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Theresa May at least has the courage to try

May keeps her job because nobody else is capable, or willing, to take on the impossible task of Brexit.

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Slovakia faces an important vote: How will the country look in the next 12 years?

The quality of the Constitutional Court, the last instance of defence of constitutionality in the country, depends on its 13 judges.

Business

Slovakia breaks record in car production, but future is electric

This year will be extremely demanding for the car industry in Slovakia.

Opinion

‘All his own work’

To preserve their credibility, real academics must call out plagiarism.

Business

Romanian companies are on the rise in Slovakia

One of the main problems of the Slovak labour market is behind the development.

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Šefčovič will run for president

Our country needs good and non-partisan president, he said.

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Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between January 18 and January 27, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

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15 Slovaks have become Righteous Among the Nations

More than 580 Slovaks have received the honour to date.

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Slovak passport.

How powerful is a Slovak passport?

Slovaks have visa-free access to 180 destinations in Europe, America, and eastern Africa.

Slovak children kidnapped? No!

Thousands have shared the latest hoax on the abduction of children on social media. The police warn that scaremongering is criminal act.

Slovaks have lately panicked on social media over the kidnapping of children, which has turned out to be a hoax.

Teachers call on Lubyová to stop misleading in Danko’s case

Lying has always been lying, Comenius University's Faculty of Arts wrote in its open letter.

Martina Lubyová
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Only one-quarter of Slovaks earn more than €1,200

The average wage in 2018 exceeded the €1,000 threshold for the first time.

U.S. Steel Košice will invest $130 million in Košice

It will construct a new line to produce more electrical steel.

US Steel Košice

December inflation surprised analysts

Price have gone up on a year-on-year basis, but decreased in December.

A man from Roma settlement Vrbnica shows his bruises allegedly caused by police.

Institutional racism penetrated the justice system

No amount of evidence will ever be enough to hold racist police officers to account when they terrorise and brutalise Roma communities.

Home is where the music makes sense

We may share poverty, but never the songs that make us shiver.

Tom Waits

Protest is worthwhile, but only as an initial tactic

“Get rid of Fico” must become “Replace Fico with X”.

Štrbské Pleso, Mlynická Dolina; on the left is Solisko, with already existing ski slopes.
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New York Times recommends a trip to the Tatra Mountains

Other destinations, like Košice or Oravská Lesná are also mentioned.

In the Tatras they have to clean Nativity scene of snow to be able to see it

Besides the Nativity scene, there is an over-sized figure of mountain load bearer.

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Another zero-waste shop opens in Bratislava

It is possible to grind flour or make your own peanut butter in the shop

Can escape rooms be deadly?

No single norm regulates this business activity in Slovakia.

One of BrainTeaseLava's escape rooms.

Research of Slovak castles brought about interesting discoveries. A new castle, for example

A skeleton of a huge man with fetters on the legs was found in Bratislava Castle.

Pustý Castle in Zvolen
Livio Magoni.

Vlhová's coach: Our team is not prepared for Petra to win the big globe

Although Slovak skier Petra Vlhová has been placing on the podium, her coach Livio Magoni claims she has not reached a level to beat Shiffrin on a regular basis.

Biathlete Kuzmina triumphs in the women’s 10km sprint

It is her second World Cup victory this season.

Anastasiya Kuzmina
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Slovak skier Vlhová wins in Flachau

She excelled particularly in the second round.

Petra Vlhová
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