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Parliament elects head special prosecutor

DUŠAN Kováčik was elected the head of the Special Attorney Office, which will open in September to deal with complicated corruption, organised crime, and cases with political ties.

The Slovak daily Pravda wrote that Kováčik, 42, was elected by a convincing majority of 118 of the present 138 MPs in a secret ballot held on May 12.

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Product quality laid on the EU table

Concerns over the different quality of same brand products are confirmed, but will anything change soon?

Will shopping in supermarkets soon become a thing of the past?

Foreigners: Events in Bratislava Video

Tips for performances and other events in the capital between July 28 and August 6, including concerts, parties, festivals, classical music, inline skating, exhibitions and more.

Folk Painting Vajnory, Stamp

Education minister fails to explain distribution of EU money

The opposition parties plan to initiate a no-confidence vote, the second against this minister.

Education Minister Peter Plavčan

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia Photo

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between July 28 and August 6, including an organ festival, a parkour meeting, a music festival, a folklore festival, a historical train ride, and a lot of…

Kenny Garret coems to OpenJazz Fest