On Friday evening an officer working for the transport police at Prague's metro, paid with his life, after trying to protect passengers against a man who was throwing fire crackers to the rails and threatening people with knife. This unprecedented incident has sent shock-waves through the Czech Republic. Alena Skodova reports:
As the new government has been formed, there have been some changes in the responsibilities of individual ministries. The agenda of the Ministry of Transport and Communications will be streamlined, with the communications division being shifted to a newly created Ministry of Information Technologies.