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Health: Cross-Train Your Brain

Millions of people pursue exercise regimens to help them stay physically fit as they age. But what can you do to help your mind stay resilient and youthful as you grow older?

Society | August 1, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 281

Pets: How To Get Cats to Accept a New Cat

Some pets will never become friends, but may merely co-exist (some may even be a danger to the other pet). At the very least, it takes time for pets to adjust, especially for the resident pet to allow another animal into its territory.

Society | August 1, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 289

Forks&Corks: Shish (Grilled Pieces of Meat on a Skewer)

Ingredients: 1kg meat (veal and pork), 3 long peppers, 2 onions, 3 tomatoes, salt, 10gr black pepper. Method: Cut the meat into pieces.

Society | August 1, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 211

Science: Israel Performed Pioneer Sunlight Surgery

Doctors in Israel have successfully used sunlight to perform surgery on rats. The procedure would only work in sunny climates, but could one day provide a low-cost alternative to conventional laser treatments.

Society | August 1, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 339

Fashion: Star Sign Fashion Tips for 2003

Aries: Summer holidays and winter partying will be the best times of the year for you from the point of view of fashion you like and would be seen alive wearing! You'll enjoy the casual but comfortable look and the freedom that the available fabrics wi

Society | August 1, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 361

Archaeologists Excited to Explore Unique Roman Tomb in Sofia

A unique Roman tomb was discovered by accident in Bulgaria's capital Sofia. During works to repair the city's water conduit, a tomb was unearthed as part of the Roman necropolis under the St Sofia basilica.

Society | July 31, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 9480

Bulgarian Pop Star Contracts Professional PR Company First Time

Irina Florin, Bulgaria's pop star, signed a contract with leading PR company M3 Communications Group, Inc. Florin and Maxim Behar, CEO of M3 Communications Group, Inc, signed the contract July 30.

Society | July 30, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 802

Rare Thracian Statue Found in Bulgaria

Archeologist in the Bulgarian town of Stara Zagora found Tuesday a rare statue of Heros, the most honored god for the Thracians. The marble statue is believed to be part of the decoration of a pagan temple during the first millennium B.

Society | July 29, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 419

Rock Star in Love with Bulgarian Cuisine

The only caprice of Rainbow and Deep Purple star Joe Lynn Turner his hosts have to gratify during the musician's nine-day stay in Bulgaria is to secure a wide-reaching experience of local cuisine. The rock legend who will throw his first concert in the c

Society | July 26, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 882

President Praised Bulgaria's Silver Medalists at Informatics Olympiad

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov sent Friday a congratulation letter to the Bulgarian team that landed silver medal at the Balkan Informatics Olympiad. The event took place in neighbouring Romania.

Society | July 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 399

German Band Performs at "Jazz Brunch" in Sofia

German jazz bang Swing Stars will perform at the special "Jazz Brunch" at the Hilton Sofia hotel on August 10. The happening will offer a lavish buffet along with great jazz music performed by the German band.

Society | July 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 279

Science: Wheelchair Moves at the Speed of Thought

Severely disabled people who cannot operate a motorised wheelchair may one day get their independence thanks to a system that lets them steer a wheelchair using only their thoughts. Unlike previous thought-communication devices, the system does not use s

Society | July 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 418

Pets: Tropical Fish Tank Tips

A tank full of fish offers a window where you can observe nature in miniature. But fish are not "easy" pets to care for.

Society | July 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1113

Fashion: Ladies' Essential Summer Items

You want, you need, you have to have... the following essential summer items that will take you from the beach to the beach house looking hot and feeling cool.

Society | July 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 608

Health: Skipping Breakfast Linked to Poor Health

Breakfast has always been said to be the most important meal of the day.

Society | July 25, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 389

Famous Bulgarian Singer Dedicates Song to Beatle George Harrison

World famous singer of authentic Bulgarian songs Yanka Rupkina will make a record to honour rock star George Harrison.

Society | July 24, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1486

Bulgarian Archaeologists Partner US Peers in Grand Under-Water Project

Bulgarian and US scientists will study an ancient ship with a cargo of amphorae on the bed of the Black Sea off the Bulgarian coastal city of Varna. The government in Sofia is expected to issue Thursday a license for a two-year archeological research unde

Society | July 24, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1887

Parliament Shows Photos from the Beautiful Bulgaria Project

An exhibition of photographs showing objects restored as part of the Beautiful Bulgaria project was opened in the Bulgarian parliament Wednesday. The project was launched 1997 by the country's Social Ministry.

Society | July 23, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 316

Statue Marks 100 Years Since the Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising in Bulgaria

A special monument named "Ilinden" was installed in Bulgarian capital Sofia as people in the country mark Sunday the 100th anniversary since the Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising broke. The uprising was preceded by the Berlin Congress decision in 1878 on fra

Society | July 20, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 397

Bulgaria Ranked Fifth in International Geographic Olympiad

Bulgaria's geography team was ranked fifth in the International Olympiad in US. Nineteen teams from all over the world participated in the Olympiad.

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 280

IMF Envoy Opened Fundraising Exhibition in Bulgaria

Pirita Sorsa, resident representative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Bulgaria opened Thursday a fundraising exhibition of photographs she made during her two-year stay in the country. The pictures show some of Bulgaria's most famous tourist

Society | July 18, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 454
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