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Forks and Corks: Mexican Cornbread

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, melted

Society | March 26, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 328

Science: Mars Rover Sits on Ancient Beach

The US space agency has announced that its robotic Mars rover Opportunity is parked on what was once the shore of a salty Martian sea. There is multiple evidence that the surface of Mars was awash with liquid water at some time in its past.

Society | March 26, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3597

Health: Bacteria May Cause Flu

There is growing evidence that certain types of bacteria may cause some cancers, according to a leading expert.

Society | March 26, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 489

Bulgaria Marks Brilliant Poet Fotev 70th Anniversary

Friends of the major Bulgarian poet Hristo Fotev (1934- 2002) gathered to mark his 70th anniversary on Thursday. All friends of the late poet wrote something dedicated to him at 5 mete-long poem telephone band.

Society | March 25, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1387

Bulgaria's Archaeological Sites Enwrapped in a Collection

All Bulgarian archeological sites and excavations will be enwrapped in a special collection. The book will be presented during the 40th National Archeological Conference in the southern Bulgarian town of Sandanski, due to be in May.

Society | March 25, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 813

Curiosity for Bulgaria's Viktor Krum Peaks

A month after a Bulgarian Viktor Krum was chosen, producers are still keeping his name secret and teasing journalists and fans' curiosity. Some assumed that producers are keeping his name veiled in mystery in an aim to arouse even greater interest for th

Society | March 24, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1691

Violin Masterhand Vassilev Lands Classics Award

Bulgaria's world-famous violin player Vasko Vassilev swept the Musician of 2003 Award of the state radio. He was handed the statuette by its designer Hristo Haralampiev, at Tuesday evening's ceremony.

Society | March 24, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 633

Fashion Party Raises Brows in Sofia

A fashion party at Sofia's popular Spartacus nightclub left visitors staggered, with plenty of barely dressed models.

Society | March 24, 2004, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 961

Tuberculosis Creeps in Bulgaria

The number of tuberculosis suffering Bulgarians is rising up, men infected twice more often than women. According to a survey of the Hygiene Epidemiological Institute, the persons registered as ill with tuberculosis were 98 last year, compared to 13 alon

Society | March 23, 2004, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 672

Bulgarian Minister Leads Off to Fountain Cleaning

Bulgaria's environment minister took up a campaign for cleaning up fountains across the country. Dolores Arsenova got a good grip on a broom, and started the cleaning of the fountain in front of the National Theatre in Sofia.

Society | March 22, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 529

Egyptian Pharaoh Sarcophagus Restored to Original Beauty

The restored sarcophagus of Egyptian pharaoh Ramses VI and a statue of Queen Tiye, one of the few well-known female rulers of the ancient world, were exhibited Sunday in Cairo. The sarcophagus was pieced together from 250 fragments most probably broken a

Society | March 22, 2004, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2512

Miss Bulgaria 2004 Crowned in Major Beauty Pageant

Gergana Guncheva was crowned Miss Bulgaria 2004 among a total of 36 beauties from 25 Bulgarian cities. She will present the country at the Miss World 2004 on October 30 in China.

Society | March 20, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5796

Madagascar President Lands in Bulgaria for Son's Engagement

The Bulgarian Black Sea city of Burgas welcomed on Saturday Madagascar's President Marc Ravalomanana for the engagement of his son and a Bulgarian girl from the costal city. The ceremony took place at the modest apartment of Gergana Georgieva's parents,

Society | March 20, 2004, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5465

Bulgaria, Romania Europe's Laggards in Internet Penetration

Bulgaria and Romania were ranked last in Internet penetration and usage of computers, a survey among all European Union (EU) candidates showed. The news was broken by Bulgaria's Administration Minister Dimitar Kalchev.

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1773

Bulgarians Obsessed with the Occult

Half of all Bulgarians believe in black magic, telepathy and horoscopes, recent survey showed.

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3987

Diplomats Enjoy St Patrick Party in Sofia

Bulgarian statesmen joined foreign envoys to the country at a St Patrick's Day party in Sofia. The event took place at the Hilton hotel, and was hosted by Austin Gormley, Charge d' Affairs of the Embassy of Ireland to Bulgaria.

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 931

Forks and Corks: Baked Pasta

Ingredients: 1 (16 ounce) package dry pasta

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 433

Pets: Cat Grooming

Although cats are fastidious in looking after themselves, it is a good idea to groom your pet once or twice a week. This can remove a lot of dead hair if she is moulting excessively, and also give you a chance to give her a health check all over.

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 441

Health: Who Needs Hangovers?

Obviously, the best medicine for a hangover is to be found in a bottle or can: the one you didn't open. But given human nature, it's not a bad idea to leave the painkillers by the bed just in case.

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 410

Fashion: The Little Black Dress

Having a little black dress simply means never being caught short, because you always have something presentable to wear when a dress is required. Because it is a backdrop it can be dressed up or dressed down with accessories.

Society | March 19, 2004, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 857

Bulgarian Antarctic Crew Safe and Sound on Way Home

Bulgaria's 5-strong scientific crew, stuck among the Antarctic ice and sea, has been rescued from the Livingston Island. A week ago the four men and one woman were unable to get onboard the Russian ship Academic Yoffe due to the stormy weather.

Society | March 18, 2004, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 755
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