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Health: How to Tell if You're Pregnant

For most women, the first sign of pregnancy is when their periods stop. The absence of menstruation can be caused by many things, but if, in addition, your breasts feel swollen or tender and you feel nauseous - especially in the morning - it is likely tha

Society | January 30, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4790

Pets: How to Tell a Puppy's Healthy

A healthy puppy should have: - a friendly, confident manner but should not be dominant with its litter mates.

Society | January 30, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1692

Beauty: Your Million Dollar Smile

Few people are born with perfect smiles. The easiest and most obvious way to get a great smile is regular dental care.

Society | January 30, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 481

Science: Averting A Global Plague

The Economist Global Agenda UN agencies have appealed for funds to halt the rapid spread of a lethal strain of bird flu, which they fear could soon evolve into a deadly human disease.

Society | January 30, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 914

Bulgarian Fashion Diva to Conquer India's Bollywood

Miss Bulgaria Nataliya Gurkova will shoot pictures for a Bollywood film, sponsored by Indian businessman Asad Sikander, based in Bulgaria, The Times of India online edition informed. Asad Sikander, who is an action coordinator for Hollywood films, is rea

Society | January 29, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3950

Student Won Bulgarian Fashion TV Beauty Contest

Ralitza Kalinova, 17, a student in Sofia swept the first prize at the Face of the Bulgarian Fashion Channel 2003. The annual contest took place for the fourth time.

Society | January 29, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 770

Bulgarian Football Star Stoitchkov Prototype in "Harry Potter"

Bulgarian mega football star Hristo Stoitchkov might have inspired JK Rowling for the creation of the Bulgarian quidditch team in the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, writer Alek Popov suggested. Earlier in the week it was announced that a Bulgarian

Society | January 29, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 16445

Bulgarian Casting for Harry Potter Role Scheduled on February 4, 5

The first casting for the part of Viktor Krum in the fourth Harry Potter film will take place in Sofia's "Studentski Dom" on two successive days - February 4 and 5, Bulgarian producer Victor Bozhinov told novinite.com.

Society | January 28, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4006

Bulgarian Kid Wanted for Next "Harry Potter" Movie

The English company shooting the blockbuster Harry Potter is searching for a kid to play the 17-year old Viktor-Krum in the successive part of the film about the young magician. One of the casting directors contacted Bulgarian producer Victor Bozhinov as

Society | January 28, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 15932

Legendary Jethro Tull to Rock Sofia in May

Legendary band Jethro Tull as well as Living Color and Laibach will come to Bulgaria in the beginning of 2004, Sofia Music Enterprises promised. Laibach will rock Sofia March 1, while Living Color will hit Sofia stage April 2.

Society | January 27, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 757

Cosmopolitan Makes Debut on Bulgarian Market

Cosmopolitan, the world's most popular magazine among young women, will be launched on the Bulgarian market with the April 2004 Bulgarian-language issue, representatives of the publishers Sanoma Bliasak Bulgaria AD announced Monday at the eighth national

Society | January 27, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1750

BG Radio Swept Bulgaria's 2003 Radio Oscar

BG Radio swept Bulgaria's Radio Oscar 2003 - the award Sirak Skitnik, given out to private radio stations for contributing to Bulgarian culture by the state Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) every year. This is the second time the award is given to the best

Society | January 26, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1569

EU Funds Neglect Bulgaria's Grand Ancient Monument of Perperikon

The unique ancient and medieval sanctuary of Perperikon, situated in the Eastern part of the Rhodopes Mountains, failed to be among the short-listed applicants for EU funds financing, local Bulgaria radio reported on Monday. The municipality of Kardjali,

Society | January 26, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3067

Bulgarian Climbed South America's Highest Peak

Bulgarian mountaineer and zoologist Boyan Petrov has climbed alone Aconcagua, the highest mountain in South America and the Western hemisphere, the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences announced. The 6962-meters-high peak is located in western Argentina, near t

Society | January 26, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3655

Extyn, Bloom Presented at Glitzy Fashion Show in Sofia

Some of Bulgaria's most glamorous models of leading model agency Visages walked the catwalk when presenting Extyn and Bloom brands at a fashion show in the Sofia Art gallery Friday evening.

Society | January 24, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4290

Super Bowl Party at Hilton Sofia

Hilton Sofia organizes a Super Bowl party on February 1 as the AFC champions challenge the NFC champions, at Houston, Texas, for professional football's most desired trophy. Football fans may enjoy the match of the year live on a big screen, together wit

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 986

Science: Boost in Moon, Mars Property Ventures

The next landing on the Moon is planned for 2015, but the Earth's only natural satellite has been for long a delicious piece of venturing by many US companies. Denis Hope is a CEO of Lunar Embassy, who in the far 1980 submitted a declaration to the UN, t

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2499

Health: The Menopause

The menopause is defined as the end of the last menstrual period. In Western women it occurs on average at 51 years, but there is a wide range of normal extending from your 30s to 60s.

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 603

Pets: Care for Senior Dogs

With better veterinary care and pet food, dogs are now living much longer than before. However old age is relative, depending on the breed, and the bigger the breed the shorter the life span.

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 844

Fashion: Bra Basics

While the bra has been popular for nearly 80 years, industry experts estimate that 75%-80% of all women are wearing the wrong size bra. Pregnancy, weight changes, and other factors can have an impact on size, and the average woman will wear six different

Society | January 23, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 785

Bulgarian Swept Best "Photo" Award

Bulgarian photographer Dilyan Markov swept the award of the prestigious French magazine "Photo", his photo being selected among 50,000 others from all over the world. Dilyan Markov had sent four pictures of a famous Bulgarian reporter, working with the p

Society | January 20, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 797
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