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Head of Slovak Greenpeace expelled from Czech Republic

Ľubica Trubíniová and several other Slovaks have been banned from entering the Czech Republic for one year because they took part in a blockade October 1-3 of the main entrance to the Czech nuclear plant Temelín, Pravda and Lidové noviny reported on October 6. Trubíniová was detained on 2 October and compelled to leave the country within 24 hours. She described her punishment as a "clear tendency of the Czech state to repress..public criticism about the government's decision to complete the plant." Trubíniová alleged there has been no public discussion on the project. >Sharon Fisher

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When the state can’t keep a secret

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President Andrej Kiska

Austria launches random checks close to Slovakia’s borders

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Unemployment rate continues to decline

The still steeper fall in unemployment could be curbed by the type of jobseekers, analysts opine.

Carmakers have already complained about the lack of qualified labour.

Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.