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Maleeva Racket Sold for Charity

A racket of Bulgaria's retired tennis legend Magdalena Maleeva was sold in Sofia for charity. The precious implement, which has helped Maggie in many of her most famous victories, passed into the hands of Krassimir Gergov's wife.

Society | October 31, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 732

Jazzy Feast Marks Sofia's Vote Day

Opera and jazz diva Barbara Hendricks staged an exciting gig in Sofia on the day of mayor elections.

Society | October 30, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 622

Bulgarian Show Takes Nudists to The Street

Sixteen naked men and women of different age could be seen Sunday in Sofia's busiest shopping area. The nude company was promoting a late-night television show, usually focused on erotic matters.

Society | October 30, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 55485

Mars Offers Rare Close-Up

The Red Planet has come within 43.1 million miles of the Earth on Saturday night.

Society | October 30, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1164

Rock Mayor Picked Bulgaria's Man of Year 2005

The mayor of coastal town of Kavarna Tsonko Tsonev was picked Man of Year 2005 in hot rivalry with Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev and music guru Ivo Papazov. The competition runs every year organized by male-luring magazine Club-M to recognise Bulgarian

Society | October 29, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 991

Harry Potter's Bulgarian Star Visits Sofia

The Bulgarian actor in Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire will attend the premiere of the movie in Sofia, a newspaper says. Stanislav Yanevski who stars as Viktor Krum will be in Bulgaria next month.

Society | October 29, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6340

Barbara Hendricks in Bulgaria for Major Gig

Opera soprano and jazz performer Barbara Hendricks arrived in Bulgaria for her Ocotber 29 concert in Bulgaria's capital. She is accompanied by the jazz formation of Magnus Lindgren, one of the most talented jazz composers of all times.

Society | October 28, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 730

Science: Chimps Strangers to Altruism

Captive chimpanzees fall down on helpfulness in their social group, serearchers have found. A team at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), ran on captive chimpanzees tests in which they obtained a food reward.

Society | October 28, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 437

Forks and Corks: Onion and Sausage Pizza

Ingredients: 1 pound sweet Italian sausage

Society | October 28, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 769

Health: DNA Mapping Traces Genetic Ills

Mapping the three billion letters of the human genome has helped researchers better understand the 99.95 of DNA that is identical in all humans.

Society | October 28, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 427

Forks&Corks: Mackerel in Wine, Tomato Sauce

Ingredients: 2 medium size onions, chopped

Society | October 28, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 295

Bulgaria's Glass River Grabs Best Novel Award'05

The novel of Emil Andreev has unanimously swept the top approval of both jury and audience to be the winner of this year's Best Novel Award. Andreev's Glass River received the second prize given out by the Vick Foundation in Bulgaria.

Society | October 27, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 958

Bulgaria Engaged in Snow Master Partying

Bulgarians who bear the popular name Dimitar are celebrating name's day on Thursday. On October 26, the country pays homage to Christian St.

Society | October 26, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 532

Bulgaria Invites Judas Priest, Motorhead

Bulgarian producers have invited a bunch of hard rock giants to stage gigs in the country next summer. Motorhead, Soulfly, Judas Priest, Whitesnake, Def Leppard, Fear Factory and Ministry are part of the bands that have so far shown interest, media say.

Society | October 25, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 838

Barbara Hendricks Comes to Enchant Bulgaria

Opera soprano and jazz performer Barbara Hendricks will storm Sofia stage on October 29. In Sofia she will be accompanied by the jazz formation of Magnus Lindgren, one of the most talented jazz composers of all times.

Society | October 25, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 715

DJ Gizmo Joins Bulgarian Pop Diva on Sofia Stage

Famous Bulgarian pop diva Teddy Katsarova will make a major come back to Bulgarian stage with the help of DJ Gizmo from the popular Bomfunk MC's band. Teddy Katsarova, who stormed Bulgaria's music rang lists a few years ago and then left for Stockholm, o

Society | October 24, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1215

Bulgaria's Website Challenge Sees Record Interest

The BG Site 2005 contest is enjoying previously unseen interest, organizers announced. More than 6,000 people have already voted online for their favorites.

Society | October 24, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 490

Young Bulgarian Talents Prized with Scholarships

Eleven Bulgarian students were awarded scholarships in a competition prizing the young talents in the art field on Monday. The competition was held for the first time by "Gallery of the Bulgarian Talents" fund, jointly established by Todoroff wine cellar

Society | October 24, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 780

Sect Leader Moon To Visit Bulgaria - Report

Rev. Sun Myung Moon, leader of the Unification Church, will visit Bulgaria on Thursday, reports claim.

Society | October 24, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 573

Spain's Bad Girl Hit Stage with Bulgarian Rappers

Mala Rodriguez, often described as the bad girl and the phenomenon of Spanish hip-hop scene, was a special guest at the concert of Bulgarian rap trio Upsurt. Upsurt and Rodriguez hit Sofia stage together on October 22 after which the four entered the rec

Society | October 23, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1376

Ancient Ritual Cauldron Unearthed in Bulgaria

Bulgarian treasure-hunters discovered an ancient bronze cauldron, used for ritual funerals more than thirty centuries ago, on Saturday.

Society | October 22, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4221