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HZDS members suggest Mečiar's replacement

THE PARTY conferences of two district organizations of the ruling Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS) decided that their candidate for the party's top post will be deputy chairman Viliam Veteška.

It is the first time Vladimír Mečiar, the party's founder and head since 1991, will have a challenger in the leadership race on June 9.

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Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.

Cloud computing becomes a standard

External servers are now much more secure than local business ones, according to experts.

Slovak firms have their eyes on the cloud.

Slovaks drink less and less

Behind the decline in alcohol consumption is, for example, the abandoning of the habit of drinking at work – typical especially during communism, according to an expert.

Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska