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Actor Omar Sharif Accused of Assaulting Valet

A Beverly Hills valet is suing actor Omar Sharif for physical assault.

Society | November 5, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548

Google Library Displays Public Domain Books

Google Inc.'s Internet-leading search engine began serving up the entire contents of certain books and government documents.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 771

Robbie Williams Wins Best Male Act at MTV Europe Awards

Chart-topping British singer Robbie Williams won the prize for the Best Male act at the 12th annual MTV Europe Music Awards held on Thursday in the Portuguese capital Lisbon.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1509

Health: Electricity Poses "No Threat to Health"

There is no scientific proof exposure to electrical equipment causes ill health, say scientists.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 303

Science: Glow From 1st Stars Detected

Astronomers have detected a faint glow from the first stars to form in the Universe, Nature journal reports.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 402

National Geographic Makes Its Bulgarian Debut

Kenneth Garrett, the famous photographer of the "National Geographic", whose pictures and materials in the field of archeology, paleontology and ancient cultures are known across the world, is in Bulgaria. Garrett is in Sofia to join the celebrations for

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 904

Braque Art Exhibited in Sofia

The masterpiece of French artists Georges Braque "Still Life with a Bottle" was presented to Bulgarian art lovers in Sofia. The masterpiece is part of the collection of the Museum Picasso in Paris.

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 583

Bulgarian Students Thrive at Astronomy Olympics in China

Bulgaria's team of students won a total of seven awards in the tenth international Astronomy Olympics that was held in China.

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 996

Blue Cheese Ice Cream Seduces Varna Fair Visitors

A demonstration of unique cuisine with different variations of ice cream was presented at the Varna " Tourism and Leisure Fair."

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 537

Harry Potter Fanclub Site Among BG Site 2005 Winners

The best web sites in the seventh edition of the Bulgarian contest "BG Site 2005" were awarded at an official ceremony in Sofia. A total of 279 professional and amateur Bulgarian sites in 16 different categories, including e-trade, education and science,

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 894

Fund-Raising Breast Cancer Campaign Collects BGN 50 000

A record-high amount of BGN 50 000 have been collected during the one-month campaign for fight against breast cancer, organized by the International Women's Club (IWC). The money will be enough for purchasing a mammography machine.

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 876

Major Music Show to Usher Bulgaria into EU

Bulgarian violin master Vassko Vassilev and the Royal Opera, London, might represent Bulgaria as it enters the European Union. Vassilev shared with Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev Wednesday his plans to prepare a major music spectacle celebrating the ent

Society | November 2, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 693

Donation Campaign Enlightens Bulgarian Children

A special donation campaign will enlighten Bulgaria's children through reading. The campaign named "My Childhood's Books" was launched Wednesday by the Bulgarian Red Cross, Coca-Cola Bulgaria and Bulgaria's Education Ministry and is under the patronage o

Society | November 2, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 776

President Presents Bulgaria's Minimized History

Bulgaria's Madara Horseman monument, the Assenova Fortress, the Thracian Tomb near Kazanlak, the Rila Monastery and other historical sites were brought to capital Sofia on Tuesday. The shifting was not done by miracle, but by the Bulgaria at Hand Project

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 960

Bulgarian Campaign Nourishes "Flame for Sex"

"Flame for Sex" - a national informational campaign on sexual vitality - has begun in Sofia on Tuesday. The campaign aims at supplying Bulgarian patients with complete information on the Erectile Dysfunction disease (ED) often called impotence.

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 810

Sofia Enjoys Georges Braque's Art

The masterpiece of French artists Georges Braque "Still Life with a Bottle" will delight Bulgarian art lovers as of November 1. The masterpiece is part of the collection of the Museum Picasso in Paris.

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 694

Elias Canetti's Birth Town Commemorates Centennial

A literature evening will mark the centennial of Nobel Prize laureate Elias Canetti in his birth town of Rousse on Tuesday.

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 475

Hacker Virus Exploits Bird Flu Fears

Computer hackers are exploiting fears over bird flu by releasing a computer virus attached to an email passing itself off as containing avian flu information, warned Spanish computer firm Panda Software. The virus Naiva.

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 746

Bulgaria Marks National Enlighteners Day

Celebrations of Bulgaria's National Enlighteners Day gather speed across the country on November 1, when Bulgarians pay tribute to those involved with teaching, studying, culture or scientific works. The national flag was hoisted during a ceremony in fro

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 411

Bulgaria's 1st Catacomb Grave Unearthed

The first in Bulgaria catacomb grave has been unearthed by an archeological expedition headed by Boris Borissov from the Veliko Tarnovo university. The unique finding is situated near the Troyanovo North mine, part of the Maritsa east complex.

Society | October 31, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3817

Free Mammographic Checks for Bulgarian Ladies

Pharmaceutical leader AstraZeneca joined the national campaign for breast cancer fight in Bulgaria by organizing free mammographic checks.

Society | October 31, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1033