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"The minister had forgotten that our ministry was not the contracting party in this case."

"The minister had forgotten that our ministry was not the contracting party in this case."

Transport ministry spokesman Ľubomír Karásek explains why Minister Ľubomír Vážny would not, after all,
reveal the terms of a €716-million contract, despite his promise to do so a month ago.

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News digest: Green passes to be launched on Saturday, minister asks people not to sign up right away

Three other Delta variant cases confirmed in Slovakia. Travelling within the EU should be easier thanks to Green Passes. People in tourism optimistic about the upcoming season.


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Marian Kocner and his lawyer at the Supreme Court

The wrong way to put things right

Overturning not-guilty verdicts, especially in cases as emotive as the Kuciak murder trial, is a very bad idea.


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In 2020, the National Cybersecurity Centre was involved in investigating 450 ransom attacks.

North Koreans and Russians. How did hackers target Slovakia?

The security authority reported hundreds of attacks over the past year.


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First Delta variant case confirmed in Slovakia

The labs confirmed the strain in a positive sample from a person who returned from Russia.


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