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Forks&Corks: Cheese Cake

Ingredients: ? pack biscuits, 2 tbs sugar, 2 tbs butter or margarine, 2/3 cup sugar, 1/3 cup flour, 1 tbs corn starch, 1 vanilla sugar sugar, 250 g cream cheese, 1 cup cream, 2 eggs, 3 egg whites, ? kg sugar, 1 small jar of cherry jam. Instructions: Grea

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 299

Science: Mini-pig Clone Raises Transplant Hope

The cloning of a miniature pig lacking both copies of a gene involved in immediate immune rejection has brought the prospect of transplanting pig organs into people a little closer. The small pig's organs are similar in size to those of humans and the mis

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 371

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

DIE ANOTHER DAY Action/Adventure

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 251

Cinema Listings

(January 17th - January 23d) **EVROPA PALACE**

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 317

Oldest Black Sea Shipwreck Found Off the Coast of Bulgaria

Explorer Bob Ballard announced in the United States the discovery of the oldest shipwreck ever found in the Black Sea off the coast of present-day Bulgaria, CNN reported. A team headed by Ballard, working with the Bulgarian government, discovered the wrec

Society | January 16, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1224

Minute Koran is Tiniest Book in Bulgaria

The tiniest book in Bulgaria is a 150-page Koran, sized 15 by 17 millimetres. The miniature copy of Islam's Holy Book is owned by the district library in Northern city Montana.

Society | January 16, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 399

Bulgarian Researchers Start Penguins Project in Antarctica

The last group of researchers from the Bulgarian Antarctic expedition leaves on January 18th. They will arrive on the Island of Livingstone on January 29th, Dr.

Society | January 15, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 473

Rare Birds Discovered to Spend Winter in Southeastern Bulgaria

Dalmatian pelicans have flocked to spend the winter around a dam in the Sakar Mountain in Southeastern Bulgaria. Such birds have never been seen in this area before, Bulgarian ecologists enthuse.

Society | January 14, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 498

Skiing Conditions in Bulgaria Good

Skiing conditions in almost all Bulgarian winter resorts are good after the heavy snowfall across the country over the weekend. There is new snow in all resorts and that is why it is a good time for the enthusiastic skiers and snowboarders to get on the s

Society | January 14, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 463

Bulgaria's Scholars Flock to EU Grant Program

Over 120 Bulgarian research teams have shown interest in applying for funding under Sixth Framework Program of the European Union. Bulgarian scholars are cooperating actively with EU partners in the fields of astronomy, oceanology and nano technology.

Society | January 14, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 322

AUBG Launches Executive MBA in Bulgaria

The official launch of the Executive MBA Program of the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) will take place on Tuesday. The program is targeted at working managers and professionals.

Society | January 13, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 440

Bulgaria Marks 140th Anniversary of Aleko Konstantinov Birth

The fifteenth traditional week, dedicated to the great Bulgarian writer Aleko Konstantinov, started on January 13, marking the 140th anniversary of his birth. Flowers will be laid at the monument of the author of "Bay Ganyo" in Borissova Garden, Sofia's b

Society | January 13, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 473

Sensational Archaeological Discovery Near Shveshtari Amazes in Bulgaria

The Thracian royal tomb near the village of Shveshtari is one of the most sensational archaelogical discoveries over the past twenty years in Bulgaria. Perfect as architecture, it amazes both with its wealth of sculptural ornaments as well as the ritual o

Society | January 12, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6586

Weekly Horoscope

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Society | January 12, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

Bulgarian Archaeologists Found Rich Funeral of Thracian Chieftain

A funeral of a high-ranking Thracian aristocrat, devotee of the Orpheus cult, was discovered by Bulgarian archaeologists during excavations in what they call "Thracia's sacred valley." The rich Thracian was buried in a mound near the largest yet found Thr

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3105

Health: Apples and Tomatoes Good for Lungs

Scientists have found that if you want to have healthy lungs you should eat apples and tomatoes. It has been established that eating fresh fruit and vegetables can help to reduce the risk of asthma and chronic lung diseases.

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 531

Getting There: Solishta

Solishta is a small village in the Rhodopes situated 5km south of Shiroka Luka and lies hidden just under Turlata peak. The ruins of an ancient monastery complex and the ruins of two Second Bulgarian Kingdom fortresses named Gradishteto and Turlata lie ne

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 380

Pets: Tranquilize Cat To Travel?

Do you plan to fly with your pet this season? If your cat gets anxious or agitated by airplane travel, you might talk to your veterinarian about the use of tranquilizers for the trip. With veterinary instruction, cat owners can administer these medication

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 818

Science: The Year in Technology 3

Unsurprisingly, Internet use grew further in 2002, but nowhere more than in China. In April the number of people in China with access to the internet increased to 56.

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 634

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

SLAP HER, SHE'S FRENCH Comedy

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 275

Forks&Corks: Carrot Jam

Ingredients: 1 kilogram of big and well washed carrots, 1 kg of sugar, 1 glass of water, 1 teaspoonful of salt of lemon, 4-5 leaves of pelargonium or orange flavour How to cook: Peel the carrots and cut them into small pieces, or grate them.

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 293
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