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Help promised to US, Slovaks still missing

The Slovak government has said it will meet any request the US government makes for assistance in responding to last week's terrorist attacks in New York and Washington. Meanwhile, the daily paper Národná obroda reported that five Slovak citizens were still listed as missing by the Slovak Red Cross, in contrast to the 15 Slovaks previously missing but now confirmed safe by the Slovak embassy in Washington.

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Blog: Why did I come here?

A group of teachers and students from the Bratislava-based school gathered to support their friend, colleague, and fellow foreigner, as she had already tried four times just to get in the door of the foreign police.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.

Sagan rewrites history Video

Cyclist Peter Sagan becomes the first man to win three consecutive world championships.

Teachers and scientist support anti-corruption march

They praise the activities of students who may change the current state of corruption.

Organisers of the first student protest, Karolína Farská and Dávid Straka.

Bojnice spa fears loss of thermal water due to coal mining

The spa has turned to the EP; the mine sees claims of the Bojnice spa as not expert-based and manipulating public opinion

People enjoying hot water in Bojnice spa.