Friday, 23 March 2018


Czech Christmas festivals |
30 November 2009

Discover a new Czech city or landmark, and get some Christmas shopping done as well.

Star-studded concert and re-enactment of November ’89 march

Radio Prague |
19 October 2009

Mick Jagger is coming to Prague at the invitation of his long-time fan and friend Václav Havel.

Velvet Revolution inspires and disappoints

Voice of America |
27 November 2009

The 20th anniversary of the 1989 revolutions in central and eastern Europe continue to serve as inspiration for a peaceful transition from totalitarianism to democracy, but some are disappointed by persistent economic hurdles.

We are not like them

Transitions Online |
23 November 2009

A 22-year-old biology student helps lead his country into a new age.

The Story of Semtex

BBC World |
19 November 2009

In the late 1950s, a Czech chemist called Stanislav Brebera invented an explosive which became notorious across the globe.

A child of the revolution

Prague Post |
13 November 2009

Born in November 1989, a student looks at what he's inherited.

How the Velvet Revolution overturned the literary landscape

Radio Prague |
16 November 2009

Writers were at the forefront of the Velvet Revolution. But when the dust settled on the political changes they found a fast changing publishing revolution underway that left some of them sidelined.

Czechs celebrate arrival of new St. Martin's vintage

Radio Prague |
12 November 2009

One of the better-known saints of the Catholic church, St. Martin is honored on 11 November in the Czech Republic with the Feast of St. Martin.

Communist deputy chair Josef Skála: Reforming the regime was the ambition of my generation

Radio Prague |
10 November 2009

Josef Skála, who recently became one of the Communist Party’s deputy leaders, shares his views on the totalitarian regime of the past and the party’s prospects in the future.

Tom Jones plays O2 Arena tonight

Prague TV |
10 November 2009

International pop legend Tom Jones visits Prague's O2 Arena on Tuesday, November 10 as part of a European tour.

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