Aug 24, 2019, 14:13
The non-parliamentary People's Party (SLS) cancelled its protest against wolf attacks on livestock, meant to be held on the margins of the AGRA fair in Gornja Radgona on Saturday, saying that it had gotten assurances from the government for its demands. But PM Marjan Šarec is not convinced in the party's argument for the cancellation.
Aug 24, 2019, 11:33
The newspapers Delo and Dnevnik criticise in Saturday's commentaries the non-parliamentary People's Party (SLS) for protesting against wolf attacks on livestock by calling for their culling, noting that these are nothing but populist moves aimed at scoring political points.
Aug 24, 2019, 1:00
While the newspaper Večer criticises in Saturday's commentary Prime Minister Marjan Šarec for advocating a new reactor at the NEK nuclear power plant with such an ease, it notes that it is time to start a debate on what kind of energy policy Slovenia really wants.
Aug 23, 2019, 16:24
Agriculture Minister Aleksandra Pivec and her visiting Turkish counterpart Bekir Pakdemirli participated on Thursday in the signing of a document laying down the guidelines for future cooperation as part of the Slovenia-Turkey Management Committee for Agriculture and Forestry. The pair also attended a ministerial conference in Ptuj today.
Aug 23, 2019, 15:33
Prime Minister Marjan Šarec has caused upset in Austria by supporting the construction of a second nuclear reactor in Slovenia, with indications the neighbouring country will strongly oppose the project.
Aug 23, 2019, 12:02
Award-winning author Ilija Trojanow, a special guest of this year's Days of Poetry and Wine, read out his Open Letter to Europe at the opening of the festival. He likened the EU to Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, involved in atrocities and avoiding guilt because on the other hand, it is trying to be democratic.
Aug 23, 2019, 9:44
All totalitarian regimes started with small displays of intolerance and to defend a minority is to defend peaceful coexistence, President Borut Pahor said Thursday evening as he addressed a ceremony marking the European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Totalitarian Regimes in Lendava.