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GALLERY: The Tallest Tower in the Czech Republic Marks 35 Anniversary

GALLERY: The Tallest Tower in the Czech Republic Marks 35 Anniversary

On November 24, 1985, the construction of the Žižkov Tower began. The project was created under the leadership of the ...
Iconic Landmarks in Prague Turn Blue for World Children's Day

Iconic Landmarks in Prague Turn Blue for World Children’s Day

Iconic landmarks around the world turned blue to mark World Children’s Day today, as UNICEF celebrated the 31st  anniversary of ...
Prague Cafes Make Over 1,000 Baguettes To Feed People Without a Home

Prague Cafes Make Over 1,000 Baguettes To Feed People Without a Home

As the second wave of Covid-19 ripped through Prague, a network of concerned citizens sprang into action to feed the ...
VIDEO: Aneta Langerová Performs the Song "A Prayer for Marta"

VIDEO: Aneta Langerová Performs the Song “A Prayer for Marta”

Today, Aneta Langerová - Czech singer and musician, winner of the Czech Republic competition, SuperStar - performed the song A ...
Today's Celebrations Will Mostly be Online. Here's What's Happening

Today’s Celebrations Will Mostly be Online. Here’s What’s Happening

The celebrations of 17 November ("Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day") in the Czech Republic this year are mostly happening ...
A 342,000 Cube Lego Model is on Display at Prague Main Railway Station

A 342,000 Cube Lego Model is on Display at Prague Main Railway Station

A 2,700 kg Lego model of Prague Central Station has appeared inside the cities busiest station ...
UNESCO Was Founded on This Day in 1945

UNESCO Was Founded on This Day in 1945

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was born on this day, i.e, November 16, in 1945. This ...
14 November 1918. Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk Is Elected First Czechoslovak President

14 November 1918. Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk Is Elected First Czechoslovak President

Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk had led the country from its independence in 1918 for the next seventeen years, and is known ...
November 17: Prague’s Buildings to Light Up With the Colours of Czech Flag

November 17: Prague’s Buildings to Light Up With the Colours of Czech Flag

On Tuesday, November 17, at 5 pm and 11 minutes, the Czech singer Aneta Langerová will perform the song Modlitba ...
Prague to Install Ten-Metre Red Giraffe Statue

Prague to Install Ten-Metre Red Giraffe Statue

Czech sculptor Jaroslav Róna is installing a new work in Pankrác - a ten-metre giraffe cast in bronze. But it's ...