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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: 1974

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: 3661

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: 1353

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: 2803

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: 2472

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: 2713

Bulgaria-Born Harry Potter Star Takes a Shot at Hostel II

Bulgaria-born Stanislav Ianevski, who gathered international fame with his role of Quidditch player Viktor Krum in the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire movie, is set for a new breakthrough on the big stage.

Society | June 30, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6728

Stuffed Mackerel

Ingredients: 2 portions of cleaned mackerels,

Society | June 29, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 842

Bulgaria's Orthodox Church Marks Sts Peter and Paul Day

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church piously remembered on Friday the sufferings of the Holy Glorious and All-Praised Apostles Peter and Paul. In Bulgaria the day is known as Peters' Day and all named Peter, Petya and Kamen celebrate.

Society | June 29, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1085

Baby Dolphin Born in Bulgarian Dolphins Centre

The dolphins centre in the Bulgarian seaside town of Varna grew up with one more member on Thursday night a baby dolphin was born.

Society | June 29, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1333

Arctic Town Hosts International Midnight Sun Witchcraft Conference

The tiny Arctic town of Vardo, Norway is hosting more than 60 experts on witchcraft from across the world, BBC reported.

Society | June 29, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1812

Hurricane Winds Hit Southern Bulgaria

Hurricane winds, never seen before, hit Southern Bulgaria late on Thursday night, Darik News reported.

Society | June 29, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1548

Sarcophagus, Unique Gold Jewellery Unearthed in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archaeologists have found Thursday a stone sarcophagus full of unique gold jewellery and ceramic and glass utensils in a mound near the village of Stroyno.

Society | June 28, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7367

Bulgaria's President Presents Autobiographical Book to Mark 50th Anniversary

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov presented Thursday his autobiographical book to mark his 50th anniversary. The book, called "The Citizen President", adds to the series of historical works previously written by the head of state.

Society | June 28, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1680

Hail Destroys Properties, Crops in Six Bulgarian Villages

Hail hit six villages in South-eastern Bulgaria on Thursday, causing serious damages on the crops, building and cars. There have been broken the windows of the kindergarten and the municipality building and numerous houses' roofs in the village of Zhitni

Society | June 28, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1408

Bulgaria's Eleonora Mancheva Crowned Mrs Universe 2007

Bulgaria's Eleonora Mancheva became Mrs. Universe 2007 on Thursday, thus proving that Bulgarian women are among the most beautiful in the world.

Society | June 28, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 24213

Fire Dancers Carry out Mystic Ritual to Save Bulgarian Nature Park

Fire dancing, a ritual having its roots in the Bulgarian Strandzha Mountain, was revived in the centre of Sofia as part of a campaign to protect the mountain area, which is a state natural park.

Society | June 27, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2431

Sizzling Hot Weather in Bulgaria to Stay

The heat wave that hit Bulgaria in the last week will continue in the next few days, pushing the mercury up to more than 40C throughout the whole country, the meteorologists warned.

Society | June 27, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2468

Russian Motor Bikers Visit Bulgaria to Pay Tribute to Country's Liberators

A group of 18 motor bike riders form the Star Riders Russia club arrived in Sofia on Tuesday to mark the 130th anniversary of the historic fight at the Shipka Pass, which led to Bulgaria's liberation from Ottoman yoke.

Society | June 26, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2111

Mummy of Queen Hatshepsut Finally Identified

After long years of research and excavations, the top Egyptologist Zahi Hawass will announce at a special Wednesday conference that he has identified the mummy of Queen Hatshepsut, a US-based Discovery Channel reported. Hawass defined the mummy as "the m

Society | June 26, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2878

Socialite Hilton Released from LA Jail

Hotel heiress and Hollywood socialite Paris Hilton was released on Tuesday from the Los Angeles jail, where she served 24 days for violating her reckless-driving probation. She was greeted by a throng of reporters, who surrounded the Lynwood detention fa

Society | June 26, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1483
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