It's known in Slovak as the nežná revolúcia (gentle revolution), as distinct from the povstanie, or uprising, that occurred at the end of the Second World War.
It’s not that I thought sexually harassing women was okay, it’s more that I accepted that was just part of how things worked. Unfortunate, yes, but also standard.
After the revolution in 1989 the number of people participating in elections fell from 99 percent to around 60 percent.
The November revolution carries the attribute Velvet in Czech, and Nežná (Tender) in Slovak, because no violence was used to enforce the changes.
STUDENTS had crucial roles in the Velvet Revolution as they were the first targets of riot police, organised subsequent protests and helped to persuade the rest of the public to get involved. Onetime student leaders…
Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between November 17 and November 26, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.
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Officially, the number of forests in Slovakia keeps growing but satellite shots of the national parks evoke horrors.
Free language courses available for foreigners living in the capital.
Communication and organisational skills can be mastered even if you’re not born with them. There is a worldwide club that teaches people how.
The accused group members can spend up to 12 years in prison.
While the speaker of parliament spoke in Moscow, President Kiska delivered a speech in the European Parliament. Lajčák says both should have consulted him.
The plan is to dispatch as many as 500 such trains next year
Parliament will discuss surcharges and other work-related measures from the social package at its next session
There is no mystery to defeating populism, extremism and stupidity. Democratic systems have built in solutions to people like Kotleba and Trump — elections.
The paths to an illiberal democracy are manifold. One of them is also through the victory of “moral hipsterism”.
There are still reasons to worry, but something has changed in Slovakia now that elections have wiped the fascists out at regional level.
The biggest British investor in the country is the carmaker Jaguar Land Rover.
PESCO membership will present an opportunity for Slovakia to bolster its defence capabilities
In the Slovak capital and four other cities, the end of World War I and those killed were commemorated November 11.
About 16,000 photos are used in videos.
Adjustments are required by the International Ice Hockey Federation who changed the criteria for holding world championship matches
The Tuesday friendly match in Trnava meant a farewell to Slovak centre-back, Ján Ďurica, who ended his national team career with his 91st match.
The Slovak skier who surprised everyone last season opens this season with a victory.