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Forks&Corks: Herbed Goat-Cheese Toasts

Ingredients: 40 (1/4-inch-thick) slices from 1 baguette

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 662

Health: Sun Kills 60,000 Annually

Sun radiation causes 60,000 deaths every year, the World Health Organization has warned. Of the 60,000 deaths, 48,000 are caused by malignant melanomas and 12,000 by other skin cancers, the report Global Burden of Disease of Solar Ultraviolet Radiation s

Society | July 28, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 986

Bulgaria's First Manga Enthuses Comics Fans

Japan's traditional Manga cartoons have finally reached Bulgarian fans, with Sofia's first publication of this kind introduced Thursday. Hundreds of the country's most ardent fans of comics books flocked to the Plesio store to see the Warcraft Manga Volu

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2816

W.A.S.P. Bulgarian Gig Back in Line, Sonique Comes, Too

Bulgarians will be able to see W.A.

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 962

Music Single Winks to Bulgarian Seducers

The vocal of young and perspective band Mastilo (Ink) has made a wink its newest hit to those ladies ready for all-cost win of a man. The single My Portrait, written by Viki Terziiska herself, focuses on the hidden power of female charm and advantages to

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 837

12 000 Bulgarians Party with Whitesnake

Hard rock legend Whitesnake swayed 12,000 at Bulgaria's seaside, the local media reported Thursday. David Coverdale's company hit the town of Kavarna the previous night.

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 828

Jolie-Pitt Baby Immortalized by Madame Tussauds

Despite the fact that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's daughter is just two months old, she is already taking the world by storm and has entered the books as the world's first baby with a wax replica at Madame Tussauds' Museum. Shiloh Novel Jolie-Pitt has

Society | July 27, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2673

Bulgaria Uncovers Roman Legion's Headquarters

Bulgarian archeologists stumbled upon the remains of an ancient Roman legion's headquarters (Principia) in the Danube city of Ruse, reports say. The building dates back to IVth century AD and was located in the present-day center of the city, near where

Society | July 26, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3168

Serbs to Follow Music Icon to Bulgaria

Serbian offices will be selling tickets for the Bulgarian concert of folk icon Ceca Velickovic, local press reported. The superstar will be the first musician ever to perform at the renovated Vassil Levski Stadium in Sofia.

Society | July 26, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1036

Goldie's Bulgaria Gig Cancelled, Only 96 Tickets Sold

Bulgarian fans won't get to see techno star Goldie play live in Sofia, because of the "disappointingly" low demand, organizers from New Music Agency (NMA) announced Thursday. Only 96 tickets have been sold for what should have been a spectacular drum'n'b

Society | July 26, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 865

Eastern Europe "Sex Tourism Destination" for Italians

Many Italian men and women, single or recently divorced are lately looking for more than just a trip in the summer, and some turn to Eastern Europe, Italian newspaper L'Unita, writes. In a report on the sex tourism trend among Italians, the paper states

Society | July 26, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5159

Bulgarian Divas Pull "Naked" Trick for Charity

Bulgarian television star Natalia Simeonova, pop diva Maria Ilieva and charismatic actress Koyna Rousseva became the celebrities in a campaign against breast cancer this year. The three beautiful women used their sex appeal to bring the serious disease a

Society | July 26, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6114

Bulgarian Journalists Celebrate Press Freedom in Style

A piece of plastic art, gift to all Bulgarian journalists, was officially inaugurated in front of the office of the state-run Bulgarian News Agency in Sofia late on Tuesday. Representatives from all media, the Bulgarian Media Coalition, and many other pr

Society | July 26, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 760

Kylie Minogue Returns with New Fragrance

Australian pop star Kylie Minogue will launch her own perfume this autumn as she continues her comeback after successfully beating breast cancer.

Society | July 25, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1071

60% of Bulgarians Admit Romance at Work

About 60% of the Bulgarians, who answered an on-line poll admit that they have had a romantic relationship with a colleague at least once. A total of 950 people answered the poll published at Neogen-owned dating sites, and their replies show that many em

Society | July 25, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 943

Russia's Beauty 2006 with Striking Resemblance to Liza Minnelli

Alexandra Masur, memorable for her resemblance to fabulous US actress and singer Liza Minelli, won Russia's biggest beauty pageant. The nineteen-year-old Moscow girl was crowned Miss Russian Beauty 2006 on Monday.

Society | July 25, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5462

Spanish Flamenco Chill To Bring Autumn Thrills to Sofia

One of Spain's biggest thrills at the moment, a flamenco chill band by the name of Chambao is planning a concert in Sofia, organizers from Prima Agency announced.

Society | July 25, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 734

Madonna Video Tops "Rule Breakers" Ranking

Madonna's Like a Prayer, condemned by Christian organisations as blasphemous upon its release in 1989, has topped a poll of videos, which "broke the rules".

Society | July 24, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 927

Puerto Rican Beauty Grabs Miss Universe Crown, Faints

Puerto Rico's Zuleika Rivera was crowned Miss Universe 2006, bringing her country the fifth pageant title.

Society | July 24, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 24685

Italian Wedding Bells Ring for Bulgaria's Ex-PM Daughter

Yana Kostova, daughter of Bulgaria's rightist Prime Minister Ivan Kostov, exchanged "I do" with her beloved Italian boyfriend Alejandro Merlini at a fairytale wedding in Sofia on Sunday.

Society | July 23, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1722

Joint Tomb of Tribal Man, Horse Discovered in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a stunning tomb of a pecheneg, a semi-nomadic tribe of Central Asia who were assimilated partly by the Bulgarians during the XII century. The remains of the man and a horse, his head and legs, is what was found in

Society | July 22, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1160