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Bulgarian Singer Dyana Dafova Offers Chicago "A Night to Remember"

The famous Bulgarian singer, songwriter, musician and dancer Dyana Dafova will stage a spectacular concert on May 26 in Chicago, her impresario told SNA. The event will take place at the North Shore Centre for the Performing Arts Skokie, Illinois and goe

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3006

Mayor Plants Humane Education's Tree in Sofia School

Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov joined the initiative of the capital's 18th school William Gladstone and planted a tree that symbolizes the beginning of humane education in Bulgaria. The students of the school, which turned 100 years in 2007, prepared a eco-c

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1270

Legendary Bulgarian King Buried again 800 Years after Death

The relics of the legendary Bulgarian Tsar Kaloyan were buried Thursday exactly 800 years after his death at country's ancient capital Veliko Tarnovo.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3465

Moscow Opens Butterflies Zoo

More than 500 butterflies of about 50 kinds will be showed at the opening of the Butterfly Centre in Moscow on Thursday. The living exhibits will flit around in a garden of tropical plants and a lot of fountains.

Society | April 19, 2007, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1051

Bulgarian Grabs BGN 100,000 from TV Game

Bulgarian Lyubozar Georgiev grabbed BGN 100,000 from the TV game "1 vs Everyone" aired on private Nova TV channel Wednesday evening. The news of Georgiev's win had leaked in the media earlier right after the recording in which he grabbed the game's big

Society | April 18, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1338

Legendary Bulgarian King's Relics Prepped for 2nd Funeral 800 years After Death

The relics of the legendary Bulgarian Tzar Kaloyan were anointed with chrism and wine by the Veliko Tarnovo Metropolitan Bishop Grigoriy on Wednesday as part of the preparation of relics' second burial. Bishop Grogoriy also said a forgiveness prayer and

Society | April 18, 2007, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6502

Hollywood Interested in Libya-Jailed Bulgarian Nurses' Story

One of the most famous Hollywood production companies "Sixth sense" intends to make a movie, based on the tragic story of the Bulgarian medics on a death row in Libya. Representatives of the company are to meet the nurses' relatives next week.

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1412

Nu Jazz Diva Natalie Williams to Thrill Bulgarian Fans

Bulgarian nu jazz fans will be given the exclusive opportunity to enjoy a show of the UK star Natalie Williams next week in Sofia. The singer will arrive to Bulgaria, accompanied by eight other musicians, Robin Mullarkey from Zero 7 and Malynga Vula from

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2012

Bulgaria Prepares for Legendary Tzar's 2nd Burial 800 Years after Death

The relics of the legendary Bulgarian Tzar Kaloyan will be anointed with chrism and wine by the Veliko Tarnovo Metropolitan Bishop Grigoriy on Wednesday as part of the preparation of relics' second burial. The religious ceremony will take place in the Cr

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2036

Bulgaria's Pret-a-Porter Enchants Fashion Maniacs

Bulgaria's Pret-a-Porter spring-summer 2007 took place at Sofia's Kempinski Hotel Zografski on Monday. Leading producers on the country's fashion market participated in the event.

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 20296

Intl. Hip-Hop Fest to Move Sofia

A total of 80 rappers from seven countries are expected to gather in Sofia on April 21 for 15 hours of raw hip-hop.

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1985

Bulgaria's Knights Templar Research Order's Roots in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's Knights Templar Order has launched a project on Tuesday for the research of the Order's presence in the Bulgarian lands.

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4941

Eating Too Much Bacon Causes Lung Disease - Report

Eating too much bacon or other cured meats increases the chance of developing chronic lung diseases, a US study quoted by the BBC shows. Researchers from the Columbia University found that eating cured meats at least 14 times a month increased one's ch

Society | April 17, 2007, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4863

Bulgaria's Bozhinov to Become Father

Juventus's striker and the player of the Bulgarian National Team Valeri Bozhinov is going to be a father, thus marking his most significant goal in life.

Society | April 16, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1628

King of Swaziland Marries Wife N13

Swaziland's King Mswati III, Africa's last absolute monarch, has secretly married his 13th wife, whom he chose in 2005, African media reported.

Society | April 16, 2007, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3880

Weather in Bulgaria's Mountains Mild, Avalanche Risk High

Despite the official end of the skiing season, skiers in Bulgaria are offered good conditions to enjoy a swoosh or two down the slopes over the weekend.

Society | April 14, 2007, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1574

Study Shows Smoking Raises Chances of Conceiving Girls

A new British study shows that parents who smoke are more likely to conceive a girl, rather than a boy. The survey included 9,000 women in the Liverpool area between 1998 and 2003, focusing on the effects smoking produces on conception.

Society | April 13, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1356

Sofia Clubs

AMOR Underground pass Bulgaria Blvd.

Society | April 13, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1064

Week in Advance

SATURDAY ***Expo "Beauty Arena" in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia***

Society | April 13, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 843

Bulgarian Illusionist Opens Safe to Find Beer

Bulgaria's famous illusionist Astor finally opened the safe that had been taunting Sofia citizens for two days only to find a single bottle of beer inside. All Sofia citizens had the chance to decode the secret number combination and to win what was hidd

Society | April 13, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2280

Leo DiCaprio to Become Daddy

The fianc?©e of the Hollywood movie star Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly to give birth to their first child. The actor and the Israeli super model Bar Refaeli, who engaged in a family circle in Tel Aviv, announced also that they are going to marry this s

Society | April 13, 2007, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2785
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