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#Czech Republic

# czech-republic - Monday 13 June, 2016

As it happened: Spain v Czech Republic, Euro 2016 From The42
Live Jun 13th 2016, 1:00 PM

As it happened: Spain v Czech Republic, Euro 2016

# czech-republic - Thursday 14 April, 2016

The Czech Republic doesn't want to be called the Czech Republic anymore
# Czech Please
# Czech Please

The Czech Republic doesn't want to be called the Czech Republic anymore

Apr 14th 2016, 10:13 PM 31,392 Views 79 Comments

It prefers Czechia.

# czech-republic - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Northern Ireland denied victory by Church's late penalty
# Holy Show
From The42
# Holy Show

Northern Ireland denied victory by Church's late penalty

Mar 24th 2016, 10:47 PM 7,362 Views 0 Comments

Craig Cathcart was on target for Michael O’Neill’s side in Cardiff.

# czech-republic - Thursday 25 February, 2016

These donut-style ice cream cones are the stuff of dreams
# Czech This Out
From The Daily Edge
# Czech This Out

These donut-style ice cream cones are the stuff of dreams

Feb 25th 2016, 4:54 PM 14,204 Views 6 Comments

GIS.

# czech-republic - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Influx of refugees to Europe is "an organised invasion" - Czech President
# Controversial
# Controversial

Influx of refugees to Europe is "an organised invasion" - Czech President

Dec 27th 2015, 11:12 AM 18,023 Views 156 Comments

Milos Zemen says that men should instead be staying to fight Isis.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Euro 2016 draw: We rank Ireland's potential opponents in Pot 3
# In The Hat
From The42
# In The Hat

Euro 2016 draw: We rank Ireland's potential opponents in Pot 3

Dec 9th 2015, 4:33 PM 10,743 Views 12 Comments

The groups for the tournament will be confirmed on Saturday so we take a closer look at who Martin O’Neill’s side could be pitted against.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Celtic's Leigh Griffiths fined over 'refugee' song about Rudi Skacel
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Celtic's Leigh Griffiths fined over 'refugee' song about Rudi Skacel

Sep 29th 2015, 6:51 PM 5,517 Views 3 Comments

The Scottish striker has been fined and given a suspended two-game ban.

# czech-republic - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Man awarded €28,000 compensation on grounds of discrimination at work
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Man awarded €28,000 compensation on grounds of discrimination at work

Jul 18th 2015, 7:45 AM 19,791 Views 14 Comments

Mariusz Kozak was awarded €28,000 in compensation from his former employer Eirtech Aviation Ltd.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Shooting rampage in Czech Republic leaves eight dead
# Shooting
# Shooting

Shooting rampage in Czech Republic leaves eight dead

Feb 24th 2015, 4:03 PM 75,056 Views 40 Comments

The gunman is reported to have killed himself after the shootings.

# czech-republic - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Home or away: Where's the cheapest place in Europe to buy property?
# On The Cheap
# On The Cheap

Home or away: Where's the cheapest place in Europe to buy property?

Nov 20th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,253 Views 0 Comments

Where to go if you’re looking for a bit of a bargain.

# czech-republic - Friday 7 November, 2014

Paedophile told by court that castration was not a punishment
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Paedophile told by court that castration was not a punishment

Nov 7th 2014, 8:45 AM 23,634 Views 36 Comments

European Court of Human Rights says it was part of the protective measures ordered by a Czech court.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

'British Schindler' honoured for saving hundreds of children from Nazi death camps
# Living Legend
# Living Legend

'British Schindler' honoured for saving hundreds of children from Nazi death camps

Oct 29th 2014, 7:20 AM 15,811 Views 50 Comments

Sir Nicholas Winton brought 669 Czech children to safety in 1939.

