Professor Anna Kocheva

Bulgaria releases “white paper on the language dispute with North Macedonia”

A series of monstrous substitutions and falsifications are taking place in North Macedonia. This is the main approach used by philologists, men of letters, journalists and public figures in that country since 1944, Professor Anna Kocheva from the..

published on 2/9/21 4:52 PM

Dialogue and expectations – the gulf between politicians and voters

The process of registration of parties and coalitions at the Central Electoral Commission for the parliamentary elections on 4 April is into its second day. However, sociologists are not predicting any drastic change of the status quo prevalent..

published on 2/9/21 4:42 PM

Protest organisers submit documents for participation in elections

The civil platform "Stand Up.BG" and the "Poisonous Trio" - organizers of the civic protests, lasting for more than 200 days, have submitted documents to the Central Election Commission for participation in the upcoming..

published on 2/9/21 12:05 PM

President Rumen Radev to seek second term

President Rumen Radev announced he would be running for a second term of office alongside Vice-President Iliana Iotova. During a one-hour press conference marking four years since his inauguration, the Bulgarian head of state called for..

published on 2/1/21 2:34 PM

Vasil Bozhkov: Borissov and Peevski are connected like Siamese twins

"Even if we fail to register our political party on time, we will participate at the forthcoming Parliamentary elections through another party", businessman Vasil Bozhkov, founder of Bulgarian Summer party, said in an interview for BNR from Dubai...

published on 1/31/21 2:10 PM
MEP Radan Kanev

MEP Kanev calls for investigation into vaccine problem in Bulgaria

"Wrong decisions of Bulgaria's government have led to problems with vaccines  in this country", contends MEP Radan Kanev. Bulgaria took more AstraZeneca vaccines from the European Commission's first big order, instead of taking the relevant quantity..

published on 1/31/21 1:42 PM

Vaccination Plan to be changed because of elections

February 5 is the deadline for district governors to hold consultations on the composition of the District Election Commissions for the parliamentary elections on April 4. The Central Election Commission (CEC) must appoint the district..

published on 1/29/21 4:59 PM
Dimitar Bechev

It is important for Sofia and Skopje to use a normal tone of voice: Dimitar Bechev

It is important for Bulgaria and North Macedonia to use a normal tone of voice and exchange views, because there has been tension in the relations between the two countries in the recent months, Dimitar Bechev, director of the European Policy..

published on 1/27/21 12:25 PM

Premier Boyko Borissov congratulates Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov congratulated Joe Biden on occasion of his inauguration as the 46 th President of the United States. Premier Borissov also congratulated Vice-President Kamala Harris. "Congratulations to Joe Biden and Kamala..

published on 1/20/21 7:49 PM

Brexit and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic dominate Europe’s agenda during the year

There are a number of important problems that have to be discussed and resolved by the European Parliament this year. Two of them are: the now official “divorce” between the EU and the UK, and the vaccinations and addressing the far-reaching..

published on 1/18/21 11:28 AM