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Why did Sledilnik covid-19 host Renata Salecl?

By: Aleš Ernecl / Nova24TV.si Sledilnik (Tracker) describes itself on Twitter as a platform that “collects, analyses, visualises data on covid-19 in Slovenia, for a...

Minister of Finance Andrej Šircelj: “European Funds will be used for the long-term projects that we have not worked on with great intensity so...

By: Sara Rančigaj / Nova24tv.si The Ministry of Finance is already preparing projects which will partially be financed with the European grants and loans. Priority...

Vinko Gorenak: They were in power, they gave up, and now they claim that they have united, even though they do not even believe...

By: Nina Žoher / Nova24tv.si After talks with the KUL coalition on Tuesday, DeSUS President Karl Erjavec officially withdrew consent for his candidacy for the...

Must read

Our homeland is littered with fanatical idiots

By: Bogdan Sajovic The pandemic of the Chinese virus is still going on and anti-corona measures are slowly getting on people’s nerves. This is a...

Kučan’s courier from the football field

By: Gašper Blažič If you have Dejan Kaloh’s book “Milan Kučan - when the godfather talks about himself” with you, I recommend that you take...

Slovenia

Medicines agency finds rapid tests not risk to public health

By: P.T., STA The Agency for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices told the STA its inspections had so far not detected any risks to public...

Slovenia’s donation to the WHO

By: gov.si Slovenian Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Ambassador Sabina R. Stadler handed over today a high-tech disinfection system, to the World Health...

Pipistrel looks back on best business year yet

By: P.T., STA The Ajdovščina-based ultralight aircraft maker Pipistrel did great last year despite the Covid-19 pandemic. Director and co-owner Ivo Boscarol told the STA the...

Four new supervisors appointed at Telekom Slovenije

By: P.T., STA The shareholders of state-owned telecoms operator Telekom Slovenije appointed four new members of the supervisory board and changed the articles of association. These...

Six institutions found breaching vaccination strategy

By: T.I., STA A report by the health inspectorate about compliance with the national vaccination strategy shows that the strategy was not fully complied with...

Cabinet approves financial plans of pension and health funds

By: P.T., STA The government endorsed the 2021 financial plans of the ZPIZ public pension insurance fund and the ZZZS public health insurance fund, valued...

EUR 47m in budgetary funds to go for minimum wage rise

By: J.S.,STA Labour Minister Janez Cigler Kralj said the government would provide some EUR 47 million to help employers cover part of the minimum wage...

Some cultural institutions, shops and ski resorts to reopen in nine slovenian regions

By: J.S., STA A new decree banning non-essential services will take effect on Saturday, expanding the list of exceptions to the ban in nine out...

1,445 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday

By: P.T.,STA Slovenia reported 1,445 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, a marked decrease over a week ago in what is a continuation of a...

Prime minister Janez Janša congratulates US President Biden

By: J.S.,STA PM Janez Janša announced late on Wednesday he had sent congratulations to the newly sworn-in US President Joseph Biden. "For those curious: Prime Minister...

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World

PM Orban: We need a vaccine, because it means life

By: V4 Agency Hungarian people cannot die simply because Brussels' procurement is slow. We need to get a vaccine, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told...

Generation Identity launches a new mission against illegal migrations in the Pyrenees

By A.S. French Generation Identity has launched a new action against illegal migrations and possible terrorist threats in the Pyrenees Mountains, which borders France and...

Hungarian Justice Minister Varga speaks up against ‘shadow bans’ by social media

by A.P. Following Poland's announcement that it has plans to begin taking anti-censorship action against social media companies that ban lawful content, Hungary is now seeking...

Sweden Democrats: tech giants must be held accountable

By: V4 Agency Tech giants have no right to restrict freedom of speech online, a lawmaker of the Sweden Democrats party told V4NA. Tobias Andersson...

V4NA asks Brussels for vaccine procurement contracts

By: V4 Agency There is growing criticism about the EU's joint coronavirus vaccine procurement, a process coordinated by the European Commission. Many say the vaccine...

