Haskovo District Prosecutor's Office has pressed charges against two Iranian citizens for attempting to smuggle 687 kg of heroin worth about BGN 62 million, said the press office of the Appellate Prosecutor's Office – Plovdiv, Focus News Agency reported.
March 5, 2020, Thursday // 17:34 |
The former secretary of the fugitive gambling tycoon Vasil Bozhkov remains permanently in custody.
March 4, 2020, Wednesday // 18:18 |
An armed man took about 30 people hostage in the Philippines' capital, Manila.
March 2, 2020, Monday // 11:48 |
Authorities in Iran have arrested 24 people accused of online rumor-mongering about the spread of the coronavirus, according to BGNES.
February 27, 2020, Thursday // 07:32 |
One tonne of cocaine was seized aboard the Ares ship in Venezuelan waters.
February 26, 2020, Wednesday // 15:01 |
Producer Harvey Weinstein was found guilty Monday of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.
February 25, 2020, Tuesday // 08:17 |
32 people were detained during the large-scale operation.
February 24, 2020, Monday // 17:24 |
43 migrants from Bangladesh have been found in a truck in Northeastern Macedonia, MIA reported.
February 23, 2020, Sunday // 16:37 |
The Interior Ministry has no information about an investigation by Spanish authorities against Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.
February 21, 2020, Friday // 15:29 |
A 40-year-old Bulgarian is one of the victims of the massacre in the German city of Hanau in which at least 11 people were killed and several others were seriously injured.
February 20, 2020, Thursday // 14:33 |
The American rapper Pop Smoke has died in the United States as a result of a gunshot wound.
February 20, 2020, Thursday // 07:05 |
On February 15, 2020, the Ministry of Justice sent the request of the Prosecutor General for the extradition of Vasil Bozhkov to the Bulgarian Embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
February 18, 2020, Tuesday // 06:53 |
At least 24 people were killed in a church attack by about 20 jihadists in Pansy village in Burkina Faso,.
February 17, 2020, Monday // 16:12 |
Costa Rica police seized the largest amount of drug in its history yesterday - 5 tonnes of cocaine hidden in a container of flowers that was to be loaded today in the port of Limon, on the Caribbean coast, France Press reported.
February 16, 2020, Sunday // 12:16 |
OLAF, the European Anti-Fraud Office, is investigating the municipality of Petrich for alleged misuse of € 750,000 allocated to repair an already non-existing building.
February 13, 2020, Thursday // 23:09 |
Two more charges have been pressed against the embattled gambling mogul Vasil Bozhkov.
February 13, 2020, Thursday // 15:39 |
Public quarrels between politicians and rich businessmen over alleged links to organized crime are hardly new, especially in a country ranked among the most corrupt in Europe, Bloomberg reported.
February 12, 2020, Wednesday // 15:15 |
Prosecutor General Ivan Geshev assigned the State Agency for National Security the task of carrying out a full inspection of the entire privatization process and ex-post control by the ministries, agencies and other state institutions in charge of the pro
February 12, 2020, Wednesday // 12:36 |
So far, 7 people have been arrested.
February 10, 2020, Monday // 18:26 |
Five people were arrested after police in Turkey uncovered an organ trafficking channel in Istanbul.
February 10, 2020, Monday // 14:45 |
The Prosecutor's Office instructed the Ministry of Culture to inspect the collection of antique objects kept and exhibited in a museum by the Thrace Foundation.
February 7, 2020, Friday // 15:35 |
New Zealand: No Active COVID-19 Cases
Emergency Epidemic Situation in Bulgaria will be Prolonged