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South African Week at Radisson SAS Sofia

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of establishing the democracy at the Republic of South Africa, Radisson SAS Grand Hotel organizes South African week from April 20 to April 29. The days of celebration will feature typical South African food, prepa

Society | April 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 760

No-Match Skull in Bulgaria Puzzles Scientists

Bulgarian scientists have found yet another skull in the Rhodope Mountains, which apparently has no analogy on the Earth.

Society | April 17, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 966

Russia Boasts Penis Implantation

Russian surgeons have implanted a new penis to a lieutenant hurt by grenade. The patient, referred to as Alexei, had lost his penis and his right testicle.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3222

Faithless Head for Skopje after Sofia Gig

After their concert in Sofia Friday night, Faithless will continue their tour in Skopje and Belgrade. The band are promoting their latest album No Roots, but also perform some of the older stuff.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 895

African Cave Boasts Oldest Known Jewellery

The earliest known jewellery, made 75 000 years ago by someone living in a cave overlooking the Indian Ocean, was found in a South African cave.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 554

Cosmonauts Send a Peace Message from Sofia

Cosmonauts from different countries joined Bulgarian kids and called upon the world for peace and harmony. The event took place in the outskirts of Sofia - at the Kambanite complex, which has almost 100 bells from countries around the globe.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 582

No High Heel behind The Wheel

Females wearing high heels while driving will face harsh penalties in Bulgaria. Each month, high heels cause about 100 road accidents, data show.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 619

Fashion: Ladies' Wedding Guest Attire

Don't wear white because it competes with the bride. There are plenty of other colors available.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2024

Pets: Pets Beat Stress

According to recent research conducted by Hill's Pet Nutrition, pets play an essential part in our well being, by helping to beat stress and depression. Sixty % of British pet owners claim that spending time with their pet is their favourite way to relax

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 635

Health: How to Use Eye Drops

First of all if your eye drops are a suspension, the label will remind you to shake the bottle before using the drops. Then wash your hands.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 389

Science: New Support for Black Hole Theory

Astronomers have found support for the existence of elusive medium-sized black holes, the journal Nature reports.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 391

Forks and Corks: Sweet Chicken Wings

Ingredients:1/2 cup soy sauce, 1/4 cup packed brown sugar, 1/2 tablespoon vegetable oil, 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh ginger root, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder, 1 1/2 pounds chicken wings Directions: In a 9x13 inch casserole, combine soy sauce, brown sugar, o

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 278

"Bulgarian Coco Chanel" Shows New Line

Bulgarian designer Maria Nedkova, often called "the Bulgarian Coco Chanel" for her classy style, showed her latest collection in Sofia. Nedkova became popular for her business suits, with extra elegance and fine fabrics.

Society | April 15, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1878

Faithless to Sip on Bulgarian Wine

Faithless will use the opportunity to taste Bulgarian wine, as they are staging a concert in Sofia. The musicians will perform Friday at the Winter Palace, kicking off their European tour to promote the No Roots album.

Society | April 15, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 644

SMS-Poetry Contest Stirs Bulgarians' Attention

A special contest for SMS poetry will start tomorrow in Bulgaria to end May 16. The winner in the contest that will be awarded a Silver brooch "SMS-Poetry" will be revealed May 20.

Society | April 14, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 526

800-Year Delayed Apology over Constantinople Crusade Invasion

The Vatican has pledged apology from the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew over the crusade invasion into Constantinople 800 years ago. On April 13, 1204, then Tuesday, the Latin warriors of the Fourth Crusade seized and plundered Constantinople, the then

Society | April 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1968

Authenticity of Ancient Bulgarian Landmark Proved

The authenticity of the recently discovered 11th century King Samuil landmark was proven. Eminent Bulgarian scientists executed several tests that proved that the landmark was genuine.

Society | April 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2942

Easter Unites Three Christian Faiths

This year the Orthodox, Catholic and Armenian Christian churches celebrate Easter, the Day of Christ's Resurrection, on the same day, April 11. On the holy night of Easter and all over the next forty days, the Orthodox believers greet each other with "Ch

Society | April 11, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 852

On the Eve of Easter

A day before the brightest of Christian holidays brings in the news of Christ's Resurrection, people are making final preparations to meet Easter holiday. On Saturday festive cakes are baked and red eggs colored, unless they are prepared earlier on Maund

Society | April 10, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 544

Bulgarian Mathematicians Victorious in Romania

Bulgaria's national mathematics team swept 4 out of 6 possible medals at the 55th Romanian Olympiad with international participation.

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1042

Ancient Troy Glory Revived on Movie Screen

The ancient city of Troy is going to revive its glory on movie screen as the release of Warner Bros blockbuster is expected in May. With an all-star cast including Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, Peter O'Toole and Sean Bean, Hollywood has made a version of Hom

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3995
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