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  1. Today Prague, tomorrow the cosmosRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Writer Jaroslav Kalfar, though born in Prague, has lived in the US since the age of 15, and indeed this novel was written in English, as Spaceman of Bohemia. However, while you can take the boy out of Bohemia, you can't take Bohemia out of the boy.

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  2. 13:11 Czech Republic to deliver Przewalski's horses to MongoliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | AkiPress

    A Czech military CASA aircraft with four mares of the Przewalski's horse aboard left June 20 for Mongolia where they will be returned to the wild, Prague Monitor reported . The horses will fly 6000 km over two continents with stopovers in Russia's Kazan and Novosibirsk, the flight will take 20 hours.

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  3. A new Prague anthology celebrates the Vltava as a river of slain crocodiles, viziers and rotgutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Radio Prague

    If you enjoy poetry and will be in Prague on June 25, the VOID Floating Gallery on the embankment at NA plavka will be hosting an event that you shouldn't miss. 7 p.m. sees the launch of a fascinating anthology of poems inspired by the River Vltava.

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  4. U Fleku - A legendary Prague pub and brewery famous for its dark beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Radio Prague

    A hundred years ago there were dozens of small brewing houses across Bohemia and while the majority no longer exist, there's one that continues brewing its own dark lager even today. A pub, restaurant and brewery in Prague called U FlekA which is as quintessential to the tourist experience - at least as far as beer hunters are concerned - as seeing Prague Castle and Charles Bridge.

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  5. Acclaimed Czech sculptor Olbram Zoubek dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Radio Prague

    The celebrated Czech sculptor Olbram Zoubek died on Thursday at the age of 91. Zoubek, who studied at Prague's UMPRUM , was the author of many sculptural works, including a memorial to the victims of communism at Prague's Asjezd at the foot of PetA A n Hill. Olbram Zoubek is considered one of the most important Czech figurative sculptors of the 20th century, who left a mark on the Czech art scene.

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  6. Report: Relations in Russian minority in Czech Republic worsenRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Prague Daily Monitor

    Relations in the Russian community in the Czech Republic worsened and were politicised last year due to different opinions on the development in Ukraine, Brexit and U.S. foreign policy and because of propaganda, says a report on the situation of ethnic minorities in the country. The government is to deal with the document, worked out by the secretariat of its council for ethnic minorities, at its regular meeting on Wednesday.

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  7. Norway awards Czech Nordic studies scholar JurickovaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Prague Daily Monitor

    King of Norway Harald V has decorated Czech Nordic studies scholar and translator Milusa Jurickova as a knight of the Norwegian Royal Order for her contribution to the cultural relations between Norway and the Czech Republic, Barbora Janoutova, from the embassy of Norway, has told CTK. "My first trip to Norway changed my attitude to the life, as has also often happened with my students," Jurickova said.

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  8. CBRE: Shopping centres' turnover up 7.7%Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Prague Daily Monitor

    The average turnover generated by shopping centres in the Czech Republic grew 7.7% y/y in 2016 for the second year in a row. Rents increased for the first time in five years .

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  9. Priyanka Chopra becomes Prague tourist guide for her fans, shares mesmerising photo of her vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | The Indian Express

    After spending some quality time with her family and close friends, Priyanka Chopra has headed for a much-needed vacation. The actor is having a great time in Prague and is playing a tourist guide to her fans by sharing some pictures of the beautiful locales of the city.

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  10. Celtic announce pre-season tour of Austria and Czech RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Sunday Herald

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  11. U-19 WNT camp update with Mandy McGlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Hokiesports.com

    I got back home from my previous camp with the U-20 team and only had nine days to spare before I jetted off again. The constant traveling has been exhausting, but the fact that I am playing for my country in numerous events is exactly where I want to be.

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  12. Prague's central district warns of Airbnb ghost town scenarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Radio Prague

    Airbnb and other sites have radically transformed the Prague accommodation scene. But the most central district of the city, Prague 1, has had enough and says it wants to push ahead if necessary with its own rules for regulating the phenomenon.

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  13. Daily news summary 12.6.2017Read the original story

    Monday Jun 12 | Radio Prague

    The Czech president, MiloA Zeman, is set to meet Queen Elizabeth II in London on Friday, the Czech News Agency reported, citing a source close to Mr. Zeman's office. Prague Castle officials requested the audience with the UK head of state, the news agency said.

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  14. Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Slovak Spectator

    Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 9 and 18, including events for children , open gardens for visitors, a circus festival, a Western-style rodeo, exhibition of butterflies, and a lot of music - classical, jazz, folk, and more. Arboretum MlyASany will open on June 10 and 11, as will many gardens, parks and botanical gardens around Slovakia.

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  15. Kofola's founders to raise stake as private equity investor seeks exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Reuters

    The founders and majority owners of Kofola CeskoSlovensko are to raise their stake in the Czech soft drinks maker to 68 percent in a series of transactions that will result in a long-term private equity investor selling out. Kofola announced on Thursday that 50.8 percent shareholder KSM Investment, controlled by the Samaras family which revived the communist-era brand in the 1990s, would combine its stake with that of shareholders Rene Musila and Tomas Jendrejek in a new company called AETOS.

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  16. Czechia: mapping progress one year onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Radio Prague

    It's been a year since the word Czechia, a shorter version of the name Czech Republic, was entered in the UN database of geographical names of countries. To mark the occasion, the geographical department of the Faculty of Sciences in Prague organised a special conference, assessing how successful the process of adopting the name Czechia has been so far.

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  17. Czech tourists may travel to Vietnam without visasRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Prague Daily Monitor

    Short-term visas for Czech tourists travelling to Vietnam may be lifted, Czech President Zeman agreed with his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang today, Zeman told reporters after their meeting. Zeman also asked the general secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, Nguyen Phu Trong, to support the visa waiver.

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  18. Diplomacy head reserved about changes in Czech embassies networkRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Prague Daily Monitor

    Czech diplomacy must handle its network of missions carefully, any closure or opening of an embassy must be considered thoroughly and be in harmony with a long-term strategy, Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek told reporters today. He reacted to President Milos Zeman' statement in May in which he supported the reopening of the Czech embassy in Singapore.

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  19. Now you can buy Instagram followers from a vending machine - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | CNet News

    You can pick up Instagram followers and likes from a vending machine while you're out doing your shopping -- if you're in Russia or the Czech Republic, that is. , Buddhist charms .

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  20. Czech 'GyroDrive' Beats Flying Cars For Hybrid LicenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 7 | ECNmag

    As global automakers compete to bring the first flying car to market, Czech pilot Pavel Brezina is trying a different tack: instead of creating a car that flies, he has made a "GyroDrive"-a mini helicopter you can drive. The engineer and owner of Nirvana Systems, a company producing motors for small flying machines, insists his vehicle is the first in the world authorised to operate both on roads and in the air.

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