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Sofia Discos

**My Mojito ** 12 Ivan Vazov Str.

Society | October 21, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 493

Week in Advance

Saturday ** A day before the presidential elections, Bulgarians reflect on their vote for next president of Bulgaria **

Society | October 21, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 409

Sofia Clubs

** Bar Na Kraia Na Vselenata Hristo Belchev ** 1 Hristo Belchev Str.

Society | October 21, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 528

Science: NASA Orbiter Reveals New Details of Mars

During its first week of observations from low orbit, NASA's newest Mars spacecraft is already revealing new clues about both recent and ancient environments on the red planet.

Society | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1022

To Go

IVAN VAZOV NATIONAL THEATRE ... ... where the great Naum Shopov will be celebrating his 75th birthday with a memorable appearance in King Lear on October 25.

Society | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 391

To Do

SING... ... along to the melodic ballads by Seal at his concert on Wednesday.

Society | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 393

Bu-Shi-Do Bring Japan's Charm to Bulgaria

Ambitious Japanese musicians from the Bu-Shi-Do enchanted a packed hall in the National Opera on Thursday with their mix of traditional and modern sounds and exotic instruments. Loosely translated as the "way of the warrior," Bushido is a Japanese code o

Society | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 977

Free Checks Mark Day of Osteoporosis Fight in Bulgaria

Bulgaria marked Friday the world day for fighting osteoporosis with a series of free check-ups and campaigns to inform patients of the risks. The country's government set up a five-year plan for fighting osteoporosis in the summer, aimed at creating spec

Society | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 626

Record Number of Foreign Movies Nominated for Oscar

A total of 61 movies have been nominated for Oscar in the Foreign Movie section, setting a real record, media reported. Among those 61, however there is just one Oscar debutant country - Kazakhstan.

Society | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 822

8% of Bulgarians Suffering Diabetes

About 8% of the Bulgarian populations suffer various forms of Diabetes, experts have announced. People most at risk are those aged between 45 and 60, the chief of the endocrinology society of the country Anna-Maria Borissova announced at the opening of a

Society | October 19, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 460

Duran Duran's Unique Gig to Shake Sofia

Britain's most emblematic pop band Duran Duran will hold a unique show on October 20 at the Winter Palace of Sports in Sofia.

Society | October 19, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 943

Violinist Pinchas Zukerman Brings Dazzling Wife to Bulgaria

Noted violist Pinchas Zukerman arrived in Sofia to stage his first concert here, accompanied by his dazzling blonde wife, cellist Amanda Forsyth. The two-time winner of Grammy Awards told journalists he wanted to go for a walk along Sofia streets, but do

Society | October 19, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4558

Bulgaria Honours Miracle Worker Day

Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria honour October 19 St Ivan Rilski, known as the Miracle Worker and also celebrated as the patron of Bulgaria. St Ivan Rilski founded the Rila Monastery some 1,000 years ago.

Society | October 19, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 907

Sofia Sees World Premiere of Brooklyn-Based Dance Tale

Sofia audience was the first in the world to see the premiere of The 50's Show - an exclusive dance performance, telling an untraditional tale of Brooklyn in the 1950s. Seven of the world's best dancing couples enchanted everyone with a mix of salsa, swi

Society | October 18, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 913

UNESCO to Shield Bulgaria's Thracian Treasures

Bulgaria is seeking enhanced support from UNESCO and the EU funds to protect its relics and treasures from Thracian times. A project worth EUR 3 M will seek European funding for the construction of a museum, a visitors center and tourist paths on Perperi

Society | October 18, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1615

Bulgarian Ladies Reveal Age Renew Secret

Bulgarian ladies have been tempted to look five years younger with the revolutionary Age Renew technique of Max Factor. The innovative formula glosses with semi-transparent particles creating soft and warm light effect on the skin, strengthened by UVA an

Society | October 18, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1576

Baby Boom Threatens Bulgarian Teenagers

The number of underage Bulgarian girls who give birth before they turn 16 has doubled in comparison with last year, statistics show.

Society | October 18, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 678

Sofia's Radisson Culinary Master Sweeps Kremlin Cup

One of the best cooks at Sofia-based Radisson SAS Hotel swept a basket of medals and the Kremlin Culinary Cup in a hot international rivalry. Yuri Dimov, who is of Ukrainian origin, amazed the organizers, jury and guests in Moscow with his artistic maste

Society | October 17, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1274

World's Most Expensive Car Noticed Along Bulgaria's Streets

The most expensive vehicle in the world - a Bugatti Veyron has been seen passing along the streets of Sofia and the vicinities, Darik News revealed. One of only 300 such cars to ever be built, the dream ride is rumoured to belong to Rumen Gaytanski, also

Society | October 17, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5454

Miss Bulgaria, Alfa Romeo Share Sofia Catwalk

Fashion Atelier Astella presented its Summer/Spring 2007 collection with a fashion performance at Sofia's National Theatre, bringing together some of the country's top models, a premiering Alfa Romeo, and the magic of dance. The "All That Fashion" line o

Society | October 17, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1954

Blind Spanish Artist Displays Paintings in Sofia

Spaniard Rafael Arias opened an exhibition of his works in Sofia, amazing everyone with intrinsic paintings and a feel for combining colors, especially given the fact that he has completely lost his vision. Proving that one doesn't need to see in order t

Society | October 17, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1037