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BULGARIAN STUDENTS AWARDED MINI NOBEL PRIZES BY SWEDISH EMBASSY

The Swedish Ambassador to Bulgaria Sten Ask announced that two Bulgarian students will be awarded the mini Nobel Prizes for 2001. The mini Nobel Pize is unique for Bulgaria and will be awarded for the third year in a row by the Swedish Embassy.

Society | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 896

ARTISTS’ WORKS TO BE DISPLAYED IN PRISONS, CHARITY CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED

Thirty Bulgarian artists take part in a charity campaign of the Society for Religious and Social Support to Prisoners. The collected funds will be provided to approximately 400 children of prisoners and their families at a party, planned for December 23 i

Society | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 557

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

9th December-15th December ARIES

Society | December 9, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 663

“THE ART TO BE UNIQUE” EXHIBITION PRESENTED AT HILTON SOFIA

Hilton Sofia’s Artists Bar & Caf? together with Art Gallery “Irida” are presenting the exhibition “The Art to be Unique”, including works of Nevelina Janakieva (glass) and Jordan Pankov (graphics), together with the Autumn-Winter collection of boutique “I

Society | December 9, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 493

HILTON SOFIA OFFERS GLITTERING CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTIES

Hilton Sofia’s Festive Season and New Year’s Eve Program is prepared to meet the demands of all those who want to organize a family reunion, office party or intimate dinner and do it in style. The Christmas Offerings in the program include Family Celebrat

Society | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 905

CULTURE MINISTER DISCUSSED EUROPALIA BULGARIA 2002 FEST IN BRUSSELS

Culture Minister Bozhidar Abrashev discussed the arrangements for the Europalia Bulgaria 2002 festival in Brussels. The minister attended an informal meeting of his counterparts of the EU member states and the membership candidates in the Belgian capital.

Society | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 501

SEVEN THOUSAND YEARS OF HISTORY PACKED INTO A CD

Historians from the Veliko Turnovo History Museum traced the history of the Veliko Turnovo region back from the fifth millenium B.C.

Society | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 495

MINISTER SUPPORTED "CULTURE 2000" PROGRAM EXTENSION IN BRUGGE

Program “Culture 2000” was the main topic at the meeting of the Council of Culture Ministers from the European Union and EU applicant states that took part in the Belgian town of Brugge on December 4.At the forum Bulgaria was represented by Culture Minist

Society | December 5, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

ASIAN DUB FOUNDATION PLAYED LIVE IN SOFIA

Asian Dub Foundation entranced its 3,000 fans gathered at Sofia's Hristo Botev hall on December 2 for the group’s live concert. This was the final concert in the framework of the Electronic Music Festival organized by the British Council in Sofia and Sofi

Society | December 4, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 509

CHRISTO’S EXHIBITION TO OPEN AT WASHINGTON NATIONAL ART GALLERY

An impressive exhibition dedicated to the Bulgarian artist Christo and his wife Jeanne-Claude will be opened at the National Art Gallery in Washington at the beginning of 2002, BBC program “London start” announced. It will cover the artistic achievements

Society | December 3, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 530

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

December 1-7,2001 ARIES

Society | December 2, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 572

BULGARIAN AUTHOR RADICHKOV TO BE NOMINATED FOR LITERATURE NOBEL PRIZE

The Bulgarian author Yordan Radichkov will be nominated for Nobel Prize in literature, Boyan Biolchev, rector of the Sofia University “St, Kliment Ohridski” announced. Biolchev received an invitation by the Nobel Committee to send a nomination for Bulgar

Society | November 29, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 481

TOURISM DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM TO BE INTRODUCED

By the end of the year, a PHARE-2001 program for Bulgarian tourism development will be introduced, Culture Minister Bozhidar Abrashev announced at a press conference. The aim of the program is to increase the variety of the tourism projects in the field o

Society | November 28, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 379

NYT: TWIN KINGDOMS – A CURIOUS SHOW FROM THE BALKANS

New York Times published a long review of the premiere of “Twin Kingdoms,” that was staged in New York at the City Center on November 24th. The newspaper writes that the event is a “curious show from Bulgaria that combined Balkan folk dances and elements

Society | November 27, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350

BULGARIAN CARTOON APPLAUDED IN EUROPE AND US

"Pornoless," an animation film by Martin Georgiev attracted many viewers and received positive feedback in Europe and America. The three-minute production discusses the wild sexual fears of the main character and his efforts to suppress his persistent vis

Society | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 526

FINE WINES, MODELS APPLAUDED AT HILTON SOFIA

Businessmen, diplomats, media directors gathered at the Hilton Sofia to taste Bulgarian wines and watch Bulgarian fashion. White and red wines from all Bulgaria's regions won the applauses of businessmen and diplomats.

Society | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 379

GOLDEN MEDAL WON BY BULGARIAN INVENTOR IN BRUSSELS

Bulgarian inventions won 95 awards at the Brussels Eureka World Exhibition of Innovation, Research and New Technologies. Bulgaria was presented for the first time at the exhibition.

Society | November 21, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2034

DERRIDA LECTURED ON DEATH PENALTY IN SOFIA

The philosoper Jacque Derrida arrived in Sofia to participate in the tree-day conference "Monstrous Discourse. Balkans and Europe: deconstruction of policy.

Society | November 17, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 574

ROBEVA TO PERFORM ON BROADWAY

The American premiere of Neshka Robeva's author's performance 'Twin Kingdoms' will be on Broadway on November 23. The show will be presented on three consecutive days in New York.

Society | November 16, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 504

SFUMATO THEATRE WITH PERFORMANCES IN PARIS

The Bulgarian Sfumato Theatre will stage guest performances in Paris at the Theatre de la Tempete, a twin of Theatre du Soleil of Ariane Mnouchkine, a noncommercial theatre space using innovatory language even in its classical works stagings. Afterwards t

Society | November 15, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 527

BULGARIAN DOCUMENTARY WON SILVER PRIZE IN TOKYO

The documentary "The Way of the Harmony," directed by Stephan Komadarev, won Silver Prize on the 45th Competition for Films and Videos on Japan – Tokyo 2001. Silver Prize was given to the film for special recognition.

Society | November 13, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 490
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