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Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:47:20 +0200
Popular “cycling-buses” operate in the Žilina region
There are three destinations from which to choose.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:43:26 +0200
Political crisis, institutional independence and fake news: the biggest challenges of Slovak journalism
Trust in the media slightly increased following the murder of journalist but it may not last.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:55:49 +0200
Oncology register will get an update after 10 years
Screening, prevention and registering of incidences can help reduce risk of cancer – which is supposed to become the most frequent cause of death in a few years. HPV vaccination to be introduced has provoked protest emails.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:20:11 +0200
Measles continue spreading in the east
From the original source of infection, the village of Drahňov, the infected who violated quarantine rules have spread measles to other places. Six cases also involve medical staffers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:14:25 +0200
Analyst sees an end in unemployment rate decline
The decline was slowest in five years in May, with analyst suggesting that cyclical recovery is coming to an end.

Slovakia News

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 06:50:02 +0000
Commemorative event to honor Anthropoid paratroopers
A commemorative ceremony is set to take place at the Church of Cyril and Methodius in Prague on Monday to commemorate the brave act of resistance of Czechoslovak paratroopers who assassinated Acting Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich in 1942. Jozef Ga...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 14:20:02 +0000
Ballet dancer Darja Klimentová among recipients of this year’s Trebbia award
The Trebbia foundation for artists and art benefactors will hand out its annual awards at a ceremony in the Spanish Hall of Prague Castle on Sunday evening. The prize for lifetime achievement will go to Czech opera singer Eva Randová. Slovak photog...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 12:20:02 +0000
Memorial marking post-war massacre of Germans unveiled near Přerov
A new memorial marking a postwar massacre of Carpathian Germans will be unveiled on Sunday afternoon on the Švédské šance hill near the Moravian town of Přerov. Shortly after the end of WWII, in June 1945, Czechoslovak soldiers shot more than 2...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 08:50:01 +0000
French president, Czech PM to mark Czech Armed Forces Memorial Day in Darney
French President Emmanuel Macron, along with Czech and Slovak prime ministers Andrej Babiš and Petr Pellegrini, will attend a ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Czechoslovak armed forces, the French weekly Vosges matin wro...

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:20:02 +0000
Babiš sues Slovakia over his listing as communist-era secret police agent
Czech Prime Minister-designate Andrej Babiš (ANO) has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Slovakia at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, in the latest chapter of a long-running dispute over whether he was falsely listed as an agent of ...

Slovakia Spectator

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:47:20 +0200
Popular “cycling-buses” operate in the Žilina region
There are three destinations from which to choose.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:43:26 +0200
Political crisis, institutional independence and fake news: the biggest challenges of Slovak journalism
Trust in the media slightly increased following the murder of journalist but it may not last.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:55:49 +0200
Oncology register will get an update after 10 years
Screening, prevention and registering of incidences can help reduce risk of cancer – which is supposed to become the most frequent cause of death in a few years. HPV vaccination to be introduced has provoked protest emails.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:20:11 +0200
Measles continue spreading in the east
From the original source of infection, the village of Drahňov, the infected who violated quarantine rules have spread measles to other places. Six cases also involve medical staffers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:14:25 +0200
Analyst sees an end in unemployment rate decline
The decline was slowest in five years in May, with analyst suggesting that cyclical recovery is coming to an end.

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