Quote of the week

“The fine is ridiculous. It gives guidance on how to beat up anyone you dislike [… for] only €40.”

“The fine is ridiculous. It gives guidance on how to beat up anyone you dislike [… for] only €40.”

Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) MP Daniel Krajcer comments on the fine handed to historian Drahoslav Machala for assaulting writer Tomáš Janovic and his wife back in April.

Top stories

News digest: Obligatory state quarantine to be discussed again

Slovak parliament rejected European report on sexual health. IKEA fined for harming the environment. Crisis staff addresses Delta variant.


6 h
Sommelier Rastislav Šuták loves Blaufränkish produced in Rača, Bratislava.

Parched? Sommelier proposes four remarkable Slovak wines

Experienced sommelier Rastislav Šuták on the future of wine-making, cheap wine, and what wines to drink this summer.


11 h
A number of projects are under construction in the capital.

Bratislava property prices soar amid pandemic

Apartment construction lagging demand as more people move to capital.


16 h