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5th Open Air Rock Festival Starts in Bulgaria

For a fifth consecutive year Bulgarian rock musicians organize the Rock in Rila Mount music fest at the outlands of the Beli Iskar village, the organizers of the event announced Thursday. The two-day music event in summer's end will gather at one place a

Society | August 23, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1965

Journalist Claims Princess Diana Was Pregnant at Time of Death

Princess Diana was pregnant when she died - and not by her lover Dodi Fayed, an investigative journalist in France claims in a book dedicated to the death of the UK royalty.

Society | August 23, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3883

2 Gold, 1 Silver Medals for Bulgaria in International IT Olympiad

All three members of the Bulgarian national team that presented the country at the 19th International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) will come back to Sofia with medals.

Society | August 22, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1563

Angelina Jolie Pregnant Again

Rumours are rife that Angelina Jolie is pregnant with Brad Pitt's second child.

Society | August 22, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7870

Bulgaria's Indiana Jones: Discovery Channel Deserves Pulitzer

Top archaeologist Georgi Kitov has jumped to the defence of a controversial film that Discovery Channel is shooting in Bulgaria on Thracian culture.

Society | August 22, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2046

Wedding Bells to Ring for UK's Prince Harry

UK's Prince Harry is set to marry girlfriend Chelsy Davy after she accepted his proposal.

Society | August 21, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4193

Bulgaria Marks 130 Years since Memorable Shipka Battle

Bulgaria celebrates Tuesday the 130th anniversary of the memorable battle at the Shipka mount, one of the decisive ones in the Russo-Turkish, which lead to the liberation of the country from 500-year Ottoman yoke.

Society | August 21, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1410

Bulgaria Extends Nominations Campaign in National Symbol Search

Bulgarian tourism association BABTI said on Tuesday it extended until the end of the month the deadline for nominations in its campaign to find the country's most authentic national symbols. Nominations can be made in three categories - natural monuments

Society | August 21, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1304

Discovery Channel Shooting Stirs up Scandal in Bulgaria

A Bulgarian top archaeologist has reacted strongly to the concept a Discovery Channel team has picked for a film about the ancient Thracian culture. Prof Nikolay Ovcharov claims the film, which Discovery Channel is now shooting in Bulgaria, concentrates

Society | August 20, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4461

Beinsa Duno Followers from Bulgaria, Abroad Welcome New Divine Year

Hundreds of followers of Master Beinsa Duno from Bulgaria and abroad gathered August 19 to celebrate the first day of the new divine year in the Seven Lakes region of the Rila Mountain.

Society | August 19, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3428

Week in Advance

SATURDAY *** Bulgaria celebrates the Assumption of St.

Society | August 17, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 952

Wedding Bells Cheer up Flood-Hit Town in Bulgaria

Eleven days after the devastating floods and with the sky blue and clear, the town of Tsar Kaloyan had its first occasion to celebrate as two of its citizens said the marriage vows.

Society | August 17, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1269

Paris Hilton to Show Real Self in UK's VIP Brother

Hollywood socialite Paris Hilton wants to take part in the UK's VIP Brother and will get the chance to show her real nature to the general public. "Paris would like to make the Englishmen see that her life is not all about parties and shopping but she co

Society | August 17, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2104

Fish Fillet Florentine

Ingredients: 1 package Crispy Battered Fish Fillets 1 medium onion, chopped (about 1/2 cup)

Society | August 17, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1000

Bulgaria Discovers Biggest Ancient Water Tank on the Balkans

Bulgarian archaeologists announced they have discovered the biggest ancient tank for storing water on the Balkans, etched into the rock sanctuary of Perperikon, near Kardzhali in southern Bulgaria. Top archaeologist Nikolay Ovcharov, who unearthed the wa

Society | August 17, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 8983

New Playground Opened in Sofia

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov officially opened Friday a children's playground in front of the Georgi Asparuhov stadium.

Society | August 17, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1207

Fan Vigil Marks Elvis Anniversary

Thousands of fans have marked the 30th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death with a candlelight vigil at the singer's Memphis home, Graceland, BBC reported.

Society | August 16, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2530

Homosexual Contacts Up Number of HIV Positive Men in Bulgaria

Fifty-nine new cases of HIV positive Bulgarians have been added to the deadly statistics since the beginning of the year, taking the total up to 748. Men account for as many as 78% of the newly registered cases, showing a clear trend of increase as compa

Society | August 16, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2458

Britney Spears Caught in Lesbian Romp with Ex-Personal Assistant

The hot pop star Britney Spears was snapped while enjoying a lesbian romp in a swimming pool with her former personal assistant Shannon Funk. The pair was seen bathing topless, kissing and caressing each other and has even invited a couple of men to join

Society | August 16, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 40769

Medieval Jewellery Unearthed in Bulgarian Fortress

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists stumbled upon a golden adornment in the grave of a woman, who lived in the Middle Ages, on Wednesday, Darik News reported.

Society | August 15, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2579

Bulgarian Girl Wins 1st Prize in International Music Festival in Romania

The 11-year-old Teodora Gancheva from the Bulgarian coastal city of Varna won the first prize at the international music festival Tineretii in Romania, Darik News reported.

Society | August 15, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1782
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