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Bulgarian Enrolled at Vatican Diplomacy Alma Mater

Bulgarian Catholic priest Yovko Pishtiiski has been enrolled for a two-year course of study at the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, the Vatican Radio has reported. After graduation the young Bulgarian priest faces a promising carrier at the Vatican dip

Society | November 7, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 687

St. Petersburg's Waxworks Collection on Display in Sofia

The figures of the Bulgarian liberation heroes Vassil Levski and Hristo Botev joined the collection of the Sank Petersburg's museum of wax figures, which is displayed in Sofia.

Society | November 6, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 535

Latest Harry Potter Sequel Screened in London

Fans of the Harry Potter series are flocking to London's Odeon Leicester Square, where the world premiere of Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire will take place. The most eager fans have been waiting at the site since Saturday evening, the BBC says.

Society | November 6, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 678

Coppola Arrives in Bulgaria Nov 14 - Press

Top filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola will most probably arrive in Bulgaria on November 14, a local newspaper says. The director of The Godfather and Apocalypse Now will shoot scenes for his new project, Youth Without Youth, in seaside Balchik.

Society | November 5, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 575

Czechs Boast Europe Porn Leadership

Czech adult entertainment professionals are saying that the country has a large impact on the international market. "Prague in the past four years has become the biggest city for the adult industry in the whole of Europe, in terms of making movies," says

Society | November 5, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3190

Actor Omar Sharif Accused of Assaulting Valet

A Beverly Hills valet is suing actor Omar Sharif for physical assault.

Society | November 5, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548

Google Library Displays Public Domain Books

Google Inc.'s Internet-leading search engine began serving up the entire contents of certain books and government documents.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 777

Robbie Williams Wins Best Male Act at MTV Europe Awards

Chart-topping British singer Robbie Williams won the prize for the Best Male act at the 12th annual MTV Europe Music Awards held on Thursday in the Portuguese capital Lisbon.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1514

Health: Electricity Poses "No Threat to Health"

There is no scientific proof exposure to electrical equipment causes ill health, say scientists.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 303

Science: Glow From 1st Stars Detected

Astronomers have detected a faint glow from the first stars to form in the Universe, Nature journal reports.

Society | November 4, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 402

National Geographic Makes Its Bulgarian Debut

Kenneth Garrett, the famous photographer of the "National Geographic", whose pictures and materials in the field of archeology, paleontology and ancient cultures are known across the world, is in Bulgaria. Garrett is in Sofia to join the celebrations for

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 904

Braque Art Exhibited in Sofia

The masterpiece of French artists Georges Braque "Still Life with a Bottle" was presented to Bulgarian art lovers in Sofia. The masterpiece is part of the collection of the Museum Picasso in Paris.

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 583

Bulgarian Students Thrive at Astronomy Olympics in China

Bulgaria's team of students won a total of seven awards in the tenth international Astronomy Olympics that was held in China.

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1007

Blue Cheese Ice Cream Seduces Varna Fair Visitors

A demonstration of unique cuisine with different variations of ice cream was presented at the Varna " Tourism and Leisure Fair."

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 541

Harry Potter Fanclub Site Among BG Site 2005 Winners

The best web sites in the seventh edition of the Bulgarian contest "BG Site 2005" were awarded at an official ceremony in Sofia. A total of 279 professional and amateur Bulgarian sites in 16 different categories, including e-trade, education and science,

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 902

Fund-Raising Breast Cancer Campaign Collects BGN 50 000

A record-high amount of BGN 50 000 have been collected during the one-month campaign for fight against breast cancer, organized by the International Women's Club (IWC). The money will be enough for purchasing a mammography machine.

Society | November 3, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 876

Major Music Show to Usher Bulgaria into EU

Bulgarian violin master Vassko Vassilev and the Royal Opera, London, might represent Bulgaria as it enters the European Union. Vassilev shared with Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev Wednesday his plans to prepare a major music spectacle celebrating the ent

Society | November 2, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 693

Donation Campaign Enlightens Bulgarian Children

A special donation campaign will enlighten Bulgaria's children through reading. The campaign named "My Childhood's Books" was launched Wednesday by the Bulgarian Red Cross, Coca-Cola Bulgaria and Bulgaria's Education Ministry and is under the patronage o

Society | November 2, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 776

President Presents Bulgaria's Minimized History

Bulgaria's Madara Horseman monument, the Assenova Fortress, the Thracian Tomb near Kazanlak, the Rila Monastery and other historical sites were brought to capital Sofia on Tuesday. The shifting was not done by miracle, but by the Bulgaria at Hand Project

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 960

Bulgarian Campaign Nourishes "Flame for Sex"

"Flame for Sex" - a national informational campaign on sexual vitality - has begun in Sofia on Tuesday. The campaign aims at supplying Bulgarian patients with complete information on the Erectile Dysfunction disease (ED) often called impotence.

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 810

Sofia Enjoys Georges Braque's Art

The masterpiece of French artists Georges Braque "Still Life with a Bottle" will delight Bulgarian art lovers as of November 1. The masterpiece is part of the collection of the Museum Picasso in Paris.

Society | November 1, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 694