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Wine harvest festival kicks off in Prague - Europe News
Wine harvest festival kicks off in Prague3 hours ago
A two-day traditional “vinobraní” wine harvest festival began at Prague’s Naměstí Míru on Friday, as astronomical summer ended. The harvest has been celebrated at this site for 11 years. At vinobraní events, visitors are able to taste va
Team Europe takes early lead in Laver Cup in Prague - Europe News
Team Europe takes early lead in Laver Cup in Prague 3 hours ago
Team Europe won the first two matches of the Laver Cup which kicked off in Prague on Friday, securing two out of a total of 13 points. The tournament, in its first year, takes place over three days. In the opening match, Marin Cilic edged
Former tennis great takes on new role as diplomat for Czech Republic - Europe News
Former tennis great takes on new role as diplomat for Czech Republic 6 hours ago
The former tennis great Ilie Nastase, banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation for foul-mouthed comments and bad behavior as Romania's Fed Cup captain, has agreed to serve as a diplomat for the Czech Republic. Na
“Vinobraní” wine harvest festival kicks off in Prague - Europe News
“Vinobraní” wine harvest festival kicks off in Prague 6 hours ago
A two-day traditional “vinobraní” wine harvest festival began at Prague’s Naměstí Míru on Friday, as astronomical summer ended. The harvest has been celebrated at this site for 11 years. At vinobraní events, visitors are able to taste v
Volkswagen mulls options at booming Czech car plants - Europe News
Volkswagen mulls options at booming Czech car plants 7 hours ago
Volkswagen, the parent company of Czech car producer Škoda Auto, has one major trump up its sleeve – its operations in several countries – including the Czech Republic, Spain, Belgium, and Slovakia as well as Germany – means that it can
Extended leadership of coalition government to iron out final state budget
details - Europe News
Extended leadership of coalition government to iron out final state budget details 7 hours ago
The prime minister has called a meeting for Monday to tweak final details of the proposal for next year’s state budget. The meeting will take place an hour before the regular cabinet meeting. It will be attended by the heads of the gov
University representatives say they will settle for no less than a three
billion crown increase - Europe News
University representatives say they will settle for no less than a three billion crown increase 7 hours ago
As in previous weeks, academicians and university representatives are expected to gather before the seat of the government to demand an increase in next year’s state budget. On Friday, university representatives said they would settle f
Weather - Europe News
Weather 7 hours ago
Mostly cloudy conditions with a chance of rain are expected on Saturday. Daytime highs should reach temperatures of around 15 degrees Celsius.
Daily news summary 22.9.2017 - Europe News
Daily news summary 22.9.2017 7 hours ago
Five cleared of planning firebomb attack, state budget proposal, Laver Cup
Game On invites visitors young & old to play through the history of
arcade games - Europe News
Game On invites visitors young & old to play through the history of arcade games 7 hours ago
A hugely popular exhibition organized by London’s Barbican Centre has just opened at Hall 40 at the Prague Market (Pražská tržnice). Called Game On, it is a must for anyone interested in the history, artistic impact and cultural signific
Analyst: German election results unlikely to alter relations with Czech
Republic - Europe News
Analyst: German election results unlikely to alter relations with Czech Republic 8 hours ago
National elections in Germany are taking place on Sunday. With some predicting the far-right could gain a foothold in the Bundestag for the first time in the history of post-war Germany, the results could have repercussions across Europe
Nigel Farage tells Czechs to get behind Brexit trade deal - Europe News
Nigel Farage tells Czechs to get behind Brexit trade deal 8 hours ago
The man most responsible for Brexit – Nigel Farage – has been in Prague to make his contribution to the campaign for upcoming Czech elections. And the former head of the UKIP party had a series of messages for politicians in general, Cze
Five cleared of planning firebomb attack - Europe News
Five cleared of planning firebomb attack 9 hours ago
Prague’s Municipal Court has dropped charges against five Czechs who had been accused of planning a terrorist attack on a train near Chuchle’s railway bridge in 2015. The prosecution charged that the five, described as anarchists, had pr
Report suggests Jágr will make decision on which team to join on Oct. 5 - Europe News
Report suggests Jágr will make decision on which team to join on Oct. 5 10 hours ago
Future hockey hall of famer Jaromír Jágr will announce on October 5 which hockey team he will play with this season, according to reports citing KHL insider Aivis Kalnins, who in turn referred to the player’s agent. Jágr, 45, has not re
First Laver Cup begins in Prague - Europe News
First Laver Cup begins in Prague 12 hours ago
The first Laver Cup tennis team competition pitting Europe against the rest of the world opens in Prague on Friday with Marin Cilic playing against Frances Tiafoe in Prague's 02 Arena. In the three-day tournament, Roger Federer, Raf
Czech Technology Agency awards successful projects - Europe News
Czech Technology Agency awards successful projects 13 hours ago
ČTK The Czech Technology Agency (TACR) gave prizes to representatives of four research and development projects the agency has sponsored and which already have reached specific results in practice on Thursday. read more
Czech lawmakers awarded for fight against corruption - Europe News
Czech lawmakers awarded for fight against corruption 13 hours ago
ČTK The group Reconstruction of the State awarded eight members of the Czech Chamber of Deputies and three members of the Senate for most actively promoting nine anti-corruption laws on Thursday. read more
Foreign authorities took away 338 Czech children since 2010 - Europe News
Foreign authorities took away 338 Czech children since 2010 13 hours ago
ČTK Authorities abroad took 338 children from Czech families between 2010 and this mid-September, which related to 169 households, according to the data of the Office for International Legal Protection of Children CTK gained on Thursday. read more
Exhibition on first Czechoslovak president opens in Senate - Europe News
Exhibition on first Czechoslovak president opens in Senate 13 hours ago
ČTK The Second Life of Tomas Garrigue Masaryk (1850-1937) exhibition presents a different perception of the importance and legacy of the first Czechoslovak president (1918-35) during 80 years since his death that was officially opened in the seat of
ANO, ČSSD leaders to meet in TV duel on eve of Czech elections - Europe News
ANO, ČSSD leaders to meet in TV duel on eve of Czech elections 13 hours ago
ČTK The election leaders of the two strongest Czech parties, Andrej Babiš (ANO) and Lubomír Zaorálek (ČSSD), will meet in a TV Nova political duel to be held on the eve of the general election
Communist leaders face complaint for killing people at border - Europe News
Communist leaders face complaint for killing people at border 13 hours ago
ČTK The Platform of European Memory and Conscience filed on Thursday a legal complaint against the last living members of the former Czechoslovak Communist Party (KSČ) leadership who were responsible for killing people at the communist country's bord