Society

Socialite Hilton Released from LA Jail

Hotel heiress and Hollywood socialite Paris Hilton was released on Tuesday from the Los Angeles jail, where she served 24 days for violating her reckless-driving probation. She was greeted by a throng of reporters, who surrounded the Lynwood detention fa

Society | June 26, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1487

Bulgaria Braces for New Heat Wave

Temperatures in Bulgaria are set to reach record highs on Tuesday, with meteorologists forecasting highs between 36 and 41 degrees Celsius. The heat wave will be felt worst in the north of the country, in the Danube plain, where the temperatures could ex

Society | June 25, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2591

Bulgarian, Saved by Silicone Breast in Crash Enters World's Funniest News 06

The Bulgaria woman, who survived a heavy car crash thanks to her silicone breasts that acted like an air bag in October, made it to the funniest news for 2006, according to the Italian Focus magazine.

Society | June 25, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2286

Japanese Master Drummers Electrify Bulgarian Audience

The world famous Japanese drum band Yamato staged a performance to remember in Sofia's National Palace of Culture. The inspiring drumming and infectious dance rhythm thrilled Saturday evening the Bulgarian audience that flooded the hall o enjoy the perfo

Society | June 25, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1255

Krishna Followers Celebrate Major Hindu Festival in Bulgaria's Capital

Followers of the Krishna movement marched along one of Sofia's main boulevards on Saturday to celebrate a major religious holiday - Rathayatra. The picturesque Krishna procession has become a nearly traditional sight in the Bulgarian capital since its in

Society | June 24, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4135

Top Model Naomi Campbell Comes to Bulgaria in Week

Naomi Campbell, the top model known among other things for her notorious bad temper, is expected to land in Bulgaria at the end of next week, local reports say.

Society | June 24, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3172

Bulgarians Celebrate Midsummer Day

Bulgarians mark on Sunday the Midsummer Day, widely known as Enyovden, a holiday related in traditional beliefs to herbs and their healing power.

Society | June 24, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1267

Relics of St. Joan the Baptist Brought to Bulgaria

Part of the relics of Saint Joan the Baptist has been brought to Bulgaria for the first time ever on Saturday. The relics were carried in the town of Bratsigovo at a grand procession and brought to the local church, whose patron is Saint Joan.

Society | June 23, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1614

Bulgaria's Rila Monastery Opens Renewed Church-Historic Museum

Bulgaria's Rila Monastery opened Saturday its church-historic museum after eight months of renovation works. The precious collection, has been extended and some of the exhibits were restored, including a Glagolhic sheet of paper from 12th century and a p

Society | June 23, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1991

Homeless Animals Adopted at Charity Exhibition in Bulgaria

An exhibition of homeless dogs and cats was held Saturday in downtown Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia. The people, who want to adopt some of the animals, were given the opportunity to get a pet paying the modest sum of BGN 20.

Society | June 23, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1774

Chicken Paprikash

Ingredients: 4 teaspoons paprika

Society | June 22, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1369

Japanese Scientists Release Blue Collar Android Worker

Japanese scientist presented Friday their newest invention - a humanoid robot that can work in heavy weather conditions and on dangerous terrains.

Society | June 22, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1559

Unusual Mirrors to Point at World's Capitals in Sofia

Sofia may soon sport with a zero kilometre as the vanguard artist Dobrin Peychev installed special mirrors at the very centre of the city on Friday. His project consists of installing four oval metal mirrors in the shape of the number zero on a round sto

Society | June 22, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1495

Sizzling Hot Weather Hits Bulgaria, Balkan Peninsula

Bulgarians and visitors to the country were in for a scorcher on Friday as the mercury zoomed up to 40?° C.

Society | June 22, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 8924

Prehistoric Agriculture Tool Unearthed in Bulgaria

Bulgaria archaeologists made a unique finding of the prehistoric times near the Ohoden village, the Bulgarian National Radio reported on Friday. The find is a rare agriculture tool, which is made of volcanic material.

Society | June 22, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2128

Julio Iglesias to Thrill Bulgarian Fans September 17

The best-selling Spanish singer of all time Julio Iglesias is to enchant Bulgarian audience with a grand concert on September 17 in Sofia's National Palace of Culture. That will be the third visit to Bulgaria of the star.

Society | June 21, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 9317

Big Ben Replica Clock Unveiled at Sofia Business Park

A replica of the Big Ben clock was unveiled at the Sofia Business Park on Wednesday, as part of Beefeater Gin's new worldwide advertising campaign. The campaign, whose motto is "Forever London", focuses on the brand's traditional roots in the English cap

Society | June 20, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2025

Counter to Track Bulgarians' Sexual Satisfaction

A unique counter, which will keep track of Bulgarian couples sexual satisfaction, was opened Wednesday in downtown Sofia by the pop-folk diva Kameliya. The facility's construction is part of "Sex Flames" campaign leaded by Bulgaria's Sexual Medicine Asso

Society | June 20, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1471

Christina Aguilera Buys Osbournes' Mansion

The US pop diva Christina Aguilera bought the house of the Osbournes, showed in the popular series of the family. "I do not want to live in this home any more.

Society | June 20, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5543

Bulgarian Schoolchildren Prized for Essays on Radichkov

Bulgarian schoolchildren were once again challenged in a yearly competition to write essays on one of the literary miscellanies of prominent writer Yordan Radichkov. The author seen as living classic of Bulgarian literature passed away on January 21, 200

Society | June 19, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1372

Julia Roberts Gives Birth to Third Child

The world famous movie star Julia Roberts has given birth to her third child in a Los Angeles hospital on Monday. The little boy was named Henry Daniel Moder.

Society | June 19, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3099
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria