Slovenian doctor detained over deaths of 7 patients

2015-05-20 14:47

A Slovenian doctor has been detained on suspicion of killing seven patients, reports say, adding that the doctor had worked for UKC, the main hospital in the capital Ljubljana, before being fired.

Slovenian banks multiply losses

2013-09-03 10:22

Slovenian banks' losses in the first half of the year jumped to €215m from €24m in the same period in 2012, the eurozone country's central bank says.

Slovenia scrambles to avert bailout

2013-05-09 17:42

Slovenia vows it will sell 15 parastatals, including its second-largest bank, top telecoms firm and national airline, to avoid an international bailout package.

Slovenia PM offers to resign

2013-01-09 17:35

Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa has said he will offer to resign after the country's anti-corruption watchdog reported irregularities in his assets and bank accounts.

Austria, Slovenia settle sausage spat

2012-06-15 22:10

Austria said Friday that it has reached a compromise with Slovenia over a spat that had threatened to force Vienna's sausage stands to change the name of one of their most popular offerings.

Slovenia black mayor: I'm not Obama

2010-10-25 14:09

Slovenian media have hailed him as the "Obama of Piran", but Peter Bossman, the country's first-ever black mayor, insists he doesn’t want to be president.


Bitstamp suspends service

2015-01-06 18:23

Bitstamp, one of the largest exchanges for trading the digital bitcoin currency, says it has suspended its service after a security breach.

First dog bakery opens in Slovenia

2013-08-29 12:08

Who would have thought the answer to unemployment in the city worst hit by Slovenia's economic crisis could be meat and mint flavoured snacks for pooches.

Horsemeat scandal: Allegations of cruelty

2013-02-21 09:01

A new row over the treatment of horses farmed in the Americas has erupted as the fallout from Europe's horsemeat scandal spreads far outside the continent.

Slovenia: 4 killed as balloon crash-lands

2012-08-23 14:02

Four people have been killed and 28 injured when a hot-air balloon carrying tourists, including children, caught fire and came down near the Slovenian capital Ljubljana, say police.

Man fined for drunken cart driving

2011-08-10 16:24

A Slovenian man has been fined $1 700 for driving a horse-drawn cart under the influence of alcohol.

Slovenian govt gets 100 BMWs

2010-09-15 20:00

The Slovenian media have lashed out after BMW Slovenia offered the government new vehicles for free for five years.

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