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# prague - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'It's a huge source of stress': Women going abroad for IVF hit out at mixed messages over travel restrictions
# Fertility
# Fertility

'It's a huge source of stress': Women going abroad for IVF hit out at mixed messages over travel restrictions

Nov 15th 2020, 7:00 AM 26,731 Views 24 Comments

Hundreds of people travel abroad for fertility treatment every year because they cannot afford it in Ireland, but Covid-19 has further complicated the situation.

# prague - Saturday 12 October, 2019

England fans clash with Czech police in Prague
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

England fans clash with Czech police in Prague

Oct 12th 2019, 2:03 PM 11,184 Views 21 Comments

The travelling supporters had set up shop in a square in the Old Town section.

# prague - Friday 21 December, 2018

Thirteen dead and up to 10 injured after methane explosion in Czech coal mine
# Karvina
# Karvina

Thirteen dead and up to 10 injured after methane explosion in Czech coal mine

Dec 21st 2018, 7:39 AM 6,234 Views 4 Comments

The accident occurred at the CSM mine in the city of Karvina.

# prague - Sunday 26 August, 2018

'I don't feel like I lost it, Andrea won it for sure' - Harrington heaps praise on Pavan following battle in Prague
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

'I don't feel like I lost it, Andrea won it for sure' - Harrington heaps praise on Pavan following battle in Prague

Aug 26th 2018, 10:32 PM 8,804 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner lost out in his quest at the Czech Masters to Italy’s Andrea Pavan on Sunday.

# prague - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Young woman drowns in Prague while playing global GPS-based treasure hunt
# GPs
# GPs

Young woman drowns in Prague while playing global GPS-based treasure hunt

Jun 10th 2018, 1:30 PM 45,015 Views 23 Comments

he identity of the 27-year-old victim has not yet been confirmed by the coroner.

# prague - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Two Irish men injured in Czech Republic aircraft collision
# Crash
# Crash

Two Irish men injured in Czech Republic aircraft collision

Oct 26th 2017, 9:02 AM 17,573 Views 12 Comments

The men are believed to have been conducting business in the city.

# prague - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Ex-Munster wing Luke O'Dea named in Ireland 7s squad for Prague trip
# Trophy Trail
From The42
# Trophy Trail

Ex-Munster wing Luke O'Dea named in Ireland 7s squad for Prague trip

Jun 30th 2016, 1:30 PM 5,528 Views 9 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side can take another big step towards the Rugby Europe Grand Prix this weekend.

# prague - 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 13,965 Views 6 Comments

GIS.

# prague - Sunday 1 November, 2015

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts
# Holliers
# Holliers

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts

Nov 1st 2015, 6:00 PM 20,027 Views 57 Comments

How many have you been to?

# prague - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

The curious case of a palace in Prague, an Irish company and Nama
# Blank Czech
# Blank Czech

The curious case of a palace in Prague, an Irish company and Nama

Jul 22nd 2015, 7:57 PM 25,533 Views 40 Comments

A Czech developer is attempting to sue the agency.

# prague - Friday 1 May, 2015

An Irish stag party has been labelled an "embarrassment" after wearing Hitler masks in Prague
# Banter
From The Daily Edge
# Banter

An Irish stag party has been labelled an "embarrassment" after wearing Hitler masks in Prague

May 1st 2015, 9:53 AM 4,359 Views 2 Comments

The group of 25 to 30 men also shouted abuse at elderly customers and accosted female members of staff.

Father-in-law defends Irish stag party for wearing Hitler masks, says they didn't know about WWII
# Prague
# Prague

Father-in-law defends Irish stag party for wearing Hitler masks, says they didn't know about WWII

May 1st 2015, 9:35 AM 49,522 Views 196 Comments

The group of 25 to 30 men also shouted abuse at elderly customers and accosted female members of staff.

# prague - Sunday 8 March, 2015

'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'

Mar 8th 2015, 8:01 PM 4,380 Views 11 Comments

It was another memorable day for Irish athletics in Prague.

