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PM Fico postpones visit to South America

Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico has postponed his official visit to Brazil, Argentina and Chile on April 12 due to illness. A new date for the visit hasn't been set yet.

"Mr. Prime Minister is forced to stay at home because he has a strong flu. His return to work depends on the status of his health," Fico's spokesperson Silvia Glendová told the TASR news wire on April 10.

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It takes nuts to help Kenyans

Slovakia has provided more than €10 million to the Kenyan people since 2005.

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Woman who urinated on the Quran arrested, awaiting trial

Some observers believe the video might lead to increasing security risks for Slovakia.

The accused woman arrives to the court.

EC praises economy, but problems remain

The recent report highlights Slovakia’s economic development. The country however still lags behind in several areas affecting people’s lives.

Famous books on totalitarianism popular in Slovakia too

Internet bookstores have recorded an increased interest in books exploring totalitarian regimes, including demanding theoretical works.

George Orwell in Slovak bookstores