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Three Slovaks die in Colorado

A CAR journey in Colorado had a tragic end for three young Slovaks who were working at a tourist centre, Steamboat Springs, within the Work and Travel programme. Two other Slovaks who were riding in the same car were injured after the car collided with a truck.

The Slovak driver was arrested and charged with the crime of negligent driving resulting in death. Later he was released on $3000 (€2660) bail.

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When the state can’t keep a secret

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

President Andrej Kiska

Austria launches random checks close to Slovakia’s borders

Refugees are using new smuggling routes, according to the Austrian minister.

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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.