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Czech 'musher' wins 300-km dogsled race through snowy mountains
Home favorite Roman Habasko and his team of 10 dogs won the Sedivackuv Long dogsled race in the Czech Republic on Saturday, the final day of a grueling 300-kilometre (186 miles) haul, one of the toughest events of its kind in Europe.
Worst Czech coal mine blast in decades kills 12 Poles, one Czech
A methane explosion killed 12 Poles and one Czech at an eastern Czech coal mine, the OKD mining company said on Friday, in the worst disaster of this kind in almost three decades.
All is bright: Czech home sparkles under 50,000 festive lights
Do you find putting up Christmas decorations a bit of a chore? If so, spare a thought for Czech Vaclav Trunec, who's wrapped his house and garden in 27km (17 miles) of festive lights.
Czech PM Babis sticks to preference for CEZ as builder of new nuclear plant: CTK agency
A new Czech nuclear plant should be built by a subsidiary of majority state-owned electricity producer CEZ with the government supporting the project by being second in line as guarantor, news agency CTK quoted Prime Minister Andrej Babis as saying.
Czechs rally against PM Babis on Velvet Revolution anniversary
Thousands of Czechs called for Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign on Saturday, in protests coinciding with the anniversary of the "Velvet Revolution" that toppled Communism in the former Soviet-bloc state.
Czech PM Babis says will 'never resign' over investigation
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Friday he would "never resign", dismissing critics demanding he quit amid accusations he was hindering a fraud investigation.
Czechs protest against PM Babis, coalition partner may quit government
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis's hold on power appeared weaker on Thursday evening as thousands of protesters demanded his resignation in Prague's main square, while his coalition partners debated whether to quit the government.
Geopolitics should be factor in new nuclear investment decision: Czech PM
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Wednesday geopolitics should be a factor when the NATO and EU member country decides future nuclear power investments as the country mulls whether to build new reactors.
Czechs join other EU states rejecting U.N. migration pact
The Czech Republic on Wednesday joined the growing ranks of European Union countries that reject a United Nations pact to regulate the treatment of migrants worldwide.
Czechs join EU states rejecting U.N. migration pact
The Czech Republic on Wednesday joined the growing ranks of European Union countries to reject a United Nations pact that aims to regulate the treatment of migrants worldwide.