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Potter Fans Humbugged about Sixth Title

The rumours about the title of next Harry Potter's sequel, sixth in turn, have turned out to be a hoax, confirmed by a spokesman of author JK Rowling. The title of next book on Harry Potter's adventures has supposedly slipped into the web claiming that i

Society | June 29, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 914

"Titanic" Sculptor Exhibits in Sofia

The return of many Bulgarians back to their homeland after reaping professional success abroad has become the focus of a life-retrospective exhibition, which inaugurated the new art gallery Bulgari in Sofia. Sculptures by US-resident Valentin Vassilev de

Society | June 27, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 839

Children Celebrating Sea Smiles Festival

The northern coastal village of Balchik has been shining with child smiles from worldwide during the international contest festival Sea Smiles, due to end on July 1. The festival organized by the local municipality and the Future Sources child foundation

Society | June 27, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 611

Potter Next Book Title Looming

The next book on Harry Potter's adventures has supposedly slipped into the web claiming that the author JK Rowling has titled it Harry Potter and the Pillar of Storg?. Numerous fan sites dedicated to the teen magician have gone frenzy overnight trying to

Society | June 27, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4064

Sporting Dances Make Coastal Day

The coastal resort of Albena has seen a real flock of enthusiastic dancing couples from all over the world during the weekend. The glitzy Bulgarian resort hosts an international tournament at sporting dances, attended by 250 couples from over 20 countries

Society | June 26, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 524

Thousand Flocks to Street Parade

More than 1,000 youths flocked to center Sofia on Saturday afternoon to celebrate this year's street parade. The sixth annual edition of the popular musical event differed from previous years only with the lack of trucks mixing with the jubilant crowd.

Society | June 26, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 566

Bulgarian Basso Commemorated in Hometown

Famous Bulgarian basso Nikolay Ghiaurov, who died on June 2, will have a square named in his memory in his hometown of Velingrad. Ghiaurov, 73 died in an Italian hospital after falling ill of bronchopneumonia.

Society | June 26, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 639

Britney Engaged to Dancer

Pop diva Britney Spears got engaged to her boyfriend, dancer Kevin Federline, her publicist Nicole King announced. The two have been dating for about two months, and Kevin recently moved in with his loved one, reports say.

Society | June 26, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 851

Bulgaria's Church Frowning at Potter

Bulgaria's Church has raised an alarm over the Harry Potter movies. Clerics condemned incantation scenes that are repeatedly shown in the Potter films, which continue to stir craze among kids and teenagers internationally.

Society | June 26, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4765

Special Services Tribute to Legend Stoitchkov

Football superstar Hristo Stoitchkov was presented with a special medallion, bearing the logo of Bulgaria's special services. The present came just as the Bulgaria-born whiz was handed a special coaching license that is valid throughout Europe.

Society | June 26, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 614

Philip Kirkorov Goes Sumptuous in Sofia

Bulgarian-born Philip Kirkorov, Russia's richest and most flamboyant artist, staged a major show at the National Palace of Culture Thursday night after a big tour in the United States.

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2358

Pets: Having Puppies

The majority of female dogs really do quite well on their own when they whelp, and many times if we try to intervene we can make things more difficult. So here are some guidelines to simplify the process:

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 937

Forks and Corks: Tea Biscuits

Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 298

Fashion: The Essential of Buying Suit

First, let us begin with the color and patterns. If you are unsure of what is in style, stick to solids and certain stripes, such as pinstripe, chalk-stripe, beaded-stripe and multi-stripe.

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 729

Forks & Corks: Bulgarian Salad Recipe

Ingredients: 1 cup chopped pecans, 1 cup cream cheese, diced, 1/4 cup cream, 2 tablespoonsfuls lemon juice, 1/4 cup cream dressing Preparation: Marinate the cheese and nuts with the lemon juice.

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 622

Science: Teleportation Breakthrough Made

Scientists have performed successful teleportation on atoms for the first time, the journal Nature reports.

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 923

Health: Smoking Causes Bad Teeth

Smoking and a poor lifestyle are much more likely to be to blame for tooth decay in adulthood than eating sweets as a child.

Society | June 25, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2004

Swim Suit Season Sets In

The latest fashion trends in swim wear for summer 2004 were presented at a Hawaiian party in the Diplomatic Club in Sofia district Gornya Banya.

Society | June 24, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2331

Black Sea's Waters Reveal Ship Mystery

Bulgarian divers disclosed an unidentified ship hidden in the Black Sea waters near Kaliakra cape. Iliya Krystev, head of the expedition explained that the silhouette of the ship was first noticed at sonar photos.

Society | June 24, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1546

France in Photos Delights Sofia

Sofia has enjoyed the unique opportunity to see the photo exhibition "My France" by Andre Kertecz.

Society | June 23, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1167

Bulgarian Diva Tickles Italians' Fancy

Bulgarian catwalk diva Iren Onteva braces for a joint business with Italian investors. The Visages Agency fashion model, face of vodka Flirt, has recently returned from a visit to Italy, where she met with Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Society | June 23, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3260
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