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Madaric: RTVS Caught in Crossfire; No Deal on RTVS Head Made Yet

Public-service Radio and Television Slovakia (RTVS) has been caught up in attacks coming from two sides, said Culture Minister Marek Madaric on Tuesday.

SaS Elects Three New Members of Republic Council

Levoca, March 18 (TASR) - The Opposition Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) party elected new members of the Republic Council as well as new representatives...

Poll: Smer Remains in Lead on 28 percent, SaS and SNS Follow

Had a general election taken place in the middle of March, it would have been won by the Smer-SD party on 28 percent of votes, TASR learnt from a poll by AKO agency, which released the results on Friday.

SaS and OLaNO Close to Reaching Cooperation Agreement for VUC Election

Bratislava, February 18 (TASR) - Opposition parties Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) and OLaNO-NOVA are in final stage of talks on mutual support for candidates in the upcoming regional election slated for autumn, TASR learnt on Saturday.

Median SK Poll: Smer Would Have Won Election on 29.5 percent of Votes

If a general election had been held in November, it would have been won by the governing coalition Smer-SD party with 29.5 percent of the votes, followed by Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) on 15 percent and the Slovak National Party (SNS) on 11 percent, according to a poll carried out by Median SK agency.

Danko: If There Is US-Russian Detente, EU Can’t Be Left Behind

Bratislava, November 9 (TASR) - Elections are to be respected, rather than commented on, so there's a need to recognise that the USA has...

Governing MPs Suggest Scraping Second Round of Regional Governor Election

Governing coalition MPs for Smer-SD and Most-Hid want a one-round election when selecting regional governors, TASR learnt on Monday.

U.S. Embassy: Oceans Mustn’t Stand in Way of Presidential Election Vote

Bratislava, October 4 (TASR) – American Ambassador to Slovakia Adam Sterling recently hosted a group of U.S. citizens and talked to them about the...

Danko: I’ll Wait for Court’s Decision on Constitutional Judges

Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) will not announce a new election of candidates for judges of the Constitutional Court as long as the Constitutional Court decides on complaints filed by rejected candidates, Danko told journalists on Monday.

Poll: Smer Would Have Won Election in June Ahead of SNS

Bratislava, June 22 (TASR) - Had a general election been held in mid-June, the governing-coalition Smer-SD party would have won on 26.4 percent, gaining...

Foreign Ministry: Greece Shouldn’t Interfere in Slovak Internal Affairs

Bratislava, March 11 (TASR) - Slovakia's Foreign and European Affairs Ministry sent a diplomatic message to Greek Ambassador to Slovakia Nicolas Panagiotis Plexidas on Thursday expressing concern and regret over what it called repeated efforts to influence internal political developments in Slovakia, the ministry's press department told TASR on Friday.

Prochazka Offers Resignation, Siet Leadership Rejects It

Bratislava, March 7 (TASR) - Siet chairman Radoslav Prochazka at a party leadership meeting on Monday proposed his resignation over the disappointing performance in...

Kollar: I Don’t Want to Get Smeared in Rightist Government

Bratislava, March 7 (TASR) - We Are Family - Boris Kollar party leader Boris Kollar doesn't want to get smeared with direct involvement in...

Smer-SD Won Election, Confirms State Commission for Elections

Bratislava, March 6 (TASR) - The State Commission for Elections and Control of Political Parties' Financing on Sunday confirmed the preliminary results of Saturday's general election. The official winner of the 2016 general election was Smer-SD on 28.28 percent of the votes, gaining 49 seats in Parliament.

Pellegrini: Smer Could Discuss Coalition with Five Parties

On RTVS's post-election chat show 'O 5 Minut 12' (5 Minutes to 12) on Sunday, where representatives of parties that got to the House met, Parliamentary Chairman Peter Pellegrini said that Smer as the election winner could discuss making up the next government with several parties.

All Polling Stations But One Now Closed

Bratislava, March 5 (TASR) - Almost all polling stations for the Parliamentary election on Saturday in Slovakia closed at 10 p.m. The only exception is at municipal hall in Chorvatsky Grob (Bratislava region), which will close at 10.15 p.m. as it was open on 7.15 a.m.

Fresh Newlyweds Vote during Wedding in Stary Smokovec

Stary Smokovec, March 5 (TASR) - In addition to pledging their love for each other, newly married couple Rusnakovci from Kosice cast their ballots for Saturday's general election in Stary Smokovec (Presov region) in the High Tatra Mountains.

Activists Distributing 100,000 Manuals for Undecided Voters

Bratislava, February 23 (TASR) - Activists from an initiative called 'There's Much to Play for' have launched a tour of Slovakia with around 100,000...

Poll: Smer-SD Would’ve Won Election on 35 percent If Held in February

Bratislava, February 19 (TASR) - Eight political parties would have made it into Parliament had an election been held between February 12-18, TASR learnt...

Danko: We’re Focused on Programme, Not Politicking

Bratislava, February 18 (TASR) - Most political parties spend considerable time explaining why they're willing or not willing to form a post-election government with Smer-SD. For the Slovak National Party, however, this is not an issue, says its leader Andrej Danko.