# czech-republic - Monday 27 October, 2014

Interactive map: Here's where all our live sheep and cattle exports go
# On A Boat
# On A Boat

Interactive map: Here's where all our live sheep and cattle exports go

Oct 27th 2014, 5:00 PM 17,166 Views 35 Comments

Almost 203,000 cattle and sheep were exported so far this year.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Irish arrest made in child abuse photography crackdown by Europol
# Operation Atelier
# Operation Atelier

Irish arrest made in child abuse photography crackdown by Europol

Sep 9th 2014, 8:30 AM 14,860 Views 8 Comments

A total of 10 arrests were made across five countries.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Ashya King given the green light to receive treatment in the Czech Republic
# Proton Therapy
# Proton Therapy

Ashya King given the green light to receive treatment in the Czech Republic

Sep 3rd 2014, 1:57 PM 8,777 Views 10 Comments

His father, Brett King, claimed this morning that the treatment in the UK would have made him ‘a vegetable’.

# czech-republic - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Irish patients are looking overseas for cheaper IVF treatment
# Fertility
# Fertility

Irish patients are looking overseas for cheaper IVF treatment

Aug 3rd 2014, 2:43 PM 12,472 Views 23 Comments

Enquires to the Czech Republic have increased dramatically.

# czech-republic - Monday 30 June, 2014

Watch this guy's incredible near-miss with a stray rock from an explosion
# Whoa
From The Daily Edge
# Whoa

Watch this guy's incredible near-miss with a stray rock from an explosion

Jun 30th 2014, 11:44 AM 3,739 Views 1 Comment

OMIGOD.

# czech-republic - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Palestinian ambassador in Prague killed by exploding safe
# Prague
# Prague

Palestinian ambassador in Prague killed by exploding safe

Jan 2nd 2014, 7:48 AM 12,962 Views 45 Comments

It is believed Jamal al-Jamal was attempting to open an old safe which had been brought from the previous embassy building.

# czech-republic - Saturday 21 December, 2013

VIDEO: The best ice hockey goal you'll see this weekend
# Great Goal
From The42
# Great Goal

VIDEO: The best ice hockey goal you'll see this weekend

Dec 21st 2013, 8:49 PM 3,989 Views 3 Comments

Take a bow Linus Klasen.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Watch a group of friends help a homeless man get back home
# Right In The Feels
From The Daily Edge
# Right In The Feels

Watch a group of friends help a homeless man get back home

Nov 26th 2013, 9:50 AM 2,378 Views 0 Comments

Warning: This may cause you to feel feelings.

# czech-republic - Friday 4 October, 2013

Penis makes surprise appearance on TV news broadcast (NSFW)
# Willyvision
From The Daily Edge
# Willyvision

Penis makes surprise appearance on TV news broadcast (NSFW)

Oct 4th 2013, 8:51 AM 2,364 Views 1 Comment

The willy appeared on a large monitor during the afternoon news.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Ireland's Over 40s downed by Czech great Jan Koller
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Ireland's Over 40s downed by Czech great Jan Koller

Sep 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 7,292 Views 3 Comments

The legendary striker was the difference between the two sides over the weekend.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Last month's floods in central Europe caused more than €12.4 billion of damage
# Flooding
# Flooding

Last month's floods in central Europe caused more than €12.4 billion of damage

Jul 10th 2013, 7:45 AM 3,005 Views 2 Comments

Several major European rivers including the Elbe and the Danube overflowed, causing widespread damage and a number of deaths after heavy rainfall last month.

# czech-republic - Monday 17 June, 2013

Czech PM resigns in corruption scandal
# So Long
# So Long

Czech PM resigns in corruption scandal

Jun 17th 2013, 7:52 AM 3,652 Views 3 Comments

Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas is stepping down amid a scandal which saw his top aide indicted for bribery.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Thousands of homes evacuated as floods threaten more cities
# High Water
# High Water

Thousands of homes evacuated as floods threaten more cities

Jun 5th 2013, 11:25 AM 5,434 Views 0 Comments

Eight people have been killed in the Czech Republic alone, and police are searching for four others.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Floods peak in Czech Republic - Germany now on alert
# High Water
# High Water

Floods peak in Czech Republic - Germany now on alert

Jun 4th 2013, 11:49 AM 6,598 Views 10 Comments

The high waters forced the evacuation of Prague Zoo overnight.

