In recent years, Bulgarian authorities have eased restrictions on the sale of alcoholic beverages on election days, banning the sale and consumption of alcohol in the immediate vicinity of voting […]
A lorry from which a group of 30 migrants were rescued after it caught fire was “identical” to one owned by a company involved in the cons ...
Bulgarian nationalist protesters against “electoral tourism” – the bussing-in of Bulgarian passport-holders from Turkey to vote in t ...
In a report on the bussing-in of voters from Turkey to Bulgaria for the country’s March 26 elections, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Tele ...
A poll by the Exacta Research group released on March 24, the final day of campaigning in Bulgaria’s parliamentary elections, saw Boiko Borissov’s GERB as having 31.2 per cent support […]
Emil Jassim, a candidate MP for former justice minister Hristo Ivanov’s Yes Bulgaria coalition, was assaulted in central Sofia on March 23, a few days ahead of the parliamentary election. […]
Bulgaria’s voters go to the polls on March 26 2017 in ahead-of-term elections for the 44th National Assembly, the country’s unicameral Parliament. This is The Sofia Globe’s factfile. The elections […]
Summer daylight saving time starts in Bulgaria on March 26 2017 at 3am, when clocks must be adjusted forward an hour to 4am. Daylight saving time starts every year on […]
Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security has ordered the expulsion of a Turkish citizen and declared another persona non grata as threats to national security, the agency said on March […]
Bulgaria’s caretaker government has received reports of buses being organised to bring voters in from Turkey for the March 26 parliamentary elections, Stefan Yanev, the deputy prime minister in charge […]