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People marched for LGBTI rights in Bratislava

Take a look at the Bratislava Rainbow Pride 2018 that took place on Saturday, July 14.14. Jul 2018, at 15:17

Slovaks have new investment favourite – recreational real estate

The increased interest is pushing prices up.13. Jul 2018, at 14:00

Zemplínska Šírava lake

Embassies: Inclusive and diverse society benefits everyone

Representatives of international community in Slovakia say no to discrimination and violence in their joint statement on LGBTI rights ahead of the Pride March taking place in Bratislava this Saturday.13. Jul 2018, at 10:40

Supporters of LGBTI rights marched the streets of Bratislava for the fourth time.

Slovakia supports US President Trump’s opinion on North Stream 2

The government does not see any benefit in the project with regard to the reduction of dependence on a single gas supply route.12. Jul 2018, at 22:34

Steel pipes for the North Stream 2 pipeline are uploaded in Mukran harbour in Sassnitz, Germany.

EP monitoring group expresses concern that there is no progress in the cases of two murdered jounalists

French investigative film-maker, Laurent Richard, says that journalists in Malta and Slovakia should not feel alone. Freedom of the press is the base for democracy.12. Jul 2018, at 22:29

Protests following the mruder of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová were hedl aorund Slovakia - and also abroad (e.g. in Paris, March 9)

With a few clicks, farmers can now verify ownership of farmland

The system is accessible to farmers applying for direct payments as well as the general public.12. Jul 2018, at 21:55

UGKK chair Mária Frindrichová and Agriculture Minister Gabriela Matečná, from left.

Number of personal bankruptcies keeps growing

Amendment to the law has simplified the procedure.12. Jul 2018, at 21:48

The biggest Esperanto summer school arrives to Liptovský Mikuláš

This town will host the biggest summer Esperanto school in the world for the first time.12. Jul 2018, at 13:43

Liptovský Mikuláš

Tourism between the Polish and Slovak Tatras will be improved by new connections

Train connection is also on the list in the future.12. Jul 2018, at 13:36

Seven investors receive state aid in millions of euros

Investments allocated to less developed districts, while some of them include R&D.12. Jul 2018, at 13:32

Illustrative stock photo

The Iris senior home should have been closed down long ago

The senior home in downtown Bratislava had financial problems, failing to receive a state subsidy; but only recent publicity revealed that instead of qualified emplyees, a cook and a cleaning lady treated the…12. Jul 2018, at 13:24

Some enior homes work very well, illustrative stock photo

Sagan won the fifth Tour de France stageVideo

The record-breaking Slovak cyclist, along with rival Fernando Gaviria, is making Tour de France a two-man show.11. Jul 2018, at 23:19

Sagan is cycling to victory in the fifth stage of Tour de France 2018.

Is the completion of Mochovce nuclear plant close?

PM Pellegrini inspected the construction site of the delayed project.11. Jul 2018, at 22:48

PM Peter Pellegrini inspected the construction site of the third block of the Mochovce nuclear power plant.

Cabinet approved purchase of 14 US F-16s

Opposition MPs suggest the fighter jets were not purchased in a transparent manner.11. Jul 2018, at 22:40

US F-16 fighter plane, of which 14 will be bought by the Slovak government.

Ministry embarked on the fight against droughts, launching a campaign

A new website, protisuchu.sk, is part of the campaign.11. Jul 2018, at 13:20

Drought, illustrative stock photo

English-language tour in Bojnice castle without previous booking? It is possible in summerPhoto

Museum has guides speaking English, German, Spanish, Polish and Russian language.11. Jul 2018, at 13:15

State of emergency declared in Michalovce over measles epidemic

There are no free beds in the local hospital any more11. Jul 2018, at 13:12

Illustrative stock photo

International children’s violin orchestra to play in the High Tatras again

A special concert at Skalnaté Pleso mountain lake will be the culmination of the fifth gathering of young violinists. The open-air event is free for visitors of the High Tatras.11. Jul 2018, at 13:04

Children's Violin Orchestra, Hrebienok

Slovak diplomat did not pay rent in New Zealand

After initial success, the owner of the house lost to Eva Tvarožková in court under the pretense of diplomatic immunity.10. Jul 2018, at 23:34

The deputising Prime Minister of New Zealand, Winston Peters.

Police launch investigation into blackmailing of a journalist

An investigative reporter for Sme Daily, who focused on the dubious transfer of the Technopol company, was threatened by Marián Kočner.10. Jul 2018, at 23:23

Marián Kočner