulgaria’s Socialist-backed government in the capital Sofia may have reduced sharply, but protesters are bracing up for a showdown.

Politics » Domestic | August 26, 2013, Monday // 20:47 | Viewed: 1484

Bulgarian Govt 'Fans' Call for President's Impeachment

People who support Bulgaria's Socialist-led government pledged Monday to continue to stage counter protest rallies until President, Rosen Plevneliev, resigns.

Politics » Domestic | August 26, 2013, Monday // 14:33 | Viewed: 1535

Scandalous Reshuffles Reported in Bulgaria's Customs

Nikolay Popov, who has been stripped of his right to access classified information over suspected ties with drug dealers, is going to be the acting Director of the Bulgarian Customs Agency.

Politics » Domestic | August 26, 2013, Monday // 13:04 | Viewed: 1461

Bulgaria's GERB Renegades Name New Party BASTA

Renegades from the formerly-ruling and now opposition Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria Party, GERB, have named their new formation BASTA.

Politics » Domestic | August 26, 2013, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 7888

Bulgarians Stage Anti-Govt Rally for 73rd Day

About 300 Bulgarians have taken once again to the streets of the capital Sofia Sunday evening to demand the resignation of the country's government.

Politics » Domestic | August 26, 2013, Monday // 08:09 | Viewed: 893
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