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Seven Sigma Policemen Arrested in Bulgaria's Capital

The chief of the Sigma sub-department at the Sofia Police Directorate (SDVR) has been detained alongside six other policemen from the unit, the website Dariknews.bg quotes officials as saying.

Bulgaria’s Top Court Scraps Controversial Fee on Renewables

Bulgaria's Constitutional Court on Thursday revoked the 20% fee levied on the income of photovoltaic plants and wind farms that has spooked investors.

Central Bank Deputy Governor Arrives at Bulgaria's Presidency

Kalin Hristov, Deputy Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB), arrived at Bulgaria's Presidency on Thursday afternoon.

President Plevneliev 'to Hold Consultations' with Caretaker Gov't

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will reportedly hold consultations with future ministers from the caretaker government, Thursday.

Kristalina Georgieva 'Should Comment on EU Foreign Affairs' - FM

Bulgaria's nominee to become the EU's High Representative should be more vocal on foreign issues of the bloc, outgoing Bulgarian top diplomat Kristian Vigenin said.

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Tsvetan Raychinov: Healthcare 'in Total Chaos'

Bulgarian Medical Association (BMA) head Tsvetan Raychinov has urged politicians to avoid infighting, as their actions are affecting the healthcare system.

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In Pictures

A combo picture made available on 30 July 2014 shows four pairs of shoes by artist and designer Svenja Ritter, on display at the exhibition `Art Shoes - Shoes in Contemporary Art` in Duesseldorf

Spanish actress Marisol Ayuso (C), in the role of `La Dama` (lit.:The Lady), and other cast members perform during the press preview of the Ancient Greek playwright Aristophanes` comedy `Pluto`, directed by Magui Mira, at the 60th Merida Classical Theatre

A police officer watches over characters trying to pose for photos with tourists in Times Square in New York

Peruvian women firefighters take part in the civic and military parade for the 193rd anniversary of Peru`s Independence in Lima, Peru, 29 July 2014

 

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San Diego Comic-Con International is a multigenre entertainment and comic convention that is held annually since 1970 (as the Golden State Comic Book Convention). It attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors from the US and across the world.

Originally showcasing primarily comic books and science fiction/fantasy related film, television, and similar popular arts, the convention now includes a larger range of pop culture and entertainment elements across virtually all genres, including horror, animation, anime, manga, toys, collectible card games, video games, webcomics, and fantasy novels. According to Forbes, the convention is the "largest convention of its kind in the world". It is also the largest convention held in San Diego.

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