Society

Gold-Diggers Draw Tourists to Bulgaria's Rhodope

Locals in Bulgaria's East Rhodope Mountains have got the knack of gold-diggers, sifting the precious metal through the waters of Arda river.

Society | October 3, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1208

Promises of Stellar Movie Festival in Plovdiv

Foreign movie stars are visiting Bulgaria for the 29th Golden Chest International Film Festival, which opened October 3 in the town of Plovdiv.

Society | October 3, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 610

"Age of Aquarius" Revived on Sofia Stage

"Hair," the American tribal love-rock musical, was resurrected on Sofia stage by Bulgarian performers - Sofia theatre and Arabest ballet.

Society | October 2, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 700

Romanian Pop Star Haiduci in Sofia

Romanian pop star Haiduci will arrive in Bulgaria October 3. The performer of the summer hit "Dragostea Din Tei" will take part in a prominent Bulgarian TV show and will then go on a tour around Bulgaria's capital city.

Society | October 1, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1418

Jerry Lee Lewis Receives Bulgarian Couple

American rock-and-roll legend Jerry Lee Lewis will meet in person with two of his Bulgarian fans. The lucky couple will be chosen by organizers of the Bulgarian Jerry Lee Lewis gig, to take place October 18.

Society | October 1, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1895

Bulgaria Records First Digital Anthem, Almost Hitchless

A Bulgarian constellation of world acclaimed pop and opera stars made the first digital recording of the country's anthem a month after the blunder at the Olympic Games in Athens.

Society | October 1, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 838

Forks and Corks: Baked Potato Soup

Ingredients: 12 slices bacon

Society | October 1, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 378

Fashion: Chic Basics

Play it Safe with Colours Colour clash is a risk to your elegant look in most cases, although brighter shades could get you some extra attention indeed.

Society | October 1, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 446

Patrick Swayze Watches CSKA Game

Acting superstar Patrick Swayze, who is currently shooting a movie in Bulgaria, will watch a game of local CSKA FC on Thursday. The Hollywood legend had booked tickets for the UEFA Cup qualifier a few days earlier, according to press reports.

Society | September 30, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2640

Umberto Eco in Bulgaria

World-renowned Italian literary critic, novelist, semiotician Umberto Eco will come to Bulgaria on November 27.

Society | September 30, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1948

World Faery of Posters Colors Sofia

Sofia will host the Fourth International Poster Triennial starting October 4 to end October 30. The National Contemporary Art Center will present an exhibition of 378 stage posters by 162 artists from 32 countries.

Society | September 30, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 481

Spain's King to Breed Bulgarian Shepard Dog

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Simeon Saxe- Coburg presented King Juan Carlos I of Spain a young female Bulgarian Shepherd Dog. Saxe-Coburg and his wife Margarita-Gomez Acebo had an official dinner with King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophia.

Society | September 30, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6543

Santana's "Voice" Hits Sofia Stage

Alex Ligertwood, the voice of some of Carlos Santana's biggest hits, will stage a major concert in Sofia. Bulgarian fans will enjoy legendary hits like "Black magic woman", "Oye como va", "Winning" and others during Ligertwood's Sunday gig.

Society | September 29, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 611

White Fairytale for Bulgarian Brides

An exquisite fashion show of the Simon wedding salon charmed Sofia late on Tuesday evening. Young ladies and their future partners gathered to see the latest trends in wedding fashion.

Society | September 28, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1510

"Atlantic Solitaire" for Bulgaria's NATO Entry

Maxim Minchev, General Director of the Bulgarian News Agency, presented his book "Atlantic Solitaire" on Tuesday.

Society | September 28, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 833

Breast Cancer Battle Gains Momentum in Bulgaria

Members of the International Women's Club in Sofia called on companies and organizations to back their efforts in raising public awareness for prevention and cure of breast cancer. The campaign, which was officially launched September 28, is organized fo

Society | September 28, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 981

Bold and Beautiful Stars Adorn Bulgarian Festival

American soap opera stars are visiting Bulgaria for international film festival.

Society | September 28, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4205

Bulgarian Fans Welcome American Rock-and-Roll Guru

Jerry Lee Lewis, the American Rock and Roll legend, is coming to Sofia to perform on October 18. The concert is a part of the musician's world tour, which started in UK in February.

Society | September 27, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 692

Sofia Hosts National Tattoo Fest

The fifth edition of the National Tattoo Festival was opened on Saturday in Sofia. More than 20 Bulgarian professional tattoo and body piercing studios took part in the major festival.

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3654

Bulgarian Style in "Sex and the City"

There has been some Bulgarian style in the glamour of the TV series of "Sex and the City" that recently won two 2004 Primetime Emmy Awards.

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3131

More Money for Bulgaria's Valley of Kings

Bulgaria's archaeological expedition TEMP 2004 will receive additional BGN 20,000 to continue its work in the so-called "Valley of Kings" near the city of Kazanluk. Kazanluk's mayor Stefan Damyanov will allot the money for the expedition.

Society | September 26, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4112
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