Over 62 tonnes of cut tobacco have been detained by the Customs and the Ministry of the Interior, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov told a press conference on the results of an empty pack survey showing trends and levels of illicit cigarette trafficking in th
October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 17:00 |
Three Bulgarians have been sentenced by a London court for sexual exploitation following a joint investigation by British services, the Special Prosecutor's Office and the Bulgaria's General Directorate for Combatting Organized Crime (GDBOP), the Special
October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 15:40 |
Five people were detained on October 17 in a joint investigation of the Special Prosecutor's Office, the State Attorney's Office and the Interior Ministry in Plovdiv, with the assistance of the Gendarmerie Directorate, the Interior Ministry said.
October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 15:04 |
A truck with 39 bodies was found in Essex, southeast England.
October 23, 2019, Wednesday // 12:07 |
Bulgaria has a low proportion of reports of domestic violence and women should be encouraged to report such cases, United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women Dubravka Šimonovic said at a press conference, BNR reported.
October 21, 2019, Monday // 18:16 |
Two migrants from Afghanistan have been arrested for raping an underage girl in Sofia.
October 21, 2019, Monday // 14:32 |
One man was detained in a preliminary arrest in France on suspicion of planning a September 11-style plane hijacking and attack.
October 18, 2019, Friday // 16:13 |
387 Bulgarians became victims of trafficking for the first 9 months of 2019.
October 18, 2019, Friday // 12:14 |
Hundreds of people around the world have been arrested after a child pornography site in the Dark web was taken down by authorities in March 2018.
October 17, 2019, Thursday // 19:12 |
Three Bulgarians were shot dead in their home in Chicago while eating dinner.
October 14, 2019, Monday // 10:03 |
Bulgarian MPs on October 9 voted to approve amendments to the Penal Procedure Code which remove the use of fast track trial proceedings in premeditated murder cases, BNT reported.
October 10, 2019, Thursday // 18:09 |
The special prosecution has brought charges against two persons involved in trafficking in human beings in France and Sweden for the purpose of recruiting, transporting and coercing them into begging, said the press office of the Ministry of the Interior.
October 10, 2019, Thursday // 18:05 |
For 2018, 51 new substances have appeared, which are being added to so-called designer drugs.
October 8, 2019, Tuesday // 16:42 |
Over 8,000,000 pieces of illegal cigarettes were seized as part of a joint operation by the State Security Service and the Customs Agency.
October 8, 2019, Tuesday // 14:28 |
Protesting eco-activists poured the iconic Wall Street charging bull in New York with fake blood.
October 8, 2019, Tuesday // 11:37 |
A bomb has exploded in a residential building on Vasil Levski Street in the northwest town of Montana, the regional directorate of the Bulgarian Ministry of the Interior - Montana reported.
October 7, 2019, Monday // 19:37 |
Two people have been arrested over a bank robbery in Sofia, Emilia Rusinova, head of Sofia City Prosecutor's Office, told a press briefing at the Sofia Court House, Focus News Agency reported.
October 7, 2019, Monday // 17:59 |
BGN 185,000 were stolen from an office of a bank located in a hypermarket on Europe's Blvd.
October 6, 2019, Sunday // 14:37 |
Brazil is becoming a growing exporter, ahead of Colombia's largest producer.
October 4, 2019, Friday // 12:20 |
Four police officers were killed with a knife inside police headquarters in Paris.
October 4, 2019, Friday // 11:36 |
There have been three cases and three attempts at property fraud through extortion of elderly people, Deputy Prosecutor General Ivan Geshev told a press briefing on today’s police raid in Orlandovtsi quarter, a Focus News Agency reporter said.
October 3, 2019, Thursday // 17:07 |
New Zealand: No Active COVID-19 Cases
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