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Bulgaria Films Own Prince & Pauper Story

The newest scenario of The Prince and the Pauper, Bulgaria-made, has won the hearts and minds of international audience. The film by Mariana Evstatieva-Biolcheva was awarded the Grand Prix at the International Children's Film Festival in Minsk, Belarus.

Society | January 5, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1218

"Devil's Date" Stirs Dutch Marriage Enthusiasm

A large number of Dutch couples are willing to tie the knot on June 6, apparently inspired by 666 referred as the "Number of the Beast."

Society | January 5, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1213

US Governor Goes for Hamburgers in Bulgaria

Former Governor of Nevada Bob Miller did not betray his taste and showed Thursday that even in Bulgaria he preferred a good old hamburger, when he walked into a McDonalds in Sofia. Miller enjoyed his lunch accompanied by Maxim Behar, CEO of M3 Communicat

Society | January 5, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2497

Bulgaria's Baby 2006 Revealed

Bozhidara (Gift from God) is the name of Bulgaria's Baby 2006. The young lady took her first breath on January 1 in Kyustendil.

Society | January 4, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 843

Bulgarian Christmas Charity Initiative Brings Record Revenues

The record sum of over EUR 1 M has been gathered by the charity initiative "The Bulgarian Christmas" held under the patronage of president Georgi Parvanov.

Society | January 3, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 526

Thousands Revel Scaled Bulgaria Sites

More than 20,000 people have visited the Bulgaria in Miniatures exhibition to see scaled models of some of the country's most spectacular historic and cultural sites. After travelling across the country for about a year, now the exhibition has found a pe

Society | January 3, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 895

Vote to Determine World's New Seven Wonders

People around the world are invited to vote in a survey for the New Seven Wonders of the World.

Society | January 2, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2580

2 Newborns Compete for Bulgaria's Baby 2006

A total of 65 calls have been registered December 31 and January 1 within the seventh national campaign "Baby 2006" of the Bulgarian "9 months" magazine. A total of 33 girls and 32 boys have been registered in the campaign.

Society | January 2, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 612

Bulgarian Mountains Offer Excellent Tourism Conditions

Tourism conditions in Bulgaria's mountainous resorts are excellent at present. Bulgaria's National Radio reported that all ski fans in Bulgaria are able to enjoy the pleasure of their sport at the tracks as the weather and the snow cover in the mountains

Society | January 2, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1145

Parties, Fireworks Usher in 2006 to Bulgaria

Lavish firework displays and huge street parties have been marking the start of 2006 across Bulgaria.

Society | January 1, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 711

Bulgarian Vassils Mark Name Day

On the first day of the New Year Bulgarian Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Vassilij the Great, who lived around 330-379.

Society | January 1, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 672

Sofia Bids Farewell to 2005 with Music and Mild Weather

Concerts, fireworks, and an unusually mild winter night heralded the New 2006 Year in Sofia.

Society | December 31, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1007

Bulgarian Marines along Australia's Coast Come into 2006

The sailors aboard the latest ship from the fleet of the Bulgarian River Shipping were the first to herald the New 2006 along the Eastern coast of Australia.

Society | December 31, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1212

Smokie Ushers in 2006 with Sofia Gig

The legendary Smokie are in Bulgaria to take part in the New Year's Eve concert in downtown Sofia. The Bulgarian National Television is the traditional organizer of the major event every year.

Society | December 31, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 642

2006 to Come a Second Late

The year 2006 will come a second late, American scientists have announced.

Society | December 31, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 837

Bulgaria Welcomes New Year at 10:00 pm GMT

The New Year will come in Bulgaria at 10:00 pm GMT (London time). Bucharest, Athens, Ankara as well as Cairo in Egypt, Johannesburg in South Africa, Jerusalem in Israel, Helsinki in Finland will greet January 1 in the same second.

Society | December 31, 2005, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 649

Warmer Weather Lures Bulgarians to Take a Swim

Warmer temperatures along Bulgaria's Black Sea coast have allured some of most audacious swimmer to try out the waters.

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1042

Harry Potter Star in Bulgaria for Holidays

Bulgarian-born Stanislav Ianevski, who stars in the latest Hollywood blockbuster Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, has decided to spend the holidays in Bulgaria, it became clear Thursday night, when he appeared at a Sofia bar. Ianevski's choice of pla

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 8372

"From Venice to Padua" with Sofia Music Event

With original instruments and costumes from the Renaissance, the ensemble for Renaissance music "Tutti Soli" staged a memorable performance during the Italian Music evening in Sofia December 29.

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 550

Science: Study to Find Bum Flattering Clothes

A Scottish university has launched a study on how clothes affect perception of the female bottoms. Heriot-Watt University's School of Textiles and Design will reportedly give the first scientific answer to women's question "What clothes make my bum look

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1046

Forks and Corks: Chicken Milano

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon butter

Society | December 30, 2005, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 450
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