Tuesday, 17 September 2019

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Luck was lacking in Berlin

Radio Prague |
26 August 2009

The World Athletics championships in Berlin were a disappointment for the Czech team, who took only one medal, Barbora Špotáková’s silver in the women’s javelin.

From black soup to wild boar

Radio Prague |
24 August 2009

A new project has been launched to promote national and regional cusisin across the country.

Robert Vano looks back over 40-year career

Radio Prague |
24 August 2009

The Platinum Collection is the title of the biggest retrospective to date by the photographer Robert Vano, who is best known for his male nudes.

Germany wants to buy its Prague embassy building where history was made 20 years ago

Radio Prague |
21 August 2009

The German Foreign Ministry wants to acquire Prague’s Lobkowicz Palace, the seat of the German embassy. For thousands of East Germans, the compound was the last stop on their way to freedom in August 1989, two months before the fall of the Berlin Wall. In exchange for the historic building, German authorities are offering the Czech Foreign Ministry a palace in Berlin.

UFOs over Czech skies do battle with sceptics

Radio Prague |
21 August 2009

Last weekend there were reports from around the country of strange lights in the sky, flying about, flaring up, flaring out, chasing each other.

Prague Zoo head to run Bohemian National Hall in NYC

Radio Prague |
20 August 2009

Petr Fejk who transformed the zoo into one of the most exciting venues in Prague will now be heading to New York, where he will run the Czech Republic’s National Bohemian Hall.

Špotáková satisfied with silver in javelin

Radio Prague |
20 August 2009

The Czech Republic has taken its first medal at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin: the silver for Barbora Špotáková in the women’s javelin.

Eurosceptic senators employ new tactic to block Lisbon treaty

Radio Prague |
20 August 2009

A group of Eurosceptic senators are going to send a freshly announced petition to the Czech Constitutional Court, ahead of a challenge to the document itself.

Government approves product placement on television

Radio Prague |
19 August 2009

The Czech government on Monday approved a proposal to allow product placement in television programmes. In one sense it means a new advertising medium, and in another, simply bringing above-board what producers have already been doing for a long time.

Four charged over petrol bomb attack on Romani family

Radio Prague |
17 August 2009

Police in north Moravia have made a major breakthrough in the case of a petrol bomb attack on a Romani family’s home, charging four men with racially motivated attempted murder.

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