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IMF Envoy Opened Fundraising Exhibition in Bulgaria

Pirita Sorsa, resident representative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Bulgaria opened Thursday a fundraising exhibition of photographs she made during her two-year stay in the country. The pictures show some of Bulgaria's most famous tourist

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 450

Slavi's Joke: Plumber

A doctor calls to his plumber "Excuse me, could you come to repair my toilette, it is all bunged up". "What? The New Year comes in two hours!" the plumber replayed angrily.

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 258

Science: Sea Floor Survey Revealed Deep Hole

Scientists have identified a region of the sea floor with a depth that rivals the Challenger Deep, which, at about 11,000 metres, is the lowest spot on Earth.

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1033

Pets: Help Your Dog Lose Extra Weight

Helping your dog shed those extra pounds takes dedication and commitment. You want to make sure your pet loses the extra weight and keeps it off.

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 209

Fashion: Step-by-Step Guide to Give Yourself Perfect Manicure

Whether you realize it or not, your nails are on display every waking minute. Whether you prefer your nails to be long or short, they can still look stunning with a little know-how.

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 620

Health: SARS "Could Re-appear"

The deadly SARS virus could return later this year, according to some experts. However, they have suggested it is unlikely to be on the scale of an epidemic.

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 215

Novinite.com Moved to New Office

The novinite.com team moved July to a brand new office on Bulgarian capital Sofia's main highway Bulgaria Blvd.

Society | July 17, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 203

First Ladies' Press Club Opened in Bulgaria

Twenty-five female journalists from Bulgaria's most influential medias opened Tuesday the country's first Ladies' Press Club. The initiative came from leading Bulgarian cosmetics company Rubella and aims at preserving Bulgarian women's beauty.

Society | July 16, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 840

Novinite.com Launched Fresh Layout

Novinite.com launched a new layout June 11, some two years after the fast developing news portal started.

Society | July 11, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 231

Slavi's Joke: Advise

This story is dedicated to the Byzantine cunning of this glorious people - the chukchas - who live far up north, in Russia's polar circle.

Society | July 11, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 424

Fashion: Bridal Fashion 2003

It was Queen Victoria who made the white wedding dress fashionable when she married Prince Albert in 1840. Since then, white and all shades of ivory have remained the colour of choice for most brides.

Society | July 11, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 309

Health: Stress Ages Immune System

Long-term stress may cause illness by prematurely ageing the immune system, research suggests. Scientists have discovered stressful experiences can boost production of chemicals that regulate the body's immune system.

Society | July 11, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 390

Pets: Everyday Bird Care

Besides feeding and watering every day, your bird needs its cage cleaned at least once a week. More often is better.

Society | July 11, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 362

Science: Solar System "Twin" Found

Astronomers have found a planetary system similar to ours - a Jupiter-like world circling a Sun-like star in roughly the same orbit that Jupiter follows our Sun. Of the 100 or so other planetary systems known, this one more closely resembles ours than an

Society | July 11, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 388

Legendary Vocal of Rainbow and Deep Purple in Bulgaria

Joe Lynn Turner, the legendary vocal of famous rock groups Rainbow and Deep Purple arrives in Bulgaria with his band Brazen Abbot.

Society | July 8, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1652

International Rap Star Coolio to Throw Concert in Bulgaria

World's famous rap star Coolio will arrive in Bulgaria for a concert in capital Sofia June 17th. This will be the second performance of an international rap star in Bulgaria 2003 after popular US rapper from the Wu-Tang Clan band Rizza's spectacular show

Society | July 7, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 461

Sofia's Ballet Prima Donna Loses Contract over Playboy Session

The Sofia Opera did not renew the contract of its ballet prima donna Masha Ilieva allegedly pinched by her Playboy photo session.

Society | July 5, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1972

Miss Bulgaria at Video Session for Europe's Beauty Contest

Miss Bulgaria 2003 Iva Titova returned home after video and photo sessions for the Miss Europe contest due in September.

Society | July 4, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3452

US Jazz Quartet Bob Albanese, Cafe Simpatico Perform in Sofia July 4

Jazz quartet Bob Albanese and Cafe Simpatico staged a concert in Sofia National Palace of Culture on the eve of Independence Day, July 4. On Saturday, they will perform in Bulgaria's second-biggest city of Plovdiv.

Society | July 4, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 405

Forks& Corks: Village Style Soup with Chicken

Ingredients: 1 big chicken, 100 g rice, 1 onion, 2 tomatoes, 2-3 fresh capsicums vegetable oil, 1 egg, salt, black pepper, red pepper mint (‘tchubritsa') Preparation: Boil the chicken in a big cooking pot with 3 litres of water and salt by taste.

Society | July 4, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 250

Slavi's Joke: Happy Birthday!

Car stealing, drug trafficking and prostitution were the only profitable businesses that flourished in a small Bulgarian town. The whole economic might of the town was in the hands of three brothers - Guele, Choko and Nachko.

Society | July 4, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 542
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