Czech Republic

The four biggest problems on Putin’s desk
Vladimir Putin pictured in March
Behind the scenes

The four biggest problems on Putin’s desk

Russia facing EU sanctions as 450,000 Alexei Navalny supporters prepare to hit nation’s streets
19 Apr 2021
Central Europe facing Covid crisis after dodging first wave
Two ladies cross the road in Prague, Czech Republic wearing face masks
In Depth

Central Europe facing Covid crisis after dodging first wave

Czech Republic tops EU infection rates as neighbouring nations also set daily case records
12 Oct 2020
Gunman shoots six dead in Czech hospital
Czech shooting
In Brief

Gunman shoots six dead in Czech hospital

The gunman opened fire in waiting room before fleeing and later killing himself
10 Dec 2019
Czech coal mine explosion kills 13
CSM Coal mine
In Brief

Czech coal mine explosion kills 13

Further ten people injured in methane blast at state-owned facility
21 Dec 2018
Liberland: the bitcoin nation welcoming mellow new citizens
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In Depth

Liberland: the bitcoin nation welcoming mellow new citizens

In Depth: self-proclaimed free state follows ‘live and let live’ approach and tax is voluntary
19 Feb 2018
Did Corbyn meet a Communist spy during the Cold War?
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In Brief

Did Corbyn meet a Communist spy during the Cold War?

Jan Dymic who’s described as a ‘smoothie’ is thought to have met the Labour leader several times
16 Feb 2018
Czech election: Trump-style billionaire leads race
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In Brief

Czech election: Trump-style billionaire leads race

Europe risks swinging further to the right with election of anti-immigration tycoon Andrej Babis
20 Oct 2017
Petra Kvitova 'lucky to be alive' after knife attack
Petra Kvitova
In Brief

Petra Kvitova 'lucky to be alive' after knife attack

Two-time Wimbledon champion suffers 'severe' injury to playing hand after attack by burglar
20 Dec 2016
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