Signal festival in numbers

Initial estimates show that turnout surpassed the previous year Add a comment

#FlashbackFriday : The lives of Nicholas Winton

A young man's holiday to Czechoslovakia in 1938 saves the lives of hundreds of children Add a comment

Workshop: Creative writing with The Berlin Reader

Writing teachers give tips on developing characters and plots Add a comment

Destruction of a mandala

Buddhist monk spends two days on a work of art, just to destroy it in seconds Add a comment

Review: The Fall of Arkun

Fibich’s obscure final opera shows shades of Wagner Add a comment

Winner of Czech Press Photo main prize announced

Photo of the year shows bloodied Ukrainian man passing religious painting Add a comment

Video: Havel Forever flash mob

Some 200 people descended on Wenceslas Square to pay tribute to the former president Add a comment

Jiří Švestka Gallery is forced to close

Owner of prominent art space admits he is mostly at fault for decline of his Prague gallery Add a comment

Review: Prague Burlesque at Theatre Royal

Cabaret-style shows takes the striptease back in time Add a comment

#FlashbackFriday : Czechoslovak ambassador to USA publicly resigns

The day decorated public servant Juraj Slavík informed the world that his country was going down the tubes Add a comment

Young Czech writer wins EU literature prize

Jan Němec gets coveted award for his début novel Add a comment

Slow Down … To a Wonderful Life

‘A slower-paced life means making more time to enjoy your mornings or evenings with children’ Add a comment

Roma Pride 2014 march points to problems

Advocate says Roma want to be part of society Add a comment

Czech craftsman copies Brahms’ 1868 Streicher piano

Replica of Romantic-era instrument is destined for Australia Add a comment

If you are led by senses… Invisible Exhibition Prague

The Invisible Exhibition has been open at the New Town City Hall for three and a half years. Add a comment

New US ambassador lends residence for VIA Bona Awards

A day after presenting his credentials, Andrew Schapiro hosted gala evening for social responsibility Add a comment

#FlashbackFriday : Refuge in the garden of the embassy

On Sept. 30, 1989, a huge crowd of East Germans gathered at the West German Embassy in Prague got word that their freedom from communism had been secured Add a comment

Miss Czech Slovak America to be chosen in New York

Miss Deaf World Lýdia Svobodová to help judge contest at the Bohemian National Hall Add a comment

Mikhail Khodorkovsky will also be a guest of Forum 2000

The 18th annual Forum 2000 conference, titled Democracy and Its Discontents: A Quarter-Century After the Iron Curtain and Tiananmen will be attended this year by a record number of more than 170 delegates, including Mikhail Khodorkovsky. Add a comment

New expat survey uncovers top destinations

Career types thrive in Luxembourg – globetrotters prefer Ecuador and Mexico Add a comment

Exhibit: World Press Photo 2014

Photographs show a panorama of global issues Add a comment

#FlashbackFriday : Celebrating the man on the horse

This weekend marks 1,085 years since the murder of St. Wenceslas Add a comment

VIA Foundation to honor volunteerism and philanthropy

The VIA BONA 2014 nominees include individuals, journalists and companies of all sizes Add a comment

European Green Belt takes bikes along Iron Curtain

Parts of a 866 kilometer bike path were ‘protected’ from humans for decades Add a comment

National Gallery to present Kokoschka's paintings

Exhibition will look at Austrian artist’s relationship with Czechoslovakia, to open in February 2015 Add a comment

EU funds bringing Czech historical sites ‘back to life’

Ministry and NPÚ give update on progress on six renovation projects Add a comment

Sotheby’s to auction Czech art from interwar period

The Roy & Mary Cullen Collection is expected to fetch £1.7 million Add a comment

Only Rembrandt painting in Czech gallery goes on display again

After one year of restoration work, ‘A Scholar in His Study’ returns to the Sternberk Palace Add a comment

Mikhail Khodorkovsky will visit Forum 2000 in October

There is still time to register to attend talks at the conference in Prague Add a comment

Photos: Battle of White Mountain

Rain made for a difficult re-enactment of a turning point in Czech history Add a comment