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Moravcová wins three medals at champs

THE SLOVAK fish, as they call the country's best swimmer Martina Moravcová, won golden medal in the 100 metres butterfly at European Championships in Berlin, Germany August 2.

Moravcová narrowly missed the record books, scoring the second best time in history, 57.20 seconds, in the 100m butterfly event.

Moravcová also won two silver medals, in the 50 and 100 metres crawl.

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Námestie Slobody gets facelift Photo

The architectural tender will gather ideas for the redesign of the biggest square in Bratislava

Námestie Slobody will be redesigned into a kind of living room in the city.

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A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

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Foreign rocket engines for North Korea: Why?

For Russia, the path to a weakened China could be through a major nuclear accident in North Korea.