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Bulgaria's Interior Minister Vows to Uncover Old Murder

Yet another ordered assassination from the past is about to be discovered, Bulgaria's Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov has announced.

Politics » Domestic | November 17, 2010, Wednesday // 11:11 | Viewed: 1325

Bulgarian Parliament to Vote Changes in Tax Laws

Bulgarian Parliament will vote at second reading the amendments to the tax laws, including the flat 9% value-added tax (VAT) in the tourism sector.

Politics » Domestic | November 17, 2010, Wednesday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1911

Bulgaria's Ex PM Mocks Classified Info Charges against Him

Bulgaria's former Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev declared he has had a "hearty laugh" while studying the evidence against him on charges of losing classified documents.

Politics » Domestic | November 15, 2010, Monday // 20:04 | Viewed: 1428

Kolev Elected Chair of Bulgarian Supreme Administrative Court

Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) has elected unanimously Judge Georgi Kolev as Chair of the Bulgarian Supreme Administrative Court.

Politics » Domestic | November 15, 2010, Monday // 19:48 | Viewed: 2020

Accused Senior Politician of Bulgaria's Ruling Party Claims to Be Faultless

Those attacking me attack statehood in Bulgaria, claimed Andrei Ivanov, chair of the Sofia Municipal Council and leader of the Sofia organization of ruling center-right GERB party.

Politics » Domestic | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 19:56 | Viewed: 1706

Police Boss: Bulgarian Media Should Apologize to Interior Minister

No gross crimes such as abduction and racketeering are carried out in Bulgaria, stated Secretary General of the Ministry of Interior Kalin Georgiev, defending the work of minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Politics » Domestic | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1538

Bulgaria's Rightists Add Putin Visit to Reasons for Dissing Cabinet

The Bulgarian rightist Blue Coalition has criticized the center-right GERB cabinet over what it saw as irresponsible energy policy with Russia and threatened to withdraw their support.

Politics » Domestic | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1510

Bulgarians Ever More Pesimistic, Socialists Gaining Ground - Study

The share of Bulgarians who think that their country is going in the wrong direction is growing early November, according to a study by Gallup International.

Politics » Domestic | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 14:19 | Viewed: 1490

Pro-, Anti-Putin Rallies Stir Bulgarian Capital

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's visit to Sofia has produced a real social impact, with rallies both pro- and against him in the Bulgarian capital.

Politics » Domestic | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1459

Bulgarian Right-wing Outraged by PM's Exculpation of Communism

Bulgaria's right-wing leader, Ivan Kostov, voiced Saturday strong criticism of the policies of the ruling, center-right Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB) party.

Politics » Domestic | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 13:36 | Viewed: 1453

Bulgarian Socialists Mull Stand on President's Political Project

The National Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is convening Saturday for the first time after the party's congress in October.

Politics » Domestic | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 12:43 | Viewed: 1239

Bulgaria to Impose Higher Fines for Speeding

Bulgarian MPs have adopted on first reading the amendments to the Bulgarian Road Traffic Act, which include higher sanctions for speeding.

Politics » Domestic | November 12, 2010, Friday // 14:32 | Viewed: 2115

Bulgarian Socialists: Partnership with President's ABV Project 'Natural'

The leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), Sergey Stanishev, has assessed as “completely natural” their partnership with the political project of the President Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Domestic | November 12, 2010, Friday // 12:31 | Viewed: 1187

Sofia, Awaiting Putin, Imposes Traffic Restrictions

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's scheduled visit to Sofia on Saturday will cause significant adjustments to the Bulgarian capital's traffic as early as on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | November 12, 2010, Friday // 10:29 | Viewed: 1277

Bulgaria's Ruling GERB Mulls President's Impeachment

Bulgaria's ruling, center-right Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB) party is going to consult other political formations about launching an impeachment procedure against President, Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 20:09 | Viewed: 1277

Bulgarian Nationalists Demand New President's Impeachment Procedure

The leader of the Bulgarian nationalist party Ataka, Volen Siderov, has urged for a new impeachment procedure for the President Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 14:40 | Viewed: 1238

Bulgarian Conservatives Ready with 'Alternative' Cabinet

The Bulgarian conservative "Order, Law and Justice" (RZS) party is introducing its own "shadow" cabinet on December 11, party leader, Yane Yanev, announced Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1127

Bulgaria's President: Current Govt Lacks Competence

The country is suffering a crisis in the governance due to the deficit of competency, Bulgaria's Socialist President, Georgi Parvanov, has announced.

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1611

Bulgaria Information Security Watchdog Rules on FinMin

Bulgaria's State Commission for Information Security has already come up with its ruling on whether Finance Minister Simeon Djankov has divulged classified information and should be taken to court.

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 12:17 | Viewed: 1428

Bulgaria President's ABV Political Project 'Not Party'

No party will be established today, Kostadin Paskalev, organizer of the forum "Bulgaria – on the next day," announced Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1230

Bulgaria President Raises the Curtain over ABV Project

Bulgaria's Socialist President, Georgi Parvanov, convenes on November 11 a national summit of his future political project named Alternative for Bulgarian Revival, the Bulgarian acronym being ABV (the first three letters of the Bulgarian alphabet).

Politics » Domestic | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 09:55 | Viewed: 1472
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