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“It shows how necessary it is to cooperate; when the mayor and the head of the self-governing region have connections to government structures or structures of NRSR [parliament].”

“It shows how necessary it is to cooperate; when the mayor and the head of the self-governing region have connections to government structures or structures of NRSR [parliament].”

PM Robert Fico explains why it was easy to agree on deducting the €17.5 million debt of Žilina, where both mayor and governor are members of Smer.

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Opposition fails to recall Education Minister Lubyová

The reason was the dubious distribution of the state's stimuli for science and research.

Education Minister Martina Lubyová (SNS nominee)

Brexit: Fulfilling the wishes of the dead

It is supposed to be honourable to respect the last wishes of the deceased. But is it also reasonable to sacrifice the life perspectives of those remaining?

Foreigners in Slovakia promote the ice hockey world championship

In videos, they tell fans from abroad that Slovakia has much to offer.

Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

Caregiver Dušan, a breadwinning father working in Austria, will earn €6,000 less this year

The Austrian government has cut down child benefits for Slovak parents working in Austria if their children live in Slovakia. The European Commission regards the measure to be discriminatory.

The Valach family