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  1. New Land, Fewer Harvests? The Possible Future Of Global AgricultureRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    Over half of the Earth's accessible agricultural land is already under cultivation because ecological factors such as climate, soil quality, water supply and topography determined the suitability of land for agriculture when people had to just find the best spots. There are various knobs turning for the future of food.

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  2. Poland marks 75th anniversary of Soviet invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Warsaw Voice

    During an official ceremony Wednesday to mark the 75th anniversary of the invasion of Poland by the Soviet Red Army at the start of World War II Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski unveiled, in the Warsaw Citadel, the future site of Katyn Museum, a memorial plaque commemorating victims of Stalin's secret police . On Sept.

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  3. Daniela Svecova elected Supreme Court presidentRead the original story

    Tuesday | Slovak Spectator

    SUPREME Court Judge Daniela A vecovA will succeed A tefan Harabin in one of the most powerful judicial positions in the country: the Supreme Court's top chair. A vecovA was elected by the Judicial Council, a top body overseeing the operation of Slovakia's judiciary, on September 16 in a closely watched vote after 11 of the 15 voting members cast their ballots for her.

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  4. Pilgrimage draws thousands to SastinRead the original story

    Tuesday | Slovak Spectator

    MORE THAN 50,000 people gathered at the National Pilgrimage on the Feast of Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows, the patron saint of Slovakia, at the Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows in A aA tA n on September 15. They were transported by two trains, more than 250 buses, but some also came by foot. "This year there were many pilgrimages; in A aA tA n we reported 316 registered pilgrimages and 54,421 pilgrims by the end of August," said JA n A verA ko, administrator of the Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows, as quoted by the SITA newswire, adding that this is a 400-percent increase.

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  5. Value judgementRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Slovak Spectator

    THIS YEAR Slovakia marked the 75th anniversary of the darkest period in the country's history - the founding of the wartime Slovak state, an entity which, among other crimes it committed on its own citizens, paid Nazi Germany to deport Slovak Jews to concentration camps. Much has been said and written about March 14, the day when the Nazi-puppet state emerged back in 1939, about learning the lessons of history so that they are not repeated and so forth - but apparently not enough.

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  6. Roche strikes late for Ireland winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | RTE.ie

    An injury time goal from substitute Stephanie Roche gave the Republic of Ireland Women's National Team a well-deserved victory over Slovakia in their penultimate World Cup qualifier this afternoon in Senec. On a rain sodden pitch, the Irish girls created 20 chances during the game and hit the crossbar three times, through Julie Ann Russell twice and Denise O'Sullivan.

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  7. Quinn targets sixth clean sheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | RTE.ie

    The Republic of Ireland Women's National Team head into tomorrow's penultimate World Cup qualifier against Slovakia in Senec looking not only for the three points but also their sixth clean sheet of the campaign. The side haven't conceded a goal in 317 minutes of action and have kept a clean sheet in their last three games.

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  8. The medieval magic of 'little big city'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Stuff.co.nz

    Johann Straus was in a romantic and sentimental mood, or just a little tipsy, when he wrote the Blue Danube Waltz, perhaps focusing unduly on the reflection of blue sky on the mirror-smooth waters. Each time I slide open the panorama windows that convert my stateroom into an open-air balcony, I search for a hint of blue in the swirling eddies of the river.

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  9. 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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  10. BANKING: Hellenic named - safest bank' in CyprusRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Financial Mirror

    Hellenic Bank, the island's second biggest lender that was recapitalised earlier this year by private investors, has been named as one of the 'safest banks' in more than 100 countries, according to the Global Finance magazine survey to be published in the November issue. Banks were selected through an evaluation of long-term credit ratings - from Moody's, Standard & Poor's and Fitch - and total assets of the 1000 largest banks worldwide.

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  11. Probiotics and vitamin C for the prevention of respiratory tract...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

    E-mail: zdenka.durackova@fmed.uniba.sk This pilot study investigates the efficacy of a probiotic consortium in combination with vitamin C on the prevention of respiratory tract infections in children attending preschool facilities. In a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled pilot study with children aged 3–6 years, 57 received 1.25 × 1010 colony-forming units of Lactobacillus acidophilus CUL21 , Lactobacillus acidophilus CUL60 , Bifidobacterium bifidum CUL20 and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp.

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  12. Four countries in harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Patch.com

    Whether your cultural tastes veer toward top caliber music, healing spas, breathtaking castles or burgeoning culinary scenes, four countries in Europe offer the best in old world meets new experiences. Czech Republic, high scores for music lovers, Hungary, eateries for epicureans; Poland springs to mind for pampering, and Slovakia catching the royal wave.

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  13. Sluggish Storm to Drench Poland, Germany, AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | AccuWeather.com

    A prolonged period of wet weather from the northern Balkans to Poland and even parts of Germany may lead to flooding later this week. The weather pattern across Europe has slowed to a crawl, and this sluggish situation will allow a storm system to stay stuck over the central part of the continent later this week and into the weekend.

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  14. Study uncovers possible cronyismRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Slovak Spectator

    NUMEROUS municipalities around Slovakia have made use of the external project management services of a single company under questionable circumstances. Transparency watchdogs have labelled this a potentially major case of cronyism in drawing EU funds and are calling on the European Commission to look into the matter.

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  15. Markets Climb as World Faces CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Townhall

    On August 28th while the geographical area formerly known as Iraq descended further into chaos, President Obama announced to the world "We don't have a strategy, yet." A few days later, another brave American journalist was brutally beheaded by a slickly televised cockney-accented jihadist.

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  16. AFC Bournemouth: Francis targets another long run in Cherries sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Bournemouth Echo

    CHERRIES star Simon Francis has set his sights on starting another appearance run after his impressive unbroken sequence was ended by injury. Francis had featured in 77 consecutive league games before a minor hamstring problem ruled him out of Cherries ' Championship clashes against Nottingham Forest and Blackburn.

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  17. Archer moves on after missed targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Sunday Herald

    Jordan Archer has revealed he overcame a mystery virus that put him in hospital during a pre-season tour in America to take his place in the Scotland Under-21 team that drew with Slovakia on Thursday. Jordan Archer has revealed he overcame a mystery virus that put him in hospital during a pre-season tour in America to take his place in the Scotland Under-21 team that drew with Slovakia on Thursday.

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  18. Deal watch: River cruise line offers free air to EuropeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | USA Today

    Grand Circle Cruise Line is throwing in free airfare between the USA and Europe for customers who book one of 10 upcoming European river cruises. The short-term offer, available through Sept.

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  19. Slovakia U21 1 Scotland U21 1: Billy Stark's side crash out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The Daily Record

    THE arithmetic eventually conspired to work against Scotland but the numbers are beginning to add up for Billy Stark 's babes. The chances of his Under-21s making it through to the Euro Championships in 2015 ended in the Slovac town of Senec last night when they conceded a last-gasp leveller to Slovakia.

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  20. Last-minute heartbreak for ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Sunday Herald

    SCOTLAND were denied an unlikely win in Slovakia last night after a last-minute home equaliser cancelled out a breakaway second-half goal from Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser. SCOTLAND were denied an unlikely win in Slovakia last night after a last-minute home equaliser cancelled out a breakaway second-half goal from Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser.

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