Sunday, 26 April 2015
National | ČTK

The Czech Republic has offered some 60 experts and about ten million crowns to the EU Frontex agency, Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka told reporters Thursday, after the arrival in Brussels to attend the EU summit dealing with illegal immigration problems. According to well-informed diplomatic sources, Prague has also offered a CASA transport plane of the Czech military to Frontex.

Life | Radio Prague

With the start of the tourist season in April hundreds of castles and chateaus around the Czech Republic open their doors to visitors.



National | ČTK

Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic want to form common protection of their skies, the defence ministers of the four countries associated within the Visegrad Group (V4) agreed on Thursday.

National | ČTK

President Miloš Zeman will honour the memory of the soldiers from the Russian Liberation Army (ROA), commanded by General Andrey Vlasov, who helped save Prague at the end of WW2 during his May visit to Moscow.

National | Amnesty International

Romani children face daily discrimination and segregation in schools due to the Czech government's longstanding failure to address deeply engrained prejudice within the education system, said Amnesty International in a new report launched yesterday.

National | ČTK

US Ambassador to Prague Andrew Schapiro Thursday praised Hynek Kmoníček, head of Presidential Office foreign affairs section, who was settling the recent dispute between President Miloš Zeman and Schapiro.

National | Radio Prague

A new air link between Prague and Beijing should be launched on September 22, the Speaker of the lower house of Parliament Jan Hamáček announced on Thursday.


A community event with a fiery twist

Life | Prague Daily Monitor

The Holešovice marketplace once again hosts the Prague Fashion Market. New this year is the first ever food market presenting local cuisine.

Arts | The Prague Post

The Strings of Autumn music festival will mark its 20th edition this year when the curtain rises on opening night, Oct. 5, at the State Opera for a show by Spanish singer Buika.

Cinema | The Prague Post

New fantasy adventure film uses hand-painted images with live actors to create a magical dream world.

Arts | The Prague Post

Two musicians who played with Elvis Presley and an actress who worked with him will be in Prague for a night of music and story telling to mark what would have been the King's 80th year.

Opinion | ČTK

Martin Šimáček performed well as head of the government Agency for Social Inclusion, which has worked effectively and won people's trust under his leadership, and his sacking by human rights minister makes no sense, Petr Fischer wrote in Hospodářské noviny.

Sport | Prague TV

The Prague Black Panthers will play against the Danube Dragons this Saturday.