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The most famous face of the Bulgarian prime-time entertainment - Slavi Trifonov - slowly but surely is paving his way to the Bulgarian political scene. After announcing when he would be interviewing the candidates for his political project, Trifonov remained silent and regularly uploaded footage of the ...
This is one of those recap articles, and, as you gather from the title, not an optimistic one. And, I dare argue, justifiably so. Now that I have rejoined Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) as an independent contributor, before diving into the depths of Bulgarian politics and society (which, to be fair, aren't that ...

raised fire on the Bulgarian political scene. The Bulgarian Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova resigned because of friendship with the executive director of Inercom Group Ginka Varbakova. The opposition attacked the ruling coalition and the Prime Minister Boyko Borissov to answer MPs questions ...
Zaharieva said that bilateral issues such as the non-interference by Turkey in Bulgarian politics and compensations for Thrace refugees should be discussed at bilateral meetings, while the EU-Turkey meeting concerns the overall EU-Turkey relations. "This includes the interference or non-interference in ...
They don't need to ride high in the polls to start exerting more and more influence on politics in Bulgaria and beyond. After all, they didn't need to in 1940. In a political (mis)calculation, Bulgarian King Boris III tried to demonstrate favourability towards Nazi Germany, since they'd pledged to support Bulgaria's ...
If it continues in the coming years to have no support, it will not be ratified, one thing is waking up fears, another is when someone tries to moderate or use them, which is characteristic of the last years in Bulgarian politics. If there is no support in the next years, the Convention will not be submitted for ...

Bulgaria's government is to review the state of the security services and projects for the modernisation of the country's military, it was agreed at a May 30 meeting of the Consultative Council on National Security. At the same time, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has insisted that there is "no conflict" between ...
The short four-day week in Bulgaria following the country's May 1 Labour Day long weekend will be a landmark one in domestic politics, with a new government expected to be voted into office by Parliament on Thursday. Over the long weekend, Boiko Borissov's centre-right GERB party - winner of the most ...
The March 2017 parliamentary elections in Bulgaria may be over, but the issue of Turkey's role in Bulgarian domestic politics that so dominated the days before the vote has not gone away - and is not likely to for many years. Bulgaria's nationalist United Patriots coalition, which won a kingmaking third ...
This could secure him support for next presidential election, in which case Borissov, whose initial impetus as an outsider and man of the people has been tarnished during his three terms in office, would most likely draw back from the competition. With the constant ructions in Bulgarian politics at the moment ...
Certain dates in the Bulgarian political calendar are destined to arouse passions arising from ideological differences, and November 10 is one ...
However Bulgaria's foreign ministry said "when representatives of the Bulgarian political, economic and intellectual elite wrote protest letters in ...
"When representatives of the Bulgarian political, economic and intellectual elite wrote protest letters in defense of the Bulgarian Jews…the Red ...
Bulgaria's foreign ministry issued a statement saying that "when representatives of the Bulgarian political, economic and intellectual elite wrote ...
... camps, when representatives of the Bulgarian political, economic and intellectual elite wrote protest letters in defence of the Bulgarian Jews, ...
... when representatives of the Bulgarian political, economic and intellectual elite were writing protest letters in support of the Bulgarian Jews ...
The draft Budget bill is the first one drafted by a Boiko Borissov government that has been described as "social", which, in Bulgarian political ...

