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Newborn Son of Bulgaria's Princess Kalina Still Hidden from Media

The newly born son of Bulgaria's Princess Kalina will be transported secretly to the Vrana residence, as the royal family still wants to keep all private, Standart newspaper informed on Wednesday.

Society | March 21, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1778

Bulgaria Starts "Stop the Pain" Campaign

For the first time in Bulgaria, two of the biggest medical associations joined their efforts for a unique initiative - the one for fighting pain in all its forms.

Society | March 20, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 940

Bulgaria's Top Coiffeurs Cross Scissors at Beauty Awards

Coiffure Beauty magazine gathered the best Bulgarian hairdressers for its first annual alwards. Coming from all ends of Bulgaria, the coiffures spared no imagination on their models, creating futuristic, flamboyant and extravagant hairdos that few women

Society | March 19, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1711

Mining Company Donates Lung Equipment to Sofia ER

Chelopech Mining, Bulgaria's branch of Canadian company Dundee Precious Metals, has donated equipment to Sofia's Pirogov Emergency Institute. The life-saving lung ventilation equipment has been produced by Draeger Medical.

Society | March 19, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 862

World's Smallest Horse Raises Funds

The owners of the smallest horse in the world expect to raise at least USD 1 M for children organizations helping. The horse, called Diumka, is 43 centimetres high and weighs only 26 kilos.

Society | March 19, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 856

Mercury Goes up to 23C in Bulgaria

Bulgarians and visitors to the south of the country enjoyed a nice and warm weekend as the mercury zoomed up to 23C on Sunday. The spring-like temperatures were the highest in the towns of Sandanski, Southern Bulgaria, and hovered around 20C in the rest

Society | March 18, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1270

Stress, Internet Blamed for Japanese Dismal Sex Life

Stress at the workplace, less physical and more Web-based communication have been blamed for the Japanese citizens' lack of satisfaction in bed. A record 39.

Society | March 18, 2007, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2079

Sax Diva Candy Dulfer Thrills Bulgarian Fans

The world famous saxophonist Candy Dulfer and the women's jazz formation C.O.

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 21268

Kosturitsa Screens Maradona's Story

The legendary director Emir Kosturitsa finished the shooting of a documentary film, telling the true story of the Argentinean football star Diego Maradona. The work title of the movie is "Do Not Forget Fiorito".

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1344

Bulgaria Elects New Beauty Queen

Julia Jurevich, a 17-year-old beauty from the town of Kozloduy, was crowned Miss Bulgaria 2007 at a ceremony in Plovdiv. The second place in the competition was taken by 18-year-old Paulina Racheva from the Danube town of Russe.

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3280

EC Rep Awards Most Dignified Bulgarian

Michael Humphreys, Head of the European Commission Representation in Bulgaria handed Friday the prize of Bulgaria's Association of Regional Media for most dignified Bulgarian. The honoured person was Doctor Lyubomir Spasov from Lozenets hospital, who per

Society | March 17, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1138

Avon in Search of 15 Talented Bulgarian Designers

Among the many contests, games and reality shows, a new one has recently emerged. On Wednesday Avon Cosmetics Company announced it starts a competition for young and talented Bulgarian designers.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 980

Sofia Mayor Welcomes Legendary German Director

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov met the world famous director Volker Schloendorff on Friday. The Deputy Mayor of the Capital Municipality Jordanka Fandakova, the executive director of New Boyana Film David Varod and the Chairman of the US producers' companies

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 984

Stress Hormone Believed to Trigger HIV Development

Development of the HIV virus in the human body is highly dependent on person's emotionality, scientists have found. According to Alfred T.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 968

Egg Cell Successfully Defrozen, Inseminated for 1st Time in Bulgaria

In the hospital of Bulgarian doctor Atanas Shterev, specialists have successfully frozen, unfrozen and inseminated a human egg cell on Thursday. The news came from the biologist in the team Tania Milanich.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 636

Bulgaria's Men on the Path of Extinction

A total of 240,000 Bulgarian women can't find a partner because there simply aren't enough men in the country, UN's World population report stated. Each year there will be 4,000 more women who will be left without a partner, statistics show.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2036

Bulgarian Teacher Faints as Italian Designer Calls to Praise Her Daughter

Sofia teacher Boyka Milousheva recently had what she calls the most exciting call in her life, as Italian designer Roberto Cavalli called her to tell her what a beautiful daughter she has, daily Trud reported on Friday. "My students had to bring me round

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1698

Sofia Clubs

**Briliantin** 3 Moskovska Str.

Society | March 16, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 650

Last Harry Potter Book to Overflow the Market

The last book of the Harry Potter series will come out in the record 12 Million issues in the United States only.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2282

Eurobarometer: One in Ten Europeans Binge Drink

One out of ten Europeans binge drink, a special edition of the Eurobarometer poll showed on Thursday. Binge drinking is defined in the poll as having five or more drinks in one session, and the figure is double for the 15-24 age group.

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1070

Abramovich's Ex-Wife Gets USD 3 B after Divorce - Report

Russia's billionaire Roman Abramovich is to pay USD 3 B compensation to his ex-wife after their divorce, completed Wednesday, the British tabloid "Evening Standard" reported. The billionaire oil tycoon also plans to sell soon the FC Chelsea, the newspape

Society | March 15, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1287
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