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  1. Accomplices to the HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... quite unsettling. On May 31, 1944, Rabbi Michael Dov-Ber Weissmandl, a hassid of Nitra, wrote from his hideout in Slovakia to appeal for the bombing of the camp, or at least the railway tracks leading to it: "As of yesterday, that is, May 30, 1944, ...

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  2. Publication of 286 hand-painted maps belongs to Slovak recordsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Slovak Spectator

    The publishing house CBS published the 286 hand-painted maps of Slovakia during 14 years of the publishing house's existence, and succeeded in getting into the Book of Slovak Records. "A painted map is a piece made by human hand until the last detail.

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  3. Film featuring awarded Slovak actress screened with English subtitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Slovak Spectator

    ... Among EU member states, opinions of the United States declined in all but two - Poland (which makes some sense) and Slovakia (which does not). Farmer's boxes are gaining customers in Slovakia as people slowly become more conscious about quality and ...

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  4. The biggest antiquarian bookshop from Leopoldov is stored in TrnavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Slovak Spectator

    ... bookshop operated in a space of 350 square metres. Many Slovak personalities visited the biggest used bookshop in Slovakia, including presidents KovA A , Schuster and GaA paroviA . Thank you for singing up. Shortly an email will be sent to the ...

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  5. Our countdown continues today with numbers 12-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | Sunday Herald

    ... had to face the Auld Enemy wearing pink. And,finally, to compound it all, we were gubbed 3-0. Admittedly, we beat Slovakia at Hampden in this get up, but that merely cancelled out the 3-0 drubbing suffered when similarly dressed in Trnava. And, when ...

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  6. Sport Times' 100 Most Memorable Scottish Kits: Numbers 12-6 featuring Rangers, Hibs and HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | Evening Times

    ... had to face the Auld Enemy wearing pink. And,finally, to compound it all, we were gubbed 3-0. Admittedly, we beat Slovakia at Hampden in this get up, but that merely cancelled out the 3-0 drubbing suffered when similarly dressed in Trnava. And, when ...

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  7. Slovakian side Spartak Trnava complete Reagy Ofosu's captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghanaian forward Reagy Ofosu has joined Slovakian side Spartak Trnava on a short term deal in the ongoing transfer window. The 25-year-old German-born poacher put pen to paper on a six-month deal with Trnava from Croatian side, NK Istra 1961.

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  8. Top 3 news from Last Week in SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | Slovak Spectator

    These top three stories from Slovakia are a selection of headlines from a weekly overview in pdf and audio format that subscribers of The Slovak Spectator receive directly in their inboxes every Thursday morning. Slovakia's only investigative reporting TV show, Reporteri, has been "suspended" by the management of the current leadership of the public-service broadcaster, RTVS, causing concerns among local and international media freedom watchdogs .

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  9. Police confirm the identity of a dead woman from Devinske JazeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Slovak Spectator

    Miroslava Sojakova went missing last week while dog walking close to Bratislava during a river flood, has been pronounced dead. The search for Miroslava Sojakova, aged 45, from Bratislava, who has been missing since January 5, 2018 has been halted.

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  10. Slovak-Hungarian cross-border Project aims at restoring beekeeping traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Slovak Spectator

    ... million which will be covered by EU funds. Thanks to the project there will be model terrain apiaries built in both Slovakia and Hungary. "This project means several activities for us," said Marian Stanik, general director of the state-run forestry ...

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  11. Pellegrini: Future EU cohesion policy should involve less red tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Slovak Spectator

    ... of a new financial framework for the EU. The European Commission should present its first draft budget in May. "Slovakia supports the preservation of a strong cohesion policy within the future multiannual financial framework after 2020," said ...

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  12. Silverybield Foss, a tiny game with a terrific endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Boing Boing

    ... for a notional Dungeons and Dragons bestiary from an alternate timeline. This board game was found in Poprad, Slovakia inside a German prince's tomb that dates to 375 C.E. Now, researchers at Switzerland's Museum of Games are trying to figure out ...

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  13. Presov has a new attraction, a model of the historical cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Slovak Spectator

    ... is carried out by PreA ov and Krosno in Poland within the cross-border 2014-2020 Cooperation Interreg V-A Poland-Slovakia Programme. The programme's goal is to create new tourism products, which will make the cultural and natural heritage of both ...

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  14. Veterans Nagy, Surovy to lead Slovakia at OlympicsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 18 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007 file photo, Los Angeles Kings left wing Ladislav Nagy of Slovakia celebrates after scoring during the second period of their NHL Hockey game against the Edmonton Oilers, in Los Angeles. Veteran forwards Ladislav Nagy and Tomas Surovy are the most experienced players on the Slovak team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

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  15. US director brings Russian bylina to BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Slovak Spectator

    ... BohA me. The second type is the newcomer audience which represents really a lot of people. I can't speak for Slovakia but in England, many, many people come to performing art just once a year. They are not like us, weird artists, who go six ...

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  16. New stretch of the Hungarian highway eases travel for SlovaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Slovak Spectator

    Drivers from Kosice and the surrounding areas can now take a new route to get to Slovakia's capital Bratislava. However, this new route doesn't involve any new highway stretch in Slovakia, but a new 1.7-kilometre stretch of the Hungarian M30 highway opened on January 16th.

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  17. Education Ministry wants to double quotas for 8-year secondary grammar schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Slovak Spectator

    ... the total number - the five percent. We will try to increase it to ten percent as the figure set in the Learning Slovakia document," the minister said. She added, too, that the problem with five-percent quotas was in the Bratislava Region which in ...

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  18. Propulsion systems are getting more variableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Slovak Spectator

    Paris, London, Athens, Madrid and also Tokyo plan to ban petrol- and diesel-fuelled cars from their streets. In Slovakia some cities including Bratislava, Presov, Trencin or Zilina are pondering bans targeted at diesel cars, too.

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  19. Walking your dog in BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Slovak Spectator

    Walking a dog in a city may sometimes be a challenge. Several boroughs in Bratislava restrict dogs to the leash and not every dog owner has a forest or a meadow close enough to home where his pet can run to its heart's delight.

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  20. I have met dozens of people possessed by Satan, exorcist claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Slovak Spectator

    ... you cannot handle. He believes that exorcism helps to chase the problems away but not to solve them. Last week, Slovakia was reminded of the issue of exorcism by the new Zilina regional governor Erika Jurinova of OLaNO. She allowed her office in the ...

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