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Bulgarians Swooned by Spanish Social Ad

Audience in Sofia had a chance to see and judge some of the finest representatives in Spain's art of advertising and settled on a social ad. Titled "Roots", the ad was on display along with dozens of others during the exhibition of professional Spanish a

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2055

Heat Wave to Cool Off in Night-Time Bulgaria

Temperatures in Bulgaria are expected to slump to zero degrees during the night next week, weather forecasts say.

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1364

Marilyn Manson to Play Gig in Sofia July 4

"Shock rock" star Marilyn Manson will play a gig in Sofia on July 4, with gothic metal band Type O Negative opening. The concert will be the third major event of the annual Arena Music festival organized every summer by Sofia Music Enterprises.

Society | April 24, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3047

Luc Besson Stages Russian Rally in Downtown Sofia

Sofia citizens enjoyed a peculiar sight when dozens of protestors carrying Russia's national colours appeared on the verge of storming the National Theatre.

Society | April 23, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1562

Bulgaria's High School Graduates Take First Test Matriculation

More than 4,000 students sit for their first trial matriculation in Bulgarian language and literature on Monday. Students from 49 schools across the country will test their knowledge during the four-hour examination.

Society | April 23, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 929

Competition on Bulgarian Language Ends with Record Scores

A total of 57 Bulgarian seventh grade school students took part in the final stage competition for solving tests on Bulgarian language and literature on Saturday.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1571

Fifth Space Tourist Returns to Earth

The fifth space tourist, software mogul Charles Simonyi landed back on Earth on Saturday, Kazakhsan media reported.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2941

Bulgaria's Famous Late Night Show Host Struck by Severe Eye Illness

Bulgaria's most famous showman Slavi Trifonov made a stunning announcement that he suffers from severe eyesight impairing disease in an interview on Friday evening.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5498

Unique Ancient Thracian Chariot Unearthed in Bulgaria

A completely intact Thracian chariot was unearthed by the Bulgarian archaeologist Vesselin Ignatov on Friday, Darik News reported.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 14264

Sofia Hospital Opens Doors for Free Medical Checks

For a sixth consecutive year the Alexandrovska Hospital in Sofia organized "Open Doors Day" for patients all over the country.

Society | April 21, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1598

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***Rome, the "Eternal City", celebrates 2760 years since founding***

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 911

To Go

ARENA CINEMA MLADOST... ... to take a look at the Bulgarian hall of fame where Albena Denkova and Maxim Staviski also have a star now.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 615

To Do

START... ... something new this week, for the sake of the thrill, even if you are to drop it the next day.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 787

Sofia Clubs

**Antrez** 10 Vrabcha Str.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 778

Forks&Corks: Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 1+?? cup (170 g) flour; 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (dutched/dark); 2 teaspoons baking powder; 1 cup (200 g) sugar; 1 tablespoon vanilla essence; ?? cup (1.

Society | April 20, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1091

Traditional Turkish Delicacies at Hand in Sofia's Piccadilly Stores

Tastes and savours from all over Turkey can be found at hand in Sofia's Piccadilly chain of stores starting from Saturday. The gourmet week will be opened on Saturday at 6 p.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1599

Albena and Maxim Star Shining on Bulgaria's Walk of Fame

The star ice-skating duo Albena Denkova and Maxim Staviiski received a glory star on the Walk of Fame in Sofia. This was the ninth time that Bulgarians are handed the honourable plate in a red carpet ceremony.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5295

Bulgarian Singer Dyana Dafova Offers Chicago "A Night to Remember"

The famous Bulgarian singer, songwriter, musician and dancer Dyana Dafova will stage a spectacular concert on May 26 in Chicago, her impresario told SNA. The event will take place at the North Shore Centre for the Performing Arts Skokie, Illinois and goe

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2250

Mayor Plants Humane Education's Tree in Sofia School

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov joined the initiative of the capital's 18th school William Gladstone and planted a tree that symbolizes the beginning of humane education in Bulgaria. The students of the school, which turned 100 years in 2007, prepared a eco-c

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1046

Legendary Bulgarian King Buried again 800 Years after Death

The relics of the legendary Bulgarian Tsar Kaloyan were buried Thursday exactly 800 years after his death at country's ancient capital Veliko Tarnovo.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2615

Moscow Opens Butterflies Zoo

More than 500 butterflies of about 50 kinds will be showed at the opening of the Butterfly Centre in Moscow on Thursday. The living exhibits will flit around in a garden of tropical plants and a lot of fountains.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 981