Top 3 stories from Last Week in Slovakia

Chinese could produce e-cars in Slovakia - PM Robert Fico does not see election defeat - Poliačik leaves the strongest opposition party

78 illegal migrants detained in Slovakia - Xinhua

BRATISLAVA, Nov.14 (Xinhua) -- Slovak Police have detained 78 illegal migrants in two lorries in Zilina, northern Slovakia, Slovak Police Corps …

Police stop 2 trucks with 78 migrants in Slovakia

Slovak police say they have detained 78 migrants from Iraq, Iran and Syria traveling through Slovakia to Germany in two trucks.<p>Spokeswoman Denisa …

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Young Slovak travels thousands of kilometres to show beauty of Slovak mountains

About 16,000 photos are used in videos.

Poppy Ackroyd anticipates storming back with new album Resolve via new single “The Calm Before”

Trust me: I’m the <i>last</i> person to be philosophizin’ on your backsides. I leave that sort of thing to the experts: schooled savants, Monday morning …

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*협소주택 붙박이가구 수납확보 A Tiny Apartment in Slovakia Makes Clever Use of Space

협소주택 붙박이 가구로 수납공간 확보하는 방법<br>a lesson in efficiency, this flexible, 237-square-foot apartment in Slovakia uses custom-made storage and furniture to its …


A Tiny Apartment in Slovakia Makes Clever Use of Space

A lesson in efficiency, this flexible, 237-square-foot apartment in Slovakia uses custom-made storage and furniture to its full advantage.<p>Barely any wall space is wasted—hidden cabinets and appliances maintain the apartment's clean lines, and what seems to be a mirror in the bathroom conceals the …


Sora’s Historical Fiction Vignettes | Sora's blog

Being an American as Jewish<p>When I got off the ship I looked for the Mulberry street. But first I had to get a medical check. To be honest I was …

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Slovakia a pro-European island in its region, PM says

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia's prime minister, president and parliament speaker pledged on Monday to keep to a pro-European path, a day after its Czech neighbors became the latest central European ex-Communists to elect a populist taking a hard line on the EU.<p>Czech billionaire Andrej Babis's ANO …

World News

Bratislava: an experience unlike every other capital city

<b>Bratislava, the capital city of Slovakia</b> is a tad bit <b>ignored</b> from the tourist point of view, so much so that I didn’t even spot it on my <b>“Europe on a</b> …


Play-off possibilities: Croatia and Wales sit precariously

Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi put the World Cup on alert<p>Scotland's draw with Solvenia means that Slovakia finish second in their group after their …

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Slovakia stays alive in WC qualifying

Slovakia won a three-way fight for second place in Group F of European qualifying for next year's World Cup thanks to a 3-0 victory over Malta and …

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Social media is loving Scotland's last-gasp winner

Relive the agony, the tension, followed by the sheer joy and relief of Scotland's victory over Slovakia through the eyes of social media.<p><b>MATCH REPORT:</b> Scotland 1-0 Slovakia<p><b>WATCH MORE:</b> Harry Kane, face-paint & sticker albums - reasons for England fans to be cheerful

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Scotland seal dramatic late win over Slovakia

REUTERS: Scotland kept alive their hopes of reaching the World Cup Finals with a last-gasp 1-0 victory over 10-man Slovakia at Hampden Park on …

Rugby Union

Slovakia fights EMA staff rejection of Bratislava

According to a survey of European Medicines Agency employees, more than two-thirds of them would not want to move to Bratislava.

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Who’ll win Scotland v Slovakia? Our writers make their predictions on the World Cup showdown

Our top team make their predictions as Gordon Strachan's side know they must find a win in front of their supporters at Hampden tonight.<p>Keith Jackson …


Scotland vs Slovakia kick-off time, date, TV channel odds and squads

<b>Scotland can give themselves a great chance of reaching the 2018 World Cup qualifying play-offs on Thursday night when they host Slovakia at Hampden</b> …


World Cup Qualifiers: Scotland vs Slovakia lineups, preview, & prediction

Scotland lineup<p>Both Scott Brown and Stuart Armstrong have had to withdraw from the squad due to injury, and Matt Ritchie is also unavailable for both …


Marathon Runner Goes Balls Out During Race In Slovakia

Dontcha just hate it when your dong and balls fall out of your shorts during the end of a marathon?<p>That's exactly what happened to <b>Jozef Urban</b> right …


ŽOS Vrútky stake bought by freight operator

SLOVAKIA: Budamar Logistics acquired a 33% stake in rolling stock manufacturer ŽOS Vrútky on September 20, with the aim of securing a stable partner …


Scotland boot out Slovakia bid for extra Hampden tickets

The Slovakian Football Union applied for more tickets after receiving just 1,200 originally but the SFA want more Scotland fans in the stadium.<p>SFA …

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Relive some recent history at a museum of mobile phones in Slovakia

A museum in Slovakia is sure to bring back fond memories of simpler times, displaying thousands of old mobile phones that may only be a decade old, but now look ages behind the smartphones that many people carry in their pockets each day.<p>The Múzeum Mobilov in Dobšiná, Slovakia, is a private museum …


FIFA opens disciplinary proceedings against England's Alli

LONDON (Reuters) - FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against England midfielder Dele Alli after he made an obscene gesture during a World Cup qualifier against Slovakia, a spokesman for the world body said on Friday.<p>Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - England vs …


Archaeologists Investigate Castle in Northeast Slovakia

STARÁ L’UBOVÑA, SLOVAKIA—According to a report in <i>The Slovak Spectator</i>, excavations at the site of the Stará L’ubovña Castle, located in northeast …

Arsenal legend Ian Wright blasts 'naive and daft' Dele Alli after middle finger salute in England's win over Slovakia - Mirror Online

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has blasted Spurs star Dele Alli as 'naive and daft' after his middle finger salute during England's win over Slovakia.<p>Alli …


Top EU court rejects Hungary and Slovakia migrant relocation case

<b>(CNN) —</b> The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has rejected a challenge brought by Hungary and Slovakia against the European Union's power to force member states to admit asylum seekers.<p>The two nations opposed a 2015 decision by the EU's top policy body, at the height of the Mediterranean migration …


EU court rejects Hungary, Slovakia's case against taking refugees

The European Union’s top court dismissed complaints on Wednesday by Slovakia and Hungary about EU migration policy, upholding Brussels’ right to force member states to take in asylum seekers.<p>In the latest twist to a divisive dispute that broke out two years ago when over a million migrants poured …


EU court overrules Hungary and Slovakia on migrants

EU interior ministers at the time voted to share 120,000 asylum seekers from frontline states Greece and Italy.<p>They were to be distributed according …

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ECJ rejects Slovakia, Hungary refugee challenge

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) on Wednesday dismissed a challenge by Slovakia and Hungary against the EU’s relocation policy for asylum seekers, …

European News

ECJ dismisses Hungary and Slovakia’s refugee objections

Hungary and Slovakia suffered blows on Wednesday as the EU’s top court dismissed their objections to the EU’s refugee quota plan, paving the way for …