Sunday, 24 October 2021

Tag Archives: Bulgaria

Stay home at Easter even if churches stay open: Bulgaria PM

SOFIA: Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov urged compatriots to pray at home and not visit churches for Easter to stop the spread of COVID-19 after Christian Orthodox leaders refused to close their doors. “Religious leaders cannot tell people not to go to church but I can. And I urge Bulgarians ...

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UK police say 39 bodies found in a lorry container

LONDON: A truck driver has been arrested on suspicion of murder after 39 dead bodies were found inside a lorry container believed to have recently arrived in the UK from Bulgaria. Police and emergency services rushed to an industrial park in Essex, east of London early on Wednesday morning but ...

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Suspect in Bulgarian journalist’s rape, murder held in Germany

SOFIA: Police in Germany have arrested a man in connection with the rape and brutal murder of Bulgarian television journalist Viktoria Marinova, Bulgarian officials said Wednesday. But they said it does not appear that the murder was linked to her work as a journalist. The suspect was picked up late ...

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Journalist raped, brutally murdered in Bulgaria

SOFIA: A television journalist has been brutally murdered in Bulgaria’s northern town of Ruse, prosecutors said, in a case that has sparked international condemnation. The body of 30-year-old Viktoria Marinova, whom authorities identified only by her initials, was found on Saturday in a park, Ruse regional prosecutor Georgy Georgiev said. ...

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Trump stuns NATO with demand to double defence spending

LONDON: US President Donald Trump shocked allies at a fraught NATO summit on Wednesday by suddenly demanding that members double their defence spending commitments. Trump’s surprise demand came after he clashed with Chancellor Angela Merkel, calling Germany a “captive” of Russia because of its gas links and singling out Berlin ...

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Saif gets Interpol warrant on Bulgarian Wild Boar Hunting case

Saif Ali Khan got some relief when he was acquitted from Blackbuck poaching case a few months back, but it doesn’t look like life wants him to be smiling as he has once again got notice from the Bulgarian Interpol for Bulgarian Wild Boar Hunting case. “The Bulgarian government had ...

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