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Faithless to Sip on Bulgarian Wine

Faithless will use the opportunity to taste Bulgarian wine, as they are staging a concert in Sofia. The musicians will perform Friday at the Winter Palace, kicking off their European tour to promote the No Roots album.

Society | April 15, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 717

SMS-Poetry Contest Stirs Bulgarians' Attention

A special contest for SMS poetry will start tomorrow in Bulgaria to end May 16. The winner in the contest that will be awarded a Silver brooch "SMS-Poetry" will be revealed May 20.

Society | April 14, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 578

800-Year Delayed Apology over Constantinople Crusade Invasion

The Vatican has pledged apology from the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew over the crusade invasion into Constantinople 800 years ago. On April 13, 1204, then Tuesday, the Latin warriors of the Fourth Crusade seized and plundered Constantinople, the then

Society | April 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2053

Authenticity of Ancient Bulgarian Landmark Proved

The authenticity of the recently discovered 11th century King Samuil landmark was proven. Eminent Bulgarian scientists executed several tests that proved that the landmark was genuine.

Society | April 13, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3063

Easter Unites Three Christian Faiths

This year the Orthodox, Catholic and Armenian Christian churches celebrate Easter, the Day of Christ's Resurrection, on the same day, April 11. On the holy night of Easter and all over the next forty days, the Orthodox believers greet each other with "Ch

Society | April 11, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 898

On the Eve of Easter

A day before the brightest of Christian holidays brings in the news of Christ's Resurrection, people are making final preparations to meet Easter holiday. On Saturday festive cakes are baked and red eggs colored, unless they are prepared earlier on Maund

Society | April 10, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

Bulgarian Mathematicians Victorious in Romania

Bulgaria's national mathematics team swept 4 out of 6 possible medals at the 55th Romanian Olympiad with international participation.

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1083

Ancient Troy Glory Revived on Movie Screen

The ancient city of Troy is going to revive its glory on movie screen as the release of Warner Bros blockbuster is expected in May. With an all-star cast including Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, Peter O'Toole and Sean Bean, Hollywood has made a version of Hom

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4118

Health: Your Child's Cough

Coughs are one of the most frequent symptoms of childhood illness, and although they can sound awful at times, they usually are not a symptom of anything dangerous. Actually, coughing is a healthy reflex that helps clear the airways in the throat and ches

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 550

Forks & Corks: Easter Bread Ring

Ingredients: 5 eggs

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 525

Science: Attempt to Crack on Aging Code

Scientists are trying to find out which genes govern whether or not people live long lives. A study will take DNA samples from 3,000 90-year-old brothers and sisters.

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 470

Pets: Giving Pills to Your Cat

If your cat is on medication, please check with your vet first before you try any of the following: Hide the pill in some soft cream cheese

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 360

Fashion: Spring 2004 Colors & Prints

Spring fashion is always about color, dresses and floral prints. But this spring, designers took those warm-weather standbys to the extreme and added a few more feminine touches you'll want to add to your wardrobe.

Society | April 9, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1102

Illicit Passion in Bulgarian-Canadian Rise to US Stardom

Bulgarian-Canadian Mia Kirshner has become one of the stars in the United States with her role in "The L Word," an ensemble drama on the Showtime cable network.

Society | April 8, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2679

Orthodox Bulgarians Colour Eggs Red on Holy Thursday

The bright red colored egg is the symbol of Easter for the Orthodox Christians all over the world. The eggs are colored on Holy Thursday.

Society | April 8, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 833

Las Vegas Conductor Makes European Debut in Sofia

Las Vegas Philharmonic Music Director Harold Weller has been invited to conduct a major show in Sofia on April 14. The performance marks his debut as a conductor in Europe.

Society | April 8, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 612

Deutsche Welle Bulgaria with New Program Scheme

More music and news in Bulgarian is the formula of the new format launched by Deutsche Welle, Bulgaria section. Its prime time daily program now includes five-minute news emissions per hour, in Bulgarian till 3 pm and in German and English till 7 am.

Society | April 6, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1197

Bulgarian Pop Diva Storms Nordic Contest

Young Bulgarian pop star Teddy Katsarova made it to the finals of a Nordic music competition. Teddy and her band Timeout are among this month's finalists in the Samsung Star contest.

Society | April 6, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1561

Bulgaria-Born Christo Wraps New York Central Park

Bulgaria-born artist Christo and his wife Jeanne-Claude, famous for wrapping Germany's Reichstag in fabric, are to install several thousands of gates in Central Park after winning a long-drawn-out battle with the city council of New York.

Society | April 6, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5090

Legendary Pianist Put an End to Sofia Jazz Peak

Legendary Bulgarian pianist, composer and arranger Milcho Leviev together with Viki Almazidu put an end to this year's Sofia Jazz Peak.

Society | April 6, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 915

Egg-Cellent Easter Celebrations at Hilton Sofia

Seasons Restaurant at Hilton Sofia prepares a special Easter Brunch for its visitors on April 11, featuring a range of Easter specialties. Assorted Danish pastries and muffins, freshly baked rolls, seasonal salads with dressings and condiments, pork leg

Society | April 5, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 510
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