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Bulgarian Victorious at IT Contest

Microsoft has crowned a Bulgarian student as one of the winners in the second annual Imagine Cup student technology competition. Branimir Lambov of the University of Aarhus, Denmark, received the Imagine Cup 2004 Algorithm World Champion title and a cash

Society | July 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 573

Bulgarian Tops Alaska's Highest Peak

Bulgarian mountaineer and zoologist Boyan Petrov, who suffer from diabetes, returned safely to Sofia after conquering Alaska's highest peak Denali. With his latest achivement Petrov seeks once again to show that diabetic people can have the normal and dy

Society | July 11, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 586

Salsa Idol Performs in Sofia

One of world's most admired salsa dancers, Francisco Vasquez, staged a glamorous performance in Sofia Saturday night, accompanied by Monica Gonzalez.

Society | July 11, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1387

Sofia Enjoys Madam Butterfly

Puccini's Madam Butterfly was staged on Friday night as part of the on-going summer festival "Opera on the Square."

Society | July 10, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 838

Sofia Enchanted by Grandiose Fashion Show

The latest collection "Excelsior" by Bulgarian fashion designer Virginia Zdravkova fascinated all guests at the fashion show. Virginia Atelier's models were presented at the grandiose catwalk set for the "Spartacus" movie in the Boyana residence.

Society | July 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1149

Science: Cassini Encounters Titan's Methane Clouds

The Cassini-Huygens probe has seen the methane clouds of Saturn's biggest moonTitan.

Society | July 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 627

Forks & Corks: Bulgarian Kapama

Ingredients: 400 g of lamb, water, vinegar, wine, flour to cover the meat with pepper, 1 spoonful of tomato paste, a pinch of cinnamon, 2 cloves, parsley Preparation: Steep the meat in a marinade of water, vinegar, wine and spices to suit your taste: pep

Society | July 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 453

Pets: Doggy Manicure

If you are a first-timer in clipping your dog's nails, better ask your veterinarian to show you how to do it. Most pet stores offer special nail clippers designed for dogs, so it would be best to look for one.

Society | July 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 461

Health: Feet in the Heat

Summer may be all fun to you, but for your feet the sweating temperatures are hardship for the most part. That is mainly because of slower blood circulation, which causes your feet to puff up, and feel heavy and tired.

Society | July 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 396

Beauty: Self-Tanning Perfection

Self-tanning products are priceless in summertime, when you want to show a little more skin without the risk of sunburn. Grilling yourself on the beach all day long is also contra-indicated in case of varicose veins, migraine, or if you have very pale and

Society | July 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 437

Bulgarians Remix for Ministry of Sound

Bulgarian musicians from City Project made a remix for the major Ministry of Sound company. Despina Vandi's smashing hit Opa Opa was reshaped by the Bulgarians, KA Music announced.

Society | July 8, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 986

Bulgarian Face on Glitzy Fashion Cover

Bulgarian beauty Katya Peneva, a model of Visages Model Group, is the new face on the cover of the French fashion Femina Magazine. Katya, is currently in Milan, where she is working for the Woman agency.

Society | July 8, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2200

Vienna Royal Exhibition Visits Sofia

Three-in-one exhibition invites art-lovers in Sofia to delight over Austrian canvasses and artefacts from Vienna's Royal Court. With three separate collections exhibited in the capital's National Gallery for Foreign Arts, Austria marks the 125th annivers

Society | July 7, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 709

Novinite.com Credits Go to Top Skaters

Bulgaria's top figure skaters Albena Denkova and Maxim Staviski were happy to receive the Personality of The Year 2003 Award by Novinite.com.

Society | July 7, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1133

Bulgarians 3rd Among World's Young Physicists

The team of the American college of Sofia swept the third place in 17th International Young Physicists' Tournament.

Society | July 7, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1536

Bulgarian Duo Sweeps Int'l Music Contest

Bulgarian duo Karizma have won the Sunflower Festival 2004 taking place in Serbia. Miro and his fragile female partner Galya reached the first place amidst tough competition by a total of 40 performances.

Society | July 7, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3725

Searing Heat Creeps across Bulgaria

Searing heat is on its way to raise temperatures up to nearly 40 degrees across the country till end of this week, meteo forecasts alarm. The peak is expected on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, a week ahead of the usually hottest days of the year.

Society | July 6, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 630

Salsa Idol Teaches in Sofia

One of world's most admired salsa dancers, Francisco Vasquez, is expected to visit Bulgaria, local media reported. He will take part in dance events in the Bulgarian capital, and even give salsa lessons.

Society | July 5, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 747

Summer Garden Pampers Guests

Sofia's Saint George Restaurant will offer its guests an impressive summer garden decorated with a unique two-tone aquarium and exquisite cuisine from seven different types. The glitzy event was attended by numerous high-life celebrities who watched the E

Society | July 5, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 771

Ocean Yields Unique Ming Treasure

A unique treasure trove of the Ming dynasty porcelain was recovered from a shipwreck near the coast of Malaysia.

Society | July 4, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1073

Moscow Enchanted by Bulgarian Fashion

Six Bulgarian fashion houses presented their latest collections in the luxurious Moscow "Crocus City Mall". Bulgarian lingerie, everyday clothing, wedding dresses and jewelry were presented during the show.

Society | July 3, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 725
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