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Bulgarian Celebs Flock to See IMAX

Political and showbiz celebrities flocked Tuesday afternoon to see a movie at the first on the Balkans IMAX cinema.

Society | August 1, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1543

Brit Funk Band Gigs in Bulgaria

Brit funk band Level 42 is packing up for a major gig in Sofia to mark the fifth birthday of local Jazz FM radio.

Society | August 1, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2091

Bulgaria to Promote Breastfeeding

Bulgaria has joined a traditional world event to promote the benefits of breastfeeding babies, starting on Tuesday. The World Breastfeeding Week will continue until August 7, to facilitate and strengthen social mobilization for breastfeeding.

Society | August 1, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1178

Sofia Monkeys Enjoy Artful Cells

Monkeys and other animals in the Sofia Zoo have enjoyed renovated and artful dwellings reconstructed specially for them by students in arts.

Society | July 31, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 918

Bulgaria Introduces Revolutionary Apoplexy Treatment

Bulgarian hospitals have started treating apoplexy through a revolutionary method that shows "phenomenal" results reports say. Seaside Varna's Saint Marina hospital is already treating patients, who have had a stroke, using this method, bTV channel repor

Society | July 30, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 689

Ancient Bikini-Clad Statue Unearthed in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archeologists have stumbled upon an ancient female cult figurine, visibly dressed in a bikini, Darik News reported. The sculpture dates back to the Vth century B.

Society | July 30, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2817

2,500 Groove with Victor Calderone at Bulgaria's Seaside

House legend Victor Calderone made the night of some 2,500 at Bulgaria's seaside resort of Sunny Beach, where he turned tables for several hours on Saturday.

Society | July 30, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 819

"Horror-Struck" Mena Suvari Shoots in Sofia

Petite Hollywood blonde Mena Suvari has arrived in Sofia for the shooting of her latest movie - a blood-chilling horror titled Day of the Dead. Suvari's frightened screams are filling the capital's Iskar Station where producer Nu Image has built the set

Society | July 30, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5534

Gothic Designers Take Lingerie to Sofia Streets

Extravagant Bulgarian designer duo Vampila heated up the passions in Sofia with a nighttime fashion-show presenting their new lingerie collection. The two also showed off some of their new fashion line, which will appear in the debut video of industrial

Society | July 29, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3388

Gay Activists Open "Pink Point" Info Campaign in Sofia

Bulgarian's gay organization Gemini launched its traditional Summer informational campaign in Sofia on Saturday. A "Pink Point" information bureau has been opened in a garden next to Parliament, where activists will hand out brochures on the matters of h

Society | July 29, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 993

Beautiful Bulgaria Restores Historic Pub

A historic pub, which was frequented by Yordan Yovkov, one of greatest Bulgarian novelists, has opened doors with fresh outlook.

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1158

Hepatitis Advances in Bulgarian Roma District

A total of 105 people from the Roma-populated district of Stolipinovo are already infected with Hepatitis A in Bulgaria's second city of Plovdiv, reports say. Three to five persons fell ill each day, the head of Plovdiv's Regional Health Inspection Ani E

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 890

Big-Brother- Famed Italian Promotes Bulgarian Beer

Italian-born Leonardo, famed with his appearance in the second season of Big Brother in Bulgaria, landed a spot in a local beer commercial. With his appearance in the TV-spot promoting Kamenitza, Leonardo Bianki states his aspirations for the big screen

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1132

Sofia Garden Bathed in New Light

Sofia woke up Friday with a newly lit garden, right behind the National Arts Gallery. Located in the very heart of the city, the Gallery's garden had been quite grim at night for a long time, but now new lighting fixtures have made it shine again.

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 917

Forks&Corks: Herbed Goat-Cheese Toasts

Ingredients: 40 (1/4-inch-thick) slices from 1 baguette

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 661

Health: Sun Kills 60,000 Annually

Sun radiation causes 60,000 deaths every year, the World Health Organization has warned. Of the 60,000 deaths, 48,000 are caused by malignant melanomas and 12,000 by other skin cancers, the report Global Burden of Disease of Solar Ultraviolet Radiation s

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 985

Bulgaria's First Manga Enthuses Comics Fans

Japan's traditional Manga cartoons have finally reached Bulgarian fans, with Sofia's first publication of this kind introduced Thursday. Hundreds of the country's most ardent fans of comics books flocked to the Plesio store to see the Warcraft Manga Volu

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2744

W.A.S.P. Bulgarian Gig Back in Line, Sonique Comes, Too

Bulgarians will be able to see W.A.

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 961

Music Single Winks to Bulgarian Seducers

The vocal of young and perspective band Mastilo (Ink) has made a wink its newest hit to those ladies ready for all-cost win of a man. The single My Portrait, written by Viki Terziiska herself, focuses on the hidden power of female charm and advantages to

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 836

12 000 Bulgarians Party with Whitesnake

Hard rock legend Whitesnake swayed 12,000 at Bulgaria's seaside, the local media reported Thursday. David Coverdale's company hit the town of Kavarna the previous night.

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 828

Jolie-Pitt Baby Immortalized by Madame Tussauds

Despite the fact that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's daughter is just two months old, she is already taking the world by storm and has entered the books as the world's first baby with a wax replica at Madame Tussauds' Museum. Shiloh Novel Jolie-Pitt has

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2634