Homesick Assyrian Christian Refugees in Slovakia Return to Iraq

Bratislava, May 17 (TASR) – A total of 21 of the 149 Assyrian Christian refugees who came to Slovakia in December have decided to...

Slovak Nun/Doctor Shot and Wounded in South Sudan

Bratislava, May 17 (TASR) – Slovak nun/doctor Veronika Terezia Rackova was shot and wounded by three soldiers in South Sudan on Monday, the Slovak...

Kocan Takes Over Helm of State-run Health Insurer VsZP

State-run health insurance company Vseobecna zdravotna poistovna (VsZP) has a new boss, with Health Minister Tomas Drucker (a Smer-SD nominee) appointing Miroslav Kocan to the post along with new members of the board of directors on Tuesday.

Opposition MP Rajtar to File Criminal Complaint for Potential Tax Fraud

Opposition MP Jozef Rajtar (Freedom and Solidarity/SaS) told a news conference in Bratislava on Monday that he's filing a criminal complaint concerning potential tax fraud, adding that this concerns tax arrears of over €2 million caused by machinations that haven't yet been investigated.

Disciplinary Senate Exonerates Harabin in Case of Intemperate Remarks

Bratislava, May 13 (TASR) - Supreme Court judge Stefan Harabin appears to have got away with his statements directed against Supreme Court chair Daniela...

Lajcak: We’re Ready to Debate on Relieving Greece’s Debt

Bratislava, May 13 (TASR) - It would be good to end the EU's evaluation process into Greece's reforms as soon as possible, with the...

Lajcak: Preparations for Slovakia’s Presidency Get into Final Phase

Bratislava, May 13 (TASR) - Preparations for Slovakia's Presidency of the Council of the EU are progressing as planned, said Slovak Foreign and European...

MP Ondrej Binder Dies in Car Crash

Banska Stiavnica, May 13 (TASR) - Kotleba-People's Party Our Slovakia (LSNS) MP Ondrej Binder died in a car crash between Banska Stiavnica and Banska Bela (Banska Bystrica region) shortly before noon on Friday, TASR learnt on the same day.

Zantovsky: Peace in Syria Won’t Stop Migration Flows to Europe

Bratislava, May 13 (TASR) - Syria, as we knew it in the past, no longer exists and the odds of the country being reunited are extremely low, former Czech diplomat and Vaclav Havel Library director Michael Zantovsky told TASR in an interview.

Focus Poll: All Current Parties Would Have Got into House Except Siet

Bratislava, May 12 (TASR) – Had a general election been held in early May, the governing coalition Smer-SD party would have gained the most...