Looking for a special gift for your favourite Czech police officer? Policie-darky.cz is the site for you! ;-) [Facebook Post]

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Czech ice hockey legend Vladimir Ruzicka to be charged with embezzlement, could serve prison time [Facebook Post]

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Vltava’s longest boat, the Elbe Princesse, begins Berlin-Prague cruises; 9 days for 1,700 euros [Facebook Post]

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Former Czech Prime Minister Josef Tosovsky writes-off Ferrari in USA after causing three-car crash (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post]

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Prague’s 119 airport bus now accepts contactless payment for tickets [Facebook Post]

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Unfortunately Named Czech Booze Brand: Bum

Front and rear photos of a bottle "Bum" tuzemak

From left to right: front Bum, back Bum

Many thanks to richardinprague for supplying photos of this magnificently named “tuzemak”, the Czech hooch known as “tuzemsky rum” (“domestic rum”) until the European Union took an interest.

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Study of average Czech temperatures proves the weather really is worse at the weekend [Facebook Post]

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Rome police identify two Sparta fans videoed urinating on a homeless woman [Facebook Post]

Rome police have identified two Sparta fans who were videoed apparently urinating on a homeless woman in the city last month (March). Legal proceedings are reportedly underway against a 24-year-old and a 30-year-old man.

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Ceska sporitelna to charge customers 30-crown fee on payments to gambling and porn sites [Facebook Post]

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Unsolved Prague Mystery: The Disappearance of Daniela Kyrova [Facebook Post]

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Beauty contestant Daniela Kyrova disappeared without a trace from Charles Bridge 20 years ago this month.

The 18-year-old student who had been celebrating the end of graduation exams with two friends left them to go to the toilet and was never seen again.

Kyrova had reached the quarter-finals of that year’s Miss Ceske republiky competition.

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