Silver for Ireland as Mark English finishes second at European Indoor Championships
# Podium Finish
From The42
# Podium Finish

Silver for Ireland as Mark English finishes second at European Indoor Championships

Mar 8th 2015, 2:37 PM 38,322 Views 31 Comments

The 21-year-old becomes Ireland’s 23rd medallist at the event.

# prague - 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 15,788 Views 51 Comments

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

# prague - Monday 8 September, 2014

Ashya King en route to Prague for alternative treatment
# Authorised
# Authorised

Ashya King en route to Prague for alternative treatment

Sep 8th 2014, 8:28 AM 5,088 Views 19 Comments

The child has now left the Spanish hospital.

# prague - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Ashya King to be flown to Prague for cancer treatment by Monday
# Treatment
# Treatment

Ashya King to be flown to Prague for cancer treatment by Monday

Sep 6th 2014, 2:06 PM 7,631 Views 20 Comments

Ashya’s parents want him to undergo an alternative treatment called ‘proton beam therapy’ in the Czech capital.

# prague - 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 8,767 Views 10 Comments

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

# prague - Monday 24 February, 2014

The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110
# Survivor
# Survivor

The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110

Feb 24th 2014, 7:25 AM 12,359 Views 28 Comments

Alice Herz-Sommer died in London on Sunday after a short illness.

# prague - 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 12,950 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.

# prague - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Palestinian ambassador to Prague killed by explosion
# Explosion
# Explosion

Palestinian ambassador to Prague killed by explosion

Jan 1st 2014, 3:34 PM 12,263 Views 119 Comments

Police are investigating the blast, which took place in his residence.

# prague - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Congrats! Ireland's Young Scientist winners scoop first prize at EU contest
# Winners
# Winners

Congrats! Ireland's Young Scientist winners scoop first prize at EU contest

Sep 24th 2013, 6:13 PM 12,293 Views 25 Comments

Ciara Judge, Emer Hickey and Sophie Healy-Throw scooped first prize for their research into the effect of bacteria on plant germination.

# prague - 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 3,642 Views 3 Comments

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

# prague - 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 6,588 Views 10 Comments

The high waters forced the evacuation of Prague Zoo overnight.

# prague - 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 18,637 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.

# prague - 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 17,400 Views 5 Comments

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

# prague - Monday 4 February, 2013

Turkish PM says delay in country joining the EU is "unforgivable"
# Long Wait
# Long Wait

Turkish PM says delay in country joining the EU is "unforgivable"

Feb 4th 2013, 7:27 PM 7,612 Views 55 Comments

“Let’s not delay it, let’s finish it,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters, saying Turkey has been trying to join the EU since 1959.

# prague - 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 286 Views 0 Comments

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

# prague - Sunday 16 September, 2012

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 12,400 Views 8 Comments

Twenty have died after drinking bootleg spirits tainted with methanol.

# prague - Friday 23 December, 2011

Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest

Dec 23rd 2011, 6:28 PM 1,035 Views 2 Comments

Foreign leaders including Nicolas Sarkozy, David Cameron and Hillary Clinton are among those present at Vaclav Havel’s funeral.

# prague - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Archaeologists uncover world's oldest known 'gay caveman'
# Gay Caveman
From The Daily Edge
# Gay Caveman

Archaeologists uncover world's oldest known 'gay caveman'

Apr 7th 2011, 2:29 PM 554 Views 0 Comments

A skeleton of a body that could be 5,000 years old is found in Prague – with its burial state suggesting its owner was gay.

# prague - Tuesday 16 November, 2010

Danish astronomer exhumed... after 409 years
# Astronomy
From The Daily Edge
# Astronomy

Danish astronomer exhumed... after 409 years

Nov 16th 2010, 6:49 PM 706 Views 0 Comments

Tycho Brahe is exhumed in order to figure out how he died – was it a bladder infection or mercury poisoning?