One Bulgarian Reportedly Killed in Paris Attacks

One Bulgarian citizen was reportedly killed in one of the multiple attacks, which claimed the lives of at least 128 people and left more than 180 people injured in Paris on Friday night.

World | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 16:41 | Viewed: 3550

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Paris Attacks

Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the series of attacks in Paris on Friday night, which left at least 128 people dead and more than 180 others injured.

World | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 14:29 | Viewed: 3813

French President Declares Paris Attacks as 'Act of War by IS'

French President Francois Hollande declared the series of attacks carried out in Paris on Friday night as constituting an “act of war organised by Islamic State (IS)”.

World | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 12:44 | Viewed: 1761

Foreign Ministry Has No Information on Bulgarian Casualties in Paris Attacks

The Foreign Ministry has no information on any Bulgarian citizens injured or killed in the multiple attacks, which left at least 120 people dead and more than 200 others wounded in Paris on Friday night.

World | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 09:59 | Viewed: 1550

Multiple Attacks in Paris Leave At Least 120 Dead

At least 120 people were killed after multiple gun and bomb attacks took place in Paris on Friday night.

World | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 02:01 | Viewed: 3350

Russia's Putin Denies Turkish Stream Has Lost Momentum

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project hasn’t lost momentum but needs elaboration due to the large number of legal, technical and economic issues which the two sides have to resolve jointly.

World » Russia | November 13, 2015, Friday // 17:36 | Viewed: 2506

Sweden Introduces Border Checks amidst Growing Migrant Crisis

Sweden, known as a haven for refugees, has temporarily reintroduced border checks in a bid to stem a record influx of migrants.

World » EU | November 13, 2015, Friday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1848

Hungary Ready to Build Fence on Border with Romania if Needed

Hungary is ready to erect another barrier on its borders to deter a flow of migrants, this time on the border with Romania, a senior official has said.

World » EU | November 13, 2015, Friday // 10:38 | Viewed: 2193

AFP: EU Leaders Consider Meeting with Turkey’s President on Refugees  

Leaders of EU member states on Thursday discussed a possible meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan later this month to seek his help in alleviating the worst migrant crisis in Europe since World War II, AFP reported.

World | November 12, 2015, Thursday // 19:38 | Viewed: 1576

EC Approves 4 New Promotion Programmes for Bulgarian Agri Products

The European Commission has approved four Bulgarian programmes to promote several of the country’s agricultural products both inside and outside the EU.

World » EU | November 12, 2015, Thursday // 18:23 | Viewed: 2287

EP Calls on EU Members to Contribute EUR 2.3 B Windfall Revenue to Actions on Migration  

The European Parliament has called on member states to deliver on their pledges and pay for the EU migration actions that have been agreed by EU leaders.

World » EU | November 12, 2015, Thursday // 16:46 | Viewed: 2138

Italy Criticises Eastern EU States on Measures Taken Against Refugees

On the eve of the international summit on migration, which is taking place in Valletta on Wednesday and Thursday, Italy criticised EU member states from Eastern Europe for their recent measures on solving the refugee crisis, which have included strengthen

World » EU | November 12, 2015, Thursday // 12:05 | Viewed: 2173

EU to Strengthen Cooperation on Migration with African Partners by EUR 1.8 B Fund

The EU is to strengthen cooperation on migration and economic development with African partners by allocating EUR 1.

World » EU | November 12, 2015, Thursday // 10:55 | Viewed: 2007

ITU Moves to Enable Civil Aircraft Tracking by Satellite

Paricipants in the World Radiocommunication Conference in Geneva have agreed to allocate radiofrequency spectrum for global flight tracking in civil aviation, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) announced on Wednesday.

World | November 11, 2015, Wednesday // 20:56 | Viewed: 1733

EP President Urges Fighting Root Causes of Migration

The EU needs a comprehensive and long-term migration policy in cooperation with African countries in order to tackle the refugee crisis, European Parliament President Martin Schulz has said.

World » EU | November 11, 2015, Wednesday // 20:25 | Viewed: 1601

Two-Day International Summit on Migration to Begin in Valletta

An international summit on migration will take place at the Mediterranean Conference Centre in the Maltese capital of Valletta on Wednesday and Thursday.

World | November 11, 2015, Wednesday // 09:03 | Viewed: 2115

Romanian President Nominates Former EU Commissioner as new PM

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis nominated Dacian Ciolos as the Prime Minister-designate entrusted with forming the country's next government.

World » Southeast Europe | November 10, 2015, Tuesday // 20:15 | Viewed: 2286

Frontex Reports 1.2 Million Illegal Border Crossings into EU in January-October

Frontex has reported a total of 1.2 million illegal border crossings at the EU's external borders in the first ten months of this year, which is four times the 282 000 recorded for the whole of 2014.

World » EU | November 10, 2015, Tuesday // 19:40 | Viewed: 2418

Enlargement Process Key to Stability in Western Balkans,Turkey, EU Commission Says

The EU enlargement process covering the Western Balkans and Turkey is key to strengthened economic and political stability in the region, the European Commission said on Tuesday as it adopted its annual Enlargement Package.

World » EU | November 10, 2015, Tuesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 1961

EU Mulls Migrant ‘Processing Centres’ in Balkans

Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn has asked EU interior ministers to consider ways to set up facilities in western Balkans states to screen some of the tens of thousands of asylum seekers who enter Greece and head north, mostly to Germany, Reuter

World » EU | November 10, 2015, Tuesday // 08:39 | Viewed: 2320

Terrorist Act Remains ‘Possible Reason’ for Russian Plane Crash in Egypt - PM Medvedev

A reason for last month’s crash of the Russian passenger plane in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula could be a terrorist bombing, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Monday.

World » Russia | November 9, 2015, Monday // 21:13 | Viewed: 1691