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“The problem of this faculty is that 85 percent of the teachers are women.”

“The problem of this faculty is that 85 percent of the teachers are women.”



Unencumbered by any modish notion of political correctness, Miroslav Mečár, rector of Trenčín University, explains what he thinks lies behind a controversy over ‘express diplomas’ allegedly handed out by his university.


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PM Fico wants Education Minister’s resignation

Education Minister Peter Plavčan has refused to leave, the Prime Minister demanding his resignation.

Education Minister Peter Plavčan

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Interior minister will not be prosecuted for corruption

The prosecutor’s office does not find his business with tax fraud suspect suspicious.

Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák