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Forks and Corks: Bulgarian Kavarma Kebap

Ingredients: 3/4 kg of tender pork, 1/2 cupful of lard, 4-5 leeks, 1 spoonful of tomato paste, 1 teaspoonful of red pepper, 1 teaspoonful of pepper, 1/3 cupful of wine, 1 onion, parsley, 1 small hot pepper Directions: Chop the meat and fry it in the lard

Society | May 9, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 517

Fashion: Retro Styles Inspire Autumn's Individual Look

The nostalgic influences of the 1900'?s continue for autumn's fashion at H&M. This season, styles from different decades are mixed and matched to create a very individual personal style.

Society | May 9, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 448

Archaeology Buffs Admire Unique Thracian Gold Wreath in Sofia

A unique gold wreath of a Thracian chieftain is on display in the National Museum of History in Sofia since Thursday. The wreath decorated the head of an ancient chieftain who lived in the 4th century BC and which name is still unknown to the archeologis

Society | May 8, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3733

Asparagus & Strawberry Week at Hilton Sofia

Seasons Restaurant at Hilton Sofia organizes a most delicious Asparagus & Strawberry week to start on May 10.

Society | May 8, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 458

Archeologists Hope for ? Hit at Bulgarian Halka Bunar Site

Archeology fans in Bulgaria are excited by the excavations that are to resume this summer in Halka Bunar area, some 200km south of capital Sofia. The explorations which archaeologists from the New Bulgarian University have carried out for some years give

Society | May 7, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3243

Bulgaria Celebrates Army's Valour on St. George's Day

Bulgaria celebrated May 6, the day of Saint George the Victorious, the valour of its army. May 6 has been pronounced Day of the Bulgarian army with a decision of the Bulgarian Cabinet in 1993.

Society | May 6, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 654

Pets: Keep Them Fit

Just like their human counterparts, pets need a fitness regimen to keep them on the path to good health. There are different possibilities for cats and dogs.

Society | May 2, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 468

Slavi's Joke: Virility

A courtroom. Swarming with spectators...

Society | May 2, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 443

Health: More Tomatoes for Men

Research suggests that lycopene, a substance found in tomatoes, may play a role in lowering men's odds of developing prostate cancer. Cooked tomato products, such as tomato sauce, are particularly healthful.

Society | May 2, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 965

Science: Fish Feel Pain

The first conclusive evidence of pain perception in fish is said to have been found by UK scientists.

Society | May 2, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 444

Fashion: Long Live the Long Days and Short Skirts

The dreary days of winter are dead. Long live the long days -- and short skirts -- of spring.

Society | May 2, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 328

Reuters, Bulgarian State TV Reporters Awarded for Professionalism in Iraq

Defense Minister Svinarov awarded Wednesday Sofia-based Reuters photographer Oleg Popov and Bulgarian national television reporter Elena Yoncheva for their professionalism in covering the war in Iraq.

Society | April 30, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1360

Bulgaria Celebrates Easter

Bulgaria marked Easter on Sunday, after Patriarch Maxim served a solemn Easter liturgy at the St Nedelya Church in Sofia. The service in the night to Sunday was attended by President Parvanov, a ceremony broadcasted by the National Television.

Society | April 27, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 553

Easter in Bulgaria - a Crack for Luck

The Bulgarian Easter traditions are a variant of Orthodox Easter traditions and here egg cracking is good for more than just eating the egg. The bright red colored egg is the symbol of Easter for the Orthodox Christians all over the world.

Society | April 26, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1109

Orthodox Bulgarians Flock to Churches on Good Friday

This year, April 25 is Good Friday for orthodox Bulgarians. It is the Friday before Easter and it is believed to be the day Jesus has been crucified.

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 456

Bulgaria's Best Investigating Journalists Get Awarded

Bulgarian journalists were awarded on Thursday by British media experts and the UK embassy in Sofia for their investigations.

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 642

Striking Spectacle of Authentic Bulgarian Dances, Songs in Sofia

Performers of authentic Bulgarian songs and dances took the breath of the public with an impressive spectacle on Thursday night in Sofia's National Palace of Culture. The first private-run folklore ensemble in Bulgaria - Bulgare - staged a show that is m

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 591

National Contest against Smoking in Bulgaria Nears End

The deadline for sending pictures for participation in the National contest "No smoking" expires April 25. This is the seventh time the contest takes place in an effort to motivate children live a healthier life.

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1015

Slavi's Joke: Choice

So, here is a fairy tale! Once upon a time there lived a very wise man who had a son. The son had have long entered that specific age when marriage is imperative but had not mentioned a single word on the issue.

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 536

Fashion: Jil Sander Returns?

Fans of the mistress of minimalism, Jil Sander, will be happy to hear that she might return to the label that bears her name.

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 742

Science: Tea Helps Fight Off Infections

Drinking tea may prime the immune system to fight infections, researchers have said.

Society | April 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 790
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