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Riots in the Netherlands Escalate Following Introduction of Curfew

Europe's battle against coronavirus entered a dangerous new phase this week as politicians pushed to tighten lockdown measures across the continent even after a weekend of rioting brought scenes of chaos to the Netherlands and Denmark amid warnings of 'ci

Politics | January 26, 2021, Tuesday // 10:25 | Viewed: 3011

Trump Impeachment Article Sent to Senate

The US House of Representatives presented a single article of impeachment to the Senate on Monday accusing Donald Trump of inciting the storming of the Capitol, setting in motion the first-ever impeachment trial of a former president.

Politics | January 26, 2021, Tuesday // 10:08 | Viewed: 2137

Weather in Bulgaria: Wind Rises Sweeping in Cold Front

On 26 January, the atmospheric pressure will rise slightly during the day, but will remain significantly lower than the average for the month.

Politics » Domestic | January 26, 2021, Tuesday // 10:04 | Viewed: 2551

Breaking News: Malls and Gyms Open Doors in February

From February 4, in-person learning for school students from 5th to 12th grade will be resumed under a strictly defined order.

Politics » Domestic | January 25, 2021, Monday // 16:08 | Viewed: 6596

200 Days of Protests in Bulgaria

A protest in front of the Council of Ministers marked the 200th day since the beginning of the protests for resignation of the Government and the Chief Prosecutor Geshev.

Politics | January 25, 2021, Monday // 13:16 | Viewed: 2425

EU Prepares Joint Reaction On the Situation in Russia

EU foreign ministers are to consider how to react following the jailing of Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny and mass detentions at demonstrations across the country.

Politics | January 25, 2021, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 2000

Bulgarian Foreign Minister to Take Part in EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels

Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva is leaving for Brussels to take part in the first for 2021 meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council, the press office of the Foreign Ministry reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 25, 2021, Monday // 11:14 | Viewed: 2405

Weather in Bulgaria: Code Yellow for Stormy Winds, Cloudy and Rainy

Today before noon it will be cloudy with occasional rainfalls.

Politics » Domestic | January 25, 2021, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 2256

Protest in Bulgaria, Day 200: Protesters Tried to Enter the Council of Ministers

Day 200 of anti-government protests in Sofia drew thousands of dissatisfied with Borissov's cabinet and Chief Prosecutor Geshev.

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2021, Sunday // 19:21 | Viewed: 3117

German Ambassador to Skopje Takes Stand on Bulgaria and North Macedonia Dispute

There are good neighborly relations between North Macedonia and Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2021, Friday // 17:23 | Viewed: 3095

Russian Diplomat Expelled from Albania for Breach of Anti-Epidemic Measures

The Albanian government has officially expelled a Russian diplomat from the country for violating epidemiological measures imposed to counter the coronavirus pandemic, Albania’s Top Channel TV reported Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2021, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 2018

New US President Will Take Tough Stand on Russia

President Biden is seeking a five-year extension with Russia on the only remaining treaty limiting the world’s two largest nuclear arsenals just days before it expires, said two senior U.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2021, Friday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1883

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Comments on Key Takeaways from EC Online Meeting

The reports of my European colleagues raise great concern - a huge number of infected, huge number of deaths, overburdened healthcare system, huge external debts and a slump in the GDP of the leading EU Member States, which is why after the health crisis

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 22, 2021, Friday // 10:15 | Viewed: 2208

Weather in Bulgaria: Still Warm and Quiet

Warming trend will continue today, the national weather service reports.

Politics » Domestic | January 22, 2021, Friday // 08:53 | Viewed: 1824

US Ambassador H.E. Herro Mustafa: Joe Biden Is Unifier, Bulgaria Is Our Important Ally

"I've worked with Joe Biden before, and I know he's a unifier.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 16:57 | Viewed: 2346

Diplomatic Scandal Arising Between EU and UK

A diplomatic row has broken out between the UK and EU over the status of the bloc's ambassador in London.

Politics | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 15:23 | Viewed: 2480

Bulgarian Ambassador to US: I Hope New President Will Waiver Visas for Bulgarians

Apart from the deep rift in the society that will need a long time to bridge finding adequate solutions, another big challenge is the coronavirus pandemic.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 15:16 | Viewed: 2330

Russian Repression Machine in Action: Rallies in Support of Navalny Planned for January 23 Will Be Suppressed

The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office has told law enforcement bodies to suppress unsanctioned protests planned for January 23, demanding that access to websites calling on citizens to take to the streets be blocked, the press service of the Russian Pro

Politics | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1797

Gallup International: Five Parties Will Be in Bulgarian Parliament for Sure

Five parties will enter the next parliament for sure and for the other two the election campaign will be crucial, according to data of a Gallup International poll conducted among 1,010 people between January 7 and 15.

Politics » Elections | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 2279

Bulgaria’s President Had Meeting with Foreign Minister of Serbia

Bulgaria and Serbia need to encourage mutual investment and economic partnership in areas with high added value such as information technologies.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 10:48 | Viewed: 2169

PM Borissov LIVE: Compromise Will Be Made Only to Education

Prime Minister Borissov explained that the only compromise that can be made with health is related only to education.

Politics » Domestic | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 10:41 | Viewed: 3133
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