African Swine Fever Spreading in Eastern Slovakia, Dozen Cases Reported

Trebisov, August 16 (TASR) - New sources of infection with African swine fever were reported in Trebisov district (Kosice region) on Friday, meaning that...

PS, Together, KDH and For the People Want to Replace ‘Kocner’s Generation’

Progressive Slovakia (PS), Together, the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH) and the emerging For the People party on Friday signed a joint declaration in which they committed themselves to doing their utmost to cut ties between the police, prosecutors, the judiciary and people connected to criminal networks.

Drucker Begins Collecting Signatures for Registration of New Party

Bratislava, August 14 (TASR) - Former health and interior minister Tomas Drucker (who acted in both posts as a Smer-SD nominee) on Wednesday announced...

Alena Zs. and Co. Charged with Planning Murders of Prosecutors and Lipsic

An investigator of the Interior Ministry's Inspection Service Office has pressed charges against Alena Zs., Tomas Sz., Miroslav M. and Zoltan A. for planning the murders of two prosecutors and a lawyer, the Interior Ministry's press department told TASR on Wednesday, specifying that the prosecutors in question are Peter Sufliarsky and Maros Zilinka, while the lawyer is Daniel Lipsic.

New Flagpole Erected in Front of Parliament Building

Bratislava, August 14 (TASR) - A 30-metre flagpole was erected in front of the parliament building on Wednesday morning, TASR has learnt from head...

President: My Stance to China Unchangeable, but I Respect Danko’s Invitation

Bratislava, August 13 (TASR) - The position in which I criticised China for not respecting human rights was fully in line with the EU...

Pellegrini Doesn’t Want Gaspar on Smer-SD’s Slate for General Election

Prime Minister and Smer-SD vice-chairman Peter Pellegrini claims that the issue of his status within the party is being discussed and that points of intersection are being sought.

Kalavska and Pellegrini Launch Demolition Work in Razsochy

Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer-SD) and Health Minister Andrea Kalavska (a Smer-SD nominee) launched demolition work on the bare frame of the unfinished hospital building in Bratislava-Razsochy on Tuesday.

First Case of ASFV Diagnosed in Wild Boar in Slovakia

Trebisov, August 12 (TASR) - African swine fever virus (ASFV) in Slovakia has also been diagnosed in a wild boar, with the site being...

Truban: We Don’t Want to Staff State Firms with Own People, But Experts

The Progressive Slovakia (PS) and Together parties want to bring about a change in the political culture and professionalism, leader of the two parties Michal Truban has told TASR in an interview, adding that the parties don't want to staff state-run companies with their "own people" but with high-quality experts who will work on change.