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Bulgaria Govt Launching Validity Check for Drivers' Licenses

The Bulgarian government has said it is starting checks of driving licenses that could be "subject to manipulation".

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2016, Friday // 14:10 | Viewed: 24674

Bulgaria Would Face 'Major Crisis' if Black Sea Tensions Worsen

/Reuters/ Bulgaria would face a “major crisis” if military tensions in the Black Sea were to worsen, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said on Friday, after Russia’s capture of three Ukrainian naval ships and its crews last month prompted fears of an escalati

Politics » Domestic | 3 hours ago | Viewed: 553

How will Bulgarians Rest over Christmas and New Year Holidays?

Christmas and New Year approach.

Politics » Domestic | December 8, 2018, Saturday // 11:47 | Viewed: 3023

The Budget of Sofia for Next Year is over BGN 1.5 Billion

Five kilometers from the third subway line are expected to be completed in 2019, according to the financial statement of Sofia Municipality.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2018, Friday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1588

Bulgarian Parliament Postpones on First Reading Identity Papers with Electronic Identification to January 2020

The introduction of identity papers with electronic identification is postponed from January 2019 to January 1, 2020, according to amendments passed on first reading in Parliament today, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2018, Friday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1696

CNN: US Makes Preparations to Sail Warship into Black Sea Amid Russia-Ukraine Tensions

The US has begun making the necessary preparations to sail a warship into the Black Sea, a move that comes amid heightened tensions in the region following Russia's seizure of Ukrainian ships and detention of Ukrainian sailors.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2018, Friday // 12:13 | Viewed: 1625

Bulgarian PM: The Black Sea Should be a Place For Tourism, For Gas Pipelines, not For Warships

''The conflict in the Black Sea is a conflict that common sense should not allow'', Prime Minister Boyko Borisov told the media in parliament, BGNES reported.

Politics » Domestic | December 7, 2018, Friday // 12:02 | Viewed: 2217

Personal Care Act Adopted by Bulgarian MPs, Mothers End Protest

MPs finally adopted the bill which, as mothers of disabled children say, had been awaited since 2014 when they first started protests on the issue, reports BNT.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 22:15 | Viewed: 2024

Bulgarian Prosecutor’s Office Orders Inspection in Arsenal Factory in Kazanlak

The Special Prosecutor’s Office has ordered an inspection in the Arsenal factory in Kazanlak in connection with the seized 17 Kalashnikov rifles, 15 Makarov pistols and 12 barrels on December 4, presumably manufactured and illegally taken out of that fact

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 22:08 | Viewed: 1911

GERB: No e-voting in the Next Elections in Bulgaria

There will be no remote electronic voting in the next elections because it cannot guarantee the security of the elections, parliamentary legal committee chair Danail Kirilov, GERB, told BNR this morning.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 19:44 | Viewed: 2266

The Bulgarian Eco-Ministry will Provide BGN 111 Million to 7 Municipalities to Improve Air Quality

The Ministry of Environment and Water (MoEW) announced the procedure through direct award of grants "Measures for improving the quality of the air" totaling BGN 111,442,101.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:22 | Viewed: 4069

Heavy Rains Broke Down Part of the Bulgarian Fence along the Border with Turkey

Part of our fence with Turkey has fallen again.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:07 | Viewed: 1829

Bulgarian Social Minister: We Proceed with the Law on Social Services

We proceed with the law on social services, Minister of Labour and Social Policy Biser Petkov told a briefing in Parliament after the adoption of the Personal Assistance Act, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1404

Parts of Sofia Without Water on Friday due to Repairs

Sofiyska Voda will temporarily suspend the water supply in some parts of the capital on 07 December 2018 (Friday), the company said.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 12:12 | Viewed: 1474

Bulgarian Parliament Accepts Ivaylo Moskovski’s Resignation as MP

The Parliament accepted Ivaylo Moskovski’s resignation as MP, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:37 | Viewed: 1416

Bulgarian Parliament Creates Council to Watch for the Rights of People with Disabilities

The Parliament conclusively adopted amendments to the Disability Act, setting up a monitoring Council to promote, protect and watch for the rights of people with disabilities, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1395

The "Shark fins" at Grafa Street in Sofia were Deliberately Made Uncomfortable for Seating

The pillars which provoked many many discussions surrounding the tram line of the Graf Ignatiev street in Sofia are put there after demand by the traffic police, and the chosen form is aesthetic and not to be used for other purposes, not for people to sit

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 2538

Price of the Heating in Bulgaria Will Not Change as of January 1

The price of the heat in Bulgaria will not change as of January 1, because a 4 percent increase in the price of natural gas is expected for the first quarter of 2019.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 1758

Official: Bulgaria will not Join the UN Pact on Migration

Bulgaria has refrained from joining the Global Pact on Safe, Regulated and Regular Migration, the government decided.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:48 | Viewed: 3434

According to 56% of Bulgarians, Lower Electricity Prices Will Stop Air Pollution

56 percent of Bulgarians believe that lower electricity prices will stop air pollution.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 13:32 | Viewed: 2215

Parliament Will Discuss Today Laws on People with Disabilities

MPs are expected to give "green light" to the changes related to people with disabilities that will come into force in stages, reported bTV.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1584

Bulgaria: Christians Opposed Proposed Discriminatory Bill that Is “A Sad Reminder of a Bygone Communist Past”

New legislation pending in Bulgaria would significantly restrict religious freedom and impair the free exercise of Christians in the former communist nation, writes American Center for Law and Justice.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2078
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