A glacier on the Livingston Island, the Antarctic was named after the Bulgarian town Berkovitza, mayor of the town Milcho Dotzov announced on Tuesday. Thte glacier is 5 kilometres wide and 3 kilometres long.
Oscar-winning Czech director and actor Jiri Menzel presented in Bulgaria his latest movie "I Served the King of England" together with leading star Ivan Burnev. Based on a picaresque novel by Czech novelist Bohumil Hrabal the film tells the story, in fla
The 16-year-old boy who, according to believers, is the reincarnation of Buddha has gone missing in Nepal after walking away from the site he had been meditating at for months. This is not Ram Bahadur Bamjon's first disappearance as he sometimes switches
Actor Daniel Craig, who reaped applause for his performance as James Bond in the last movie of the series - Casino Royale - may portray Lucifer next. After slipping into the high-class shoes of the iconic superspy, Craig has been approached by many Holly
Serbian movie "The Trap" directed by Srdjan Golubovic, won the big prize in the 11th annual Sofia Film Fest on Saturday. A total of 184 movies from all over the world took part in the fest this year, with many special guests including renowned directors
Sofia Citizens took to Vitosha mountain on Saturday to take advantage of some of the last good days for skiing before Spring officially sets in. With the unusually warm winter skiers didn't get much chances to have a go at the runs in Bulgaria.
Between five and nine percent of the population in Bulgaria suffer from asthma, doctors have announced. Todor Popov, allergy specialist with the Alexandrovska Hospital, said that the percentage in children in twice as high.
Bulgaria's best archaeologists Georgi Kitov and Nikolay Ovcharov expressed their serious concerns about lacking of clear policy on popularising country's historical and cultural heritage at a Friday press conference. The two archaeologists underlined tha
Four men in full armour delighted Thursday morning the Bulgarian parliamentary ladies with beautiful roses, presented with curtseys. The knights were waiting for the MPs in front of the Parliament's building.
Bulgarian exhibition, called "Thracian Enigma", was opened Thursday in the historic city of Maastricht, the Netherlands. The local citizens will be given the exclusive opportunity to see 41 original exhibits as well as copies, which are part of the preci
Marvel Comics have written off their superhero Captain America, throwing hundreds of fans in deep mourning. While some wept for their hero dressed in red white in blue, the smarter ones scurried to comic shops hoping to buy what soon may be collector's i
Women all over Bulgaria are celebrating Thursday the International Women's Day, although many consider the holiday a relic of communism. Despite the fact that many ladies maintain that a woman should be celebrated on any given day not just March 8, no on
Records of the legendary band Rolling Stones are to be included in the US Congress Library's archives. One of their most successful albums "Satisfaction" is to enter the National Record Register, which preserves historic works for the future generations.
Bulgarian designer Evgenia Zhivkova, granddaughter of communist leader Todor Zhivkov, presented Wednesday her Spring-Summer 2007 collection in Sofia. With a hint for more romance in the rushed everyday life, Zhivkova, who dresses many of her MP colleague
Bulgarian theatre students presented Wednesday Anton Pavlovich Chekhov's first complete play in Sofia. Making this the final of their three thesis plays, the sophomores from the class of Atanas Atanasov presented "Ivanov", directed by Alexander Subev.
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