Quote of the week

“We don’t want to respond, and please, do not respond in any way; you can get out of it [by saying] you are on sick leave or holiday.”

“We don’t want to respond, and please, do not respond in any way; you can get out of it [by saying] you are on sick leave or holiday.”

The Prešov hospital director Radoslav Čuha explains to the hospital’s spokesperson how to avoid
responding to journalists in an email which he accidentally sent to a TV Markíza news reporter.

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News digest: Slovakia has passed the peak of the second wave, health minister says

Polish doctors will help take swabs in Slovakia this weekend. People who have had COVID can just show their positive test result.

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Rapid testing in Košice

Nationwide COVID-19 testing – and criticism – starts again

Longer ‘screening’ different to October operation.

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Ján Sýkora is an easy-going ice-hockey player who has got a great sense of humour.

Fashion brands mean nothing to me. Professional hockey player about his life in central Slovakia

In an entertaining interview, the down-to-earth ice hockey player, Ján Sýkora, talks about being a busy bee with a poor memory.

21. jan

Old-age pension scheme gains three new features

Brand new parental bonus raises concerns.

21. jan