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News Czech Republic » History: Czech Republic's Ester Ledecka Makes History With Golds In Snowboarding And Skiing

News channel or source: http://ripr.org/post/czech-republics-ester-ledecka-makes-history-golds-snowboarding-and-skiing
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

With a gold medal in the snowboard parallel giant slalom, Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic has become the first woman in Winter Olympics history to win a gold medal in two different sports at the same Olympic Games. On Saturday she emerged victorious in ...

News Czech Republic » History: Pirate Party Wins Big in Czech Parliament Elections

News channel or source: https://torrentfreak.com/pirate-party-wins-big-in-czech-parliament-elections-171023/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The Czech Republic becomes the fourth country where a Pirate Party is represented in the national parliament, following Sweden, Germany, and Iceland, which is quite an achievement. “It is the best result of any Pirate Party in history and gives us a ...

News Czech Republic » History: In the Czech Republic, Habsburg family homes offer a haunting glimpse into history

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/travel/the-czech-republic-habsburg-family-homes-offer-haunting-glimpse-into-history/zYlvYprLpW5czCN4mliNeK/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Standing in line to buy the tour ticket to Konopiste, the Bohemian castle where Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria spent his last days before departing for Sarajevo, I let my mind wander: What if the Habsburg heir apparent had not taken that fateful trip ...

News Czech Republic » History: World Junior Championship 2018: USA saves face, tournament in bronze blowout of Czech Republic

News channel or source: http://www.sportingnews.com/nhl/news/usa-czech-republic-world-juniors-championship-2018-gold-medal-game-live-blog-highlights-score/xuikwsdq5fqo1d4lg6i460j7g
Publication date: Friday 05 January 2018

Following an uninspired showing in Thursday's semifinal, Team USA will settled for third place after blowing out the Czech Republic 9-3, salvaging its 2018 World Junior Championship tournament in Friday's consolation match and making some history along ...

News Czech Republic » History: The Czech Republic is changing its name

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/czech-republic-changing-name-2016-4
Publication date: Friday 15 April 2016

A shorter name has been on the table since the Czech Republic was born in 1993, after splitting from the former nation of Czechoslovakia. Pro-rebranders argue that "Czech Republic" only captures about two decades worth of political history, while Czechia ...

News Czech Republic » History: Czech Republic Fights to Protect Gun Rights from Ever-Encroaching EU

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/03/07/czech-republic-fights-to-protect-gun-rights-from-ever-encroaching-eu/
Publication date: onday 06 March 2017

The Czech Republic is weighing a Second Amendment-like change to their ... It is interesting to note that in U.S. history, when the framework for the federal government was being established, there was disagreement among federalists and anti-federalists ...

News Czech Republic » History: Archaeologists discover first-ever 'gay caveman' in Czech Republic; man buried with pots, not tools

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/archaeologists-discover-first-ever-gay-caveman-czech-republic-man-buried-pots-not-tools-article-1.114638
Publication date: Wednesday 06 April 2011

Archaeologists in the Czech Republic have dug up the 5,000-year-old skeleton of ... The suspected gay caveman did not have any weapons or tools in his grave. "From history and ethnology, we know that people from this period took funeral rites very ...

News Czech Republic » History: World Cup 2018: Northern Ireland 2-0 Czech Republic

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/41070191
Publication date: Sunday 03 September 2017

Northern Ireland are aiming to reach their first World Cup finals since 1986 and compete in successive major tournaments for the first time in their history. O'Neill's men ... Brunt's 41st-minute free-kick beat Czech Republic goalkeeper Tomas Vaclik ...

News Czech Republic » History: EU Refugee Crisis Quota Plan Rejected By Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia And Poland

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/eu-refugee-crisis-quota-plan-rejected-hungary-czech-republic-slovakia-poland-2093005
Publication date: hursday 10 September 2015

The foreign ministers of Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland rejected the EU ... the crisis as “possibly the biggest challenge for the European Union in its history. And it’s impossible for one country to deal with such a challenge.”