ARCHIVE - 27 April 2013
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Bulgaria's caretaker Cabinet has paid BGN 200 M to small and medium businesses since it took office on March 13, caretaker Economy and Energy Minister, Asen Vasilev, announced Saturday.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 16:56
Bulgarian President, Rosen Plevneliev, declared Saturday he was sick and tired of bugs and special surveillance devices.
Bulgaria's former Interior Minister in the GERB Cabinet, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, once again firmly denied involvement in illegal spying of politicians.
Former Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, has banned colleagues from telling him what is being published in the media.
Only twenty people attended the protest rally in downtown Sofia against the illegal use of special surveillance devices and mass spying in Bulgaria.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 17:28
About hundred Bulgarians staged Saturday a thirty-minute blockade of the border crossing Ilinden-Exochi on the Bulgarian-Greek border.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 15:46
Saturday is a day of open doors at Bulgaria's President's Office during which citizens will be able to freely enter and view the premises and gain insight into the institution's functioning.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 13:40
A check of Bulgaria's Files Commission, the panel investigating the records of the Communist State Security, DS, has established that 143 candidates for parliamentary seats have been DS and military intelligence agents.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 12:20
Former Bulgarian Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, has purchased twelve vehicles with wiretapping equipment in less than a year.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 11:49
The mercury has climbed to record highs in 10 Bulgarian cities and towns Saturday, the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, reported.
Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Christians mark Saturday St. Lazarus Day, a holiday intimately connected with Easter and having an important place in Bulgarian folklore beliefs.
Former Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, had maintained a secret police unit to pressure and even murder businessmen and politicians, according to Emil Dimitrov, former controversial Member of the Parliament from the GERB party.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 18:04
Sofia police were able to prevent a mass melee in the central park Borisova Gradina before the top Bulgarian football derby between the teams of CSKA and Levski.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 15:21
The reenactment of the Burgas bus bombing which took place Friday morning near the town of Ihtiman has been deemed 99% successful, the Chief of the National Investigative Services, Boyko Naydenov, says.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 13:05
The Bulgarian Interior Ministry has officially confirmed that there have not been any requests for use of special surveillance devices, SRS, in connection with the scandalous recording leaked to the media.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 10:02
Debris that appears to be part of the landing gear of one of the jets flown into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, has been found in New York City.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 19:47
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, the prime and only surviving suspect in the deadly Boston Marathon bombings has been transferred from hospital to prison in fair condition.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 16:23
The Serbian Parliament has overwhelmingly approved normalizing relations with its former breakaway province Kosovo.
April 27, 2013, Saturday // 14:47
Grigor Dimitrov Climbs to Record High Position
Bulgaria's Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged
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