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A portrait of murdered Bulgarian television journalist Viktoria Marinova during a candlelit vigil in the city of Ruse. Photograph: Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty Images

German police have arrested a suspect in the rape and murder of Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova, as officials in her homeland played down susp(...)

Chinese premier Li Keqiang  speaking at a joint news conference with Bulgarian prime minister Boiko Borisov during the seventh summit of China and central and eastern European countries in Sophia. Photograph: Getty Images

China wants deeper co-operation with the EU and more foreign investment amid a trade war with the United States, Beijing’s premier Li Keqiang said as (...)

Bulgarian prime minister Boiko Borisov who halted the Danube power station project during a previous term in power. Photograph: Stoyan Nenov/Reuters

Bulgaria’s parliament has revived plans to construct a major new nuclear power station on the Danube river, fuelling concerns over environmental and c(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Bulgarian prime minister Boiko Borisov during their press conference in Sofia on Friday. Photograph: Vassil Donev/EPA

Ireland has secured the support of European Union presidency-holder Bulgaria on major Brexit issues, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said during a visit t(...)

The newly minted partially gold coin made to commemorate the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Bulgaria will face a challenge in the era of migration and Brexit. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The presidency of the European Union moved from the Baltic to the Black Sea on Monday, as Bulgaria took over from Estonia for a six-month stint that i(...)

Bulgarian riot police stand by  during clashes in the migrant reception centre in the town of Harmanli on Thursday. Photograph:  Stringer/AFP/Getty Images

Bulgaria has arrested hundreds of migrants after a riot at a reception centre near the Turkish border, amid renewed threats from Ankara to allow asylu(...)

Bulgarian president Rosen Plevneliev (right) shakes hands with president-elect Rumen Radev prior to their meeting at the Bulgarian presidency office in Sofia on November 14th, 2016. Photograph: Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty Images

Bulgaria and Moldova face political uncertainty after presidential elections in both countries were won by candidates who seek warmer relations with R(...)

Rumen Radev casts his vote in the second round of presidential elections in Bulgaria, at a polling station in Sofia.  Photograph: EPA/VASSIL DONEV

Bulgarian socialist ally Rumen Radev, a Russia-friendly newcomer to politics, won yesterday’s presidential election by a large margin, exit polls show(...)

Pro-Russian presidential candidate General Rumen Radev,  of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, meets supporters during an election rally in Karlovo. Photograph: Peter Ganev/Reuters

Politicians seeking closer ties with Russia are expected to win Sunday’s presidential election run-offs in Bulgaria and Moldova, potentially giving a(...)

Rumen Radev, presidential candidate of the Initiative Committee, formally supported by the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP). Photograph: Borislav Troshev/EPA

Former air force commander Rumen Radev narrowly won the first round of presidential elections in Bulgaria on Sunday, exit polls showed, raising prospe(...)

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