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Disobedient Pop Folk Diva Kidnapped in Bulgaria

Pop folk singer Tony Dacheva was held captive after refusing to perform at a concert in southern Bulgaria. Dacheva and one person from her team were held captive at a bar near the Lobosh dam.

Society | September 12, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1518

Bulgaria's National Library Reopens After Renovation

Bulgaria's National Library in Sofia opened its doors Monday to all literature lovers after a complete renovation.

Society | September 12, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 549

Elle Storms Bulgaria's Market Sept 20

International fashion journal Elle will publish its first Bulgarian issue September 20. The first edition will be issued in 55,000 copies and will present to the Bulgarian readers the latest models of Pret-a-Porter Autumn/ Winter 2005- 2006.

Society | September 12, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 678

"The Bold and the Beautiful" Star Shoots in Bulgaria

A star from the US soap opera "The Bold and the Beautiful" will shoot in Bulgaria. Victor Alfieri, who has also played in another famous US soap opera "Days of our lives", will shoot in Bulgaria a movie called "The last days of Pompeii".

Society | September 12, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2841

Sofia March Pinnacles Anti-Cancer Campaign

A march across the centre of Sofia city will pinnacle the Anti-Breast Cancer campaign organised by cosmetics company Avon.

Society | September 11, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1176

Church Pulpit Unearthed in Thracian Sanctuary of Perperikon

Archaeologists have found a church pulpit at the peak of the Thracian rock sanctuary Perperikon.

Society | September 10, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5340

Bulgarian Archeologists Equipped with Japanese Apparatus

The laboratory of the National Archeological Museum received equipment worth USD 375,000 as a Japanese donation. Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ivailo Kalfin and Japanese Ambassador to Bulgaria Koichiro Fukui will exchange Monday notes for the donation g

Society | September 10, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 445

Italian Beauty Sweeps Sofia Summer Int'l Crown

An Italian beauty was crowned Miss Summer International at a glamorous pageantry show in Sofia.

Society | September 9, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1308

Stanishev, Kostov Praised for Fashion Taste

Bulgaria's Socialist PM Sergey Stanishev and die-hard rightist Ivan Kostov are among the best-dressing politicians in Bulgaria, fashion expert Lubomir Stoykov told the SNA. In an exclusive interview, Stoykov revealed the fashion secrets of the Bulgarian

Society | September 9, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 568

Korn's Sound Triggers Rock Explosion in Sofia

The neo metal band Korn hit Sofia stage Thursday evening thrilling its fans in Bulgaria. Korn's gig in Sofia was part of their European tour.

Society | September 9, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1432

Forks&Corks: Garlicky Fried Chicken

Ingredients: 2 medium onions, chopped

Society | September 9, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 358

Science: Yes to Cloning from Two Mothers

UK scientists have got permission to clone a human embryo that will have genetic material from two mothers, BBC reported.

Society | September 9, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 890

Pets: Help a Depressed Cat

It may come as a surprise to many cat owners that these animals can get depressed for pretty much the same reasons as humans. Major changes in the family - for example a divorce, a new childbirth or the death of a family member - can disrupt the cat's fe

Society | September 9, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 476

Ancient Medallion Unearthed in North Bulgaria

An ancient silver medallion has been found in northern Bulgaria. An international archaeological team unearthed the finding in the region of Kaleto, located near the northern town Mezdra.

Society | September 8, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1364

Teen Beauty Crowned Supermodel of Bulgaria

A fifteen-year-old lady from Varna was crowned Supermodel of Bulgaria 2005 during a glamorous ceremony in Sofia. Kristina Veroslavova swept the prestigious title at the contest organized by the Xground modeling agency overcoming the rivalry of twenty you

Society | September 8, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2354

Bojinov Tattoos Bulgaria's Anthem

Valeri Bojinov has found a new way to stay close to the Bulgarian football team, media disclosed. The striker's new tattoo is a verse of the Bulgarian national anthem, 7 Dni Sport daily said.

Society | September 7, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 41988

Jonathan Hyde Shoots in Bulgaria

Jonathan Hyde, member of the Royal Shakespeare Company, arrived in Bulgaria for the shooting of a movie here. The Hollywood star will participate in the shooting of Bruce Beresford's latest movie The Contract.

Society | September 7, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

Scorpions Taste Rakiya, Shopska Salad

Rock legends Scorpions have had a taste of Bulgaria's traditional cuisine and the famous Bulgarian rakiya liquor. The German band staged a concert in Kavarna Tuesday, and also seized the chance to taste fresh Shopska salad, kebapcheta, banitsa and fish s

Society | September 7, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 540

Orient Express Pulls in Bulgaria with Delay

The legendary "Orient Express" arrived in Bulgaria after a 30-minute long delay. The famous train that has been linking two continents - from Paris to Istanbul - since October 1883 - arrived at the Bulgarian Danube city of Rousse after stopping in Romani

Society | September 6, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 630

Intl Aviation Fest Kicks Off in Bulgaria

The International Aviation Festival "Sky for all" was officially inaugurated in Bulgaria's second city Plovdiv, on September 6, the Day of the State Unification. The aviation fest will continue to September 7.

Society | September 6, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 495

Scorpions Rock Bulgaria's Seaside

The legendary band Scorpions hit Bulgaria's stage Tuesday evening. The great musicians put a major show for their fans gathered at the coastal town Kavarna.

Society | September 6, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1340