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Morandi in Sofia for Major Gig

Morandi, one of the most popular house bands at the moment, are in Sofia for the major performance at the opening of the newest club in the Bulgarian capital "18+."

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1147

Antarctic Scientists Presented with Bulgaria's National Flag

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov presented the national flag to professor Hristo Pimpirev, head of the 14th Bulgarian expedition to the Antarctic.

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 925

Health: Homeopathic Sex Saves Marriage

Monogamy from Monday to Friday and sanctioned adultery weekends - this is the formula being propaganded by many in New York nowadays, according to Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera.

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 788

Pets: Turtles Trained for Bond Agents

The Russian army of secret agents will enlarge with new fill-ins promising to be even better than their human colleagues. A Russian scientist claims he has invented a technology to steer turtles on remote control that can be successfully used in secret m

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4416

Forks&Corks: Egg & Spinach Lunch

Ingredients: 2 eggs; 300 gr fresh spinach, washed, big stalks removed; 2 tbsp creme freche; 200 gr mushrooms, washed and dried; mixed italian herbs; salt & pepper; 2 tbsp butter Preparation:

Society | November 18, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 344

Bulgarian Pop Star Enchants US Modeling Experts

Bulgarian pop singer Savina, who was part of the successful trio Antibiotika, has been invited for test photo sessions by the biggest modeling agency in the US „Woman".

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1028

Children Prized for Creating Violence-Free Games

Primary and High school students in Bulgaria competed in a contest asking them to create a violence-free computer game on Thursday. The competition, called "A game with your idea", was held in the eve of the World's Day of the Child, that marks the adopt

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 721

Bulgarian Language in New Harry Potter Movie

Bulgaria's Harry Potter star Stanislav Ianevski or Viktor Krum revealed that in "Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire" he is speaking in Bulgarian language. In an interview for local 24 Hours daily Stanislav said that in the movie he is addressing Harry P

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 14945

Bulgarian Celebrities Roll Dice with Bourbon

The fourth Jim Beam dice tournament will take place on November 19, gathering Bulgarian music stars, athletes, media faces and models. Twelve "real" teams of four people will face each other in a Sofia club, trying their luck and skills for the big prize

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 531

Bulgarian Unravels UK's Crop Circles Puzzle

A Bulgarian explorer claims to have unraveled the mystery of the so-called crop circles, geometric shapes that appear in the greatest number in the agricultural fields of the United Kingdom. Adopting the role of those fearless investigators on "The X-Fil

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 9474

French Kiss for a Cigarette in Bulgaria

"I give a French kiss for a cigarette" is the motto of the campaign launched by Students in the seaside's Varna in view of the Great Smoke Out Day. The initiative is organized by the Bulgarian youth Red Cross, Varna Municipality and the Student Council w

Society | November 17, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4878

Guitar Legend Steve Vai Rocks Bulgaria

Guitar legend Steve Vai, who has once worked with Frank Zappa himself, came to rock Bulgaria in a Wednesday-night concert in Sofia.

Society | November 16, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2032

Violin Virtuoso Opens Jamming Season in Bulgaria

Mila Georgieva, Bulgaria's violin virtuoso will open the third edition of Biochim Classic Jam with a concert in Sofia on November 21. The series of concerts, organized by Classic FM Club together with HVB Bank Biochim and Hebros Bank, will offer the publ

Society | November 16, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 603

Seven Lads Reach Mister Bulgaria Final

Seven fine Bulgarian men have been chosen to compete for the Mister Bulgaria 2005 title. The finalists were chosen on Tuesday night out of 16 aspirants, who pleased the all-female jury panel with charm and well-built bodies.

Society | November 16, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2381

UNESCO May Scrap Bulgarian Culture Site

There is an imminent threat that the ancient town of Nessebar be scrapped from the UNESCO list of world culture and history heritage.

Society | November 15, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3125

State Award for Renowned Bulgarian Architect

Renowned Bulgarian architect Bogdan Tomalevski was awarded the state honor Paisii Hilendarski for 2005. The award was presented to him by Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev.

Society | November 14, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 830

New Erotic Magazine to Sweep Bulgarian Males

Maxim, one of the biggest international men's magazines, steps on the Bulgarian market Monday with two white-hot photo sessions. Television hostess Nelly Atanassova is on the cover of Bulgaria's first issue.

Society | November 13, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5498

Japan's Envoy to Bulgaria Reveals Secrets of Ancient Go Game

Japan's Ambassador to Bulgaria Koichiro Fukui joined the presentations of the ancient game Go and other Japanese strategy games organized Sunday in in Sofia. Ambassador Fukui matched wits with the chair of the Bulgaria Go assosiation.

Society | November 13, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1111

Coppola: Bulgarian Films Hard to Succeed

Bulgaria has good traditions in filmmaking, but it would be hard to make an international breakthrough, legend Francis Ford Coppola said Saturday. The filmmaking ace is in seaside Balchik to shoot scenes for his latest project, Youth Without Youth.

Society | November 12, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 733

Sofia Shows Precious Royal Tiara First-Time

The tiara that adorned Dona Margarita Gomez-Acebo when she married Bulgaria's last king will be shown for the first time in Bulgaria. The precious piece will be part of a unique exhibition, showing much of the Saxe-Coburg sentimental family heritage.

Society | November 12, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1453

Almond Eyes Prized at Sofia's Beauty Arena

An unusual competition was held during the fall edition of Sofia's Beauty arena, prizing the woman whose almond-shaped eyes most resembled the lights of a new car model.

Society | November 11, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 814