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2011-11-06 12:00:00

Easter Seals joins over 90 United Way organizations and foundations that are utilizing CTK’s specialized outcomes software for tracking, measuring and reporting performance. Austin,

2009-01-06 14:24:20

A new, colorful poisonous spider species has been discovered in south Moravia, Czech Republic researchers said. The spider, whose bite triggers a fever accompanied by headache, has been dubbed Eresus Moravicus, the Moravian ladybird spider, and listed in the World Spider Catalog, Czech news agency CTK reported Tuesday. It can be found in the reserves where remains of the Pannonian steppes are preserved, said Milan Rezac, associated with Research Institute of Crop Production in Prague. He said...

2008-10-07 07:30:00

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Prague, 7 October: Czech Education Minister Ondrej Liska (Greens, SZ) has smoked marijuana several times, he admitted in a recent discussion with secondary school students in Dvur Kralove, east Bohemia, the daily Mlada fronta Dnes (MfD) writes today.

2008-10-07 06:00:37

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Kosice, East Slovakia, 7 October: A fire broke out in a store of chemicals in Presov, east Slovakia, this morning and an emergency situation was declared in the town.

2008-09-27 12:00:36

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Prague, 27 September: The Czech Nazi Internet magazine Posledni generace (Last Generation), for which two of its contributors were given prison sentences on Thursday [25 September], still works and does not seem likely to disappear from the Internet, the daily Lidove noviny (LN) writes today.

2008-09-17 15:00:32

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Paris, 17 September: Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico and French President Nicolas Sarkozy today signed an agreement on cooperation in nuclear energy and agreements on strategic partnership which is expected to enhance all-round relations between the two countries.

2008-09-13 12:00:16

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Prague, 13 September: A plane had an emergency landing at the Prague-Ruzyne airport earlier this afternoon as devices aboard indicated a fire, the server tn.cz has reported.

2008-09-12 09:00:45

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Rez, Central Bohemia, 12 September: New Generation IV nuclear reactors to be developed by the Nuclear Research Institute in Rez should meet the parameters demanded by the Green Party (SZ), Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek (Civic Democrats, ODS) told journalists today.

2008-09-05 09:00:32

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Prague, 5 September: The US Honeywell International (HI) company has signed a contract with the Czech state-controlled Letecke opravny Malesice (LOM) military repair company on the maintenance and repair of the Czech military Russian-made Mi-8 and Mi-17 helicopters, the Defence Ministry announced today.

2008-09-05 09:00:32

Slovak, Portuguese presidents talk on cooperation in renewable resources PRAGUE, Sept.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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