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  1. [Locked] Nitra-made chocolate wins 'food Oscar'Read the original story

    Sunday | Slovak Spectator

    CHOCOLATE produced in Nitra ranks among the top global products, with Lyra Mandala having won the Great taste Award 2014 in London in mid August at one of the world's biggest and most prestigious culinary competitions. The chocolate received the golden star for Great Taste.

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  2. Right-leaning parties continue to struggleRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Slovak Spectator

    SLOVAKIA'S right wing parties continue to grapple with internal problems, weakening their ability to challenge the ruling Smer as well as confusing many of their own voters. Still, most of their supporters remain unlikely to shift loyalties to Prime Minister Robert Fico and Smer, experts say.

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  3. Riverton man named to head Wyoming Arts Council in CheyenneRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | County 10 News

    Michael Lange, a native of Riverton, has been named the new Wyoming Arts Council manager. Lange replaces Rita Basom, who recently retired.

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  4. [Locked] Some of the most significant suppliers of carmakers in SlovakiaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Slovak Spectator

    ZTS, Vysoka nad Kysucou, www.afczts.sk -it is oriented on small and medium serial production of components for cars, building and agricultural machinesAVC Rakova, www.avc.sk -manufacturer of gears, gear shafts, assembly units and components for the automotive industryCEIT group, Zilina, www.ceitgroup.eu -innovative company, which provides complex solutions to improve productivity and efficiencyFaurecia Slovakia, Bratislava, www.faurecia.com -the Slovak arm of the car components' producer operates several manufacturing units across SlovakiaGetrag Ford Transmissions Slovakia, Kechnec, www.getrag.com -automotive supplier manufacturing highly sophisticated dual clutch transmissions Johnson Controls International, Bratislava, www.johnsoncontrols.sk -the company operates in Lucenec, Namestovo, Trencin and Automotive Business Center in Bratislava Kinex Bearings, Bytca, www.kinex.sk -producer of ... (more)

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  5. Anti-Semitic remarks cast shadow over Holocaust Memorial DayRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Slovak Spectator

    IN 1941, a set of anti-Jewish laws went into effect in the Nazi wartime satellite Slovak Republic on September 9. Every year on this day, Slovakia commemorates its Holocaust victims. While last year the Catholic Church made its first-ever appearance at the memorial events, in a gesture welcomed by the Jewish community, this year day's events were somewhat overshadowed by anti-Semitic statements made recently by a higher-ranking Catholic priest.

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  6. [Locked] Divadelna Nitra poses big questionsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Slovak Spectator

    THE DIVADELNA Nitra theatre festival tends to offer, in addition to fun and brand new performances from Slovakia and abroad, serious thought and pressing questions. After the past three years of focusing on deep social issues, the 23rd incarnation of the event targets the role of art in contemporary society.

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  7. Western Slovakia faces flood threatsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Slovak Spectator

    TORRENTIAL rains that occurred in some parts of the country on September 12 left several villages in the Zahorie region in western Slovakia flooded. In the village of Pila, the Gidra stream reached a third degree of flood alert, the Sme daily wrote.

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  8. Truck barrels through front entrance of the StratosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... climbed out of his truck "like nothing happened," as tourist Barbara Sailer, a college student visiting from Nitra, Slovakia, said. One witness said the driver exited the truck and "just started swinging," scuffling briefly with a group of male ...

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  9. Pickup truck barrels through Stratosphere front entranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... climbed out of his truck "like nothing happened," as tourist Barbara Sailer, a college student visiting from Nitra, Slovakia, said. One witness said the driver exited the truck and "just started swinging," scuffling briefly with a group of male ...

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  10. [Locked] Soldiers volunteer at Mlynarce military cemeteryRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Slovak Spectator

    THE 100TH anniversary of World War I was commemorated at the end of July in numerous countries, and in the Slovak city of Nitra, the event was marked with a memorial ceremony attended by city and Defence Ministry representatives at the military cemetery in Mlynarce, where the deceased soldiers are buried. If you want to access the rest of this article, and all other premium content on websites that are part of the PIANO system, you can do so by subscribing to PIANO for only 1,39 euro a week.

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  11. Slovakia's Swan to build 300 4G base stations by year-endRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    The telecom company targets a 4G network made up of more than 1,100 base stations in the country within three years, it said in a statement.

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  12. LSU AgCenter, College of Ag plan exchanges in Slovakia, Czech RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    LSU AgCenter International Programs director David Picha, left, AgCenter Vice Chancellor John Russin, center, and Mendel University rector Ladislav Havel sign a memorandum of understanding.

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  13. Occurrence of sexually-transmitted diseases drops, except gonorrheaRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    IN 2013, doctors registered 1,055 cases of sexually transmitted diseases in Slovakia, amounting to a year-on-year drop of 87 cases, the TASR newswire reported, citing the figures published on July 28 by the National Centre for Medical Information .

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  14. [Locked] Judicial body gets short term chiefRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    THE BODY overseeing the operation of the judiciary in Slovakia has a new boss, for the time being.

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  15. [Locked] Bridging nationsRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    A RECENT exhibition in the Nitra Gallery presents the works of Slovak, Czech and Scottish artists.

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  16. [Locked] Saints Cyril and Methodius honoured in NitraRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    A NATIONAL celebration marking the 1,151st anniversary of the arrival of Ss Cyril and Methodius on the territory of modern-day Slovakia took place in Nitra, with thousands of pilgrims from all around Slovakia in attendance.

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  17. Married Slovak couple forced disabled to beg; faces human trafficking chargesRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    THE POLICE have detained a married couple from Dolne Krskany, Nitra Region, who forced six disabled people to beg for money in Germany.

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  18. Slovakia commemorates Cyril and MethodiusRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    NATIONAL celebrations marking the 1,151st anniversary of the arrival of Ss Cyril and Methodius on the territory of modern-day Slovakia took place in Nitra on July 5 with thousands of pilgrims in attendance, the TASR newswire reported.

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  19. Kiska rejects all but one Smer-nominated judgeRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | Slovak Spectator

    ONLY one of the six candidates nominated in a Smer-dominated vote in April to serve on the Constitutional Court for the next 12 years has met expectations that President Andrej Kiska and his team of advisors set for the top court.

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  20. Byekwaso grabs silver in SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | New Vision

    IVAN Byekwaso's last minute efforts to secure sponsorship for the World Body Building Championship in Slovakia weren't in vain as he grabbed a silver medal at the annual showpiece event.

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