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Bulgarian FM Makes Art Pause

Bulgaria's foreign minister took some time off from state diplomatic duties Tuesday, and traveled to Haskovo to buy a painting. Minister Solomon Passy was drawn to the southern Bulgarian town where distinguished artist Nikola Manev opened an exhibition.

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 500

Beckham Makes Beslan Donation

British football superstar David Beckham has joined a fundraising campaign organized to boost Russian hostages recovery. Music legends Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Cliff Richards, as well as Mariah Carey, Will Young and Rachel Stephens have also contribute

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1799

Sofia Sees Japan Through Pictures

The opening of Japanese culture days in Sofia was marked by a photo exhibition dedicated to 85 years of diplomatic relations between Bulgaria and Japan. Pictures from nearly 40 photo artists tracing back "100 years of Tokyo" can be seen in the National A

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 598

Orient Express Pulls Twice in Bulgaria

The first Spanish tourists on the legendary Orient Express this year stopped in Varna on their fabulous way to Turkey.

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 559

Mirella Freni Attends Sofia's Ghiaurov Tribute

The special concert in memory of famous Bulgarian basso Nikolay Ghiaurov, which will take place September 13 in Sofia, will be attended by his wife, opera soprano singer Mirella Freni.

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 847

Novinite.com Baby Plunges into Real Life

The newly born baby Todor at the team of Novinite.com is already home getting ready for the boo-boo laughing and smiling way of experiencing life.

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 518

The Best of US Jazz Music in Bulgaria

American jazz performers Roseanna Vitro and her Trio will kick off their tour of Bulgaria at this year's 20th Edition of the Apollonia Festival of the Arts in the Black Sea town of Sozopol.

Society | September 7, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 611

Tom Hanks "Inspired by" Bulgarian Father-in-Law

Tom Hanks found the inspiration for the role of Viktor Navorski in Steven Spielberg's latest movie The Terminal due to his Bulgarian father-in-law, Serbian Tanjug agency reported. Viktor Navorski is a traveller from a fictional Eastern European nation wh

Society | September 6, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 9955

London Star Bar Awaits Bulgarian Rapper

Famous Bulgarian rapper will stage in the star-rated London bar The Collection on September 19, the avtora.com online edition announced.

Society | September 6, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2782

Sofia Welcomes Santo Versace

Santo Versace, brother of fashion designer Gianni Versace, will arrive in Bulgaria on September 8. Versace will spend in Sofia less than 24 hours.

Society | September 5, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 10292

Bulgaria Sees New Thracian Treasure

A new Thracian treasure was unearthed in a highland tomb in Bulgaria. A golden necklace and a pair of earrings were disclosed by Bulgarian archaeologists working the region near the city Kazanlak.

Society | September 5, 2004, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4746

Shopping Fever Welcomes New School Year

A market for school aids has opened doors at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia now that the new school year is knocking on the door.

Society | September 4, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 745

Sofia Tribute to Basso Ghiaurov

A special concert in memory of famous Bulgarian basso Nikolay Ghiaurov, who died on June 2, will take place September 13 in Sofia. The event is organized by the National Opera and Ballet and will be under the patronage of President Georgi Parvanov.

Society | September 3, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 891

Fashion: Hair Color for The Gentlemen

Hair color for men today is a skyrocketing industry, indicating that many males are no longer afraid of getting a "polished" look. Adding some hair color could help nature out against graying, give you a more funky look or just soften the face.

Society | September 3, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 590

Forks & Corks: Potato and Vegetable Omelette

Ingredients: 450 g potatoes, salt and black pepper, 1 red onion, 1 clove garlic, 4 tbsp olive oil, 100 g frozen peas, 6 large eggs, 50 g mild cheddar cheese, 2 tbsp chopped fresh parsley Preparations: Peel and cut the potatoes in cubes.

Society | September 3, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 649

Pets: Doggy Grooming Tips

Regular grooming makes a pet look better and there is scientific proof that grooming improves the pet's health as well. For aged and convalescing animals, grooming stimulates the circulation.

Society | September 3, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1405

Health: Pregnancy Hint for Cot Death Risk

Problems during pregnancy could be an indicator a baby will be at a higher risk of cot death, scientists suggest.

Society | September 3, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 471

Science: World Sees More Planets

US astronomers claim they have found two more Neptune-sized planets orbiting stars beyond our Solar System.

Society | September 3, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1208

Presidential Couple Enjoy Silver Wedding

The presidential couple of Zorka and Georgi Parvanov celebrated their silver wedding on the day of opening the national art fest Apolonia in coastal Sozopol. Georgi Parvanov met his future-to-be-wife Zorka while studying together history in the Sofia Uni

Society | September 2, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 653

Bullet from Karbala Hits Bulgarian Book Market

"Whatever the way it is called - peacemaking, third world or anti-terrorism - the war in Iraq is a real one... The border of Bulgaria is going through Iraq at the moment.

Society | September 2, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 631

Rhodopes-Made Dairies Fight Cancer

The ecologically clean dairy products made in the Rhodopes Mountain has anti-cancer effect, according to a resent survey over the biodiversity in the region of the Middle Rhodopes. The results of the survey were reported by Prof Dr Venelin Kafedjiev in t

Society | September 2, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 756
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