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“I do not watch RTVS broadcasts. I turned to parliament’s culture and media committee only because I care about efficient use of money by the state.”

“I do not watch RTVS broadcasts. I turned to parliament’s culture and media committee only because I care about efficient use of money by the state.”

Peter Lisý, a Slovak living abroad, who filed a complaint that could lead parliament to dismiss Miloslava Zemková as the head of RTVS, Slovakia’s public-service radio and TV broadcaster.

Top stories

Marking Maria Theresa Photo

Exhibitions, conferences, coronation festivities and more.

Schloss Hof holds the Alliances and Enmities exhibition.

‘Government seems to control parliament, not vice versa’

Jana Dubovcová talks about her performance as ombudswoman, and the topics that remain for her successor.

Jana Dubovcová leaves the ombudswoman post after five years.

Hostages to fortune

Britain will trigger Article 50 to leave the EU on 29 March. She and her EU partners could, and should, guarantee the rights of their citizens living abroad. That they have not is a disgrace.

Theresa May announced Brexit will start on March 29.

Actor to politicians: You are playing a terrible theatre

One of the main characters in the movie Únos, about Slovak politicians and the mafia in the 90’s has a message for politicians.

Maroš Kramár