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Bulgaria's Top Spirits Producer Lands Award at Int'n'l Exhibition

"Peshterska Grozdova", hit rakiya brand of local producer Vinprom Peshtera, was awarded a silver medal and honorary certificate at Vinaria international exhibition February 6 in Bulgaria's second biggest city Plovdiv.

Society | February 6, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 795

Health: Meditation "Good for Brain"

Scientists say there is evidence that meditation has a biological effect on the body, BBC reported.

Society | February 6, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 437

National Geographic Invited Bulgaria's FM to Ballard's Archeological Expedition

The National Geographic magazine has stated their intense interest in Bulgaria's archeological and historical landmarks at a meeting of the senior editors with the country's Foreign Minister Solomon Passy. According to the minister who is in New York for

Society | February 5, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2193

Int'n'l Wine Exhibition Sees "Dionysus' Children" Premiere

Vinprom Peshtera, top local producer of alcoholic drinks, marked the start of its participation in Vinaria international exhibition with "Dionysus' Children" dance spectacle.

Society | February 5, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1309

Bulgaria's Biggest Gold Treasure Excited European Archeology Fans

Gold vessels from the biggest ancient treasure found in Bulgaria were recently displayed in Brussels making for a stir that spread even beyond Belgium's frontiers. Parts of the 12.

Society | February 4, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4208

Weekly Horoscope

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Society | February 2, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 579

Fashion: Celluloid Chic from the Hollywood Catwalk

The tail end of last year brought some of the best-costumed movies Hollywood has seen in years, including The Hours, Chicago, Far from Heaven and Gangs of New York, and the outlook for this year is just as promising. A miniskirted Reese Witherspoon will

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 509

Slavi's Joke: Sirs

At the end of the week, which we, as true Europeans call "weekend", I will tell you a story about English gentlemen. It is also about the complicated atmosphere of an English club, whose traditions and rituals remain a mystery to outsiders.

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 495

Pets: Make the Right Choice

Without question, an adorable, bright-eyed animal wagging its tail from behind the shop window is an alluring image; many people decide to adopt a pet on a sudden impulse not unlike "love at first sight."

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 355

Health: Fast Food is "Addictive"

Hamburgers and French fries could be as addictive as heroin, scientists have claimed.

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1617

Getting There: Borovets - Heaven for Skiers and Hikers

Borovets is the oldest mountain resort where skiers can experience the thrills of the "white sport" in winter, and hikers enjoy the greenness of the mountains in summer.

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 431

Forks&Corks: Shish

Ingredients: 1kg meat (veal or pork), 3 long peppers, 2 onions, 3 tomatoes, salt, 10 g black pepper How to cook: Cut the meat into pieces.

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 332

Science: Europe Considers its Future in Space

The European space programme is being asked to do some serious soul searching about its future, with the launch of a public consultation paper by the Europe Commission (EC) in January. The Green Paper on European Space Policy asks some fundamental questi

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 404

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(January 31st - February 6th) **EVROPA PALACE**

Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 391

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Society | January 31, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

S Korea's Ambassador Portrays Bulgarian Nature

South Korean Ambassador to Bulgaria Kim Seung-eui will present his paintings in a one-man show in Bulgaria's largest Danube city Russe. The exhibition is called "Fantasies from Bulgaria" and opened Monday night.

Society | January 27, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 521

Moscow Siege Musical on Bulgarian Stage in May

The musical Nord-Ost will be performed in Bulgaria on May 24, 25.

Society | January 26, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 509

Europalia-Bulgaria 2002 Festival Closes with Gala in Brussels

After Bulgaria has made for the focus of Europe's cultural agenda for four months, the Europalia-Bulgaria 2002 festival in Belgium will be closed with a final gala on Friday.

Society | January 24, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 551

Slavi's Joke: Oatmeal Porridge

This is one of the many incredible stories about pensioners. Once upon a time there lived an old couple.

Society | January 24, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 577

Health: 7 Ways to Raise a Responsible Child

1. Teach your child to be self-sufficient.

Society | January 24, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 373

Fashion: It's a Cold, Cold World for Men on the Italian Catwalk

Though some say the earth is warming, Italian menswear designers are apparently of a different opinion. If the number of warm hoods, woolly hats, scarves, turtle-necks, thick knits and big jackets seen at Milan men's fashion shows this week are anything t

Society | January 24, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 517
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