"Next year will be the last chance to pursue EU-level reforms before a fateful year of reckoning begins."
Former Swedish prime minister
""A big part of the rulers' legitimacy is based on people's fear""
"All the governments need to channel these emotions somehow: they chose food."
Analyst, German Council on Foreign Relations
"The V4 states never acknowledged that for an EU-wide problem, there can be only an EU-wide solution"
" It's worth mentioning that Salbuturol is a good masking agent for other drugs possibly taken."
"If you don't handle the negative side of big data there is always a risk of a backlash"
EU Competition Commissioner
Slovakia’s big Hungarian minority is at the heart of arguments between Budapest and Bratislava.
A centre-right coalition looks set to oust Slovakia’s leftist government, according to the results of Saturday’s elections.
Between them, four
Poland has been hit by its second serious round of flooding in three weeks.
Thousands of people have been told to evacuate their homes in the south
A Slovak police chief is facing the sack after a bungled airport security test resulted in explosives being flown on a passenger flight to Dublin
An airport security test has ended in embarrassment for Slovakia after explosives planted by authorities in an unwitting passenger’s bag ended up in
Explosives were discovered at a house in Dublin after an airport security drill on the other side of Europe went horribly wrong.
Around 90 grams
After months of diplomatic bickering and amid a growing language row, the Slovakian and Hungarian prime ministers have met to smooth things over
Thousands of ethnic Hungarians living in Slovakia have held a protest rally in a sports stadium against the passing of a new law.
Thousands of air passengers face travel chaos following the collapse of the Slovak low-cost carrier, SkyEurope. The firm, which served mainly
The Slovak embassy in Hungary has been attacked but got off lightly when two supposed Molotov cocktails thrown at the entrance failed to ignite. No
A diplomatic row between two NATO and EU allies, has left the Hungarian President stranded on the border with Slovakia. President Laszlo Solyom
Vienna airport has stopped servicing SkyEurope planes because the Slovak budget airline hit hard by the economic slowdown has not paid its bills. The
The bodies of six miners have been recovered from a pit in central Slovakia, after an underground explosion which is feared to have killed 14 other
Underground rescue teams are trying to make contact with 19 coal miners, missing after an explosion at a pit in Slovakia. The owners of the mine said
Hungary has called on Slovakia to recind new legislation which will make the use of Hungarian within the Slovakian public services punishable by a