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Events you should not miss during your visit in Bratislava

For anyone looking to spend their summer in Bratislava, there is a great time to be had.

News

Slovak women scientists prove that science is not just for men

I grew up with the conviction that science belongs to men, said one awarded Slovak scientist.

News

Five years after the Moldava raid, the victims have turned into perpetrators

June 19 marks the fifth anniversary of the brutal and much-discussed raid in the Roma settlement; and it points to five of those beaten being charged with perjury.

Opinion

The UK is not cutting off its own hand, it is holding it out

It is not rational to behave towards the UK as if it posed a security risk to the EU.

Opinion

Welcome to Slovakia?

Following Henry Acorda’s horrific killing, businesses need to stand up.

ADVERTORIAL

Uncovering Artificial Intelligence in Slovakia

Artificial Intelligence is already delivering a real value for businesses.

International

International gang manufactured fake Marlboro cigarettes in SlovakiaPhoto

Police uncover the largest illegal manufacturer of cigarettes in Slovak history.

News

Hoax: Beware of HIV-infected oranges

One joke got out of hand while a false declaration was used to promote the anti-immigrant agenda. Here are some recent hoaxes spreading on social media.

Business

Farmers on tractors head to Bratislava for better justice and transparencyPhoto

Traffic flow in Bratislava may collapse completely.

News

For a Decent Slovakia organise another protest for June 22

At the same time, they are suing ex-PM Robert Fico, in response to his statements made during the protest rallies in February, citing fear-mongering and defamation.

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June 8 gathering in Bratislava

Bratislava called for justice for Henry Acorda and an end to violence Photo

The organisers of the commemorative gathering expressed their sympathy for the family of the killed Filipino expat and called for an end to violence against women and foreigners in society.

Youngest Slovak village is like New York Photo

Dedina Mládeže (The Youth Village) was a mere experiment during the communist era. Now, the still inhabited village has morphed into an open-air museum.

Dedina Mládeže

Top 3 news from Last Week in Slovakia Video

President Andrej Kiska delivered a harsh state of the republic address in parliament.


Jaguar Land Rover will move all production of Discovery to Slovakia

The plant in Nitra is expected to launch production in late 2018.

Japanese company to start production near Košice Photo

The New Japanese investor will allegedly open up more than 1,000 jobs.

Opening of the Košice-based MinebeaMitsumi plant, June 15 2018.

Is there room for a new shopping mall in Bratislava?

The Bratislava region already has almost four times more retail space than the European average.

Visualisation of Matrix Mall in Bratislava's Nové Mesto

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Russian President Vladimir Putin (left to right) stand for the anthem prior to the match between Russia and Saudi Arabia which opened the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia.

How to keep politics and sports separate

FIFA, may not be a government, but they and the events they put on are undeniably political and embody all the worst things about globalisation.

Signs of danger averted

The world has never been this safe, and may never be again.

Canada Pacific coast

Blog: Cutting another ribbon

Why is a hospital's new cover photo on Facebook a revolution in Slovak health care?

Last week, the FD Roosevelt Faculty Hospital in Banska Bystrica, one of the largest health care facilities in Slovakia, changed its cover photo on Facebook.

The Justice for Henry march in Obchodná Street, Bratislava - at the site where he was killed.

German ministry warns tourists against Slovakia

Apart from the capital – where recently a street conflict ended fatally – other places with recorded criminality are the High Tatras and spas.

Czech PM files lawsuit against Slovakia at ECHR

Czech Premier Andrej Babiš sues his homeland in the European Court for Human Rights in connection with records proving his collaboration with the communist-era secret police.

Andrej Babiš

Bratislava still among the world’s best cities for freelancers

The capitals of the Czech Republic and Slovakia attract freelancers, the recent survey suggests.

Bratislava

Richard Simcott

Famous polyglot gets an adrenaline rush learning new languages

Richard Simcott has studied over 50 languages so far and will learn Afrikaans and Zulu this year.

Watch the birdie! Photo

Bird-watching towers to be installed at the Hrhovské ponds in Slovenský Kras, the ideal place to watch water birds.

Dolce Vitaj brings Italian culture to Bratislava Photo

The 2018 edition of the festival will focus on Italian design and the city of Naples through film, music, and gastronomy.

Ozpetek: Dark Naples

Lucia Okoličányová

The Nordic walker with the best technique in the world is Slovak Photo

For Lucia Okoličányová, Nordic walking has become her love of life and philosophy

Inter Milan will teach young footballers

The aim is to train young talents in their home environment using the Italian team’s know-how.

Slovak ice-hockey team will play in Košice

The Slovak team is slated to play in Košice, and not Bratislava, at next year’s Ice-hockey World Championship.

Slovak Ice-hockey Association head, Martin Kohút