HOMEPAGE

Life&Work

 
 

One in four cars on Czech roads exceed emissions limits

Nearly one in four vehicles on Czech roads exceeds permitted emissions limits, an inspection carried out by the ministries of transport and environment this summer suggest. The alarming figures, presented this week, come nearly a year after the introduction of stricter rules in emissions testing for vehicles.

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

New cookbook aims to prevent food waste…

Creamy soup from leftover mashed potatoes or vinegar made from fruit and vegetable scraps - these are just some of the…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

New index puts Prague among the world’s…

Prague finished 19th among 102 cities around the world in the first edition of a Smart City Index, put together by…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

With reoffending rates among EU’s…

Statistics show that incarceration and reoffending rates in the Czech Republic are among the highest in Europe. To…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Students launch “Don’t Let it Pass…

Bullying in Czech schools is on the rise. Although statistics indicate that more than half of Czech primary and…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Cardinal Duka accused of covering up…

Cardinal Dominik Duka is facing a criminal investigation, after being accused of covering up a case of sexual abuse in…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Pension tension: Czechs living longer…

Czechs are living longer, but many do not live well in retirement – in terms of both their physical and financial well…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

How I became a Czech citizen

Last October, having lived in the country for just over 25 years, I became a citizen of the Czech Republic.

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Plzeň (Bohemia) students celebrate…

Chicago has been a major centre of Czech immigration to the United States since the 1850s. Today, the district of…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Cleaner Jaroslava Dušková, a…

An in-depth survey commissioned by Czech Radio suggests that Czech society is divided into six social classes that…

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

From Yakut to Sarkese: Prague event…

Thursday marks the European Day of Languages, which is celebrated annually across the continent. It aims to promote the…

 
 
 
 
previous
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
 
next
 

Related articles

 
Life&Work
 
 

One in four cars on Czech roads...

Nearly one in four vehicles on Czech roads exceeds permitted emissions limits, an inspection carried out...

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Recidivist large-scaled marijuana...

One of the Czech Republic’s best-known earliest promoters of legalising marijuana and promoting its...

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Museum in Cedar Rapids traces the...

Sitting in a living room during World War II; lying on a bunk in a steam ship on your way to America or...

 
 
Life&Work
 
 

Language exams for foreigners seeking...

Foreigners from non-EU states are obliged to undergo a Czech language exam to secure permanent residency...

 
Most favourite

History of Czech fine art

What happened in the realm of fine art at the very beginning of the Czech…

Climate

The Czech Republic is a landlocked country located in moderate geographical…

The most significant current discoveries

During the last decade, Czech science has made many revolutionary discoveries…

Czech language

The Czech language belongs to the group of West Slavic languages. From another…