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Bulgarian Author to Present World's First Book Written on Facebook

"111 Rules on Facebook" by the long-time Bulgarian journalist, businessman, and PR expert, Maxim Behar, will be presented in Sofia Wednesday, June 10, 2009.

Society » Culture | June 5, 2009, Friday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2410

Sofia Airport Presents European Images Exhibit

The exhibit "European Images" of Bulgarian artist, Bozhidar Ikonomov, was launched Thursday at the terminal 2 of Sofia's Airport.

Society » Culture | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 18:01 | Viewed: 2042

Sofia Design Week Attracts World Legends

Sofia Design Week starts Friday in Sofia with leading names in the World of design coming together in the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Culture | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 17:59 | Viewed: 2352

Bulgaria Belogradchik Slip to 3rd Place in New Wonders Ranking

The miraculous rock formations near the northwest Bulgarian town of Belogradchik moved down one place to third position in the global campaign to select the world's new Seven Wonders.

Society » Culture | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 19:49 | Viewed: 1717

Armenia Marks Year of Bulgaria Culture

A number of concerts are scheduled form May 29 to June 4 as part of the official celebration of the Year of Bulgarian Culture in Armenia.

Society » Culture | June 1, 2009, Monday // 19:30 | Viewed: 1457

Renown Bulgarian Actress Stoyanka Mutafova Stars in Her Last Role

Perhaps the most popular Bulgarian theater actress, Stoyanka Mutafova, is bracing for her retirement at the age of 87.

Society » Culture | June 1, 2009, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 4298

Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria Mark Ascension Day

The Orthodox church in Bulgaria marks Thursday Ascension Day, or the so called Spasovden, which relates to the ascension of Jesus into heaven following his crucifixion and resurrection.

Society » Culture | May 28, 2009, Thursday // 09:03 | Viewed: 1473

Bulgaria Opens European Philatelic Exhibition 2009

The European Philatelic Exhibition Bulgaria 2009 was opened in Sofia on Wednesday.

Society » Culture | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 16:33 | Viewed: 2629

Austrian Movie Gets Cannes Best Film Award

Austrian film "The White Ribbon" has won the Palme d'Or, the main prize at the Cannes Film Festival.

Society » Culture | May 25, 2009, Monday // 10:30 | Viewed: 1417

Bulgaria Celebrates Day of Slavic Script and Culture

Statesmen, scientists, teachers, schoolchildren, students and hundreds of citizens are to pay tribute today to the deed of Sts Cyril and Methodius, the creators of the Cyrillic alphabet.

Society » Culture | May 24, 2009, Sunday // 09:45 | Viewed: 2897

Young Bulgarian Talents Awarded Scholarships

Twelve Bulgarian students from the National Music Academy were awarded scholarships in an art competition on Thursday.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2009, Thursday // 16:04 | Viewed: 1369

Bulgarian Art Week Set to Debut in Shanghai

Bulgarian Art Week will be opened Thursday in Shanghai Times Square, China by the Consul General of Bulgaria, Ivan Dimitrov.

Society » Culture | May 21, 2009, Thursday // 10:10 | Viewed: 3995

Night of Museums Events Taking Place across Bulgaria

Dozens of Bulgarian museums and galleries have joined the Night of the Museums initiative dedicated to the International Day of Museums, May 18.

Society » Culture | May 16, 2009, Saturday // 19:32 | Viewed: 2193

Piano Virtuoso George Duke to Perform in Bulgaria

Virtuoso piano player George Duke will perform for the first time in Bulgaria on May 17 in Hall 1 of the National Palace of Culture (NDK).

Society » Culture | May 16, 2009, Saturday // 13:26 | Viewed: 2249

Eurovision 2009 Picks Its 25 Finalists

The Eurovision 2009 song contest held the second semi-final on Thursday night to determine another ten countries of the 25 finalists to compete on Saturday night.

Society » Culture | May 15, 2009, Friday // 08:23 | Viewed: 4450

Western Media Make Bulgaria Eurovision Runner Laughing Stock

Bulgaria's runner in the Eurovision contest this year sang out of tune from the beginning to the end of his performance, German and Swiss newspapers argued.

Society » Culture | May 14, 2009, Thursday // 17:08 | Viewed: 3616

Eurovision Marked by Bulgarian Presence beyond Illusion Song

Despite the fact that the official Bulgarian song did not make it to the Eurovision finals, the contest was marked by some better Bulgarian participation.

Society » Culture | May 13, 2009, Wednesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 3414

Bulgaria Fails to Make Eurovision 2009 Song Contest Final

The Bulgarian contender for the Eurovision 2009 Song Contest, Krassimir Avramov, and his song "Illusion" failed to qualify for the Eurovision final.

Society » Culture | May 13, 2009, Wednesday // 00:04 | Viewed: 3952

Bulgaria Icon Exhibition Opened in Paris Church

An exhibition dedicated to Bulgarian icons has been opened in Paris, to mark the 130th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Bulgaria and France.

Society » Culture | May 12, 2009, Tuesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 3107

Bulgaria Orthodox Church Celebrates Sts Cyril and Methodius

Bulgaria's Orthodox Church celebrates Monday, May 11, the feast day of Sts. Cyril and Methodius, two of the fathers of the Slavic literary culture.

Society » Culture | May 11, 2009, Monday // 13:42 | Viewed: 3603

Eurovision 2009 Opens in Moscow

Moscow will officially open on Sunday the 54th Eurovision Song Contest, which it hosts for the first time after last year's success of Dima Bilan in Serbia.

Society » Culture | May 10, 2009, Sunday // 12:24 | Viewed: 3902
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