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Quote of the Week:


"Something is rotten in the parliament of Slovakia."


Pavol Minárik, the deputy chairman of the Chirstian Democratic Movement, commenting on the irony that, despite passing a series of useful laws in the 2002-2006 election term, parliament has lost people's trust due to, among other reasons, various corruption scandals.


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Third anti-corruption march drew thousands Photo

The only demand that has been met to date is the abrogation of Vladimír Mečiar’s amnesties by parliament.

The anti-corruption march

Ballet legend Sergei Polunin will be guest of SND

The world-renowned personality of contemporary ballet will present two choreographies at the Slovak National Theatre in September.

Sergei Polunin

Voters don’t understand self-governing regions

Rules for regional elections change, which may bring some surprising victories.

One of the biggest fights is expected in Banská Bystrica Region.

Blog: In Slovakia, tradition is key

The year round, the calendar is filled to the brim with traditional habits, happenings that seem to go back centuries.

Traditional "vinobranie" event in Pezinok.