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Lucky Teenager from Russe Enters Miss Bulgaria 2004

Bulgarian Rossitsa Ivanova, aged 17, from the city of Russe was the lucky one from her hometown chosen to enter the Miss Bulgaria 2004 contest, that takes place at the end of March. The auditioning in Russe took place on Thursday evening, and is part of

Society | February 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2539

Forks and Corks: Breaded Chicken Fingers

Ingredients: 6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cut into 1/2 inch strips, 1 egg, beaten, 1 cup buttermilk, 1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder,1 cup all-purpose flour, 1 cup seasoned bread crumbs, 1 teaspoon salt, 1 teaspoon baking powder, 1 quart oil

Society | February 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

Pets: Dog Exercise

All dogs need exercise whether they are a tiny Chihuahua or a German Shepherd dog. It is very important that you choose a pet to match your lifestyle.

Society | February 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 578

Health: The First Step to Fitting Better

So if you want to be fitter, what should you do? The best solution would probably be to join a gym or a keep-fit class. By signing up to a class, you gain expertise, benefit from facilities and, perhaps most importantly, develop a routine that is essenti

Society | February 27, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 399

Harry Potter Author Joins Forbes Billionaires List

Harry Potter' author J.K.

Society | February 26, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 799

Novinite.com Celebrate Sofia Morning News 1000th Issue

Novinite.com publisher Maxim Behar and members of the Editorial Staff raised a toast on the occasion of issue 1000 of the first ever English language online newspaper in Bulgaria Sofia Morning News.

Society | February 26, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 693

Fashion: Choose a Pair of Jeans

Choosing classic or trendy If you live in your jeans, classic styles like relaxed fit transfer well from year to year.

Society | February 26, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 611

Novinite.com Publisher Received "Face of the Bulgarian Tourism" Award

Maxim Behar, Novinite.com publisher and CEO of M3 Communications Group, Inc.

Society | February 26, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 855

Bulgarians Acting "Passion of the Christ" Storms US Cinemas

Mel Gibson's controversial movie "The Passion of the Christ", with two Bulgarian actors in the star-set crew, had its nationwide US opening on Wednesday.

Society | February 25, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1236

Producer Bozhinov: It's Important They Chose a Bulgarian to Play Krum

The important thing is that casting directors in London actually chose a Bulgarian native to play the part of Viktor Krum in the next Harry Potter movie, producer Victor Bozhinov, who directed the first casting in Sofia, told Novinite.com Wednesday.

Society | February 25, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5978

Viktor Krum Part Swept by Bulgarian Living in London

A Bulgarian boy who is currently living in London was chosen to play the part of Viktor Krum in the next Harry Potter movie, it emerged late on Tuesday. The lucky winner in the competition studies in London and lives there with his parents.

Society | February 24, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 44823

D-2 Recorded "Good Luck" Song for Bulgaria's Footballers

Bulgarian chart-topping band D-2 recorded a special song, "Forever", dedicated to Bulgaria's national football team. The initiative came from Sofia-based BG Radio as a way to wish the players good luck prior to this year's European Championship in Portuga

Society | February 24, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 776

Famous Rap Duo Host Beauty Contest in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's famous rap duo Rumanetsa & Enchev hosted last weekend a beauty contest in the Danube town of Silistra, in Bulgaria's far northeast. The contest was one of the 30 regional castings to select the young beauties that will take part in this year's

Society | February 23, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1453

Rzeczpospolita Reporter to Join Bulgarian Himalayas Trip

Monika Rogozinska, a reporter for leading Polish newspaper Rzeczpospolita, will join a team of Bulgarian alpinists that are planning to climb Himalayan Mount K2 during wintertime. Rogozinska, who was part of the Polish team that climbed Mount Everest for

Society | February 23, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1178

Harry Potter Crew Abandons Sogwarts

Scotland is to be downgraded to a supporting role in the next Harry Potter blockbuster because of the torrential rains there, some local newspapers reported. Moviemakers Warner Brothers may now move to Exmoor in Devon as it rains less there.

Society | February 23, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2986

Orthodox Bulgarians Celebrate Sirni Zagovezni, Great Lent On

Bulgarians celebrate "Sirni Zagovezni", a popular Christian Orthodox holiday in Bulgaria, which takes place seven weeks before Easter and marks the beginning of the Great Lent, the longest period of fasting throughout the year.

Society | February 22, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 716

Vienna Ball in Sofia Raises Funds for Levski Monument in Thessaloniki

Bulgaria's capital Sofia was illuminated for the fourth time by a glittering Vienna Ball on February 21, organized with the assistance and under the auspices of H.E.

Society | February 22, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 829

Two Bulgarian Actors in Mel Gibson's Controversial "Passion of the Christ"

Two Bulgarian actors, playing in the Hollywood blockbuster "Passion of the Christ" produced by Mel Gibson, have been featured in February 16 issue of Newsweek Magazine. Hristo Shopov, who is playing the role of Pilatus the Pontius, and Hristo Zhivkov, re

Society | February 21, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5200

Forks and Corks: Corny Cheese Toasties

Ingredients: 2 slices bread, 1 tablespoon butter, 1 teaspoon mayonnaise, 1 slice canned corned beef, 1 slice American processed cheese Directions: Preheat skillet over medium heat.

Society | February 20, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 355

Health: Treating Baby Fever

If your baby has a temperature above 39°C (38.4°C under the arm), call the doctor immediately.

Society | February 20, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 472

Fashion: How to Dress Slimmer

The Striped Shirt: Vertical stripes lengthen your body and make it look slender by creating an optical illusion, making a short torso appear longer. The Skirt Suit : A monochromatic dress under a bright blazer hides tummy bulges and a heavy bottom.

Society | February 20, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 457
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