Society

Seven Rival for World's Ugliest Dog

Seven dogs are rivaling for the title World's Ugliest Dog after Li'l Sam - last year's Chinese Crested whose mug catapulted him to world fame - passed away. Li'l Sam, aged 14, had stepped into the limelight with appearances on CNN, Late Show with Carson

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 40219

Ramsey London Presents New Line in Sofia

British fashion house Ramsey London presented its latest collection for elegant men in Sofia on Thursday.

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1835

Bulgarian Royals on Vacation with Norway Crown Prince Family

Norway's Crown Prince Haakon Magnus and his wife Mette-Marit are on vacation with Bulgarian Prince Kyril Preslavski and his wife Rosario Nadal, Spanish media reported. The two royal families are taking a rest at Palma de Mallorca.

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5033

Forks&Corks: Potatoes with Garlic, Lemon, Oregano

Ingredients: 3 pounds baking potatoes, peeled and cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 565

Science: Mars Reveals "Smiley Face"

Images taken by Europe's Mars Express spacecraft reveal a crater on the Red Planet that looks like a "smiley face".

Society | April 14, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 468

Bulgarian Macho Dives into Manhunt Contest

Bulgaria has seen off a young and handsome former basketball player to struggle for the title of world's best male model.

Society | April 13, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6266

Bulgaria's Top Rappers Head on Tour

Bulgaria's biggest hip-hop stars, the Upsurt trio, are soon to kick off a national tour. Starting May 10 in Veliko Tarnovo, the concerts will continue until May 18.

Society | April 13, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 552

Bulgaria Looks to Busta Rhymes

Busta Rhymes is soon to become the biggest hip-hop megastar with a live show in Bulgaria, it emerged Wednesday. According to reports in local newspapers, the famous rapper would perform in Stara Zagora, central Bulgaria, on June 13.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 713

Bulgarian Artist Displays Memory-Inspired Scenery

Bulgaria's renowned artist Gredi Assa opened in Sofia a new exhibition, titled "Places" that shows his somewhat abstract view of the places he has visited.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

Simply Red Usher September in Bulgaria

The legendary UK pop band Simply Red will bring the autumn to Bulgaria with their concert scheduled for September 1. The gig of the British pop act will take place at Sofia's Festivalna Hall.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 907

Designer Unveils Warmer Days' Trends

Popular fashion designer of Bulgaria Nelly Koleva revealed Tuesday her newest collection to lure ladies in Spring/Summer 2006.

Society | April 12, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 658

Sofia Prepares Flowers, White Walls for J.Lo

Jennifer Lopez demands white walls in her dressing room, organizers of the diva's concert in Sofia said Tuesday. The Latin superstar also likes flowers.

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4977

Le Figaro: Bulgaria Casts Spell on Foreign Moviemakers

Leading French newspaper Le Figaro praised the tremendous potential of Bulgaria as a shooting site for foreign movie productions. The comprehensive article was inspired by and published after the wrapping up of the shooting of "Vatanen's Hare", featuring

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 789

Tipsy Folk Singer Wins Bulgaria's VIP Brother

Pop-folk macho Konstantin triumphed over Miss Bulgaria 1999 in the final of the VIP Brother reality show, a clash anticipated with great eagerness by the audience. The happy winner, who pockets BNG 50 000, treated himself with alcohol before stepping out

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1557

ONYX Blow up Own Afterparty in Sofia

American hip-hop legends ONYX gave their Bulgarian fans more than they'd ever expected when they appeared at the afterparty to their Sofia concert on Monday, an SNA reporter witnessed. After a smashing performance at the capital's Hristo Botev Hall in th

Society | April 11, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 655

Still No Heat in Bulgaria for J Lo's Gig

It seems as if passionate diva Jennifer Lopez is unable to intrigue the Bulgarian audience as her colleagues from Depeche Mode did. Instead of the expected queues of fans waiting to get their pass for a close up meeting with the Latin diva, there were ha

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1195

Bulgaria Tolerant Towards Prostitution - Survey

There is a great tolerance towards prostitution in Bulgaria, a survey of MBMD polling agency showed. Mira Yanova from MBMD explained that interviews with prostitutes, clients and girls aged 14 to 20 have been carried out.

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 971

Bulgarian Violin Guru Special Guest at Rolling Stones Show

Bulgaria-born violin virtuoso Vasko Vassilev was among the special guests at the Shanghai's show of rock legends Rolling Stones, which was a part of the band's tour "A Bigger Bang". Besides a big fan of the band for more than 10 years the Bulgarian viol

Society | April 10, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2238

Bulgarian Jazz Diva Brings out New Album

Bulgarian jazz diva Kameliya Todorova presented her new album Saturday night with a spectacular show in the Youth Theatre in Sofia. Todorova's seventh album "Feels like" is influenced by the contemporary soul music, with a dash of her own style - a style

Society | April 9, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 520

New Therapy Defies Cancer in Bulgaria

A new cancer-healing method has already proven successful in Bulgaria, reports claim. The revolutionary therapy directly attacks the tumors' blood vessels, thus preventing the forming of new ones.

Society | April 8, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1144

Eros Orders Unique Designer Shirt for Sofia

Eros Ramazzotti will put on a special T-shirt to gladden his Bulgarian fans this summer, the press said. Dolce & Gabbana will create a unique garment with the print "Sofia" on it for the megastar crooner.

Society | April 8, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1251