Too Loud a Solitude is one of the most famous of Bohumil Hrabal’s books. It revolves around a single character, Haňťa , who works in a trash compactor facility, but maintains a deep love for the books that he has to destroy.
A signet ring which the famous Czech pedagogue and philosopher Jan Amos Komenský (Comenius) gave his daughter is reportedly still in possession of his descendants. Throughout the centuries, the object has made its way through at least three continents...
Much of the eastern part of the Czech Republic is currently being threatened by floods. Despite forecasts suggesting little rain on Thursday, meteorologists have placed 10 districts in the country in the highest state of alertness.
PM Babiš presents Czech recovery plan to European Commission chief
Despite the coronavirus crisis, the list of the richest Czechs remains more or less unchanged, according to an annual ranking published by Forbes on Wednesday. Petr Kellner, owner of investment group PPF, remains the richest Czech, despite a considera...
Football and ice hockey ultras to protest Covid restrictions
Scientist: Those who get Covid this week may not find hospital bed
Tennis star Kvitová ends season, citing exhaustion
Wednesday’s record daily increase in Covid-19 numbers ( at over 9,500) has heightened the urgency of appeals for people to take the coronavirus threat seriously. A group of scientists have published an appeal for people to minimize their contacts with...