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Schuster under watch of special med team

A SPECIAL team of eight doctors has been formed to monitor the health of Slovak President Rudolf Schuster, who believes the Slovak medical establishment let him down during his near-death from a ruptured colon in 2000.

Schuster agreed to listen to the doctors' advice and to undergo regular tests. The doctors, most of whom are well-known specialists, will provide their services free.

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Queues rigged at foreigners’ police, say clients

Not our problem, say police, who blame ‘cultural specifics’ and ‘habits’ of foreigners.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.

Legendary Luna bar to reopen Photo

The programme in the bar will focus on retro and oldies.

Luna Bar in the Kyjev Hotel

In praise of concrete

It was once notorious for its drab tower blocks and urban crime, but Petržalka now epitomises modern Slovakia.

Petržalka is the epitome of communist-era architecture.

Safari under High Tatras Video

Marek Stolarčík from Kežmarok filmed unique video.

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