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Harsher discipline in parliament

SPEAKER of Parliament Pavol Hrušovský has promised to punish absenteeism among members of the legislature, which recently caused much public distrust in the institution, as harshly as the law allows.

Members of the Smer party have even proposed that MPs caught playing hookey be forced to do charity work to make up for their delinquency.

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News digest: Slovakia will receive more than 4 million vaccines

Schools will continue with distance education. Curfew will be applied on January 25 and 26 too.

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Conservative NGOs received gender equality subsidies despite experts' recommendations

Leaked documents show the recipients of the Labour Ministry’s 2020 subsidies were favoured even though they did not achieve the highest score in the competition.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak (Sme Rodina)

When will I receive my jab?

The Health Ministry has published the details of its vaccination strategy.

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