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"Corn Island" by Georgia's director George Ovashvili has won the top prize at the 49th edition of an international film festival in the Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary.
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The movie, a coproduction of Georgia, Germany, France, the Czech Republic and Kazakhstan, is a psychological drama with sparse dialogues about an old farmer and his granddaughter living on a tiny island in a river that forms a natural border between Georgia and its breakaway region of Abkhazia.
1 hr ago | Radio Prague
Regional Development Minister VA>ra JourovA , whom the coalition party ANO last week put forward as its nominee for EU commissioner, says that while regional development is her main area of interest she feels up to the challenge of accepting other portfolios.
La Fontaine Froide, the "cold fountain" said to have perfect water for diluting absinthe, on a mountain trail near Motiers, Switzerland Sunbeams shot through the forest, lighting up the wispy fog on the path ahead.
The portfolio of one of the largest Czech hotel groups has as of 1 July 2014 grown by the addition of Mamaison Hotels & Residences operating in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and Russia.
A Jet2.com Boeing 737-300, registration G-CELK performing flight LS-195 from Leeds,EN to Prague , was enroute at FL350 about 25nm northeast of Norwich,EN when the crew decided to return to Leeds reporting the cabin temperature was no longer controllable.
The Independent in Ireland reported the game Friday. The U.S. Soccer Federation has not announced the match yet because all the paperwork has not been signed.
Some 45 percent of Czechs support gay couples' right to marry, according to a poll by the CVVM agency released on Friday.
RFE/RL is pleased to accept applications for the 2014 - 2015 Jiri Dienstbier Journalism Fellowship, a joint initiative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and RFE/RL that is inspired by Dienstbier's outstanding work in the fields of journalism, foreign policy, and human rights, and RFE/RL's legacy of promoting more just and ... (more)
The Czech Republic could lose up to 65 billion crowns in EU subsidies earmarked for the country in the financial period 2007-2013, according to a report by the country's Supreme Audit Office released on Friday.
Vancouver, BC / ACCESSWIRE / July 10, 2014 / Less Mess Storage Inc. is pleased to announce that it has today filed a Form 52-102F5 - Business Acquisition Report respecting its purchase of a mature portfolio of self-storage businesses in Poland and the Czech Republic, which closed on April 28, 2014.
Bucharest gained 10 places in the ranking of the most expensive cities in the world for expats made by human resources consultancy company Mercer Bucharest moved up to 159, from 169 in 2013, but still remains one of the cheapest cities in the ranking, which is based on the cost of living for expats in 211 cities around the globe, a press release ... (more)
British Ambassador to the Czech Republic Jan Thompson visited RFE/RL's Prague headquarters July 8 for a foreign policy roundtable discussion with RFE/RL journalists, editors and service directors.
Czech film actor, scriptwriter, director, and writer ZdenA>k SvA>rA k ws awarded the president's prize at the International Karlovy Vary Film Festival on Thursday for his lifetime contribution to cinema.
Sirens sounded and bells tolled across the Czech Republic at midday on Thursday in homage to the four Czech soldiers who were killed in a bomb attack near the Bagram airport in Afghanistan on Tuesday.
The Czech Republic has been criticized by the European Commission along with 17 other countries for failing to take steps for reorganizing its airspace management in line with European rules aimed at establishing more efficient and cheaper routes for planes.
Last year doctors performed around 23,000 surgical abortions in the Czech Republic, a fifth of them for health reasons.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 11:05 am
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