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“On billboards in southern Slovakia she smirks and appeals to the Slovak nation in Hungarian. That would be a tragedy,”

“On billboards in southern Slovakia she smirks and appeals to the Slovak nation in Hungarian. That would be a tragedy,”

Ján Slota, MP and chairman of the Slovak National Party, explaining why he believes Iveta Radičová should not become Slovakia's president.

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Bratislava growing high Photo

High-rise buildings sprouting up in Bratislava

Visualisation of the future skyline of Bratislava

People of Pezinok fighting against landfill again

Dispute over controversial Pezinok waste dump, which started 18 years ago, continues.

The controversial landfill site in Pezinok

Crisis ends in Danko’s defeat

Education minister steps down following Fico’s call, Danko not ruling out he might leave politics.

Former education minister Peter Plavčan and PM Robert Fico on July 24.

First Slovak woman crossed the English Channel

Before her, only six Slovak men had managed to complete the difficult swim.