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3 injured in explosion at Explosia explosives factory in Pardubice, where Semtex is produced (Nova) [Facebook Post]

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O2 to lose Czech English Premier League football rights to Digi from next season [Facebook Post]

From August, it will be harder than ever to see Tomas Rosicky picking up his next injury ­čÖü

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How many of Blesk’s 43 Czechs “the world is talking about” do you know?

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Perhaps because it was a slow news day, Blesk recently published a list of “43 Czechs the world is talking about.”

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10 Czech surnames that sound a bit rude in English

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Because it had to be done, here’s PraguePig.com’s 10 favourite Czech family names that look or sound a bit rude in English.

Please mail my Pulitzer to the usual address.

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Tomio Okamura: the most dangerous man in the Czech Republic?

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Don’t call him “Pitomio”.

Is Tomio Okamura the acceptable face of racism in the Czech Republic?

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