Radio Prague International
All the news in politics, culture, sport and science, along with in-depth reports and fascinating interviews, from Radio Prague International. Everything you need to know about the Czech Republic. Every weekday and Saturday.
Alexander Dubček born 100 years ago; Radio Prague in 1968.
24 min 43 sec
News; President Zeman back in hospital; 32 business leaders call for transformation of Czech economy; Pilsen Museum of Puppets.
27 min 7 sec
News; Deniers and antivaxxers undermining efforts to curb Covid numbers in Czechia; Škoda unveils first E’City fully electric bus destined for Prague; Český Krumlov.
25 min 39 sec
News; NGP invites visitors to find fakes in new exhibition; Some Prague Christmas markets to open; New book pays tribute to Prague's Nazi victims; Czechs in Oklahoma.
26 min 45 sec
News; the Czech Army chief lays out his vision for the military to meet new challenges; the holiday home of famous writer Bohumil Hrabal may soon open to the public; a Bohemian craft workshop makes wooden skis and more from ash trees
22 min 43 sec
News; State of emergency, mandatory vaccinations under debate; record number of shops join Food Collection drive; film critic Hynek Pallas on growing up in a Czech dissident household in Sweden
27 min 3 sec
Interview with award-winning designers Eduard Herrmann and Matěj Coufal
22 min 27 sec
News; Czechia among least vulnerable to Russian and Chinese influence, study shows; ‘Our Germans’ exhibition opens in Ústí nad Labem, Museum of Glass and Jewelry in Jablonec nad Nisou
26 min 9 sec
News; Barbora Krejčíková and Kateřina Siniaková have won the ATP Finals women’s doubles tournament in Mexico; Celtic kettle, which may depict stars over Brno, goes on display; scientist Vojtěch Kubelka, who tracks animal migration, points to climate change threats
23 min 59 sec
News; Havel bust unveiled near Slavia Cafe; What's happening on November 17?; Anniversary of Gustav Husák's death; Rare toadstone found in reliquary.
26 min 52 sec
News; Expert: Fiala govt will be pro-Western but shift on migration unlikely; Czech scientists first to look inside atom; Polar explorer Julius Payer.
29 min 25 sec
UK comic artist Rachael Smith on her Prague residency and the benefits of keeping diary comics ; The heart of Moravia – through the eyes of musician Jiří Pavlica
26 min 59 sec
Broadcast in English - 11/12/2021
27 min 40 sec
News; Doctors defend brutally frank vaccine campaign; Havel’s regrets over prison comprise “spiritual core” of freshly published lost text; St. Martin’s wine arrives
22 min 26 sec
Broadcast in English - 11/10/2021
24 min 41 sec
News; Fiala on tough times ahead; Architect of Year awards; study finds downturn in birdsong.
27 min 42 sec
News, coalition agreement on new government signed, International Engineering Fair in Brno, interview with children's writer Petr Sís.
28 min 32 sec
Visegrad Group in focus
28 min 7 sec
News; survey on faith; historical vault opened; Příbram’s Mining Museum.
25 min 22 sec
News; Health minister wants restrictions properly implemented as hospitals fill up; Made in Prague to deliver international premiere of Zátopek in London; Operation Blín.
22 min 53 sec
News; electoral coalitions have stuck a deal on forming a new government; Czech Radio’s “Concert for Animals” has won the Prix Europa 2021 award; Kateřina Tučková’s novel Gerta shines a light on the post-WWII expulsion of Germans from Brno
25 min 12 sec
Czech model imprisoned in Pakistan to be released; Charles University rector wants equal opportunities in academia; Daniel Kretisky to buy stake in West Ham; Nové Hrady.
25 min 26 sec
News, Climate Change Conference, Prague Fringe Festival, Billie Jean King Cup and Czech tennis. Interview with Norma Zabka, an American with Czech roots.
