Friday, 31 July 2015

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Letní Letná ends the summer with circus fun

The Prague Post |
14 July 2015

Twelfth year of the new circus and theater festival has visitors from France and Wales

MfD: Aviation aficionado detects historical aircraft debris

ČTK |
14 Jul 2015

There are many old military planes buried underground across the Czech Republic, which wait for being uncovered by Jan Pohořelec, an "aviation archaeologist" from east Bohemia who focuses on detecting such planes and their debris, Mladá fronta Dnes (MfD) reported yesterday.

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Czech musical Phantom of London wins festival in South Korea

ČTK |
14 Jul 2015

The Phantom of London, an original Czech musical, won the main award at the International Musical Festival in Daegu, South Korea, yesterday.

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James Ragan – the “Czechoslovak” US poet who spends every summer at Václav Havel’s old flat

Radio Prague |
14 July 2015

James Ragan is a US poet, screenwriter, playwright and teacher with extremely strong Czechoslovak ties.

Mel Gibson's pyjamas auctioned at Czech film festival in K. Vary

ČTK |
13 Jul 2015

The auction of the pyjamas in which U.S. actor Mel Gibson filmed the new festival trailer for this year's, 50th Czech Karlovy Vary Film Festival yielded CZK 60,500.

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Bob and Trees awarded Grand Prix at Czech K. Vary film festival

ČTK |
13 Jul 2015

Bob and Trees, a film by U.S. director Diego Ongaro, was awarded the Grand Prix or the Crystal Globe along with 25,000 dollars at the Czech 50th International Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Saturday.

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Remains of Czech priest murdered by Communist police buried

ČTK |
13 Jul 2015

The weekend ceremony at which the remains of Czech Catholic priest Josef Toufar, who was tortured to death by the StB communist secret police in 1950, were buried culminated by a mass served by Hradec Králové Bishop Jan Vokal yesterday.

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The band Šlapeto Patrola brings back some of Prague’s popular pub songs

Radio Prague |
13 July 2015

In this edition of Sunday Music we will be playing songs of Old Prague by the band Šlapeto and the Šlapeto revival band Patrola.

Young rare Asiatic wild ass born in Ostrava zoo

ČTK |
10 Jul 2015

A young onager, an endangered Asiatic wild ass, has been born in the Ostrava zoo, its spokeswoman Sarka Novakova told CTK Thursday, adding that the rare offspring is a female.

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Prague TV party for UNICEF @ the Generali CEE Cup final 2015

Prague TV |
10 July 2015

Come and join Prague TV and football players of the future. On July 29, the grand final of this year's Generali CEE Cup will be held at the football stadium Viktoria Žižkov.

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