Hrnciar to Resign as Martin Mayor, But Not Yet

Parliamentary Vice-chair Andrej Hrnciar (Siet/Network) has told TASR that he'll resign from the post of mayor of Martin (Zilina region), adding that he'll do so only after the town manages to bring itself out of forced administration, however.

Drucker: I Dare to Change Health-care Sector

New Health Minister Tomas Drucker (a Smer-SD nominee), who's been serving in the post for 18 days, said on TA3's show 'V Politike' (In Politics) on Sunday that he dares to change the health-care sector and believes that there is room to take key systemic steps.

Lajcak: Resolution of Migration Crisis Is Reaching Brand New Stage

Measures to halt migration flows approved by the European Union in mid-March have started working, said Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak (a Smer-SD nominee) following his return from visits to Greece and Turkey, the ministry's communications department told TASR on Sunday.

Bears Attempt to Break into Houses in High Tatras

Bratislava, April 8 (TASR) - Vysoke Tatry (High Tatras) town council on Friday declared a state of emergency due to the frequent appearance of...

Brecely Sacks NDS Director Gajdos: “He’s Lost My Trust”

Bratislava, April 8 (TASR) - New Transport, Construction and Regional Development Minister Roman Brecely (Siet/Network) on Friday dismissed National Highway Company (NDS) director Milan...

Poll: Smer Would’ve Won Election, Siet Outside Parliament

Bratislava, April 8 (TASR) - Had a general election been held in between April 4-7, Smer-SD would have won on 28.8 percent compared to...

SaS Calls on Finance Minister Kazimir to Dismiss FS Head Imrecze

Opposition Freedom and Solidarity Party (SaS) is calling on Finance Minister Peter Kazimir (Smer-SD) to dismiss Frantisek Imrecze from the post of Financial Administration (FS) President, TASR learnt from SaS leader Richard Sulik on Friday.

Paska: EC Poised to Strip EU Members of Their Sovereignty

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - The motions of the European Commission (EC) aimed to tackle the migration crisis are not anchored in reality and have already been rejected by the public and a number of EU member states, Slovak National Party (SNS) first vice-chairman Jaroslav Paska said on Thursday.

Record Attendance at 69th National Devin-Bratislava Run on Sunday

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - A record number of runners is expected on Sunday at the 69th National Devin-Bratislava Run, which is Slovakia's oldest...

Babitzova Resigns as Sanca Chair over Election Result

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - Eva Babitzova has resigned as Sanca (Chance) chair following the party's disappointing result in the general election in March...