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Bulgarian Style in "Sex and the City"

There has been some Bulgarian style in the glamour of the TV series of "Sex and the City" that recently won two 2004 Primetime Emmy Awards.

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2105

More Money for Bulgaria's Valley of Kings

Bulgaria's archaeological expedition TEMP 2004 will receive additional BGN 20,000 to continue its work in the so-called "Valley of Kings" near the city of Kazanluk. Kazanluk's mayor Stefan Damyanov will allot the money for the expedition.

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3677

Bulgaria Marks World Heart Day

People in Sofia could go out and walk for health on the World Heart Day (WHD)- September 26. Children in Bulgaria and abroad are increasingly adopting unhealthy lifestyles and the leading causes of heart disease and stroke, obesity, poor diets, smoking a

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 449

US Book Praises Bulgaria's Courage in WWII

The "King's Ransom," recently released in the US tells the story of Bulgaria's Tsar Boris III and unveils his efforts to save its entire population of nearly 50,000 Jews from Hitler's concentration camps. Jan Beazely and Thom Lemmons' book is based on a

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 587

Bulgaria Boasts "World's Oldest "Sanctuary

The ancient sanctuary unearthed on Friday in Bulgaria is probably one of the oldest temples in the world. In the words of Georgi Kitov, head of the archeological expedition, the temple dates back to the beginning of 5th century BC.

Society | September 25, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4144

Beauty Festival Charms Sofia

The International Festival of the Hairstyle started in Sofia on Saturday. Hairdressers from Bulgaria, Russia, Ukraine, Italy, France, Germany, Macedonia and Romania showed their professional skills to all people interested in the secrets of hairstyling.

Society | September 25, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 688

Bulgarian Opera Diva Auditions Talents

Bulgarian opera prima Raina Kabaivanska auditioned the candidates for her master class. More than 56 talents from Bulgaria, Macedonia, Georgia, Ukraine, Great Britain, France, Italy and Argentina have declared their willingness to join Kabaivanska's clas

Society | September 25, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 823

Six Authors Rival for Best Bulgarian Novel

The best Bulgarian novel published in 2003 will be selected from six short-listed authors rivaling for a prize of USD 10,000 and a translation in English language. The works of Hristo Karastoyanov (Utopia: The Other Way to Hell), Stefan Kisyov (The Execu

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2386

Best Beer Draughter Wins Belgium Trip

The best beer draughter from a contest held in a popular bar in downtown Sofia already packs his luggage for a trip in Belgium. In a hot rivalry with actors, producers, journalists, and in the presence of Belgium's Ambassador to Bulgaria Philippe Beke, t

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 502

Bulgaria's Valley of Kings Opens for Tourists

A new sightseeing service around Bulgaria's Valley of the Kings, near the town of Kazanlak, is expected to kick off within days. Kossyo Zarev has told Bulgarian news agency the program envisages a Thracian-valley-round tour guided by an archeologist from

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 888

Bulgarian Indiana Jones Finds Ancient Sanctuary

The entrance of an ancient sanctuary was revealed by the archeological expedition of Georgi Kitov, the discoverer compared to movie-hero Indiana Jones for his historic findings over the last couple of months. The Thracian sanctuary was found Friday in th

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1050

Bulgarian Apostle Bust Stands up in Thessaloniki

A bust-monument of Bulgarian Apostle Vassil Levski was inaugurated Friday in front of Bulgarian Consulate in Greek's town of Thessaloniki. The sculpture is a replica of the apostle's monument in Bulgarian town of Tchirpan and is made by Ivan Blazhev.

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 520

Spain Sees Bulgaria's Unique Gold Mask

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg will present to Spain the Thracian mask found recently near the Shipka Peak in Bulgaria. Special leaflets with photo of the mask will be handed out during Saxe-Coburg's visit to Spain, which starts September 2

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2286

Bulgarian Beauty Undergoes New Surgery

Bulgarian top model Tsetsi Krassimirova could not participate in a Thursday night fashion review in Sofia because she was undergoing another surgery in Germany.

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 979

Bulgaria's Bronze King Sculptured by Phidias

The ancient Greek sculptor Phidias might have created the unique bronze head of a Thracian ruler, recently found in Bulgaria. The founder of the bronze head archaeologist Georgi Kitov said that Phidias might have scultured the head dated back to 5 centur

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 9530

Polish Movie Guru Visits Sofia

World famous Polish theatre and film director Krzysztof Zanussi will visit Sofia in the end of September on the occasion of Bulgarian National Theatre 100 year's anniversary. He will present his theatre play "The Inaccessible", two of his latest films an

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 556

Gel Instead of Pills

Indian scientists have developed a new technology for drug delivering to human body. Instead of pills or injections patients will be offered gel-like medicines - easy to swallow and to be absorbed by the stomach.

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 402

PC Mouse to Be Replaced by PC "Nouse"

A Canadian has invented a new kind of PC mouse that can be directed by the nose.

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 489

Fashion: Hoop Earrings

Hoop earrings are one of the most versatile pieces in one's jewelry box. Varying in size and material, they can be worn with almost everything.

Society | September 24, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 281

Opera Prima Stages in Sofia

The world-famous opera diva Raina Kabaivanska staged in Bulgaria Hall under the conduction of Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra Thursday night. The Bulgarian-born prima performed opera aria from Masne, Puccini, Mascani, Tchaikovski, Verdi, Belini.

Society | September 23, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 480

Futuristic Works Take on National Gallery Walls

Bulgaria and Italy have proved to strengthen all kinds of bilateral relations, putting the stress on cultural events alongside economic relations. With a look in the future, Italy revealed to Bulgarian audience the works of one of its most prospective fu

Society | September 23, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 475
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