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Follow a bandit’s trail and enjoy the view over the Low Tatras

The gorge resembles Slovenský Raj in miniature.23. Feb 2020, at 9:10


Invest in Slovakia: Government policy & Legislation

Practical information from Investment Advisory Guide23. Feb 2020, at 8:15

He immigrated to the US, captured in the iconic photo of the Iwo Jima battle

Michael Strank did not live to see the capturing of the island.23. Feb 2020, at 6:50

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Oldest bat discovered in Slovakia

Environmentalists put a circle on it 26 years ago.22. Feb 2020, at 8:35


Two years after the murders: We should never forget Ján and Martina

Slovakia commemorated the murders of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová. The organisers called on people to attend elections.21. Feb 2020, at 19:55

Freedom Square in Bratislava on February 21, 2020.

Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová remembered by diplomatic community

The investigative journalist and his fiancée were murdered two years ago, on February 21.21. Feb 2020, at 11:34

The diplomatic community lights candles in memory of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová near the Visitation of Virgin Mary Church on SNP Square.

Slovak hockey player in Boston receives recognition for his work

He received special tailor-made golden gloves and the mayor of the city gave him a street sign bearing his name.21. Feb 2020, at 9:15

The blockade of the special session is over. MPs discussed 13th month pensions only

The two previous attempts to discuss the proposals were marred by opposition MPs blocking the desk.21. Feb 2020, at 0:06

A special parliamentary session on February 20, 2020.

Economic growth prevents higher unemployment figures

Unemployment went up slightly in January, stopping at 4.98 percent.20. Feb 2020, at 23:58

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Will protection of the Morské Oko nature reserve be reduced?

Activists from VLK have handed 62,000 protest signatures to the Environment Ministry.20. Feb 2020, at 23:45

Morské oko in the Vihorlat Mountains, eastern Slovakia.

Thousands of people in Slovakia live close to landfills

Several waste dumps do not meet technical norms, recent study suggests.20. Feb 2020, at 14:09

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Several events will commemorate two years since the murders of Kuciak and Kušnírová

The gatherings organised by For a Decent Slovakia will be held in more than 50 places.20. Feb 2020, at 14:06

A chief editor quits over Pellegrini’s intervention in a to-be-published interview

Plus 7 Dní weekly reporter asked the prime minister a sensitive personal question.19. Feb 2020, at 22:11

Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer).

A letter from Kuciak’s family encouraged Kövesi to run for EU’s top prosecutor

Independence is key in the anti-corruption battle, Kövesi said.19. Feb 2020, at 21:48

The EU's top prosecutor Laura Codruţu Kövesi meets President Zuzana Čaputová in Bratislava on February 18, 2020.

OSCE observers arrive to oversee 2020 elections

Attention to be paid to election legislation and media independence.19. Feb 2020, at 21:43

OSCE experts meet Slovak Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajčák in Bratislava on February 19, 2020.

Cabinet green-lights over €5-million investment aid for production of e-car components

Volkswagen's plant in Martin will manufacture differential gears for electric cars.19. Feb 2020, at 19:55

Illegal buildings at the Domaša dam are being removed

There are about 300 illegal constructions around the water dam.19. Feb 2020, at 14:07


Slovak company won NATO tender

The order is worth €5.5 million without VAT.19. Feb 2020, at 13:59

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Memorial dedicated to Kuciak, Kušnírová and Caruana Galizia decorates European Parliament

The EU authorities will do their utmost to see those responsible for the murders brought to justice.19. Feb 2020, at 13:56

Unveiling of Immortal Truth

Constitutional Court judge Mamojka reportedly lied about contact with Kočner

The Constitutional Court president will decide on what to do next after February 20.18. Feb 2020, at 22:11

Smer MP Mojmír Mamojka