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Pets: Parrots

History Birds were thought to have been first kept as pets 4,000 years ago, and the tradition probably arose from keeping birds as a source of food.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 501

Beauty Tips: Get Rid of Pimples

Three steps to get rid of pimples: 1.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5713

Health: Fitness Reveals Hidden Heart Risk

Doctors who want to identify women at risk of heart disease should test her fitness, say researchers. Scientists from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore found treadmill tests could help to identify vulnerable women.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 367

Science: Oceans Become More Acidic

The world's oceans are slowly getting more acidic, say scientists. The researchers from California say the change is taking place in response to higher levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 391

Bulgaria's Top Model Agency Chief Stars in a Movie Again

Evgenia Kalkandzhieva, president of Bulgaria's top model Visage agency, will star in a movie for the second time after her debut in "No Family Resemblances". As of October 2 the shooting of "The Blind Musician" will start, based on "The Blind Rebec-Player

Society | September 25, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1149

Bulgarian Pop Star Revives 1993 Classic

Bulgarian pop star Irina Florin will include a cover version of 1993 classic ballad "Tired Wings" as a bonus track in her latest album IF. Doni and Momchil, who formed one of the country' most popular music duos over the last decade, wrote and performed

Society | September 23, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 881

Couple of Rare Horse Species Arrived at Bulgaria Zoo

A couple of Przevalski's horses arrived from Switzerland to the freshly opened zoo in Bulgarian city Dobrich, 486km, northeast of Sofia. This species is regarded as the predecessors of today's wild horses.

Society | September 23, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1098

Bulgarian Classic Poem Released on CD in Different Languages

Bulgaria introduced Tuesday a double CD with revolutionary lyricist Geo Milev's September poem translated in 25 different languages, famous writer Leda Mileva told the bTV channel. The CD contains English, French, Spanish, Russian, German and other versi

Society | September 23, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 465

Novinite.com Paid Tribute to Anna Lindh by Participating Charity Game in Sofia

Maxim Behar, publisher of novinite.com took part in the charity match that paid tribute to Sweden's Foreign Minister Anna Lindh who was stabbed fatally in a department store in the Swedish capital.

Society | September 21, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 434

Proto-Bulgarians Taste Danone Yoghourt

Proto-Bulgarians gave away yoghourt and advertised "Danone Yoghourt", the newest product of Danone-Bulgaria. The campaign with the slogan "Re-discover the legend" kicked off Saturday in nine Bulgarian towns with tasting of Danone-Yoghourt.

Society | September 20, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1783

US- Bulgarian Diplomatic Relations Mark 100th Anniversary

US- Bulgarian diplomatic relations mark 100th anniversary on September 19. The diplomatic relations between the two countries began September 19 1903 when the first US ambassador to Bulgaria John Jackson handed in his accreditations to Bulgaria's royal pr

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 499

Slavi's Joke: April's Fools Day Joke

A Bulgarian guy named Tsanko Dustabanov had a couple of drinks with colleagues and friends as he marked his 35th wedding anniversary. In the late evening, or should I say in the early morning, Tsanko decided that it was high time he went home and celebra

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 465

Forks & Corks: Spinach Soup

Ingredients: 0,5 kg spinach, 3 sticks of spring onions, 1 carrot, 1 spoon of butter, 1 bunch of fresh mint, 1 cube of dry vegetable stock, salt, black pepper, sour cream Preparation: This soup is very easy to prepare and quite nutritious.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 345

Pets: What to Look For in a Fish?

Before purchasing any fish, it will be best if you check that the fish swims effortlessly and that it easily maintains its position in the water. If possible, check that the fish you wish to purchase is eating food readily.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 374

Beauty Tips: Adding Shine to Your Hair

Fine Hair: Look for a shampoo that has wheat protiens and polymers as ingredients.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 433

Science: Net Struggles with Data Overload

Most home net users would love to have a link that can handle gigabits of data every second. But for some folks such high speeds are simply too slow.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 614

Health: Diabetes Link to Heart Defect

Women with diabetes are five times more likely to have a child with structural heart defects, research suggests. Researchers at hospitals in north-east England examined data on nearly 200,000 babies born in the region between 1995 and 2000.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 401

Bulgaria-Born Opera Legend Kabaivanska Started Master Class in Sofia

Internationally famous opera diva Raina Kabaivanska, who was born in Bulgaria, launched Thursday a master class in Sofia. Singing students and professionals from Bulgaria as well as a number of foreign countries, including Italy, Russia, Ukraine and Argen

Society | September 18, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 664

Former US Ambassadors to Bulgaria Awarded with Jubilee Medals

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov awarded six former US Ambassadors to Bulgaria with jubilee medals on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of US-Bulgarian diplomatic relations. J.

Society | September 18, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 442

Bulgaria's FM Presented Goran Bregovic with Submachine Gun

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Solomon Passy made a strange gift to famous film composer Goran Bregovic, whose music has been widely enjoyed in Bulgaria. Passy gave Bregovic a submachine gun as a reminder for one of Bregovic's most popular songs from the "Un

Society | September 17, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 553

Bulgarian Capital Celebrates St Sofia Day

Bulgaria's capital Sofia started celebrations of September 17 St Sofia Day, also the date when the Orthodox world pays homage to the three biblical sisters Faith, Hope and Love. A special mass was served in the St Sofia church in the center of the city t

Society | September 17, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 482
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