Friday, 23 February 2018

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Hundreds of masks join traditional Czech carnival

Aktuálně.cz/ČTK/ČTK |
12 Feb 2018

The traditional Czech folk carnival, this year with more than 700 costumes and masks some of which were inspired by the present Winter Olympic Games, moved through the Czech town of Milevsko on Saturday.

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Lisa Miková: I volunteered to go to Auschwitz

Radio Prague |
12 February 2018

Since her early childhood in the 1920s, Lisa Miková had dreamed of becoming a fashion designer. But Lisa was Jewish, and the German occupation brought her studies to an abrupt end. In 1942, at the age of twenty, she was sent with her parents to the Terezín Ghetto.

Habibi Beats w Kamal Naeem

Prague TV |
9 February 2018

Berlin-based Kamal Naeem is the owner of Blank Slate, an independent record label devoted to providing a range of musical voices, from techno to afrobeat. Tonight at Mono Fono.

DJ Falco

Prague TV |
9 February 2018

DJ Falco will be in charge of Friday night's entertainment at La Loca

Exhibition about Masaryk opens in USA

ČTK |
9 Feb 2018

The Prague-based National Museum has opened a travelling exhibition called Masaryk as a Phenomenon, describing the personality of the first Czechoslovak President Tomas Garrigue Masaryk at the Czech embassy in Washington this week.

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iQLandia centre joins Czech-German-Polish education project

ČTK |
9 Feb 2018

The Czech science centre iQLandia has joined the Art&Science informal education project within which about 1,000 Czech, German and Polish secondary school students will learn to communicate and cooperate in fulfilling tasks, Petr Desensky, from iQLandia, said on Thursday.

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Sole Czech employee at SpaceX describes goosebumps during Falcon Heavy launch

Radio Prague |
9 February 2018

Despite visionary CEO Elon Musk's initial fears, the launch of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, the world's most powerful rocket, proved a major success. Czech Radio spoke to SpaceX sole Czech employee David Pavlík.

Icerink opens in Prague 10

Prague TV |
8 February 2018

A new ice stadium called Icerink officially opened in Prague 10 on Tuesday, a year after construction started. It is intended both for the public and for training for figure skating and ice hockey.

Masopust comes early this year

Prague TV |
8 February 2018

Masopust falls Feb. 13 this year, but a lot of the local celebrations will be on Saturday, Feb. 10, as Tuesday is a work day for most people. Due to the still wintry weather, it will never be as popular as New Orleans' Mardi Gras, but many towns and Prague districts still have some celebration.

Ladies night at Cafe 80s

Prague TV |
7 February 2018

It is Ladies Night every Wednesday at Cafe 80s. Ladies enjoy free Prosecco from 5pm until midnight.

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