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Bulgaria Marks St. Lazar's Day

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church marked Saturday the traditional St. Lazar's Day.

Society | April 15, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 843

200 Bulgarians Share Epic Baby-Making

Hotels in five Bulgarian cities have seen a unique marathon of simultaneous baby-making by 100 couples. The lovers were taking part in a campaign to boost Bulgaria's population, and vying for a prize.

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1106

Bulgarian Celebrities Mirror in Chocolate

A president, a mayor, a minister, a football legend, pop and folk music stars have merrily gathered in one place. As unbelievable as it may sound, the images of ten of Bulgaria's most popular personalities co-live in a sweet and peaceful manner - in the

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1037

Bocelli to Charm Sofia, Tickets Reach EUR 150

The magical voice of Andrea Bocelli will enchant Bulgarians on May 21 in Sofia's National Palace of Culture (NPC) for the venue's 25th birthday. Tickets for the much-anticipated concert of one of the most successful light classical singers of all time wi

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1119

Seven Rival for World's Ugliest Dog

Seven dogs are rivaling for the title World's Ugliest Dog after Li'l Sam - last year's Chinese Crested whose mug catapulted him to world fame - passed away. Li'l Sam, aged 14, had stepped into the limelight with appearances on CNN, Late Show with Carson

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 40211

Ramsey London Presents New Line in Sofia

British fashion house Ramsey London presented its latest collection for elegant men in Sofia on Thursday.

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1823

Bulgarian Royals on Vacation with Norway Crown Prince Family

Norway's Crown Prince Haakon Magnus and his wife Mette-Marit are on vacation with Bulgarian Prince Kyril Preslavski and his wife Rosario Nadal, Spanish media reported. The two royal families are taking a rest at Palma de Mallorca.

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4994

Forks&Corks: Potatoes with Garlic, Lemon, Oregano

Ingredients: 3 pounds baking potatoes, peeled and cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 565

Science: Mars Reveals "Smiley Face"

Images taken by Europe's Mars Express spacecraft reveal a crater on the Red Planet that looks like a "smiley face".

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 467

Bulgarian Macho Dives into Manhunt Contest

Bulgaria has seen off a young and handsome former basketball player to struggle for the title of world's best male model.

Society | April 13, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6224

Bulgaria's Top Rappers Head on Tour

Bulgaria's biggest hip-hop stars, the Upsurt trio, are soon to kick off a national tour. Starting May 10 in Veliko Tarnovo, the concerts will continue until May 18.

Society | April 13, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 550

Bulgaria Looks to Busta Rhymes

Busta Rhymes is soon to become the biggest hip-hop megastar with a live show in Bulgaria, it emerged Wednesday. According to reports in local newspapers, the famous rapper would perform in Stara Zagora, central Bulgaria, on June 13.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 713

Bulgarian Artist Displays Memory-Inspired Scenery

Bulgaria's renowned artist Gredi Assa opened in Sofia a new exhibition, titled "Places" that shows his somewhat abstract view of the places he has visited.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

Simply Red Usher September in Bulgaria

The legendary UK pop band Simply Red will bring the autumn to Bulgaria with their concert scheduled for September 1. The gig of the British pop act will take place at Sofia's Festivalna Hall.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 903

Designer Unveils Warmer Days' Trends

Popular fashion designer of Bulgaria Nelly Koleva revealed Tuesday her newest collection to lure ladies in Spring/Summer 2006.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 657

Sofia Prepares Flowers, White Walls for J.Lo

Jennifer Lopez demands white walls in her dressing room, organizers of the diva's concert in Sofia said Tuesday. The Latin superstar also likes flowers.

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4938

Le Figaro: Bulgaria Casts Spell on Foreign Moviemakers

Leading French newspaper Le Figaro praised the tremendous potential of Bulgaria as a shooting site for foreign movie productions. The comprehensive article was inspired by and published after the wrapping up of the shooting of "Vatanen's Hare", featuring

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 789

Tipsy Folk Singer Wins Bulgaria's VIP Brother

Pop-folk macho Konstantin triumphed over Miss Bulgaria 1999 in the final of the VIP Brother reality show, a clash anticipated with great eagerness by the audience. The happy winner, who pockets BNG 50 000, treated himself with alcohol before stepping out

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1516

ONYX Blow up Own Afterparty in Sofia

American hip-hop legends ONYX gave their Bulgarian fans more than they'd ever expected when they appeared at the afterparty to their Sofia concert on Monday, an SNA reporter witnessed. After a smashing performance at the capital's Hristo Botev Hall in th

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 652

Still No Heat in Bulgaria for J Lo's Gig

It seems as if passionate diva Jennifer Lopez is unable to intrigue the Bulgarian audience as her colleagues from Depeche Mode did. Instead of the expected queues of fans waiting to get their pass for a close up meeting with the Latin diva, there were ha

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1193

Bulgaria Tolerant Towards Prostitution - Survey

There is a great tolerance towards prostitution in Bulgaria, a survey of MBMD polling agency showed. Mira Yanova from MBMD explained that interviews with prostitutes, clients and girls aged 14 to 20 have been carried out.

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 971