Nina Hrabovská Francelová

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NGOs criticised government for steps taken in Roma settlements

PM Matovič called on them to take their masks, gloves and backpacks and rush in to quarantined settlements.16. Apr 2020, at 12:06


From abroad to Slovakia: What repatriations look like

Foreigners with residence are also eligible for repatriations.9. Apr 2020, at 18:13

People arrived to state facility in Gabčíkovo to spend the obligatory quarantine there.

Foreign medical workers living in Slovakia ready to help with coronavirus crisis

The Health Ministry is looking for a way to engage them. It is one of the ways the government is looking to secure enough health care professionals to walk Slovakia through the crisis.7. Apr 2020, at 17:29

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Coronavirus puts spotlight on neglected Roma communities

Fears over intense spread in settlements.3. Apr 2020, at 8:15

Bringing World to the Classroom

‘Infodemic’ hit Slovakia as well

Fear and uncertainty are fertile ground for spreading of false content and conspiracies.1. Apr 2020, at 16:53

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Coronavirus might prompt a reform Slovakia's schools have needed for a long time

Remote teaching is not just fancy conference calls. Teachers have to show their resourcefulness.1. Apr 2020, at 16:38

Peter Pallo while teaching his pupils.

Green light for government to collect data from mobile phones to halt the virus

Public Health Authority will collect data from telecom operators with the exception of the content of messages and phone calls.26. Mar 2020, at 8:12

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Slovakia's Ordinary PM takes over amid coronavirus crisis

The president appointed the cabinet of Igor Matovič on March 21.21. Mar 2020, at 14:08


Murder, corruption allegations as well as plagiarism. What will we remember about the outgoing coalition?

The coalition that emerged as the dam against extremism departs.20. Mar 2020, at 7:10

Left to right: Andrej Danko (SNS), Robert Fico (Smer), Béla Bugár (Most-Híd)

New minister will fly in from Washington

SaS put forward a top professional diplomat. Ivan Korčok is a safe pair of hands, analysts say.19. Mar 2020, at 18:02

Ivan Korčok

Crisis can make leaders or drown them

New government is set for difficult start. Forget about pre-election promises, says political analyst.18. Mar 2020, at 8:53

Peter Pellegrini (left) and Igor Matovič (right)

PS/Spolu has submitted an election complaint. What are the odds the results might change?

The Constitutional Court has never ordered the recounting of votes in the history of Slovak parliamentary elections.12. Mar 2020, at 14:48

Michal Truban (left) and Miroslav Beblavý (second left)

Slovakia to get its most conservative parliament

Where does that leave reproductive rights?5. Mar 2020, at 8:00

Ordinary People and Independent Personalities presenting their slate. Igor Matovič in the middle, Anna Záborská is first from left.

Smer falls from grace, descends into opposition

A major self-reflection required if the once-strongest party wants to halt the fall.1. Mar 2020, at 14:09

PM Peter Pellegrini after February's elections.

Unpredictable, controversial, but the only one to defeat Smer. Meet Igor Matovič

Throughout his ten-year career in politics, Matovič has waged an anti-Smer, anti-Fico campaign.1. Mar 2020, at 11:43

Igor Matovič with his wife

Election 2020: Igor Matovič marks an historic victory over Smer

The result is a debacle for the ruling coalition, liberals from PS/Spolu left out in the cold.29. Feb 2020, at 23:38

Igor Matovič, leader of OĽaNO

Five big questions to ask ahead of election in Slovakia

Where does the country stand based on the last published polls?18. Feb 2020, at 17:04

Martin Slosiarik and Václav Hřích

2020 election sees unprecedented mobilisation of Roma

They want their voice to be heard against growing extremism.14. Feb 2020, at 13:03

Roma protesting against ĽSNS in Levoča

Parodies, live broadcasts, rap songs. Facebook is big for some campaigns

A campaign video from Cannes got the most interactions.12. Feb 2020, at 19:06

Which online campaign is the most effective?

Slovak election to test Orbán’s clout among ethnic Hungarians

Slovakia’s ethnic Hungarian minority has a reputation for political moderation. As an election looms and Viktor Orbán ramps up his influence from across the border, is that about to change?12. Feb 2020, at 8:00