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Warmer Weather Lures Bulgarians to Take a Swim

Warmer temperatures along Bulgaria's Black Sea coast have allured some of most audacious swimmer to try out the waters.

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 955

Harry Potter Star in Bulgaria for Holidays

Bulgarian-born Stanislav Ianevski, who stars in the latest Hollywood blockbuster Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, has decided to spend the holidays in Bulgaria, it became clear Thursday night, when he appeared at a Sofia bar. Ianevski's choice of pla

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 8153

"From Venice to Padua" with Sofia Music Event

With original instruments and costumes from the Renaissance, the ensemble for Renaissance music "Tutti Soli" staged a memorable performance during the Italian Music evening in Sofia December 29.

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 479

Science: Study to Find Bum Flattering Clothes

A Scottish university has launched a study on how clothes affect perception of the female bottoms. Heriot-Watt University's School of Textiles and Design will reportedly give the first scientific answer to women's question "What clothes make my bum look

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 986

Forks and Corks: Chicken Milano

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon butter

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 371

Sexy Bulgarian Snow-Whites Offered to Santa

Young Bulgarian sirens have made a white-hot proposal to Santa Claus in a Flirt-Playboy show.

Society | December 29, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6262

2006 to Come a Second Late

The year 2006 will come a second late, scientists have announced.

Society | December 28, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 686

Bulgaria Celebrates St. Stefan's Day

Bulgaria celebrates the day of Saint Stefan, one of the saints, whose name is among the most common in the country.

Society | December 27, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 886

Bulgaria's Major Christmas Charity Raises BGN 1.7 M

The charity initiative "The Bulgarian Christmas", held under the patronage of president Georgi Parvanov culminated with a concert in the National Opera in Sofia on Sunday night.

Society | December 26, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 740

President's Christmas Charity Culminates with Sofia Concert

The charity initiative "The Bulgarian Christmas", held under the patronage of president Georgi Parvanov culminated with a concert in the National Opera in Sofia on Sunday night.

Society | December 25, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 759

Bulgarian Christmas Charity Brings New Hope to Ailing Children

A charity concert at the National Theater in Sofia will mark the end of the charity initiative, launched at the beginning of December by Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov under the motto "Bulgaria's Christmas, Giving Hope to a Child in Need". The even

Society | December 25, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 735

Osama's Stripping Niece Avoids Family Associations

Osama Bin Laden's niece, who stripped for the famous GQ magazine is not very happy with her relationship to the terrorist.

Society | December 24, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4981

Seven Lenten Fares Placed on Bulgaria's Christmas Eve Table

Bulgarians are preparing to celebrate Christmas but there are some key traditions that everybody sticks to the night before.

Society | December 24, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 750

Sofia Streets Empty After a Night of Christmas Traffic Jams

After the severe traffic jams that blocked Sofia, the streets of the capital are now free of cars.

Society | December 24, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 507

Bulgaria's Patriarch Skips Christmas Mass First Time Ever

Bulgaria's Patriarch Maxim, who is in hospital for rehabilitation procedures, will not serve the traditional Christmas mass at Sofia' s St Alexander Nevski Cathedral, for the first time since his election on July 4, 1971. His Holiness will address the Bu

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 540

Osama's Niece Strips for US Magazine

The niece of Osama Bin Laden has posed for provocative photographs for an American magazine. Wafah Dufour, the al Qaeda leader's niece, who took her mother's maiden name after the terrorist attacks in the US on September 11 is an aspiring musician strugg

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 50201

"Form of Life" Exhibition Honors Renown Bulgarian Lady Sculpturer

An exhibition dedicated to 100th anniversary of famous Bulgarian artist Vaska Emanuilova was opened in Sofia.

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 498

Bulgarian Scientists Awarded for High Achievements

Bulgaria's Education Minister Daniel Vulchev awarded Friday three Bulgarian scientists for their great achievements. Iliya Pashev from the Bulgarian Academy of Science was awarded for his "Unique contribution for the science.

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 800

Gigantic Pastry Heralds Bulgarian Christmas

A 11m-long cheese pastry will be given out to children in the city of Dobritch, north Bulgaria, to herald Christmas holidays.

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 408

Forks&Corks: Calamari Salad

Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb cleaned squid

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 416

Science: Europe Launches New Meteorological Satellite

Europe has launched the latest spacecraft in its next-generation series of meteorological satellites.

Society | December 23, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 376