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War time security laws proposed

IF WAR breaks out, the state can censor the media, ban labour unions and political parties, according to a cabinet approved constitutional law on state security.

The law, together with two other norms defining the role of state in during a time of war, such as obligatory conscription for men aged 18 to 55, is expected to be passed by parliament before March 1.

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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