NEWS BRIEFS

Mikloš attacks Fico for HZDS sympathies

DEPUTY PM Ivan Mikloš has called MP Robert Fico, whose Smer party is second in the polls, a "trojan horse" for business interests close to the opposition HZDS party of former PM Vladimír Mečiar, referring to the similarity of criticism of the recent sale of stakes in state distributors by Smer and HZDS politicians.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

Illustrative stock photo

More aggressive COVID strain probably dominant in Slovakia. It is not necessarily bad news

Virologists report they have found that the B.1.1.7 strain, first detected in the UK, is dominant in the samples from Trenčín.

19 h
Illustrative stock photo

News digest: Slovakia will receive more than 4 million vaccines

Schools will continue with distance education. Curfew will be applied on January 25 and 26 too.

18 h
Gabriel Šípoš

I receive more hate mail than I used to, says outgoing transparency watchdog director

Gabriel Šípoš leaves Transparency International Slovakia after 11 years. Slovakia has gone a long way in transparency, he says.

21 h