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"I don't see any point in stuffing state money into private dailies that have been lashing out left and right at the government and its strategic goal to adopt the euro."

"I don't see any point in stuffing state money into private dailies that have been lashing out left and right at the government and its strategic goal to adopt the euro."

PM Robert Fico, commenting on which media will be chosen to run the state's information campaign on the adoption of the European single currency.

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News digest: Some schools open, so do some ski resorts

Top prosecutor to be appointed soon. Zsuzsová goes to prison in a murder case. Pezinok judges are busy deciding about custodies for high-profile suspects.

Some schools will open on December 7

Matovič pushed through testing at schools, government is launching a pilot project this weekend.

PM Igor Matovič (front) and Education Minister Branislav Gröhling  (back)

Freed in the Kuciak murder case, guilty of another murder

The Specialised Criminal Court sends Alena Zsuzsová to prison for ordering the murder of former Hurbanovo mayor. She appealed against the verdict, insists she is innocent.

Alena Zsuzsová is escorted to the courtroom.

Health Ministry gearing up for COVID vaccines

Mass campaign planned to get people to take jab.

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