Slovakia, officially the Slovak Republic, is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It is bordered by Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east, Hungary to the south, Austria to the west, and the Czech Republic to the northwest. Slovakia's territory spans about 49,000 square kilometres (19,000 sq mi) and is mostly mountainous. The population is over 5.4 million and consists mostly of Slovaks. The capital and largest city is Bratislava, and the second largest city is Košice. The official language is Slovak.
Zuzana Caputova, an anti-corruption campaigner with no experience in public office, won the first round of Slovakia's presidential election on Saturday, setting up a tough clash with the ruling Smer.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Firstpost
Anti-corruption campaigner Zuzana Caputova led Slovakia's presidential election first round with 38.9 percent of votes after results from a fifth of polling stations were counted, statistics office.. Reuters - Published
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, Slovakia declined to recognize opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela's legitimate head of state, joining Italy in breaking the coordinated action of..
Support for a strike that last week shut Audi’s massive Hungarian plant increased over the weekend, according to unions. As David Pollard reports, the disruption in supplies has also led to a halt in..
Slovakia could get its first woman president as voters elect a new head of state on Saturday. The leading contenders are Zuzana Caputova, an environmental activist who is in favor of gay rights and.. WorldNews - Published
Slovak police have charged a man with ordering the murder of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancee, prosecutors said on Thursday, a case that triggered mass protests and the resignation.. Reuters - Published
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia’s police say they have charged a suspect with ordering the slaying of an investigative reporter and his fiancee, a case that brought down the Slovak... WorldNews - Published