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Busta Rhymes Drops the Big Bang in Sofia June 20

Busta Rhymes, set to become the biggest hip-hop megastar with a live show in Bulgaria, will stage his concert in the capital on June 20, organizers announced.

Society | May 19, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1639

Last Human Genome Revealed

The sequence of the last chromosome in the human genome has been identified to wrap up the Human Genome Project. Chromosome one is the largest of the human chromosomes, containing about 8% of our genome.

Society | May 19, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 641

Forks&Corks: Grilled Oysters

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice

Society | May 19, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 427

Health: Movies Therapy

The healing power of films has been winning more and more supporters around Europe.

Society | May 19, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 34909

Bulgaria Misses Eurovision Final Yet Again

Charming brunette Mariana Popova from Bulgaria failed to qualify for the Eurovision final to take place Saturday.

Society | May 18, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2558

Cellphone Helps Detecting Love Pair

For mobile users struggling to know if they have found new love, a Cellphone Love Detector has been invented.

Society | May 18, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 771

Shao-Lin Monks to Cast Spell on Sofia

Some twenty monks from the world-famous Chinese Shao-Lin monastery will dance and show off mastership in the heart of Sofia.

Society | May 18, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 643

Nokia-Inspired Fashion Sold For Charity

Three gowns created in Bulgaria to celebrate Nokia's L'Amour series have sold for EUR 2,100. The money will be granted to a children medical and social care center in Pernik, south of Sofia, organizes of the tender announced.

Society | May 18, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 859

Paco Pena's "A Compas" Brings Flamenco Rhythm to Sofia

The latest offering from flamenco supremo Paco Pena, "A Compas", filled with tenderness and passion the National Palace of Culture in Sofia Wednesday evening. The concert took place within the framework of the European Music Festival and marked the anniv

Society | May 18, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 784

Bulgaria's HIV Number Grows to 605

Bulgaria's HIV-positive patients on record were 605 in February, an official report has shown. The fatal disease has been spreading mostly among men, younger people and residents of larger cities.

Society | May 17, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 466

Sofia Singing of Bocelli with Bulgarian Soprano

Bulgaria's soprano Tsvetelina Maldzhanska will line up angel-voiced Andrea Bocelli in his concert on May 21, confirming earlier rumours about her appearance on stage.

Society | May 17, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 821

Bulgarian Museums Open Doors Free of Charge

More than 30 museums in Bulgaria will meet visitors free of charge on May 18, the International Museum Day. In some places history lovers will be offered to see brand new exhibitions, Rumyan Ganchev, from the National Centre on Museums, Galleries and Art

Society | May 17, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 672

Berbatov Crowned Bulgaria's Most Stylish

Football star Dimitar Berbatov was named Bulgaria's Most Stylish Man in a traditional ceremony on Monday night. The blue-eyed charmer, who moved from the Bundesliga to London just recently, was nominated for the award together with pop veteran Orlin Gora

Society | May 16, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2166

Bananas in Danger of Extinction

Much love banana fruit is threatened with extinction, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned. It says wild banana species are rapidly going extinct as Indian forests are destroyed, while many traditional farmers' varieties are also disapp

Society | May 15, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 925

Sofia Prima Provokes with Mozart? Spectacle

Fantasy, madness, grotesque, beauty and horror mingle in the latest spectacle of the former Sofia ballet prima donna Masha Ilieva, unveiling the wanderings of the mind of a genius. "Mozart?" is the provocative name of the performance, inspired by the 250t

Society | May 14, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 925

Salsa Festival Sweeps Sofia in Full Swing

A three-day festival gathered a horde of salsa stars at the centre of Sofia. More than 4000 participants from Bulgaria, USA, UK, Holland, Germany, Spain, France, Romania and Turkey swirled through passionate dances during the practical lessons that feat

Society | May 13, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1527

Democracy Killed Bulgarians' Rocking Sex Life - Expert

Experts have mercilessly dismantled the myth of Bulgarian men's sexual prowess, saying that more than half of them try to beat erectile dysfunction. To the dismay of Bulgarian women, data shows that the sexual power of Bulgarian men now equals that of an

Society | May 13, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1687

Bulgaria's Galinel: Sexy with an Oriental Edge

The latest collection of fashion house Galinel reaffirmed its long-time message - women are at their coolest and sexiest when they are most audacious.

Society | May 13, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 42715

Bulgarian Promoters to Sue JLo for Cancellation

Bulgarian promoters Pick and More have teamed up with their colleagues from the rest of the cities where Latin diva Jennifer Lopez cancelled her tour to sue her. Apart from the star's fee, the organizers of her Bulgarian gig admitted that they had spent

Society | May 12, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1856

Under-3 Babies Watch Own TV Channel

A first-of-its-kind TV channel has premiered in the US this week designed specifically for babies under the age of three.

Society | May 12, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 929

Pets: Dolphins "Name" Each Other

Dolphins communicate in a manner similar to humans by calling each other by "name", scientists have found. The human-friendly mammals are able to recognise themselves as well as other members of the same species as individuals with separate identities, u

Society | May 12, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1125