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Bulgarian Artist Makes Life Lookback

Bulgarian artist Gredi Assa opened a retrospective exhibition to mark his 50th anniversary. The expo goes under the name Autobiographic.

Society | April 22, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 788

All-round Recognition for Actor Slabakov

Bulgarian actor Petar Slabakov, 81, will get an Askeer Award for his entire creative work. The yearly theater awards will be handed out for the 14th time this year.

Society | April 22, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 410

Veteran Mag Celebrates Fresh Image

Bulgarian veteran journal Paraleli surprised its readers with a different and fresh image. To celebrate the metamorphosis, a huge globe pasted up with Paraleli covers was constructed.

Society | April 22, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 561

Bulgarian Sweeps Greek Beauty Crown

A Bulgarian teen has won the crown at Greek beauty contest Miss Young. The 16-year-old Violeta Rasheva was favored by the jury among 26 girls participating in the pageantry last Monday.

Society | April 22, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2784

Bulgaria Marks Int'n'l Earth Day

Bulgaria will join the world to mark the international Earth Day on April 22 for the second time.

Society | April 22, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 522

Bodyart Tickles Beauty Freaks in Sofia

Bulgarian body artists opened this year's Arena Beauty expo in Sofia.

Society | April 21, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1402

"International Joyce" Exhibition Opens in Sofia

An exhibition of the life and works of the internationally renowned Irish author James Joyce will be held from April 21 - May 7 at the National Library in Sofia.

Society | April 21, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 589

Playmate Flavors Sofia Fashion Show

Red-hot lingerie shown by a Playboy model titillated fashion buffs in Sofia. Magdalina Valchanova was one of the knockouts that opened the Bulgarian pr?t-a-porter this season.

Society | April 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7514

Russian Ballet Stars Back in Bulgaria

Soloists of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre will once again stage major performances in Bulgaria.

Society | April 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 816

Bulgarian Tipped for Emmy

Bulgarian director Bronislav Likomanov has been nominated for an Emmy Award for the famous cartoon "Rugrats". Likomanov lives in the US with his wife and two children.

Society | April 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 661

Paris Delights over Bulgarian Canvasses

Bulgarian artist is opening today an exhibition in Paris. Besides Mikhail Lalov's paintings, the Cite des Arts will host canvasses by artists from all over the world.

Society | April 19, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 591

Harry Potter Creator among World's ‘Most Influentual'

JK Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter books, entered Top 100 of world's most influential people.

Society | April 19, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1135

South African Week at Radisson SAS Sofia

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of establishing the democracy at the Republic of South Africa, Radisson SAS Grand Hotel organizes South African week from April 20 to April 29. The days of celebration will feature typical South African food, prepa

Society | April 18, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 768

No-Match Skull in Bulgaria Puzzles Scientists

Bulgarian scientists have found yet another skull in the Rhodope Mountains, which apparently has no analogy on the Earth.

Society | April 17, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 974

Russia Boasts Penis Implantation

Russian surgeons have implanted a new penis to a lieutenant hurt by grenade. The patient, referred to as Alexei, had lost his penis and his right testicle.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3259

Faithless Head for Skopje after Sofia Gig

After their concert in Sofia Friday night, Faithless will continue their tour in Skopje and Belgrade. The band are promoting their latest album No Roots, but also perform some of the older stuff.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 917

African Cave Boasts Oldest Known Jewellery

The earliest known jewellery, made 75 000 years ago by someone living in a cave overlooking the Indian Ocean, was found in a South African cave.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 566

Cosmonauts Send a Peace Message from Sofia

Cosmonauts from different countries joined Bulgarian kids and called upon the world for peace and harmony. The event took place in the outskirts of Sofia - at the Kambanite complex, which has almost 100 bells from countries around the globe.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

No High Heel behind The Wheel

Females wearing high heels while driving will face harsh penalties in Bulgaria. Each month, high heels cause about 100 road accidents, data show.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 626

Fashion: Ladies' Wedding Guest Attire

Don't wear white because it competes with the bride. There are plenty of other colors available.

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2040

Pets: Pets Beat Stress

According to recent research conducted by Hill's Pet Nutrition, pets play an essential part in our well being, by helping to beat stress and depression. Sixty % of British pet owners claim that spending time with their pet is their favourite way to relax

Society | April 16, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 641
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