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Ancient Bowling Hall Found in Egypt

Italian archaeologists found ancient bowling hall during excavation work in a residential area since the Ptolemaic dynasty era 80 km away from Egypt's capital city of Cairo. The spacious room's floor is covered with limestone tiles.

Society | May 28, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3421

George Michael Sings "Freedom" for Bulgaria's Nurses in Libya

World acclaimed and controversial pop star George Michael will stage a gig in Sofia Monday evening in support of the plight of the five Bulgarian nurses jailed in Libya. Widely described as the most impatiently awaited gig of the year in Bulgaria, the co

Society | May 28, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3690

Uruguay Celebrates Cyrillic Alphabet Day with Bulgarian Exhibition

Uruguay celebrated the Cyrillic Alphabet Day, a national day in Bulgaria, with an exhibition of Bulgarian culture. The "Cyrillic alphabet: a new alphabet in the European Union" exhibition toured Europe last year and was brought to Uruguay by Bulgaria's h

Society | May 27, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3507

Strawberry Coffee Cake

INGREDIENTS: * 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour

Society | May 25, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 775

Bulgarian Prisoner Wins School Poetry Contest

An inmate from the prison in the Bulgarian town of Vratsa won the big prize in the "Emiliya Alexandrova" poetry competition. The winner, and unsuspected poet, Mihail Mihailov, was awarded for his "Alphabet of Love" poem.

Society | May 25, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1346

DJ Sonique Opens Tourist Season in Bulgaria's Kavarna Town

The tourist season in Bulgaria's seaside town of Kavarna was officially opened Thursday night with a concert of the famous DJ Sonique. This was her second concert in Bulgaria, which was again in Kavarna.

Society | May 24, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1197

Bulgaria Bestows Most Prestigious Theatre Awards

Bulgaria awarded Wednesday theatrical companies and actors with the most prestigious award in the country, the Askeers. The ceremony took place in the Theatre of the Bulgarian Army.

Society | May 24, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1362

Bulgaria's Youngest Uni. Student Wins 1st Place in Balkan Guitar Competition

Bulgaria's youngest university student, the 13-year-old David Dyakov won the big prize of the 6th annual Balkan competition in acoustic guitar playing, Darik News reported.

Society | May 23, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1460

Bulgaria Bestows Most Prestigious Theatre Awards on Actors

Bulgaria will award Wednesday theatrical companies and actors with the most prestigious award in the country, the Askeer. The ceremony will take place in the Theatre of the Bulgarian Army.

Society | May 23, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1188

Bulgaria's National Theatre Hosts Irish Company after 70-Year Break

Bulgaria's National Theatre "Ivan Vazov" will be the host of an Irish theatre company after a pause of nearly 70 years. The Gare St Lazare Players Ireland Theatre will stage the world-famous play of the Nobel Prize winner Samuel Becket "Molloy".

Society | May 22, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1219

Bulgarian Scientists Develop Method for Curing Stammer in 30 Days

Four Bulgarian scientists announced they have developed a method which cures stammer in only 30 days.

Society | May 21, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1605

Blizzard Announces Starcraft Sequel

Computer game developer Blizzard announced at the weekend plans to finally release a sequel to its Starcraft classic real-time strategy game. The award-winning game remains one of the most popular in its genre, despite having been released nearly a decad

Society | May 21, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4594

More Heavy Rains Heading Towards Bulgarian Capital

Bulgarian capital Sofia, hit by roughly 95 liters of precipitation per square meter at the weekend, is in for more rains, the country's national meteorology institute said on Monday. Sofia's fire brigade received more than 500 flooding alerts from reside

Society | May 21, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1569

Unique Shootings of Sunk Thracian Sevtopolis City Made in Bulgaria

Discovery TV channel is making shootings of the sank Thracian city of Sevtopolis as part of a movie, dedicated to Bulgaria's Thracian Kings' Valley near the town of Kazanlak The underwater shooting will be done by a team of Bulgarian divers, leaded by K

Society | May 19, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1533

Bulgaria Chooses Its Zoo MEPs

Bulgaria's zoo MEPs will be chosen by the visitors of the three-day exotic animals exhibition in Sofia's Earth and Man museum.

Society | May 19, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1764

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***Turkey celebrates the Ataturk Commemoration day***

Society | May 18, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1162

Krazy Kake

Ingredients: 2 tsp.

Society | May 18, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 869

Richest Shipwreck Treasure in History Found in Atlantic Ocean

Deep-sea explorers said Friday they have found what could be the richest shipwreck treasure in history, bringing home 17 tons of colonial-era silver and gold coins from an undisclosed site in the Atlantic Ocean.

Society | May 18, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5639

Bulgaria's Nat'l Archaeology Museum Showcases Hidden Treasures

Bulgaria's National Archaeological Museum opened Friday a new exhibition, featuring only items that have never been shown to the public. The exhibition includes gold coins, ancient sword and helmets.

Society | May 18, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2263

Torrential Rains Storm Sofia after Days of Heat and Drought

Sofia citizens found themselves extremely surprised on Thursday night and throughout the whole Friday when after weeks of hot weather and droughts, torrential rains and violent thunderstorms hit the capital. The meteorologists said more precipitations ar

Society | May 18, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1473

Bulgarian Fashion Agency Chooses Mini Models

More than 1,400 children have taken part in the regional castings for mini models, organized by Visages Agency all across Bulgaria. The candidates, selected by a special committee, will be given the opportunity to participate in Visages Mini Models 2007

Society | May 18, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2395