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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Prague

Last year
Taoiseach and 43 other European leaders meet in Prague Castle in face of Russia's war
The inaugural summit of the ‘European Political Community’ is the brainchild of French President Emmanuel Macron.
EU ministers agree to suspend Russian visa facilitation deal
EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said member states agreed that relations with Moscow “cannot be business as usual”.
All time
'It's a huge source of stress': Women going abroad for IVF hit out at mixed messages over travel restrictions
Hundreds of people travel abroad for fertility treatment every year because they cannot afford it in Ireland, but Covid-19 has further complicated the situation.
England fans clash with Czech police in Prague
The travelling supporters had set up shop in a square in the Old Town section.
Thirteen dead and up to 10 injured after methane explosion in Czech coal mine
The accident occurred at the CSM mine in the city of Karvina.
'I don't feel like I lost it, Andrea won it for sure' - Harrington heaps praise on Pavan following battle in Prague
The Dubliner lost out in his quest at the Czech Masters to Italy’s Andrea Pavan on Sunday.
Young woman drowns in Prague while playing global GPS-based treasure hunt
he identity of the 27-year-old victim has not yet been confirmed by the coroner.
Two Irish men injured in Czech Republic aircraft collision
The men are believed to have been conducting business in the city.
Ex-Munster wing Luke O'Dea named in Ireland 7s squad for Prague trip
Anthony Eddy’s side can take another big step towards the Rugby Europe Grand Prix this weekend.
These donut-style ice cream cones are the stuff of dreams
15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts
How many have you been to?
The curious case of a palace in Prague, an Irish company and Nama
A Czech developer is attempting to sue the agency.
An Irish stag party has been labelled an "embarrassment" after wearing Hitler masks in Prague
The group of 25 to 30 men also shouted abuse at elderly customers and accosted female members of staff.
Father-in-law defends Irish stag party for wearing Hitler masks, says they didn't know about WWII
The group of 25 to 30 men also shouted abuse at elderly customers and accosted female members of staff.
'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'
It was another memorable day for Irish athletics in Prague.
Silver for Ireland as Mark English finishes second at European Indoor Championships
The 21-year-old becomes Ireland’s 23rd medallist at the event.
'British Schindler' honoured for saving hundreds of children from Nazi death camps
Sir Nicholas Winton brought 669 Czech children to safety in 1939.
Ashya King en route to Prague for alternative treatment
The child has now left the Spanish hospital.
Ashya King to be flown to Prague for cancer treatment by Monday
Ashya’s parents want him to undergo an alternative treatment called ‘proton beam therapy’ in the Czech capital.
Ashya King given the green light to receive treatment in the Czech Republic
His father, Brett King, claimed this morning that the treatment in the UK would have made him ‘a vegetable’.
The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110
Alice Herz-Sommer died in London on Sunday after a short illness.
Palestinian ambassador in Prague killed by exploding safe
It is believed Jamal al-Jamal was attempting to open an old safe which had been brought from the previous embassy building.
Palestinian ambassador to Prague killed by explosion
Police are investigating the blast, which took place in his residence.
Congrats! Ireland's Young Scientist winners scoop first prize at EU contest
Ciara Judge, Emer Hickey and Sophie Healy-Throw scooped first prize for their research into the effect of bacteria on plant germination.
Czech PM resigns in corruption scandal
Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas is stepping down amid a scandal which saw his top aide indicted for bribery.
Floods peak in Czech Republic - Germany now on alert
The high waters forced the evacuation of Prague Zoo overnight.
PICS: Six dead, thousands evacuated in central Europe floods
Water levels in Germany on the Danube, Inn and Ilz rivers have already surpassed records from previous heavy floods in 1954 and 2002.
Pics: Prague explosion – Up to 40 injured, some trapped under rubble
Police are said to be searching for people buried in rubble on Divadelni Street.
Turkish PM says delay in country joining the EU is "unforgivable"
“Let’s not delay it, let’s finish it,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters, saying Turkey has been trying to join the EU since 1959.
Berdych keeps Czech Davis Cup hopes alive
The world number six levelled the final against much-fancied Spain with a win over Nicolas Almagro this evening.
Death toll up to 20 in Czech alcohol poisoning outbreak
Twenty have died after drinking bootleg spirits tainted with methanol.
Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest
Foreign leaders including Nicolas Sarkozy, David Cameron and Hillary Clinton are among those present at Vaclav Havel’s funeral.
Archaeologists uncover world's oldest known 'gay caveman'
A skeleton of a body that could be 5,000 years old is found in Prague – with its burial state suggesting its owner was gay.
Danish astronomer exhumed... after 409 years
Tycho Brahe is exhumed in order to figure out how he died – was it a bladder infection or mercury poisoning?