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SDĽ talking fusion with left parties

Pavol Koncoš, Agriculture Minister and leader of the far-left SDĽ party, has said the SDĽ is holding talks with the governmental SOP and SDSS left-of-centre parties on a possible fusion with the SDĽ before September elections. All three parties in recent polls have been scoring below the five per cent of popular support needed to secure representation in parliament.

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A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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Most Slovaks plan to participate in the nationwide testing

But people are also afraid of becoming infected and organisational chaos.

First steps towards renewing public trust in the judiciary

In an in-depth interview, Minister of Justice Mária Kolíková outlines her ambitious plan to renew public trust in the judiciary.

Mária Kolíková