Czech Republic

29 July 2016
Czech Politicians Look to Feed Off Olympics Hype

Olympic fan parks across the Czech Republic, built at state expense, will open weeks ahead of regional elections.

26 July 2016
The King of Populism Looks for a Challenger

Czech President Milos Zeman is stepping up the political ante by mentioning a Brexit-like referendum.

By Martin Ehl
25 July 2016
93-year-old Czech WWII Pilot Flies His Beloved Spitfire Again

The former RAF pilot had not flown one in 70 years.

20 July 2016
Cubing in Prague

The Czech capital hosts the 2016 European Rubik’s Cube Championship, as the cube, a Hungarian invention, comes home to Central Europe.

By Elizabeth Potter and Gillian Rochkind
11 July 2016
New HBO Miniseries Explores Life in a Czech Mining Village

Cable giant makes another successful foray into local programming, using top local talent. 

7 July 2016
Koran Burned at a Rally in Czech Republic

The summer season has done little to slow down one of the country’s most prominent, anti-Muslim activists.

1 July 2016
After Brexit, Central Europe Feels Lonely

“Frenemies” will likely become the best way to describe the changed relationship between the region and Britain.

By Martin Ehl
30 June 2016
Gay and Lesbian Partnerships in the Czech Republic Can Now Adopt

The Czech Constitutional Court has ruled that individuals in same-sex partnerships can now adopt, although not as a couple.

28 June 2016
V4 Countries, Germany, and France Discuss British Pullout from EU

Meeting underlined radically different visions for the bloc held by the Central Europeans and the western powers.

24 June 2016
A Wake-Up Call for Europe

While many Central Europeans mourn the Leave victory in the UK’s referendum, the region’s leaders say the vote should push the EU to revamp its policies – and quickly.

By Lyubomir Martinov



Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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