Monday, February 25, 2013

Radio Prague Today 2.25.2013

Articles posted today

Dalibor Dědek – Modest electronics magnate with a hands-on approach

Dalibor Dědek is the owner of Jablotron, an electronics producer based in north Bohemia that has grown into an international concern. Jablotron's main focus is on security alarms and systems, while it has also in the past received a lot of attention for producing the "world's biggest mobile phone".

Sports News 25.2.2013

In Sports News: the top domestic football league resumes after winter break; tennis player Kvitová triumphs in Dubai while Berdych loses Marseille final; hockey's Pavelec on a roll for Winnipeg Jets; members of the hockey team that won gold in Nagano 15 years ago hold reunion in Prague.

Czechs protest on anniversary of 1948 communist coup as party gains ground

Monday marks the 65th anniversary of the communist putsch of 1948 which for the next four decades turned Czechoslovakia into a totalitarian state and a satellite of the Soviet Union. The anniversary is being commemorated by a series of events, warning against the Communists' growing support in the society.