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Pre-Historic Farmer Unearthed in Bulgaria

The skeleton of a pre-historic human believed to represent the first agricultural civilization existing on Bulgarian land was unearthed near the village of Ohoden, Vratsa district, northwest Bulgaria. Archeologists found the skeleton on the riverbank of

Society | October 31, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2701

Hundreds Flock to Bulgarian Beauty Casting

More than 200 young girls gathered on the first day of casting of Bulgarian fashion agency xGround pursuing their dreams to step on the catwalk of Super Model 2004 contest. The xGround agency headed by Rosalia Tinkova manages the Bulgarian part of the Sup

Society | October 31, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1135

Harry Potter Author Sweeps Top Movie Award

The author of Harry Potter adorable book series JK Rowling has won the top personality award of the Variety UK at the British Independent Film Awards. The formerly household British woman will be decorated with the prestigious prize for her contribution

Society | October 31, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2122

Anna Karenina Climbs on the Catwalk

It felt like one was watching a modern recreation of a novel by Tolstoy at the show of Olga Samoschenko, a talented designer from Byelorussia who seems assured of a great future, Fashion Wire Daily reported.

Society | October 30, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 598

Best Bulgarian Restaurants Rival for Annual Award

A restaurant in the coastal city of Varna will rival for the first time the capital Sofia's short-listed places for the annual award of Bacchus magazine and Chivas Regal. Awards will be given out in six categories, including Restaurant Year 2004, Author

Society | October 29, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 716

"Hobbit" Joins Human Family

A new and tiny species of human that lived in Indonesia at the time when our own ancestors were colonising the world were discovered by scientists. The one-metre-tall species - dubbed "the Hobbit" (Homo floresiensis) - lived on the Flores Island until at

Society | October 29, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5933

"Roshavata Garga" Style Conquers Sofia

Bulgarian fashion house "Roshavata garga" presented in Sofia its latest winter collection. Elegancy mixed with the traditional Bulgarian style amazed all guests at the fashion show.

Society | October 29, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 928

Forks & Corks: Mushroom Soup

Ingredients: 1 pound fresh mushrooms, 2 cubes of mushroom base and one cup of noodles or a cube and one package of ramen-type mushroom noodle soup, 2 tablespoons butter, 2 tablespoons flour, 2-3 cups milk, 2-3 cups hot water, the juice of one-half to one

Society | October 29, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 300

Health: Abortion Row Fears over Eye Cure

US scientists have successfully restored a woman's vision using eye cells taken from aborted foetuses.

Society | October 29, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 520

Science: The Earth Explores Cassini Data

The Cassini spacecraft has sent back images of Saturn's moon Titan giving scientists the closest views yet of the mysterious satellite.

Society | October 29, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2376

Cyprus Experts Join Bulgarian Police in Titian Case

Cyprus experts will join their Bulgarian colleagues in exploring the case with the recently found in Bulgaria precious painting believed to be a Titian stolen from Cyprus. The Italian Renaissance painting stolen a year ago in Cyprus, possibly a Titian, w

Society | October 28, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 985

Beauty Princesses of Belgrade, Sofia Have a Chat

The newly-picked Miss Serbia and Montenegro, who visited Sofia on Wednesday, met with her Bulgarian counterpart hours after the arrival. The two teenage eyefuls, Jelena Pejic and Gergana Guncheva, reportedly had a chat about the nearing Miss World challe

Society | October 28, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1365

Bulgaria Would Not Let Gold Mask Visit Japan

Bulgaria has refused to send the unique Thracian gold mask to Japan where it was expected to participate in the International Expo 2005.

Society | October 28, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1089

Pop Concert Marks National Theatre Centenary

A major pop concert was staged in Bulgaria's capital Sofia to mark the 100th anniversary of the National Theater Ivan Vazov. Famous Bulgarian pop stars like duet KariZma, Dony and Neti , Rushi Vidinliev, Kaffe and others thrilled all fans that gathered i

Society | October 27, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 534

Brian de Palma Packs up for Bulgarian Shooting

Legendary US director Brian de Palma is set for visiting Bulgaria to inspect the shooting sites for his next movie, media reported. De Palma will arrive in Sofia around November 8 and filming should start in March or April next year, according to the Bul

Society | October 27, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1358

Italy Star-Honours Outstanding Bulgarians

Italian Embassy in Sofia have decorated five Bulgarians with the order of Commander and Cavalier of Italian Solidarity Star for their exclusive contribution to promote Italian culture. H.

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 836

Bulgaria, Russia Design Jointly Satellite

Bulgarian and Russian scientists have been working on a joint project of small satellite designed to research the Earth distantly from the Space. The bi-national team has already had talks with other Balkan countries to join the project, the Director of

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1466

Unique Bulgarian Relief Saved by UNESCO

The unmatchable rock-engraved relief of the Madara Horseman, north Bulgaria, will go under preservation works with the UNESCO financial support of USD 25,000. In 2002 UNESCO allotted another USD 10,000 for scientific researches on the figure of a horsema

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 575

Serbia's Beauty Queen Steps in Sofia

Serbia and Montenegro's new beauty queen, Jelena Pejic, arrives on a visit to Bulgaria on Tuesday. The 17-year-old Miss Serbia and Montenegro 2004 will spend two days in the Bulgarian capital.

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3496

Nominations for Best Bulgarian Web Sites Revealed

The jury of the Bulgarian contest "BG Site 2004" has presented this year's nominations for best Bulgarian web sites. A total of 178 professional and amateur Bulgarian sites in 15 different categories were nominated.

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 726

2,500-Year-Old Bulgarian Gold Flies to Japan

The unique gold artefacts unearthed this summer by Bulgarian archaeologists most probably head for Japan next year. The pearl of the treasure - a unique gold mask, believed to depict the face of ancient Thracian king, probably that of Seutus III or There

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 987
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