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Bulgarian Socialists Approve Direct Election of Leader, Put Cap on MP Terms

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) on Sunday approved new rules putting a cap on lawmakers' terms and changing the way leaders are elected.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2017, Sunday // 14:00 | Viewed: 1717

Bulgaria's ex-PM Claims He Solved Migrant Crisis Entirely

"The problem with migrants has been solved entirely" in Bulgaria, former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2017, Sunday // 13:06 | Viewed: 5094

Several Sofia Neighborhoods Left without Power

Electricity supply has been cut in several southern neighborhoods in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2017, Sunday // 10:28 | Viewed: 1378

DOST, NPSD to Run Together in Bulgaria's Early Election

Two ethnic Turk-dominated parties will run together in the Bulgarian early election on March 26.

Politics » Domestic | February 5, 2017, Sunday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1742

Bulgarian CEC Amends Its Decision on Electronic Voting

The Central Election Commission (CEC) amended late on Friday night its decision on electronic voting machines by writing that during the elections on March 26 there will be electronic voting in all voting sections.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 16:27 | Viewed: 1676

Repairs To Be Made to Bulgaria's National Library

Urgent repairs will be made to the National Library St.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 14:08 | Viewed: 1378

BSP Estimates Parallel State Costs BGN 10 B, Promises To Close It Down

The election platform and new statutes of BSP will be discussed on Saturday and Sunday by nearly 800 delegates at the 49th Congress of the party.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1393

Ceiling of Bulgaria’s National Library Collapses

Heavy snow was the reason for the collapse of the ceiling of the National Library St.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 12:26 | Viewed: 1795

If BSP Governs, Bulgaria Will Demand Lifting Sanctions Against Russia

If BSP governs Bulgaria after these elections, Bulgaria will be the first country in the European Union which will “categorically” raise the issue of lifting the sanctions against Russia, stated BSP leader Korneliya Ninova in an interview for BNT.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 09:34 | Viewed: 2594

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry Reports Positive Balance on Migrants

For the first time in years, Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry reported a positive balance in terms of the number of migrants taken out of the country, compared to the number of foreign citizens who entered Bulgarian territory illegally.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 09:15 | Viewed: 1811

Former Energy Minister Ovcharov Indicted on New Charge

The Prosecutor’s Office has indicted Rumen Ovcharov on charges of abuse of office because, while he was Economics and Energy Minister, he gave permission to the director of the Bobov dol mines to sign a contract with a trade enterprise for the extraction

Politics » Domestic | February 3, 2017, Friday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1337

NDK Repairs Become Priority of Bulgaria's Interim Govt

The acceleration of the repairs of the sites where the meetings of Bulgaria’s Presidency of the Council of the EU will be held is the main priority of the interim government, commented at a meeting on Friday Deputy PM on the preparation of the presidency

Politics » Domestic | February 3, 2017, Friday // 16:40 | Viewed: 1517

GERB's Programme: Education, Military Training, Anti-Corruption

Education will be the first priority in the election campaign of GERB, stated the mayor of Sofia Yordanka Fandakova at the presentation of some of the ideas of the party.

Politics » Domestic | February 3, 2017, Friday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1351

NPSD Leaves Reformist Bloc To Cooperate With DOST

At the executive council of the Reformist Bloc, the chairman of the People’s Party Svoboda i Dostoynstvo (Freedom and Dignity) (NPSD) Orhan Ismailov announced that his party has decided on maximum cooperation with DOST, stated the chairman of the election

Politics » Domestic | February 3, 2017, Friday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1244

ABV, Movement 21 To Form Coalition for Snap Elections

ABV and Movement 21 will sign an official political agreement for the next parliamentary elections.

Politics » Domestic | February 3, 2017, Friday // 09:00 | Viewed: 1415

CEC: No Machine Voting in Snap Elections

There will be no voting machines in the snap elections, unless there is a candidate for a public procurement offer or if that candidate does not fulfill the security criteria, announced the Central Election Commission (CEC).

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 19:02 | Viewed: 1246

Bulgaria's President Imposes First Veto

President Rumen Radev made a statement on Thursday announcing that he has imposed a veto on the Concessions Act adopted by Parliament in the last few working days of the 43rd Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 18:14 | Viewed: 2785

Bulgarian Court Registers Barekov's Recharge Bulgaria Movement

Sofia City Court has registered the movement  “Prezaredi Balgaria” (Recharge Bulgaria) established by Nikolay Barekov.

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 17:39 | Viewed: 1599

CEC: BGN 30 M Not Sufficient for Voting Machines in Snap Elections

BGN 30 M will not be sufficient for the voting machines but the Central Election Commission has the assurance of the interim Finance Minister that the funds needed will be secured, stated the spokesperson of CEC Kameliya Neykova, reported BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 16:22 | Viewed: 1182

Gallup: 79% Approval Rating for Bulgaria's New President

Bulgarian voters in general appraise positively the first ten days of President Rumen Radev’s mandate (79%), showed data from an independent telephone survey of Gallup International conducted in the period February 1-2, 2017 among 803 people throughout Bu

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1865

Bulgaria's Govt Pledges to Get Voting Machines

Bulgarian authorities will make sure voting machines are available in all polling stations for the early election on March 26, interim Deputy Prime Minister Stefan Yanev has said.

Politics » Domestic | February 2, 2017, Thursday // 14:55 | Viewed: 1240
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