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In Vitro Conceived Bulgarian Kids Gather for Annual Meeting

Bulgarian children, who were born after their mothers have conceived in vitro, gathered on Sunday for their annual meeting.

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1137

Elton John Marks 60th Birthday with His 60th Concert

The world famous musician Sir Elton John will celebrate his 60th birthday by throwing his record 60th concert on Sunday. The concert will take place in New York's legendary Madison Square Garden.

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5256

Bulgarian Moms Plant Flowers as Initiative for Preventing Spina Bifida

Bulgaria's initiative committee "300 Babies More" continued their 2006 initiative and planted 300 flowers on Sunday. The event was fixed for March 25 as this is the date when Orthodox Christians celebrate the day when God sent an angel to Virgin Mary to

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1262

Bulgaria Switches to Daylight Saving Time

Bulgaria and the whole world moved the hands of the clock with an hour forward on Saturday night to switch to Daylight Saving Time. The main idea behind this switch is to preserve energy bu using natural light longer.

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1033

US Ambassador, Bulgaria's Culinary Anchor Cook in Sofia Mall

US Ambassador to Bulgaria John Beyrle and the anchor of a successful culinary show Uti Bachvarov cooked a tasty dish in the first day, dedicated to the American Cuisine in Sofia on Saturday. The two chefs fried a beefsteak, pour some ketchup, bourbon and

Society | March 24, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1316

Anna Nicole Smith's Diaries Sold for USD 500,000

Two of the diaries of the former Playboy Playmate and oil tycoon's widow Anna Nicole Smith have been sold for USD 500,000 to an anonymous German businessman. A representative of the auction house, which offered the inmost papers, said the buyer paid USD

Society | March 24, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1347

Charity Fashion Show for Orphan School Graduates

A charity fashion show was organized Friday for helping Bulgarian orphan students, preparing for the special evening, which marks the final of school education course. The event was a joint initiative of the car producing company Moto Pfohe and Bulgarian

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 938

Sofia Clubs

**Amor** Underground pass Bulgaria Blvd.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 771

Forks&Corks: Tarator (Cold Cucumber Soup)

Ingredients: 500 g yoghurt; 1 cup water; 1 or 2 diced cucumbers a couple of spoonfuls chopped dill; salt, vinegar and oil to taste; garlic (optional); a couple of spoonfuls chopped walnuts (optional)

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 659

To Go

UNIVERSIADA HALL... ...if you are into porn and the art of eroticism, for that is where Sofia's annual Eros Show has gathered some of the brightest stars in the sector.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 759

To Do

TURN... ...the clock forward this weekend if you don't want to be late for everything on Monday.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 601

Baby Dies of Meningitis in Bulgaria

A five-month-old baby has died of viral meningitis in Bulgaria's city of Pazardzhik, doctors have told Darik News. The little girl was brought to the hospital in extremely grave condition and was placed in the intensive care sector of the children's ward

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1089

International Spacecraft Reveals Detailed Processes on the Sun

NASA released on Wednesday never-before-seen images that show the sun's magnetic field is much more turbulent and dynamic than previously known. The international spacecraft Hinode, formerly known as Solar B, took the images.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1054

Skeleton of 5-M-Years Whale Discovered in Italy

Palaeontologists announced they have discovered the skeleton of a whale that had lived five million years ago. The discovery was made in a vineyard in Toskana, Italy in the beginning of the week.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1401

Gene Modified Mosquitoes to Help Fight against Malaria

Scientist in the US have created a hybrid mosquitoes that are resistible to the malaria parasite, international media reported.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1118

Bulgarian Princess's Son Gets Hassan Added to Name in Honour of Moroccan King

Bulgaria's Princess Kalina made a surprising announcement on Friday for the media, saying her newborn baby, named after her father Simeon will have Hassan added to the name.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3673

Harry Potter's Train Smashed

Hooligans smashed almost all panes of the train, by which Harry Potter travelled to school in the four films, based on author JK Rowling's popular books. A group of six youngsters are suspected of committing the crime.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2255

Renovated Children's Oncological Hospital Opens Doors in Sofia

Bulgarian children with cancer have now one more hope for fighting the disease as country's health minister opened Friday the reconstructed and renovated Specialized Children's Hospital with oncological and haematological diseases.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 953

Politicians, Journalists Plant Trees for "Green Week" in Sofia

Politicians and journalists gathered in Sofia to plant trees in the capital's Oborishte park, following Darik Radio's initiative "Plant a tree, go green with Darik."

Society | March 22, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 948

Netherlands's Mark Foggo's Skasters Band Land in Sofia

Netherlands's totally rocking ska band Mark Foggo's Skasters arrived in Bulgaria on Thursday afternoon for their first concert in the country.

Society | March 22, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2064

Britney Won't be Getting Kids Back Soon

Britney Spears checked out of rehab early to get her children back, but she won't be allowed to take care of them anytime soon because her estranged husband has filed for custody until she heals completely.

Society | March 22, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 20740