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Archaeologist pieces together early history of what is now western SlovakiaPhoto

For an archaeologist, the most important thing is his most recent rare discovery, says Július Vavák.

Culture & lifestyle

How to sell Slovak books to English readers

Slovak literature makes it to the big bookstores of London, but it is unlikely to become a bestseller yet.


General Prosecutor filed a motion for the dissolution of ĽSNS

The Slovak Supreme Court received a motion to dissolve the extreme right ĽSNS party founded and led by Marian Kotleba.


Russian spies allegedly recruit also Slovaks

They are using martial art clubs in Germany and dozens more in other EU states, in the Western Balkans, and in North America.


EC scrutinises state aid for JaguarPhoto

There is a question whether the scrutiny may impact the carmaker’s plans to invest in Slovakia.


GLOBSEC forum will host guests from 70 countries

The 12th year of the conference will be attended by the highest number of participants in its history.


Armed forces need new armour, and more

Slovakia's armed forces need to modernise their military technology, but also improve infrastructure and make soldiers' salaries more competitive.


Police president refuses the proposals of students

He turned down their suggestions for a public debate but invites them to talk about corruption at the Police Corps Presidium.

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The furneral march of the two deceased firemen-rescuers who died in the helicopter crash (Radoslav Lacko and Peter Toďor). from the fire station to the Concathedral of St Nicolas in Prešov, May 16.

Technical failure seems to be behind police helicopter crash

Black boxes will be sent to the US for examination in a thorough investigation.

Kaliňák: Slovakia helps foil terror attack in Denmark

Slovakia is in the middle of a very safe space, Interior Minister said.

Robert Kaliňák

Bell Helicopter expressed regret following crash

Apart from the condolences and assurance of cooperation with Slovak authorities, the official stance of the company producing the Bell 429 helicopters also points out that “it is not possible to rule in or out any…

The site of the crash near Prešov military air base.

Laying of the 600kg foundation stone of the Sky Park project by Zaha Hadid.

Construction of Zaha Hadid project in Bratislava launched Photo

The three residence towers of Sky Park should be complete in late 2019.

Slovakia lures tourists

The country is attractive for visitors as a friendly and safe country with plenty of tourist draws .

Slovak mountains are attractive the year round.

Bratislava offers flights to Corfu

The connection, operated by Irish low-cost airline Ryanair, can be used until the end of summer season.

Bratislava airport, departure hall

D1 highway, illutsrative stock photo

The idea of Slovakia

What does this country stand for? Slovaks could – and should – shout a little louder about what they have achieved, and where they want to go.

Blog: HR Marketing: Not everybody can be Google!

It is important to know who your target audience is and the position you aspire to achieve as an employer on the market.

Illustrative stock photo

Testing the Teflon

A year after the Bašternák case began, nothing seem to be sticking to the interior minister. Yet.

Police guard close to the Manchester Arena in Manchester, Britain, on May 23, 2017, a day after an explosion.

No Slovaks among the victims of Manchester attack so far

The representatives of Slovakia have expressed their sympathy to the families of the victims.

The time is right for Europe to strengthen its confidence Video

Highlights from Globsec 2017: Day 1 (May 26)

Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Slovak President Andrej Kiska, Polish President Andrzej Duda (left to right) attend the opening of Globsec 2017 in Bratislava.

European Commission approves state support for football stadium

The European Commission has approved Slovak state support of €36 million for the construction a national football stadium – planned to hold more than 22,000 visitors – in Bratislava.

Plot of the National Football Stadium

Depeche Mode in concert in Bratislava

Bratislava concert of Depeche Mode unstoppable despite rain Photo

The stop in the Slovak capital of the famous band was part of their Global Spirit Tour, promoting the latest album.

Spectacular Slovakia: Dominican Church on film Video

Learn about both the history and present of the Dominican Church from a video.

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between May 26 and June 4, including a football match with veteran stars, a multi-media festival, a night run, a Slovak cycling championship, two…

Mike Parker's Trio, Slovak stint.

Women fitness up to 163 cm: Michaela Pavleová (centre) and Alexandra Kovalská (r).

Slovak fitness successful across most categories Photo

Slovak athletes won 8 gold medals, 1 silver and 3 bronze at the European championship in bodybuilding and fitness 2017.

Slovak paralympic athletes win gold and bronze at World Championship

Three Slovaks became world champions in table tennis in the TM2 category at the World Paralympic Championship in Bratislava.

L-R: Ján Riapoš, Martin Ludrovský in the Slovakia-Taiwan match at the paralympic world championship, May 19.

General Prosecutor finds no evidence that Weiss did anything wrong

The ruling confirmed the verdict of the District Prosecutor’s Office, Bratislava I which found that the football player did not drive the car.

Vladimír Weiss Junior