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  1. 14 Magic Moments travelling Welsh football fans will never forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Following the Welsh football team abroad is a hobby that really tests those who indulge in it. But why do thouands do it? For magic moments like this... Anybody who regularly travels away to watch the Welsh football team will know scenes of genuine joy are few and far between.

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  2. Slovakia participates in World Hour 2015, dominants left in darkRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Slovak Spectator

    SINCE 2010, Slovakia has also been participating in the global environmental event, Earth Hour. The event that strives to point out light pollution and environmental problems will take place on Saturday, March 28, 2015 between 20:30 and 21:30: People, as well as institutions, cities and towns will switch off their lighting for one hour.

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  3. Tracing Jewish heritage along the DanubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    Like many who share my hair texture and fondness for rugelach, I am the descendant of Jewish forebears who boarded boats in the first half of the 20th century to escape bad times for our people in Central and Eastern Europe. These intrepid emigrants took to the water, settled in America and built a Jewish-American culture of creative assimilation.

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  4. Pontis Foundation gives out Via Bono awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Slovak Spectator

    THE PONTIS Foundation handed out the 15th annual awards for companies doing business in a responsible way March 26, with top awards going to Accenture and The foundation accepted 61 nominations for the 2014 Via Bona Slovakia Awards, from which 23 advanced to the second round. "We thank to all firms.

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  5. Penta financial group acquires two more hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Slovak Spectator

    THE INVESTMENT group Penta has acquired two more hospitals for its hospital network called Sveta zdravia , in Galanta and Dunajska Streda. Regional deputies approved the purchase on March 25. However, the move has yet to be approved by the Antitrust Office.

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  6. Large group of smugglers of migrants from Kosovo arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | B92

    European police forces have dismantled a large international criminal network that smuggled irregular migrants to Western European countries for money. In a Europol-coordinated operation, which involved the police services of several countries, 77 people of various nationalities were arrested "in Kosovo, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, the Czech Republic, France and Germany," a Europol statement said.

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  7. CEZ to Grow Through Acquisitions as Investment Program EndsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Washington Post

    The company will be a contender for Enel SpA's Slovak unit and Vattenfall AB's German assets this year, Chief Financial Officer Martin Novak said in an interview. It can buy either without threatening its investment-grade debt rating, he said, listing acquisitions and stable dividends as top priorities.

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  8. Interior Ministry will buy new gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Slovak Spectator

    THE INTERIOR Ministry will launch the long-expected competition to buy new guns for the armed forces amounting to some 34 million. This will include police officers, soldiers, members of the prison and judicial guard, members of the criminal department of the Financial Administration and customs officers, the ministry specified, as reported by the SITA newswire.

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  9. Slovakia to support more Ukrainian studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Slovak Spectator

    THE NUMBER of Ukrainian students studying at schools in Slovakia will increase as of the next academic year after the Slovak cabinet approved an increase in scholarships in mid March. This way it is meeting the promise the Slovak delegation led by Prime Minister Robert Fico gave when visiting Ukraine in early February.

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  10. Upside-down pyramid celebrates 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Slovak Spectator

    The regular radio broadcast from it was launched on March 27, 1985. RTVS has organised on this occasion concerts, an exhibition about the history and interesting features of the building as well as illumination of the building to highlight its unusual architecture.

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  11. One year since Crimea's annexation: Russia's interests in Ukraine run deepRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Hill

    Russia's euphoric and triumphalist celebration all this week, marking the one year anniversary of Moscow's annexation of Crimea, has already drawn crowds of people, national flags in abundance, and veterans marching in various cities. Meanwhile, Russia-backed militants continue their attacks in eastern Ukraine testing the fragile truce between Kiev and the separatist forces.

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  12. Number of tourists in Slovakia fell year-on-yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Slovak Spectator

    THE NUMBER of tourists in Slovakia dropped by 7.9 percent year-on-year in 2014, according to the latest figures from the Slovak Statistics Office as announced by the Slovak Tourism Board . Skiing usually attracts a large numbers of tourists to Slovakia, and the fall was mainly due to the mild winter, swings in the values of the currencies of surrounding countries versus the euro and the conflict in Ukraine, the TASR newswire quoted the SACR on March 21. In total 3.73 million people spent a holiday in Slovakia last year, of which 1.48 million were foreigners and 2.25 million were Slovaks.

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  13. Slovak film to be part of Cannes Atelier, for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Slovak Spectator

    THE FIRST Slovak film ever to become part of the L'Atelier platform in Cannes is the feature debut Vychladnutie / Out by Gyorgy Kristof. L'Atelier is part of the Cannes International Film festival.

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  14. Slovaks still drawn to satellite townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Slovak Spectator

    THOUGH the experts say interest in moving to satellite towns in rural areas near big cities has waned, there are still people longing for their own house with a garden, close to nature and for an affordable price. "The advantage [of this kind of housing] is that we have a family house which offers more comfortable living," Jana Jakubikova, 32, told The Slovak Spectator.

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  15. State takes control of GabcikovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Slovak Spectator

    PRIME Minister Robert Fico announced that the state was assuming full control over the GabA A kovo hydroelectric power plant on March 9, and presented the change as a means to partially redress what he sees as the unfair privatisation of SlovenskA ElektrA rne in 2006. "I have good news for Slovakia because today at the special cabinet session we carried out further legal steps on whose basis I can say that we are taking back full state ownership and full control of the GabA A kovo hydropower plant," Fico said, as quoted by the SITA newswire.

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  16. Ukraine puts Visegrad solidarity to the testRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Central Europe is sharply divided on the crisis in Ukraine, while the EU is anxious to maintain unity. Several of the countries reject the very notion of Russia as a security threat.

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  17. Hodonin Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | TrekEarth

    I've centred the verticals in this wide angled panoramic shot of the main church and what appears to be the town hall. Taken late afternoon just yesterday.

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  18. Kiska slams government for health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Slovak Spectator

    President Andrej Kiska is dissatisfied with the government's approach to health care and is openly criticising Health Minister Viliam Cislak. President Andrej Kiska is dissatisfied with the government's approach to health care and is openly criticising Health Minister Viliam Cislak.

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  19. Slovakia still tops in per capita car productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Slovak Spectator

    SLOVAKIA remains to be the world leader in car production per capita and planned investments and the launch of new models mean it is likely to keep this position. Moreover, another carmaker, Britain's Jaguar Land Rover looks to be considering a new investment.

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  20. Five Slovaks to run for vacant ECHR spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Slovak Spectator

    THE FOURTH attempt to elect a Slovak representative to the European Court for Human Rights will include five candidates. Zuzana Dlugosova, Ladislav Dudits, Peter Kresak, Peter Paluda and Alena Polackova will compete for the post April 13, TASR newswire reported.

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