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We have started to collect the most important news related to Bulgaria in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Djokovic suffers shock Dimitrov loss

Tuesday, May 7th 2013, 21:24
related countries: Spain Spain

World number one Novak Djokovic loses to Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov in the second round of the Madrid Open.
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Few planning to migrate to UK - poll

Sunday, April 21st 2013, 23:05
related countries: Romania Romania, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The coming end of EU work restrictions for people from Romania and Bulgaria is having little impact on their plans to move, BBC surveys suggest.
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Bulgaria prays to end suicides

Friday, April 5th 2013, 10:41

Bulgaria begins three days of special prayers requested by the country's president because of national pessimism and a spate of suicides.
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Report plays down immigration fears

Friday, April 5th 2013, 7:28
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Romanian and Bulgarian immigration to the UK will stretch schools but will have a lesser impact on housing and the NHS, says a report.
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Bulgaria violin not stolen Strad

Wednesday, March 27th 2013, 15:37
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A violin recovered during a police raid in Bulgaria is not the 1696 Stradivarius stolen from a musician in London, officers say.
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Bulgarian Roma killed in shooting

Tuesday, March 19th 2013, 14:57

A Bulgarian former army officer shoots dead three members of a Roma family who lived next door to him, before turning the gun on himself, police say.
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Man sets fire to himself in Bulgaria

Wednesday, March 13th 2013, 18:50
related places: Sofia

A Bulgarian man sets fire to himself outside parliament in Sofia, the fourth such act in a month, after weeks of protests against austerity.
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VIDEO: Tension brewing in EU's poorest state

Wednesday, March 13th 2013, 5:44

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev has announced a caretaker cabinet, following weeks without a government.
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New government announced in Bulgaria

Tuesday, March 12th 2013, 16:31

After weeks without a government, a new caretaker administration is named in Bulgaria to serve until elections in May.
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Bulgaria regrets failing to save Jews

Friday, March 8th 2013, 14:43

Bulgaria expresses regret that more than 11,000 Jews were deported to Nazi concentration camps from areas under Bulgarian control during World War II.
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Bulgaria mobster's daughter abducted

Tuesday, March 5th 2013, 21:28
related places: Sofia

The 10-year-old daughter of Bulgarian gangland boss Evelin Banev has been abducted outside her house in the capital, Sofia.
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Bulgaria coach on hunger strike

Monday, March 4th 2013, 11:42

Bulgarian wrestling coach Armen Nazaryan goes on hunger strike to protest about his sport being dropped from the Olympics.
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Germany threatens Schengen veto

Monday, March 4th 2013, 11:08
related countries: Germany Germany, Romania Romania

Germany says it will not allow Bulgaria or Romania to join the EU's passport-free Schengen zone if the issue is put to a vote in the EU on Thursday.
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Bulgarian PM's resignation accepted

Thursday, February 21st 2013, 13:39

Bulgarian MPs vote to accept the resignation of Prime Minister Boiko Borisov and his government.
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Bulgaria PM to resign over protests

Wednesday, February 20th 2013, 10:53

Bulgaria's government is resigning following nationwide protests against austerity and high electricity prices, PM Boiko Borisov says.
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'Voices directed' beheading suspect

Monday, February 18th 2013, 15:57
related countries: Spain Spain, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A man accused of beheading a British grandmother in Tenerife tells a court he is haunted by voices that direct his actions, and denies murder.
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