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Palacka's resignation helps build cabinet support

Citizens are putting more trust in the cabinet of Mikuláš Dzurinda since former Telecom Minister Gabriel Palacka resigned, a recent poll found.

In a 500-respondent phone poll conducted on August 24-25, the Polis agency found that while at the beginning of August 38.4% of the population trusted the cabinet, after Palacka's resignation that figure climbed to 41.3%. However, 44.4% of Slovaks still do not trust the cabinet.

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Bratislava has already forgotten the Pressburg ghost

The burnt prints of the penitential reeve’s right hand made Bratislava famous over almost all Europe. Now the story has been almost completely forgotten.

The wooden box with burnt prints.

Product quality laid on the EU table

Concerns over the different quality of same brand products are confirmed, but will anything change soon?

Will shopping in supermarkets soon become a thing of the past?

Everton beats Ružomberok Video

But the victory was narrow.

Peter Maslo (front) and Davy Klaassen (back)

Foreigners: Events in Bratislava Video

Tips for performances and other events in the capital between July 28 and August 6, including concerts, parties, festivals, classical music, inline skating, exhibitions and more.

Folk Painting Vajnory, Stamp