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Bulgaria's Parliament Awards Elitsa and Stundzhi Honorary Plaque

The speaker of the Parliament awarded Friday Bulgaria's representatives at this year's Eurovision contest Elitsa Todorova and Stoyan Yankulov an honorary plaque. The Speaker Georgi Pirinski thanked the duo for coming and congratulated them on the fact th

Society | June 8, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1856

Bulgaria Chooses Its First Music Idol

The 20-year-old Nevena Tsoneva won the first season of the reality show Music Idol in Bulgaria on Thursday evening. The talented girl managed to eliminate her rival Teodor Koychinov, gathering 65,2% of the audience's votes after the final concert, which

Society | June 8, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4693

Traditional Italian Delicacies at Hand in Sofia's Piccadilly Stores

Tastes and savours from all over Italia can be found at hand in Sofia's Piccadilly chain of stores starting from Thursday. The gourmet week was opened with a special event, which was attended by the Italian Ambassador to Bulgaria HE Giovan Batista Campag

Society | June 6, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1418

Bulgarian Wine Knights Taste New Todoroff Vintages

Bulgaria's wine knights order gave a two new vintages by Todoroff boutique winery a warm reception at a presentation dinner organized by the winery, jointly with The Lodge Hotel in the mountain resort of Borovets. The two vintages, one celebrating the wi

Society | June 5, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1313

Bulgarian Heavy Metal Fans Get Adrenaline Rush at Iron Maiden Gig

Bulgarian heavy metal lovers got an adrenaline rush on Monday night when British legends Iron Maiden filled the Lokomotiv stadium in Bulgarian capital for the band's gig. The band came to Bulgaria to stage a tremendous show, part of their European tour "

Society | June 5, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2002

Iron Maiden's Sofia Show to Draw 30,000 Fans

Fans of English heavy metal legends Iron Maiden will fill the Lokomotiv stadium in Bulgarian capital for the band's gig, with 25,000 tickets already sold. Event organisers Sofia Music Enterprises said they expected 30,000 fans to attend the gig on June 4

Society | June 4, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1755

Paris Hilton Goes to Prison

US socialite Paris Hilton has entered behind bars on Monday to serve her sentence for violating probation, her lawyer announced.

Society | June 4, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1369

"Pirates of the Caribbean" Triumphs at MTV Movie Awards

The big winner at this year's MTV Movie Awards was the "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" and its star, Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow won the prize for best performance. Depp joined "Pirates" producer Jerry Bruckheimer to accept the Golde

Society | June 4, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1366

Torrential Rain, Hailstorm Hit Sofia

After a minute of grumpy skies Sofia saw a true torrential downpour on Sunday afternoon. The rain rattled power lines and caused some to lose TV reception for a while.

Society | June 3, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1377

Sofia Gets Excess of INXS

Bulgarian fans of the hard rocking INXS were led to an excess of enthusiasm on Friday night when the band finally staged their debut show in Sofia.

Society | June 2, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2343

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***131st anniversary since the death of Bulgarian writer and revolutionary Hristo Botev***

Society | June 1, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 999

Seafood Pasta

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Society | June 1, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 911

Bulgarian 19th Century Poet Commemorated with Monument in Italy

One of Bulgaria's most famous poets of the 19th century, Pencho Slaveykov, will have his own monument in the Italian town of Brunate, the press centre of the Culture Ministry announced Friday.

Society | June 1, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1229

Bulgarian Fans Get Impatient Hours Before INXS Concert

The world famous band INXS will come to Bulgaria for a live concert on Friday. INXS are invited to entertain Bulgarian audience by the mobile operator vivatel, Balkan Entertainment and Rock and More Sofia.

Society | June 1, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1518

Retro Tram Rides, Running Festival Mark World Child's Day in Bulgaria

Free tours by a retro tram were organized as a present for all the children in Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia on the occasion of the World Child's Day on Friday. The retro rail rides were held from 10 a.

Society | June 1, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1220

Pottermania Reaches New Heights with Harry Potter Theme Park Project in Florida

The US Florida state will soon sport with a Harry Potter theme park, CNN reported, citing author J.K.

Society | May 31, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1394

Huge Breast Implants Cause Bulgarian Pop-Folk Diva Spine Disorder

Silicone fame has its price, especially on health, it turned out on Thursday when Bulgarian pop-folk diva Dessi Slava announced her silicone breasts caused her spine curvature disorders. Her spine is damaged because her 325 cc device volume of implants a

Society | May 31, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 29140

Bulgaria Marks World No Tobacco Day with Free Medical Check on Smokers

Bulgarians in several towns around he country will mark the World No Tobacco Day with free medical check on smokers on Thursday.

Society | May 31, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2120

Iron Maiden's Sofia Gig to Draw 25,000 Fans

Fans of English heavy metal legends Iron Maiden will fill the Lokomotiv stadium in Bulgarian capital for the band's gig next week, with 25,000 tickets sold as of Monday, one week before the show. Event organisers Sofia Music Enterprises said they expecte

Society | May 30, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2227

Briton Wins Sun Dream Team Jackpot, Names His Child after Bulgaria's Berbatov

The British Liverpool fan Ian Preedy plans to name his next child after Bulgaria's Spurs star Dimitar Berbatov, the Sun Daily reported. Preedy will do that as gratitude gesture to Berbatov for helping him scoop a GBP 125,000 jackpot form the Sun Dream Te

Society | May 30, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3360

Gypsy Kings Gift 90 Minutes Concert for Bulgaria's Top Athlete Wedding

Bulgaria's top athlete Stefka Kostadinoca and her life partner Nikolay Popvasilev are finally to ring the wedding bells under the sounds of Gypsy Kings's music on June 9, SNA reporter found out Tuesday. The wedding ceremony will be held in the Royal Club

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1684
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