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China, Russia to Hold Simulated Anti-Missile Drill

The Chinese and Russian militaries will next month hold anti-missile drills in Beijing, China’s Defence Ministry said on Friday, amid concern in both countries about the deployment of a U.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:53

German Coalition Talks Miss Deadline

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s efforts to forge a three-way ruling coalition could stretch into the weekend after the parties missed Merkel’s Thursday deadline and failed to reach agreement on key issues such as migration and finances, reported Reuters.

World » EU | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:51

Speaker of the National Assembly Dimitar Glavchev Resigned

The Speaker of the National Assembly Dimitar Glavchev resigned, according to Nova TV.

Politics » Domestic | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:47

New $200,000 Tesla Roadster Speeds in Front of Electric Big-Rig Truck

Tesla INC upstaged its own debut of an electric heavy duty truck on Thursday when a red Roadster pulled out of the big rig’s trailer and Chief Executive Elon Musk said the new $200,000 sports car would be the fastest production car ever, reported Reuters.

Society | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:44

Germany to Spend 10 Million Euros to Help Clear Mines in Syria

Germany will spend an initial 10 million euros to help remove mines from the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the Handelsblatt newspaper said in Friday editions, reported Reuters.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:43

Macedonian PM: 'We Are not Only Friends with Bulgaria, but We Have Become Allies

''We are not only friends with Bulgaria, but we have become allies.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:38

2.9 Earthquake on the Richter Scale is Registered Near Bansko

An earthquake measuring 2.

Society » Environment | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:35

Report Describes Belene Nuclear Plant Project as Vital

Belene nuclear plant project can be financially successful in two thirds of the 90 scenarios developed by the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS), a report by the academy presented on 16th of November, reads.

Business | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:33

UN Council Rejects Russian Draft on Syria Gas Attacks Probe

The UN Security Council on Thursday rejected a Russian-drafted resolution that would have extended a UN-led investigation of chemical attacks in Syria but with changes to the panel, AFP reported.

World | November 17, 2017, Friday // 09:30

Ancient Thracian Warrior’s Grave Containing Gold Plated Beads Found near Bulgaria’s Black Sea Town Primorsko

A grave of an Ancient Thracian warrior from the 4th-3rd century BC whose funeral inventory contains gold plated ceramic beads has been discovered by archaeologists in a burial mound in Silihlyar, an area near Bulgaria’s Black Sea resort of Primorsko.

Society » Archaeology | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 20:06

French Military Says Coalition Opposed IS Withdrawal from Raqqa

France’s military said on Thursday the coalition battling Islamic State in Syria had opposed a deal allowing fighters of the militant group to withdraw from their former bastion of Raqqa, reported Reuters.

World | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 18:19

President Radev: No Serious Progress on Recommendations Made in EC CVM Report

There has been no serious progress so far on the recommendations made by the European Commission in the latest CVM report, the comments by power-holders and opposition on it are divergent because the report itself is meandering, Bulgaria’s President Roume

Business | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 18:17

German Gay Film Festival Banned in Ankara

Turkish officials have banned a festival of German-language gay films due to be held in the capital Ankara, saying it could incite hatred or be targeted by terror attacks.

Business | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 18:12

Merkel, Facing Long Night, says German Coalition Talks Can Work

Talks on forming a new German coalition government “can work”, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday ahead of a long night of negotiations at which she must forge a three-way alliance or risk seeing her 12-year stint in power come to an end.

World » EU | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 18:09

Proposal: BGN 510 Min Salary From January

BGN 510 minimum salary from January - this proposal has already been uploaded for public discussion.

Business » Finance | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 18:04

402 Cases of Violence Against Children and 39 Cases of Violence Against Teachers in 2017

'' There are 4506 cases of aggression and harassment during the past academic year.

Politics » Domestic | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 17:58

Ekathimerini: Storm System Hiits Western Greece, Causes Rock Falls

 Motorists in western Greece are advised to exercise extreme caution, as a weather system that claimed at least 15 lives in Attica on Wednesday struck towns like Ioannina, Metsovo and Zitsa, Ekathimerini reported.

Society » Environment | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 17:55

Aleandar Vucic: EU Wants Binding Document For Full EU Membership

The EU will not allow Serbia to become its full-fledged member without a legally binding document at the end of the process of normalising relations with Pristina, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said on Thursday, Tanjug reported.

World » EU | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 17:54

Bulgarian Scientists Presented New Discoveries in the Field of Organic Chemistry

In the Great Hall of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, scientists from the Institute of Organic Chemistry presented their developments on 15th of November, the day of open doors for the Academy.

Society » Environment | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:34

Grigor Dimitrov Will Play His Last ATP Final Group Tournament Match in London on Friday

Grigor Dimitrov will play his last ATP final group tournament match in London on Friday (November 17th), with the start of the meeting at about 22:00, reported bTV.

Sports | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:31

Turkey, Russia, Iran to hold Syria Summit in Sochi on Nov. 22

Turkey, Russia and Iran will hold a summit to discuss developments in Syria next week in the Russian resort of Sochi, Turkish broadcaster NTV said on Thursday, quoted by Reuters.

World | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:27
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