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Sensational Archaeological Discovery Near Shveshtari Amazes in Bulgaria

The Thracian royal tomb near the village of Shveshtari is one of the most sensational archaelogical discoveries over the past twenty years in Bulgaria. Perfect as architecture, it amazes both with its wealth of sculptural ornaments as well as the ritual o

Society | January 12, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7348

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Society | January 12, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 487

Bulgarian Archaeologists Found Rich Funeral of Thracian Chieftain

A funeral of a high-ranking Thracian aristocrat, devotee of the Orpheus cult, was discovered by Bulgarian archaeologists during excavations in what they call "Thracia's sacred valley." The rich Thracian was buried in a mound near the largest yet found Thr

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3715

Health: Apples and Tomatoes Good for Lungs

Scientists have found that if you want to have healthy lungs you should eat apples and tomatoes. It has been established that eating fresh fruit and vegetables can help to reduce the risk of asthma and chronic lung diseases.

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 617

Getting There: Solishta

Solishta is a small village in the Rhodopes situated 5km south of Shiroka Luka and lies hidden just under Turlata peak. The ruins of an ancient monastery complex and the ruins of two Second Bulgarian Kingdom fortresses named Gradishteto and Turlata lie ne

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 485

Pets: Tranquilize Cat To Travel?

Do you plan to fly with your pet this season? If your cat gets anxious or agitated by airplane travel, you might talk to your veterinarian about the use of tranquilizers for the trip. With veterinary instruction, cat owners can administer these medication

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 929

Science: The Year in Technology 3

Unsurprisingly, Internet use grew further in 2002, but nowhere more than in China. In April the number of people in China with access to the internet increased to 56.

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 752

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

SLAP HER, SHE'S FRENCH Comedy

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 379

Forks&Corks: Carrot Jam

Ingredients: 1 kilogram of big and well washed carrots, 1 kg of sugar, 1 glass of water, 1 teaspoonful of salt of lemon, 4-5 leaves of pelargonium or orange flavour How to cook: Peel the carrots and cut them into small pieces, or grate them.

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 390

Cinema Listings

(January 10th - January 16th) **BIAD**

Society | January 10, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 560

Slavi's Joke: Friends

This story sounds like a fairy tale. Once upon a time there were two boys who were great friends at school, but after graduation their ways separated.

Society | January 9, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 487

American Football Kings Crowned at Hilton Sofia

Hilton Sofia organizes a Super Bowl party on January 26 as AFC champions and NFC champions clash in San Diego for professional football's most desired trophy. Football fans may enjoy the match of the year live on a big screen, together with barbeque buffe

Society | January 7, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 390

Orthodox in Bulgaria Celebrate Saint John's Day

In the church calendar, this is the day celebrated in honour of Saint John the Baptist who baptized Jesus. It is also the holiday of all who bear the Saint's name.

Society | January 7, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 462

Bulgaria's Patriarch Performs Army Colors Ritual

Patriarch Maxim, head of Bulgaria's Orthodox Church, delivered a special ritual for the colors and the elite squads of Bulgarian armed forces in front of Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia. The religious-military ritual is to bring health and success to

Society | January 6, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1069

Pop Folk Remains Hot in Bulgaria

Pop folk music enjoys highest popularity among young Bulgarians with low incomes and poor education, shows a survey of polling agency Alpha Research for last year. 32% of the respondents pointed pop folk music as their favorite music, while 36% said they

Society | January 4, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 439

Girl from Varna Named Bulgaria's Baby of the Year

A girl born in the first minute of the New Year in the Black Sea city of Varna was named Bulgaria's Baby of the Year. After a lot was drawn, little Vessela was selected among the three pretenders born at the very start of 2003.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 663

Bulgaria's Baby of the Year Named Today

Three babies born in Bulgaria in the first minute of the New Year vie for the Baby of the Year title. A boy that took his first breath in the country's second city Plovdiv and two girls, one born in Bulgaria's second city Varna, the other from the town of

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 606

Pets: Essential Minerals for Dogs, Cats

Calcium and phosphorous are essential for dogs and cats. The ratio (Ca:P) is no less important than their amount, which depends on the age and status of the pet.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 468

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS Action/Adventure, Science Fiction/Fantasy and Drama

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 587

Cinema Listings

(January 3rd - January 9th) **BIAD**

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 613

Fashion: Optimise Your Winter Appearance

Luxury items are hot in 2003 winter fashions and fur is everywhere - hats, boots, collars, shawls, coats, vests! From long dangling mufflers casually tossed around the neck to intricately detailed knit sweaters and coats, knits are also dominant on the r

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350
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