Friday, 4 September 2015
National | Radio Prague

Some 90 firefighters have completed putting up a refugee camp, comprising of 25 tents, in Břeclav-Poštorná to house an eventual 300 inhabitants.

News | The Prague Post

Žaneta Hučíková threatened to take down plane when her cat was locked up

National | ČTK

Firefighters had to assist in 5884 fires, in which 27 people died and 253 were injured, in the Czech Republic in July and August, which is the highest number in 20 years.

National | ČTK

The Czech prime minister, Bohuslav Sobotka, has offered Serbia CZK 10 million in financial aid to help deal with a wave of refugees.

National | Radio Prague

A lawyer for Kevin Dahlgren says his client’s legal action against being remanded in custody on four counts of murder is unlikely to succeed, Czech Television reported.

National | ČTK

Interior Minister Milan Chovanec expects the culmination of the migration wave yet to come, he said yesterday during an official visit to Serbia, where he accompanies Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka.

National | ČTK

The problems of Czech Romani children at school are caused mainly by their family environment and not by lack of talent, teachers at the first grade of primary schools say in a survey conducted by the Open Society organisation, its representatives told ČTK yesterday.

National | ČTK

Almost three-fifths of Czechs are not satisfied with the way the government is dealing with the current migration wave, according to a recent poll conducted by the Focus polling institute and released yesterday.

Prague | Radio Prague

Tourists in Prague in the summer generally aren’t afraid to splurge during their holiday but a study by Prague City Tourism suggests that visitors this summer were a little thriftier than the last winter season.

National | Radio Prague

The Education Ministry is aiming to promote more sports activities for schoolchildren.

National | ČTK

The National Gallery in Prague (NG) has appealed the court verdict under which it has to return the valuable 14th-century Gothic panel painting of Madonna of Veveri, enjoying the status of national cultural heritage, to the Catholic Church.

National | ČTK

The Czech Republic is approaching migrants in compliance with laws and international treaties, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka told ČTK yesterday, in connection with the detention of some 200 refugees on trains from Vienna and Hungary in Breclav, south Moravia, in the night.

Politics | ČTK

President Miloš Zeman will ask Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in Beijing on Thursday whether Russia would support a U.N. resolution on Syria.

National | ČTK

Four-fifths of some 1000 respondents, mostly university students, would not mind tuition at Czech higher education facilities, according to a poll conducted by the ISIC agency for daily Mladá fronta Dnes (MfD) and released in its issue on the first school day yesterday.

Czech Republic and the EU | Radio Prague

The Czech Republic is among the three European Union countries with the lowest unemployment, according to figures released by Eurostat on Tuesday.