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Paper hopeful pro-abortion campaign succeeds

Dnevnik expresses the hope in Wednesday's commentary that My Voice, My Choice, an abortion rights campaign spearheaded by a Slovenian NGO, will succeed in getting a million signatures by EU citizens to qualify for consideration.

Politics Apr 23, 2024, 19:08

New rules allow committees to skip discussion on EU matters

The National Assembly passed in a 71:1 vote on Tuesday changes to its Rules of Procedure to allow committees to not debate all EU matters. If a committee does not discuss a matter, it will be automatically considered that it agrees with it.

Politics Apr 23, 2024, 17:51

President reaffirms support for Montenegro's EU accession efforts

President Nataša Pirc Musar assured her Montenegrin counterpart Jakov Milatović on Tuesday that Slovenia remains a firm supporter of Montenegro's EU accession efforts. During her visit to the Western Balkan country, the pair agreed that there is a lot of potential for the future development of cooperation.

Politics Apr 23, 2024, 17:31

Youth unhappy with govt's management of housing crisis

The Youth Council of Slovenia, an umbrella association of youth organisations, has called on the government to act and fulfil its promises. Housing is the largest challenge for the youth today, they said on Tuesday.

Politics Apr 23, 2024, 17:07

Constitutional Court wants legislation amended after sole proprietor doubts

After it transpired that Constitutional Court judge Klemen Jaklič had held sole proprietor status for the majority of his term, Constitutional Court judges discussed the issue on Monday, calling on the legislature to amend the legislation, but saying they would not be issuing an opinion on the matter.