German IT student creates a politically correct version of a classic game where the player has to shoot at AfD politicians

By A.S. In Leipzig, a German student of Informational Technology created a new version of a classic computer game Space Invaders in which, instead of...

Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo: Has the Juventus forward broken world goalscoring record?

by A.P. Cristiano Ronaldo is now the highest scorer of all time, say many reports, after the 760th goal of his career, scored in Juventus'...

NFL: Sarah Thomas to be first woman to officiate in a Super Bowl

by A.P. NFL referee Sarah Thomas will become the first woman to officiate in a Super Bowl in the 55th edition on 7 February. In 2019,...

Australian Open: Two more players ‘test positive’ amid quarantine row

by A.P. Two more Australian Open tennis players have tested positive for Covid-19 after arriving in Melbourne, state health officials said on Tuesday. It comes after...

Slovenia earn important win against Belarus at handball worlds

By: K.J., STA Slovenia wrapped up the preliminary round at the World Men's Handball Championship with an important 29:25 win against Belarus to earn second...

Entertainment

Heavily pregnant Kelly Rowland breaks sweat in intensive workout days ahead of birth

by A.P. Destiny's Child star Kelly was put through her paces in an Instagram video with personal trainer Rebecca Broxterman Kelly Rowland is nine months pregnant, but...

Hidden message added to White House website after Joe Biden became President

by A.P. The hidden message has gone viral on social media, after some keen-eyed people noticed it hidden in the HTML, just hours after Donald...

Drake becomes first artist to crack 50 billion Spotify streams

by A.P. Hip-hop superstar Drake has made music history by becoming the first artist to break the 50 billion streams barrier on Spotify. Unconfirmed reports about...

Eiffel Tower branded ‘waste of time’ in hilarious TripAdvisor reviews of iconic landmarks

by A.P. Not even the world's most iconic locations are safe from the negative reviews left on TripAdvisor, with the pyramids of Giza slammed for...

MIGRATION

Police take action against migrant smuggler operation on Balkan route

by A.P. The German federal police recently carried out a large-scale raid on an international smuggler gang, the Junge Freiheit reported. Over 400 officers were deployed in...

New migrant riot in Bosnia and Herzegovina

By A.S. A new riot broke out in one of the migrant centers nearby Sarajevo, the capital of Bosna and Herzegovina. At least two policemen...

Police tracked down a speeding motorcyclist who got into a bizarre accident – his passenger was an illegal migrant from India

By: C.R. Yesterday at 13.46, a citizen informed OKC (operational communication center) that he had noticed a motor vehicle in the Kastelec tunnel that violated...

Swedish Govt Gave Millions to Groups That Could Claim 51%+ Migrant Background Members in 2020

by A.P. The Swedish Agency for Youth and Civil Society (MUCF) paid out millions of Swedish kronor to ethnic associations last year. MUCF paid out almost...

COLUMNISTS

Our homeland is littered with fanatical idiots

By: Bogdan Sajovic The pandemic of the Chinese virus is still going on and anti-corona measures are slowly getting on people’s nerves. This is a...

Kučan’s courier from the football field

By: Gašper Blažič If you have Dejan Kaloh’s book “Milan Kučan - when the godfather talks about himself” with you, I recommend that you take...

To (survive) live Leviathan

By: Jože Biščak This year will mark 370 years since the first edition of Leviathan, an extensive book in which the English philosopher and political...

“Korl’s stable” – wordplay in Slovene; it means – “Korl’s bummer”

By: dr. Vinko Gorenak “Korl has a stable” mainly in the figurative sense of the word, i.e. bummer. But he is solely to blame for...

Truth about truth

By: Denis Poniž Slovene leftists sucked the whole truth with their mother’s milk, even the Mr. Philosopher is among them, who once wrote something like...

Police salaries – What is true and what is not

By: Dr. Vinko Gorenak A few days ago, I wrote about the strike of the Police Trade Union of Slovenia (PSS) – “mostly boss union”,...