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541 Slovaks vote from abroad

THE STATISTICS Bureau added 541 votes from Slovaks living abroad to the results of the June 17 parliamentary election.

The count showed 265 voted for PM Mikuláš Dzurinda's Slovak Democratic and Christian Union and 73 voted for Smer. The Christian Democrats got 49 votes.

This was the first time ever Slovaks living abroad were able to vote.

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Messerschmidt created most of his character heads in Pressburg

Bratislava will name a square after the prominent artist

A replica of one head from the series Character Heads by F. X. Messerschmidt; ownership of the Slovak National Gallery

Christmas Bazaar returns to the Old Market hall

One of the events which presents diplomatic communities residing in Slovakia to the wider public is the already traditional Christmas Bazaar, which focuses on gastronomy and charity.

Christmas Bazaar 2016

Blog: The wanderer returns home

The places you visit, people you befriend, experiences that leave their mark, they all become a part of you.

Go east for real morality, Jean-Marc Barr says Photo

The French American actor/director, who plays in a Slovak co-production film, said during a recent visit to Bratislava that eastern Europe, and other eastern countries still have what America has already and what…

Jean-Marc Barr during IFF Bratislava 2017