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Slovakia elects political novice as president
Andrej Kiska, a millionaire philanthropist, trounces current PM, Robert Fico, in run-off vote for the presidency.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 02:00 GMT
Slovakia set for presidential vote run-off
Second round will either cement ruling party's power with PM Robert Fico or usher in an independent Andrej Kiska.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2014 02:41 GMT
Slovaks vote in presidential elections
Current Prime Minister Fico is poised to win, sparking concern that one party could monopolise power.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2014 09:41 GMT
Greek workers storm German meeting
Protesters blame German lenders for forcing budget cuts in exchange for bailouts.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 12:53 GMT
Slovak opposition in landslide election win
Social Democrats rout the governing centre-right coalition by winning 60 of the 150 seats in parliament.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2012 12:04 GMT
Opposition projected to win Slovak elections
Opinion polls suggest Social Democrats poised to win as right-wing contenders are dogged by major bribery scandal.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2012 21:55 GMT
Slovak politicians reach EU bailout-fund deal
Deal reached to approve changes to EU bailout fund later this week, a day after rejection had brought down government.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 21:28 GMT
Opposition 'wins' Slovakia poll
Centre-right parties gain enough seats to form ruling coalition with chance to oust PM.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2010 14:08 GMT
Slovakia bars Hungary leader entry
Slovakia says president's visit will be "mere provocation" on historic day.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2009 19:48 GMT
Slovak left promises reforms
Slovakia's leftist Smer party has won parliamentary elections and promised a radical break with economic reforms.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2006 13:51 GMT
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