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EBRD to assist in financing power plant

THE EUROPEAN Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has indicated interest in participating in a Sk10 billion ($210 million) project to build a power plant for foreign consortium Malženice Power near the west Slovak city of Trnava. Malženice is a joint venture between the Swiss Advanced Power AG and the German Siemens.

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Slow down, fashion

Most people are unaware that buying too many clothes too harms the environment.

In shallow waters, experts are expendable

Mihál says that it is Sulík, the man whom his political opponents mocked for having a calculator for a brain, who “is pulling the party out of liberal waters and towards somewhere completely different”.

Richard Sulík is a man of slang.

Poll: Smer followed by SaS, KDH also in parliament

Had the general election taken place in mid-February, the opposition Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) would place second, and the now extra-parliamentary KDH would get nine seats.

Alojz Hlina took over at the helm of KDH

Woman who urinated on the Quran arrested, awaiting trial

Some observers believe the video might lead to increasing security risks for Slovakia.

The accused woman arrives to the court.