Stories tagged: czech republic
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 1:48 p.m.
A district in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is set to remove a statue of a Soviet World War II commander Ivan Konev from its site, a move …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 1:45 p.m.
Kosovo’s prime minister has cancelled his participation at a summit of Central European countries following denigrating words from the Czech president against his country.
Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
Czech President Milos Zeman dislikes Kosovo, a former Serbian province whose declaration of independence Serbia does not recognize.
Mon., July 22, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Geno Crandall has signed to play professionally in the Czech Republic, according to Eurobasket.com.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 8:18 a.m.
Due to this summer’s drought in Central Europe, boulders known as “hunger stones” are reappearing in the Elbe River.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Gonzaga rising sophomore forward Corey Kispert has been selected to play with an Athletes in Action team that will tour the Czech Republic and Spain.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
A Czech court ruled on Tuesday that the former leader of a Syrian Kurdish party detained by authorities in Prague will be released from detention despite Turkey’s request for his …
Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters and Petr Kouka scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the United States with a 3-2 victory in the quarterfinals Wednesday.
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 8:44 a.m.
The Czech Republic’s pro-Russia president won a second five-year term Saturday after beating a political newcomer viewed as more Western-oriented in a runoff vote.
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 10 a.m.
Czech President Milos Zeman failed to win re-election Saturday during the first round of the country’s presidential election Saturday and will face a runoff in two weeks against the former …
Tue., June 13, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
The European Union warned the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland on Tuesday that they have 24 hours to start taking in refugees under an EU sharing plan or face legal …
Wed., May 10, 2017, 2:42 p.m.
Tens of thousands of people rallied on Wednesday in the Czech Republic’s capital and other major cities against President Milos Zeman and Finance Minister Andrej Babis.
Tue., May 2, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
The Czech prime minister announced unexpectedly on Tuesday his government will resign over unexplained business dealings of his rival Andrej Babis, the country’s finance minister.
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
A new Czech unit to combat fake news is preparing to combat disinformation campaigns ahead of two key elections, an official said on Friday.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 8:31 a.m.
Since the finalization of her divorce with Donald Trump in 1992, Ivana Trump has hosted a dating reality show, authored a self-help book on coping with divorce and even made …
Tue., June 28, 2016, 11:01 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs on Tuesday selected two players off the same team from the Czech Republic as part of the 2016 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft.
Fri., June 17, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Croatia fans have a habit of disrupting and delaying matches at the European Championship.
Mon., May 2, 2016, 2:51 p.m.
The Czech government has approved a plan to use “Czechia” as one-word version of the country’s name alongside the official Czech Republic.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1 p.m.
Businesses added a solid 200,000 net jobs this month, according to a closely watched private survey released Wednesday, as the U.S. labor market continued to strengthen even as overall economic …