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Bulgarian Pop-Folk Diva Passes Away after 33 Days in Coma

One of Bulgaria's youngest pop-folk music stars Reyhan passed away after spending 33 days in coma. Reyhan, 19, passed away Thursday.

Society | August 27, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4203

Bulgaria Hosts 2009 Olympics in Informatics

Bulgaria has been selected to host the International Olympics in Informatics scheduled for 2009.

Society | August 26, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 647

Science: Europe Ponders on Mars Robot

Europe's latest plans for landing on Mars are fixed on a single rover robot, the BBC reported Thursday. The craft is planned to leave in June 2011, and reach Mars in June 2013.

Society | August 26, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1538

Forks&Corks: Blueberry Buckwheat Pancakes

Ingredients: 1/2 cup buckwheat flour (available at natural foods stores)

Society | August 26, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 346

Health: EU Experts Assess Bird Flu Risk

European experts gathered Thursday divided over how to deal with the spread of avian flu while stressing there is no cause for alarm about the virus, a version of which has killed more than 60 people in Asia.

Society | August 26, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 775

Movie Marathon Kicks Off in Bulgarian Black Sea Capital

Bulgaria is expecting to glamorous opening of the "Love is Folly 2005" movie contest tonight. The thirteenth edition of the festival, usually taking place on the verge between summer and fall seasons, will be participated by well-renown Bulgarian actors

Society | August 25, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 603

Bulgarian Gold Findings "Challenge" Priam's Treasure

Recent findings in Bulgaria prove to be a major challenge for the Priam's treasure, the Athens' newspaper Ta Nea reported. In an article called "Bulgaria- history written in gold" the newspaper reports for the 15,000 golden pieces, dated back to the 2,30

Society | August 25, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3492

SNA Reads The Stars in New Section

The Sofia News Agency is launching next week a daily astrological section. Starting next Monday, our new section will provide daily forecasts for each of the twelve signs, and advice the readers on each day's opportunities and risks.

Society | August 24, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 343

Traditional Crafts on Live Display in Gabrovo

An international fair of traditional crafts will take place for a third successive year in the mountainous complex Etar, central Bulgaria.

Society | August 24, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 510

Sweet Sixteen Charms Sunny Beach

A sixteen-year-old Bulgarian lady was crowned Miss Sunny Beach 2005, during a glitzy ceremony in the famous Bulgarian resort. Blue-eyed brunette Malta Pandeva from Burgas outshined 23 other young beauties in the traditional contest.

Society | August 24, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2469

Scarlett Johansson Discovered "Lovely" Hartnett in Bulgaria

Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson finally revealed budding relationship with colleague Josh Hartnett calling the actor "lovely."

Society | August 24, 2005, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 10516

30,000 Enter Big Brother Race in Bulgaria

More than 30,000 people have vied to enter the second Bulgarian season of Big Brother. People not only from Bulgaria but also from the UK, Italy, Russia, Ukraine and Libya are eager to enter the show, it emerged Tuesday.

Society | August 23, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 584

Bulgarian Royal History Admirers See Unique Cigarette Box

Bulgaria's History Museum displayed Tuesday its latest acquisition - a silver cigarette box with the engraved image of Bulgaria's King Ferdinand in a parade military uniform.

Society | August 23, 2005, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1883

Seaside Photo Fiesta Delights Amateur Artists

Losenets coastal resort will see the opening of the amateur photo contest Photofiesta on August 28. The artistic event will go on to September 3.

Society | August 22, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1139

Bulgaria Cleans Up Rila National Park

Bulgaria launched Monday a campaign to clean up the Rila national park. The campaign will continue to August 28 and will include the Malyovishki and Musalenski parts of the Rila park.

Society | August 22, 2005, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 890

"American Pie" Star Contracted Hepatitis in Bulgaria - Father

"American Pie" actress Natasha Lyonne, who is fighting for her life in the intensive care unit of a New York hospital with hepatitis C, has contracted the disease in Bulgaria, her father claims. Lyonne, 26, reportedly suffers from a heart infection and c

Society | August 21, 2005, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7180

Sofia Displays Matchless Silver Jewellery

A collection of fine silver jewellery was put on display in Sofia Saturday, drawing fashionmongers to the place. The Grita Gallery presented hand-made designer pieces by Ivo Katsarov, Vladimir Nikolov, Slaveyko Dimitrov, Bogdana Topreva and Ilia Kralev.

Society | August 20, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1237

Bulgarian Eco Living Promoted in Europe

Bicyclers from several countries will tour Europe to promote a Bulgarian ecological center. The twelve volunteers will start their tour from Switzerland on September 21, and finish it on October 15, the Bulgarian National Radio said.

Society | August 20, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 625

Beinsa Duno Followers Welcome New Year

Eight hundred followers of Master Beinsa Duno from five continents gathered to celebrate the first day of the new divine year in the Seven Lakes region in the Rila Mountain.

Society | August 19, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 863

Forks&Corks: Strawberry Sorbet

Ingredients: 3/4 cup sugar

Society | August 19, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 361

Bulgaria Hunts for Supermodels

The campaign for choosing Supermodel of Bulgaria 2005 kicked off Thursday, with strict rules for the candidates. Only ladies aged 14-21, at least 1.

Society | August 18, 2005, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4327