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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 global average.

 
 
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Czech grandmother-of-three to be among…

Pope Francis will celebrate the traditional Easter Vigil liturgy in St. Peter's Basilica on Holy Saturday. In one of…

 
 
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The day on which the golden brew turns…

In central Europe the name Zelený čtvrtek or Green Thursday (known in English as Maundy Thursday) inspired a tradition…

 
 
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Health Ministry outlines long-term…

The country’s health minister, Miloslav Ludvík, has outlined ambitious long-term plans to reform Czech psychiatric care…

 
 
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Record participation seen in Czech…

Up to 100,000 volunteers are expected to take part in a massive spring clean-up of the Czech countryside this weekend…

 
 
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Sport and healthier lifestyles…

More and more Czechs are seeking healthier lifestyles, which means eating better and taking part in sports, from Nordic…

 
 
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Minister queries UK court’s acceptance…

The Czech minister of foreign affairs, Lubomír Zaorálek, has called on UK prosecutors to reconsider a court ruling that…

 
 
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Lviv consulate ‘swamped’ by…

In the first quarter of 2017, the Czech consulate in Lvov, Ukraine received almost 4,000 applications from Ukrainians…

 
 
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Last ditch appeal to tackle flawed debt…

Debt collecting bailiffs are a factor in the lives of millions of Czechs. Many of them are in fact subject to multiple…

 
 
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Study finds Czechs’ trust in media has…

A new study conducted by polling firm CVVM in conjunction with Masaryk University has found a large decline in trust in…

 
 
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Cardinal Miloslav Vlk: From window…

The Czech Republic has lost one of its leading church dignitaries. Cardinal Miloslav Vlk, former head of the Czech…

 
 
 
 
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