Support is growing for a national name change. But would ‘Czechia’ really do the trick?
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Tuesday 27 March 2012
Great Britain's hopes of returning to the Davis Cup World Group have been dealt a significant blow by the absence of Andy Murray for next month's clash with Belgium in Glasgow.
Thursday 23 February 2012
Hull City 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0
Wednesday 15 February 2012
Liverpool have three ambitions left for this season and defender Martin Skrtel sees no reason why they cannot achieve the lot. Qualification for the Champions League remains the primary aim, as it was when the campaign kicked off, but the Carling Cup final appearance scheduled for the end of the month gives the Reds a chance to end a five-year trophy drought.
Saturday 11 February 2012
It has taken time for Dan Evans to show the maturity to match his undoubted ability, but the 21-year-old from Birmingham produced the finest performance of his career yesterday to give Britain's Davis Cup team a flying start in their Europe Africa Zone Group One tie against Slovakia.
Thursday 26 January 2012
Having asserted that he would have nothing to do with Hostel: Part III, the lack of Eli Roth’s support cast a shadow of doubt over what to expect in the third film.
Friday 23 December 2011
Czechs and world leaders paid emotional tribute to Vaclav Havel today at a pomp-filled funeral ceremony, ending a week of public grief and nostalgia over the death of the dissident playwright who led the 1989 revolution that toppled four decades of communist rule.
Monday 19 December 2011
Steve Crawshaw, who covered the Velvet Revolution for 'The Independent', recalls a leader with rare moral authority
Sunday 18 December 2011
Vaclav Havel, the dissident playwright who turned to politics to help peacefully bring down communism in Czechoslovakia, has died at the age of 75.
Friday 16 December 2011
The fallout from the photos of men dressing up as Nazis at a stag party attended by a Tory MP has not gone away. Aidan Burley, the Conservative member for Cannock Chase, has admitted he was wrong, but still holds his post as an aide to the Transport Secretary, Justine Greening.
Friday 09 December 2011
The finance director of Tesco has said there is a "real chance" of a further slide in consumer spending next year, as the grocery giant posted its fourth consecutive quarter of falling underlying UK sales. This was despite it launching a £500m aggressive price campaign in September.
Friday 09 December 2011
The finance director of Tesco has said there is a "real chance" of a further slide in consumer spending next year, as the grocery giant posted its fourth consecutive quarter of falling UK sales. This was despite launching a £500m aggressive price campaign in September.
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