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Bulgarian Archaeologists Unearth 2,500-Years-Old Tomb

Archaeologists from the Bulgaria's National History Museum have unearthed a tomb of a citizen, who lived in the ancient city of Apollonia, which is today's Black Sea town of Sozopol.

Society | August 7, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5504

R&B Star Usher Marries Secretly Pregnant Girlfriend

R&B singer Usher married his pregnant girlfriend in a small, secret ceremony in his lawyer's office in the state of Georgia on Friday. The wedding took place quite surprisingly less than week after the star cancelled the planned glitzy ceremony.

Society | August 7, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 10427

Sofia Displays Hiroshima Stone for 62nd Anniversary of 1st A-Bombing

The Earth and Men National Museum in Sofia displayed Monday the Stone of Hiroshima to mark the Global day of Compassion.

Society | August 6, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1389

Bulgaria's Gay Idol Becomes Father

Bulgaria's famed Roma gay and popfolk star Azis, who "married" his long-time lover at a mock ceremony last October, is celebrating the birth of a baby girl.

Society | August 5, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 89603

Floods Hit Bulgaria, to Abate on Tuesday

Heavy rains of up to 50 litres per sq meter are expected to hit western and northern Bulgaria on Sunday and Monday. The capital Sofia and the towns of Plovdiv, Pleven and Montana face the biggest threat, weathermen warned.

Society | August 5, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2197

Ashraf Falls in Love with Bulgarian after Libya Release

Palestinian-born Ashraf Al-Hadjudj, one of six medical workers arrested in 1999 on charges of infecting hundreds of Libyan children with HIV, has one more reason to be happy after tasting what freedom feels like.

Society | August 5, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2320

Mexican Archaeologists Claim Finding Aztec Emperor's Tomb

Mexican archaeologists announced Saturday they have eventually found the remains of the powerful Aztec emperor Ahuizotl. With the help of ground-penetrating radar the scientists have detected underground chambers the Mexican scientist discovered hollows

Society | August 4, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1962

Leo DiCaprio Goes Green, Produces Eco TV Series

Leonardo DiCaprio, who is becoming increasingly synonymous with environmental awareness action, plans to produce a reality series about the eco-friendly rebuild of Greensburg, Kansas. The city was brutally hit by a tornado in May.

Society | August 4, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1472

Bow Thai Pasta With Shrimp

NGREDIENTS: * 3 large garlic cloves, crushed

Society | August 3, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 978

Precious Van Gogh Painting Exposed as Fake

A painting at the National Gallery of Victoria in the US's Melbourne, purported to be by impressionist Vincent Van Gogh, has been found to be a fake.

Society | August 3, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1421

Novinite.com Family Grows by One Little Wonder

The family of Novinite.com grew with one more member in the last hours of July, but it will be years before baby Damian will be able to join the team.

Society | August 2, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1707

Bulgarian "Mathletes" Return Home with 3 Golds from Intl Maths Olympiad

All six members of the Bulgarian national team that presented the country at the 48th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) came back to Sofia with medals.

Society | August 1, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1528

Sofia's Obstetrics Hospital Gets New Early Cancer Diagnostic Equipment

The specialized obstetrics hospital Sheynovo in Sofia received Wednesday new equipment for research of the human papillomavirus (HPV) as a donation. The new equipment will allow the medical staff to examine patients and provide on-time diagnosis of the p

Society | August 1, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1565

Thunderstorm Causes Blackout in Sofia, Clogs Traffic

The first thunderstorm after three weeks of heat wave caused a blackout on Wednesday morning in Bulgarian capital Sofia and clogged traffic in the city. More than half of the city, including Sofia's biggest residential districts Mladost, Lyulin and Druzh

Society | August 1, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1668

Rain Showers in Bulgaria as Heat Wave Subsides

Scattered rain showers hit western Bulgaria on Tuesday as the heat wave that gripped the country for the past two weeks began to subside. Capital Sofia saw its first rainfall in three weeks, with maximum temperatures reaching upper 20s.

Society | July 31, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3806

Roman-Era Coins on Display in Bulgarian National History Museum

Bulgaria's National Museum of History exhibited for the first time on Tuesday artefacts unearthed near the Bulgarian towns of Peshtera and Ivalylovgrad.

Society | July 31, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2253

Bulgaria's National Gallery of Foreign Art Exhibits Works of Spanish Artists

Bulgaria's National Gallery of Foreign Art opened Monday a special exhibition dedicated to Spanish artists.

Society | July 31, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1101

Temperatures Drop Follows Sizzling Heat in Bulgaria's Danube Plain

The temperatures in Bulgaria's Danube plain are expected to drop after they have recently reached their peaks for over a century now, meteorologists reported. The safe haven in the region is to come on Tuesday, when rainfalls and even hails are expected

Society | July 30, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2228

The Simpsons Present Full-Length Movie to Bulgarian Fans

The world famous Simpson family presented their first full-length movie at a special meeting with numerous Bulgarian fans in Sofia Mall.

Society | July 30, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2422

Bulgaria's National Art Gallery Marks Famous Artists 100th Anniversary

Bulgaria's National Art Gallery marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of the famous artist Nenko Balkanski with an exhibition of 80 of his works.

Society | July 29, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2156

Hot Weather to Stay in Bulgaria in August

The heat wave that has recently swept Bulgaria is to stay in August but the sweltering residents will have the opportunity to enjoy also drizzles, meteorologists reported Saturday. The rains will be heavier in the middle of the hot summer month as well a

Society | July 28, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5034
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