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ST barred from running ADSL technology

The Anti-Monopoly Office has stopped monopoly telecoms provider Slovenské telekomunikácie (ST) from offering its ADSL fast Internet access technology, upholding complaints the firm was charging competitors three times the price the firm was selling it through its own access provider, ST Online.

ST has rejected the office's reasoning, saying it was based entirely on a complaint by the independent Association of Internet Providers.

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End of investigative show a cause for concern

Media freedom watchdogs believe the scrapping of the only investigative show on public-service television is a threat to its independence.

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Proxy for Roma criticises minister Kaliňák for ethnical and group discrimination

The government proxy slammed Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák for the draft law on repressing criminality in Roma settlements, for populist discrimination and preferring repression to prevention.

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Slovak racer Svitko finished at Dakar Video

After a serious fall in the tenth leg, Slovak motorcyclist Štefan Svitko resigned from the 40th year of the Dakar Rally due to pain in his upper body.

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Carmakers in Slovakia produced more than one million cars last year

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