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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: 1469

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: 3499

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

Bulgarians Honour "Winter Herald" amid Sunny Spells

Orthodox Bulgarians mark today the Christian St Dimitar Day, believed to herald the beginning of winter, as forecasts promise foggy but warm weather with sunny spells in the afternoon.

Society | October 26, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 424

Sofia Sees Olaf's Hot Shots

Some of the most popular sessions by scandalous Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf were shown in a Sofia exhibition Monday. Shots from "Royal Blood" and "Mature," along with several other photo series, will be on display at the National Gallery of Internation

Society | October 25, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 686

Bulgarian Apollo Fuels Passions in Las Vegas

Many flock to the Mecca of gambling Las Vegas not to try their luck but to see the impressive showcase of Bulgaria-born Stoyan Metchkarov. With his Air Play the 27-aged, Apollo-like acrobat demonstrates his incredible balancing skills.

Society | October 25, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1901

London Braces for Bulgarian Culture Festival

London's Riverside Studios will host the "cultural landing" of Bulgaria on the Island, as part of the Balkan country's accession to the European Union. The project-implementing organisations from the Culture Ministry and the National Movie Center have dr

Society | October 25, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 619

Bulgarian Kids Rival Essays on Radichkov

For a second successive year Bulgarian schoolchildren are challenged to compose essays on any of the works by prominent writer Yordan Radichkov. The author seen as living classic of Bulgarian literature passed away on January 21.

Society | October 25, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 700

UK DJs Settle on Bulgarian Seacoast

The members of the British disco-house band "Fats and Small" intend to buy a house on the Bulgarian seacoast.

Society | October 25, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 504

Bulgarians "World's Unhappiest" People

Bulgarians are among world's unhappiest people, a survey carried out by British and Dutch scientists cited by the iblnews.com site shows.

Society | October 24, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1442

Cigoli "Painted" Bulgaria- found Precious Canvas

Italian Baroque Era Painter Lodovico Cigoli might be the author of the recently found in Bulgaria precious painting, local media reports. The reports came despite the experts' conclusions that canvas imaging the Bible scene of "Abraham's Sacrifice of Isa

Society | October 24, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 962
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