Looking on how the business of Bulgarian politics is done, with viciousness, discrediting campaigns and insults, consensus - консенсус ...
Critics have questioned Russian influence in Bulgarian politics. Lukoil has connections in high places, including Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.
Borisov has transformed from a new into a traditional player in Bulgarian politics. At the same time, his long experience allows him to look more ...
It seems that the official historiography and politics of Bulgaria is right when arguing that Macedonia must admit an important part of its national ...
Sofia. The citizens have a negative opinion about all policies of the government and the Parliament, sociologist Yuriy Aslanov from public ...
The fact that this declaration received unanimous support means that the Bulgarian political parties can unite under important national priorities ...
Bulgaria's government is to review the state of the security services and projects for the modernisation of the country's military, it was agreed at ...
The short four-day week in Bulgaria following the country's May 1 Labour Day long weekend will be a landmark one in domestic politics, with a ...
The March 2017 parliamentary elections in Bulgaria may be over, but the issue of Turkey's role in Bulgarian domestic politics that so dominated ...
Sofia. Today is the final day on which Bulgarian political parties can register their lists at regional election commissions for the upcoming early parliamentary elections on March 26, 2017.
In the 23rd district, another of the largest in the country, other well-known names in Bulgarian politics are in play. GERB has nominated Tomislav Donchev, who has served in both of Borissov's governments, most recently as deputy prime minister in ...
"What motivated me was the negative development in Bulgarian political life over the past few years. I am tired of being made a fool.
... with a clerical title - has quit the coalition and is now poised to join the liberal, ethnic Turk-dominated Movement for rights and Freedoms (DPS).
... elected President in November, will face tough challenge from Krasimir Karakachanov and Lyutvi Mestan, leaders who have both turned into self-styled kingmakers in Bulgarian politics. On the other hand are outgoing Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova ...
But it is in this vein that the Bulgarian political expert Ivan Krastev recently published an article in The New York Times about "the return of the Cold War narrative," warning not to over-hype Russia's influence over Western political developments ...
Stefan Vlahov-Micov, who is an expert in Macedonian-Bulgarian relations, states that Bulgarian politics has not altered since then, and Bulgarian authorities still react swith great deal of hysterics to any mentioning of the words "Macedonians" and ...
... elected President in November, will face tough challenge from Krasimir Karakachanov and Lyutvi Mestan, leaders who have both turned into self-styled kingmakers in Bulgarian politics. On the other hand are outgoing Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova ...
Neither may fairly be described as a driving force in Bulgarian politics, and this may be the first and last you ever hear about them.
Bulgaria without Censorship, formerly a movement centered around Barekov that helped him gain a seat in the European Parliament, lost its influence on Bulgarian politics in a few years. Lately, however, Barekov has sought to refurbish it, launching it ...
Its February 7 signature-raising campaign was hailed by Ivanov as a success unprecedented in Bulgarian political history - gathering not 3000, but 20 000 signatures from Bulgarian voters.
... elected President in November, will face tough challenge from Krasimir Karakachanov and Lyutvi Mestan, leaders who have both turned into self-styled kingmakers in Bulgarian politics. On the other hand are outgoing Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova ...
According to him, however, these are small and have no significant effect on Bulgarian politics. According to Rubin, this year he will lobby for summit meetings between the two countries, including a meeting between the presidents of the two countries ...
This fractiousness among centre-right voters is nothing new in Bulgarian politics, tracing its long roots back to infighting among the broad Anti-Communist movement at the beginnings of Bulgaria's transition towards democracy.
"When Putin lies brazenly he wants the West to point out that he lies," says the Bulgarian political scientist Ivan Krastev, "so he can point back and say, 'but you lie too.
Bulgaria's two largest political parties - Boiko Borissov's GERB and the opposition socialist party - are engaged in a war of words over the Bulgarian socialist Party's allegations that the country is on the brink of an energy collapse and that "power ...
"All eyes are on him [Radev] because he is an unknown face in Bulgarian politics," the Sofia-based political analyst Georgi Kiriakov told BIRN.
In Bulgarian politics, the convention is that new office-bearers are accorded a 100-day honeymoon. President-elect Roumen Radev's lasted 22 minutes when some MPs walked out of the National Assembly, offended by a line in the speech he was reading ...
Host: "Hello, Bulgaria" is at the Presidency. We are in the Presidency's library, next to the actual desk, the work place of the very first democratically elected president - Dr Zhelyu Zhelev.
Russian propaganda, especially via Bulgarian political and economic personalities, and the media, puts the economic and energy security of the country to the test, and undermines its defence capacities, a report published on the website of the ...
One example of an implied threat involved a Los Angeles family of Bulgarian political asylum-seekers who won a lawsuit against their landlord after the manager put Nazi symbols on their bills, their money, and on large signs posted around their property.
The year 2017 will be quite a dynamic one for Bulgaria. A new - and still little known - President is taking over, early elections are due in the spring, a new electoral system may be introduced, and all of this before the country assumes the rotating ...
With this, said man perfectly encapsulated the new and somewhat terrifyingly futile protest culture. As noted by Bulgarian political scientist Ivan Krastev in 'democracy Disrupted'; "What strikes any observer of the new wave of revolutionary politics ...
A new Bulgarian political party launched on Saturday (7 January) just months before an election, aiming to fight corruption, boost economic growth and improve living standards.


 

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