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Vote for Bulgaria's Rhythm, Energy, Urge Eurovision Finalists

Bulgaria's Eurovision finalists Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankoulov urged everyone in Europe to vote for the Balkan country's "rhythms, groove and energy". I am very happy to be here, Todorova said at a press conference, after their song Water became th

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1925

Bulgaria Pays Homage to Sts. Cyril and Methodius

Bulgaria's Orthodox church celebrates May 11 the feast day of the enlighteners Sts. Cyril and Methodius, two of the fathers of Slavic literary culture.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 925

Bulgaria's Song Reaches Eurovision Final for the First Time

Bulgaria's song Water, performed by Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankoulov has qualified for the Eurovision final for the first time ever since the country started taking part in the contest. Water will be performed under slot 21, a draw decided.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3498

Bulgaria's Eurovison Entry Based on Old Folk Song

Bulgaria's Eurovision bid has been based on a very old folklore song, the state BNT channel reported.

Society | May 10, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1612

Bulgarian Rappers Dub Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie

The members of the country's best-known rap band Upsurt will provide the Bulgarian voice dubbing for three of the characters in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, distributor Sunny Films said on Thursday. The computer-generated movie, the first full

Society | May 10, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1371

Christina Aguilera Launches Her Own Aroma

The pop star Christina Aguilera is to join the celebrities, who have their own aroma, by launching a new perfume this autumn. The producers "Procter & Gamble" Company invested a lot of money in their first aroma, called "Simply Christina Aguilera".

Society | May 9, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2530

Bulgaria's Song to Open Eurovision Contest

Bulgaria's Eurovision bid - the song Water by Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankulov will be the first one performed in the Thursday semi-final. Before leaving for Helsinki, the duo toured several European countries to present their song and the catchy drum

Society | May 9, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2548

Cezanne Painting Sold for USD 25 M

A Paul Cezanne watercolour from the later part of the artist's career was sold for more than USD 25.5 M at an art auction in New York on Wednesday.

Society | May 9, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1005

Bulgaria's Archaeological Museum Equipped with Ultra-Modern Lab

The most modern laboratory for conservation and restoration of archaeological findings was opened Tuesday in Sofia.

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1544

Ibiza's Trendiest Club Amnesia Looking for Bulgarian Dancers

The house club Amnesia Ibiza challenged the Bulgarian girls by announcing it will hold an audition for go-go dancers.

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2585

Fathers are to Blame for Children's Obesity - Survey

Fathers are the ones to blame when it comes to children fattening up, a study conducted in Australia has shown. Those kids whose dads play the role of the good one in their family and often let them get away with things their mothers would disapprove of,

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1106

Israeli Scientists Uncover King Herod's Tomb

A group of scientist from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem announced they have found the tomb of King Herod the Great, the Haaretz newspaper informed on Tuesday. The University will release the details regarding the grave and its exact location at a pr

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2510

Gary Moore Concert in Sofia Postponed

Guitarist Gary Moore's planned concert in Sofia is postponed after the star was rushed to hospital on Monday with a reported lung infection, organisers Sofia Music Enterprises said on Tuesday. Sofia Music Enterprises will announce the new date of the gig

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1224

Bulgaria's Red Cross Celebrates Holiday with Free Lunch

The Sofia branches of the Bulgarian Red Cross will give Tuesday a free lunch for over 300 poor people as part of the celebration of the International Day of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent.

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 937

Bulgarian Artist Combines Antique, Byzantine Culture in Unique Paintings

Bulgaria's artist Ventsislav Piyiankov enchants the aesthetes with his unique exhibition of paintings, which combine the antique and the Byzantine culture.

Society | May 6, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2296

Bulgaria Pays Respect to St George

The day of holy martyr St George the Victor, May 6, has been traditionally celebrated on Bulgarian Orthodox calendar.

Society | May 6, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1275

Paris Hilton Sentenced to 45 Days behind Bars

Socialite Paris Hilton, the heiress to the hotel empire, was jailed for 45 days by the court in Los Angeles for violating her probation over an earlier drinking-driving violation. Hilton has been stopped while driving drunk twice since January, and also

Society | May 5, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1585

Bulgarian Volunteers Plant Trees in Adopted Mountain Area

More than 70 volunteers took part in the afforestation of 12 decares of Vitosha Natural Park's territory on Saturday. There were planted trees in the clearing near Momina Salza chalet.

Society | May 5, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1404

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***Europe Day and the anniversary of the founding of the Council of Europe***

Society | May 4, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1200

Tater Chip Chicken

INGREDIENTS: 2 pounds chicken pieces (skinless)

Society | May 4, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 796

To Go

to the National Museum of Military History in Sofia to see the exhibition of combat flags, weapons, uniforms insignia, military seals and photographs ... ... to the military parade on May 6, when the Bulgarian Army celebrates is Holiday in the Day of St

Society | May 4, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 687