Tuesday, 24 April 2018
National | ČTK

Attacks on the Roma is the main problem in the sphere of human rights in the Czech Republic, the U.S. Department of State latest annual human rights report has said in its passage devoted to this country.

National | ČTK

A Good Will March set out through the Prague centre to commemorate the Holocaust victims and 70 years since the foundation of the State of Israel on Sunday.

Politics | ČTK

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis congratulated Communist leader Vojtech Filip on his re-election at the party's congress on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

President Milos Zeman has violated an unwritten rule of the postcommunist history by attending the congress of the Communists, asking them to tolerate the planned cabinet of Prime Minister Andrej Babis' ANO and Social Democrats, his critics said on Saturday.

National | ČTK

Church dignitaries and hundreds of church-goes paid homage to the memory of Cardinal Josef Beran (1888-1969), who was repatriated from the Vatican after an extended period of exile enforced upon him by the Communist regime, in the Saint Vitus Cathedral in Prague on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

A crowd of hundreds of people protested against the growing influence of Communists and President Milos Zeman attending their congress outside the building where the congress is held on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

What Communists call the "victorious February," was in fact a "lost February" because it created a power monopoly, President Milos Zeman said about the February 1948 Communist takeover at the Communist congress on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

Czech Social Democrats (CSSD) are selling the country for a too low price in their talks on the government cooperation with ANO and the Communists, Petr Fiala, leader of the center-right Civic Democratic Party (ODS), told journalists on Friday.

Politics | ČTK

The Ukrainian Embassy protested on Friday against the visit of two Czech politicians, MEP Jaromir Kohlicek (The Communists, KSCM) and Senator Jaroslav Doubrava (Severocesi.cz) to the Russian-occupied Crimea, arguing in a press release they breached Ukraine's law.

National | ČTK

The Czech Republic will open its honorary consulate in Jerusalem within a few months and it is considering opening the Czech Centre there during President Milos Zeman's visit to Israel at the end of the year, Prime Minister Andrej Babis (ANO) told CTK on Friday.

Politics | ČTK

The Social Democrats (CSSD) will demand that a coalition agreement with ANO says any government member will resign if convicted, even if the verdict can be appealed, in view of the criminal prosecution of PM and ANO head Andrej Babis, CSSD deputy head Martin Netolicky said on Friday.

Prague | Prague TV

A long-delayed hotel project at Old Town Square that seemed to be canceled now looks like it is going to happen. Prague City Hall in December 2017 said it was terminating the contract with a company that plans to join eight buildings near Old Town Square, but it is now set to reverse its decision. The planned five-star hotel with approximately 100 rooms will be called U Sixtů.

Politics | ČTK

Czech secret services and security bodies do not have any information that any foreign companies influenced the recent election to the Chamber of Deputies, Prime Minister Andrej Babiš (ANO) told journalists on Thursday.

National | Radio Prague

News agency Bloomberg has said that the Czech capital Prague could be a location for the meeting between US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

National | ČTK

Czech bishops have distanced themselves from the performance "Our Violence and Your Violence," in which Jesus Christ rapes a Muslim woman, in the programme of the May theatre festival in Brno, in a letter they sent to Brno Mayor Petr Vokřál.