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“The quick and unprecedented dismissal that was not clearly explained to him or church members is a test of humility and loyalty for everybody concerned.”

“The quick and unprecedented dismissal that was not clearly explained to him or church members is a test of humility and loyalty for everybody concerned.”

Ján Figeľ, chair of the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH), reacts to the dismissal of Róbert Bezák, the archbishop of Trnava, by the Vatican on July 2.

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Scrapping the amnesties to be discussed in fast-track proceeding

The governmental proposal may be adopted on March 30.

Parliament discusses the laws intended to scrap the Mečiar amnesties.

We were joking before the trip, women from the first transport to Auschwitz recall Video

On March 25, Slovakia marked 75 years since the first transport of Jews to the Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz.

EU opens e-payment market to IT giants

People should benefit from stronger competition, faster and cheaper payments and higher security.

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Mendoza: A news story can change the world

Every journalist has the responsibility to take a story beyond their daily beat, says Martha Mendoza, one of the team of four women who won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for their “Seafood from Slaves”…

Martha Mendoza