Wednesday May 22
Czech police seize million litres of untaxed alcohol
The Czech police have seized about one million litres of untaxed alcohol in tanks buried underground at more places in Bohemia and Moravia within their enquiry into the scandal with lethal bootleg spirits, Robert Slachta, head of the police squad for uncovering organised crime, said today.
Honorary chairman of Czech Social Democrats Komarek dies
Valtr Komarek, honorary chairman of the opposition Czech Social Democrats , one of the major protagonists of the communist regime's fall in 1989, died after a long illness aged 82 today, the server iDnes.cz has said, referring to his son Martin Komarek.
Impact of Onset-to-Reperfusion Time on Stroke Mortality: A Collaborative Pooled Analysis [Stroke]
From the Department of Neurology and Stroke Centre, Bichat University Hospital, INSERM U-698 and Paris-Diderot University, Paris, France ; Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis ; Hospital Vall D' Hebron, Neurology, Barcelona, Spain ; Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, ... (more)
The biggest Czech public health insurance provider VZP announced the first five medications that are on the so-called 'positive list'. The list, which the insurance company is launching this month, consists of prescribed medications for no co-payment fee will be charged at the pharmacy.
Prague Daily Monitor
MfD: Primary schools lack capacity for baby boomers
Baby boomers have started attending Czech primary schools the capacity of which is not sufficient, and this is why some will have over 30 and more first graders in a class, the daily Mlada fronta Dnes writes Monday.