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We want foreigners to integrate but we do everything to see them fail

If foreigners feel left out, it will become more and more complicated for them in the future but also for common coexistence, researcher says.Nina Francelová, 6. Nov 2018, at 17:05

Elena Gallová Kriglerová

Kuciak receives press freedom prize in memoriam in Berlin

Murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was also awarded.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Nov 2018, at 13:49

l-r: Jozef Kuciak, Matthew Caruana Galizia and Corinne Vella

Trees in the Low Tatras felled without permission

The Environment Ministry wants to toughen up conditions to prevent similar situations.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Nov 2018, at 4:54

Illustrative Stock Photo

Police fail to deal with information leaks in Kuciak case

Investigators agree that the leaks can be dangerous.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Nov 2018, at 13:49

Police carried out an operation in Kolárovo (Nitra Region).

The murder of Filipino expat Henry Acorda has not made Bratislava a less safe city

Incumbent Bratislava Mayor Ivo Nesrovnal running for re-election does not agree with the opinion that some parts of Bratislava are turning into no-go zones.Jana Liptáková, 2. Nov 2018, at 14:53

Ivo Nesrovnal

Man who bashed ex-girlfriend’s head fined with €1,500

Prosecutor agreed with the fine for the man who broke the nose of his ex-girlfriend.Roman Cuprik, 2. Nov 2018, at 10:36

Edina Váradyová was attacked by ex-boyfriend.

Czechoslovakia was progressive about women's voting rights

But first Slovak feminist Hana Gregorová described the establishment of Czechoslovakia as an act from which women were expelled.Nina Francelová, 2. Nov 2018, at 8:40

Karol Ľudovít Libay: Dve ženy (Two Women)

Trading votes for permanent residence - election corruption á la Slovakia

Votes have been traded for a variety of things, including ski lift-passes.Lucia Krbatová1. Nov 2018, at 8:38

Some corruption was evident in the 2014 municipal election. Illustrative stock photo

Strong winds uproot thousands of trees in northern SlovakiaPhoto

Apart from the Tatras, the Orava area and Popspády in eastern Slovakia have also been afflicted.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Oct 2018, at 22:39

Strong winds knocked down thousands of trees in the Tatras and northern Slovakia at the end of October 2018.

NAKA to examine Tiso feature on new RTVS show

The elite police unit will scrutinise the criticised trailer promoting RTVS' The Greatest Slovak programme.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Oct 2018, at 22:33

The Greatest Slovak is presented (L-R) by RTVS head Jaroslav Rezník, TV programme director Marek Ťapák and the show´s director Peter Núñez, October 23.

Slovaks celebrated the centenary of the Declaration of Slovak Nation – with CzechsPhoto

“There are no nations in the world closer than Czechs and Slovaks,” the Czech President said on this occasion.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Oct 2018, at 13:24

Slovak (2nd L) President Andrej Kiska and his Czech counterpart (R) lay wreaths in Martin, October 30.

100 year-old Slovak still considers Czechoslovakia her homeland

Anna Šestáková's story is a living document of the former Czechoslovak Republic.Boris Vanya30. Oct 2018, at 9:09

Anna Šestáková

A small piece of the Bulgarian Rose Valley comes to SlovakiaPhoto

The country received 100 roses to mark this year's important anniversaries.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Oct 2018, at 7:57

A rose planted in the Presidential Palace's garden.

The people charged with Kuciak’s murder reportedly bought weapons in HungaryPhoto

Two Hungarians had been detained and interrogated for several hours, but because the police classified them as witnesses, they were eventually released.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Oct 2018, at 7:23

Police carried out an operation in Kolárovo (Nitra Region).

Moving the Foreigners' Police to Vajnory is an improvement

But more can be done for foreigners, says Vajnory Mayor and candidate for the mayor of the capital, Jan Mrva.Jana Liptáková, 29. Oct 2018, at 17:04

Ján Mrva

Accused in Kuciak case says Lipšic may also have been a target

Special Prosecutor’s Office prosecutor also mentioned.Compiled by Spectator staff, 29. Oct 2018, at 13:58

Lawyer and ex-politician Daniel Lipšic

Judge in Kiska land dispute said if he was president, he would resign

President cites bias and hatred from the judge, who has had problems with the law in the past and planned to quit the judiciary.Compiled by Spectator staff, 29. Oct 2018, at 13:49

Judge Miroslav Radačovský gave interviews after the disputed verdict on October 26.

Štefánik co-founded Czechoslovakia but did not live to see it thrivePhoto

Milan Rastislav Štefánik became a symbol of Slovakia’s patriotism. But is this picture realistic?Radka Minarechová, 26. Oct 2018, at 7:00

Milan Rastislav Štefánik

RTVS will no longer broadcast a trailer featuring the controversial President Tiso

The broadcaster was saddened by the criticism from several personalities and journalists.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Oct 2018, at 23:54

RTVS head, Jaroslav Rezník, also defended Tiso at the press conference.

Ex-culture minister Maďarič leaves Smer

He does not want to be in a coalition where a politician supporting the politics of Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán has the main word.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Oct 2018, at 23:37

Marek Maďaric