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Ano party wants Roma in kibbutzes

MINORTY experts have slammed the plans of the Ano ruling coalition party to aid the nation's Roma population by sending missionaries to 500 of the worst Roma ghettoes and building kibbutz-like communities.

Despite the fact the plight of the Roma is top of the agenda for both the government and European Union observers, the new Dzurinda cabinet has still not decided how to approach the issue, or even which cabinet members will be responsible for it.

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LGBTI people in the regions: We change people’s minds

Bratislava will dress up in rainbow colours this August again, for the seventh time. This will be for the Bratislava Dúhový Pride diversity festival. But the colours of the rainbow are less bright in the regions,…

Slovakia’s LGBTI community seeks to expand their rights.

Things that make us different also make us stronger

On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.

The rainbow flag flew over the US Embassy in Bratislava in 2016.

Blog: 5 things you should do on your visit to the north of Slovakia Photo

Here is a list of tips by an experienced tour guide - including things you have probably not tried before.

Bratislava growing high Photo

High-rise buildings sprouting up in Bratislava

Visualisation of the future skyline of Bratislava