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Bulgaria Ranks 5th at Eurovision, Serbia Wins

Bulgaria's song Water grabbed the fifth spot at Eurovision final in Helsinki, while another Balkan country - Serbia came in first. The drumming duo Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankoulov proved the most successful of Bulgaria's three Eurovision bids so far

Society | May 13, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4355

Divers Invite Sofia Citizens on Virtual Trip to Galapagos

Several divers in full gear startled Sofia citizens on Saturday in a promotion of Mtel IMAX's new 3D movie Galapagos. The divers urged everyone to take a dip in the mysteries of the Galapagos islands, where Darwin made some of his most important revelati

Society | May 12, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1423

Sofia Citizens Mutating - Expert

Sofia citizens are starting to forget what fresh air feels like and their organism is mutating with constant hits of headache and nausea, experts said.

Society | May 12, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1592

Bulgaria's Elitsa and Stundzhi Take On Eurovision Tonight

Bulgaria's drumming duo Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankoulov will storm the Eurovision final in Helsinki tonight with real chances of coming out in the top ten.

Society | May 12, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1684

Bulgaria's EU Commissioner Inaugurates Sts. Cyril and Methodius Monument

European Commissioner Meglena Kuneva, who is paying a visit to Bulgaria, inaugurated a monument of the enlighteners Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the town of Dobrich.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1345

Prison Break's T-Bag Builds New Character on Russia's President

Robert Knepper, best known to the audience as T-Bag from TV Series Prison Break, said for SNA that he is building the character for his new movie - Hitman on Russia's president Vladimir Putin. I didn't have much time to prepare for the role of the head o

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5324

Brussel Sprouts with Peppers and Potatoes

Ingredients: 1 Tbsp soft margarine or vegetable oil

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 764

Bulgaria Publishes Byzantine Historian Unique Narrative

The new facsimile edition of the famous Chronicles of Constantine Manasses was presented Friday at the Bulgarian National Assembly.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1725

Manowar Announce Bulgarian Gig in June

US heavy metal band Manowar announced they would play a gig in Bulgaria's seaside town of Kavarna, 30 kilometers northeast of the port of Varna. The band will headline the third and final day of the annual Kaliakra Rock Festival on June 30.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1337

Bulgaria's Survivor Finalists Make Virtual Travel to Galapagos

The two finalists in the first season of Bulgaria's Survivor Neli and Ahmed presented Thursday the 3D movie "Galapagos", sponsored by the biggest mobile operator Mtel.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2280

"Dead" Paris Hilton Sculpture Goes on Display in New York

A sculpture of socialite Paris Hilton, apparently dead and undergoing autopsy, has gone on display at a New York art gallery, the New York Post reported. The goal is to show teenagers the dangers of drink-driving and the choice of Hilton "rings a bell, i

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2979

Vote for Bulgaria's Rhythm, Energy, Urge Eurovision Finalists

Bulgaria's Eurovision finalists Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankoulov urged everyone in Europe to vote for the Balkan country's "rhythms, groove and energy". I am very happy to be here, Todorova said at a press conference, after their song Water became th

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1927

Bulgaria Pays Homage to Sts. Cyril and Methodius

Bulgaria's Orthodox church celebrates May 11 the feast day of the enlighteners Sts. Cyril and Methodius, two of the fathers of Slavic literary culture.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 925

Bulgaria's Song Reaches Eurovision Final for the First Time

Bulgaria's song Water, performed by Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankoulov has qualified for the Eurovision final for the first time ever since the country started taking part in the contest. Water will be performed under slot 21, a draw decided.

Society | May 11, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3500

Bulgaria's Eurovison Entry Based on Old Folk Song

Bulgaria's Eurovision bid has been based on a very old folklore song, the state BNT channel reported.

Society | May 10, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1612

Bulgarian Rappers Dub Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie

The members of the country's best-known rap band Upsurt will provide the Bulgarian voice dubbing for three of the characters in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, distributor Sunny Films said on Thursday. The computer-generated movie, the first full

Society | May 10, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1371

Christina Aguilera Launches Her Own Aroma

The pop star Christina Aguilera is to join the celebrities, who have their own aroma, by launching a new perfume this autumn. The producers "Procter & Gamble" Company invested a lot of money in their first aroma, called "Simply Christina Aguilera".

Society | May 9, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2539

Bulgaria's Song to Open Eurovision Contest

Bulgaria's Eurovision bid - the song Water by Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankulov will be the first one performed in the Thursday semi-final. Before leaving for Helsinki, the duo toured several European countries to present their song and the catchy drum

Society | May 9, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2548

Cezanne Painting Sold for USD 25 M

A Paul Cezanne watercolour from the later part of the artist's career was sold for more than USD 25.5 M at an art auction in New York on Wednesday.

Society | May 9, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1005

Bulgaria's Archaeological Museum Equipped with Ultra-Modern Lab

The most modern laboratory for conservation and restoration of archaeological findings was opened Tuesday in Sofia.

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1544

Ibiza's Trendiest Club Amnesia Looking for Bulgarian Dancers

The house club Amnesia Ibiza challenged the Bulgarian girls by announcing it will hold an audition for go-go dancers.

Society | May 8, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2588