The Berlin-based artist Andreas Müller-Pohle is one of the key figures engaged in the ontological as well as representational essence of photography since the mid 1970s. Since the 1990s, he has reflected on the radical changes in the essence of technical images. The constantly reoccurring question of the encoding and meaning of information and its dialectical opposition to entropy and chance point to the mutual influence of Müller-Pohles work and the thinking of the Czech-born media philosopher ... Full article at: Art Daily
5 days ago, 10:03pm CDT
The Czech Republic Monday nominated Vera Jourova, its regional development minister, to be its next EU commissioner. Prague wants the regional affairs, insitutional relations, transport or industry dossiers. It is the first country to formally nominate a woman, something set to increase its chances of securing ... Full article at: EUobserver.com
1 week ago, 9:16am CDT
There is no time to unwind for Matt Gallacher as he is now on his way to the World Yo-Yo Contest in Prague where he will face other yo-yoers from aro ... Full article at: Gazette Live
Jul 19 2014, 6:08am CDT
PRAGUE (AP) — Udinese has signed teenage midfielder Jakub Jankto from Czech side Slavia Prague.
Sport Invest Group, a company that represents Jankto, said Wednesday that he had signed a five-year-contract. Financial details were not given. The 18-year-old has played for the Czech Republic under-18 team and sc ... Full article at: Mail.com
Jul 16 2014, 8:05am CDT
You may be experiencing a World Cup hangover, but the Champions League returned on Tuesday night and it wasn’t just Celtic’s away win that was of interest.
Veteran Czech Republic striker David Lafata bagged five goals in a whopping 7-0 win for Sparta Prague against Levadia.
The Estonian side were 3-0 down at half-time with Lafata having bagged a hat-trick and the 32-year-old had completed his 5-goal haul by the hour mark.
Lafata w ... Full article at: 101 Great Goals
Jul 16 2014, 7:40am CDT
PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Defense Ministry says a soldier who was seriously injured in a blast that killed four other Czech servicemen in Afghanistan last week has died.
The soldiers were among the 16 people killed on Tuesday after a suicide bomber struck Afghan and foreign forces in the eastern province of Parwan. In a brief statement, ... Full article at: Mail.com
Jul 14 2014, 6:16am CDT
PRAGUE (AP) — An official says a Czech nuclear power plant has shut down one of its two reactors due to a fault on a cooling water pump.
Vaclav Brom, spokesman for the Temelin plant located near the border with Austria, says the reactor was shut down Thursday after the problem occurred in the non-nuclear par ... Full article at: Mail.com
Jul 11 2014, 5:12am CDT
PRAGUE (AP) — A researcher says Cold War documents released this week show that Soviet leaders were so worried about the 1968 Prague Spring reform movement in Czechoslovakia that they sent experienced KGB spies to help thwart it.
Ordered by KGB head Yuri Andropov, 15 agents came in May 1968 to target the intellectu ... Full article at: Mail.com
Jul 10 2014, 9:14am CDT