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Promise of changes cools taxi drivers’ Uber ire

A protest by taxi drivers that would have again blocked the streets of Prague on Thursday was cancelled after a meeting between their representatives and government members. Taxi companies have been assuaged by pledges to reign in the target of their ire: Uber and similar services.

 
 
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Czech GPs stage symbolic protest…

GPs, outpatient specialists and dentists around the country held a symbolic nationwide protest on Tuesday against…

 
 
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Resisters of communist regime honoured…

Sixteen people received official acknowledgement of their resistance to the pre-1989 communist regime in a ceremony in…

 
 
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New report documents alarming rise of…

A new report from the National Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Addiction has presented an alarming picture of half a…

 
 
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Czech doctors perform eye-surgery on…

Czech doctors annually perform around 1,000 surgical operations on Syrian refugees in Jordan. The assistance, which is…

 
 
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Game On invites visitors young & old to…

A hugely popular exhibition organized by London’s Barbican Centre has just opened at Hall 40 at the Prague Market…

 
 
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Czech suicide hot spots to be surveyed

Every day, approximately four Czechs die by their own hands, putting the suicide rate in the country above the EU and…

 
 
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Senator to take strict new foreigners…

A strict new foreigners’ law went into effect in August of this year despite protests from human rights organizations…

 
 
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Czechia faces shortage of doctors in…

The Czech Union of Private Practitioners is ringing alarm bells. According to their data, the Czech Republic will lack…

 
 
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At last! City approves plans for…

Plans to revamp Prague’s Wenceslas Square have received final approval after 12 years of debate.

 
 
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Supermarket chain Lidl sparks outrage…

The German supermarket chain Lidl has come under fire for its decision to erase the cross from Orthodox churches…

 
 
 
 
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