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Bulgarian GERB MP: Blast Is Provocation against Democracy

To say that the ruling Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria, GERB, party, has something to do with overnight blasts in Sofia is insanity, according to the Deputy Chair of the GERB parliamentary group, Dimitar Glavchev.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2011, Tuesday // 11:07 | Viewed: 956

Bulgarian Conservative Leader: Blast Is Pure Terrorism

The overnight blast at the headquarters of Bulgaria's conservative party Order, Law and Justice (RZS) party is a professional terrorist attack, according to party leader of Yane Yanev.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2011, Tuesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1190

Bulgaria PM Unruffled by Blasts at Anti-Govt Parties Offices

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has ordered swift investigation into the blasts near the offices of two opposition parties in downtown Sofia, while making it clear he is unperturbed by the incident.

Politics » Domestic | July 19, 2011, Tuesday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1388

Bulgaria's PM Pictured as Hero vs Three-Headed Dragon

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has been described as "the hero" that will slay "the three-headed dragon" by his ruling centrist-right GERB's key MP, Iskra Fidosova.

Politics » Domestic | July 18, 2011, Monday // 17:57 | Viewed: 1106

Bulgaria's Opposition Embarks on 3rd Doomed No Confidence Motion

Bulgaria's centrist and leftist opposition has tabled to Parliament a no confidence motion for the Borisov Cabinet which has hardly any chances of being passed.

Politics » Domestic | July 18, 2011, Monday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1202

Bulgarian Right Wing Doomed If Not Oppositional - Leader

Bulgaria's rightist Blue Coalition would be doomed if it decides to support the ruling centrist-right GERB in the upcoming no confidence vote this week, according to Ivan Kostov, the coalition's co-leader.

Politics » Domestic | July 18, 2011, Monday // 13:36 | Viewed: 968

Opposition's No-Confidence Vote Enters Bulgarian Parliament

Bulgaria's parliamentary opposition is submitting Monday the third no-confidence vote against the cabinet of the center-right Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria, GERB, party.

Politics » Domestic | July 18, 2011, Monday // 08:56 | Viewed: 1090

Bulgarian Nationalists 'Ataka' Still Make Sure Borisov Cabinet Will Live

Even though it withdrew its formal support for Bulgaria's government of the center-right party GERB, the nationalist party Ataka has declared it will not back a no confidence motion of the leftist and rightist opposition.

Politics » Domestic | July 17, 2011, Sunday // 15:47 | Viewed: 1512

Bulgarian Conservatives Admit Organizing Anti-Borisov Campaign

Bulgaria's marginal, conservative Order, Law and Justice Party, RZS, is behind the billboard and website-based campaign calling for Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to be fired.

Politics » Domestic | July 17, 2011, Sunday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1199

Bulgarian Nationalist Party Confirms Presidential, Vice Presidential Candidates

Pavel Shopov is the Vice Presidential nominee of Bulgarian nationalist party Ataka at the October 2011 elections, according to a media statement of the formation.

Politics » Domestic | July 17, 2011, Sunday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1074

Bulgarian Right Wing Leader Cries Foul over PM's 'Racketeering'

Ivan Kostov, co-chair of the rightist Bulgarian Blue Coalition, has reiterated that his formation will back the upcoming no confidence vote against the centrist-right GERB's minority government.

Politics » Domestic | July 16, 2011, Saturday // 15:25 | Viewed: 1170

Bulgaria's Ruling GERB Firmly behind Interior Minister

The parliamentary group of Bulgaria's ruling Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria, GERB, party issued a declaration in support of Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Politics » Domestic | July 15, 2011, Friday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1378

Ex Bulgarian Chief of Staff Probed as US Informer

Bulgaria's State Agency for National Security (DANS) is probing within its authority revelations of the whistle-blowing site WikiLeaks that former Chief of General Staff, Nikola Kolev, has provided valuable information to the US Embassy in the beginning o

Politics » Domestic | July 15, 2011, Friday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1553

Bulgarian Socialists Lash at PM over Betting on Sports

A scandal raged in the Bulgarian Parliament Friday between Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, and the opposition Bulgarian Socialists, during the regularly scheduled parliamentary control session.

Politics » Domestic | July 15, 2011, Friday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1534

Bulgarian Specialized Courts to Become Operational in 2012

The Bulgarian Parliament has passed at first reading amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code postponing the launch of specialized courts for January 01, 2012.

Politics » Domestic | July 15, 2011, Friday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1251

Bulgarian Oppositional Leaders Bombarded with Death Threats - PM

Bulgaria's ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms Ahmed Dogan has received as many as 11 death threats since 2006, according to the country's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | July 15, 2011, Friday // 14:21 | Viewed: 950

Bulgarian PM Declares Total Disregard of 3rd No Confidence Vote

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov does not intend to defend his government's policies in Parliament during the upcoming no confidence vote.

Politics » Domestic | July 15, 2011, Friday // 09:30 | Viewed: 1235

Website 'Firing' Bulgarian PM Bashes Rulers over 'Police Methods'

The recently launched Bulgarian website that started a campaign to "fire" the country's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has been a subject of hacker attacks, its anonymous creators have claimed.

Politics » Domestic | July 14, 2011, Thursday // 20:07 | Viewed: 987

Bulgarian Opposition Postpones No Confidence Vote Proposal

Bulgaria's oppositional parties have postponed their proposal for a no confidence vote against the ruling centrist-right GERB's minority government until next week.

Politics » Domestic | July 14, 2011, Thursday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1040

Bulgaria's Ruling Party Accused of Using Army for Catering

Bulgarian solders have been ordered by the ruling centrist-right GERB to set up tents and carry out preparations for an outside party planned for its MPs, according to an oppositional Bulgarian Socialist Party member.

Politics » Domestic | July 14, 2011, Thursday // 18:23 | Viewed: 1230

Bulgarian GERB MPs Deny Conflict of Interest, Will Pay Fine

The two Members of the Parliament from the ruling Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria, GERB, party, who have been found by the Court to be in conflict of interest deny any guilt.

Politics » Domestic | July 14, 2011, Thursday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1154