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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.

Business

EC scrutinises state aid for JaguarPhoto

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

International

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.

News

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.

News

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.

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.

Business

Construction of Zaha Hadid project in Bratislava launchedPhoto

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

Business

Slovakia vies for medicines agency

What chances does the country have at winning the seat of the prestigious European Medicines Agency that needs to relocate from London?

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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.

The construction of new Bratislava bus station kicks off Photo

Construction is starting with a 125-metre administration tower, and will continue with the new bus station premises in summer.

Police reveal tax fraud worth millions of euros

Police accused eight people who may spend between seven to twelve years in prison.

Tibor Gašpar

The state will respond to the cable car project by the end of June Photo

Developer HB Reavis applies for the statute of an important investment to build the Bratislava bus station and cable car .

Cable car in London

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.


A 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure outside the National Convention Center, the venue which holds the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing.

Will the New Silk Road pass through Slovakia?

Economy Minister Peter Žiga attends major meeting on the project in Beijing.

British embassy opens condolence book

The book will be opened for two days.

Floral tributes are laid out in Manchester, England, on May 23, 2017, the day after the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead as it ended on May 22 night.

EC: Focus on education and labour market

Some recommendations remain the same as last year.

Illustrative stock photo

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.

Two Slovak directors and one producer participate in the IFF Cannes

The 70th jubilee of the International Film Festival in Cannes again features the Czech & Slovak Pavilion #133, and three filmmakers from Slovakia.

Altantis, 2003

Nová dráma/New Drama 2017 awards Photo

The gloomy fates of World War II female soldiers, as captured by Svetlana Alexievich and staged by the Chamber Theatre Martin won the most prizes in the main competition.

Svetlana Alexievich, Iveta Horváthová: The Unwomanly Face of War; SKD Martin

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