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Bulgaria Anticipating Clinton Book

Bulgaria is likely to see the premiere of Bill Clinton's memoirs in December, the local publisher announced. The total print of My Life will be about 2,000.

Society | August 30, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548

Monastery Puzzles Bulgarian Archeologists

Unknown building remnants have been surprisingly unearthed during excavations in Teke Karaach Monastery near Varna city on the Bulgarian Black sea coast.

Society | August 30, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 771

Post-Olympic "Great Migration" On Its Way

Thousands of people are to be involved in what Greek journalists call "the great migration" now that the Athens Olympics are over. Both sportsmen and visitors are to crowd to the Athens airport where the expected number of overseas passengers over the ne

Society | August 30, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 722

Hollywood Action in Sofia's Heart

Weekending residents of capital Sofia were struck to see Hollywood-style actions in center city, such as a car crashing into a helicopter or blowing off a bus.

Society | August 30, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 792

Baby Boosts Novinite.com Team

The Novinite.com team was happy to know that it has enlarged with another member, who though still unaware, will bring it many smiles, joy and luck.

Society | August 29, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 547

If You Want a Medal, Get a Tattoo

Bulgarian sprinter Ivet Lalova drew attention in the outgoing Olympic games as one of a crop of new talent ushering in a fresh generation of speed queens.

Society | August 29, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1170

Twins Celebrate Rhythmic Bronze with Oriental Dances

Bulgaria's rhythmic twin graces Vladislava and Galina Tancheva starred in the party last night organized to mark the historic Olympic victory of the group on Saturday. The charming twins played oriental dances, as they had earlier promised if the group w

Society | August 29, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2141

Movie Marathon Kicks off in Coastal City

Similarly to the Cannes traditions, the international movie festival "Love is Craziness" has had pretensions to top the summer events calendar, otherwise dipped into holiday lethargy. The twelfth edition of the festival, usually taking place on the verge

Society | August 29, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 472

Women Par Men in Drinking

Bulgarians are unlikely to be scared soon of hiking liquor prices, as they remain regular alcohol drinkers, according to a fresh survey. Women respondents have delivered almost the same answers as men approached in the survey of the National Statistical

Society | August 28, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 643

Retro Hats on Coastal Parade

Visitors and residents of the coastal city of Burgas added another entertainment to their summer program relishing in the opportunity to see a parade of retro hats live. Young models took on the hats that their grandmothers used to wear in line with the

Society | August 28, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 729

V.I.P. Diarist Out of Custody, "Wiser Man"

Evgeni Minchev, said to be Bulgaria's first ever celebrity newsman, was released Friday after spending fifteen days in custody on hooliganism charges. Minchev was arrested in Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna after a nightclub scuffle.

Society | August 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 841

US Business School in Bulgaria Welcomes First-Timers

The newly opened College of Business with the American University in Bulgaria welcomed its first batch of students on Friday. An official reception was organized for them in capital Sofia.

Society | August 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 958

Beauty: Holiday Do's and Don'ts

Beauty queen or fashion disaster whenever you go to a holiday party, it's up to you. If you want to shine for the holidays, take note of these holiday do's and don'ts to spruce up your look and receive raves from your friends and family.

Society | August 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 623

Pets Can Get Cancer Too

Cancer isn't just a human disease. According to veterinary oncologist Dr.

Society | August 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 754

Health: Do Not "Over-clean" Houses

Parents striving to keep a spotless house may unwittingly trigger asthma in their children. Toddlers exposed to fumes from solvents and cleaning products at home are most at risk, a recent Australian study reveals.

Society | August 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 455

Science: Where On Earth Are We Going?

BBC The world has barely begun to recognise the danger of setting off rapid and irreversible changes in some crucial natural systems, a scientist says.

Society | August 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 667

Sofia Sees Hindu Festival

The spirit of Hindu and Krsna followers has enlivened capital Sofia for a couple of days during the annual Hindu festival.

Society | August 24, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 916

Kravitz Tops Heartbreakers Chart

Rock celebrity Lenny Kravitz was voted Hollywood's biggest heartbreaker by readers of the "In Touch Weekly" magazine. The 40-year-old bachelor is followed by Matthew Perry, George Clooney, and John Cusack.

Society | August 23, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1155

Salsa Party for Weekending Sofia

Salsa maniacs were happy to venue in a popular bar in downtown Sofia Saturday night and dance under their favourite Latino sounds. Dozens of people are used to visiting the few popular Latino dancing clubs in the capital city.

Society | August 22, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 937

Bulgaria Holds "EUR 50 M" Antique

The solid gold mask that was unearthed in Bulgaria a few days ago may cost as much as 50 million euros, according to National History Museum Director Bozhidar Dimitrov. The archeologist who made the sensational discovery came upon a whole new Thracian tr

Society | August 22, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1603

Varna Fests with Tattoo, Piercing Art

The coastal city of Varna has relished in the two-day festival of tattoo and piercing adn alternative music started on Friday. Eight tattooing studios from Varna, Sofia, Albena, Golden Sands, Sunny Beach, and Cyprus participated in the contesting festiva

Society | August 21, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2330
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