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Miss Bulgaria 2003 Crowned

Iva Kitova was crowned Miss Bulgaria 2003 during the most prestigious beauty pageant in Bulgaria, organized by Visage and Intersound Model Agencies.

Society | March 9, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3557

Bulgarians Celebrate Women's Day March 8th

Most Bulgarians celebrate women's day on March 8th. Traditionally women receive on this day flowers from their friends and relatives.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3921

Premiere of Philip Dimitrov's Book Gathered Elite in Sofia

Former Prime Minister and ex Ambassador to US Philip Dimitrov presented his book "The Myths of Bulgaria's Transition" on Friday night in the National Palace of Culture. Many high-profile politicians came for the premiere and some of them could not enter

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 505

Sofia Enjoyed Two Cremlin Ballet Spectacles This Week

Sofia residents and guests had the rare opportunity to enjoy two spectacles of the esteemed Cremlin Ballet this week. On Tuesday night, the audience enjoyed Ivan the Terrible, on Thursday - Romeo and Juliet.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 377

Pets: Spring Cares

As the spring approaches, pets become more active and accordingly they need special cares.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 278

Slavi's Joke: New End to Noah's Story

God began to regret having created human beings. He felt very annoyed and decided to destroy the entire world.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 433

Science: Europe's First Mission Prepares for the Moon

Europe's first mission to the Moon looks set for a July blast-off. Scientists and engineers working on the Smart 1 spacecraft are hoping to fly around the 15th of July but it all depends on the condition of the launcher.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 378

Health: Women More Vulnerable to Stress

The biochemistry of women's brains makes them more vulnerable to stress and anxiety, researchers have found. The findings were published in the journal Psychiatric Genetics.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 351

Getting There: Kotel

Kotel is a town situated amidst the picturesque natural scenery of the Eastern Balkan Range and besides being a place with beautiful nature, fresh air and pure mountain water, it is an important cultural and historical centre.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 382

Forks&Corks: Pepper-Skewer

Ingredients: 10 peppers, 4 tomatoes, 4 small onions, 250 g bacon cut in large slices How to cook: Wash and cut the vegetables in large pieces, with the exception of the peppers.

Society | March 7, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 216

D 2 Triumphs at BG Radio Music Awards

One of Bulgaria's best popular groups "D 2" triumphed at BG Radio Music Awards, which took place Monday evening at amusement park Sofia Land. "D 2", led by their front man Dicho, was named group of the year.

Society | March 4, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 626

Massive Archeological Excavations in Mysterious Bulgarian Mountain

Bulgarian archeologists will start massive excavations in the eastern part of the Rhodope Mountain known as a region extraordinarily rich in archeology finds. The explorers will study twenty-eight sites - several mediaeval settlements and a prehistoric mo

Society | March 3, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 15140

Weekly Horoscope

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Society | March 2, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 420

Mihalkov Awarded Doctor Honoris Causa of Bulgaria's Film Academy

World famous Russian film director Nikita Mihalkov was awarded the Degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the National Academy for Theater and Film Art in Sofia. "Today's technology can do everything but it cannot replace the human soul and no special effects

Society | March 1, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 369

Bulgarians Celebrate Baba Marta Today

If you are in Bulgaria today and you haven't still bought martenitsas for your friends and relatives, do not forget to do that today. March 1st is a very special holiday in Bulgaria when Bulgarians celebrate Baba Marta (Grandma Marta).

Society | March 1, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 545

Thibaudet will Play in Sofia

The world famous French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet will play at a charity concert on Saturday, March 1st in hall "Bulgaria". The virtuoso arrived on Friday in the Bulgarian capital.

Society | February 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 394

Bulgarians Celebrate "Baba Marta" March 1st

Bulgarians celebrate Baba Marta (Grandma Marta) holiday on Saturday. The tradition goes that they present relatives and friends with a martenitsa on March 1st.

Society | February 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 785

Fashion: Spring 2003

A sharply tailored suit worn with a shirt and tie is among the most radical options for men in Spring 2003 collections. Double-breasted suits, wide pants, and sweaters worn with knotted scarves are other suggestions from the runway reports.

Society | February 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 360

Health: Ex-smokers Face Higher Risk of Colds

Smokers should be warned they face higher risks of developing mouth ulcers and colds when they quit, according to experts, quoted by BBC. Doctors found smokers developed the unpleasant side effects up to two weeks after quitting.

Society | February 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 628

Pets: Zodiac Signs - Part II

LIBRA These are the beauties of the zodiac, the prettiest pet in looks and very charming. They can be very lazy and get what they want by persuading you to do something for them.

Society | February 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1618

Science: Riddle of "Baghdad's Batteries"

In any war, there is a chance that priceless treasures will be lost forever, articles such as the "ancient battery" that resides defenceless in the museum of Baghdad.

Society | February 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2016
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