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Hudek put on VÚB's Board

Ľudovít Hudek the former Minister of the Interior who resigned from his post on August 27, was elected VÚB vice-president and ushered on to the bank's Board of Directors. Hudek, who was hired to be the head of VÚB's security and protection of property department, is perhaps best known for the alleged May recording of a phone call between him and Slovak Intelligence Chief Ivan Lexa, that if proven to be authentic, could implicate both men in covering up the kidnapping of the Slovak President's son, Michal Kováč, Jr. Hudek has maintained that the tape is a fake and that the conversation never took place.

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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.