Brno, Czech Republic Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Daily news summary 16.6.2016Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Radio Prague

    The ANO party has decided not for the moment to rescind the government coalition agreement due to a row over proposed police reform. Party leaders met Wednesday evening after Social Democrat Minister of the Interior Milan Chovanec signed the proposed reforms, which include the merger of key anti-corruption and anti-mafia police units.

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  2. Mathew Scholtz Joins Yamalube/Westby Racing For Remainder Of 2016 MotoAmerica SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Roadracing World

    Tulsa, OK - June 16, 2016 - Beginning next weekend at round 7 of the 2016 MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Motorcycle Road Racing Championship, 23-year-old South African rider Mathew Scholtz will compete in the MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 class aboard the #720 Yamalube/Westby Racing Yamaha YZF-R1. Mathew was officially signed to Yamalube/Westby Racing earlier this week, and he will race for the team at the remaining three MotoAmerica rounds, which include Utah Motorsports Campus, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, and New Jersey Motorsports Park.

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  3. Czech psychiatric care to undergo reformRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Psychiatry care in the Czech Republic is set to undergo reform as a result of a memorandum signed by Health Minister Svatopluk NA>meA ek, insurance company representatives and mental health organisations on Thursday. Psychiatry in the Czech Republic has long been underfinanced and undervalued.

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  4. Italian writer and translator Caludio Magris receives Franz Kafka priceRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Italian writer, translator, German studies scholar and essayist Claudio Magris will receive this year's Franz Kafka prize. Mr Magris, has become the sixteenth recipient of the international literary award which is given to authors whose work appeals to readers across different cultures.

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  5. Cigarettes to only come in packs with graphic warnings from DecemberRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Distributors in the Czech Republic will no longer be able to trade in cigarettes that do not come in boxes with graphic health warnings from September 7. Public sales will be barred from December 7. The precise dates were released on Thursday by the Czech branch of the company Japan Tobacco International. President MiloA Zeman signed an amendment introducing graphic warnings at the end of last month.

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  6. CR close to applying for Kladruby stud UNESCO listingRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Prague Daily Monitor

    The Czech Republic has taken the final step towards applying for entering the National Stud in Kladruby nad Labem, east Bohemia, in the UNESCO heritage list when an agreement establishing a nine-member council to coordinate the procedure was signed yesterday. The agreement was signed by the agriculture and culture ministers, Marian Jurecka and Daniel Herman , respectively.

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  7. Zaoralek: Russia is attempting to "divide and conquer" EURead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Russia is attempting to "divide and conquer" the European Union by supporting right-wing populist politicians, says the Czech minister of foreign affairs, LubomA r ZaorA lek. In an interview for the Financial Times, Mr. ZaorA lek said Russia was taking advantage of the EU's weakness and a response ought to be found.

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  8. Daily news summary 9.6.2016Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    The Czech Republic is set to reject an amendment to the European Firearms Directive aimed at making it harder for terrorists to acquire weapons. Interior Minister Milan Chovanec said he would do his best at a meeting in Luxembourg on Friday to persuade the backers of the proposal that it would not produce positive results.

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  9. Changes in police force not domain of politicians, says PMRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Changes in the police force are the domain of the police president and the minister of the interior, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said on Thursday. The prime minister said such changes were a highly specialised matter that politicians should not become involved in.

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  10. Spiritual tram features among attractions during Night of Open ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Churches and other religious sites across the Czech Republic will open their doors to the public this weekend for the annual Night of Open Churches festival. The event, which attracts thousands of visitors each year, offers a rare opportunity to get a glimpse of places which are usually closed to the general public.

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  11. Czechs to reject EU weapons directive at meeting FridayRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    The Czech Republic is set to reject an amendment to the European Firearms Directive aimed at making it harder for terrorists to acquire weapons. Interior Minister Milan Chovanec said he would do his best at a meeting in Luxembourg on Friday to persuade the backers of the proposal that it would not produce positive results.

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  12. Czech group launches Gulag Online virtual museumRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Thursday sees the launch of the Gulag Online virtual museum created by the Czech association Gulag.cz. The group mapped abandoned Gulag camps in remote parts of Siberia on three expeditions and used the material gathered to create the internet museum, which includes a tour of a 3D Gulag camp, panoramic photographs and the testimonies of Czechoslovak survivors of the Soviets' system of labour camps.

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  13. Police want City Hall official charged over Blanka tunnel contractRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Police in Prague have recommended that charges be pressed against a City Hall official in connection with the Blanka tunnel construction project, Czech Television reported on Thursday. Jan BerA nek, the one-time head of a City Hall investments department, is accused of agreeing to an overpriced contract that caused over CZK 30 million of damage to the city.

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  14. Ministry issues guidelines for Czech fans travelling to France for EurosRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Prague has issued recommendations for Czech football fans going to the European Championship in France, which begins on Friday. The ministry pointed out that security had been stepped up in the country following terrorist attacks in November and recommended that fans register with a database of Czech citizens travelling abroad.

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  15. Sobotka: Changes in police force not domain of politiciansRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    Changes in the police force are the domain of the police president and the minister of the interior, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said on Thursday. The prime minister said such changes were a highly specialised matter that politicians should not become involved in.

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  16. Janousek jail term to be suspended for six months on health groundsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    The Brno Regional Court has suspended the prison term of businessman Roman JanouA ek for six months on health grounds, Czech Television reported on Thursday. The Prison Service had recommended a year-long suspension.

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  17. Committee to coordinate Kladruby stud bid for UNESCO heritage statusRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Radio Prague

    The national stud farm in Kladruby, Central Bohemia is a step closer to being included on the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Czech News Agency reported. The minister of agriculture, Marian JureA ka, and the minister of culture, Daniel Herman, on Thursday signed an agreement to set up a committee to coordinate the bid.

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  18. Czech, Slovak PMs agree on joint government meetingRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Prague Daily Monitor

    The Czech and Slovak Prime ministers, Bohuslav Sobotka and Robert Fico , plan a joint meeting of both countries' governments to be held in September, they told reporters after their meeting in Prague yesterday. This is Fico's first official foreign visit after his re-appointment as head of government in March.

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  19. Codasip and CAST Collaboration Ships First Products to CustomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Design And Reuse

    ... adoption as simple and easy as standard embedded processor cores. Formed in 2006 and headquartered in Brno, Czech Republic, Codasip currently has offices in the US and Europe. More information on Codasip's products and services is available at ...

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  20. Bulldog signees move recruiting class into Top 25...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Fresno Bulldogs

    ... Fresno State." The two recent additions join Katerina Stloukalova, who signed in November. A native of Brno, Czech Republic, she has won her country's national junior indoor singles championship. Currently holding a No. 58 ranking in her home ...

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