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Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary celebrate 20 years of NATO membership

Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary celebrate 20 years of NATO membership

The accession of Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary to the Western military alliance NATO 20 years ago was celebrated with a military ceremony in Warsaw on Sunday.

New application centre opens in Doha for Schengen visas to Czech Republic

New application centre opens in Doha for Schengen visas to Czech Republic

Citizens and expatriate residents of Qatar can apply for Schengen visas to the Czech Republic at a new visa application centre, it has been announced.

Czech Republic witnesses surge in travelers from Qatar

Czech Republic witnesses surge in travelers from Qatar

Czech Republic has seen more than 80% rise in the number of visitors from Qatar who find the destination’s diverse range of tourism offerings attractive and appealing.

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49

Emotional tributes poured in for former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna after she died at the age of 49 following a long battle with cancer.

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight lands at Prague airport

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight lands at Prague airport

Qatar Airways’ (QA) first non-stop flight from Doha to Czech Republic landed Monday at V?clav Havel Airport Prague, inaugurating the award-winning airline’s first-ever passenger service to the central European country.

Swedish PM reshuffles government after data scandal

Swedish PM reshuffles government after data scandal

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Thursday reshuffled his minority left-green government in response to a scandal over the outsourcing of IT services, shunning the more drastic option of calling an early election.

Qatar Airways Prague, Sohar services in August

Qatar Airways Prague, Sohar services in August

Qatar Airways has confirmed that it has expedited the launch of two new destinations by the end of August, with several more announcements to follow shortly. Joining the airline's global network are Sohar in Oman, which will be launched on August 8 and Prague in the Czech Republic on August 21.

Mother, daughter die in grisly Czech sauna accident

Mother, daughter die in grisly Czech sauna accident

Two women died in a sauna in the northern Czech Republic after the door handle came off, trapping them inside, police said on Sunday.