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19 min ago | Radio Prague

PM connects with French socialists, sets tone for improved Czech-French ties

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka began a two-day visit to France on Thursday, his first to Paris since taking office.

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Related Topix: Francois Hollande, Socialist Party (France), Europe, World News

4 hrs ago | Radio Prague

Kura festival of experimental art takes place in Kutna Hora

This Friday sees the start of KA ra - a two-day festival of experimental art and music held in a 19th century brewery in KutnA Hora, east of Prague.

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Related Topix: World News, Europe

9 hrs ago | Radio Prague

Prague Zoo taking responsibility for the survival of endangered breeds

Three years ago Prague Zoo launched its biggest conservation project to date - helping to save the Przewalski horse from extinction.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Miami Herald

Ala company specializes in rare Porsche autos

Fast sports cars with sleek, sexy lines are the last thing passers-by probably imagine when they pass the nondescript metal building in an industrial park in northwest Alabama.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Porsche, Hatchback, Convertible, Porsche 911, Porsche 928, Porsche 944

Transitions Online

Chinese Potions in Czech Hospitals

An Eastern alternative is making its way into the country's health system for the first time in history.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Medicine, Health, Acupuncture

Canada.com

U.S. denounces distribution of anti-Semitic leaflets in Ukraine

The Vancouver Canucks have the sixth overall pick in the June 27-28 NHL Entry Draft.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., World News,

Daily Mail

Like sex? Head to the Czech Republic! It's the most 'morally...

Gone! NYPD tear down and throw away coffin-sized shack inside Manhattan Bridge where homeless man has lived for a year REVEALED: How Justin Bieber's father once 'kung fu kicked teenage girl, broke her jaw and forced her to eat pureed food for two months' Obama says Biden 'will go down as one of the finest Vice Presidents in history' - but stops ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Drugs, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Trend

Foreign Ministries of Georgia, Czech Republic hold political consultations

Georgian Deputy Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili visited Prague as part of the bilateral political consultations between Foreign Ministries of Georgia and the Czech Republic.

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Related Topix: Europe

Radio Prague

TOP 09 seeks Czech backing for Europe-wide media ownership rules

The Czech media sector has often won international praise in the past for its freedom and independence.

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Related Topix: Europe

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Transitions Online

Russia, Ukraine Skirmish in Cyber Space, Czechs Score Huge Heroin Bust

As top Russian and U.S. diplomats met in Paris 5 March in the hopes of encouraging a dialogue between Moscow and Ukraine's new leadership, security experts were warning that Kyiv and Moscow are "locked in a cyber standoff," the BBC reports .

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Related Topix: Drugs, Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, World News, Estonia, Reuters, Europe, Czech Republic Travel

National Journal

Could America Become a Banana Republic?

The Supreme Court's recent McCutcheon ruling paves the way for a new era of political corruption in the U.S. Last week, I was in Prague for the third annual World Forum on Governance, which brings together people from countries around the world, including Eastern and Central Europe, Russia, China, Ukraine, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, India, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Mafia, Vladimir Putin, Europe, World News, US Supreme Court

jdsupra.com

Foreign Judgment in Criminal Fraud Action Enforceable in New York

A New York Appellate Court held for the first time that a judgment issued by a foreign country's criminal court awarding monetary compensation to a fraud victim is civil, not penal in nature, and therefore enforceable in New York State.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

AVHerald

UTAir CRJ2 near Brno on Jan 30th 2014, cracked windshield

A UTAir Canadair CRJ-200, registration VQ-BGM performing flight UT-832 from Brno to Moscow Vnukovo , was climbing through FL300 when the first officer's windshield cracked.

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Czech Happenings

Klaus voted against Czech EU accession - Klaus says in interview

Former president Vaclav Klaus told CTK today he had voted against the Czech Republic's EU accession in the referendum on it, held in 2003.

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Related Topix: Vaclav Klaus, Europe, World News

Newsday

Czech bottle-boat inventors crave the sea

For many people, reaching the sea each summer is a national obsession. For landlocked countries, not having a coastline can be a national trauma.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Europe, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Slovak Spectator

RegioJet wants IC trains in Slovakia

THE LARGEST private train carrier in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, RegioJet, officially started its preparations for entry into national long-distance transport in Slovakia, the SITA newswire reported.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Slovakia,

Switched

There's Such A Thing As A Bunny Hop Competition, And It Was Held In Prague

Inspired by equestrian jumping events, rabbit enthusiasts in the Czech Republic recently organized a bunny hop competition as an early Easter celebration.

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Related Topix: World News, Europe, Life, Holidays, Easter, Abilene, TX, Grapevine, TX

Circulation

Electrophysiologic Profile and Results of Invasive Risk...

From the Children's Heart Center, University Hospital, Motol, Prague ; Pediatric Cardiology, Children's University Hospital Brno, Brno, Czech Republic ; Department of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Leipzig, Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany .

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Related Topix: World News, Europe, Germany,

Czech Happenings

Ukraine cannot join EU without necessary reforms - Zeman

Ukraine cannot join the EU in the next several years without implementing political and economic reforms, Czech President Milos Zeman told university students on a visit to the east Bohemian centre Hradec Kralove today.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine,

Trend

Russian, Georgian special representatives to discuss security issues

Russian Deputy FM, Grigory Karasin and Georgian Prime Minister's Special Envoy on Relations with Russia, Zurab Abashidze will meet in Prague on April 16. Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze told journalists on Tuesday, April 15 that Abashidze is departing for the Czech Republic's capital.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Russia, Georgia

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