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Danko and Vondracek Met Pope, Invited Him For Joint Visit to SR and CR

Vatican City, March 22 (TASR-correspondent) - Parliamentary Chair Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) and Speaker of the Czech Chamber of Deputies Radek Vondracek have...
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Slovakia 24/7 – News in English

Bratislava, March 22 (TABLET.TV) - Watch our weekly news Slovakia 24/7 with Juraj Simko, today featuring: -- Caputova and Sefcovic in 2nd Round of Presidential Election -- Charges...

OLaNO: PG Ciznar Should Suspend First Deputy PG Peter Sufliarsky

Bratislava, March 22 (TASR) - According to the opposition Ordinary People (OLaNO) party, Prosecutor-General Jaromir Ciznar should immediately suspend First Deputy Prosecutor-General Peter Sufliarsky...

Pellegrini Unpleasantly Surprised That Most-Hid Supports Caputova

Bratislava, March 22 (TASR) - Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer-SD) stated on Friday that he was unpleasantly surprised with the fact that Smer-SD's coalition...

Fico: Prosecutor Said That There’s No Recording of Call Between Me and Vadala

Bratislava, March 20 (TASR) - Chairman of the senior governing Smer-SD party Robert Fico told a press conference on Wednesday that on the basis...

Remisova: Slovakia to Lose €81 mn That Might Have Helped Scientists

Slovakia will lose millions that could have been used by scientists and universities, opposition OLaNO party MP Veronika Remisova told a news conference on Wednesday, adding that Slovakia will lose €81 million due to failures in drawing EU funds.

If Elected President, Sefcovic Will Waive His Immunity

Bratislava, March 19 (TASR) - I'll waive my immunity, if I'm elected to be Slovak president, presidential candidate Maros Sefcovic told a press conference...

Sterling: USA Not Seeking Permanent Presence of Its Troops in Slovakia

The United States is not seeking to construct a US military base in Slovakia and is not negotiating the permanent presence of US troops in Slovakia, either, US Ambassador to Slovakia Adam Sterling has stressed in a video posted on a social network in connection with the proposed Defence Cooperation Agreement (DCA) between Slovakia and the USA.

Political Analyst: No Surprise in Presidential Election Results

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - No surprise took place in the first round of the 2019 presidential election, claimed political analyst Darina Malova on Sunday.

Profile of Presidential Candidate Maros Sefcovic

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - TASR is publishing the profile of Maros Sefcovic, the runner-up in the first round of 2019 presidential election. He will head to a runoff, scheduled for Saturday, March 30, to square off against first-round winner Zuzana Caputova.

Profile of Presidential Candidate Zuzana Caputova

Lawyer and civic activist Zuzana Caputova is running for the presidency as a candidate of the non-parliamentary Progressive Slovakia party. Her name is linked to a successful struggle against Pezinok landfill site (Bratislava region), in which she was actively involved for 14 years.

Presidential Bidder Caputova Won in 71 out of 79 Districts in Slovakia

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - The turnout in the first round of the presidential election in Slovakia on Saturday reached 48.74 percent, with the...

Official: Caputova and Sefcovic Advance to Presidential Election Run-off

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - Liberal candidate Zuzana Caputova and European Commission Vice-president Maros Sefcovic have made it into Slovakia's presidential election run-off scheduled...

Caputova and Sefcovic to Fight for Presidential Palace in Second Round

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - Zuzana Caputova is the winner of the first round of presidential election, TASR learnt on Sunday, with her rival...

Sefcovic Wants to Reach People in Second Round with Programme and Values

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - I want to emphasise my programme and traditional Christian values in the coming period, presidential candidate Maros Sefcovic said...

Caputova Is Pleased to Meet Sefcovic in Second Round of Presidential Election

Bratislava, March 17 (TASR) - Zuzana Caputova is pleased to meet Maros Sefcovic in the second round of the presidential election, TASR learnt on...

Presidential Election Ends on Most Locations in Slovakia

Bratislava, March 16 (TASR) - The polling stations for the first round of the presidential election in Slovakia closed at 10 p.m., with the...

First-time Voters in Liptovske Klacany “Educated” with Shot of Brandy

Liptovske Klacany, March 16 (TASR) - For years first-time voters in the village of Liptovske Klacany (Zilina region), pop. 400, have been "educated" in...

Pellegrini: Too Many People Running for President, More Respect Needed

Banska Bystrica/Bratislava, March 16 (TASR) - Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer-SD), who voted in the presidential election in his native city of Banska Bystrica...

President Kiska Hopes his Successor Will Continue Struggle for Decent Slovakia

Poprad, March 16 (TASR) - President Andrej Kiska hopes that his successor will continue the struggle for a decent and just Slovakia, TASR learnt on Saturday.