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Bulgaria's Constitutional Court Names New Chair

Dimitar Tokushev, a former Dean of Sofia University's Faculty of Law, has been elected as the new chair of Bulgaria's Constitutional Court.

Politics » Domestic | March 4, 2013, Monday // 13:45 | Viewed: 826

Bulgaria Anti-Corruption Unit Deputy Chief Kicked Out

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has surprisingly dismissed the deputy chief of the Center for Prevention of Organized Crime and Corruption (BORKOR), which was set up two years ago.

Politics » Domestic | March 4, 2013, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 1295

Bulgarian Protesters Put up Tent Camp near President HQ

Bulgarian protesters organized in a group under the name "Eagles' Bridge' are about to start setting up a tent protest camp in the garden in front of the presidency administration in downtown Sofia on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | March 4, 2013, Monday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1169

Bulgaria's Constitutional Court Finally to Elect Its Chair

After a five-month stalemate, Bulgaria finally has a functioning Constitutional Court, which is expected to elect its chair on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | March 4, 2013, Monday // 08:02 | Viewed: 909

Bulgarian President: Liberation Day Is Eternal Source of Pride

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has addressed the nation at the official celebrations of Liberation Day Sunday evening.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2013, Sunday // 19:42 | Viewed: 913

Siderov Reelected Bulgarian Nationalist Party Leader

Volen Siderov has been reelected leader of Bulgaria's far-right nationalist party Ataka on Sunday.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2013, Sunday // 17:16 | Viewed: 1175

Infamous Bulgarian Coalition Falls Apart

Bulgaria's short-lived, questionable coalition "For Order, Law and Justice with Mareshki" has fallen apart.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2013, Sunday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1042

Bulgaria's GERB Strips Embattled Varna Mayor of Support

Bulgaria's center-right Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB, has withdrawn its endorsement for embattled Varna Mayor, Kiril Yordanov.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2013, Sunday // 11:18 | Viewed: 1478

Bulgaria's President: No Member of Caretaker Govt Is Clear Yet

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has insisted that no member of the caretaker government is yet clear.

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2013, Saturday // 20:06 | Viewed: 1121

Protesters in Bulgaria Draft Concrete Demands for Nationwide Rally

Protesters and representatives of NGOs gathered Saturday at a second round table discussion in Sofia to discuss demands for changes to the Election Code and decide on the coordination of the nationwide rally scheduled for March 3.

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2013, Saturday // 18:24 | Viewed: 1390

Bulgarian Socialist Leader: It Is Too Late To Change Election Code

Commenting on proposals of protesters for the introduction of majority voting, Sergey Stanishev, leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has said that there is not enough time to amend the Election Code, given that President Rosen Plevneliev has alr

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2013, Saturday // 16:53 | Viewed: 1018

HP's Sasha Bezuhanova Tipped to Become Bulgaria's Caretaker PM

Sasha Bezuhanova, a senior executive at HP, will head Bulgaria's caretaker government until the May 12 elections, according to Yane Yanev, leader of the marginal conservative party RZS ("Order, Law, Justice").

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2013, Saturday // 12:41 | Viewed: 2350

Bulgaria's Devt Minister: We Should Have Boosted the Economy

Bulgaria's resigining Borisov Cabinet made a mistake because it failed to boost the economy once it established financial stability, its Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova stated Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2013, Saturday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1056

Borisov Must Be Investigated for Acquiring Media, Ex PM Says

Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov must be investigated for trading influence, former Bulgarian PM and right-wing opposition leader Ivan Kostov has stated.

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2013, Saturday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1100

Scandal, Walk-Out Mar Bulgaria President Public Council Talks

Consultations for the establishment of a Public Council at Bulgaria's presidency were brought to an abrupt end after representatives of the protesters walked out.

Politics » Domestic | March 1, 2013, Friday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1604

Outgoing Bulgarian PM Vows to Stay Clear of Caretaker Govt

Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has declared that he would not meddle in the formation of a caretaker government.

Politics » Domestic | March 1, 2013, Friday // 11:20 | Viewed: 891

Bulgarian President Delays Giving Mandate to Ethnic Turks

Bulgaria's President, Rosen Plevneliev, has postponed for March 5 giving the mandate to the ethnic Turkish party, Movement for Rights and Freedoms, DPS, to form an interim government.

Politics » Domestic | March 1, 2013, Friday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1272

Bulgarian President Launches Public Council Consultations

Bulgaria's President, Rosen Plevneliev, is calling Friday consultations for the establishment of a Public Council at his office.

Politics » Domestic | March 1, 2013, Friday // 08:41 | Viewed: 838

Outgoing Bulgarian PM Leaves Hospital

Outgoing Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has been discharged from hospital, according to local media.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2013, Thursday // 15:50 | Viewed: 987

Sofia Municipal Company CEO Sacked for Using Company Funds for Personal Purposes

The Sofia Municipal Council has dismissed Diyan Tsvetkov, Executive Director of municipal real estate company Sofiyski Imoti, over personal expenses paid on the company account.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2013, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 1355

Bulgaria's Ex Deputy Regional Min Picked for Caretaker PM - Report

Ekaterina Zaharieva, who served as Bulgaria's deputy regional minister before joining the presidential team, has been picked for caretaker prime minister, according to unconfirmed information.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2013, Thursday // 14:41 | Viewed: 1664
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