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Spice Girls Back on Stage

One of UK's most famous pop bands - the Spice Girls - will be back together on stage six years after they split up. The five women will sing at a big London charity concert in the autumn of 2007, Darik News revealed.

Society | February 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2703

Serbs on Quest for Bulgarian Brides

Serbian men have showed huge interest in taking wives from Bulgaria, Belgrade media reported. The interest for Bulgarian women has risen since the country joined the European Union.

Society | February 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2183

JF Kennedy's Assasination Window Auctioned for USD 3 M

The window that Lee Harvey Oswald supposedly used to kill ex-US president John Fitzgerald Kennedy from, was auctioned on Ebay for over USD 3 M. The window belonged to a man, whose family owned the building Oswald was hiding in, and she had all the necess

Society | February 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 947

Sofia Mayor Tuxes Up for Vienna's Opera Ball

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov forgot his usual leather jackets and jeans for a night of glamour and tuxedos in Austria. Borissov and his girlfriend Tsvetelina Borislavova were guests at the Vienna Opera Ball, by the invitation of the city's mayor Michael Ha

Society | February 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1075

French Shadow's History Enchants Bulgaria's Audience

French theater company cri-O presented their multimedia show "The history of a shadow that..." in Sofia, enchanting their audience with their mixture of circus art, music and plastic art.

Society | February 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1044

Bulgarian Acrobat To Shine At Venice Carnival

The Bulgarian acrobat Snezhina will be the star at a grand show in the La Fenice Theatre in Venice. The theatre will turn into a giant disco club during the Venice carnival and this will be the greatest event throughout the carnival.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 833

First Tourist Spaceship to Conquer the Galactic

The visitors of London's Science Museum have the chance to see a mock-up installation of the world's first tourist spaceship from February 14 until the end of the month.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1965

To Go

NATIONAL PALACE OF CULTURE... ... Saturday afternoon to see (or join) the pajama march of eco activists protesting the government's decision on the Natura 2000 lands.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 568

To Do

DISCOVER... ... a new cuisine in Sofia - Armenian, Turkish, Japanese, Serbian or Mediterranean - there is quite a choice.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 748

New Therapy for Familial Hypercholesterolemia Revealed

Research has revealed a promising new approach to cholesterol lowering in familial hypercholesterolemia. People with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) run a very high risk of premature heart disease.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 908

Forks&Corks: Egg-Filled Tomatoes

Ingredients: 1 kg tomatoes, equal in size; 125 gr. fresh butter; 10 eggs; 150gr.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 745

Bulgaria's Versace Fans Can Now Shop in Sofia

Versace opened its first boutique in Bulgaria on Thursday, thus adding another option for haute couture shoppers in the Balkan country. Although the Versace family already has a shop in Sofia, it presents only their Versus brand, which is targeted more t

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3230

Bulgaria Takes the Cake at International Chef Competition

Bulgaria obtained the first place in the international competition of chef artists "Artistica 2007", which took place in the Italian fair town of Rimini from February 10 to February 13. The three Bulgarian chefs won two golden and two silver medals.

Society | February 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 985

Bulgaria's Most Devoted Tourist Prized with Air Flight

Bulgaria's Tourists Union will award one lucky tourist with an airplane flight over the country in August. The lucky fellow will be chosen among all who participated in the initiative "Get to Know Bulgaria" and among those who managed to gather 100 stamp

Society | February 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1456

Bulgarian Christmas Charity Initiative Raises Record Revenues

The charity initiative " The Bulgarian Christmas 2006" is the most successful of all, compared to previous three years, country's president announced at a meeting for accounting the donations on Thursday. The sum, set at more than BGN 2,6 M, has been col

Society | February 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1010

Murdered Bulgarian Tycoon's Widow "Chummy with Berlusconi"

Darina Pavlova, wife of murdered MG Corporation founder Iliya Pavlov may be having an affair with Silvio Berlusconi Bulgarian media reported. Pavlova, who is considered to be among the top five richest Bulgarians, often travels to Milan where she is som

Society | February 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3375

Prince William to Ring Wedding Bells, Leaves Fans Heartbroken

Thousands of women all over the world are heartbroken because the British prince William announced he is going to marry his girlfriend Kate in July 2008 after five years of secret relationship. The wedding was planned to take place this autumn but it was

Society | February 14, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3084

Bulgarian Scientists "Calculated" Date of Genesis Flood

Bulgarian scientists claim they have calculated the exact date of the Genesis Flood. Oceanographer Petko Dimitrov says that the great flood took place exactly on February 17, 7575 years ago.

Society | February 14, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1543

Bulgarians Celebrate their Love of Wine and Each Other

Bulgaria has been marking two holidays on February 14 since the fall of communism in the late eighties, when the day of the sweethearts came to the country. Previously completely ignored by lovebirds in the Balkan country, St.

Society | February 14, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1120

Sofia Subway "Dressed Up" for Valentine's Day

Sofia Subway workers have dressed up the stations with heart-shaped balloons to up the mood for Valentine's Day. Although Bulgarians only started to mark lovers' day recently, February 14th has always been a revered holiday in the Balkan country.

Society | February 13, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1303

Robbie Williams Goes Into Rehab

Brit pop star Robbie Williams has entered rehab, Sky News reported. The former Take That member has developed an addiction to prescription drugs.

Society | February 13, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 963