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Pop Diva Ishtar Thrills Bulgaria

Israel's pop diva Ishtar will stage two major concerts in Bulgaria. The major pop star will come to Bulgaria for the second time July 22.

Society | July 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1120

Olympics Lingerie for Triumph

The upcoming Olympic games in Athens have inspired a special series of Triumph bras designed by Daniel Herman. The Swiss designer have developed an exclusive "T" bra line for Triumph International, embroidered in silk and decorated with stylish crowns.

Society | July 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1652

Germany Sees Thracian Exclusives

A major exhibition featuring 3,000 Thracian pieces from Bulgaria will open in Germany Thursday. The unique treasures of Rogozen, Panagyurishte and Valchitran will be among the main attractions in the event, which is Bulgaria's largest archaeological exhi

Society | July 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 519

Bulgaria Celebrates "Ilinden"

Bulgaria marks Tuesday 101 years since the legendary Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising, organized to fight the fractioning of the country. The 1878 Berlin Congress preceded the rebellion.

Society | July 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 618

Hair Musical Thrills Opera Fans

A week after torrential rain prevented the Hair performance on Sofia stage, opera fans were able to see Monday night the popular musical "live on the square".

Society | July 19, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 8177

Potter Book Record in Japan

The first printing of the Japanese language version of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" will reach a record of 2.9 million sets, local media said.

Society | July 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 756

Age-Old Wine Cellar Unearthed in US

A wine cellar believed to be 300-year-old has been uncovered in Virginia, US. Archeologists found eight bottles, all of them intact, inside the brick-walled space.

Society | July 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 939

Sofia Dressed in Graffiti

A festival for graffiti artists filled the center of Sofia with colour on Saturday. Participants in the Sprite Graffiti Fest competed in four different categories - Wild Style, Throw-up, Character and 3-D.

Society | July 17, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 827

Thracian Tomb Uncovered in Bulgaria

An ancient tomb with the bones of a Thracian leader has been uncovered in Bulgaria. Archeologists came upon the brick-built burial chamber near the village of Oryahovitsa, east of the city of Stara Zagora.

Society | July 17, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1705

Coastal Varna Delights Ballet Fest

The coastal town of Varna has turned into an international ballet capital for a 21-st time. The local summer theatre has seen the first edition of the popular ballet event 40 years ago.

Society | July 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1556

Sofia Exhibition Boosts Olympic Hopes

A week after the Olympic Flame went through Sofia, the spirit of the upcoming Olympic games in Athens has visited Bulgarian capital again with a special exhibition. Stamps and slogans imaging 72 photocopies of Greek marks dedicated to different summer Ol

Society | July 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548

Mailing Party in Bulgaria

Post offices in Bulgaria marked Friday 125 years since the country's network was founded. To mark the event, a contest for designing a postage stamp was launched for young Bulgarians.

Society | July 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 540

Health: First Steps in Fitness

If you are a beginner in exercising your body, the best thing would be to see your physician first. A medical check is necessary if you are over 35, you are a smoker, or haven't done any exercising in a long time.

Society | July 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 555

Fashion: Lightning Speed Dress-up

1. Sticks with classics - those clothing styles are much easier to mix than "hip" fashion.

Society | July 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 562

Forks & Corks: Tomato Soup

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups tomato, 1 1/2 cups water, 1 small onion, sliced, 2 tablespoons pearl barley, 1/2 tablespoon oil or butter substitute, 1 teaspoon salt Preparation: Cook together all the ingredients except the barley for twenty minutes.

Society | July 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 411

Bulgarian Tops Tourism Beauty Contest

Bulgarian fashion diva ended second at the international beauty contest Miss Tourism Planet 2004. Elisaveta Nikolchovska, 16, professional model at the Visages agency, competed with another 23 girls, aged 16-25, from worldwide in Greek capital Athens.

Society | July 15, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3218

Pets: Cat-Proof Your Home

Here are some simple tips on how to make your home safe for a kitten, and protect your belongings at the same time: Make sure chemicals and medications are stored on high shelves, or inside lockers.

Society | July 15, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 377

Bulgarian Beauties Conquer Rome

Five Bulgarian beauties, models of the Visages Model Group, took part in the "Alta Moda" fashion week in Rome. The Italian public enjoyed the splendor of Bulgarian fashion diva Gergana Polezhanova along with her young colleagues Nadezhda Yotova, Katya Tr

Society | July 15, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3583

"BG Site 2004" Enjoys BWA Support

The sixth edition of the Bulgarian contest "BG Site 2004" is aimed at promoting the Bulgarian web as a starting point for all Internet users. The slogan of the contest is " Start from here".

Society | July 14, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1005

National Geographic on Bulgarian Channel

World history, geography, archaeology, anthropology and wild life of National Geographic Channel will land on Bulgarian screens in full national language version. Currently Bulgarian fans of the popular scientific channel have been able to watch it on ca

Society | July 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1605

Sofia to Enjoy Bergman's Magic

A major festival dedicated to the life and the work of the great Swedish director Ingmar Bergman will take place in Sofia in October. During the three October weeks dedicated to Bergman Sofia will enjoy 23 movies of the great movie director.

Society | July 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 482
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