26 min 41 sec
Interview with rising Czech opera star Kateřina Kněžíková; Moravian Baroque Gem On Holy Hill
24 min 53 sec
News, Taiwanese trade mission to Czechia, "smart flat" project for elderly and disabled and trip to Skoda Museum
29 min 1 sec
News; New nutrition labelling of food products to be launched in Czechia next year; Commemorative “banknotes” issued to mark 10th anniversary of Václav Havel’s death; Julius von Payer – the Teplice born explorer who discovered Franz Josef Land
26 min 38 sec
News; Health minister urges Czechs to get jab as Covid situation worsens; Czechs brew beer according to 3,000-year old recipe; Clementinum’s Jesuit astronomers.
29 min 25 sec
News; Record hop yield ; Ji.hlava documentary festival; Hrishabh Sandilya: From running Prague bars to aiding refugees in Cyprus.
31 min 21 sec
Czech Next Wave: Opera singer Adam Plachetka.
23 min 59 sec
News; New action to help Czechia counter hybrid threats; HateFree Culture survey: The younger the Czech, the more respectful of human rights’, ; Brewery Museum in Pilsen
22 min 18 sec
News; New restrictions introduced as Czech Covid numbers shoot up; More Czechs, especially young adults, are getting tinnitus; Afghan describes life under Taliban.
27 min 8 sec
News; Pundit: “It’s a definite breakup between Zeman and Babiš”; Czech film My Sunny Maad seeks Oscar nomination; 160 years of bentwood furniture design in Moravia
28 min 40 sec
News; Zeman’s grave health clarifies post-election picture; Czech heads of state's health in history; ‘Noráci’ traces fate of Czechs forced to work in Norway during WWII
29 min 33 sec
News; Energy prices soaring; Legislators discuss making Heydrich assassination “significant day”; Czech Next Wave: Adam Plachetka.
30 min 37 sec
Princeton University history professor Michael D Gordin, author of "Einstein in Bohemia", on how a Prague sojourn sparked the Theory of General Relativity.
29 min 35 sec
News; Czech oral history project Memory of the Nation celebrates 20 years; Czech archaeologists help track Hepatitis B; National Technical Museum
26 min 58 sec
News; Bohemia Energy goes bankrupt; Czechia opens Honorary Consulate in Scotland; The story of Bat´a's interwar expansion.
28 min 37 sec
News; Over 2,000 Czech children face property seizure over unpaid debts; Augmented reality at Signal festival; Rare “toadstone” found in priceless 13th century Reliquary.
22 min 31 sec
News; Prague City Tourism unveils marketing concept; the Czech capital launches pilot bike-sharing project; Czechia main guest at Lakes International Comic Art Festival
26 min 38 sec
News; Pundit: Five-party coalition “have better chance than many think”; Where did it all go wrong for traditional Czech left in general elections?; Czech protagonist of hit documentary: “People told me, I have to forgive my offender”
29 min 33 sec
Broadcast in English - 10/09/2021
26 min 44 sec
News; postal voting discussed; general elections underway; New York developer Joseph Balaz.
24 min 27 sec
News, concerns over the president’s health, many schoolgoers in trouble due to pandemic, Prague Airbnb operator fined and natural history exhibition at National Museum
25 min 46 sec
Czech news, Georg Mendel’s DNA being analysed by scientists "Some like it Czech" project presents Czech culture through film, Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk
24 min 38 sec
News; initiative calls on voters to pick female candidates; Czech artisans make glass reliquary for Pope Francis; Becherovka, an herbal liquor with a closely guarded recipe
24 min 27 sec
News, Pandora Papers -Czech PM, claims of racism following Glasgow Rangers and Sparta Prague game, photographer Josef Koudelka shares stories from his remarkable life
25 min 53 sec
Broadcast in English - 10/02/2021
23 min 57 sec
News; interest rate hike; Jiří Suchý turns 90; book on Rudolfinum.
25 min 3 sec
News; Hungarian PM’s visit pours oil Czech election debate; Czechs harness sun at Expo 2020 to make water from desert air; penny-farthings at Veteran Cyclists Club
21 min 44 sec
News, high reoffending rate in the Czech Republic, launch of Prague Post 30 years ago, life of Indian expat in Prague
24 min 40 sec