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Employers: Roma, do not call us!

Slovak ad websites publish numerous discriminatory advertisements.


MEP Boris Zala suspends his membership in ruling Smer

Political scientist sees this as a kind of preparation for personnel changes that may occur after Slovakia closes its presidency of the EU council.


Sagan may not defend his world title

But a British journalist thinks he will eventually compete.


Electronic health insurance cards abolished, replaced by IDs

The health ministry plans to use electronic ID cards as of 2021.


EU laws to adjust to digital content

New rules meant to bring equal access, no matter the country.


Police are still searching for escapee near Piešťany

Police are still searching for Ľubomír Behan who escaped prison almost 3 months ago, calling on the public to help locate him.

Culture & lifestyle

Blog: Never run from a bear

If people do not understand about wildlife, then they will make decisions at the ecosystem level that can have horrible consequences, says American ranger and bear expert, Gregg Losinski.

Culture & lifestyle

Stories from the Tatra Hotel Lomnica

Memories of the hotel are being collected, from paraphernalia to stories, and they need your help.

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Some peple gathered at Slavin in Bratislava brought ani-NATO banners.

Survey: anti-Americanism is still strong

While many say they support neutrality, a majority of respondents view the EU in a positive light.

PM Fico, Minister Kaliňák survive no-confidence vote

Prime Minister Robert Fico and Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák survived the opposition's motion for their dismissal over involvement with respect to the Bašternák tax fraud case.

Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák during the session of the no-confidence vote.

New initiative against same-sex marriages in EU

In Slovakia, the project is also associated with strengthening family relationships and giving out gifts, says one of the initiators.

Spokesman of the Alliance for Family Anton Chromík.

Jurkovič's turbine hall will be in teh centre of the new development.

Zaha Hadid project in Bratislava lives on Photo

Investor plans to launch construction at Čulenova this autumn.

Trnava carmarker presented new model at Open House Day

PSA Groupe Slovakia has been in the country for 10 years.

NGOs call for tender reassessment

The ministry should re-evaluate a competition to buy new internet connections for schools

Illustrative stock photo

Everything there is to know about goodbye sex

In Slovak, ‘goodbye sex’ is now what a client-turned-employee of a drug rehabilitation centre does to a 14-year-old girl in his care.

Blog: International Migration: A Driver of Human Evolution?

From departure to return, we are witnessing the birth of new global Slovakia. One Slovak at a time.

International students travel to attend world leading universities. So they did in the past.

Blog: Another day with empty streets

I arrived in Slovakia on January 6, 2000, after a whole night spent in the famous “Dacia” express train from Bucharest to Vienna. The streets were quite empty and most shops were closed.

The centre of Modra

US Ambassador to Slovakia Adam Sterling

USA returns ambassador to Slovakia again

Adam Sterling took the post after the departure of Theodore Sedgwick in early summer 2015.

EU trade ministers: CETA ready in October. TTIP postponed

The informal meeting in Bratislava of EU trade ministers and the European Commissioner for Trade Cecilie Malmstrom brought decisions about two crucial agreements – and a protest by Greenpeace.

GReenpeace protest at the UFO on SNP Bridge.

Bratislava will host talks on TTIP

French politicians are likely to try to freeze the negotiations.

Protests against TTIP take place in several EU countries.

Blog: Walking across Slovakia: Day 10

No tents, no sleeping rough, two teenagers and two adults, 900km, 4 rucksacks and some maps, a lot of maps: this is going to be fun.

Slovak hair stylists won worldwide competition Photo

Slovak hair stylists came out on top of 44 countries at the the 70th year of the worldwide creative hair styling competition.

Winning Slovak team Miroslava Stroková and Sean Kasumovič

Walking across Slovakia: Day 11

No tents, no sleeping rough, two teenagers and two adults, 900km, 4 rucksacks and some maps, a lot of maps: this is going to be fun.

Sagan won in Plumelec at European Championship.

Sagan is first professional cyclist to win European Championship Video

Slovak cyclist Peter Sagan can be called “The Lord of the Jerseys”, the Sme daily wrote.

Team Europe surprisingly in World Cup finals, Slovaks scored Video

Team Europe had been previously considered an outsider at the Hockey World Cup, defying even experts.

Slovak Tomáš Tatar (L) rejoices after the winning goal at the Hockey World Cup for Team Europe.

European team loses to Canada, makes it to semi-finals

Although “Team Europe” lost to Canada in the first round of A Group at the World Cup of Hockey 2016, they will proceed to the semi-finals.

L_R: Marian Hossa celebrates his goal with teammate Mark Streit.