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Bulgaria's Constitutional Court: Plevneliev May Not Call Snap Elections

The Constitutional Court has declared inadmissible the request of President Rossen Plevneliev for an interpretation whether the head of state can call snap parliamentary elections in the last three months of his mandate without disbanding Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | November 23, 2016, Wednesday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1615

Bulgarian President To Hold Talks With Patriotic Front, BDC-Naroden Sayuz

President Rossen Plevneliev will hold talks with representatives of the Patriotic Front and the Bulgarian Democratic Centre – Naroden Sayuz within the framework of the political consultations with the parties represented in Parliament for dealing with the

Politics » Domestic | November 23, 2016, Wednesday // 09:25 | Viewed: 1109

RB Not To Propose Ministers for Caretaker Cabinet

The Reformist Bloc will not propose ministers for the caretaker government, stated to journalists the co-chairman of RB Nayden Zelenogorski after consultations with the president, reported Focus Agency.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1422

German Lufthansa Cancels Flights From Sofia To Munich, Frankfurt

German carrier Lufthansa has cancelled its flights from Sofia to Munich and Frankfurt on Wednesday, announced Sofia Airport.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1713

Outgoing Defense Minister To Be Indicted for MiG-29 Contract

Оutgoing Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev confirmed that he will be indicted on charges for the contract for the repair of fighter aircraft MIG-29 on November 23, according to the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1521

962 Illegal Migrants To Be Repatriated So Far in 2016

Since the beginning of the year until November 20, 962 illegal migrants have been sent to the borders of Bulgaria, waiting to be returned to their countries, announced the press centre of the Ministry of Interior (MVR) on November 22.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1060

Bulgaria's DPS: Plevneliev Does Not Have Right To Form Cabinet

President Rossen Plevneliev has neither the moral, nor juridicial right to form a caretaker cabinet, stated the chairman of DPS, Mustafa Karadayi after consultations with the head o state.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1055

Funding for Rozhen Observatory Not Included in Budget 2017

Scientists from the National Observatory in Rozhen, who have had problems with funding their work for years, are hoping to get BGN 550,000 in the beginning of 2017, according to Dnevnik.bg

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 1478

Refugees in Harmanli To Be Quarantined

Тhe movement of refugees outside the placement centre in Harmanli will be temporarily stopped as of November 23, said Deputy Minister of Health Vanio Sharkov at a briefing earlier on November 22.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 2088

Bulgaria's Building Sanitation Programme Not Terminated

The National Programme for Energy Efficiency of Multi-family Residential Buildings has not been terminated.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1035

All Outgoing Bulgarian Ministers To Give Statements on Vaccines Scandal

All outgoing ministers in the government will give statements on Tuesday and Wednesday at the investigation department at the Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office on the decision by default for the barter of vaccines between Bulgaria and Turkey, announced the s

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1746

Bulgaria's President To Hold Talks With DPS, Reformist Bloc

On Tuesday, President Rossen Plevneliev will talk separately with representatives of DPS and the Reformist Bloc within the framework of the political consultations with the parties represented in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 09:09 | Viewed: 1367

Reformist Bloc Does Not Want Mandate, Majoritarian Elections

The Reformist Bloc will not participate in a new government within the framework of the current Parliament and is against the introduction of a majoritarian system with 240 electoral regions.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1111

Bulgaria's Road Infrastructure Agency Chief Steps Down

The chairman of the Board of Directors of Road Infrastructure Agency Lazar Lazarov has tendered in his resignation at the Regional Development Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1156

Outgoing PM Borisov Threatens To Sue Tsvetan Vasilev for Slander

Outgoing PM Boyko Borisov has threatened to sue Tsvetan Vasilev for slander after Vasilev’s interview for BIT TV.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 14:09 | Viewed: 1799

Bulgaria’s President-Elect Radev: There Is No Political Crisis

There is no political crisis in Bulgaria, stated to journalists President-Elect Rumen Radev after the official ceremony for the presentation of the decision of the Central Election Commission for the nomination of president and vice president of Bulgaria,

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1543

Bulgaria’s Ombudsman To Submit Draft Bill on Electoral Code Amendments

Ombudsman Maya Manolova and representatives of the initiative committee for the carrying out of a National referendum 2016 will submit to Parliament a draft bill on amendments to the Electoral Code.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 13:10 | Viewed: 1111

State Agency for Refugees: There Is No Risk of Mass Infection in Harmanli

The information about a mass infection in the refugee center in Harmanli is not true, said the chairwoman of the State Agency for Refugees Petia Parvanova in an interview with Bulgarian National Radio on November  21.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1330

Closed Parking Lot Set on Fire in Bulgaria's Capital Sofia

A large closed parking lot has been set on fire on Sunday night in the capital Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1390

Road Police To Inspect Vehicles Under Operation Winter

Road police officers are beginning mass inspections in the country in order to check whether drivers have prepared their vehicles for the winter.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 09:49 | Viewed: 2071

Outgoing Health Minister To Be Indicted Over Vaccines Scandal

Outgoing Health Minister Petar Moskov has to appear at 16:30 hrs on Monday at Sofia Prosecutor’s Office and will probably be indicted regarding the vaccines scandal which happened at the beginning of the year.

Politics » Domestic | November 21, 2016, Monday // 09:22 | Viewed: 1838
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