The Far Right

Europe's far-right leaders weigh regional plans

Marine Le Pen and Geert Wilders to feature in Prague meeting likely to face protests as Czech rightwing gains strength.

Europe's far-right leaders to meet in Prague

Jerusalem

Israeli PM sees 'many' following US on Jerusalem

Benjamin Netanyahu says his government in contact with 'many' countries who may recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Islamophobia

Czech Republic's tiny Muslim community subject to hate

Muslims comprise less than 0.5 percent of population, but face disproportionate about of hatred from fellow citizens.

Czech Republic's tiny Muslim community subject to hate

Europe

Czech prime minister backtracks on resignation

Reversal follows Czech President Milos Zeman saying he will replace Sobotka and leave the rest of the cabinet intact.

Sobotka drops plan to resign, says will fire Babis

Europe

Czech government to resign six months ahead of poll

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka says his government will step down over the business dealings of his finance minister.

Sobotka: Czech cabinet 'to quit' amid Andrej Babis row

Human Rights

Czech court rejects suit over school veil ban

A Prague court rules in favour of a nursing school that banned a Somali refugee student from wearing a headscarf.

Czech court rejects suit over school veil ban

Europe

Czech Republic: A dangerous gambling addiction

Little-regulated gambling industry afflicts significant part of Czech population, with few treatment and care options.

Czech Republic: A dangerous gambling addiction

Human Rights

Roma mothers in Czech Republic fight for better schools

Roma women launch campaign to end segregation in Czech schools and fight for equal opportunities for their children.

Roma mothers in Czech Republic fight for better schools

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.

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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