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LIVE: Health Minister Comments Covid Situation in Bulgaria - Updates

We are reporting first steps towards the end of the third wave with very fragile trends for the decline in morbidity, but it is a clear and distinct trend, Health Minister Kostadin announced at a traditional briefing on Thursday.

Society » Health | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 10:51

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

On April 8 World Marks International Day of Romani People

April 8 the Roma around the world celebrate International Day of the Roma.

Society | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 10:02

Media Freedom in Bulgaria Deteriorates Further - Amnesty International

Amnesty International published its 2020/2021 Report on the State of the World's Human Rights on Wednesday and the part about Bulgaria reads that media freedom and freedom of association have further deteriorated, as authorities targeted journalists and c

Society | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 09:40

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

Navalny's Condition in Jail Worsens: He Is losing Sensation in Legs and Hands

The health of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is deteriorating and he is beginning to lose sensation in his legs and hands, his lawyer says.

World | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 08:58

Vaccination Task Force Called on Extraordinary Meeting by Bulgarian Health Minister

Bulgaria’s Minister of Health, Prof.

Business | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 08:48

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 3,556 New Cases

The newly confirmed cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria over the past 24 hours are 3,556 from 17,713 tests, the daily report on the Unified Information Portal shows on April 8.

Society » Health | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 08:46

Climate Activists Smash Windows of Barclays Bank in London

Seven people were arrested outside the London headquarters of Barclays bank on Wednesday after climate change activists broke windows to protest the role of the financial sector in climate change, news wires reported.

Society | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 16:45

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

Payment of Concession Fees for Sofia Airport Postponed for Ten Years

The concessionaire of Sofia Airport will be able not to pay the state the annual fees for ten years.

Business | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 15:57

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

Mass Anti-Lockdown Rallies in Rome, Protesters Clash with Police

Demonstrators calling for an end of Covid-19 lockdowns and the reopening of shops and restaurants clashed with police outside the Lower House of parliament in Rome on Tuesday, ANSA reported.

Society | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 15:05

Bulgaria: Non-Food Retail Chains Are Broke, Brace for Civil Disobedience

Major non-food chains warn they do not rule out "staging protests and various forms of civil disobedience" if they are not allowed to open - without an "artificial distinction based on stores’ overall shopping area.

Business | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 14:42

World Health Day: Say “No” to Harmful Chemicals in Our Life

As the world looks to rebuild after COVID, we need to change our approach to the environment, particularly the chemicals and single-use plastics involved in food packaging, writes Frédérique Ries.

Society | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 13:55

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

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

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

On World Health Day Bulgaria Bows before Its Medics

Today the international community marks World Health Day.

Society | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 10:14

BGN 800,000 Meant for Vote Buying Confiscated

For the first time ever, the Bulgarian authorities have frozen or impounded over 800,000 leva by prosecutorial order because there is evidence that the money would be used to buy votes, the Prosecution reported on Tuesday.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:20

Today is World Health Day

The value of good health is celebrated on World Health Day on April 7.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:15
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