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Quotes of the Week


"The last one to arrive will probably be Ali Baba. He will come to his own people - the thieves of the ruling coalition."

Milan Kňažko, a deputy for the SDK opposition party, predicting who would be the final international guest invited to the ruling HZDS party's campaign.




"Whoever doesn't want to work shouldn't be allowed to eat."

Viťazoslav Móric, vice chairman of the far-right SNS party.




"We will win."

Premier and HZDS leader Vladimír Mečiar.




"We will win."

SDK leader Mikuláš Dzurinda.


Top stories

EU roaming fees to end on June 15 – in theory

Slovak customers still waiting to find out how mobile operators will implement change.

Archaeologist pieces together early history of what is now western Slovakia Photo

For an archaeologist, the most important thing is his most recent rare discovery, says Július Vavák.

Students visited Svätý Jur as part of their European Wanderer project

How to sell Slovak books to English readers

Slovak literature makes it to the big bookstores of London, but it is unlikely to become a bestseller yet.

On Wednesday, Slovak literature will be presented in one of the biggest bookstores in London. Among the new books translated into English is also the anthology of current Slovak prose selected and translated by Magdalena Mullek and Júlia Sherwood.

General Prosecutor filed a motion for the dissolution of ĽSNS

The Slovak Supreme Court received a motion to dissolve the extreme right ĽSNS party founded and led by Marian Kotleba.

Jaromír Čižnár