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Study shows construction of Eastring gas pipeline is feasible

Construction of the interconnector may begin in 2022.

Culture & lifestyle

Spectacular Slovakia #3: Unexpected hiking (Enjoy Bratislava's greenery)Audio

In Slovakia, you can hike in the capital city. Listen to the latest episode of our travel podcast to find out more.

Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between September 21 and September 30, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

Sport

Fight with traffickers thwarted online sale of hockey tickets

The algorithm not only prevented traffickers but also ordinary fans from buying tickets.

News

School resembling cult continues

Witnesses talk about hand to hand combat, inappropriate touching and community life at elementary school going by the name Two Hands.

News

Institutions can be quickly destroyed, but they are hard to build

Head of the To Dá Rozum intiative, Renáta Hall, talks about the impacts of a dispute between the academy of sciences and the Education Ministry.

News

The Financial Administration’s head resigns from post

František Imrecze says his decision was spontaneous.

International

Man from Russian sanction list trained president’s and PM’s bodyguards

Denis Riauzov is on the sanctions list and the secret services believe he is a Russian agent.

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OLAF: Slovakia might have to pay €300 million to the EU

The European Anti-fraud Office found custom-related fraud worth millions of euros. Slovakia is one of the countries that lets underpriced goods onto the EU market.

Bishop denies misconduct allegations

The case was repeatedly revealed in the recording of a TV program.

Greek-Catholic Bishop Milan Chautur

A plagiarist was appointed professor

The university that convicted him only checked his scientific and pedagogical profile when assessing the candidate.

President appointed 55 new professors on September 19.
JLR Training Academy in Nitra

Jaguar Land Rover will commence production in Nitra in the coming weeks

The production of one Land Rover Discovery car takes four days.

Strategic plant of Vaillant Group in Slovakia expands Photo

One of the biggest employers in the Trenčín Region, Vaillant Industrial Slovakia, has invested €16 million to almost double its production premises.

Vaillant Industrial Slovakia in Trenčianske Stankovce

Young people owe millions of euros to mobile operators

High invoices for mobile services may result from extreme consumption of data in Slovakia or abroad.

Illustratory stock photo

Blog: Slovakia is the "I don't care" country Audio

Iranian stand-up comedian Nasi arrived with her family when she was 15. In this podcast interview she talks about how Slovakia became her home and also why she likes borovička.

Blog: No bubble on Slovak or Czech residential real estate market

The current state of the Slovak and Czech residential real estate market - what are the risks?

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Where Europeans want to be buried

What does the place we choose to be buried in say about our identity?

A European cemetery
American tanks Abrams

American tank crashed in Lešť, three soldiers injured

Two of them taken to hospital by helicopter.

He survived the Paris attacks: Slovakia healed me, he says

I stepped back into life and learned to live again here. I don’t think I could have done it in Paris, says Thomas Tran Dinh.

I found people in Slovakia who try to understand and balance things, says Thomas Tran Dinh.

I am not afraid, I do not work like Kuciak

Sometimes trolls burst into our office and shout at us until we convince them to leave, but they never sue us, says David Crawford from the newsgroup Correctiv who were the first to discover who downed MH17 over…

David Crewford

Mushroom picker finds precious helmets from late Bronze Age Photo

The discoveries have a value of €60,000.

British ambassador will award writer Feldek

His work makes British classical culture more visible, most notably through his translations of Shakespeare, the British ambassador said.

Ľubomír Feldek

Beauty of Tatra churches. Look at them inside and outside Photo

Cultural landmarks built in original style.

The Ondrej Nepela ice-hockey stadium during 2011 ice hockey world championship.

2019 World Hockey Championship tickets go on sale next week

The IIHF World Championship in Bratislava and Košice will take place between May 10 - 26, 2019.

A goalkeeper helped young Slovaks win the match Video

Thanks to the victory over Iceland, the Slovak Under-21 team secured second place in the European Championship qualifier group.

Marek Rodák, illustrative photo from a training session.

Ice Hockey championship gets a mascot, a bear named Macejko

The 2019 Ice Hockey World Championship in Slovakia has already announced its official mascot – eight months in advance.

Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

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