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Putin and Xi Tighten Embrace amid Souring Relations with West

They're not leaders for life — not technically, at least.

Politics | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 12:47 | Viewed: 2266

Breaking News: Bulgaria’s PM Boyko Borissov Resigns His Seat in Parliament

The Chairman of GERB and Prime Minister Boyko Borisov gave up his seat as Member of the National Assembly.

Politics » Domestic | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 5934

US Ready to Expel Russian Diplomats, Impose New Sanctions

The US administration has completed an intelligence review of Russia’s alleged election interference and the SolarWinds hack and may soon announce retaliatory actions, Bloomberg reported, citing "three people familiar with the matter.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 2499

Bulgaria’s President Ready to Convene National Assembly, Government Formation in Limbo

President Rumen Radev will convene the National Assembly in accordance with the term laid down in the Constitution and after the Central Election Commission (CEC) has published the names of the elected Members of the National Assembly in the State Gazette

Politics | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 09:31 | Viewed: 2633

Maya Manolova: Borissov Wants to Stay in Power for Life

Boyko Borissov insists on convening the Grand National Assembly to remain prime minister for life, wrote leader of "Stand up.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2889

Bulgaria’s Election Winner Borissov Challenges His Political Rival to Form Government

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov told an April 7 Cabinet meeting of the scenarios he envisages for the possible formation of a new government in Bulgaria.

Politics » Elections | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 15:15 | Viewed: 3833

Russia Rattles Sabers Again: Mass Military Drills Seen as Threat to Ukraine

Russia announced the start of mass military drills, ratcheting up tensions with neighboring Ukraine amid Western concerns about the risk of renewed fighting.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 12:14 | Viewed: 2492

Boyko Borissov: Slavi Trifonov Shouldn’t Bug out But Assume Responsibility

“My fellow politician Slavi Trifonov should not defect, but come to the fore and assume responsibility.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 2917

Boyko Borissov: I’m Ready to Single out Ten MPs to Support Trifonov

For the sake of stability, we are ready to single out 10-20 MPs to support a prospective government, said Prime Minister Boyko Borissov during a meeting with members of his cabinet.

Politics » Elections | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 2871

Election Results with 100% Counted Vote: Six Parties Enter Bulgarian Parliament

Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission (CEC) on April 6 announced the election results based 100% of the tally sheets processed.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:01 | Viewed: 3412

Political Analyst: In Case of Early Elections in Bulgaria New Parties Will Have Overwhelming Majority

We will most likely have an expert minority government, nominated by the three new parties and at least moderately supported by the status quo parties, and in case of elections in three months the new ones in parliament will have a majority - they are yet

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 15:50 | Viewed: 2936

European Leaders Seek to Resume Dialogue with Turkey

The European Union's top two officials will pay a rare visit on Tuesday to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan aimed at testing his avowed commitment to improve uneasy ties.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 13:03 | Viewed: 2125

Bulgaria: Slavi Set to Return Mandate, Run for Early Election

The big winner of the elections 2021 - Slavi Trifonov's party "There is such a people", which at the first appearance on the political scene has garnered 600,000 votes, will act resolutely.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 3391

Putin Signs New Law, May Stay in Power Till 2036

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed a law allowing him to potentially hold onto power until 2036, a move that formalizes constitutional changes endorsed in a vote last year.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 2162

Bulgaria: Prices of Second-Hand Cars Expected to Rocket amid Pandemic

Second-hand car dealers expect their prices to rise significantly due to a lack of imports, BNR reported.

Politics » Domestic | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 10:45 | Viewed: 3406

Will Bulgaria Be Governed by Cabinet of Experts?

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov’s centre-right party came first in the weekend’s parliamentary elections, partial results showed Monday (5 April), but with protest parties surging it has no clear partner to form a governing coalition.

Politics » Elections | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 2729

North Macedonia Introduces Curfew till April 20 amid Worsening Epidemic Situation

A curfew is introduced in the Republic of North Macedonia from today until April 20, and all dining facilities will be closed, Skopje editions reported.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2520

Bulgaria: Prime Minister and Cabinet Resign Week after Election Results Announced Officially

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and the Council of Ministers are obliged to table resignations at the first session of the new National Assembly.

Politics » Elections | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 09:37 | Viewed: 4891

Executive Body of Bulgarian Socialist Party Resigns Except Their Leader - Ninova

Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Kornelia Ninova said on April 5 that the party’s entire executive bureau had resigned in, but she herself was not stepping down.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 09:01 | Viewed: 2222

International Observers of Bulgaria’s Elections 2021 Gave Press Conference

On Monday, a press conference by international observers of Bulgaria's 45th National Assembly elections was held at the Hilton Hotel in the capital.

Politics » Elections | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 08:57 | Viewed: 2303

Bulgaria: Election Results Based on 99% Counted Vote

Election results based on 99% of the tally sheets processed show that 6 Bulgarian parties will have seats in the next Parliament, data from the Central Election Commission.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 08:24 | Viewed: 2657
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