By Petya Bondokova The dramatic struggle to form a Socialists-led government ended with defeat for ambitious leader Stanishev, 39.
Hanita Rosenthal, Corporate Marketing Director of Israeli company Gilat, answered questions about the media scandal over the satellite communications center of the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry. An interview by Petya Bondokova.
Alexander Andreev is a Bulgarian national who is now editor at the Bulgarian section of Deutsche Welle, Germany's national broadcaster. His career as a journalist started at the Bulgarian National Radio before he joined the Deutsche Welle team in 1991.
Singer/ songwriter/ dancer Dyana Dafova is one of the Bulgarian music artists with the most international recognition. Her unique music mixture of different styles, cultural backgrounds and languages have earned her fame in the USA, Europe and Asia.
By Ivelina Puhaleva While the political elite is busy with mixing and matching a cabinet of "European integration, economic growth and social responsibility", voters are keen on the personality to take over the chair of prime minister.
Craig Reedie is Great Britain's member of the International Olympic Committee, and Chairman of the British Olympic Association (BOA). He entered in the IOC in 1994.
Andrew Jennings, consultant to BBC documentary "Buying the Games", comments in an interview for Sofia News Agency expectations and latest developments in the bribery scandal, involving Bulgarian IOC member Ivan Slavkov.
By Ivelina Puhaleva It is possible that Bulgaria sees a wave of new local elections at some of largest cities, if leaders of winning parties per respective constituencies - who are currently mayors - decided to take on an MP chair.
By Ivelina Puhaleva The greatest surprise of Elections 2005 - the nationalistic coalition Attack - has opened battle on two fronts in its first ever press conference after they appeared to be among entrants in next parliament.
Dr Vassil Penev is Doctor of Political Sciences and teaches Political Sciences at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridsky".
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