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Quotes of the Week

"I couldn't go because I had more important things to do. We were killing a pig."
Pensioner Mária Štulajterová from the village Čierny Balog, near Brezno, explaining why she did not vote in regional elections.


"I couldn't go because I had more important things to do. We were killing a pig."

Pensioner Mária Štulajterová from the village Čierny Balog, near Brezno, explaining why she did not vote in regional elections.




"Hypermarkets are only built in countries which are on their knees."

Head of the Slovak National Party (SNS) Anna Malíková responding to the growing number of hypermarkets being built.




"It's depressing."

Prime Minister Mikulas Dzurinda after meeting Bill Gates and discovering Gates' wife runs marathons faster than he does.


Top stories

Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska

Ryanair cancels some flights from and to Bratislava

The Irish low-cost airline publishes full list of cancellations

Irish budget airline Ryanair is believed to be cancelling up to 50 flights every day over the next six weeks because it "messed up" its pilots' holiday schedules.

No fees bring higher summer roaming

EU regulation raises the volume of roaming calls and data with Slovak mobile operators .

People should pay attention on used data abroad.

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

Nature Theatre of Oklahoma: Pursuit of Happiness