Archive for February 21st, 2013

February 21, 2013, by Alex Bivol

Bulgarian Parliament’s legal affairs committee held hearings on February 21 to examine the nominations for the country’s Constitutional Court and asset forfeiture commission. There is one vacant seat on the […]

Bulgarian President Plevneliev to start political consultations on new government on February 22

February 21, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

A few hours after Bulgaria’s Parliament voted on February 21 2013 to accept the resignation of Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s centre-righ ...

MRF protests at Borissov’s allegation that Dogan ordered his assassination

February 21, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Movement for Rights and Freedoms (MRF) leader Lyutvi Mestan has protested “categorically” at an allegation by Boiko Borissov, BulgariaR ...

Moments after resignation accepted, Borissov hits the campaign trail – symbolically

February 21, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Boiko Borissov began his campaign to get his job as Prime Minister back just moments after his government’s resignation was accepted, lashing ou ...

  • Bulgaria finds horsemeat in lasagna Bolognese products
    February 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Agency for Food Safety said February 21 that it found horsemeat traces in lasagna meals sold by the Carrefour retailer chain in the country, which will now be destroyed. […]

  • Bulgaria’s SJC sacks deputy prosecutor-general
    February 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) voted on February 21 to release Galina Toneva from her position as deputy prosecutor-general. She will return to her duties as a prosecutor in the […]

  • Curiosity collects gray innards of Red Planet’s rock
    February 21, 2013, by Suzanne Presto of VOANews

    The U.S. space agency confirmed Wednesday that the Mars rover Curiosity has collected the first sample from inside a rock on Mars. NASA engineers received images from Mars Wednesday showing […]