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Bulgaria's Best Journalists on Awarding Night

Three Bulgarian journalists will rival for the Publishers Union award Tchernorizets Hrabur to be given out for their overall work on Wednesday night. Georgi Koritarov, Dimitri Ivanov or Yovo Nikolov will be the winner to receive the honorary statuette an

Society | November 10, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 459

World Smartest Woman Stays Jobless in Bulgaria

A Bulgarian woman, with five Masters Degrees and an IQ of almost 200, rated the world's cleverest by the country's Mensa office has been jobless for two years now. The IQ of Daniela Simidchieva, a mother of three children, is the same as that of chemist

Society | November 9, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3809

Bulgarian Joins "The Company"

Bulgarian actor Yasen Peyankov stars in the newest movie of Robert Altman "The Company" that will be presented in Sofia during the Kinomania fest. "The Company," written by and starring "Scream" star and capable dancer Neve Campbell, is a colorful look i

Society | November 9, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 773

Brian De Palma: I Love Bulgaria

Legendary US director Brian de Palma arrived in Sofia, where he is set to shoot his newest movie. I love Bulgaria because of these cameras and journalists, De Palma said upon his arrival in Sofia where he was "attacked" by the Bulgarian media.

Society | November 9, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1849

Sofia Enjoys Calligraphy Masterpieces

A calligraphy exhibition was opened Monday in Sofia in the framework of the Japanese Culture Days in Bulgaria, which started in September. The visitors can enjoy 66 works of prominent contemporary Japanese calligraphists till November 21 in the National

Society | November 8, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 558

Oldest European Skeleton Found in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archaeologists have unearthed a preserved skeleton, believed to be the oldest ever found in Europe.

Society | November 8, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4594

Bulgarian Among BBC Music Awards Nominees

The newest album of Bulgarian Ivo Papazov "Panair" (Fairground) has been nominated for the annual BBC awards for World Music 2005. Papazov's rivals in the Europe's category include two Spanish groups "Amparanoia" and "Ojos de Brujo" as well as "Enzo Avit

Society | November 8, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 784

Scientists: Burgas Ladies are Bulgaria's Finest

Women in Bulgaria's coastal city of Burgas are the country's prettiest and most intelligent, anthropologists have discovered. Experts at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences also found out that the Black Sea port was the only place across Bulgaria without a

Society | November 7, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1834

Celtic Beats Enthrall Sofia's Music Lovers

An impressive music and dance show dedicated to the Celtic culture was staged in Sofia this weekend. The spectacle, performed by the Celtic Beats Club in Bulgaria, featured 11 dances and traditional Irish music played live at the National Opera.

Society | November 7, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 823

George Bush Makes Puppy Present

The freshly re-elected US President George Bush surprised his wife with a new puppy for her birthday. Laura Bush turned 58 on Friday, and to mark the occasion the family's pet park was boosted by a Scottish terrier they named Miss Beazley.

Society | November 6, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1603

Sweeping Rakiya Orgy Ahead in Sofia

Bulgaria's capital is bracing up for a large-scale rakiya revelry in its central area, aiming to add to the Guinness world records. Organizers of the funny gathering are expecting 3,000 participants, and plan to serve them at a 600-meter long table.

Society | November 6, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 621

Hollywood Awards Bulgarian Son-in-Law Star

Actor Tom Hanks was honoured with a Bafta Brittania award for film excellence in Los Angeles on Thursday.

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 881

Top BG Music Talents Head for Studio Work

The five winners in the national contest BG Talents 2004 has taken on the stage Thursday night to perform their pieces alive. The final contest organized by BG Radio and Jim Beam for a second successive year heard remixes of Rege francais, Whenever she w

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 663

Miss Bulgaria Braces for Big Night

Bulgaria's top beauty 2004 has already packed her bags for China, where she will take part at the Miss World 2004 challenge. Gergana Guncheva will take seven gowns by outstanding designer Virginia Zdravkova, and some 15 pairs of shoes.

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1814

Stoitchkov in Diapers during Barcelona Party

Bulgarian football legend, and present national team coach, Hristo Stoitchkov revealed his acting potential during a show in Barcelona's Palau Sant Jordi Sports Palace. The party was organized to mark the 25th birthday of Spanish Sport newspaper, and had

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1175

Kinomania Fest Underway in Sofia

The major movie festival "Kinomania" was inaugurated Friday night with the presentation of the newest Bulgarian film titled "Izpepelyavane" (Incineration). The movie, directed by Stanimir Trifonov, tells the story of an Italian man who marries a Bulgaria

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1155

Bulgaria's National Ballet Presents Balanchine Art

Bulgaria's National Ballet supported by the Embassy of the United States will stage the performance of two works by George Balanchine - "Serenade" and "Who Cares?" - on November 19, 20, and December 4.

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 690

Sofia Inspired with Fall/Winter Fashion Themes

Bulgaria's fall/winter 2004 pret-a-porter ended Thursday, leaving fashion enthusiasts in the Bulgarian capital inspired by the latest trends in clothing, footwear and lingerie for the colder days. There were more than 50 companies, both Bulgarian and int

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1200

Fashion: Makeup and Hair Trends for Fall 2004

Foundations Rule: Use multiple foundation shades to create shape and contour. Highlight the T-zone with a shade of foundation that's slightly lighter than your skin tone, then use a shade that matches your skin tone to fill in the rest of your face.

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1363

Health: Allergy Linked to Blood Cancer Risk

Some allergic conditions may increase the risk of developing blood cancer as an adult, research suggests.

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1627

Science: Beagle 3 Secret Unveiled

The team behind the Beagle 2 mission to Mars has unveiled its design for the successor to the British spacecraft.

Society | November 5, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 834
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