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Czech family excited about presidential poll

Polling stations around the country opened on Friday for Czechs to cast their vote in presidential elections. What are they expecting from their presidential candidate? Do they think their vote makes any difference? We talked to two Czechs at the opposite ends of the age spectrum about how they perceived the contest.

 
 
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Martina Formanová book spotlights…

Martina Formanová, the wife of the famous Czech director Miloš Forman, was recently in Prague to launch an audio…

 
 
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#MeToo campaign resonates among Czech…

The sexual scandal surrounding the powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has resonated all around the world…

 
 
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Czech NGO teaching children in the…

The Czech NGO Brontosauri v Himalájích has been helping the village of Mulbekh, in Little Tibet, for ten years now…

 
 
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High prices lay foundations for Prague…

The prices of apartments in Prague have skyrocketed in recent years, making it almost impossible for many people to…

 
 
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Czech ministry mulls massive…

Wages and jobs have been pushed as one of the main themes of Czech parliamentary elections. And a proposal from the…

 
 
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Concrete barriers at historic sites a…

Recently, concrete barriers were added around parts of the Old Town Square to prevent or block vehicles which could be…

 
 
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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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