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Opinion

Is the state aware of the Orwellian dimensions of the surveillance of journalists?

Our paranoias have come to life. Surveillance of journalists is unacceptable in a democracy.

Murdered journalist Ján Kuciak was surveiled, too.
Travel

Free events for the whole family. Bratislava City Days have started

The history of the April celebrations dates back to the 13th century.

Original charter issued by Andrew III granting municipal privileges to Bratislava.
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Business

Bratislava will host the first technology festival

Apart from technology novelties, visitors will find the biggest game zone on the Danube embankment.

News

Are Slovaks willing to vote in the EP elections?

The turnout was among the lowest in the EU in recent years.

European Parliament, illustrative stock photo
News

Six people involved in the surveillance of journalists, Kočner paid thousands

People who followed journalists for Kočner are trying to rid themselves of guilt.

Peter Tóth
Opinion

Reinventing the wheel

Bratislava’s current bike sharing scheme is something of a curate’s egg: good in parts.

Yellow bikes are popular in Bratislava
News

Post Bellum workshops teach history on the stories of real people

It is crucial to be sensitive in our perception, a lecturer says.

Group is working on the assignment.
Opinion

The story of the man who embodied new journalism in Slovakia

Images from the history of the Sme daily: Karol Ježík, the first editor-in-chief.

Alexej Fulmek, with the picture of Karol Jezik in the background.

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People standing in front of the Foreigners Police Department in Bratislava.
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No more queues? Foreigners' Police have introduced online booking system

The system is offered by 12 Foreigners' Police departments across Slovakia.

Japanese PM visits Slovakia for the first time

Trade barriers between Slovakia and Japan should be removed, the PMs agreed. He also met with his counterparts from the V4 countries.

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and Slovak PM Peter Pellegrini

Slovakia's intelligence agency warns against travelling to Sri Lanka

Slovaks should reconsider travelling to the island at least until the situation there calms down.

Terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka killed about 360 people at Easter.
Food prices keep falling.

Dual quality in the EU will be punished

Slovakia’s Agriculture Ministry welcomed the change, calling it a victory.

This world-known, useful tool was made in Slovakia

Slovak tool helping shy people speak out at public events used around the world.

How does Slido work?

Uber is back in Bratislava

The alternative taxi service was forced to leave last March.

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Blog: What about parking slots for “brains”?

Will the state of biomedical research trigger reactions at least half as passionate as Bratislava's parking policy?

Blog: Bringing top business minds and students together

Martin Kardoš of CSI Leasing introduces the Mentor Network Program aimed at pairing young talents with experienced mentors from the business world.

Martin Kardoš, Managing Director CEE at CSI Leasing, at one of the Mentor Network Program events.

There is no reason to apologise for our NATO membership

Slovakia has been part of the alliance for 15 years this April.

NATO headquarters in Brussels

Visiting the Bratislava region? It will be cheaper with a card for tourists

The novelty of this year is free entrance to the Historical Museum at Bratislava Castle.

Bratislava castle and surroundings

Blog: Why a trip to the Tatras during Easter is a must

Saunas, šulance and a little bit of snow: springtime in the Tatras is glorious.

High Tatras
Archaeological treasure found near Likavka
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Boars dug out a treasure of coins from the turn of 15th and 16th century

The finders called the preservationists and are eligible to the 100 percent finder's fee.

Tulips from the Netherlands are blooming in Trnava

This is what “Slovakia” tulips look like.

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After historical sights in Slovakia have burned, is there better fire protection?

Kunerad Castle in the Žilina Region has burned down twice in eight years, and Krásna Hôrka is still undergoing construction seven years after burning.

Krásna Hôrka Castle caught fire in March 2012.
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Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.
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Foreigners in Slovakia promote the ice hockey world championship

In videos, they tell fans from abroad that Slovakia has much to offer.

National Cycling Centre to be built in Orechová Potôň

It will be accessible for both professional cyclists and amateurs.

Peter Sagan