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SDĽ to demand Ftáčnik's seat

AGRICULTURE Minister Pavol Koncoš, leader of the ruling coalition SDĽ party, has demanded the resignation of Education Minister Milan Ftáčnik, who several weeks ago quit the SDĽ. Under an agreement between the five ruling coalition parties, the education post belongs to the SDĽ.

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Health Minister Marek Krajčí (left) and PM Igor Matovič (both OĽaNO) welcome the first Sputnik vaccine doses in Slovakia.

For Slovakia, one crisis is not enough

Amid the mounting pressure to step down, the prime minister muffed the one thing his government has been fairly good at.

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Vaccination rollout in Slovakia.

Diplomats recognise the contribution of women in the fight against Covid-19

Women have the right to have full control over their body and health, states the diplomatic community on the occasion of International Women's Day.

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Healthcare worker registers a senior in vaccination centre, Trenčín.

Chaos in vaccination registration as new slots open

People 60+ will be able to register for their Covid jab as of Monday.

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