Quote of the Week

"When I first saw the billboard, I didn't recognise myself at all,"

Eva Černá of the New Citizen's Alliance referring to an advertisement depicting her and party boss Pavol Rusko that launched the party's EP election campaign. The shoddy billboards were immediately replaced.

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Curfew and closed schools. Slovakia goes into a mild lockdown this weekend

Nationwide testing will follow, accompanied by another curfew.

Nationwide testing - an ambitious plan with an uncertain result

Antigen tests to be used work on patients with symptoms.

Police arrest top special prosecutor, suspected of helping a mafia group

Dušan Kováčik is known for not filing any criminal lawsuits.

State prepared an €100-million injection for tourism

The sector hit hard by the coronavirus crisis should see money at the end of this year.

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