The mystery surrounding a New Year’s Day blast that killed the Palestinian ambassador to Prague as he opened a safe at his residence deepened on Thursday as police confirmed they had found weapons at his embassy and staff denied reports that the safe had an explosive anti-burglar device, which had been mistakenly detonated.
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Travel Agenda: Golden Age, Winter gardens, Beach break, Sock it to 'em, Problems in Prague, Gale Force, Middle Earth, 25
Friday 14 December 2012
Where to go and what to know
Monday 19 November 2012
The Czech Republic have won the Davis Cup for the first time as an independent nation.
Tuesday 06 November 2012
Craig Levein has left his role as Scotland manager. Here Press Association Sport looks at his highs and lows in the job.
Friday 26 October 2012
Each week we invite three companies to offer us their best deal for a specific break. Today: a festive escape to one of Europe’s atmospheric Christmas markets in December. Prices are per person, based on two sharing. Each includes three nights’ accommodation and transport to the respective cities.
Tuesday 16 October 2012
The final chapter in Franz Kafka's story ended last week in a Tel Aviv courtroom. It is a tale of death, passion, greed and deception that reads more like an airport thriller than a work by the ascetic Czech author.
Tuesday 16 October 2012
A legal wrangle for ownership of the Czech master's unseen works has finally ended
Monday 15 October 2012
If you're someone who has left a phone, a tablet or a laptop in a hotel room, you're not only not alone, but you're also refreshingly normal.
Wednesday 10 October 2012
Less than £200... Throughout October and November, the cosy Loch Lomond Arms Hotel in Scotland is offering a two-night escape for £150pp. The deal is based on two sharing and includes dinner on one night and a full Scottish breakfast both mornings, as well as great views (lochlomondarmshotel.com).
Friday 17 August 2012
What to see and where to be seen
Friday 03 August 2012
The frontman of a US heavy metal band detained on suspicion of causing the death of a fan by pushing him off the stage has being released from jail in the Czech Republic after posting bail, a court spokeswoman said today.
Saturday 21 July 2012
When he arrived illegally in France from Bangladesh aged seven, Fahim Mohammad was just another pawn in the great game of emigration and asylum-seeking.
Saturday 16 June 2012
As joint hosts, Poland would probably have expected a sizable home advantage for each of their matches during the competition, with thousands of red and white-clad folk roaring them home. That may not be the case for Franciszek Smuda's side in tonight's group match against the Czech Republic, though.
Thursday 24 May 2012
Ancient institutions are in rude health for UK students
Wednesday 23 May 2012
A Russian military jet's landing gear malfunctioned as it touched down in the Czech Republic today, injuring six people when it rolled off the runway, broke apart and caught fire, officials said. At least one man was in life-threatening condition.
Tuesday 17 April 2012
A plane was forced to make an emergency diversion and land after a passenger died on board, an airline said today.
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