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Legendary Jethro Tull to Rock Sofia in May

Legendary band Jethro Tull as well as Living Color and Laibach will come to Bulgaria in the beginning of 2004, Sofia Music Enterprises promised. Laibach will rock Sofia March 1, while Living Color will hit Sofia stage April 2.

Society | January 27, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 695

Cosmopolitan Makes Debut on Bulgarian Market

Cosmopolitan, the world's most popular magazine among young women, will be launched on the Bulgarian market with the April 2004 Bulgarian-language issue, representatives of the publishers Sanoma Bliasak Bulgaria AD announced Monday at the eighth national

Society | January 27, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1675

BG Radio Swept Bulgaria's 2003 Radio Oscar

BG Radio swept Bulgaria's Radio Oscar 2003 - the award Sirak Skitnik, given out to private radio stations for contributing to Bulgarian culture by the state Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) every year. This is the second time the award is given to the best

Society | January 26, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1484

EU Funds Neglect Bulgaria's Grand Ancient Monument of Perperikon

The unique ancient and medieval sanctuary of Perperikon, situated in the Eastern part of the Rhodopes Mountains, failed to be among the short-listed applicants for EU funds financing, local Bulgaria radio reported on Monday. The municipality of Kardjali,

Society | January 26, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2953

Bulgarian Climbed South America's Highest Peak

Bulgarian mountaineer and zoologist Boyan Petrov has climbed alone Aconcagua, the highest mountain in South America and the Western hemisphere, the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences announced. The 6962-meters-high peak is located in western Argentina, near t

Society | January 26, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3539

Extyn, Bloom Presented at Glitzy Fashion Show in Sofia

Some of Bulgaria's most glamorous models of leading model agency Visages walked the catwalk when presenting Extyn and Bloom brands at a fashion show in the Sofia Art gallery Friday evening.

Society | January 24, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4151

Super Bowl Party at Hilton Sofia

Hilton Sofia organizes a Super Bowl party on February 1 as the AFC champions challenge the NFC champions, at Houston, Texas, for professional football's most desired trophy. Football fans may enjoy the match of the year live on a big screen, together wit

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 932

Science: Boost in Moon, Mars Property Ventures

The next landing on the Moon is planned for 2015, but the Earth's only natural satellite has been for long a delicious piece of venturing by many US companies. Denis Hope is a CEO of Lunar Embassy, who in the far 1980 submitted a declaration to the UN, t

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2387

Health: The Menopause

The menopause is defined as the end of the last menstrual period. In Western women it occurs on average at 51 years, but there is a wide range of normal extending from your 30s to 60s.

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 559

Pets: Care for Senior Dogs

With better veterinary care and pet food, dogs are now living much longer than before. However old age is relative, depending on the breed, and the bigger the breed the shorter the life span.

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 804

Fashion: Bra Basics

While the bra has been popular for nearly 80 years, industry experts estimate that 75%-80% of all women are wearing the wrong size bra. Pregnancy, weight changes, and other factors can have an impact on size, and the average woman will wear six different

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 726

Bulgarian Swept Best "Photo" Award

Bulgarian photographer Dilyan Markov swept the award of the prestigious French magazine "Photo", his photo being selected among 50,000 others from all over the world. Dilyan Markov had sent four pictures of a famous Bulgarian reporter, working with the p

Society | January 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 753

Every Sunday Program Completes 25 Years on TV

The national television program Every Sunday, created and hosted by one of top Bulgarian journalists Kevork Kevorkyan, completed 25 years on the TV screen. Its first emission was launched on January 7, 1979, on the state Bulgarian National Television.

Society | January 19, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1149

Bulgarian Kaval Virtuoso Teams Up with Glen Moore, Sting Drummer

Bulgarian Theodosii Spasov, the greatest virtuoso of the kaval, will pool efforts with Glen Moore, the bassist for the renowned group Oregon and the drummer of Sting in a unique CD to be out on the market in the short while, Dimitur Panev, producer of fam

Society | January 19, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 711

Bulgarian BABY 2004 Solemnly "Destined"

Bulgaria's BABY 2004, who is the 2004 first-born baby Miroslava, received the benevolences and presents from her "destine-makers" Interior Ministry's Chief Secretary General Boyko Borissov and football star Dimitar Berbatov at a solemn ceremony, organized

Society | January 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 404

Bulgarian DARIK Radio Celebrates 11th Anniversary

The first national private Bulgarian radio station Darik is celebrating 11-anniversary on Sunday. Darik Radio went out on air in Sofia on January 21, 1993.

Society | January 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 796

Bulgarian Reporter To Shoot Film in Karbala

Bulgarian reporter Elena Yoncheva, who was the only Bulgaria journalist covering the war in Iraq, is going to shoot a new film about the war-torn country. She is planning to leave February for Karbala, where the Bulgarian infantry unit is deployed, TRUD D

Society | January 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 585

100-Anniversary Celebrated at Ljubomir Pipkov Musical School

A grand concert took place in the Bulgaria Musical Hall Friday night upon the 100-th anniversary celebration of Ljubomir Pipkov Musical School, organized under the aegis of Culture Minister Bozhidar Abrashev. The oldest music educational institution in B

Society | January 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 623

Science: Japan Creates Dream Machine

A Japanese toymaker has developed a gadget enabling people to control their dreams. Before nodding off, you need to look at a photo of what you want to dream about and then record the story line on the machine.

Society | January 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2341

Pets: Care for Senior Cats

The good news is that cats are living longer and longer. Ten years ago a cat would have been considered geriatric at 10-12 years old.

Society | January 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 803

Health: Cholesterol-Lowering Diet

If you have high blood cholesterol and have not tried other dietary approaches, the Step I diet is the place to start: 1.

Society | January 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 594
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