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Children’s publishing house Albatros marks 70th anniversary with special collection

This week marks 70 years since the establishment of the famous children’s books publisher Albatros. As part of the anniversary, Albatros has released a collection of some of its most famous titles, both fiction and non-fiction, published in the years between 1960 and 1980.

 
 
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Unfinished piano piece by Antonín…

More than a hundred years after his death, fans of Antonín Dvořák have a chance to hear a new piece by one of the…

 
 
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Operators: Millions spent every year on…

Attention has been focused on fire safety elsewhere following Monday’s devastating blaze at Paris’s Notre-Dame. The…

 
 
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Festival showcases Czech films around…

Czech That Film, an annual festival of contemporary Czech films, is currently underway across the United States and…

 
 
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A bust of the late Chinese dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo is due to be unveiled at Prague’s DOX…

 
 
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Journey to the Beginning of Time…

Sixty years after first being shown in cinemas, Karel Zeman’s time-travel adventure movie Journey to the Beginning of…

 
 
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Pianist Thomas Zaruba on his best…

Thomas Zaruba, author of the best-selling jazz album Slow Down, is a pianist of Australian-Canadian-Czech origin living…

 
 
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Radio Prague alumna Pavla Horáková wins…

By far the country’s swankiest annual literary event, the Magnesia Litera awards, covering nine categories, including…

 
 
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New art guide to Prague reveals lesser…

A new guide to Prague, called Curator, attempts to show the city to locals and tourists in a different light. A group…

 
 
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Acclaimed Czech-born author and…

The celebrated Czech-born author Milan Kundera turns ninety on April 1st. True to form, the reclusive writer – who hasn…

 
 
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Granddaughter loses right to license…

The most famous Czech cartoon character, Krteček, or the Little Mole, has been the centre of legal disputes for some…

 
 
 
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