Society

Bulgarian Designers Reap Applause on Paris Fashion Week

Two Bulgarian designers reaped the applause of fashion experts and guests of a haute couture review in Paris this week.

Society | January 27, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2350

Novinite.com's Youngest Member, Mother Leave Maternity Hospital

Novinite.com's youngest member, who came to the world on Wednesday, was released from hospital together with his mother.

Society | January 27, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1137

Forks&Corks: Quick Soda Loaf

Ingredients for two: 1 cup flour; 1 egg, 2 tablespoons vegetable oil; 250 ml yoghurt; ?? teaspoon baking soda; 100 g brined white cheese.

Society | January 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 515

To Go

SHERATON HOTEL SOFIA... ...where an exhibition of local pop and folk divas, painted without makeup on, welcomes the guests of the hotel and anyone who would wish to take a look.

Society | January 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 454

To Do

THINK... ...before you slide down a forbidden slope.

Society | January 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 557

One-Dose Anti-Flu Antibiotic Arrives in Bulgaria

Right in the midst of a flu epidemic, Pfeizer have announced that an ultra-effective antibiotic is now on the local market too. Patients only have to take one dose of the antibiotic to battle their flu, as that dose has a prolonged effect in time.

Society | January 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 647

UK Pop Star Smitten With Bulgarian Ice-skater

Bulgarian ice-skater Maria Fillipov has partnered up with Dunkan James from world-famous boy band "Blue" in the second season of ITV reality show "Dancing on ice".

Society | January 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4109

Bulgarians Not Keen on Learning Foreign Languages - Survey

Bulgarians and Swedes are the least enthusiastic about learning a second foreign language across the EU, an Italian foundation survey shows. Only 27% of their population is interested in speaking and learning more than one foreign language, says the foun

Society | January 26, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1650

Thai Delicacies at Hand in Sofia's Piccadilly Stores

Tastes and savours from all over Thailand can be found at hand in Sofia's Piccadilly chain of stores. Culinary products of sophisticated taste and creativity with exquisite taste will be offered for degustation within the Days of People's Cuisine opened

Society | January 25, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1039

Bird Flu Returns to EU through Hungary

Hungarian authorities have reported an outbreak of bird flu in the south-east of the country, the first instance of the virus in the EU since August, the European Commission said. "The European Commission has been informed by the Hungarian authorities to

Society | January 25, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1493

Ancient Songs of Wine Enchant Bulgarians

Sofia became the stage of a real wine feast on Wednesday, when ancient songs for the enchanting drink took the audience in the Altera art center on a journey through centuries of wine-praising. Starting with some of the oldest known songs in praise of wi

Society | January 25, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1290

UK's The Cure on Highest Demand for Concert in Bulgaria

UK alternative rock band The Cure organized an inquiry among their fans to find out where they are most wanted for a concert, part of their world tour.

Society | January 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 986

Novinite.com Family Grows by One Little Wonder

The family of Novinite.com grew with one more member on Wednesday, but it will be years before baby Eva will be able to join the team.

Society | January 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1072

Bulgarian Ex-Prostitutes to Create Haute Couture in Rome

Young Bulgarian women who were placed in Italian rehabilitation structures after being forced to prostitute will join the 2007 Spring/Summer Haute Couture in Rome. The initiative AltaModa, organized by the Alta Roma fashion association, has been opened t

Society | January 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1275

Bulgaria in the Grips of Flu

Twelve out of 26 district areas in Bulgaria were pronounced in "flu holidays" after the number of patients with the disease steadily crept up. The emergency holidays in all schools in these regions will be in place until Friday, January 26, the Education

Society | January 24, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1058

Musical Tops Oscar Nominations for 2006

The Oscar nominations for 2006 are topped by the musical Dreamgirls, which leads contenders with eight nominations. The drama movie Babel scores second with seven nominations, including picture and acting honors for two newcomers on the US screens.

Society | January 23, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3090

2.8% of Bulgaria's Population Down with the Flu

About 2.8 percent of the people in Bulgaria's population have contracted the flu that has been plaguing the country in the past couple of weeks.

Society | January 23, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 791

Bulgaria's Flu Epidemic to Peak in Days

Bulgaria will most likely see the peak of its flu epidemic for the year in the end of the week, doctors have predicted. Angel Kunchev from the Health Ministry's anti-epidemic department told Darik News he expected that the flu would also spread to the no

Society | January 23, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 699

Scandalous Novel Mars Bulgaria's Ex-Vice President Memory

A scandalous novel by the adopted daughter of late poetess and vice president of Bulgaria Blaga Dimitrova has hit the market amid public outcry and grave doubts of credibility. Hanna Dimitrova is a Vietnamese, who comes to Bulgaria after Dimitrova's visi

Society | January 22, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1226

Bulgaria's Darik Radio Marks Birthday with Special Programme

Bulgaria's Darik Radio had a special festive programme and many surprises for its audience on Monday when the popular medium celebrated its 14th birthday. The celebrations went under the motto "The difference is in the radio", and the audience was treate

Society | January 22, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1241

Bulgaria Tops Europe's Record High Temperatures

Temperatures in northern Bulgaria exceeded 20 degrees marking a new wintertime heat record on Sunday. The mercury hit 21 degrees centigrade in Pleven, outracing the 1948 record of 21 degrees.

Society | January 21, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1511