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Czechs offer restoration experts to help France rebuild Notre-Dame cathedral

The world watched in horror on Monday night as the medieval Cathedral of Notre-Dame – an iconic symbol of the beauty and history of Paris – was engulfed in flames. Expressions of sympathy and offers of conrete help have poured in from Czech state officials and ordinary citizens alike.

 
 
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Czech children receive visit from St…

This Wednesday, December 5th, Czech children eagerly await the visit of the bearded St. Nicholas and his two companions…

 
 
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Centre Combatting Organized Crime warns…

The National Centre for Combatting Organized Crime issued its annual report on Wednesday highlighting potential…

 
 
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Locals and mayor fight to halt…

Locals in a protected villa district in Prague’s Vinohrady were shocked as one of the houses, an art deco building from…

 
 
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Czechs and the aristocracy: a love-hate…

Czechs have always had somewhat contradictory feelings toward their nobility. One of the country’s leading aristocrats…

 
 
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Hlávka and Libeň: Troubled bridges over…

A year ago this coming Sunday, a 33-year-old footbridge in Prague’s Troja district collapsed, leaving four people…

 
 
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Number of foreign workers in Czech…

The number of foreigners working in the Czech Republic has more than tripled since the country’s accession to the…

 
 
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Decline in HIV positive cases ascribed…

The Czech health authorities have registered the lowest number of HIV infected people in six years. The decline is…

 
 
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Recycling – the key to solving the…

Like all other developed countries, Czechia has a waste problem. Even though Czech households do not, actually, produce…

 
 
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Roma social worker from Ostrava listed…

Elena Gorolová, a Roma social worker from the north Moravian city of Ostrava, has been included on an annual BBC list…

 
 
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This year’s Festival of Freedom seeks…

The annual Festival of Freedom, which organises many of the November 17th celebrations, will offer a wide-ranging…

 
 
 
 
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