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Prime Minister Robert Fico clearly stated that he regrets that Ukraine decided not to sign an association agreement with the European Union, and the Sme daily twisted his words when saying that the prime minister in his statements backed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych's policies, the Government Office press department informed the TASR ... (more)
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This dinosaur-poop-eating cockroach was found preserved in an amber deposit in Lebanon.
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During a recent state holiday, Polish ultranationalists set alight a rainbow sculpture on a square in central Warsaw and a guard booth at the Russian Embassy.
THE EMPLOYEE of the Banska Bystrica Region Office who supposedly informed the campaign team of far-right extremist and governor-elect Marian Kotleba about the shredding of sensitive documents shortly after the regional election, denies that she ever informed anyone about such a move, the TASR newswire reported on December 2. The employee, whose ... (more)
PENTA investment group will extend its network of regional hospitals after purchasing facilities in Rimavska Sobota, Banska Stiavnica and Ziar nad Hronom from private Nemocnice and Polikliniky company.
Slovakia's parliament has passed a law to merge the country's telecoms and post regulators in January 2014.
Residents in a Slovakian town make a shocking discovery this week as they awoke to the city river flowing bright red.
Showing barely any change in nine years, American 15-year-olds scored below their international peers in math, reading and science, test results released Tuesday show.
THE SUPREME Court handed down tough sentences to four members of the Sykorovci gang.
My new piece for The Guardian's Comment is Free. Well, at least we beat Mexico. The new OECD report on pensions reveals that for people on average earnings, Britain's state pension is the least generous of all the 34 OECD members bar one.
SLOVAKIA is ready to help with international efforts to eliminate chemical weapons in Syria, but it will not offer for those weapons to be dismantled on Slovak territory, Prime Minister Robert Fico told the press after his meeting with US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in Washington on November 21. Fico spent more than an hour ... (more)
IN CERMEL, a district in the city of Kosice, the first Jacobean route in Slovakia has been opened.
"BITCOIN accepted here". This announcement about the option to pay with the virtual currency bitcoin can be found not only on the websites of several online Slovak shops, but also on the door of a fast-food outlet in Bratislava.
A BAG of potatoes would achieve a better result than Ludovit Kanik, Prime Minister Robert Fico said when commenting on the results of the first round of the governor election in Banska Bystrica Region, which sent right-wing extremist Marian Kotleba to the second-round run-off after he defeated Kanik of the Slovak Democratic and Christian Union .