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Second European Citizens’ Panel of the Conference on the Future of Europe on values, the rule of law and security

By: UKOM “Democracy, values, rights, responsibilities, and the rule of law are the foundations of the European Union, the base on which it stands,” said...

Hypocrisy of Tanja Fajon and Luka Mesec: They are suing individuals for “offensive” posts on the Internet, while they are looking forward to the...

By: Sara Bertoncelj / Nova24tv The majority of the opposition rejoiced yesterday that they had succeeded in rejecting the amendment to the law on the...

After the elections in Germany and France, the EU will introduce “repackaged” forced migrant quotas

By UME Brussels bureaucrats seem certain of a radical shift to the left in elections in Europe's largest member states, and then it's time to...

Must read

People smuggling network assisted by police staff disbanded

By: V4 Agency The network was busted after years of investigation. Members include police employees, who are suspected of assisting the refugees by obtaining visas...

Productive blustering of useful idiots

By: Gašper Blažič You may be amazed at my record, but for me, the undisputed hero of last week is Zlatan Čordić with his followers. I...

Slovenia

Second European Citizens’ Panel of the Conference on the Future of Europe on values, the rule of law and security

By: UKOM “Democracy, values, rights, responsibilities, and the rule of law are the foundations of the European Union, the base on which it stands,” said...

Hypocrisy of Tanja Fajon and Luka Mesec: They are suing individuals for “offensive” posts on the Internet, while they are looking forward to the...

By: Sara Bertoncelj / Nova24tv The majority of the opposition rejoiced yesterday that they had succeeded in rejecting the amendment to the law on the...

Ministers Hojs and Hamáček welcome EU’s unity shown in Statement on Afghanistan adopted by EU home affairs ministers

By: UKOM The Interior Minister Aleš Hojs hosted the Interior Minister of the Czech Republic Jan Hamáček for a two-day official visit. The key focus...

The government adopted amendments to the Decree on the framework for the preparation of general government budgets for the period from 2020 to 2022

By: L.B. The government determined the text of amendments to the Decree on the framework for the preparation of general government budgets for the period...

Slovenia elected member of IAEA board of governors

By: P.T., STA Slovenia was elected a member of the board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for 2021-2023. This is the fourth...

Differences remain over alternative fuels infrastructure in EU

By: P.T., STA EU transport ministers discussed infrastructure for alternative fuels with Slovenia's Infrastructure Minister Jernej Vrtovec noting there were quite a few differences between...

Slovenia: Number of new Covid cases slightly down

By: J.S., STA A total of 1,011 new coronavirus infections were confirmed on Wednesday, down 75 from the day before, as the test positivity rate...

Slovenia only dark red country on latest ECDC map

By: J.S., STA The whole of Slovenia is dark red on the latest Covid-19 colour-coded map of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control...

Residential property prices in biggest boom in decade

By: J.S., STA Residential property prices rose by 4.5% in the second quarter of the year on the quarter before in the most substantial hike...

Government adopts legal basis to tap into EU recovery funds

By: J.S.,STA The government endorsed on Wednesday a bill amending the budget implementation act for 2021 and 2022 to create a legal basis for effective...

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World

PM Orban: EU using migrants to offset missing members of the next generation is unacceptabl

By: V4 Agency Discussions have started in the EU about the future of Europe, which hinges on children, Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on...

Conference “Family as the key to sustainability”

By Dávid Megyeri The idol of Western neo-Marxism, the chaos creation of the '68s, Jean-Paul Sartre, wrote: Just as humanity exists without literature, the world...

Second European Citizens’ Panel of the Conference on the Future of Europe on values, the rule of law and security

By: UKOM “Democracy, values, rights, responsibilities, and the rule of law are the foundations of the European Union, the base on which it stands,” said...

Ministers Hojs and Hamáček welcome EU’s unity shown in Statement on Afghanistan adopted by EU home affairs ministers

By: UKOM The Interior Minister Aleš Hojs hosted the Interior Minister of the Czech Republic Jan Hamáček for a two-day official visit. The key focus...

