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Opposition agrees to try to oust Economy Minister

THE THREE parliamentary opposition parties agreed on March 26 to propose a no-confidence vote in parliament to try to force the resignation of Economy Minister Ľubomír Jahnátek.

The parties will submit their proposition on April 10.

The head of the opposition Slovak Democratic and Christian Union, former Prime Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda, said they want to push for Jahnátek's dismissal because Prime Minister Robert Fico refused to take any action against the minister.

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News digest: High-profile arrests and discussion on reopening schools continues

PM Matovič proposes pilot testing for schools. Slovakia will have the very first Slovak ambassador to the EU.

PM Igor Matovič has stepped into the debate about opening the schools for older children.

Another former police president reportedly charged in a corruption case

NAKA charged eight former high-ranking police, SIS and Financial Administration officials.

Milan Lučanský

Matovič could have made comments about the US rather than Mongolia

I am proud of what has been achieved in Slovakia, says Billy Altansukh.

Older children will not return to schools before Christmas

PM Igor Matovič still wants some pupils to return, he proposed a pilot testing plan.

The school in Trebišov.