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Socialist Presidential Candidate Denies 'Russophilia' Claims

Bulgaria should develop its own policies and pursue and defend them abroad, and not the other way around, the Air Force's ex-commander and current socialist presidential candidate has said.

Politics » Domestic | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 20:37 | Viewed: 1791

Bulgaria's DPS Party Mulls Nominating Honorary Chairman Dogan for President

Ahmed Dogan, the honorary chair of the Movements and Freedoms Party (DPS), could be nominated for President of Bulgaria, the party's current head Mustafa Karadayi has said.

Politics » Domestic | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1898

Sofia Prosecutor's Office Investigates Former Sofia District Governor

Sofia Prosecutor’s Office has started an investigation against former Sofia District Governor Veselin Penev over the Tsarski konyushni deal.

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2016, Saturday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1583

Two Men Detained for Transporting Illegal Migrants

Two men have been detained by Chief Directorate National Police during a specialised operation.

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2016, Saturday // 13:00 | Viewed: 3124

2,000 Traffic-Related Accidents at Pedestrian Crossings

There have been over 2,000 traffic-related accidents at pedestrian crossings in the three largest cities – Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna in the period January, 2013-June, 2016, showed data presented by the Interior Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2016, Saturday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1515

Bulgaria's Crime Rate Decreases

The crime rate in Bulgaria is lower, showed statistical data presented by Interior Minister Bachvarova.

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2016, Saturday // 11:42 | Viewed: 1626

One-third of Roma People Do Not Consider Themselves Poor

One-third of Roma people in Bulgaria do not consider themselves poor, while 67.2% reckon so, showed data of the National Statistical Institute from the 2015 annual survey.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 16:45 | Viewed: 3797

34% of Bulgarians Live in Dire Straits

Over 34% of Bulgarians live in dire straits.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 14:50 | Viewed: 2315

60 Ships Stranded Near Belene Island

A total of 60 ships have been stranded near the Belene island because of the low water level of the Danube, announced the Maritime Administration Executive Agency.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1885

Regional Development Minister Pavlova Requests Sofia City Court To Annul Tsarski Konyushni Deal

Minister of Regional Development Lilyana Pavlova has requested that Sofia City Court annul the contracts for the sale of the land under the tsarski konyushni over which the Sofia District Governor Veselin Penev resigned.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 13:58 | Viewed: 3204

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry to Set Up Checkpoints over 'Tensions' in Sofia Neighborhood

“My information is that this is not about tension inside the centre, but about tension created by groups of people who are not even residents of the neighbourhood.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 13:37 | Viewed: 2370

Plovdiv Regional Prosecutor's Office Demands Chief Architect Russev's Dismissal

The Regional Prosecutor’s Office – Plovdiv has demanded the dismissal of the chief architect of the city Rumen Russev.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1526

Wizz Air To Resume Sofia-Varna Flights on March 26

Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz air will resume its flights between Sofia and Varna on March 26, 2017.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2016, Friday // 11:54 | Viewed: 3626

Prosecutor's Office Protests Biserov's Acquittal

The Prosecutor’s Office has protested the acquittal of former Deputy Chairman of the 42nd Parliament and of DPS Hristo Biserov, ruled by the Sofia Appellate Court in the beginning of July.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 16:21 | Viewed: 1579

Coordination Centre for Counteracting Illegal Migration Established

A Coordination Centre for Counteracting Illegal Migration has been established with Chief Directorate Border Police, announced the Ministry of Interior.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 15:43 | Viewed: 3030

Over BGN 20 M Invested in Sofia Schools, Kindergartens in 2016

Over BGN 20 M have been invested in 2016 for repairs and construction of schools and kindergartens in Sofia, stated Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1563

Perushtitsa Mayor Indicted on Two More Counts

Regional Prosecutor’s Office – Plovdiv has indicted the Mayor of Perushtitsa on two more counts besides the demanded bribe of BGN 40,000.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 13:43 | Viewed: 2822

October 19 Declared Day of Bulgarian-Hungarian Friendship

The Bulgarian Parliament declared October 19 day of Bulgarian-Hungarian Friendship.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1486

Plovdiv Most Dangerous Bulgarian City in Terms of Traffic-related Accidents

Plovdiv is the most dangerous city in Bulgaria in terms of traffic-related accidents.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 10:34 | Viewed: 2933

Former Bulgarian Finance Minister Alexandrov Investigated for Usury

Former Finance Minister Stoyan Alexandrov is being investigated for usury, announced the speaker of the Chief Prosecutor Rumyana Arnaudova on bTV.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 2842

Police Eases Tension Between Ovcha Kupel Residents and Migrants

The tension between the residents of the Ovcha Kupel district in Sofia and migrants placed in the detention centre there increased sharply on Wednesday night, and the police had to intervene.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 09:52 | Viewed: 3053