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October car sales show 23% increase

During October, 4,673 new cars were sold in Slovakia. Car sales increased 22.7% compared to September, according to the Slovak Automotive Industry Association. Škoda, which holds a 52.2% share of the Slovak market (2,348 cars sold), remained the best selling automaker in Slovakia. Daewoo was second with 512 cars for 6.7% of the market, followed by Opel (5.4% share) and Fiat (5.2% share)

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Daughter to father: I’m going to kill you

Children are often manipulated against their parents while authorities decide about divorces and custody.

Who will stand up for journalists in Turkish prisons?

Journalists living in countries where politicians (for now) do not send people to prison for their opinions, who only sigh in relief that they are lucky this story does not concern them, are deeply mistaken.

Protesters in front of the court building.

Camping in a tree? Try it in Bratislava

A creaking wooden floor and the wind swaying the branches of trees around you. Have you ever wondered how it would feel to spend a night in a tree house?

The tree-house at Kačín

Bratislava’s main railway station is getting a face lift

The derelict station still has to wait for its complete rebuild though.

The main railway station in Bratislava.