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#FlashbackFriday : Prague 1968: Moments from invasion

‘Prague — The Sad City’ shows Czechoslovaks smiling in the sunshine, just weeks before occupation Add a comment
 

Chinese works of art highly sought after on Czech market

Some drawings, almost all of them acquired before 1968, have been auctioned off for hundreds of thousands of euros Add a comment
 

Mikhail Gorbachev to attend Forum 2000

Topics will include worldwide growth in extremism and fundamentalism Add a comment
 

Public chess boards arrive in Prague

First installation, on the capital’s náměstí Míru, is located next to piano Add a comment
 

Bernard celebrates the glory that is Bernard

Brewery’s ‘Bernard Day’ means beer will cost just 10 Kč, but there is a catch Add a comment
 

Czech classical music festival draws to a close

Celebrations culminate with performance by Bolshoi Theatre soloists Add a comment
 

Ministry registers nearly 3,000 war graves abroad

Czech soldiers are commemorated on foreign soil, from the Bahamas to Siberia Add a comment
 

South Moravian village has self-service beer tap

Locals, tourists, cyclists stop by to help themselves to Ruprenz lager Add a comment
 

More photos: Prague Pride parade 2014

Employees of IT companies show their pride on company floats; Putin and Klaus playfully denigrated for their public homophobia Add a comment
 

#FlashbackFriday : Edvard Beneš speaks from London

In the throes of World War II, Czechoslovakia’s president-in-exile praises Masaryk, calls for optimism Add a comment
 

ČR, Slovakia withdraw nomination for joint UNESCO site

Culture Ministry says new research would provide stronger foundation for proposal Add a comment
 

A titanic performance on the piano

Man plays ‘Für Elise’ and ‘My Heart Will Go On’ at Václav Havel Airport’s departure lounge Add a comment
 

Rainbows over Prague

In the run-up to the annual Prague Pride week, nature smiles upon the city yet again with a double rainbow Add a comment
 

Supermoon makes pink appearance at sunset

So many perigee full moons in one year won’t occur again until 2034 Add a comment
 

Registered partnership concluded by 1,812 couples

Approval now at 73 precent, but adoption rights only at 58 percent Add a comment
 

#FlashbackFriday : Political fistfight

Two former ministers came to blows at a dentists’ conference in 2006 Add a comment
 

Johnny Depp spotted … on his way to the waxworks

Image fools passersby on Pařížská Street before joining the cast at Madame Tussauds Prague Add a comment
 

Less than one week until fourth Prague Pride

Weeklong festivities happening under the auspices of country’s human rights minister include concerts, discussion, sports events and the famous march Add a comment
 

Scandalous prime ministers used in extramarital dating ad

Three unfaithful Czech politicians are being used to promote Ashley Madison Add a comment
 

Český Krumlov photo wins National Geographic contest

A shot of the UNESCO World Heritage Site was among the Merit winners Add a comment
 

Book review: ‘Bowie’ by Simon Critchley

Critchley has been on the Bowie train through its many hills and valleys Add a comment
 

#FlashbackFriday : Seventy years after mass execution of Romas in Auschwitz

The weekend marks a sad anniversary of the killing of nearly 3,000 mostly elderly Romas at the Nazi concentration camp Add a comment
 

Zoo hippos get sponsor

Hilton Hotels in Prague get behind a family of large mammals Add a comment
 

World War I centenary

Today marks 100 years to the day since the start of the Great War Add a comment
 

Prague 10 prepares exhibition of Čapek photographs

Famous Czechoslovak writer left many items that have never been made public before Add a comment
 

Exhibit: Fairy-tale World of Zdeněk Smetana

Sketches for animated works show highlights of a long career Add a comment
 

#FlashbackFriday : Nixon’s secret visit to Prague

While planning to run for president a second time, Richard Nixon visited communist Czechoslovakia Add a comment
 

Flow East tour gets 1,000 applicants

More tours of the developer’s landmarks will be held due to high demand Add a comment
 

Video: Not just another fish tale

US footballer shows patience to a young patient Add a comment
 

Colours of Ostrava sets record

Almost 41,000 attended the four-day festival in North Moravia Add a comment