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Dating agency head: we focus on the life you want, not the one you have

Jakub Mertl and his wife Kristyna who run a successful personalized dating agency, recently made headlines by establishing an online dating agency catering specially to disabled people. I met with Jakub to talk about his work and what it takes to find love. He started by telling me what made him and his wife consider setting up a special online service for disabled clients.

 
 
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Czech Wikipedia celebrates success…

The Czech version of Wikipedia, a global interactive encyclopaedia written entirely by volunteers, this week celebrates…

 
 
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Roma education initiative seeks to…

For more than 10 years, the Roma Education Fund has been helping young Roma students to receive higher education and…

 
 
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Czech lawmakers reject proposal to…

The Czech lower house has rejected a proposed amendment to the law that would have enabled unmarried women to undergo…

 
 
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Conservative homosexuals should have…

An alliance of Czech non-profits has just launched a campaign calling for same-sex couples to have the same right to…

 
 
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Lawmakers pass bill shortening studies…

Lawmakers in the Chamber of Deputies passed a proposal on Wednesday shortening the length of studies for nurses – from…

 
 
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Helping the stray and unwanted cats of…

The Prague Animal Protection Association is an NGO which helps abandoned, injured, sick and abused animals, mainly in…

 
 
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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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