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Gunman kills six patients in Ostrava hospital, two more fighting for their lives

A gunman killed six people in a waiting room in Ostrava’s Faculty hospital on Tuesday. The motive of the attack is still unclear, and the victims were shot in the head and neck at close range. The attacker who escaped from the scene later shot himself in the head as well.

 
 
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Headmasters at Czech schools most…

Underpaid and swarmed with paperwork, headmasters at Czech schools do not have it easy. At least according to a new…

 
 
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Study: Czech children more active than…

Czech children are more active than their peers in other parts of the world when it comes to spending their free time…

 
 
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US academic: Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk had…

Czech Immigrants first started settling in Chicago in the 1850s and continued in several waves in the 20th century…

 
 
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Czech firm helping to address drinking…

In 2018 the company Photon Water Technology secured a grant from the Czech Development Agency for a project to install…

 
 
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Forty percent of Czechs own dogs – and…

For many years now, Czechs have had a reputation of being a dog-loving nation, and a recent survey carried out the STEM…

 
 
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More than a third of over 40s believes…

This November Czechs will be marking 30 years since the Velvet Revolution ended totalitarian rule and re-established…

 
 
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Cudlín exhibition part of freedom…

Celebrations marking the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution are taking place not only in the Czech Republic but…

 
 
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New pipe organ for St Vitus Cathedral…

The new pipe organ for St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague resounded for the first time on Monday in a workshop near…

 
 
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Planned Prague protest aims to “disrupt…

The Czech branch of Extinction Rebellion has joined a wave of climate protests organised by the environmental group…

 
 
 
 
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