ARCHIVE - 6 May 2013

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Nabucco Announces Launch of Open Session Process

Nabucco Gas Pipeline International GmbH has announced the launch of the Open Season process for capacity booking in the Nabucco pipeline.

Business » Energy | May 6, 2013, Monday // 18:16

Bulgaria's Power Grid Hits Bottom Load during Easter Holidays

After experiencing problems for over a month due to low consumption, Bulgaria's power grid suffered a new blow during the Easter holidays.

Business » Energy | May 6, 2013, Monday // 12:35


Bulgarian PM Reiterates Importance of Partnership with Qatar

Bulgaria’s caretaker Prime Minister Marin Raykov has once again underlined the importance of his country’s strategic partnership with Qatar.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 6, 2013, Monday // 15:12

Bulgaria Seeks to Buy 9 to 10 Fighter Jets - President

Bulgaria needs to buy nine or ten fighter jets, President Rosen Plevneliev said Monday.

Politics » Defense | May 6, 2013, Monday // 16:27

President: Bulgaria Will Never Forget Its Brave Men

Bulgaria's President and Commander in Chief, Rosen Plevneliev, congratulated Monday the country's servicemen for their active contributions to international peacekeeping and security.

Politics » Defense | May 6, 2013, Monday // 11:58

Bulgarian Servicemen March in Parade on Army Day

The Bulgarian Army is marking Monday, May 6, the Day of Army Valor with a number of events and parades.

Politics » Defense | May 6, 2013, Monday // 08:44

Bulgaria's Varna to Elect New Mayor on June 30

Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna is to elect its new Mayor on June 30, it was announced on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | May 6, 2013, Monday // 17:39

Stanishev Says Bulgarian Ex-PM Scared to Get Rid of Aide

Sergey Stanishev, leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, has stated that former Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov (2009-2013) is scared to get rid of his main aide, Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Politics » Elections 2013 | May 6, 2013, Monday // 18:50


Bulgaria Celebrates Army Valor on St. George's Day

Bulgaria celebrates Monday, May 6, the Day of Saint George the Victorious, and the Day of the Bulgarian Army.

Society | May 6, 2013, Monday // 07:31


Masked Men Attempt Bank Robbery in Bulgaria's Capital

A group of masked men have tried to break into an Allianz bank office in the capital Sofia as the country was celebrating Easter.

Crime | May 6, 2013, Monday // 11:02


At the doctor’s

A: Doctor, my stomach hurts.

Smiles | May 6, 2013, Monday // 14:33


Blast Kills at Least 15 at Pakistan Election Rally

A deadly blast has reportedly killed at least 15 people at an election rally in north-west Pakistan.

World | May 6, 2013, Monday // 19:31

Death Toll in Dhaka Building Collapse Climbs to over 600

The death toll in the tragic building collapse in Bangladesh in late April has now totaled 610, with rescuers continuing to clear the rubble.

World | May 6, 2013, Monday // 17:02

High-Profile Neo-Nazi Trial Kicks Off in Germany

The trial of the surviving member of a neo-Nazi trio accused of a string of anti-immigrant killings in Germany opened on Monday in Munich.

World | May 6, 2013, Monday // 15:42

Ex-Italian PM Giulio Andreotti Dies

Giulio Andreotti, one of the most prominent political figures of post-war Italy, has died.

World | May 6, 2013, Monday // 14:48

UN's del Ponte: Evidence Syria Rebels Used Sarin

Testimony from victims of the Syrian conflict suggests rebels have used the nerve agent sarin, according to a leading United Nations investigator.

World | May 6, 2013, Monday // 13:01

Iran: We Stand by Syria

Iran has no doubt Syria will deal a "crushing response" to Israel and the Shiite regime stands ready to train its ally's soldiers, officials in Tehran have said.

World | May 6, 2013, Monday // 09:56

Novinite Insider

Country X, Has Y Parties, Needs Smart Govt

Does anybody see any difference in the messages different parties send to Bulgarian voters prior to the crucial general elections on May 12?

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | May 6, 2013, Monday // 09:48
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