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A silent protest is planned for Friday

The organisers are disappointed by the current situation in politics and are calling for early elections.24. May 2018, at 12:48

April 27 protest in Bratislava

Hungarian daily’s editor-in-chief is leaving

He disagreed with hiring the former spokesperson of the Most-Híd party to lead an online department.24. May 2018, at 12:45

Zoltán Szalay

Lack of employees and too much bureaucracy worsen Slovakia’s competitiveness

The country ranks worst in the Visegrad Group region.24. May 2018, at 12:40


State will invest in new howitzers

The planned purchase worth €175 million is the first replacement of non-Soviet technology.24. May 2018, at 12:37

Zuzana howitzer

Slovakia to mark the centenary of its independence with one-off state holiday

The business sector opposes another state holiday; it would rather see a reduction of state and public holidays in Slovakia24. May 2018, at 12:33

Slam poetry honours For Decent Slovakia initiative

The third edition of the Clash of Languages will combine German, English and Slovak languages in a unique effort to support the civil initiative.23. May 2018, at 22:48

Clash of Languages, Slam Poetry Event

Minister Saková to announce police personnel changes next week

Potential candidates for the interim post of minister include a scandal-tainted police attaché in Croatia, rumours claim.23. May 2018, at 22:40

Interior Minister Denisa Saková

Planes will steal the sky above Dubová

Visitors should expect a colourful programme full of acrobatic demonstrations and tourist flights at the airport in Dubová, close to Bratislava.23. May 2018, at 22:30

RTVS reporters failed to agree with management again

The broadcaster’s management accepted only one of seven requests made by the trade unions. The negotiations are expected to continue.23. May 2018, at 22:22

The management of RTVS

Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between May 25 and June 3, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.23. May 2018, at 21:50

Last Week in Slovakia: Police seized Kuciak's colleague's phoneAudio

Listen to all the headlines from The Slovak Spectator's news podcast.23. May 2018, at 21:08

The site of the murder in Veľká Mača

Levoča will have a new information centre

The highly visited Basilica of St James in Levoča, containing the tallest Gothic wooden altar in the world, will open a tourist information centre at the entrance to the tower.23. May 2018, at 14:09

Tower of St James’ Basilica in Levoča

Slovak woman receives St Rita international award

A mother of five from Košice, founder of the Maják (Lighthouse) association to help families in emergency situations, receives award in a pilgrimage town in Italy.23. May 2018, at 14:05

The relic of St Rita of Cascia, the patorn-saint in hard situations, was boroght to the St rita Church in Košice; it is held by the minister general of the Augustinian order, Juraj Pigula.

Kažimír: We are in the finals in the fight for a fifth carmaker

As for the rumour of a fifth carmaker coming to Slovakia, the finance minister hints that it is a brand locals already know.23. May 2018, at 13:58

One of three existing Slovak carmakers...

Number of foreigners in Slovakia increasing slower than in other EU states

Slovakia needs migrants, especially in the labour market, migration organisation points out.23. May 2018, at 13:54

Illustrative stock photo

Do you know what “parta” is?Video

The Party in 21st Century introduced Slovak wedding decorations.22. May 2018, at 23:21

Illustrative stock photo

Slovaks throw away more than 100 kg of food

One way to stop this trend is to change shopping behaviours.22. May 2018, at 23:15

Russia is no threat for the intelligence service

The Slovak Information Service was vague once again this year, failing to mention several important events.22. May 2018, at 23:11

SIS head Anton Šafárik

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.22. May 2018, at 22:58

Slovak Ice-hockey Association head, Martin Kohút

Over 12 percent of Slovaks threatened by poverty in 2017

The EU statistics evaluated the income and living conditions of member states, including Slovakia.22. May 2018, at 22:43

Poverty, illustrative stock photo

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