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British PM: We are not treating EU nationals as bargaining chips

Open letter of Theresa May to EU citizens in the UK.

Opinion

Sentenced!

It is definitely good news that at least one emblematic scandal did not end in vain.

Sport

Do you want a Sagan for your Lego collection?Photo

The post is very popular on Facebook.

Culture & lifestyle

Refurbishment of Trnavské Mýto has started

The facelift of the underpass crossing should be completed by summer. Fate of nearby Istropolis still not known

Business

Europe will continue fighting dual quality products

The recent Bratislava summit raised some suggestions on solving the problem, but it will be a long process.

News

The chairman of the committee tasked to improve tax returns has problems himself

The newly set-up committee meant to prepare a law on the more detailed property disclosures of politicians is headed by ex-minister Martin Glváč from Smer, who is refusing to publish details of his assets.

Culture & lifestyle

New Tatra attraction causes traffic collapsePhoto

On weekends, the path in the tree-tops causes kilometre-long traffic jams.

Sport

Quidditch becomes reality in Slovakia as first teams emergeVideo

The wizard sport, fighting for its status in the real sports world, has won the hearts of some Slovaks.

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Police, illustrative stock photo

Police promptly clarified night murder in Bratislava

The knife attack by a Slovak citizen of Indian origin on a local man and a Ukrainian sparked unjustified hatred towards immigrants; it was also fanned by some media.

Only 55 people applied for active reserves training

The Defence Ministry considering a change of law.

Hospital dismisses doctor from childbirth documentary

Doctor boasted about slapping a mother-to-be to calm her down, now losing his job.

More Slovak women give birth abroad.

Disputes surround the minimum wage discussion

Minimum wage in Slovakia to rise from January

The minimum wage in Slovakia will be hiked to €480, from the beginning of next year.

Slovaks currently save too little

The country is below the European average in savings but this could change for the better in the future.

Bratislava will have regular flights to Bologna

The airport prepares several changes for its winter schedule.

M.R. Štefánik airprot in Bratislava

Carl Jones is widely recognised as having brought the Mauritius Kestrel (pictured here) back from the brink of extinction. His story is also an answer to the question: work to live or live to work?

Blog: Work to live, or live to work?

How to make the most out of the time you have to spend at work.

We should not wait until we start lowering our voices when talking about the mighty

The girl with seven names saw the first public execution in Korea aged seven.

Hyeonseo Lee

Co-founder and co-owner of Sme daily dies

A major Slovak entrepreneur, Peter Vajda, died in Prague on October 15. He was exceptional for his innate sense of democracy and believing in equal opportunities for all.

Peter Vajda

Visegrad Group prime ministers celebrating the group's 25th anniversary.

Slovaks are the friendliest people in the V4 region

The Visegrad Group countries share their fear of refugees and criticism of their treatment by western European countries.

Governmental campaign should bring Slovaks home from the UK

The Slovak cabinet plans to persuade its expats living and working in the UK with at least a bachelor degree to return home: a campaign offering specific jobs should help.

Young researchers, IT experts and medical staffers are needed in Slovakia, illustrative stock photo.

Blogger Ján Benčík receives the European Citizen's prize

The brave Slovak blogger and civil activist was nominated by a Slovak MEP.

Blogger Ján Benčík receives the European Citizen's prize October 11.

Archaeologists discover iron treasure hidden in oven

An earthen-ware pot survived more than 1,100 years unbroken, hidden inside an oven.

Festival brings operas and concerts to Banská Bystrica

The Operalia Banská Bystrica 2017 festival which has changed its date and also moved indoors will be opened by the local State Opera and its Traviata, conducted by Lorenzo Tazzieri.

G. Verdi: Pearl Fishers, State Opera Banská Bystrica

7-kilometre tourist route completed in Levice

The town in western Slovakia ended a project connecting two education paths, offering a route full of sites of interest.

New elements have been put on the tourist route in levice.

L-R: Slovak Coach Ján Kozák and team member Marek Hamšík at a press conference on WC 2018.

Slovakia will be absent from the World Cup

The development in other groups was not positive for Slovakia.

Slovak tennis player knocks out Sharapova Video

Magdaléna Rybáriková improves her position in the WTA ranking.

Magdaléna Rybáriková

Construction of the national football stadium continues Photo

The stadium with a price tag of €75 million should be complete in 2018

Prime Minister Robert Fico, left and tycoon Ivan Kmotrík