Parliament Approves Ban on Selected Plastic Disposable Products

Bratislava, November 27 (TASR) - Parliament on Wednesday approved the Environment Ministry's amendment to the law on waste that aims to ensure that certain...

Minister Gajdos Introduces Four Recent Veterans to Ministry’s Hall of Fame

Defence Minister Peter Gajdos (Slovak National Party/SNS) introduced four recent veterans - corporal Milan Tomlak, lieutenant colonel Stefan Rigas, sergeant Marian Valach and a member of the Fifth Special Task Regiment - to the Defence Ministry's Hall of Fame on Tuesday.

House Overrides Caputova’s Veto and Extends Moratorium

Bratislava, November 26 (TASR) - The ban on publishing polls before elections will be extended from the current 14 days to 50, as Parliament overrode the veto by President Zuzana Caputova and passed the bill the second time on Tuesday.

Jozef Rajtar to Lead DS into 2020 General Election; Jana Kissova Won’t Run

Bratislava, November 26 (TASR) - The leader of the Democratic Party (DS) slate in the upcoming parliamentary election will be non-affiliated MP and party...

Judicial Council Fails to Elect Supreme Court Chair

The Judicial Council failed to elect a new Supreme Court chair again, as none of the candidates managed to gain a sufficient number of votes on Monday.

Young Acting Talent Monika Potokárová, 27, Dies Suddenly

Bratislava, November 25 (TASR) - Monika Potokárová, 27, currently one of the busiest actors of the Slovak National Theatre (SND) with 12 characters in...

Bear Savages Hunter’s Legs; Mayor: Bears Nervous Due to Warm Weather

Domaniza, November 25 (TASR) - A 54-year-old hunter was taken to hospital after being attacked by a bear in the Strazovske Vrchy mountains in...

Former Siet Figure Alena Basistova Joins SNS

Bratislava, November 25 (TASR) - Independent MP Alena Basistova, who was elected to Parliament in 2016 as a member of Radoslav Prochazka's Siet (Network)...

Kiska to Lead For the People Party into Upcoming General Election

Bratislava, November 25 (TASR) - The extra-parliamentary opposition For the People party will be led into the 2020 general election by party chair and...

Sulik: Robert Mistrik Won’t Be on SaS 2020 Slate

Bratislava, November 24 (TASR) - Unsuccessful presidential candidate Robert Mistrik won't be on the Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) slate, said SaS leader Richard Sulik...