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BETTER than originally planned tax revenues are changing the budgetary mathematics even before the state budget law makes it through parliament.
Should polygamy be legal among consenting adults?
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
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There's a certain irony in the fact that Slovakia is considered among the so-called "new" wine-producing countries of the world.
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About the name of Bratislava: The city received its modern name in 1919. Beforehand it was mostly known in English by its German name, Pressburg, as it was long dominated by Austrians and German speakers.
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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)
This dinosaur-poop-eating cockroach was found preserved in an amber deposit in Lebanon.
Investor Tools - Spot opportunities, identify market trends and grow your portfolio with a powerful toolkit to help you invest with confidence Robot welders work on the bodies of Kia cars at a factory in Zilina, Slovakia.
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)