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Society | January 19, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 431

Survey: Today's Women Too Busy for Sex

Today's women have less sex than their 1950s counterparts, a survey, quoted by BBC online suggests. Researchers in the United States believe the demands of modern life are to blame - leaving women with little time or energy.

Society | January 19, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1260

Interior Ministry Awarded Big Brother Award over Wire-Tap Scandal

Interior Minister Petkanov and his administration got the anti-award Big Brother for the wire-tap scandal that raged in Bulgaria after revelations that special services have wire-tapped politicians and prominent journalists.

Society | January 19, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1124

Super Bowl Party at Hilton Sofia

Hilton Sofia organizes a Super Bowl party on January 26 as AFC champions and NFC champions clash in San Diego for professional football's most desired trophy. Football fans may enjoy the match of the year live on a big screen, together with barbeque buffe

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 444

Symphonic Piece Dedicated to NATO's Invitation to Bulgaria

The premiere of "Overture With Fanfares", the symphonic piece Bulgarian Culture Minister Abrashev dedicated to NATO's invitation to Bulgaria, took place January 16 in Bulgaria Hall in Sofia. The concert of Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra included also works

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 377

Health: Find Your Way to Fight Stress

You have some control over your reaction to stress. You can learn to relax and reverse the body's hormonal response to stress.

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 379

Getting There: Chepelare

Chepelare is one of the most beautiful little towns in Bulgaria. It is situated on both banks of the Chaya river in the Rhodopi mountain.

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 460

Pets: Winter Precautions

Your pet needs special cares during the colder months, although pets are prepared for winter by nature. Saint Bernard's and some long hair cats are bred for cold weather, unlike Grey Hounds and short or hairless cats.

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 348

Slavi's Joke: Woo

It so happened that an American, a Russian, a Frenchman and a Bulgarian traveled aboard a huge transatlantic ship. Everything seemed fine but for one little problem - there was only one woman aboard the ship and four of them.

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 407

Forks&Corks: Cheese Cake

Ingredients: ? pack biscuits, 2 tbs sugar, 2 tbs butter or margarine, 2/3 cup sugar, 1/3 cup flour, 1 tbs corn starch, 1 vanilla sugar sugar, 250 g cream cheese, 1 cup cream, 2 eggs, 3 egg whites, ? kg sugar, 1 small jar of cherry jam. Instructions: Grea

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 362

Science: Mini-pig Clone Raises Transplant Hope

The cloning of a miniature pig lacking both copies of a gene involved in immediate immune rejection has brought the prospect of transplanting pig organs into people a little closer. The small pig's organs are similar in size to those of humans and the mis

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 436

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

DIE ANOTHER DAY Action/Adventure

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 319

Cinema Listings

(January 17th - January 23d) **EVROPA PALACE**

Society | January 17, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 402

Oldest Black Sea Shipwreck Found Off the Coast of Bulgaria

Explorer Bob Ballard announced in the United States the discovery of the oldest shipwreck ever found in the Black Sea off the coast of present-day Bulgaria, CNN reported. A team headed by Ballard, working with the Bulgarian government, discovered the wrec

Society | January 16, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1323

Minute Koran is Tiniest Book in Bulgaria

The tiniest book in Bulgaria is a 150-page Koran, sized 15 by 17 millimetres. The miniature copy of Islam's Holy Book is owned by the district library in Northern city Montana.

Society | January 16, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 444

Bulgarian Researchers Start Penguins Project in Antarctica

The last group of researchers from the Bulgarian Antarctic expedition leaves on January 18th. They will arrive on the Island of Livingstone on January 29th, Dr.

Society | January 15, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 520

Rare Birds Discovered to Spend Winter in Southeastern Bulgaria

Dalmatian pelicans have flocked to spend the winter around a dam in the Sakar Mountain in Southeastern Bulgaria. Such birds have never been seen in this area before, Bulgarian ecologists enthuse.

Society | January 14, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548

Skiing Conditions in Bulgaria Good

Skiing conditions in almost all Bulgarian winter resorts are good after the heavy snowfall across the country over the weekend. There is new snow in all resorts and that is why it is a good time for the enthusiastic skiers and snowboarders to get on the s

Society | January 14, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 503

Bulgaria's Scholars Flock to EU Grant Program

Over 120 Bulgarian research teams have shown interest in applying for funding under Sixth Framework Program of the European Union. Bulgarian scholars are cooperating actively with EU partners in the fields of astronomy, oceanology and nano technology.

Society | January 14, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 369

AUBG Launches Executive MBA in Bulgaria

The official launch of the Executive MBA Program of the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) will take place on Tuesday. The program is targeted at working managers and professionals.

Society | January 13, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

Bulgaria Marks 140th Anniversary of Aleko Konstantinov Birth

The fifteenth traditional week, dedicated to the great Bulgarian writer Aleko Konstantinov, started on January 13, marking the 140th anniversary of his birth. Flowers will be laid at the monument of the author of "Bay Ganyo" in Borissova Garden, Sofia's b

Society | January 13, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 529
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