EU BOSSES launched legal proceedings against the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland yesterday for their refusal to take in designated shares of refugees.
Most refugees fleeing war and genocide in the Middle East have arrived in Greece or Italy, and the EU proposal to relocate 160,000...
Thursday 15th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
CZECH Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka abandoned his pledge to dissolve his crisis-wracked coalition government yesterday.
“Resignation makes no sense,” he said after President Milos Zeman had accepted only the prime minister’s resignation — never offered as such...
Saturday 6th May 2017
CZECH ministers met President Milos Zeman yesterday to resolve a political crisis triggered by Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka’s resignation over Finance Minister Andrej Babis’s business dealings.
Social Democrat Mr Sobotka said that the billionaire businessman minister had...
Thursday 4th May 2017
PM ‘doesn’t envisage any referendum on EU or Nato’
Saturday 2nd Jul 2016
Spain 1-0 Czech Republic
GERARD PIQUE struck a late winner as defending champions Spain opened their Euro 2016 campaign with a narrow victory over the Czech Republic yesterday.
The Barcelona defender headed in with three minutes left to end the frustration for the holders and...
Tuesday 14th Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in Sport
The Fifth Dimension
by Martin Vopenka
(Barbican Press, ££8.99)
Wednesday 19th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Arts
GARETH SOUTHGATE has insisted he won’t give up as England Under-21s coach despite his side’s crushing disappointment in the Czech Republic.
The Young Lions went out in the group stages of the European Championship for the third time in a row, this time succumbing to an...
Friday 26th Jun 2015
Van Gaal makes sure United defender rested after blow to head
Thursday 21st May 2015
AMNESTY International accused the Czech Republic yesterday of failing to comply with a European court order to stop placing Gypsy children in schools for students with learning difficulties.
The European Court of Human Rights ruled in 2007 that the practice must stop.
Friday 24th Apr 2015
US AMBASSADOR Andrew Shapiro tried yesterday to defuse a simmering row with Czech President Milos Zeman that has seen him banned from the presidential residence.Mr Shapiro is no longer welcome at Prague Castle after objecting to Mr Zeman’s plan to go to Moscow for the 70th...
Tuesday 7th Apr 2015