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Quote of the week

“These [austerity] measures will not affect 88 percent of people in Slovakia.”

“These [austerity] measures will not affect 88 percent of people in Slovakia.”

Prime Minister Robert Fico makes a bold claim in comments on the first 100 days of his government, and in particular on forthcoming austerity measures.

Top stories

What does a big fat Slovak wedding look like?

Eating cock meat or noodles with human milk used to be a part of a Slovak wedding, but to most couples today, having a candy bar or professional photographer is more important than observing traditions.

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The first Slovak satellite goes into orbit

After five years of construction, SkCUBE is ready to fly

Another salary negotiation at Volkswagen fails Photo

The strike continues, the representatives of the trade unions say it would be a mistake to give up.

Anti-extremist campaign: Together, there are more of us Photo

Activists launched a new anti-extremism campaign ahead of the autumn regional election in Banská Bystrica.

Together There Are More of Us campaign has been launched June 21, in front of the Banská Bystrica regional office.