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Thousands Flood Streets of Bratislava to Protest against Corruption

Bratislav, April 18 (TASR) - Thousands of people converged on Bratislava Old Town on Tuesday for a march against corruption, expressing their dissatisfaction with what they see as one corruption scandal after another, with the perpetrators always evading punishment.

Dissatisfied Taxi Drivers Envisage More Protests Unless Authorities Act

Bratislava, April 11 (TASR) - If the authorities don't take action, the number of protests by taxi drivers in Bratislava will increase and a...

Demonstrators Block Road to Poland to Make Case for Motorway

Protesters blocked the I/11 road between Zilina and the border with Poland on Tuesday in a second protest demanding the speedy completion of the D3 motorway, TASR learnt later in the day.

Doctors Bemoan Unintentional Debts in Social Contributions

The Slovak Medical Chamber (SLK) on Thursday expressed its displeasure at the fact that hundreds of doctors practising medicine at their own surgeries have been asked to make up a shortfall in sickness and old-age contributions to social insurer Socialna poistovna (SP), TASR learnt on the same day.

Greenpeace Activists Climb SNP Bridge to Unveil Anti-TTIP Banner

Bratislava, September 23 (TASR) – Ten Greenpeace activists from Slovakia, Austria and Croatia climbed up to the UFO restaurant on top of the SNP...

Hundreds of VW Employees Protest in Front of Bratislava Factory

Bratislava, September 13 (TASR) – Hundreds of members of the staff from Volkswagen Slovakia joined a protest in front of the factory in Bratislava...

Trade Unions at VW to Stage Protest against Discrimination

Bratislava, September 12 (TASR) – The trade unions at the Volkswagen plant in Bratislava are planning to stage a protest on Tuesday at 1...

Dissatisfied Teachers Call Again on Cabinet to Fulfill Their Demands

Bratislava, September 2 (TASR) - The Initiative of Slovak Teachers (ISU) on Friday sent once again a call to the Government to fulfil the...

500 People Attend Tenth Weekly Bonaparte Protest

Bratislava, August 22 (TASR) - Around 500 people gathered for the tenth weekly protest staged in front of Prime Minister Robert Fico's private flat...

Bonaparte Complex Protest without Active Participation of Politicians

Bratislava, August 8 (TASR) - None of the Opposition politicians actively took part in Monday's eighth protest in front of Prime Minister Robert Fico's...

Protesters on SNP Square Again Call for Kalinak to Resign

Bratislava, June 27 (TASR) - Around 2,000 people gathered at SNP Square in Bratislava on Monday to call on Interior Minister Robert Kalinak to...

Plavcan: I Respect Everyone’s Right to Express Their Opinion

"I fully respect everyone's right to express their opinion. However, it's important to say that everyone expressing their opinion is responsible for the school reform's future," Education, Science, Research and Sport Minister Peter Plavcan (SNS nominee) said Tuesday.

Nurses Disappointed at Not Being Allowed to Address House

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) - The Nurse and Midwives Labour Union (OZSaPA) along with Slovak Nurse and Midwives Chamber (SaPA) voiced their disappointment that their representatives were denied the opportunity to address Parliament during the extraordinary session on education and health care crisis, TASR learnt on Thursday.

Teachers Rally in Banska Bystrica, Receive Endorsement from Handzus

Banska Bystrica's SNP Square brimmed with teachers on Friday afternoon, with some 600-plus educators taking to the streets to shore up the calls of hundreds of teachers currently on strike for increased funding for the sector and a rise to what they see as their incommensurate salaries, TASR learnt on Friday.

Dissatisfied Teachers Vow Not to Bow, Urge Government to Act

Teachers who've come to Bratislava to express their discontent on Monday expect the Government to do its utmost to see the strike that began on Monday to end post-haste, TASR learnt on Monday.

Teachers from All over Slovakia Hold Protest in Bratislava

Bratislava, January 25 (TASR) - An estimated number of more than 2,000 teachers from all over Slovakia came to Bratislava on Monday to express their disagreement with what they see as the long-term ignoring of their demands.