# czech-republic - Monday 3 June, 2013

PICS: Six dead, thousands evacuated in central Europe floods
# Floods
# Floods

PICS: Six dead, thousands evacuated in central Europe floods

Jun 3rd 2013, 4:17 PM 18,658 Views 12 Comments

Water levels in Germany on the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers have already surpassed records from previous heavy floods in 1954 and 2002.

# czech-republic - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Czech woman was told she was having twins but it's actually quintuplets
# Quintuplets
# Quintuplets

Czech woman was told she was having twins but it's actually quintuplets

Jun 1st 2013, 8:30 AM 38,678 Views 41 Comments

The 23-year-old is due to give birth to the Czech Republic’s first ever set of quins tomorrow.

# czech-republic - Monday 29 April, 2013

Pics: Prague explosion – Up to 40 injured, some trapped under rubble
# Prague
# Prague

Pics: Prague explosion – Up to 40 injured, some trapped under rubble

Apr 29th 2013, 11:25 AM 17,405 Views 5 Comments

Police are said to be searching for people buried in rubble on Divadelni Street.

# czech-republic - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Czech ambassador issues statement to avoid confusion with Chechnya
# Boston Bombings
# Boston Bombings

Czech ambassador issues statement to avoid confusion with Chechnya

Apr 20th 2013, 4:27 PM 20,304 Views 112 Comments

Petr Gandalovič issued the statement following the Boston Marathon bombings, saying that he was “concerned to note in the social media a most unfortunate misunderstanding”.

# czech-republic - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Czech's historic breweries trying to get back on tap
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Czech's historic breweries trying to get back on tap

Feb 23rd 2013, 10:30 AM 6,160 Views 11 Comments

The country drinks the most beer in the world per head of population but its indigenous brewing industry is having to innovate.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Video: What do you think of the new Guinness ad?
# Clocks
# Clocks

Video: What do you think of the new Guinness ad?

Jan 23rd 2013, 7:15 PM 15,411 Views 48 Comments

This one cost €6.5m to make. Worth it?

# czech-republic - Friday 28 December, 2012

Former Czech Republic and Aston Villa footballer dies in sledding crash
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Former Czech Republic and Aston Villa footballer dies in sledding crash

Dec 28th 2012, 2:13 PM 2,807 Views 0 Comments

Vaclav Drobny was capped two times for his country.

# czech-republic - Sunday 23 December, 2012

PICS: Welcome to the world, baby gorilla
# Cute Overload
From The Daily Edge
# Cute Overload

PICS: Welcome to the world, baby gorilla

Dec 23rd 2012, 1:38 PM 9,697 Views 11 Comments

Look at him there with his hairy wrinkly little face.

# czech-republic - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Czech Mate: Stepanek beats Almagro to seal Davis Cup win
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Czech Mate: Stepanek beats Almagro to seal Davis Cup win

Nov 18th 2012, 7:27 PM 435 Views 0 Comments

The success of the world number 37 gave Czech Republic a shock 3-2 final victory over Spain.

# czech-republic - Friday 16 November, 2012

Berdych keeps Czech Davis Cup hopes alive
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Berdych keeps Czech Davis Cup hopes alive

Nov 16th 2012, 11:07 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

The world number six levelled the final against much-fancied Spain with a win over Nicolas Almagro this evening.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Warning issued to Irish consumers about Czech alcohol
# Hegerovice
# Hegerovice

Warning issued to Irish consumers about Czech alcohol

Sep 18th 2012, 11:28 AM 6,690 Views 8 Comments

Spirits with more than 20 per cent alcohol have been banned in the country after a wave of methanol poisonings.

# czech-republic - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Tennis: Spain, Czechs reach Davis Cup decider
# International Duty
From The42
# International Duty

Tennis: Spain, Czechs reach Davis Cup decider

Sep 16th 2012, 7:14 PM 276 Views 0 Comments

The powerful Spaniards defeated the USA to reach their sixth final in 10 years.

Death toll up to 20 in Czech alcohol poisoning outbreak
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Death toll up to 20 in Czech alcohol poisoning outbreak

Sep 16th 2012, 3:50 PM 12,412 Views 8 Comments

Twenty have died after drinking bootleg spirits tainted with methanol.