Radio Prague International has selected 10 Czech museums that you may not necessarily find in your guidebooks.
Kafka, Čapek, Kundera and Havel, these are all world renowned names, but what about all the others? How well are Czech authors actually known abroad?
Hours after his discharge, Miloš Zeman is back in hospital. The bitter irony is his Covid infection further delays the swearing in of a PM desperate to battle the pandemic.
The future of the Czech Army lies in cutting edge technologies and a new way of thinking about the battlefield, Chief of Staff Aleš Opata said on Tuesday.
This Monday sees the activation of new measures aimed at curbing the spread of the virus, which should be in place for at least two weeks.
On the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, 32 leading representatives of Czech business called for a “second economic transformation” in Czechia.
Czechs are becoming increasingly generous in giving to charity, suggests a new poll carried out by the Ipsos agency.
The Škoda E’City bus is far greener than most that most electric buses operating in the Czech Republic – which use standard diesel heating – and also knows how to kneel.
The Czech Republic is one of the least vulnerable countries to Russian and Chinese malign activities in Central European and the Western Balkans, according to a new study.
As the Covid epidemic in the Czech Republic gathers force the government's efforts to curb the soaring numbers are complicated by a large number of deniers and antivaxxers.
Preparations for Christmas are helping to dispel some of the doom and gloom surrounding the worsening coronavirus epidemic in the Czech Republic.
People around the Czech Republic have donated more than 410 tonnes of food and hygiene products for people in need within the bi-annual National Food Collection.
November 21 is World Greeting Day. One particular Czech greeting – Nazdar – has a colourful history.
The west Bohemian town of Pilsen is known around the world for its beer, but it is also the cradle of Czech puppetry.
“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness,” the great Irish poet/playwright Oscar Wilde once quipped. But what about exact copies?
The holiday home of the late Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal in Kersko, just 30 kilometres east of Prague, could soon be turned into an exhibition space.
A new book, paying tribute to victims of the Nazi regime who have a Stolperstein in their memory placed somewhere in Prague, is being launched on Wednesday.
A sweeping exhibition on ethnic Germans in the Czech lands in Ústí nad Labem explores relations between the two communities dating back to the Middle Ages.
Fragments of the co-called Maloměřice kettle, a masterpiece of Celtic art, is currently on display at the Dietrichstein Palace in Brno.
Czech tennis duo Barbora Krejčíková and Kateřina Siniaková have won this year’s WTA Finals doubles tournament after beating Hsieh Su-wei and Elise Mertens 6:3 and 6:4 .
A personal reflection on the November 17th freedom celebrations in Prague.
A new study shows that many migrating animals no longer profit from travelling to the northern latitudes due to environmental changes associated with climate change.
Czech-Argentine artist Federico Díaz has enriched Prague public space with a new work of art.
Bezděz Castle|Photo: Štěpánka Budková, Radio Prague International
Duo Herrmann & Coufal, who like to involve the customer in the manufacture of their products, are the most recent winners of the Czech Grand Designer of the Year award.
Ida, Rudolf and Martin Wels are deported to the Terezín ghetto. Nearly eighty years later, Colin Wels reads through their last correspondence.