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Legendary Guitarist Gary Moore to Move Bulgaria on Europe's Day

One of the best guitarists ever Gary Moore is to stage a free concert at Sofia's Batenberg Square on the Europe's day May 9. The event is part of the celebrations of the Day of Europe, whish will be held under the patronage of Bulgaria's Prime Minister S

Society | April 25, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1691

Marble Phrygian Goddess Statue Discovered in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archaeologists found Wednesday a 30-centimeter-long marble statue of the Phrygian goddess Cybele in the seaside town of Balchik. The rare find was unearthed during excavation works, done because of the construction of a new private hotel.

Society | April 25, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 10288

Intl Car Caravan Promotes Black Sea Highway Ring, Arrives in Bulgaria

The international car caravan, which aims at popularising the highway ring to be constructed on the Black Sea coast, arrived Wednesday in Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv. Bulgaria's Deputy Transport Minister Georgi Petarneychev welcomed the car line, which st

Society | April 25, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2615

Spiderman Premiere to Offer Treats for Sofia Climbers

Sofia citizens who enjoy climbing will be thrilled to find out that a special wall will be mounted at Cinema City for the premiere of the new Spiderman movie. Those who get a ticket for the movie will be allowed a go at the wall, located in Mall of Sofia

Society | April 25, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1065

Half of Bulgaria's Population Suffers from Obesity

More than half of Bulgaria's population suffers from obesity, Svetlozara Ilieva from the Association of Studying obesity and obesity-related diseases said on Tuesday.

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1369

Bulgarians Swooned by Spanish Social Ad

Audience in Sofia had a chance to see and judge some of the finest representatives in Spain's art of advertising and settled on a social ad. Titled "Roots", the ad was on display along with dozens of others during the exhibition of professional Spanish a

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2042

Heat Wave to Cool Off in Night-Time Bulgaria

Temperatures in Bulgaria are expected to slump to zero degrees during the night next week, weather forecasts say.

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1364

Marilyn Manson to Play Gig in Sofia July 4

"Shock rock" star Marilyn Manson will play a gig in Sofia on July 4, with gothic metal band Type O Negative opening. The concert will be the third major event of the annual Arena Music festival organized every summer by Sofia Music Enterprises.

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3043

Luc Besson Stages Russian Rally in Downtown Sofia

Sofia citizens enjoyed a peculiar sight when dozens of protestors carrying Russia's national colours appeared on the verge of storming the National Theatre.

Society | April 23, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1561

Bulgaria's High School Graduates Take First Test Matriculation

More than 4,000 students sit for their first trial matriculation in Bulgarian language and literature on Monday. Students from 49 schools across the country will test their knowledge during the four-hour examination.

Society | April 23, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 929

Competition on Bulgarian Language Ends with Record Scores

A total of 57 Bulgarian seventh grade school students took part in the final stage competition for solving tests on Bulgarian language and literature on Saturday.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1569

Fifth Space Tourist Returns to Earth

The fifth space tourist, software mogul Charles Simonyi landed back on Earth on Saturday, Kazakhsan media reported.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2937

Bulgaria's Famous Late Night Show Host Struck by Severe Eye Illness

Bulgaria's most famous showman Slavi Trifonov made a stunning announcement that he suffers from severe eyesight impairing disease in an interview on Friday evening.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5485

Unique Ancient Thracian Chariot Unearthed in Bulgaria

A completely intact Thracian chariot was unearthed by the Bulgarian archaeologist Vesselin Ignatov on Friday, Darik News reported.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 14262

Sofia Hospital Opens Doors for Free Medical Checks

For a sixth consecutive year the Alexandrovska Hospital in Sofia organized "Open Doors Day" for patients all over the country.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1596

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***Rome, the "Eternal City", celebrates 2760 years since founding***

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 911

To Go

ARENA CINEMA MLADOST... ... to take a look at the Bulgarian hall of fame where Albena Denkova and Maxim Staviski also have a star now.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 615

To Do

START... ... something new this week, for the sake of the thrill, even if you are to drop it the next day.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 787

Sofia Clubs

**Antrez** 10 Vrabcha Str.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 778

Forks&Corks: Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 1+?? cup (170 g) flour; 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (dutched/dark); 2 teaspoons baking powder; 1 cup (200 g) sugar; 1 tablespoon vanilla essence; ?? cup (1.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1091

Traditional Turkish Delicacies at Hand in Sofia's Piccadilly Stores

Tastes and savours from all over Turkey can be found at hand in Sofia's Piccadilly chain of stores starting from Saturday. The gourmet week will be opened on Saturday at 6 p.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1599