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2010-03-03 09:05:00

Miami Show to benefit relief efforts MIAMI, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The City of Prague and Michael School are proud to announce "Prague for Haiti" Show in Miami featuring a collection of 70 limited edition photographs created by exceptional art students responding in support of relief efforts for Haitian children.

2009-07-14 21:30:20

(All times Eastern) -0- Baseball No major league games scheduled -0- Cycling Tour de France 11th Stage, 119.3 miles, Vatan to St.

2009-07-13 22:30:00

(All times Eastern) -0- Baseball All-Star Game in St.

2009-06-26 12:20:00

A California-based Web site has ranked the Top Five Leaning Buildings and Monuments Not in Pisa, including a German church and an Estonian museum.

2009-02-03 07:05:00

Premieres nationwide beginning February 28 on PBS (check local listings) NEW YORK, Feb.

2008-10-03 03:00:13

By Anonymous SIGNAL's guide to Web resources Situated in the heart of Europe, the city of Prague has been an imperial capital, an artistic center and a trade and political hub during its long history.

2008-09-27 12:00:36

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Prague, 27 September: The Czech Nazi Internet magazine Posledni generace (Last Generation), for which two of its contributors were given prison sentences on Thursday [25 September], still works and does not seem likely to disappear from the Internet, the daily Lidove noviny (LN) writes today.

2008-09-24 12:00:31

Dopravni podnik hlavniho mesta Prahy (DPHMP) (Prague, Czech Republic), city public transport company, will receive CEK 500 mil from the city of Prague for the purchase of the tramway cars of the type 14T with the design Porsche in 2008. DPHMP should buy a total of 60 tramway cars of the type 14T.

2008-09-09 09:00:44

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Prague, 9 September: A Czech court today sentenced Radovan Krejcir, fugitive Czech billionaire, in absentia to seven years in prison in connection with the abduction of entrepreneur Jakub Konecny.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.