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Slovaks stole luxury champagne worth hundreds of thousands euros

The police operation was carried out in cooperation with the Bratislava-based branch of Interpol.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Nov 2018, at 23:11

El País: Female professor openly fights high gender pay gap in Slovakia

The major Spanish daily portrays Slovakia as one of the EU countries with the highest level of gender inequality through the story of Svetlana Fialová.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Nov 2018, at 13:18

Pulitzer prize winning journalist: Public lecture in Bratislava and Košice

Ian Johnson will talk in Slovakia about the ideas, faiths, and values that underpin China's rise. Register now for the lecture for free.12. Nov 2018, at 11:07

A 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure outside the National Convention Center, the venue which held the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing.

Migration compact: Will Slovakia stay out?

The ruling coalition is divided over the UN document on migration. The Foreign Minister clashed with the SNS, who want to follow the example of Austria and Hungary.Nina Francelová, 9. Nov 2018, at 7:20

Minister Miroslav Lajčák

Slovakia does not have to compensate the Union private health insurer

The German Supreme Court dismissed the original arbitration decision against Slovakia concerning the ban on health-insurance companies’ profits.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Nov 2018, at 22:06

Slovakia should prepare for hard Brexit

Hard Brexit will be a worse scenario for Slovakia, but the country will be able to cope with it, Slovak PM said.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Nov 2018, at 14:09

Slovak PM Peter Pellegrini met with European Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier in Bratislava.

Šefčovič will not run for the top EC post

European Socialists chose Hollander Frans Timmermans as their candidate.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Nov 2018, at 13:48

Maroš Šefčovič

Children in Kenya celebrate Czechoslovakia’s centenaryVideo

They sang both national anthems and folk songs.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Nov 2018, at 14:02

Slovak cabinet will not stop sale of arms to Saudis unless Europe does

The Foreign Affairs Ministry has failed to publish on its website any official statement concerning the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Nov 2018, at 13:31

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Refugees need a chance to become real neighbours

A programme helps people who fled persecution at home find a safe haven in European and North American cities.Radka Minarechová, 2. Nov 2018, at 9:40

Fico visits Cuba with head of parliamentary committee

Amid celebrations of the centenary of the first Czechoslovak Republic, their visit almost went unnoticed by official institutions.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Oct 2018, at 22:24

Ex-PM and Smer chairman Robert Fico (2L, standing) and Smer MP Ľuboš Blaha (3L, 2L in hind row) in parliament.

Alumni of CEU about its ousting: It was a matter of time

Hungarian government approved the law that limits the functioning of foreign universities that do not have home campus in Hungary in April 2017. CEU considering leaving the country.Nina Francelová, 31. Oct 2018, at 16:24

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The Kremlin is seen behind the feminist video

Viral video from subway has a suspicious source.Monika Bartošová31. Oct 2018, at 13:37

Has feminism exceeded the limit of common sense? This is also the way how you can read the video that Russia has launched.

Czech politician warns against non-existent disease

Tens of thousands of people have seen Tomio Okamura's fake news video.Marcela Rebrová30. Oct 2018, at 7:48

Tomio Okamura

Slovakia to temporarily take 250 refugees

They will stay in the country only until they leave for their target destination.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Oct 2018, at 7:29

RSF call on Slovak authorities to investigate harassment in Kuciak murder case

The international journalists’ organisation claims that a “predator’s shadow” hangs over Kuciak's murder.Compiled by Spectator staff, 29. Oct 2018, at 14:08

Marian Kočner

Macron to Slovaks: Use every opportunity to take part in the European dialogue

The French president visited Slovakia on October 26, repeatedly refused division of Europe into east and west, old and new.Compiled by Spectator staff, 26. Oct 2018, at 18:06

Macron: When the EU distributes money, nobody shouts it is dirty money

Europe is based on common values, said the French president; member states accept money but sometimes start resisting the need to implement European values.Matus Krcmarik26. Oct 2018, at 12:35

Emmanuel Macron

IPI will demand justice in the murder of Kuciak

The organisation will also carry out a solidarity visit to the memorial for Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová in Bratislava and meet with representatives of the Slovak media community.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Oct 2018, at 13:44

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French President Macron visiting Slovakia on Friday

Prepare for the traffic limitations.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Oct 2018, at 13:34

French President Emmanuele Macron