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Gypsy Kings Gift 90 Minutes Concert for Bulgaria's Top Athlete Wedding

Bulgaria's top athlete Stefka Kostadinoca and her life partner Nikolay Popvasilev are finally to ring the wedding bells under the sounds of Gypsy Kings's music on June 9, SNA reporter found out Tuesday. The wedding ceremony will be held in the Royal Club

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1689

Onda Hosts First Chess Cafe in Bulgaria

Locally-owned coffee shop chain Onda opened the first chess caf?© in Bulgarian capital Sofia on Tuesday. "I am glad there is such a caf?© in Sofia.

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2117

Sterility among Bulgarian Couples Due to Careless Men in Most Cases

In Bulgaria sterility among couples is due to the man in 2/3 of the cases, Doctor Yuriy Bachvarov said on Tuesday. Statistics show that around 230 000 Bulgarian couples cannot have children because of sterility, which is in almost all cases the man's pro

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1864

World Famous Architect Exhibition Hits Bulgaria

The exhibition of the world's most famous female architect Zaha Hadid was opened in the Foreign Art Gallery in Sofia. The exhibition, which is part of the Weeks of the European Architecture in Bulgaria, includes a miniature model of Hadid's most remarkab

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2174

George Michael: Free Bulgaria's Nurses in Libya!

A mature and politically engaged George Michael took the stage in Sofia Monday evening in support of the plight of the five Bulgarian nurses jailed in Libya. Widely described as the most impatiently awaited gig of the year in Bulgaria, the concert was pa

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 10138

Japanese Dancer Crowned Miss Universe 2007

Riyo Mori, a 20-year-old dancer from Japan, was crowned Miss Universe 2007 Monday night.

Society | May 29, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4411

Bulgaria's Valley of Thracian Kings Larger than Believed - Expert

The valley of Bulgaria's Thracian kings may be larger than believed and its extent may touch even the town of Sliven's borders, the famous Bulgarian archaeologist Professor Georgi Kitov said Monday.

Society | May 28, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5408

Ancient Bowling Hall Found in Egypt

Italian archaeologists found ancient bowling hall during excavation work in a residential area since the Ptolemaic dynasty era 80 km away from Egypt's capital city of Cairo. The spacious room's floor is covered with limestone tiles.

Society | May 28, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3448

George Michael Sings "Freedom" for Bulgaria's Nurses in Libya

World acclaimed and controversial pop star George Michael will stage a gig in Sofia Monday evening in support of the plight of the five Bulgarian nurses jailed in Libya. Widely described as the most impatiently awaited gig of the year in Bulgaria, the co

Society | May 28, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3779

Uruguay Celebrates Cyrillic Alphabet Day with Bulgarian Exhibition

Uruguay celebrated the Cyrillic Alphabet Day, a national day in Bulgaria, with an exhibition of Bulgarian culture. The "Cyrillic alphabet: a new alphabet in the European Union" exhibition toured Europe last year and was brought to Uruguay by Bulgaria's h

Society | May 27, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3552

Strawberry Coffee Cake

INGREDIENTS: * 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour

Society | May 25, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 777

Bulgarian Prisoner Wins School Poetry Contest

An inmate from the prison in the Bulgarian town of Vratsa won the big prize in the "Emiliya Alexandrova" poetry competition. The winner, and unsuspected poet, Mihail Mihailov, was awarded for his "Alphabet of Love" poem.

Society | May 25, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1355

DJ Sonique Opens Tourist Season in Bulgaria's Kavarna Town

The tourist season in Bulgaria's seaside town of Kavarna was officially opened Thursday night with a concert of the famous DJ Sonique. This was her second concert in Bulgaria, which was again in Kavarna.

Society | May 24, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1207

Bulgaria Bestows Most Prestigious Theatre Awards

Bulgaria awarded Wednesday theatrical companies and actors with the most prestigious award in the country, the Askeers. The ceremony took place in the Theatre of the Bulgarian Army.

Society | May 24, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1377

Bulgaria's Youngest Uni. Student Wins 1st Place in Balkan Guitar Competition

Bulgaria's youngest university student, the 13-year-old David Dyakov won the big prize of the 6th annual Balkan competition in acoustic guitar playing, Darik News reported.

Society | May 23, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1469

Bulgaria Bestows Most Prestigious Theatre Awards on Actors

Bulgaria will award Wednesday theatrical companies and actors with the most prestigious award in the country, the Askeer. The ceremony will take place in the Theatre of the Bulgarian Army.

Society | May 23, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1197

Bulgaria's National Theatre Hosts Irish Company after 70-Year Break

Bulgaria's National Theatre "Ivan Vazov" will be the host of an Irish theatre company after a pause of nearly 70 years. The Gare St Lazare Players Ireland Theatre will stage the world-famous play of the Nobel Prize winner Samuel Becket "Molloy".

Society | May 22, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1226

Bulgarian Scientists Develop Method for Curing Stammer in 30 Days

Four Bulgarian scientists announced they have developed a method which cures stammer in only 30 days.

Society | May 21, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1617

Blizzard Announces Starcraft Sequel

Computer game developer Blizzard announced at the weekend plans to finally release a sequel to its Starcraft classic real-time strategy game. The award-winning game remains one of the most popular in its genre, despite having been released nearly a decad

Society | May 21, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4604

More Heavy Rains Heading Towards Bulgarian Capital

Bulgarian capital Sofia, hit by roughly 95 liters of precipitation per square meter at the weekend, is in for more rains, the country's national meteorology institute said on Monday. Sofia's fire brigade received more than 500 flooding alerts from reside

Society | May 21, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1571

Unique Shootings of Sunk Thracian Sevtopolis City Made in Bulgaria

Discovery TV channel is making shootings of the sank Thracian city of Sevtopolis as part of a movie, dedicated to Bulgaria's Thracian Kings' Valley near the town of Kazanlak The underwater shooting will be done by a team of Bulgarian divers, leaded by K

Society | May 19, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1542
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