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Michael Jackson to Build Giant Robotic Replica of Himself in Las Vegas

King of Pop Michael Jackson is planning to erect a giant robot of himself which shoots laser beams for his Las Vegas show, international media reported.

Society | March 27, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1507

Bulgaria Presents Ikar Theatrical Awards

Bulgaria's Artists' Union threw Tuesday night a ceremony for giving the annual theatre awards Ikar (Icarus). This year's surprise was that the ceremony took place in a circus, as on the same date Bulgaria's Circus celebrates its 110th anniversary.

Society | March 27, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1071

Gay Couple, Anna Nicole Smith-Follower in Bulgaria's VIP Brother

Bulgaria's famed Roma transvestite and his partner in life are among the most exciting and most expected contestants in the second edition of Bulgaria's VIP Brother show. Apart from them, contestants included a young woman known for her aged protector, m

Society | March 26, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3364

George Michael Joins Campaign in Support of Bulgarian Nurses

Controversial pop star George Michael will play a gig in Sofia on May 28 as part of his forthcoming summer tour, which will also support the plight of five Bulgarian nurses jailed in Libya, event organizers said on Monday. The campaign, under the motto "

Society | March 26, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2482

Politician Joins Bulgaria's VIP Brother 2

The municipal councillor Vesselin Danov from Bulgaria's seaside city of Varna will be one out of 12 roommates, who are to enter the VIP Brother's house on Monday, Darik News reported. The participants in the second season of the show will be six women an

Society | March 26, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1940

Bulgarian Princess Kalina's 1st Son Gets Ancient Martenitsa as Gift

The newborn son of Bulgaria's Princess Kalina got Sunday a most unusual present for his birth from a man of the revolutionary town of Sopot. The little Simeon III Hassan, who was born on March 14, received a typical Bulgarian martenitsa of 150 years of a

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2160

In Vitro Conceived Bulgarian Kids Gather for Annual Meeting

Bulgarian children, who were born after their mothers have conceived in vitro, gathered on Sunday for their annual meeting.

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1147

Elton John Marks 60th Birthday with His 60th Concert

The world famous musician Sir Elton John will celebrate his 60th birthday by throwing his record 60th concert on Sunday. The concert will take place in New York's legendary Madison Square Garden.

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5261

Bulgarian Moms Plant Flowers as Initiative for Preventing Spina Bifida

Bulgaria's initiative committee "300 Babies More" continued their 2006 initiative and planted 300 flowers on Sunday. The event was fixed for March 25 as this is the date when Orthodox Christians celebrate the day when God sent an angel to Virgin Mary to

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1269

Bulgaria Switches to Daylight Saving Time

Bulgaria and the whole world moved the hands of the clock with an hour forward on Saturday night to switch to Daylight Saving Time. The main idea behind this switch is to preserve energy bu using natural light longer.

Society | March 25, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1035

US Ambassador, Bulgaria's Culinary Anchor Cook in Sofia Mall

US Ambassador to Bulgaria John Beyrle and the anchor of a successful culinary show Uti Bachvarov cooked a tasty dish in the first day, dedicated to the American Cuisine in Sofia on Saturday. The two chefs fried a beefsteak, pour some ketchup, bourbon and

Society | March 24, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1324

Anna Nicole Smith's Diaries Sold for USD 500,000

Two of the diaries of the former Playboy Playmate and oil tycoon's widow Anna Nicole Smith have been sold for USD 500,000 to an anonymous German businessman. A representative of the auction house, which offered the inmost papers, said the buyer paid USD

Society | March 24, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1354

Charity Fashion Show for Orphan School Graduates

A charity fashion show was organized Friday for helping Bulgarian orphan students, preparing for the special evening, which marks the final of school education course. The event was a joint initiative of the car producing company Moto Pfohe and Bulgarian

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 946

Sofia Clubs

**Amor** Underground pass Bulgaria Blvd.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 774

Forks&Corks: Tarator (Cold Cucumber Soup)

Ingredients: 500 g yoghurt; 1 cup water; 1 or 2 diced cucumbers a couple of spoonfuls chopped dill; salt, vinegar and oil to taste; garlic (optional); a couple of spoonfuls chopped walnuts (optional)

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 664

To Go

UNIVERSIADA HALL... ...if you are into porn and the art of eroticism, for that is where Sofia's annual Eros Show has gathered some of the brightest stars in the sector.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 765

To Do

TURN... ...the clock forward this weekend if you don't want to be late for everything on Monday.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 604

Baby Dies of Meningitis in Bulgaria

A five-month-old baby has died of viral meningitis in Bulgaria's city of Pazardzhik, doctors have told Darik News. The little girl was brought to the hospital in extremely grave condition and was placed in the intensive care sector of the children's ward

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1105

International Spacecraft Reveals Detailed Processes on the Sun

NASA released on Wednesday never-before-seen images that show the sun's magnetic field is much more turbulent and dynamic than previously known. The international spacecraft Hinode, formerly known as Solar B, took the images.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1058

Skeleton of 5-M-Years Whale Discovered in Italy

Palaeontologists announced they have discovered the skeleton of a whale that had lived five million years ago. The discovery was made in a vineyard in Toskana, Italy in the beginning of the week.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1410

Gene Modified Mosquitoes to Help Fight against Malaria

Scientist in the US have created a hybrid mosquitoes that are resistible to the malaria parasite, international media reported.

Society | March 23, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1122
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