Czech Republic

Czech president slammed after joking about killing PM

Politicians unite in condemnation after Milos Zeman suggests using a 'Kalashnikov' to get rid of Bohuslav Sobotka.

Czech president slammed after joking about killing PM

Sport

Kvitova overcomes Safarova for New Haven title

Defending champion edged out compatriot in three sets in warm-up tournament for US Open.

Kvitova overcomes Safarova for New Haven title

Sport

Czech mates Kvitova, Safarova in New Haven final

Two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova beats Wozniacki while Safarova sees off Tsurenko.

Czech mates Kvitova, Safarova in New Haven final

Sport

Lorenzo wins Czech MotoGP to go joint top

Spaniard edges out defending champion Marquez and now sits top of the standings with Yamaha teammate Rossi.

Lorenzo wins Czech MotoGP to go joint top

Opinion

Why Roma kids don't fit in at Czech schools

Racism against Roma people is rampant in Czech educational institutions.

Why Roma kids don't fit in at Czech schools

by Salil Shetty

Why Roma kids don't fit in at Czech schools

Politics

Czech president bans US envoy from palace over Ukraine

Country's PM and legislators side with envoy after he criticises president for attending Russian military parade.

Czech president bans US envoy from palace over Ukraine

Politics

Pig farm takes centre stage in battle for Roma history

Activists in the Czech Republic demand that a pig farm built over a former WWII era concentration camp be shut down.

Pig farm takes centre stage in battle for Roma history

Europe

Eight killed in restaurant shooting in Czech Republic

Local man opens fire in a restaurant near southeastern town of Uhersky Brod, before shooting himself dead.

Eight killed in restaurant shooting in Czech Republic

Sport

Nadal, Federer made to work hard

Spaniard edges out American qualifier in five sets while Federer needed four sets to progress in the Australian Open.

Nadal, Federer made to work hard

Politics

UK politicians put migrants in the crosshairs

Immigrants could face possible deportation amid new efforts by conservatives to cap the influx of foreigners.

UK politicians put migrants in the crosshairs

Empire

Guests: A German Europe? The Union Disunited

Empire asks its guests what they think about the economic reality and the future of the European project.

Guests: A German Europe? The Union Disunited

Politics

Swedish king honoured Palestine National Day

Carl Gustaf sent cable of congratulations to Mahmoud Abbas on anniversary of unilateral independence declaration.

Swedish king honoured Palestine National Day

People & Power

American power and the fracking boom

What impact will America's oil and gas boom from fracking have on US power and global geopolitics?

American power and the fracking boom

Opinion

NATO: The alliance that should have been dissolved

NATO backing the Ukrainian military is about as sensible as Russia's support for paramilitary forces

NATO: The alliance that should have been dissolved

by Ian Klinke

NATO: The alliance that should have been dissolved

Sport

Eleventh win of the season for Marquez

World champion Marc Marquez edges out compatriot Jorge Lorenzo to win the British GP with Valentino Rossi third.

Eleventh win of the season for Marquez