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Bulgarian Virtuosi Play at Carnegie Hall

Concert for the Official Closing of "Bulgarian Seasons in New York", the second annual festival of Bulgarian art and culture will take place Friday evening in the at Carnegie Hall. The aim of the festival is to present Bulgarian art in New York.

Society | December 17, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 951

Forks & Corks: Bulgarian Chicken

Ingredients: 1 cup plain yoghurt, 1 teaspoon salt, 1 clove garlic, minced, 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom (preferably fresh-ground), 1 teaspoon chili powder, 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, 3 pounds chicken parts, 2 tablespoons flour Preparation: Combine the yoghur

Society | December 17, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 481

Health: Infection Link to Heart Attacks

Common respiratory and urinary tract infections play a role in triggering heart attacks and strokes, a study of 40,000 medical records suggests.

Society | December 17, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 464

Lady Beauties Crown Mister Bulgaria 2004

Amid the elegance and chic of a downtown nightclub, the 18-year-old Plamen Penev was elected Mister Bulgaria 2004. The young man who is studying in a construction school in Dimitrovgrad, west Bulgaria, told to the jury he was impressed by the life and wo

Society | December 16, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1944

Bulgaria Attacked by "Christmas Virus"

Bulgaria is one of the most severely affected countries in the world with a Windows virus disguising itself as an electronic Christmas card. The Zafi.

Society | December 16, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 638

Beauty: SOS Tips on The Morning After

Here are some simple tips on how to boost your looks after a night of heavy partying: Not getting enough sleep and drinking alcohol can make your complexion look dull.

Society | December 16, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 442

Guardian: Bulgaria is Obsessed with Big Brother

The Big Brother reality show had an unprecedented success in Bulgaria, The Guardian wrote. According to the article, Bulgarians never forget to turn the TV on when the time comes for the uncensored version of the show, 11 p.

Society | December 16, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2749

Pop Legend Vartan Sings for Bulgarian Orphans

Legendary Bulgaria-born singer Sylvie Vartan took part in a Sofia show organized for disadvantaged children. The event is part of a special Christmas campaign, initiated by Vartan to bring the holiday mood to parentless children.

Society | December 16, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1026

Christmas is Here for Sofia's Avid Readers

Book lovers in Bulgaria's capital Sofia flocked Wednesday to the opening of the traditional Christmas Book Fair, which brings under the same roof about 140 publishing houses and distributors this year. The most pleasant surprise to visitors will probably

Society | December 15, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 559

Sofia Sees Antarctica Secrets

A photo exhibition called "Antarctica" of Svilen Panayotov will present to Bulgaria the secrets of the ice continent. The Bulgarian photographer will show to the public Antarctica's glaciers, icebergs, nature, penguins and seals and birds.

Society | December 15, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 639

Bulgaria Awards Legendary Sylvie Vartan

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov decorated Bulgaria-born music legend Sylvie Vartan with the state order Stara Planina-Second Grade. The unique musician received the award for her humanitarian work and help offered to Bulgaria.

Society | December 15, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1632

Bulgarian Graces with New Dance Show

The newest dance show of Neshka Robeva named "Triptich" has seen premier stage to mark four years since the prominent rhythmic gymnast coach extended her activities to the artistic dance. The new show is a kind of triple mixture - therefore the name Trip

Society | December 14, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 716

Sylvie Vartan in Bulgaria for Christmas

Bulgaria-descended singing legend Sylvie Vartan arrived in Sofia to take part in a Christmas charity campaign. Vartan will give out special Christmas presents to children from Bulgarian orphanages and will participate in a charity concert scheduled for D

Society | December 14, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 786

Bulgarian Hit Storms Europe Dance Charts

The Bulgarian song "Tazi Vecer" (Tonight) of Svetla has stormed the European dance charts, after topping Italy's Dance Directory and finding place in the European Dance Traxx of the Old Continent. This is the first Bulgarian-language song to make an inte

Society | December 14, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2615

Bulgaria Reveals Secrets of Roman Tombs

Two stone tombs from the Roman city of Bizone were discovered by Bulgarian archaeologists from the seaside town of Kavarna. The tombs were found during excavation works in the east slopes of the Kavarna bay and they were dated back to II-III century.

Society | December 14, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 691

Actress Scoops Missis Bulgaria

A fresh acting star has swept the Missis Bulgaria World 2004 title in a ceremony that took place in Varna, the country's main coastal city.

Society | December 14, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1489

US Author "Awarded" for Bad Sex Scenes

US Author Tom Wolfe has been given the Bad Sex in Fiction Award for awkward description of intimate moments in his latest novel, I am Charlotte Simmons. The novel tells of a young female student's life on campus.

Society | December 14, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 933

Bulgarian Solves the Sphinx Riddle

A Bulgarian national found the answer of the riddle of the Sphinx, the Independent reported. After researching the pyramids of the Giza Plateau and their imposing half-human, half-animal guardian for 20 years, Bulgaria-born Vassil Dobrev of the French Ar

Society | December 13, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3894

Ancient Grave Unearthed in Bulgaria

A grave dug some 8,300 years ago was disclosed during excavation works near the Veliko Tarnovo village Dhzulyunitsa. The archaeologists were working in a neolith village, when they found the grave, which is said to be of a child aged 10 to 15.

Society | December 13, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 658

BG Rock Evergreens Shatter Sofia Stage

The golden hits of Bulgarian rock that entertained three generations of Bulgarians for 50 years were staged Monday night in the National Palace of Culture. It was in 1954 that the eternal hit of Bill Haley "Rock Around The Clock" streamed into Bulgarian

Society | December 13, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1073

Glamour and Chic at Visages 10th Anniversary

One of Bulgaria's leading model agencies Visages turned 10 years on the catwalk partying with some 1,000 guests during the weekend. The agency has been headed and managed for nearly a decade by fashion guru and top model Zheni Kalkandzhieva who won Miss

Society | December 13, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 793
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