German elections on Sunday, who will face the mess Angela Merkel is leaving behind?

By C.R. Ahead of this Sunday's German elections, the global news portal The Economist writes that only Otto von Bismarck and Helmut Kohl have been...

FM Anže Logar meets several colleagues on margins of UN General Assembly

By: J.S., STA Slovenian Foreign Minister Anže Logar met on Wednesday his counterparts from Armenia, Moldova and Pakistan and US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy...

Sport

EU healthy lifestyle campaign launched

By: J.S., STA The European Commission launched the two-year campaign HealthyLifestyle4All coinciding with Slovenian Sports Day. The initiative, also marking the start of the European Week...

EU sports officials support European sport model

By: P.T., STA  EU directors-general near-unanimously endorsed the European model of sport at a two-day session that wrapped up in Bled. Luxembourg was the only country...

Slovenia win two team bronzes at Canoe Slalom World Championships

By: P.T., STA Slovenian kayak and canoe teams won two bronze medals at the outset of the Canoe Slalom World Championships, in the men's team...

Luka Potočar wins silver in lead at Climbing Worlds

By: P.T., STA Luka Potočar won silver in the men's lead event at the IFSC Climbing World Championships in Moscow in what is the best...

Entertainment

Diaspora painter Klavdij Palčič dies

By: J.S., STA Klavdij Palčič, a leading ethnic Slovenian artist from Italy, has died aged 81 after a long illness, Primorski Dnevnik reported. He was...

Cukrarna Gallery a new platform for contemporary art

By: P.T., STA The Cukrarna Gallery, managed by the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana (MGML), will open its doors to the public on Friday in...

Innovator and sound engineer Emilija Soklič wins Badjura award

By: P.T., STA The recipient of this year's Badjura Award, given out for lifetime achievements in film since 1995, is the innovator and film sound...

Drama Ljubljana’s new season brings mixture of old and new

By: J.S., STA SNG Drama Ljubljana, the country's leading theatre, will stage some old plays, some based on films and others it has commissioned itself,...

MIGRATION

People smuggling network assisted by police staff disbanded

By: V4 Agency The network was busted after years of investigation. Members include police employees, who are suspected of assisting the refugees by obtaining visas...

After the elections in Germany and France, the EU will introduce “repackaged” forced migrant quotas

By UME Brussels bureaucrats seem certain of a radical shift to the left in elections in Europe's largest member states, and then it's time to...

A vehicle was confiscated from a Macedonian for transporting migrants

By: C.R. While performing the tasks of protecting the state border in the area of Preloka (PS Črnomelj), the police tracked down and arrested...

Even migrants from Guinea and Somalia

By: C.R. Between September 15th, 2021, from 6 am and September 16th, 2021, until 6 am, two foreigners, Afghan citizens, who illegally crossed the state...

COLUMNISTS

Productive blustering of useful idiots

By: Gašper Blažič You may be amazed at my record, but for me, the undisputed hero of last week is Zlatan Čordić with his followers. I...

A century of militant Islam and the great crisis of the West

By: Gregor Preac The chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan has revealed weakness, incompetence, collapse, bureaucratisation, inefficiency, powerlessness, the decadence of the West to fanatical Islam, terrorism,...

Fascist methods: Mussolini in Milan, Jenull in Ljubljana

By: Davorin Kopše Fascism developed from aspirations for power and denial of the right to think differently. The journey begins with spreading populist slogans. In...

The actions of KUL and protesters – seen many times in all totalitarian regimes

By: Prof. dr. Andrej Umek In order to truly understand the political agenda of the KUL coalition, which enjoys great support from the mainstream...

The Kučan clan and the ongoing civil war

By: Jože Biščak This year marks a quarter of a century since the publication of the famous book The Kučan Clan. The author Danilo Slivnik...

How much longer will we suffer vandalism, Jaša Jenull, and Tea Jarc?

By: Romana Tomc Dear Sir/Madam, As we debated the future of Europe and democracy in the European Parliament yesterday, something happened in Ljubljana that we hoped...