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“Maybe they would have done better to take a fly swatter and gone out personally to beat the bark beetles on their heads.”

“Maybe they would have done better to take a fly swatter and gone out personally to beat the bark beetles on their heads.”


General Prosecutor Dobroslav Trnka suggests that environmentalists seek an alternative to their long-running legal action to preserve trees in the High Tatras from destructive beetles.


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News digest: Canadian embassy will open in Bratislava

Two candidates for the future RTVS director-general, and a long cycling route from Slovakia to Poland.


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Stay safe: heatwave warning issued for parts of Slovakia

Last day of school will see even higher temperatures.


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The Slovak Museum of Maps is situated in Kynceľová, near Banská Bystrica.

At Slovakia’s map museum, visitors become cartographers

The museum outside Banská Bystrica takes people on a history and geography tour, providing them with interactive stops at the same time.


27. jun

Dubious deals between Slovak and Italian nuclear waste companies

Two contracts were concluded during Smer governments.


28. jun
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