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"I'm tired of seeing how my wife gets fined every month [by traffic police], while big bosses in huge cars blow past you [on the highway] at 200 kilometres an hour."

Prime Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda following a September 3 meeting with Interior Minister Ivan Šimko. The PM, who was involved in a serious car crash in Yugoslavia August 31, has said he wants the Interior Ministry to get tougher on dangerous driving, and to rethink the transport of top state officials.


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General Prosecutor filed a motion for the dissolution of ĽSNS

The Slovak Supreme Court received a motion to dissolve the extreme right ĽSNS party founded and led by Marian Kotleba.

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Russian spies allegedly recruit also Slovaks

They are using martial art clubs in Germany and dozens more in other EU states, in the Western Balkans, and in North America.

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EC scrutinises state aid for Jaguar Photo

There is a question whether the scrutiny may impact the carmaker’s plans to invest in Slovakia.

The construction site of a brand new plant of Jaguar Land Rover near Nitra.

GLOBSEC forum will host guests from 70 countries

The 12th year of the conference will be attended by the highest number of participants in its history.

Slovak President Andrej Kiska gives the opening speech of The Globsec 2016 security conference.