Saturday, 25 June 2016
Politics | ČTK

The lower house security committee did not approve the agenda of its meeting yesterday that was to debate a planned police reform, and therefore police anti-mafia unit's officers, Robert Šlachta and Jiří Komárek, and state attorney Ivo Ištvan could not talk to the MPs.

News | Prague Daily Monitor

With 99 percent of the votes counted in a referendum in Britain on whether or not to stay in the European Union, leaving was leading over remaining by 51.7 percent to 48.3 percent. Some 16 million people voted to leave, and 15 million to stay. Scotland and Northern Ireland voted in favor of staying, while England and Wales voted to leave.



Czech Republic and the EU | ČTK

The Czech government is convinced that the European Union will be stronger with Britain as its member, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka (Social Democrats, ČSSD) said on the referendum in which the Britons will vote on remaining in the EU yesterday.

National | Radio Prague

Meteorologists have issued a heatwave warning for the entire country over the next three days during which temperatures are expected to reach 36 degrees Celsius

Politics | ČTK

The problem of the European Union is that it has been governed by a cartel of the same politicians with the same opinion for almost 40 years and there exists no relevant opposition, Roman Joch writes in Lidové noviny (LN) on yesterday's British Brexit referendum.

Prague | Prague TV

Prague may participate in a program to test driverless electric buses, but legislation may need to be changed for that to happen.

National | Radio Prague

The Czech government has just approved legislation that will make it illegal for shops to give customers free plastic bags from the year after next.

Life | Prague TV

Metronome and United Islands festivals will run simultaneously in Prague

Dining | Prague TV

Every neighborhood has few places for a relaxing morning or early afternoon meal

Life | Radio Prague

Unknown diaries by playwright and dissident Václav Havel, kept when he was jailed by the Communist regime in 1977 will be published later this year by the Václav Havel Library on the occasion of what would have been the late Czech president’s 80th birthday.

Sport | ČTK

Martina Sáblíková, the Czech triple speed-skating Olympic winner, hoped to take part in the women's time trial road cycling race at the Rio Olympic Games, but her dream seems unlikely to come true, she said after winning the Czech time trial championship in Hodonín yesterday.