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Poll: Smer firmly in the lead

ACCORDING to a poll conducted by the Dicio agency between April 22 and May 5 on a sample of 1,631 respondents aged 18-79, if parliamentary elections had been held at the beginning of May, opposition party Smer would have won with 25.9 percent voter support.

The opposition Movement for a Democratic Slovakia ranked second with 14.5 percent support, followed by the non-parliamentary nationalist Slovak National Party with 9.5 percent, the SITA news agency wrote.

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PyeongChang is Kuzmina's last Olympics Video

She has no plans for the Olympics in Beijing but she may compete in Tokyo.

Anastasiya Kuzmina rejoices with her husband Daniel after a mass start biathlon race.

Tax evasion still causes problems

The state adopts several measures to curb room for tax evasion, but the effect of some is questioned.

Many firms find taxes too complicated to handle themselves.

Police recommend that Bašternák faces charges

The Special Prosecutor’s Office will decide on further moves after examining the investigation file.

One of the protests against the practices of Bašternák (L on the banner) and his connections with the Smer Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák (R).

Migration activist flees Germany, Swedish attack ascribed to migrants

These are the hoaxes that appeared on the internet in the past two weeks.

The wide-spread news on a German migrant activist fleeing to Poland is a hoax.