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Parents of Disabled Children Protest In Front of Bulgarian Parliament

Hundreds of people protested in front of the Bulgarian Parliament on Wednesday – young people and parents of disabled children.

Politics » Domestic | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 16:06 | Viewed: 2281

Perushtitsa Mayor Faces 10 Years in Prison

Perushtitsa’s Mayor faces between 3 and 10 years in prison, a BGN 20,000 fine and dismissal.

Politics » Domestic | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 2185

Bulgaria Calls for 'Immediate' EUR 160 M Border Assistance Package

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has insisted the EU should approve EUR 160 M worth of border assistance at the forthcoming Bratislava Summit this week.

Politics » Domestic | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1625

Bulgarian Invention First Implemented in UK

The world's first ever hydrogen hybrid sweeper, developed in Bulgaria, is to be officially unveiled in Birmingham on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 10:57 | Viewed: 2886

Bulgarian MP Indicted over Hooliganism, Obstruction of Police

The Bulgarian prosecuting authority has filed an indictment against Aleksandar Metodiev, a lawmaker from the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS).

Politics » Domestic | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1343

Medicines To Become Cheaper As Of January 1, 2017

Medicines will become cheaper as of January 1, 2017 and not as previously envisioned on September 1, 2016.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 21:20 | Viewed: 2554

GERB Thwarts Reform in Interior Ministry

Policemen will retain the full package of privileges with a compensation of up to 20 salaries and the option to use 12 additional days of annual leave.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 20:14 | Viewed: 2263

Central Election Commission To Pay BGN 180,000 for Election Videos, Internet Campaign

The Central Election Commission will pay BGN 179,500, VAT excluded, for two explanatory campaigns before the presidential elections and the referendum on November 6.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 18:48 | Viewed: 2197

Average Social Security Income at BGN 763,04

The average social security income for the country is BGN 763,04, reported the National statistical Institute.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 2346

Council for Electronic Media Suspends TV7, News7, Super 7 Licenses

The council for Electronic Media has suspended the licenses of TV7, News7 and Super 7, announced BNR.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 17:43 | Viewed: 2547

Bulgarian Government Dismisses Sofia District Governor

The government has dismissed Veselin Penev as Sofia District Governor.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 16:27 | Viewed: 2032

Ninova: Borissov's Government Is Humiliating Bulgaria By Preventing a Bulgarian From Heading UN

The government is humiliating Bulgaria and mining the possibility of a Bulgarian heading the UN, stated BSP’ leader Korneliya Ninova regarding the information that Bulgaria is going to change the nomination of Irina Bokova with that of Kristalina Georgiev

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1337

Zero Inflation in August

The index of consumer prices has remained unchanged in August, compared to the previous month and the monthly inflation is zero, reported the National Statistical Institute.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1868

Another Dead Body Found in Danube River

Another dead body has been found on Tuesday in the Danube, stated the Chief of Border Police, Dimitar Chorbadzhiev.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 15:43 | Viewed: 2403

Bulgarian Government To Open New Refugee Centre

The government is studying the option of opening a new refugee centre and is prepared to send more military forces to defend the border with Turkey, stated Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 15:28 | Viewed: 2109

Bulgaria Seeks to Challenge Tsarski Konyushni Deal in Court

Bulgaria's Regional Development Ministry will try to contest a deal with state property in Sofia in the courts, its head Minister Lilyana Pavlova has said.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 14:41 | Viewed: 2208

Bulgaria's PM Names Bokova as Only Nomination for UN Chief 'by Sept 26'

UNESCO head Irina Bokova is Bulgaria's single UN Secretary General candidate, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 12:35 | Viewed: 5189

Controversy over EU, NATO Flags Desecration at Russophile Gathering

The socialist-backed presidential candidate, Maj Gen Rumen Radev, attended on Sunday a gathering of the "friends of Russia" and addressed the crowd.

Politics » Domestic | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 1610

Sofia Governor Denies PM Pressured Him to Step Down

Sofia District Governor Veselin Penev has refuted claims that Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov had tried to pressure him into resigning.

Politics » Domestic | September 12, 2016, Monday // 10:44 | Viewed: 2405

Bulgaria's IntMin 'Not Aware' of Govt Plans to Change UN Top Job Nominee

Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova has said she has no information about intentions of the cabinet to replace its nomination of UNESCO head Irina Bokova for the office of UN Secretary General.

Politics » Domestic | September 12, 2016, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 1617

Registration Begins for Bulgaria's Presidential Elections, Referendum

The Central Electoral Committee (CIK) kicks off registration of political parties, coalitions and initiative committee for the upcoming presidential vote and a three-point referendum on the political system.

Politics » Domestic | September 12, 2016, Monday // 09:27 | Viewed: 1587