Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Life

Mene Tekel opens in Prague

Radio Prague |
23 February 2010

In its fourth year, the international festival against totalitarianism offers a week full of debates, film screenings and a number of rock concerts.

Czech Olympic team's outfits: eyesore or awesome?

Radio Prague |
22 February 2010

When the Czech Winter Olympic team walked into the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver during the opening ceremony, they certainly stood out among the 82 nations taking part in the 21st Winter Olympics.

Olympic Diary: Shocking fashions and free condoms

Prague Post |
19 February 2010

What's the spirit of Vancouver like?

Man, myth, legend

Prague Post |
19 February 2010

The unlikely life story of Václav Kabourek has the makings of a Hollywood movie, and he has the pictures to prove it.

Long-lost photos document terrible aftermath of US air raid on Prague

Radio Prague |
18 February 2010

Sixty-five-years ago, a fleet of 62 U.S. Air Force bombers dropped their deadly cargo on Prague. As soon as the all-clear sounded a Red Cross photographer named Stanislav Maršál went out into the streets to document the aftermath; he was so traumatised by what he saw that he hid the photos away for sixty years. Now, five years after his death, the photographs are being shown for the first time, at an exhibition in Prague’s New Town Hall.

Rudolf Zeman, dissident, journalist and co-founder of the samizdat paper Lidové Noviny

Radio Prague |
18 February 2010

We talk to one of the founders of the samizdat Lidové noviny, and its first post-communist editor-in-chief, Rudolf Zeman.

PEN club marks 85 yrs of promoting freedom of speech

Radio Prague |
17 February 2010

The Czech PEN club on Monday marked its 85th anniversary.

An uncertain future for Prague's Anglican congregation

Radio Prague |
17 February 2010

If you are looking for somewhere for Christian worship in Prague, there are several places where you can attend regular Sunday services in English.

Crash course in winter urban homeless survival

aktuálně.cz |
17 February 2010

They are called Pepe and Pepe. They are homeless.

Weekly roundup

By Ivan Lamper | Respekt |
16 Feb 2010

An influx of Arctic air from Siberia sent temperatures plummeting to minus 20 degrees Celsius. A moonshine distillery exploded Lužice near Hodonín. Greece's financial woes complicated sales of Czech bonds on the global market.

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