Banská Štiavnica was one of the richest towns of the Kingdom of Hungary thanks to its mines.
Also Slovakia commemorated the 400 anniversary of the playwright's death.
A participant of the summer Slovak language school talks about his interest in Slovak literature, in the country itself, and the challenges of translating.
The darkness is a scary, mysterious, calming place. It attracts people so much that some go there for a holiday.
Tips for performances, exhibitions and other events in the capital between August 26 and September 4, including classical music, concerts, market, festivals, trainings and more.
The study evaluated proposed variants for the D1 stretch Turany-Hubová.
The break-up of Sieť brings redistribution of power in state posts.
Frequent Middle East visitors make spa town one of Slovakia's most multicultural places, and incidents are few and far between.
Searching for roots of the family tree is generally getting easier thanks to internet and digitised archives.
Several towns commemorated the 48th anniversary of the invasion of Warsaw Pact armies into the Czechoslovakia on August 21, 1968.
Low prices of electricity as a commodity push the power plant into the red
The cheapest ticket will now cost €12.
“How do you translate slniečkar in English?” I ask my Slovak colleague. “Ha! I don’t know what it exactly means in Slovak either.”
While Slovak politics do not match this larger model exactly, the current apolitical government certainly does and the recent collapse of Sieť is playing into the trend, while fuelling anger at politics generally.
A small gesture in the beginning can have a huge impact in the end, especially when workshops and educative tools are used on a weekly basis.
The biggest aviation event in Slovakia, SIAF, takes place this weekend.
Austrian scandal could influence the talc dispute in Slovakia involving EuroGas AG and Schmid Industrieholding.
Work created by Alfons Mucha succeeded in a prestigious international stamp competition.
The village of Baláže was entered into the Slovak Book of Records in a traditional competition - sawing wood.
Historical pool complex Grӧssling has been closed since 1994, with a lawsuit still pending.
Slovak football players will play their first world cup qualification match on September 4.
Slovakia wins four medals, placing 37th overall.