New Express Train to Connect Trencin with Prague as of Sunday

Trencin, March 3 (TASR) - Trencin and the Czech capital Prague will be connected by a new rail link, with the first train due...

Campaign for General Election Now Over, Moratorium in Place

The official campaign for the general election on Saturday, March 5 ended with the beginning of a 48-hour moratorium that began at 7 a.m on Thursday.

Number of Submitted Applications for Asylum in Slovakia Is Ever Decreasing

Bratislava, March 2 (TASR) – The decreasing trend in the number of applications for asylum in Slovakia has continued over the past three years,...

Fico: Macedonia Still Needs Assistance from Slovak Police Officers

Gevgelija, March 2 (TASR-correspondent) – Prime Minister Robert Fico and Interior Minister Robert Kalinak paid a visit to the Macedonian-Greek border near the town...

Figel: KDH Ready for Closer Cooperation with Most-Hid and Siet

The Christian Democratic Movement (KDH) is ready for closer cooperation with the Most-Hid and Siet (Network) parties, KDH leader Jan Figel told a news conference in Bratislava on Wednesday, adding that an alternative like this is viable and compatible in terms of agendas.

Glvac: Slovakia to Become Regional Leader in Black Hawk Training

Bratislava, March 2 (TASR) - The procurement of nine new multipurpose UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters is the largest modernisation project in the history of the Slovak Armed Forces, Defence Ministry communications department head Martin Cambalik told TASR on Wednesday.

SDKU: Election to Decide Whether Slovakia Falls under Russia or West

Bratislava, March 2 (TASR) - The upcoming parliamentary election (March 5) will be about whether Slovakia will belong to the Russian sphere of influence or among civilised countries, announced SDKU-DS chairman Pavol Freso at a press conference on Wednesday.

First Case of Zika-infected Patient Confirmed in Slovakia

The first case of a patient infected with the Zika virus has been confirmed in Slovakia, Health Minister Viliam Cislak told a news conference on Wednesday.

Good News Carollers Raise €950,000 for Sub-Saharan Africa

Bratislava, March 1 (TASR) - The annual 'Good News' project involving children singing carols in households across Slovakia at Christmas time this year raised...

Six Parties to Promote ‘I Jingle for Change’ Anti-corruption Measures

Bratislava, March 1 (TASR) - Six political parties - Most-Hid, Siet (Network), OLaNO-NOVA, SaS, KDH and SMK - have pledged to promote anti-corruption measures via...