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Kosturitsa Screens Maradona's Story

The legendary director Emir Kosturitsa finished the shooting of a documentary film, telling the true story of the Argentinean football star Diego Maradona. The work title of the movie is "Do Not Forget Fiorito".

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1341

Bulgaria Elects New Beauty Queen

Julia Jurevich, a 17-year-old beauty from the town of Kozloduy, was crowned Miss Bulgaria 2007 at a ceremony in Plovdiv. The second place in the competition was taken by 18-year-old Paulina Racheva from the Danube town of Russe.

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3174

EC Rep Awards Most Dignified Bulgarian

Michael Humphreys, Head of the European Commission Representation in Bulgaria handed Friday the prize of Bulgaria's Association of Regional Media for most dignified Bulgarian. The honoured person was Doctor Lyubomir Spasov from Lozenets hospital, who per

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1133

Avon in Search of 15 Talented Bulgarian Designers

Among the many contests, games and reality shows, a new one has recently emerged. On Wednesday Avon Cosmetics Company announced it starts a competition for young and talented Bulgarian designers.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 976

Sofia Mayor Welcomes Legendary German Director

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov met the world famous director Volker Schloendorff on Friday. The Deputy Mayor of the Capital Municipality Jordanka Fandakova, the executive director of New Boyana Film David Varod and the Chairman of the US producers' companies

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 979

Stress Hormone Believed to Trigger HIV Development

Development of the HIV virus in the human body is highly dependent on person's emotionality, scientists have found. According to Alfred T.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 961

Egg Cell Successfully Defrozen, Inseminated for 1st Time in Bulgaria

In the hospital of Bulgarian doctor Atanas Shterev, specialists have successfully frozen, unfrozen and inseminated a human egg cell on Thursday. The news came from the biologist in the team Tania Milanich.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 634

Bulgaria's Men on the Path of Extinction

A total of 240,000 Bulgarian women can't find a partner because there simply aren't enough men in the country, UN's World population report stated. Each year there will be 4,000 more women who will be left without a partner, statistics show.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2030

Bulgarian Teacher Faints as Italian Designer Calls to Praise Her Daughter

Sofia teacher Boyka Milousheva recently had what she calls the most exciting call in her life, as Italian designer Roberto Cavalli called her to tell her what a beautiful daughter she has, daily Trud reported on Friday. "My students had to bring me round

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1682

Sofia Clubs

**Briliantin** 3 Moskovska Str.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 649

Last Harry Potter Book to Overflow the Market

The last book of the Harry Potter series will come out in the record 12 Million issues in the United States only.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2275

Eurobarometer: One in Ten Europeans Binge Drink

One out of ten Europeans binge drink, a special edition of the Eurobarometer poll showed on Thursday. Binge drinking is defined in the poll as having five or more drinks in one session, and the figure is double for the 15-24 age group.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1065

Abramovich's Ex-Wife Gets USD 3 B after Divorce - Report

Russia's billionaire Roman Abramovich is to pay USD 3 B compensation to his ex-wife after their divorce, completed Wednesday, the British tabloid "Evening Standard" reported. The billionaire oil tycoon also plans to sell soon the FC Chelsea, the newspape

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1278

Forks&Corks: Stuffed Aubergines (Imam Bayaldy)

Ingredients: 4-5 eq.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 801

To Go

SOFIA CITY GALLERY... ...and prepare to be shocked for that's where artist Ivan Mudov is showing his highly controversial exposition "In the tracks of lost time".

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 564

To Do

SPEND... ...a whole day in the open, remembering that Earth day, World Water day and the Vernal Equinox are all this coming week.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 516

Week in Advance

Week in Advance SATURDAY

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 777

Angelina Jolie Takes Newly Adopted Vietnamese Son

Angelina Jolie added another international member to her family, this time a Vietnamese boy. Jolie has already taken the child from an orphanage she visited last Thanksgiving, the institution's director confirmed.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2551

Sofia Hosts International Gifts Expo

The International Presents Expo REGALO was opened Wednesday in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia. More than 40 companies from Bulgaria and Greece are to deliver ideas for the presents themselves as well as for their artistic arrangement.

Society | March 14, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1183

Disney Launches Web Site for Parents

The world famous entertaining company Walt Disney is to launch a brand new web site, which is aimed to give useful advice to parents concerning their children's bringing up. If the adults are not provided all the answers, they will be given the opportuni

Society | March 14, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 851

Paparazzi Banned to Approach Leo DiCaprio

Several paparazzi were officially banned to come near the actor Leonardo DiCaprio and his girlfriend - the model Bar Rafael after a quarrel between the photographers and the stars' guards. As a result of the accident, two of Leo's bodyguards were arreste

Society | March 14, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1499