THE SLOVAK national hockey team won the game in the IIHF World Championships against Belarus in overtime 2:1.
COMPARING a artful ballet like The Corsaire to a blockbuster movie like Pirates of the Caribbean may seem like blasphemy, but its wide ranging appeal make the comparison tempting nonetheless.
The bikers are now headed to Vienna on their way to Berlin.
THE DEMOGRAPHIC development will not be in favour of future pensioners in Slovakia as the number of working people is expected to decrease while the number of pensioners will develop in the opposite direction.
Tips for events in Slovakia between May 1 and May 10, including city feasts, Culinary Days, Fashion March, jazz, conference on urbanism, LGBTI month, and more.
EU’s response to the tide of vulnerable people sweeping across the Mediterranean has been to lock the door.
START-UP companies always find achieving success to be a struggle. Even more so when that company is an independent newspaper in a country with no tradition of free enterprise or free press.
SLOVAKIA’S Security Council and the government have approved a contract for procuring nine American Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk military helicopters for approximately 261 million US dollars (€236.7 million), Defence…
JUST few days before the deadline for submitting bids for acquiring the 66-percent share in the country’s biggest electricity producer Slovenské Elektrárne (SE), now up for sale by the Italian energy group Enel,…
THE EUROPEAN Commission (EC) has adopted a tougher stance towards European Union-member states, including Slovakia, that discriminate against Roma communities, according to a document published on April 29.
THE STATE railway company Železnice SR (ŽSR) is not responsible for derailment of RegioJet train on March 16, spokeswoman Martina Pavliková told the TASR newswire on April 23.
CURRENT CEO of the Váhostav-SK construction company, Marián Moravčík, allegedly also represented the Lomark shell company, to which Váhostav owes money.
TWO foreign companies have revealed plans to hire people in Slovakia. Also the government expects the employment to rise, especially due to a better economic situation.
Europe is not threatened by a few dozen motorcycles, but by the national mood that produced the Night Wolves’ visit.
THE INTEGRATION of migrants long been a marginal and neglected area in Slovakia.
AMID a mounting migration crisis in the Mediterranean, European Union leaders balked at an aggressive proposal to resettle refugees throughout the EU at an April 23 emergency summit.
IN CONNECTION with 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in New York, Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák took part in talks April 29.
WARM weather invites people to spend more time outdoors and tourism season ceremonially opens with Bratislava for Everyone, or Open Days of Bratislava, events taking place April 24-26.
FORMER head of the Astronomical Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAV) in Tatranská Lomnica, Záviš Bochníček, would celebrate 95 years at the end of April. The man who popularised astronomy throughout his…
THE COG steam train based in Tisovec began its operating season in the end of April when it took a ride to an event in Košice. Throughout the tourist season, it will run twice a month – more than originally planned.…
THE SLOVAK national hockey team won the first game in the IIHF World Championships against Denmark on shootouts 4:3. Based on IIHF World Rankings 2014 Slovakia is actually in the 8th position while Denmark ranks…
IN APRIL, participating teams geared up for the Ice-Hockey World Championships that take place between May 1 and 17, and the Slovak team won two times, while losing six times in these matches.
SLOVAK female tennis players confirmed the role of the favourite when they beat the Swedish players 4:0 during the World Group II playoff in Bratislava during the weekend.