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Bulgarian Artist Displays Memory-Inspired Scenery

Bulgaria's renowned artist Gredi Assa opened in Sofia a new exhibition, titled "Places" that shows his somewhat abstract view of the places he has visited.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

Simply Red Usher September in Bulgaria

The legendary UK pop band Simply Red will bring the autumn to Bulgaria with their concert scheduled for September 1. The gig of the British pop act will take place at Sofia's Festivalna Hall.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 904

Designer Unveils Warmer Days' Trends

Popular fashion designer of Bulgaria Nelly Koleva revealed Tuesday her newest collection to lure ladies in Spring/Summer 2006.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 657

Sofia Prepares Flowers, White Walls for J.Lo

Jennifer Lopez demands white walls in her dressing room, organizers of the diva's concert in Sofia said Tuesday. The Latin superstar also likes flowers.

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4940

Le Figaro: Bulgaria Casts Spell on Foreign Moviemakers

Leading French newspaper Le Figaro praised the tremendous potential of Bulgaria as a shooting site for foreign movie productions. The comprehensive article was inspired by and published after the wrapping up of the shooting of "Vatanen's Hare", featuring

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 789

Tipsy Folk Singer Wins Bulgaria's VIP Brother

Pop-folk macho Konstantin triumphed over Miss Bulgaria 1999 in the final of the VIP Brother reality show, a clash anticipated with great eagerness by the audience. The happy winner, who pockets BNG 50 000, treated himself with alcohol before stepping out

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1522

ONYX Blow up Own Afterparty in Sofia

American hip-hop legends ONYX gave their Bulgarian fans more than they'd ever expected when they appeared at the afterparty to their Sofia concert on Monday, an SNA reporter witnessed. After a smashing performance at the capital's Hristo Botev Hall in th

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 652

Still No Heat in Bulgaria for J Lo's Gig

It seems as if passionate diva Jennifer Lopez is unable to intrigue the Bulgarian audience as her colleagues from Depeche Mode did. Instead of the expected queues of fans waiting to get their pass for a close up meeting with the Latin diva, there were ha

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1193

Bulgaria Tolerant Towards Prostitution - Survey

There is a great tolerance towards prostitution in Bulgaria, a survey of MBMD polling agency showed. Mira Yanova from MBMD explained that interviews with prostitutes, clients and girls aged 14 to 20 have been carried out.

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 971

Bulgarian Violin Guru Special Guest at Rolling Stones Show

Bulgaria-born violin virtuoso Vasko Vassilev was among the special guests at the Shanghai's show of rock legends Rolling Stones, which was a part of the band's tour "A Bigger Bang". Besides a big fan of the band for more than 10 years the Bulgarian viol

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2237

Bulgarian Jazz Diva Brings out New Album

Bulgarian jazz diva Kameliya Todorova presented her new album Saturday night with a spectacular show in the Youth Theatre in Sofia. Todorova's seventh album "Feels like" is influenced by the contemporary soul music, with a dash of her own style - a style

Society | April 9, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 520

New Therapy Defies Cancer in Bulgaria

A new cancer-healing method has already proven successful in Bulgaria, reports claim. The revolutionary therapy directly attacks the tumors' blood vessels, thus preventing the forming of new ones.

Society | April 8, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1142

Eros Orders Unique Designer Shirt for Sofia

Eros Ramazzotti will put on a special T-shirt to gladden his Bulgarian fans this summer, the press said. Dolce & Gabbana will create a unique garment with the print "Sofia" on it for the megastar crooner.

Society | April 8, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1251

Mark Anthony To Join J Lo in Bulgaria - Report

Latin diva Jennifer Lopez will probably come to Sofia accompanied by her husband - singer Mark Anthony, reports claim. Anthony, who has quite a career in music as well, has no concerts planned for that period of time, so he will most likely be joining hi

Society | April 8, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1096

Unseen Judas Gospel Sheds New Light on Betrayal

An ancient manuscript containing the long lost Gospel of Judas was presented by National Geographic in Bulgaria on Thursday, the same day it was brought to light in Washington.

Society | April 7, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2233

Bulgarian Kids Injured in Car Accidents Receive Special Help

Eight children from Sofia injured in car accidents received financial help that will help them get better. On the World Health Day, April 7, the partners from the Charity fund with the Bulgarian Red Cross presented the children with the aid that will hel

Society | April 7, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 947

World Lacks Health Workers

Four million health workers are needed to combat the "chronic shortage" around the world, a report from the World Health Organization warned. Fifty-seven countries have a serious shortage of health workers, affecting children's jabs, pregnancy care and a

Society | April 7, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 239

Forks&Corks: Apple Cookie Cake

Ingredients: 2 sticks butter

Society | April 7, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 395

Fashion: Bikini Revels Half-Centenary on Top

The all-time fashionable bikini has seen remarkable 60-year anniversary on While leaving an uncovered area between its two parts, the bikini have added a completely new trend of fashion and beauty perceptions.

Society | April 7, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 533

Bulgarian, 65, to Bicycle The Globe

An elderly Bulgarian man will head this summer on a bicycling journey around the world. Plamak Zanev, who is the only Bulgarian who has traveled the whole of Europe on a bike for two years, will start his global adventure in August.

Society | April 6, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1019

Italy Football Stars Strip for Steamy Ad Campaign

Five Italian football heartthrobs have taken clothes off for a Dolce & Gabbana campaign that is sure to set fashion fans on fire. Fabio Cannavaro, Milan's Gennaro Gattuso and Andrea Pirlo, together with Juventus teammates Manuele Blasi and Gianluca Zambr

Society | April 6, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 23050