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(January 10th - January 16th) **BIAD**

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 417

Slavi's Joke: Friends

This story sounds like a fairy tale. Once upon a time there were two boys who were great friends at school, but after graduation their ways separated.

Society | January 9, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 384

American Football Kings Crowned at Hilton Sofia

Hilton Sofia organizes a Super Bowl party on January 26 as AFC champions and NFC champions clash in San Diego for professional football's most desired trophy. Football fans may enjoy the match of the year live on a big screen, together with barbeque buffe

Society | January 7, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 324

Orthodox in Bulgaria Celebrate Saint John's Day

In the church calendar, this is the day celebrated in honour of Saint John the Baptist who baptized Jesus. It is also the holiday of all who bear the Saint's name.

Society | January 7, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 347

Bulgaria's Patriarch Performs Army Colors Ritual

Patriarch Maxim, head of Bulgaria's Orthodox Church, delivered a special ritual for the colors and the elite squads of Bulgarian armed forces in front of Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia. The religious-military ritual is to bring health and success to

Society | January 6, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 954

Pop Folk Remains Hot in Bulgaria

Pop folk music enjoys highest popularity among young Bulgarians with low incomes and poor education, shows a survey of polling agency Alpha Research for last year. 32% of the respondents pointed pop folk music as their favorite music, while 36% said they

Society | January 4, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 370

Girl from Varna Named Bulgaria's Baby of the Year

A girl born in the first minute of the New Year in the Black Sea city of Varna was named Bulgaria's Baby of the Year. After a lot was drawn, little Vessela was selected among the three pretenders born at the very start of 2003.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 568

Bulgaria's Baby of the Year Named Today

Three babies born in Bulgaria in the first minute of the New Year vie for the Baby of the Year title. A boy that took his first breath in the country's second city Plovdiv and two girls, one born in Bulgaria's second city Varna, the other from the town of

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 476

Pets: Essential Minerals for Dogs, Cats

Calcium and phosphorous are essential for dogs and cats. The ratio (Ca:P) is no less important than their amount, which depends on the age and status of the pet.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 296

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS Action/Adventure, Science Fiction/Fantasy and Drama

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 480

Cinema Listings

(January 3rd - January 9th) **BIAD**

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 459

Fashion: Optimise Your Winter Appearance

Luxury items are hot in 2003 winter fashions and fur is everywhere - hats, boots, collars, shawls, coats, vests! From long dangling mufflers casually tossed around the neck to intricately detailed knit sweaters and coats, knits are also dominant on the r

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 261

Getting There: Arbanassi

The architectural and historical reserve Arbanassi is a place worth visiting in Bulgaria. It is located 4 km northeast of Veliko Turnovo, one of Bulgaria's most ancient towns.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 652

Slavi's Joke: Crossroads

This is a story about the tough life and complicated perceptions of the people whose vocation it is to control how traffic regulations are observed, i.e.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 345

Health: Natural Cure for Painful Eyes

Many people enjoy today the assets of civilization, including computers and television, which definitely have many advantages but in many cases they have negative influence on our health. Most of the people who live and work in the city spend hours in fro

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 476

Science: The Year in Technology 2

Over 2002, the race to build the world's most powerful scientific supercomputer gained momentum. In April, Japan's Earth Simulator at the Marine Science and Technology Center in Kanagawa was crowned as the new supercomputing world champion when tests prov

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 292

Forks&Corks: Stewed Chicken with Vegetables

Ingredients: 1 chicken (about 1 kg), 100 ml vegetable oil, 1 onion, 2 tomatoes, 1 celery, 1 ? tablespoons flour, 1 glass of white wine, 2-3 garlic cloves, 1 teaspoon paprika, black pepper, 1 bay leaf and salt to taste. How to cook: Run salt on the outsid

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 279

New Year's Open Air Parties Across Bulgaria

New Year's celebrations were organized in a number of municipalities across Bulgaria. Citizens and guests at the capital Sofia went to the traditional New Year's concert on Batenberg square.

Society | December 31, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2147

2003 - Year of the Goat

For about four thousand years the Chinese civilization has had its own brand of astrology, different from and yet perfectly compatible with Western astrological tradition. In the Chinese system, time runs in sixty-year cycles divided into five sections of

Society | December 29, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

Your Horoscope for 2003

ARIES: The start of the New Year is a time for challenge and growth for Aries. Around January 2nd, you may have a few weeks where you're feeling intensely nostalgic and wistful.

Society | December 29, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 766

Health: Beat Holiday Hangovers

The Christmas season is always a round of parties. The only drawback to all this good cheer is the hangovers that are bound to follow when you over-indulge.

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 330
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