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Audience, Jury Select Winner of "BG Site 2003" Contest

The final stage in which the jury and the audience of the fifth edition of the BG Site 2003 contest will vote for the best site kicked off October 1. People can cast their vote for the best Bulgarian site at www.

Society | October 1, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 496

Bulgarian Glamour Novice Seizes Marie Claire Photo Session

One of the novices of Bulgarian model agency Visage whose career was just launched on international catwalks clinched a photo session for the November issue of French version of the Marie Claire magazine.

Society | September 30, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4053

Survey: Women over 40 Frown upon Sex on First Date

Only 2 percent of single women in their 40s through 60s approve of having sex on a first date, while 20 percent of the men are amenable, shows a survey on the dating habits and sex lives of mid-life singles. The survey, sampling the views of 1,407 men and

Society | September 30, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2310

Bulgarian Model Tops Fashion TV Online Contest after Nation-Wide Campaign

A nation-wide campaign, launched by the popular TV-show host Slavi Trifonov who called for supporting the 18-years-old Bulgarian model Petya Dasheva, sent her to the top of an online contest of the Italian channel Fashion TV.

Society | September 28, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2565

UK Pop Sensation Moloko Kickstarts Tour in Bulgaria

UK pop sensation Moloko are back on the road in Europe and Australia and they chose Bulgaria to kick-start their latest tour "Statues Tour 2003". Roisin Murphy (vocal) and Mark Brydon will arrive in Bulgaria on October 10 with a team of four musicians, 7

Society | September 28, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 650

Bulgarian President Vies with Top Footballer for Man of the Year Award

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov came into an odd competition with football megastar Dimitar Berbatov as local Club M magazine announced its nominations for the traditional Man of the Year Award. The president's other rivals from the political spectr

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 642

Pets: Parrots

History Birds were thought to have been first kept as pets 4,000 years ago, and the tradition probably arose from keeping birds as a source of food.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 512

Beauty Tips: Get Rid of Pimples

Three steps to get rid of pimples: 1.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5731

Health: Fitness Reveals Hidden Heart Risk

Doctors who want to identify women at risk of heart disease should test her fitness, say researchers. Scientists from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore found treadmill tests could help to identify vulnerable women.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 375

Science: Oceans Become More Acidic

The world's oceans are slowly getting more acidic, say scientists. The researchers from California say the change is taking place in response to higher levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

Society | September 26, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 411

Bulgaria's Top Model Agency Chief Stars in a Movie Again

Evgenia Kalkandzhieva, president of Bulgaria's top model Visage agency, will star in a movie for the second time after her debut in "No Family Resemblances". As of October 2 the shooting of "The Blind Musician" will start, based on "The Blind Rebec-Player

Society | September 25, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1167

Bulgarian Pop Star Revives 1993 Classic

Bulgarian pop star Irina Florin will include a cover version of 1993 classic ballad "Tired Wings" as a bonus track in her latest album IF. Doni and Momchil, who formed one of the country' most popular music duos over the last decade, wrote and performed

Society | September 23, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 896

Couple of Rare Horse Species Arrived at Bulgaria Zoo

A couple of Przevalski's horses arrived from Switzerland to the freshly opened zoo in Bulgarian city Dobrich, 486km, northeast of Sofia. This species is regarded as the predecessors of today's wild horses.

Society | September 23, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1129

Bulgarian Classic Poem Released on CD in Different Languages

Bulgaria introduced Tuesday a double CD with revolutionary lyricist Geo Milev's September poem translated in 25 different languages, famous writer Leda Mileva told the bTV channel. The CD contains English, French, Spanish, Russian, German and other versi

Society | September 23, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 481

Novinite.com Paid Tribute to Anna Lindh by Participating Charity Game in Sofia

Maxim Behar, publisher of novinite.com took part in the charity match that paid tribute to Sweden's Foreign Minister Anna Lindh who was stabbed fatally in a department store in the Swedish capital.

Society | September 21, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 445

Proto-Bulgarians Taste Danone Yoghourt

Proto-Bulgarians gave away yoghourt and advertised "Danone Yoghourt", the newest product of Danone-Bulgaria. The campaign with the slogan "Re-discover the legend" kicked off Saturday in nine Bulgarian towns with tasting of Danone-Yoghourt.

Society | September 20, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1869

US- Bulgarian Diplomatic Relations Mark 100th Anniversary

US- Bulgarian diplomatic relations mark 100th anniversary on September 19. The diplomatic relations between the two countries began September 19 1903 when the first US ambassador to Bulgaria John Jackson handed in his accreditations to Bulgaria's royal pr

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 512

Slavi's Joke: April's Fools Day Joke

A Bulgarian guy named Tsanko Dustabanov had a couple of drinks with colleagues and friends as he marked his 35th wedding anniversary. In the late evening, or should I say in the early morning, Tsanko decided that it was high time he went home and celebra

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 476

Forks & Corks: Spinach Soup

Ingredients: 0,5 kg spinach, 3 sticks of spring onions, 1 carrot, 1 spoon of butter, 1 bunch of fresh mint, 1 cube of dry vegetable stock, salt, black pepper, sour cream Preparation: This soup is very easy to prepare and quite nutritious.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 358

Pets: What to Look For in a Fish?

Before purchasing any fish, it will be best if you check that the fish swims effortlessly and that it easily maintains its position in the water. If possible, check that the fish you wish to purchase is eating food readily.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 389

Beauty Tips: Adding Shine to Your Hair

Fine Hair: Look for a shampoo that has wheat protiens and polymers as ingredients.

Society | September 19, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 445
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