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Virginia Zdravkova & Brides' Whims

Models with her avant-garde wedding dresses walk the catwalk side by side with Armani's crafts clothes ?°t the international fashion trade shows. She is considered the trustworthiest among designers to be responsible for the dresses and accessories of Mis

People | October 20, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4991

Bulgaria Contributes to Chemical Element 118 Discovery

The Bulgarian Stoycho Iliev was part of the international team of scientists that discovered chemical element 118, which extends the chart into a region long-predicted to contain extra-stable nuclei.

People | October 18, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1536

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Bangladesh Econimist

Bangladesh's Muhammad Yunus and the Grameen Bank have been awarded the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize. The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Prize to Yunus and Grameen Bank for their efforts to create economic and social development from below.

People | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1141

Nicola Ghiuselev: Orpheus Reincarnated

Explorers have long been trying to prove that Bulgaria is the birthplace of Orpheus, a legendary singer whose magical voice enchanted beasts and humans alike. It's easy actually, all they need is to listen to the voices of his ancestry, voices that enchan

People | October 13, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1625

Controversial Turkish Writer Grabs Literature Nobel

Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk has won the 2006 Nobel Prize in literature. The result was announced by the Swedish Academy on Thursday, confounding pundits who had made Syrian poet Ali Ahmad Said, known as Adonis, favourite.

People | October 12, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1147

Bush Big Winner in World Stupidity Awards

US President George Bush once again took honours in the World Stupidity Awards, which aim to "salute achievement in ignorance and stupidity". Bush was nominated in several categories, including Stupidest Statement of the Year and Most Out of Touch with R

People | September 23, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2564

Footballer's Wife Grabs Mrs Bulgaria 2006 Crown

Yet another football wife turned the showbiz limelight upon herself, after Vladimir Manchev's beloved pair, Eleonora, triumphed as Mrs Bulgaria 2006. In a rivalry with another 11 married beauties, Eleonora Mancheva confirmed her fame as one of most beaut

People | September 22, 2006, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6790

Stingray Kills Australian Crocodile Hunter

Australian Steve Irwin, also known as the Crocodile Hunter, was killed early Monday by a stingray while filming an underwater documentary on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. The 44-year-old adventurer, who has carried a great number of joint projects with

People | September 4, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 11108

Fidel Castro - The Man Epitomising an Era

After BBC Fidel Castro has run Cuba for so long that nearly three-quarters of its people have known no other leader.

People | August 1, 2006, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1191

The PR Magician

By Yana Tabakova* There are many people who talk just for the sake of talking.

People | July 23, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1595

SNA Photographer Wins Climbing Race

SNA photographer Kameliya Atanasova snatched the prize in a climbing race for journalists, organized by Danone in Sofia. In a fierce competition with eight other colleagues, SNA's sharp eye brought her mountaineering skills to a good use and was the firs

People | June 29, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 906

Prosecution Voice Dives into Anti-Corruption Fight

Sofia's ex-chief prosecutor and spokesman Boyko Naydenov was appointed also head of the freshly set-up anti-graft combat unit within the prosecution.

People | June 28, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 810

Bulgarian President Receives Birthday Wishes

Wishes for health, personal happiness and maybe for a second presidential mandate will pour in Wednesday on 1 Dondukov Street. Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov is celebrating his 49th birthday on June 28.

People | June 28, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1021

Jazz Legend Hits the Stage in Sofia

Two hours of celebration of life and quality music brought some 3,000 people on foot in the end of spectacular concert of jazz legend Al Jarreau. Thrilled by the heartful welcome, Al Jarreau interacted with the audience all the time and gave them imagina

People | June 26, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 884

Kevin Richardson Leaves The Backstreet Boys

Singer Kevin Richardson is to leave boyband the Backstreet Boys to pursue other interests. "After 13 years of what can only be described as a dream come true, I have decided that it is time to leave the Backstreet Boys.

People | June 25, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7086

Nicole Kidman Ties the Knot with Country Singer Urban

Hollywood star Nicole Kidman and country singer Keith Urban were married in an evening ceremony in Sydney. Kidman, wearing an ivory gown, designed by Nicolas Ghesquiere for Balenciaga, and veil, exchanged vows with Urban in the gothic-style Cardinal Cerr

People | June 25, 2006, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1479

Agassi to Retire after US Open

Former Wimbledon champion Andre Agassi said he will retire after this year's US Open, which starts on 28 August.

People | June 24, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 646

US TV Legend Aaron Spelling Dies

Television producer Aaron Spelling, the man behind some of US TV's most famous shows, has died at the age of 83.

People | June 24, 2006, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1129

Kylie Resumes Tour in November

Kylie Minogue is going home, in Australia, as she prepares to hit the road once more in November.

People | June 22, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 678

Bulgarian Leftist MP Dies at 59

Professor Vladimir Damgov, lawmaker from the parliamentary group of left-wing Coalition for Bulgaria, passed away at the age of 59 following a long period of a serious illness. Damgov was elected member of parliament on the list of Coalition for Bulgaria

People | June 22, 2006, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 798

Jolie, Pitt to Adopt Another Child

In an interview for CNN, Angelina Jolie has announced plans to adopt, together with love partner Brad Pitt, yet another child.

People | June 19, 2006, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 910
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