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Bulgarian Restaurant Opens Doors in Tokyo

A Bulgarian restaurant will be opened in Tokyo. The initiative for the opening of restaurant "Sofia" comes from Meiji Dairies Corporation President Hisashi Nakayama, who is also Bulgaria's honorary consul to Japan.

Society | March 21, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2230

"When Nietzsche Wept" in Bulgaria

The Sofia-based office of US moviemaker Nu Image will start shooting "When Nietzsche Wept" on Tuesday in the Danube town of Russe.

Society | March 20, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 850

Bulgaria Anticipates Spring Solstice

Monday evening Bulgaria will enter the March solstice hailing the coming of astronomic springtime. At 8:26 p.

Society | March 20, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 508

Italian Audience Thrilled by Bulgarian Movie

Much appraised Bulgarian movie Stolen Eyes has won the recognition of Italian audience as well, being awarded with the Silver Rose prize. The film co-produced by Bulgaria and Turkey pleased mostly the Italians who watched it at the Bergamo film festival,

Society | March 20, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 593

Plovdiv Lights Fashion Fire for School Leavers

Bulgarian school leavers in search of a ball outfit will have a unique chance in Plovdiv. The major city will open this month a fashion forum especially for the young graduates.

Society | March 19, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 880

Russian Film Tops Sofia Film Fest

"Garpastum," a 2005 Russian film by Alexei German Jr., won the big prize of the Sofia Film Fest this weekend.

Society | March 19, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 946

Russian, 75, Stars in Adult Films

An elderly Russian man has made a remarkable career in the adult film industry, media said Saturday. David Bozdoganov, aged 75, came to an audition for X-rated production by mistake.

Society | March 18, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4999

Parker Takes Bulgarian Tapes to London

Famed British filmmaker Sir Alan Parker, who is in Sofia for a major fest, will take Bulgarian film tapes to London. Speaking to reporters on Saturday, the creator of "Midnight Express," "Evita," and "Angel Heart" confessed he had not seen a Bulgarian mo

Society | March 18, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 968

Sofia Confers Recognition to Sir Alan Parker

Sir Alan Parker, the tireless and world-renowned UK film-maker, is about to add Sofia's honorable award to his wide array of prizes.

Society | March 17, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 841

Pitt, Jolie Plan "Secret Italy Marriage"

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are planning to get married this weekend in northern Italy, according to reports.

Society | March 17, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 580

Forks&Corks: Potato Leek Soup

Ingredients: 18 small red new potatoes, 6 cups chicken broth, 3 leeks, chopped, 3 tablespoons butter, 2 cups milk, salt and pepper to taste Preparation: Place potatoes into a large saucepan with water to cover.

Society | March 17, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 319

Fashion: Spring 2006 Fashion Trends

Get a head start on the new season with something white, something ruffly and something clean-cut.

Society | March 17, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1112

Science: Comets Born of Fire, Ice

Comets are born of fire as well as ice, the first results from the US space agency's Stardust mission show.

Society | March 17, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1101

Men No Longer Proud of Beer Bellies - Survey

Nowadays men are no longer proud of having a beer belly, generally seen in the past as a symbol of their manliness, a survey showed. It suggests that men are as body-obsessed as women - a third of respondents said they hated their stomachs and a quarter

Society | March 16, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 447

Bulgarian Song Faces A Rival Less in Eurovision'06

Serbia and Montenegro are to drop from this year's Eurovision Song Contest after it failed to resolve a row over who won its competition to find a song. The dispute broke out last Saturday, at the end of the live show on television, which voted the count

Society | March 16, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 937

Casanova, Pasta Inspire Levski for Italian Spar

Players of Bulgaria's Levski used Italian landmarks to stay in good physical and mental shape before facing Udinese later today. Media reported that Sofia's "blue" team ate pasta and went together to see the "Casanova" movie with Jeremy Irons.

Society | March 16, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 515

Sofia's Given-Name Church Irradiates

Byzantine-times St Sofia Church, after which the Bulgarian capital is named, welcomed Wednesday night with new outlook - due to special illumination.

Society | March 15, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 586

Sting Brings Son to Bulgarian Gig

Rock legend Sting will perform in Bulgaria with one of his sons, organizers of the show announced. Although they did not name the talented son, that's apparently Sting's first offspring, Joseph Sumner.

Society | March 15, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 744

Sofia Catwalk Applauds Ethno Chic

The newest Ethno Chic collection of beloved Jeni Style marked the Spring-Summer 2006 set of designer Evgenia Zhivkova.

Society | March 14, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1814

Ramazzotti Frantic for Security in Sofia

Eros Ramazzotti has demanded tight security for himself when he comes to Sofia this summer. The Italian macho wants 18 personal security guards, the press revealed.

Society | March 14, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 996

Bulgaria's VIP Brother Child Stirs Uproar

Bulgaria's state body on child protection has feverishly objected the entry of a three-year-old child into the first season of VIP Brother. Miss Bulgaria 1999 Violeta Zdravkova made history in the world records of the popular reality show bringing into t

Society | March 14, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1573