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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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New campaign cries foul on corruption…

A Transparency International campaign aims to fight corruption in Czech sport, particularly the abuse of public funds.

 
 
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Czech Republic condemns terrorist…

The Czech Republic has expressed solidarity with Spain and offered condolences following Thursday’s terrorist attack on…

 
 
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Lukáš Houdek on life in the Czech…

Lukáš Houdek is a Czech artist, a leading figure in the Hate Free initiative, and an openly gay campaigner for LGBTQ…

 
 
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Knitted toy octopuses, donated for…

The idea reportedly originated in Denmark: knitted toy octopuses for babies born prematurely. Babies in neonatal…

 
 
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Public in shock over destruction of…

Dozens of people gathered around the remains of a rare 16th century wooden church in Třinec-Guty which was ravaged by…

 
 
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“Very safe” Prague draws thousands from…

Final preparations are underway for this year’s edition of the weeklong Prague Pride festival of LGBT culture, which…

 
 
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Czech smokers taking stock of heat-not…

Just two months after a strict smoking ban came into effect in pubs and restaurants around the Czech Republic smokers…

 
 
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Yoyo Store founder Jan Kordovský on the…

Fidget spinners may be all the rage right now but if your hands are free maybe it’s time for a bigger challenge…

 
 
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Czech milliner helps women get ahead

Petra Kvarčáková is one of the few professional milliners in the Czech Republic. She learned the craft in Britain…

 
 
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Street magazine Nový prostor publishes …

Nový prostor, a Czech street magazine recently saw the publication of its jubilee 500th issue. For more than 15 years…

 
 
 
 
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