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Special Prosecutors’ Ex-Chief in prison

Special Prosecutors’ Ex-Chief in prison

The Special Prosecutor Dusan Kovacik will be prosecuted in custody. This was decided by the Specialised Criminal Court late on Sunday night. It is the very first time in Slovakia that such a high-ranki ...

Women in Slovakia earn 20% less than men

Women in Slovakia earn 20% less than men

From today on, women in Slovakia technically work for free until the end of the year. October 22 is the Equal Pay Day for Slovakia. This means that for one euro earned by men, women receive 80.6 cents. ...

Disinformation on rise in Slovakia

Disinformation on rise in Slovakia

There are many examples throughout human history of where disinformation was deliberately spread. Nazis, KGB and even the catholic church used it in order to secure their own power.

Better times for primary forests in Slovakia?

Better times for primary forests in Slovakia?

Primary forest, old-growth forest, primeval forest or even virgin forest: all these terms refer to one thing - a forest that has attained great age without significant disturbance and exhibits unique e ...

Remembering Marina Pauliny

Remembering Marina Pauliny

Listen to the story of a gentle, hard-working, good natured and well educated woman, who was active in the Czechoslovak WW2 resistance in exile - Marina Pauliny. On 5th October 2020, we marked the 75th ...

We want government to start acting now!

We want government to start acting now!

Early in the morning on October 7th, five environmental NGOs, Bod Obratu, Extinction Rebellion Slovakia, Greenpeace Slovakia, Študenti bez mena (No name students) and Znepokojené matky (Concerned mothe ...

Hidden secrets of Cold War uncovered

Hidden secrets of Cold War uncovered

The Cold War era is still veiled by many secrets that wait for the public to notice. Thanks to recently declassified documents, the latest academic research reveals that not every alliance was sacred ...

Monument marking fallen US soldiers restored

Monument marking fallen US soldiers restored

On 19 September, a monument to the pilots of the US army has been refurbished and ceremonially unveiled in close vicinity to the western Slovak village of Zohor.