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Christo, Bulgarian Artist Who Wrapped Landmarks, Dies at 84 Christo, the Bulgaria-born artist best known for large-scale installations and wrapping in fabric famous landmarks such as the Pont Neuf, has died. He was 84. Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, known as Christo, died of natural causes on May 31 at his home in
Variety.com | Jun 1, 2020 11:36 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Parolled Australian fears re-arrest in Bulgaria, seeks new trial An Australian ex-soldier, released on parole after being convicted of a street murder in Bulgaria in 2009, fears he will be rearrested if he tries to leave the country and is now seeking a new trial to try to clear his name.
Reuters | May 30, 2020 5:46 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bulgaria to lift travel ban on Australian convicted of murder The decision comes after Bulgaria's highest appeals court dismissed a request by the former chief prosecutor to review the parole granted to Jock Palfreeman in September. Palfreeman's parole angered nationalist politicians who have decried his release fro
Yahoo! News | May 29, 2020 12:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Australian jailed for 2007 stabbing free to leave Bulgaria SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) An Australian man released after serving 11 years in a Bulgarian prison over a fatal stabbing is free to return home after the countrys highest court refused to send him back to prison.
Lufkin Daily News | May 29, 2020 03:55 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lufkin, Texas
Australian jailed for 2007 murder in Bulgaria closer to freedom Bulgaria's highest appeals court on Thursday dismissed a request by the former chief prosecutor to review the parole granted to an Australian convicted of murder in 2009, meaning he is a step closer to being able to leave the country.
Reuters | May 28, 2020 6:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Australian jailed for 2007 murder in Bulgaria free to go home Bulgarias highest appeals court on Thursday dismissed a request by the former chief prosecutor to review the parole granted to an Australian convicted of murder in 2009, meaning he is now free to leave the country.
Reuters | May 28, 2020 2:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
When did modern humans first arrive in Europe? podcast New archaeological discoveries in the Bacho Kiro cave in Bulgaria have revealed that modern humans co-existed with Neanderthals for several thousand years. Nicola Davis speaks to Prof Jean-Jacques Hublin about the excavations, and what their findings tell
The Guardian | May 28, 2020 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bulgarian police seize more than 360 kilograms of cocaine SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) Bulgarian police have discovered and seized more than 360 kilograms (nearly 800 pounds) of cocaine from an apartment in the capital.
Lufkin Daily News | May 27, 2020 3:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lufkin, Texas
Bulgaria to reopen restaurants, bars and cafes on June 1 Bulgaria will allow restaurants, bars and cafes to reopen at full capacity on Monday as the Balkan country further eased restrictions imposed in mid-March to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Reuters | May 27, 2020 06:11 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Siemens Mobility delivers ten Smartrons to Bulgaria Bulgarian State Railways (BD) has ordered ten Smartron locomotives from Siemens Mobility. The Smartron is a preconfigured locomotive that combines all the advantages of a standard product with the proven platform technology of the Vectron locomotives. 
WebWire | May 25, 2020 2:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend