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"I have enough humility and experience never to underestimate corruption. But I really am experienced enough not to let myself be pressured on some topic because it happens to be in the interest of certain lobby groups... We will not allow someone to inflate such a serious matter to dimensions it doesn't have."

Prime Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda, responding to concerns about the extent of corruption in Slovakia.

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Employee of the ministry’s agency accused of corruption

If found guilty, the employee of the Agricultural Paying Agency may spend up to eight years in prison for taking a bribe.

Sagan wins first race of 2017 Video

The Slovak cyclist triumphed at the second race of the Belgian classics.

Peter Sagan

Queues rigged at foreigners’ police, say clients

Not our problem, say police, who blame ‘cultural specifics’ and ‘habits’ of foreigners.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.

Legendary Luna bar to reopen Photo

The programme in the bar will focus on retro and oldies.

Luna Bar in the Kyjev Hotel