"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
For the United States, 1968 was characterised by the burgeoning anti-Vietnam war and civil rights movements but for Eastern Europe, that same year
Dozens of swimmers have braved chilly temperatures to take a dip in Prague’s Vitava river. They raced against each other in various categories as
The story of the Velvet Revolution is being reproduced for children in animated form in the new 2014 film ‘What To Tell The Kids?’
The president of the Czech Republic was pelted with eggs on a day to mark the 25th anniversary of the Velvet revolution which led to a change in the
Protest returned to the streets of Prague 25 years after the Velvet Revolution changed the political direction of the Czech Republic.
This time the
The former West German foreign minister who famously announced that East German refugees could travel to the West has returned to the Czech capita
Fifty kilograms of seized rhino horns were burned on Sunday at a zoo in the Czech Republic.
The stunt was aimed at raising awareness about the
Five year old British cancer patient Ashya King has finished his first day of proton beam treatment at a clinic in Prague.
The family made
A British boy suffering from cancer, whose parents were briefly detained in Spain after taking him there from England, has arrived in the Czech
Britain’s High Court has ruled that the parents of Ashya King, the five-year-old boy with a brain tumour, may take him to the Czech Republic for
In this edition of Business Planet, presented by Serge Rombi, we look at the European funds available to small and medium businesses and how they are
The zombie apocalypse came to Prague as the city’s annual Zombie walk got underway.
Hundreds of people sporting gory costumes and doused in fake
Leading American avant-garde theatre director Robert Wilson is commemorating the first World War’s centenary in his new stage production ‘1914’ at
As the world watches the sporting highlights in Sochi, Prague boast its very own Olympic Park built by the Czech Olympic Committee and partly
Police in the Czech Republic say they have found weapons at the Prague residence of the Palestinian ambassador, who was killed in a mysterious
An exhibition of iconic photographs has gone on show in Bucharest, Romania.
The photographs capture the moment in 1968 when Soviet Union and Warsaw
The Czech cabinet led by leftist economist Jiri Rusnok handed its resignation to President Milos Zeman on Tuesday after a month in power after losing
At the Ice Bar in Prague temperatures are kept at minus seven degrees and everything that can be is made out of ice. .
Customers are only allowed
July 30, 734. Caliph Al Mansur founded the city of Baghdad in a site north of the Iranian capital of Ctesiphon. He believed Bagdad was the perfect
In the Czech capital Prague there is relief that the water has stopped rising in the River Vltava. But the situation is said to be almost as bad as