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Getting There: Arbanassi

The architectural and historical reserve Arbanassi is a place worth visiting in Bulgaria. It is located 4 km northeast of Veliko Turnovo, one of Bulgaria's most ancient towns.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 974

Slavi's Joke: Crossroads

This is a story about the tough life and complicated perceptions of the people whose vocation it is to control how traffic regulations are observed, i.e.

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 529

Health: Natural Cure for Painful Eyes

Many people enjoy today the assets of civilization, including computers and television, which definitely have many advantages but in many cases they have negative influence on our health. Most of the people who live and work in the city spend hours in fro

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 620

Science: The Year in Technology 2

Over 2002, the race to build the world's most powerful scientific supercomputer gained momentum. In April, Japan's Earth Simulator at the Marine Science and Technology Center in Kanagawa was crowned as the new supercomputing world champion when tests prov

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 424

Forks&Corks: Stewed Chicken with Vegetables

Ingredients: 1 chicken (about 1 kg), 100 ml vegetable oil, 1 onion, 2 tomatoes, 1 celery, 1 ? tablespoons flour, 1 glass of white wine, 2-3 garlic cloves, 1 teaspoon paprika, black pepper, 1 bay leaf and salt to taste. How to cook: Run salt on the outsid

Society | January 3, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 624

New Year's Open Air Parties Across Bulgaria

New Year's celebrations were organized in a number of municipalities across Bulgaria. Citizens and guests at the capital Sofia went to the traditional New Year's concert on Batenberg square.

Society | December 31, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2292

2003 - Year of the Goat

For about four thousand years the Chinese civilization has had its own brand of astrology, different from and yet perfectly compatible with Western astrological tradition. In the Chinese system, time runs in sixty-year cycles divided into five sections of

Society | December 29, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1168

Your Horoscope for 2003

ARIES: The start of the New Year is a time for challenge and growth for Aries. Around January 2nd, you may have a few weeks where you're feeling intensely nostalgic and wistful.

Society | December 29, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 903

Health: Beat Holiday Hangovers

The Christmas season is always a round of parties. The only drawback to all this good cheer is the hangovers that are bound to follow when you over-indulge.

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 500

Getting There: Stoikite

The village of Stoikite is located near the international winter resort Pamporovo. Stoikite is a true oasis of piece and quiet.

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 457

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

SPY KIDS 2 Action/Adventure and Kids/Family

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 384

Forks&Corks: White Cheese in a Clay Bowl

Ingredients: 300 g cheese

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 397

Cinema Listings

(December 27th - January 2nd) **BIAD**

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 519

Fashion: Look Great, Be Creative on New Year's Eve

As 2002 winds down to a close, most of us turning our attention toward a fashionable dilemma: What to wear on New Year's Eve? This year's party clothing ranges from silk and jewels to flannel pajamas. Sales of formal party dresses at department stores are

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 522

Slavi's Joke: Bulgarian Experience

This is a real life story. It happened in Austria on a parking lot by the highway to Zalsburg.

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 720

Science: The Year in Technology

2002 saw technological developments that promise to keep computer systems more secure. In May, the first ever commercial quantum encryption device was unveiled by Swiss company id Quantique.

Society | December 27, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 587

Bulgarians "Surmount Warps Against Mental Treatment"

Bulgarians started to pay more attention to their mental condition, prominent psycoanalyst Madlen Algafari said in an interview for novinite.com.

Society | December 26, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 623

Bulgaria Enjoys White Christmas

Snow cover across Bulgaria is slim - no more than 1-2 cm - with snowfalls in Northwestern Bulgaria, mainly Botevgrad and Samokov. Temperatures below zero are to make roads icy and slippery so drivers are advised to be very careful and avoid, if possible,

Society | December 25, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 468

Orthodox Bulgarians Mark Christmas Earlier than Russians, Serbs

Bulgarian orthodox Christians that constitute 82.6% of the country's population will celebrate Christmas on December 25 together with most Christians but unlike the orthodox believers in Jerusalem, Russia, Georgia and Serbia.

Society | December 25, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 679

Bulgarians Gather for Christmas Eve Supper

Christmas Eve is one of the oldest family holiday, also called Malka koleda /Little Christmas/, which follows a forty-day Advent, starting on 15 November. Folk beliefs hold it that the Mother of God began her labours on St.

Society | December 24, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 559

Weekly Horoscope

ARIES (Mar.

Society | December 22, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 782
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