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World’s largest serving of bograč cooked in Lendava

By: J.S., STA The largest serving of bograč, a traditional Prekmurje dish, was cooked in Lendava on 4 September 2021, the Guinness Book of Records...

Plečnik’s UNESCO landmarks on view at Ljubljana Castle

By: J.S., STA An exhibition opened at the Ljubljana Castle gallery to display photographs of Jože Plečnik's landmarks in Ljubljana that are listed as UNESCO's...

2021 Revenues at Lipica Stud Farm Doubled Compared to 2020

By: P.T., STA The Lipica stud farm saw a total of 45,000 visitors last year, with the share of domestic guests significantly increasing compared to...

Carnival festivities start, mostly confined to virtual realm

By: J.S., STA Kurenti, the traditional costumed figures, are putting on their bells for the first time this year on Candlemas to launch Kurentovanje, Slovenia's...

Bust of Spanish poet Jose de Espronceda unveiled in Kranj

By: J.S., STA A bust of Spanish poet Jose de Espronceda was unveiled by Kranj Mayor Matjaž Rakovec in La Ciotat Park, as the city...

Metka Krašovec’s work showcased with Šalamun’s poetry

By: J.S., STA An exhibition featuring drawings and paintings by acclaimed Slovenian painter Metka Krašovec in combination with the poetry of Tomaž Šalamun, her lifelong...

Tina Vrščaj wins Blue Bird prize for novel

By: P.T., STA The Blue Bird Prize for the best novel that has not yet been published goes to Tina Vrščaj for Na Klancu, which...

Average Slovenian drinks 35 litres of wine a year

By: J.S., STA An average Slovenian drank 35 litres of wine in the marketing year 2020-2021, that is nearly three litres a month. The country's...

Toyota Yaris Cross voted Slovenian Car of 2022

By: J.S., STA Toyota Yaris Cross has been selected the Slovenian Car of 2022 in what is the first time in the 30-year history of...

Triglav Glacier campaign to plant 13,000 trees in Slovenia

By: P.T., STA The Triglav Glacier to Beijing campaign, which is bringing a small piece of ice from the glacier on Mt Triglav to the...

Must Read

Slovenian makes graphic novel based on Pahor’s Necropolis

By: J.S., STA Jurij Devetak, a Slovenian from Trieste, has finalised a graphic novel based on Necropolis, the 1967 autobiographical novel by his fellow Triestine...

Job vacancies at 15-year high

By: P.T., STA There were almost 25,900 job vacancies advertised in Slovenia in the second quarter of the year, the highest number since the Statistics...

Young cross-country skier killed in crash in Norway

By: J.S., STA Hana Mazi Jamnik, an up-and-coming cross-country skier, has been killed in a traffic accident during training in Norway, the Slovenian Ski Association...

Wednesday’s Covid case count broadly flat

By: P.T., STA A total of 1,614 people tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, only 1.3% fewer than the same day a week ago as...