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Unique Cobra, Dragon Figurines Found in Bulgaria's Perperikon

Bulgarian archaeologists have found two unique ceramic figurines of a cobra and dragon heads as they continue excavation at the rock sanctuary of Perperikon, near Kardzhali in southern Bulgaria. The two figurines were part of the ornaments of a clay alta

Society | July 10, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 8779

Dead Romanian Director Film Wins Three Awards in Brussels

"California Dreamin' (endless)", the unfinished film of Romanian director Cristian Nemescu, won three awards at the Brussels Film Festival at the weekend. The film, which remained unfinished after Nemescu's death in a car accident last year, won the Best

Society | July 9, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1123

Bulgarian Archaeologists to Dig Thracian Tombs from Roman Era

The excavations expedition of Bulgaria's most famous archaeologist Georgi Kitov will be researching Thracian burials from the Roman era during this years' summer dig season, Darik News reported.

Society | July 9, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2684

Medieval Church Ruins Found Near Bulgaria's Tzarevetz Fortress

Bulgarian archaeologists found the remains of a medieval church, later turned into a bath, in the vicinity of the Tzarevetz fortress, the seat of Bulgarian rulers in the Middle Ages. The find is unique among the hundreds of Bulgarian medieval churches st

Society | July 8, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6963

Bulgarian Archaeologists Find Roman-era Items in Thracian Tomb

The excavations of Bulgaria's best-known archaeologist Georgi Kitov near Sliven have yielded yet more artifacts, this time from the Roman era, state radio BNR reported on Saturday. The latest finds include two pairs of gold earrings, five rings, a ritual

Society | July 7, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4778

Hundreds of Bulgarian Couples Tie the Knot on "Lucky" Day

Hundreds of Bulgarian couples are set to tie the knot on Saturday, hoping for an good start to their married life on the day that spells out the big payout on the slot machines - 777. It is the seventh day of the seventh month of the seventh year this mi

Society | July 7, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1451

Dublin Coddle

Ingredients: 500g best sausages

Society | July 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 974

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***Mega concert "Live Earth" in support of the fight against climatic changes***

Society | July 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 885

Lindsay Lohan Faces Court over Driving Stoned, Drunk

US court is to hear August 4 the case of the movie star Lindsay Lohan, who caused a car crash while driving under the influence of alcohol and cocaine. The 21-year-old actress was slightly injured when her Mercedes convertible struck a curb and shrub on

Society | July 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1732

Marilyn Manson Stages "Outrageous" Concert in Bulgaria

Brian Hugh Warner better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, who is known for his outrageous stage persona and image, staged his first concert in Bulgaria on Wednesday night.

Society | July 5, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 13684

Holy Mass Marks 36th Anniversary since Bulgaria's Patriarch Enthronization

A mass was said Wednesday morning in Alexander Nevski Cathedral on the occasion of 36th anniversary since Patriarch Maxim has taken Holy Orders. The divine service was leaded personally by the head of Bulgaria's Orthodox Church together with archpresbyte

Society | July 4, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1401

Paris Hilton Moves House, Runs away from Night Life Temptation

Hotel heiress and Hollywood socialite Paris Hilton announced she will move house in order to run away from the numerous temptations of the night clubs that surround her present home. Hilton's decision comes as a result of her serious intentions to abando

Society | July 3, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2218

Pink Cancels Sofia Gig

Eccentric US pop star Pink cancelled her gig in Bulgarian capital Sofia on doctors orders, concert organisers Sofia Music Enterprises said on Tuesday. Pink was initially due to perform at the Akademik stadium on Sunday, but postponed the gig for Tuesday

Society | July 3, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1542

5000-Year-Old Golden Architectural Decoration Unearthed in Bulgaria

A team of archaeologist of Bulgaria's National Historical Museum unearthed Monday a 5000-years-old golden architectural ornamentation near the village of Dabene.

Society | July 2, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5410

Bulgaria's Silistra Hosts International Children Dance Festival

About 300 children from six countries are to take part in the international dance festival in Bulgaria's Danube town of Silistra to be opened on Monday. The event, which will continue until July 6, is to be held under the motto "Tomorrow's Peace Begins w

Society | July 2, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1688

Pink Puts off Concert in Bulgaria over Illness

One of the most eccentric US pop stars Pink surprisingly put off her concert in Sofia, scheduled for Sunday evening over a serious respiratory infection. Immediately after arriving in Bulgaria's capital, the singer felt bad and called for medical aid.

Society | July 1, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1973

Paris Hilton Suffers Alone on Hawaii after Leaving Prison

Hotel heiress and Hollywood socialite Paris Hilton seclude herself on the Hawaii to recover after the nightmarish days spent behind bars in LA. Paris claims she is really suffering as the bad jail experience made its mark on her whole world.

Society | July 1, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3654

Campaign Seeks to Raise Bulgarians' Awareness of Healthy Living

Hundreds of Sofia citizens joined the series of events promoting healthy living that were held in the Bulgarian capital on July 1. A march from Sofia landmark National Palace of Culture towards the capital's South Park sought to popularise walking as a m

Society | July 1, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1349

Manowar Writes History in Bulgaria with 3-Hour Gig

Legendary Manowar lived up to their reputation of the most uncompromising and loudest heavy metal band after treating 20,000 exalted fans with a three-hour-gig in Kavarna. The band headlined the third and final day of the annual Kaliakra Rock Festival 20

Society | July 1, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2796

Thousands Bulgarians Hail the Sunrise Hippy-Style on July Morning

Thousands young people gathered at Kamen Bryag village on the Black Sea coast, the traditional location for the hippy-style celebration of hailing the sunrise, known as July Morning.

Society | June 30, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2461

Manowar Plays Bulgaria's Anthem to Thank Fans

US heavy metal band Manowar announced they will play Bulgaria's anthem during their gig in Bulgaria's seaside town of Kavarna, 30 kilometers northeast of the port of Varna.

Society | June 30, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2710
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