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Bulgaria Marked Miner's Day with Archeological Exhibition

Bulgaria marked August 18 Miner's Day with an archeological exhibition at the building of the Energy Ministry. The exhibits came from mines in Bulgaria's Maritsa Iztok complex where there are also several large thermo-power plants.

Society | August 18, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 378

Europe's Oldest Well Discovered in Bulgaria

Europe's most ancient well was discovered this summer near the Bulgarian village of Katuntsi, the Bulgarian National Television (BNT) said Saturday.

Society | August 16, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 311

Foreigners Enjoy Game Hunting Trips to Bulgaria

Foreigners enjoy making game hunting trips to Bulgaria because of the country's well-preserved natural environment, chief of Bulgaria's Vitoshko-Studena game-breeding station Damyan Damyanov told Bulgaria's Darik Radio Saturday. The number of hinds in Bu

Society | August 16, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 474

Slavi's Joke: All Time Best Player

Picture a cemetery. A pitch-dark night, a crow is cawing, a jackal is wailing.

Society | August 15, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

Pets: Raising Orphan Kittens

A kitten may need hand raising because the mother has died, become ill, rejected the kittens or abandoned them. In the case of feral cats, the kittens may have been taken from the mother for taming.

Society | August 15, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1389

Forks&Corks: Vegetarian Mussaka

Ingredients: 2 marrow vegetables, 1 cup of rice, 4 big carrots, 4 potatoes, 200 g fresh peas, 200 g sweet corn, salt, black pepper, curry, 1 bunch of spring onions, 1 bunch of dill, 50 g butter For the topping: 1 cup of yoghurt, 400 ml fresh milk, 1 egg,

Society | August 15, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 384

Beauty Tips: The Perfect Lash

The final touch to your eye makeup is the lash. Try to always use an eyelash curler.

Society | August 15, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 397

Health: Aspirin May Treat Cancer Tumours

The common painkiller aspirin could be used to treat certain types of cancer, according to scientists. They believe it can fight a rare form of skin cancer and some breast cancers.

Society | August 15, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 393

Science: Dark Future for the Universe

Astronomers have confirmed by a new method one of the saddest stories of the Universe - one day the stars in the sky will all stop twinkling. As old stars die, new ones are born, but, for billions of years, the rate of star formation has been in decline.

Society | August 15, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350

Lord of the Rings, Matrix Discussed at Bulgarian Fantasy Festival

A fantasy fiction festival will take place in Bulgaria's biggest coastal city Varna from August 15 through 17. The event called Aqualonia 2003 is sponsored by the local fantasy fan club Zemlemoria together with the Fantasy Foundation and the club of the B

Society | August 14, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 435

Bulgarian Teenagers Sweep Medals at World Physics Olympiad

Bulgaria already boasts two medallists from the World Physics Olympiad after the country's team won surprise victory in the international mathematics competition. Two graduates of the foreign languages school in Stara Zagora, 233km southeast of Sofia, bro

Society | August 14, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 683

Italian Poet Presents His New Book in Sofia

The Italian poet Marco Badzzato will present his new book "Free will" in Sofia. Badzzato's book of poetry will be published both in Bulgarian and Italian languages.

Society | August 12, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 275

Bulgarian Expedition Climbed in Pamirs with Eye to Everest

Bulgarian mountain climbers returned from a trial expedition to Pamirs as they prepare for next year's Everest attempt. The Bulgarians climbed Mt Kaufmann (former Peak Lenin) in Tajikistan, which is over 7,000m high.

Society | August 12, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 544

Placebo to Throw Major Concert in Bulgaria's National Palace of Cuture

The UK alternative band Placebo will throw a major concert in Sofia on September 12.The band will perform in the renovated Hall1 of the National Palace of Culture.

Society | August 11, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 412

Bulgaria's King Ferdinand I Scepter for Sale on Internet

The sceptre of Bulgaria's King Ferdinand I, used for some ceremonies during the period of 1890 - 1908, is among a unique collection of royal regalia, jewellery and military uniforms from Bulgaria's Third Kingdom that is being sold on the Internet. King F

Society | August 10, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3344

Forks&Corks: Bulgarian Kachamak

Ingredients: 1kg corn flour, 3 litres water, 400g grated white brine cheese, 125g butter Method: Pour the corn flour into a pot of boiling water.

Society | August 8, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 363

Fashion: The Skirt for You

The good thing about being able to choose skirts and pants in the length that you want, is that the right skirt length can show off the very best part of your legs.

Society | August 8, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 243

Science: Oldest Spider Silk Found

The oldest known strand of spider silk has been found, preserved in Lebanese amber.It dates from the Early Cretaceous Period, more than 120 million years ago.

Society | August 8, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 176

Health: Vitamin Cuts Passive Smoke Damage

Vitamin C may help to reduce the risks associated with being exposed to second-hand smoke, a study suggests. Scientists in the United States have found non-smokers who took daily doses of vitamin C protected themselves against the cell damage that can ca

Society | August 8, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 273

Pets: Breaking Bad Habits

The best way to stop a pet's bad behavior from recurring is to associate it with a negative reinforcement. Some of the methods with one of them - barking or digging - include the owner's voice, a soda can filled with pennies, a squirt of water, or a leash

Society | August 8, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 345

Unique Bulgarian Actor Awarded Prestigious Art Prize

Unique Bulgarian actor and director Marius Kurkinski was awarded the prestigious annual art prize of the Apolonia foundation. The award is given for contribution to Bulgaria's culture.

Society | August 6, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 466
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