Archive for October 28th, 2015

October 28, 2015, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

In the days remaining to the run-off between GERB’s Ivan Totev and the Patriotic Front’s Slavcho Atanassov in the mayoral elections in Plovdiv, parties and coalitions that did not make […]

Bulgaria’s referendum results show wide support for electoral rules reform

October 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Central Electoral Commission (CEC) announced on October 28 the final results of the referendum on electoral rules, held together with ...

Bulgaria elections 2015: Final results of first round in 10 largest cities

October 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

These are the official results of the October 25 2015 first round of mayoral elections in Bulgaria’s 10 largest cities and towns by population, ...

Bulgarian Parliament sets up committee on removing immunity of Ataka’s Siderov, Chukolov

October 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s unicameral Parliament, the National Assembly, voted on October 28 to set up an all-party ad hoc committee to deal with requests by th ...

  • Law and Justice wins majority in Polish parliament
    October 28, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s parliamentary election winner conservative and euroskeptic Law and Justice party (PiS) will enjoy independent rule, an opportunity unprecedented in the history of post-communist Poland. PiS has secured 235 seats […]

  • Global internet freedoms decline fifth year in a row
    October 28, 2015, by Doug Bernard of VOANews

    When it comes to protecting freedom of expression online, the news is not good. For the fifth straight year in a row, the World Wide Web became less free for […]