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Compulsory nursery school is a good idea, but not problem-free

In Slovakia, the number of children in pre-school education is much lower than the EU average.Nina Francelová, 14. Dec 2018, at 13:20

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A new hoax uses old video depicting an inspection by customs officers

The shot has nothing to do with refugees.Marcela Rebrová13. Dec 2018, at 23:43

The recording does not display an action against migrants, but comes from a totally different event.

Pellegrini: Slovakia will not oppose sanctions against Russia

The country supports the extension of sanctions due to the conflict in the Sea of Azov.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Dec 2018, at 23:19

PM Peter Pellegrini

Some provisions in the residence of foreigners and asylum laws unconstitutional

The Supreme Court, which challenged the provisions, acted based on a case from 2013.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Dec 2018, at 23:08

Constitutional Court in Košice

Police wanted to arrest Nitra-based businessman Bödör in connection to Kuciak’s murder

He learned of the plan and turned himself in to policeCompiled by Spectator staff, 13. Dec 2018, at 13:25

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Ďurkovič stays on team of Reporters

The reporter and the management of RTVS agreed there was no bullying or persecution at the workplace.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Dec 2018, at 13:19

Ladislav Ďurkovič

Russia expels Slovak military diplomat

He must leave the country within 48 hours.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Dec 2018, at 13:17

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Government has approved the purchase of F-16 jets

Fighter jets worth €1.6 billion are to be delivered by 2023.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Dec 2018, at 22:43

F-16 supersonic multirole fighter aircraft

Poll: Mistrík would win the presidential race

The AKO agency asked the respondents only about those who have announced their candidacy.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Dec 2018, at 22:37

Zuzana Čaputová runs for the president.

Slovaks trust the media information they receive

But they do not know who owns the media, as the recent Focus poll suggests.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Dec 2018, at 14:17

NAKA head will leave the police

Peter Hraško will officially leave the police corps at the end of the year.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Dec 2018, at 22:46

Peter Hraško

Slovakia slammed for extraditing Yandiev and Roma segregation

Amnesty International writes in its report on human rights.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Dec 2018, at 22:43

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Another investigative journalist leaves public TV broadcaster

Further conflicts have arisen after RTVS did not extend the contract of the reporter working on the investigative news programme Reportéri.Roman Cuprik, 11. Dec 2018, at 16:16

Ladislav Ďurkovič

Video about milk made from industrial oil is hoax

No, dairy companies do not make milk from oil.Marcela Rebrová11. Dec 2018, at 13:46

Dairy companies do not make milk from the oil.

Czech PM Babiš continues to be registered as communist-era secret agent

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg rejected his complaint.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Dec 2018, at 13:36

Czech PM Andrej Babiš.

President Kiska will not appeal in his land dispute case

He will claim damages from the person he bought the land from.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Dec 2018, at 6:30

President Andrej Kiska

MPs fail to freeze their salaries

As a result, they will see their income increase by about €1,000.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Dec 2018, at 6:21

Activists protest over violence against women

Every third woman in Slovakia experiences violence.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Dec 2018, at 5:58

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Penta wants investigators to destroy Gorilla recordings

But it is possible the police will not accede to this request.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Dec 2018, at 13:19

Jaroslav Haščák

Police end the investigation into the attack on Henry Acorda

The attacker, Juraj Hossu, could spend 12 years in prison.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Dec 2018, at 13:05