Society

Greek Men Happy to Say "I Do" to Bulgarian Brides

Men from Northern Greece who have tied the knot with Bulgarian brides live in marital satisfaction and success, says Greek agency ANA-MPA, citing officials.

Society | November 21, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2104

USD 5 M to Replicate New York District in Sofia

US movie company Nu Image will fork out about USD 5 M for replicating a whole New York district in Sofia's Boyana film center. The restaurants, shops, streets and crossroads will be built in Boyana for the new motion picture "The Code.

Society | November 21, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 821

Precious Japanese Jewelries in Sofia

Japan's national treasures will be transported to Sofia Monday amid stepped up security. The masterpieces of the jewelry art will be in Bulgaria for the Days of the Japanese culture organized in the Balkan country.

Society | November 20, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 485

Sofia Welcomes Hollywood Movie Directors

Hollywood movie directors the brothers Allen Hughes and Albert Hughes arrived Sunday in Bulgaria for the shooting of the "The Code."

Society | November 20, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 885

Sofia Kempinski Hosts Christmas Charity Bazaar

The Sofia Kempinski Zografski Hotel welcomed special guests from all over the world at the opening of the charity Christmas bazaar on Sunday.

Society | November 20, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 654

Bulgaria Marks Universal Children's Day

Bulgaria was one of the many countries in the world that marked November 20 the Universal Children's Day. The date 20 November, marks the day on which the Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child, in 1959, and the Convention on the Rig

Society | November 20, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 554

Art Lovers Await Christo's 1st Ever Exhibit in Bulgaria

Bulgaria art lovers are impatiently waiting for the opening of the first ever exhibition of Bulgaria born conceptual artist Christo. The exhibition will be opened November 22 in the gallery "Academy" with the National Art Academy, where the famous artist

Society | November 20, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 490

Sofia Picks 1st Bulgarian Skyscraper Architect

The"Four Seasons" skyscraper project of architect Nikolay Simeonov won this year's Golden VIZAR at the European Architectural Awards VIZAR'2005 handed in Sofia. More than a hundred projects competed for the top award and the right to build up Sofia's fir

Society | November 19, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1806

Coppola's Hat Sold for EUR 1,500 at Bulgarian Charity Tender

A hat of the top filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola has been sold for BGN 3,000 (EUR 1,500) at a charity tender in the northern Bulgarian city Dobrich. The charity tender was held by the "Motherly care" union that organizes such events every year to collect

Society | November 19, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 916

Cat Lovers Enjoy Major Sofia Show

Cat lovers in Bulgaria saw a major show organized in Sofia, as Bulgaria's capital city hosted an international cat exhibition. The exhibition was organized by the National Feline Federation and was under the patronage of the Federation International Feli

Society | November 19, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 668

Soulfly Hit Bulgarian Stage in February

Bulgaria's capital has been included in the Dark Ages Tour 2006 of Soulfly. Max Cavalera and his boys will delight their Bulgarian fans on February 24, 2006.

Society | November 19, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 435

Homosexuals in Bulgaria Double in 10 Years

Homosexual couples in Bulgaria have doubled over the last ten years, mainly among women, according to a latest study. More and more people become disdainful of other-sex relationships and prefer same-sex affairs, data showed.

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1280

Morandi in Sofia for Major Gig

Morandi, one of the most popular house bands at the moment, are in Sofia for the major performance at the opening of the newest club in the Bulgarian capital "18+."

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1147

Antarctic Scientists Presented with Bulgaria's National Flag

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov presented the national flag to professor Hristo Pimpirev, head of the 14th Bulgarian expedition to the Antarctic.

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 925

Health: Homeopathic Sex Saves Marriage

Monogamy from Monday to Friday and sanctioned adultery weekends - this is the formula being propaganded by many in New York nowadays, according to Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera.

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 788

Pets: Turtles Trained for Bond Agents

The Russian army of secret agents will enlarge with new fill-ins promising to be even better than their human colleagues. A Russian scientist claims he has invented a technology to steer turtles on remote control that can be successfully used in secret m

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4415

Forks&Corks: Egg & Spinach Lunch

Ingredients: 2 eggs; 300 gr fresh spinach, washed, big stalks removed; 2 tbsp creme freche; 200 gr mushrooms, washed and dried; mixed italian herbs; salt & pepper; 2 tbsp butter Preparation:

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 338

Bulgarian Pop Star Enchants US Modeling Experts

Bulgarian pop singer Savina, who was part of the successful trio Antibiotika, has been invited for test photo sessions by the biggest modeling agency in the US „Woman".

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1021

Children Prized for Creating Violence-Free Games

Primary and High school students in Bulgaria competed in a contest asking them to create a violence-free computer game on Thursday. The competition, called "A game with your idea", was held in the eve of the World's Day of the Child, that marks the adopt

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 721

Bulgarian Language in New Harry Potter Movie

Bulgaria's Harry Potter star Stanislav Ianevski or Viktor Krum revealed that in "Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire" he is speaking in Bulgarian language. In an interview for local 24 Hours daily Stanislav said that in the movie he is addressing Harry P

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 14919

Bulgarian Celebrities Roll Dice with Bourbon

The fourth Jim Beam dice tournament will take place on November 19, gathering Bulgarian music stars, athletes, media faces and models. Twelve "real" teams of four people will face each other in a Sofia club, trying their luck and skills for the big prize

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 531