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Bulgarians Colour Man-High Easter Eggs

Huge Easter eggs were put in the centre of Sofia, awaiting to be masterly coloured by the citizens on the Easter Saturday. The art installation, which includes 12 eggs, has been constructed in the garden next to the Parliament's building after the initia

Society | April 7, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1134

Clergymen Bring Holy Fire to Bulgaria

A church delegation, leaded by three bishops and two representatives of the Department of Ecclesiastical Matters of Bulgaria's Ministry Council, brought the Holy Fire from Jerusalem on Easter Saturday. Later in the evening the Holy Fire will be brought t

Society | April 7, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1178

To Do

HAVE FUN... ... colouring your Easter eggs if you have not done yet

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 760

To Go

ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKI CATHEDRAL... ...

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 583

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***The Blessed Fire from the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem arrives in Bulgaria***

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 722

Vaya con Dios to Perform in Sofia

The Belgian band Vaya Con Dios have officially announced they will have a live performance in Sofia's National palace of Culture on June 9th.

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 849

Sofia Clubs

**Amor** Underground pass Bulgaria Blvd.

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 806

Cancer Cases Will Double by 2030

The International Agency for Research on Cancer has announced that the number of patients diagnosed with the disease will double between 2000 and 2030. This will mostly be the case in poorer countries, Dr.

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1107

Easter Egg Casserole

Ingredients: 18 eggs; 1 c.

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 920

Skiing Conditions Perfect in Bulgaria

Despite the official end of the skiing season, the skiing conditions in all mountain resorts are perfect, and many may combine their Easter holiday with a swoosh or two down the slopes. The snow cover at Vitosha mountain next to Sofia, is 120 centimeters

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1489

Macedonian Minister Rides in Beckham's Stolen BMW

The luxurious BMW X5 of the UK football star David Beckham, which was stolen from the underground parking of his house in Madrid, is already property of the Macedonian government. Macedonian media published photos, which showed the Macedonia's Interior M

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4539

Bulgarians Mark Good Friday

Orthodox Bulgarians commemorate Good Friday, which is believed to be the day when Jesus Christ was crucified. Legend has it that during Good Friday no one should work, as it is considered to be a sin.

Society | April 6, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1031

Bulgarian Woman is World's Oldest University Student

A 78-year-old Bulgaria woman is the oldest university student in the world and is trying to enter the Guinness book of records, according a research for the TV show Bulgaria's Records. Yordanka Mihaylova is the oldest student in Europe and in the world.

Society | April 5, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1874

Just Fifth of Bulgaria's Drug Addicts Included in Methadone Programs

A total of 1500 Bulgarians with some kind of drug addiction are included in methadone programs, head of the Bulgarian Methadone Association Alexander Kanchelov announced Thursday.

Society | April 5, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1011

Legendary Bulgarian Fortress's Secrets to Be Revealed in 3 Years

The Urvich Fortress, which is close to Sofia, will be renovated in a three-year period and to become a tourist destination, it became clear at a press conference on Thursday.

Society | April 5, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1275

Joan of Arc's Relics Turn out Fake

The relics who were supposed to belong to French heroine Joan of Arc are actually the ones of an Egyptian mummy, recent research revealed.

Society | April 5, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1170

Orthodox Bulgarians Colour Eggs on Holy Thursday

Orthodox Bulgarians celebrate on April 5 the Holy Thursday and keep alive the tradition of coloring eggs bright red, the symbol of Easter for Orthodox Christians all over the world.

Society | April 5, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2229

271 Bulgarians to Turn 100 in 2007

A total of 271 Bulgarians are expected to mark their 100th birthday in 2007 scientists announced. Most of them are women, as females are known to have a larger life expectancy, state BNT channel reported.

Society | April 4, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1006

Bulgaria's Hristo Shopov in Pontius Pilate's Role Again

Famed Bulgarian actor Hristo Shopov has had the chance of walking into the sandals of Pontius Pilate twice in his career, both times in international productions. Shopov, who is the son of renowned actor Naum Shopov, first portrayed Pilate in Mel Gibson'

Society | April 4, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 22919

2nd Burial for Legendary Bulgarian Tzar 800 Years after Death

The relics of the Bulgaria's Tzar Kaloyan will be buried for a second time in a church the ancient Bulgarian capital Veliko Tarnovo 800 years after his death. The relics will be put in the gallery of the 40 Holy Martyrs Church, head of the National Histo

Society | April 3, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2350

VIP Brother Audience Tops 1 M in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's second edition of VIP Brother has managed to glue over 1,000,000 people to the TV screen, Nova TV boasted. A poll by GFK agency has showed that the reality show tops the ratings in its time slot, outrunning its main competitor Music Idol, aire

Society | April 3, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1567
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