""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
The European Commission warned on Tuesday it could sanction member states that don’t follow EU quota rules for asylum seekers by opening infringement proceedings against them as early as next…
Billionaire media mogul Andrej Babiš has been hanging around politicians since the 1990s.
Some 10,000 people took to the streets to protest against president Miloš Zeman and finance minister Andrej Babiš.
The end of WWII marked across Europe
The Czech Prime Minister has made an about turn in his battle to remove his finance minister.
Sparks flew at Prague Castle on Thursday as the Czech Republic’s political crisis took a new and almost farcical turn.
The Czech prime minister is to submit his government's resignation this week amid a disagreement over his finance minister's business dealings.
Several dozen “Slackline” enthusiasts gathered for a festival on Saturday set in an old quarry near the Czech town of Beroun.
A Czech zoo has begun sawing off the horns of its 21 rhinos in order to protect them from poachers.
Prague Zoo has presented seven cubs of smooth-coated otters to visitors, which were born in January.
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is installing in Prague his so far biggest artwork, refugee boat
There's a new Hi-Tech gang in town making a global name for themselves, busting out of South Moravia in the Czech Republic on a wave of entreprenurial savvy and smart support.
Boars in the Czech Republic are radioactive. They're eating radioactive mushrooms and its contaminating the local delicacy meat
Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic join forces in critiquing food companies they accuse of selling inferior foods compared to richer EU nations
Lowell Bailey produced shock and awe at the World Championships in Austria by storming to victory in the men’s 20km biathlon.
People were ice skating on the Vltava River in Prague for the first time in several years on Wednesday.
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is expected to face six months out of action as she recovers from a knife attack.
The tennis world number 11 has sustained injuries to her left hand while defendeding herself against a knife attack in her home
Thousands of people watched angels flying down from a church tower during the last Advent weekend Christmas market in Ustek, in Northern Bohemia on Saturday.
Puppetry has a very long history across the Czech Republic and can be traced deep into the Middle Ages.