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Pope packing for Slovakia?

POPE John Paul II is preparing to visit Slovakia, the pope himself said during a private audience with Slovak ambassador to the Vatican Marián Servátka. The last time the pontiff visited was in 1995.

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Worse-off districts in Slovakia should undergo another round of testing

It is necessary to carry a negative COVID-19 test result from January 27 to at least February 2.

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White Crow laureates (l-r): Andrej Belák, Jolana and Štefan Náther, Jaroslav Macek

The stories of White Crow laureates show how important it is to speak up against injustice

The awards went to four initiatives in justice, education, health care and minorities.

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It is now possible to take a gargling test.

Gargling tests available

For now tests are provided by a private lab and people have to pay for them.

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The mass testing in Nitra.

News digest: Results from weekend nationwide testing still not out

The parliamentary committee recommends one candidate for new police chief. NASA picks a picture by Slovak photographer as its Astronomy Picture of the Day.

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