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Jobless rate falls

SLOVAKIA's jobless rate decreased by 0.48 percent in March when compared to that of the previous year, reaching its lowest March level in six years.

The unemployment rate reached 16 percent according to state employment authorities, the state-run news agency TASR wrote.

In March, Slovakia had 418,823 disposable unemployed - that is, people who are immediately prepared to take up a job.

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Slovak literature makes it to the big bookstores of London, but it is unlikely to become a bestseller yet.

On Wednesday, Slovak literature will be presented in one of the biggest bookstores in London. Among the new books translated into English is also the anthology of current Slovak prose selected and translated by Magdalena Mullek and Júlia Sherwood.

General Prosecutor filed a motion for the dissolution of ĽSNS

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