1 April 2019
Slovakia Gets First Female President Premium

Candidate with no political experience also dominates presidential poll in the first round of voting in Ukraine.

27 March 2019
Divided They Remain

On the eve of a historic presidential election, Slovakia remains polarized despite the apparent popularity of the expected winner.

By Martin Ehl
27 March 2019
Racist Incidents Continue to Mar Russian Football Premium

Montenegro also faces penalties after its supporters showed similar behavior in recent game with England.

25 March 2019
If We Were Roma, We Wouldn't Come Back From Britain

Two Slovak journalists traveled to the UK to meet members of the Slovak Roma minority who had left their homeland, and found success stories. What is it that the British do so differently? From the Slovak weekly Tyzden.

By Denisa Gdovinova and Filip Olsovsky
18 March 2019
Progressive Candidate Clear Winner in Slovak Presidential Poll

Far-right voters could hold the balance in the 30 March runoff.

13 March 2019
Springtime for Change?

A new crop of liberal politicians offers fresh shoots for Central Europe this spring.

By Martin Ehl
8 March 2019
Fresh Face Shakes Up Slovak Presidential Campaign Premium

Zuzana Caputova is leading a field of old-guard pols with less than pristine reputations.

22 February 2019
Slovaks Demand Justice for Slain Journalist Premium

A year on from the brutal killing of Jan Kuciak, further signs emerge of involvement by a notorious businessman.

30 January 2019
Central Europe Picks up the Pace of Arms Race Premium

Billion-dollar purchases are escalating, and not all of the added value is military-related.

By Martin Ehl
31 December 2018
Best of TOL for 2018 Premium
Our favorite stories of the year.



#PragueMediaPoint Conference for journalists, media professionals, and scholars

‚ÄčThe 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world.




Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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