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Ukraine Crisis Poses Threat to Bulgaria's Security -Interior Minister

The Ukraine crisis endangers Bulgaria's security due to possible disruptions to supplies of strategic raw materials such as nuclear fuel, according to Interior Minister Yovchev.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2014, Monday // 18:52 | Viewed: 2134

Bulgaria PM Urges Calm amid Ukraine Crisis

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has urged calm amid the tensions in Ukraine.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2014, Monday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgaria Vice President Rules Out War Scenario for Ukraine

Bulgarian Vice President Margarita Popova has ruled out the scenario of the crisis in Ukraine escalating into a war.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2014, Monday // 14:33 | Viewed: 1327

Bulgaria Parliament to Discuss Election Code Veto Tuesday

Bulgaria's Parliament will hold an emergency sitting on Tuesday to discuss the presidential veto on the new Election Code.

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2014, Sunday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1113

Bulgarian Municipalities Sue Govt over Regional Devt Funds Allocation

Four municipalities ran by mayors from center-right party GERB are suing the government over the distribution of BGN 290 M in public funding.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 17:50 | Viewed: 1413

Bulgaria’s Plevneliev Presents Book on Ex President Term of Office

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev will present a book dedicated to the political career of his colleague Petar Stoyanov in the city of Plovdiv, Friday.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1168

Bulgarian Election Rules Referendum Petition Complete

Some 500,000 signatures have been gathered in the petition calling for a referendum on election rules in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1075

Bulgaria's Government Loses Popularity Again

The confidence in Bulgaria's Government has dropped to 18%.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1008

Bulgarian National Security Service Head, Deputy, Resign

Todor Kodzheykov, head of Bulgaria's National Security Service (NSO), and his deputy, Kalin Ivanov, have resigned.

Politics » Domestic | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 23:12 | Viewed: 1173

Police Operation underway at Sofia Municipality, Municipal Bank

A police operation is underway at the main offices of the Sofia Municipality and the Municipal Bank.

Politics » Domestic | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 13:53 | Viewed: 1296

Bulgarian President to Veto New Election Code

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will veto the new Election Code which was adopted by the Parliament on February 21.

Politics » Domestic | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1164

Bulgaria's Police Officers Get 10% Pay Raise

Bulgaria's government has approved a 10% police officers pay raise, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 1141

Bulgaria and Romania to Cooperate in the Agricultural Sector

Bulgarian and Romanian Agriculture Ministries will join efforts in the sector, after the government approved the draft Protocol on cooperation.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 995

Bulgarian Ministry to Present Municipal Projects at Int'l Expos

Bulgaria's Ministry of Investment Planning will pool efforts with municipal administrations for promoting large municipal projects at expos in Western Europe.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 831

Two New Bulgarian MPs Take Oaths of Office

Two new MPs took an oath of office at the beginning of Wednesday's sitting of the Bulgarian Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 836

Support for Voting Rules Referendum Growing in Bulgaria

More than 300,000 signatures have been collected in favour of a referendum on Bulgaria's election rules and procedures.

Politics » Domestic | February 25, 2014, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1008

The Bulgarians Despise The Politicians

The majority of employed Bulgarians despise the leading politicians and want early elections.

Politics » Domestic | February 25, 2014, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1213

Staff Dismissal Due to Bulgarian-Turkish Border Fence Scams

A number of Bulgaria's Defense Ministry and Interior Ministry administrative employees are up for dismissal due to Bulgarian-Turkish border fence cost miscalculations.

Politics » Domestic | February 24, 2014, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1324

Opposition ‘Renegade’ MP to Join New Bulgarian Party as Expert

Krasimir Stefanov, a former center-right GERB opposition MP, who left his parliamentary group on Monday, could join the new 'Bulgaria without Censorship' party as an expert.

Politics » Domestic | February 21, 2014, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1011

Bulgaria's President Strongly Opposes Ethnic Extremism

Bulgaria's President expressed his hope that there would be no need to call a Consultative Council for National Security meeting regarding ethnic peace in the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1125

Bulgarian Parliament Adopts Declaration on National Unity

The Bulgarian Parliament adopted on Wednesday a declaration on national unity, introduced by the Parliament Speaker Mihail Mikov.

Politics » Domestic | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1085
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