Prime Minister Binali Yildirim to meet his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov in Turkey's Izmir province
Turkish and Bulgarian energy exchange representatives present potential for cooperation in natural gas spot market
Warships are participating in joint naval exercises in the Black Sea and Marmara Sea
Bulgaria will wait for more evidence about poisoning of ex-Russian spy and his daughter in UK, says Premier Boyko Borisov
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to host summit as chairman of EU Council
Sofia currently holds rotating presidency of European Union
Sofia currently holds European Union’s rotating presidency
Bulgarian officials have allowed restoration of historical Ibrahim Pasha Mosque in Razgrad
Bulgaria, which took over the European Union's rotating presidency on January 1, is the poorest country in the bloc and according to watchdog Transparency International also the most corrupt.
We are receiving positive signals in EU-Turkish relations, says Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zakharieva
Bulgaria to focus on 4 key areas during 6-month term
Sides agree to intensify cooperation in gas, electricity during Turkish delegation's visit to Sofia, Bulgarian envoy says
New rail link to run from northern Greece to Bulgaria
The average salary here is 510 euros ($602), a third of the European Union average and a fraction of that of rich countries. State help to integrate the newcomers is virtually absent.
Five decades later, Fatmagul and her husband Fahim are still hard at work in their small field in the southern Rhodope mountains, close to the Greek border.
The landlocked Balkan nation has attempted to join the EU since 2005 but its lingering dispute with Greece -- whose northern province bears the same name as the former Yugoslav republic -- has torpedoed Skopje's efforts.
Bulgaria and Albania do not share a border.
The minibus was apparently driven by a 16-year-old Bulgarian who did not have a driver's licence. He was among the dead. The bus was on the motorway near Pazardjik, close to the Greek and Turkish borders.
Istanbul-Sofia Express will make stops in Bucharest and Belgrade
A former chief of the council, ethnic issues expert Mihail Ivanov called the appointment "an outrage against minorities."
Simeonov, 62, is co-leader of the United Patriots (UP), the junior party in the governing coalition.