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  1. Austria challenges state aid to British nuclear programRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | EurActiv.com

    ... in a safe environment," said Stefan Zach of EVN. However, most of Austria's other neighbours -- including Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic -- want to expand their nuclear facilities. The government has repeatedly highlighted what it stresses ...

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  2. Jewish heritage still aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Slovak Spectator

    MONUMENTS, synagogues and cemeteries are reminders that Slovakia once had a significant Jewish minority with a tradition enriching all spheres of life for centuries. The wartime Nazi-collaborationist Slovak state deported around 71,000 Jews, with just a few hundred returning after the war - leaving behind a void impossible to fill.

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  3. The Government of Hungary Is Going to Pay Its Young People Just to Live ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Time

    Revellers attend a concert by Hungarian metal band "Tankcsapda" during Budapest's one-week, round-the-clock Sziget music festival on an island in the Danube river August 10, 2009. The Hungarian government is so concerned about the number of young Hungarians leaving the country that it is offering to fly them home and pay them to stay.

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  4. Barrick's Cyanide Breakthrough on Gold Solves a Puzzle for GainRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    ... CSIRO's Breuer. Use of the chemical in gold mining is restricted or banned in Montana, parts of Argentina, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, according to the Cyanide Management Institute. "You can't really invest in gold without having some ...

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  5. Slovakia prepares for EU PresidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Slovak Spectator

    EXACTLY in a year Slovakia will take over, for the first time in its history, the six-month EU presidency. Along with two other countries in the presidency trio, the Netherlands and Malta, it wants to focus on digital single market, energy security and more, having an ambition to hold the most thrifty presidency of the Visegrad Four countries.

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  6. Foreign Property Investors Flock to PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Wall Street Journal

    ... to broker Cushman & Wakefield. Poland, which has the largest population in a region that includes Hungary, Slovakia and Romania, had a 43% market share of foreign commercial-real-estate investment in the region. Czech Republic was second with a 26% ...

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  7. Eurokontext dramas examine past horrors and hot topicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Slovak Spectator

    WHILE LAST year, the Eurokontext.sk festival offered drama, ballet and opera spread over almost one month, its June 2015 round comprised 13 performances - of drama only - within one week in the premises of the Slovak National Theatre in Bratislava. But the selection of contemporary pieces that have played in both national and the largest theatres in Europe offered interesting topics in a variety of more or less artistic presentations.

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  8. Charles VI crowned in Bratislava, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Slovak Spectator

    CITIZENS and visitors of Bratislava became witnesses of a historical event - coronation of Charles VI on June 27 as part of the 13th annual Coronation Ceremonies between June 26 and 28. "Coronations are really the top theme of presentation of the Slovak capital," said Iveta PlA ekovA , deputy Bratislava mayor as cited by the TASR newswire. "For almost 300 years Bratislava was the coronation city, the centre point of the Hungarian monarchy, a place where the most important men and women were meeting."

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  9. Nagy: Today's Europe is troubled and disunifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... of African, Middle Eastern and Islamic immigrants. Second, there are the newest EU members such as Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, the Baltics, etc. who had been Soviet satellites and joined the EU after the Soviet collapse. These states are most worried ...

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  10. Disagreeable agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Slovak Spectator

    The Visegrad Four have faced criticism in recent years for a lack of unity, in particular over the crisis in neighbouring Ukraine. A European Commission plan seeking to more fairly distribute some 40,000 Syrian and Eritrean refugees now in Greece and Italy.

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  11. Reenactment of Charles VI coronation set for BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Slovak Spectator

    BRATISLAVA will hold its 13th annual Coronation Ceremonies between June 26 and 28, with this year Charles VI - the last of the House of Habsburg on the Spanish throne and the first Spanish king on the Hungarian throne - set to be crowned. "For almost 300 years Bratislava was the coronation city, the centre point of the Hungarian monarchy, a place where the most important men and women were meeting," Bratislava Deputy Mayor Ivana PlA ekovA told the TASR newswire.

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  12. Foreign soldiers will train in SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Slovak Spectator

    Moreover, Slovak soldiers will go to Bulgaria where they will attend the first shooting from the S-300 long range surface-to-air missile systems. This stems from the proposal submitted for the interdepartmental review, the TASR newswire reported.

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  13. Vehement reactions from Bucharest to Austrian Foreign Minister's...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Nine O'Clock

    ... Romania is only ranking 5th among the members states where these allowances are transferred to (after Hungary, Slovakia, Poland and Slovenia). Thus, according to the measurements conducted by the Austrian side, it results that the Romanian citizens ...

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  14. Exploring the spiritual SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia, a country with a rich pilgrimage tradition, joined the famed route in 2013 by opening the first Jacobean route from KoA ice to LevoA a. Along the way from KoA ice - through A ermeA3 4, KojA ovskA hoA3 4a, Gelnica, Plejsy, SpiA Castle to LevoA a - visitors can collect stamps on their pilgrimage pass.

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  15. Who will West Ham face in Europa League draw?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Newham Recorder

    Today at noon and 1.30pm will see the draw for the opening two qualifying rounds and West Ham have been seeded for both of them. That gives them the advantage of avoiding some of the more illustrious teams who have qualified and will pitch them against many of the minnows from the backwaters of Europe.

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  16. Austrian-Romanian diplomatic dispute on the social benefits for intra-community workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Nine O'Clock

    ... Romania is only ranking 5th among the members states where these allowances are transferred to (after Hungary, Slovakia, Poland and Slovenia). Thus, according to the measurements conducted by the Austrian side, it results that the Romanian citizens ...

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  17. [Opinion] Don't fence me inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | EUobserver

    But Hungary's plan to seal off its border with Serbia by building a 175km-long wall, revealed on Wednesday , is a step in the opposite direction. The idea did not play well in Brussels, where Natasha Bertaud, speaking for the European Commission, was quick to point out the EC does not encourage such projects.

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  18. Hungary's plan to build fence to deter migrants criticizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | TwinCities

    The European Union was supposed to be about breaking down borders and barriers. But critics say that message appears to have been lost on Hungary, which drew international condemnation this week for its government's plans to erect a fence along the Serbian border to keep out migrants.

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  19. The new awkward squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Economist

    BACK in April Peter Kazimir, Slovakia's austere finance minister, faced down trade unions that wanted a "13th month" top-up pension payment. A few days later, in Riga for a meeting of euro-zone finance ministers, he was dismayed to find himself embroiled in an identical argument with Yanis Varoufakis, his disputatious Greek counterpart.

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  20. European response to Eurasia: a firm position towards Russia neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Charter97

    V4 Visegrad Countries - Poland, Slovakia, Hungary and Czech Republic - welcomed a proposal of the Charter-97 on implementation of research and media project "Eastern Partnership: European response to Eurasia". The project's objective is to conduct a thorough discussion and inform Governments and the general public of reasonableness of the initiative both for the European Union and member countries of the Eastern Partnership .

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