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“An accredited firm made the project and we always took it as a whole. We did not scrutinise each item.”

“An accredited firm made the project and we always took it as a whole. We did not scrutinise each item.”

Hnúšťa Mayor Michal Bagačka, a Smer MP, explains why the town paid nearly €8,000 for one bench when reconstructing the square.

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News digest: Slovakia gets a silver medal and a new UNESCO site

NCZI will check for vaccination among attendees of Pope-related events. Pro-vaccination gathering planned in Bratislava on Friday evening. Storm warnings this weekend.


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Wrapped up in a rainbow flag, Slovak singer Karin Ann performs "babyboy" on a national TV broadcaster in Poland.

Slovak Billie Eilish supports LGBTI people on live Polish TV

Sports, travel and culture stories about Slovakia in one place.


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The Nord Stream 2 pipeline is installed in Swedish waters.

US and Germany made a declaration on Nord Stream 2. Where does it leave Slovakia?

Slovakia’s official position to Nord Stream 2 has gone from slightly critical to silent, analyst says.


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