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Orthodox Bulgarians Pay Homage to Saint Petka

Orthodox Bulgarians pay homage October 14 to the female saint Petka of Tarnovo, worshipped for her healing abilities.

Society | October 14, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 926

Tennis Sisters of Bulgaria with Star of Fame

The three Maleeva sisters - Katerina, Manuela and Magdalena - received their glory star on the Walk of Fame in Sofia. The solemn ceremony was organised a few months after the youngest among them, Magdalena, put end to her tennis career.

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4957

To Go

IMAX CINEMA ... ... in the world of imagination and state-of-the-art IMAX movie technologies with Cyber World 3D.

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 533

Bulgaria's TV Buffs to Get a Load of "Prison Break"

Bulgaria's audience will get the chance see the latest hit among TV series - "Prison Break" starting October 20, media reported.

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1349

Faster Test to Fight Tuberculosis

Scientists have developed a faster and more accurate tuberculosis test, hoping it will lead to faster treatment for many people, reducing the severity of their symptoms, and the chances they will infect others. The microscopic-observation drug-susceptibi

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 901

Earth Glimpses into Distant Weather Photos

A NASA space telescope has delivered the first weather forecast from a planet outside the Solar System. The world, known as Upsilon Andromedae b, orbits close into a star that is 380 trillion km from Earth, BBC reported.

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1498

Crisp Chicken with Sherry-Vinegar Sauce

Ingredients: 4 chicken breast halves (2 to 2 1/2 lb total), with skin and bone, 1 teaspoon salt, 1/2 teaspoon black pepper, 2 tablespoons olive oil, 4 garlic cloves, finely chopped, 3/4 teaspoon paprika, 1/3 cup Sherry vinegar, 1/3 cup reduced-sodium ch

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 575

To Do

GROOVE... ... with the rest of Sofia at one of the hottest concerts this year - for free on Sunday.

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 653

Bulgaria's Astella Styles Up All That Jazz Premiere

Without the glitter that costumes provide the amazing world of dance would be much less captivating and fairy-tale like. ??hat's why the director of the first-ever "All That Jazz" theater production chose Bulgaria's Astella atelier to recreate the magical

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1054

Sinister Forecasts Herald Oct 13, Friday

This Friday could be a day of horror for numerology believers who dread the number 13, says a German professor, as cited by DPA.

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 836

Bulgarian Doctor Treats Brain Tumors With Rabies Vaccine

Bulgarian associate professor cures brain tumors with a vaccine, preventing rabies illness, local 24 Hours daily reported. Doctor Philip Philipov discovered after many years of research that aluminum stimulates the growth of cancer cells because it is an

Society | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1092

Bulgaria-Slanting Porn Director "To Change His Ways"

The director of a French porn movie titled "Little Bulgarian Sluts" (Petites Cochonnes Bulgares) has changed the name of the movie and redesigned its Bulgaria-desecrating cover, Darik News reported. Bulgaria's crest has been removed from the cover after

Society | October 12, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2324

Bulgaria's National Theatre Stages All That Jazz Premiere

Bulgaria's National Theatre Ivan Vazov staged the pre-premiere of the first time ever theatre performance of the musical "All That Jazz" on Thursday. This is the first theatre performance of the 1979 film musical of Bob Fosse ever done in the whole world

Society | October 12, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 995

Black Dahlia on Screen with Sofia Premiere

Red carpet, gloss-sparkling limelight and a flock of stars marked the Sofia premiere of The Black Dahlia - the most expensive movie ever made in Bulgaria. The production of Nu Image, premiered at City Centre International (CCI), has brought together onto

Society | October 12, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2136

Horror Strikes Due on Oct 13 - German Professor

This Friday could be a day of horror for numerology believers who dread the number 13, says a German professor, as cited by DPA.

Society | October 10, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 847

Alarming TB Crisis Threatens European Union

Drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis in Eastern Europe and central Asia are putting EU states at risk of a deadly outbreak, health officials have warned.

Society | October 10, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1025

Bulgarian Patriarch Honours St George Relics

The Bulgarian Patriarch Maxim honoured the revered relics of Saint George, Darik News reported. For the ceremony, the Patriarch, together with Archimandrite Naum, sang the antiphon of Saint George the Victor in the Lozenetz Hospital, where Maxim recovers

Society | October 9, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1177

Bulgaria's Ex-King Son Unveils Secret to Successful Marriage

Carla Roya-Villanova and Kubrat of Panagyurishte, former king Simeon Saxe-Coburg's third son, lift the curtain on their flourishing marriage in Prof. Dr.

Society | October 9, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3622

Bulgarian Beauty Grabs Mini Miss World Title

Bulgarian teen beauty Antoniya Zapryanova triumphed at the Mini Miss World 2006 contest, grabbing the crown for the most charming young lady in the world. Young Zapryanova first started modeling five years ago when her father signed up for some catwalk c

Society | October 8, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1304

Snakes, Tattoos Spice Up Sofia Coiffeur Fest

A coiffeur fest gathered Bulgaria's most talented and extravagant stylists in Sofia at what can be described as hair Never Never Land. Bulgaria's masters spared no imagination on their models, creating futuristic and flamboyant hairdos.

Society | October 8, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2986

Joe Cocker Sings at Fairy-Tale Wedding in Sofia

English blues legend Joe Cocker arrived in Sofia for a night of singing his hear out at the posh wedding of industrial mogul Nikolay Banev and tourist boss Evgeniya Gencheva.

Society | October 8, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2348
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