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3 women drown rescuing dogs in Slovakia floods

BRATISLAVA: Three women drowned in a flash flood as they tried to rescue dogs from an inundated animal shelter in central Slovakia, the prime minister said. The women had responded to an emergency appeal issued Wednesday in the town of Revuca after heavy rain caused a river to burst its ...

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Bus crash in Slovakia kills 12 including children

BRATISLAVA: A crash between a truck and a passenger bus killed 12 people and injured 17 in western Slovakia on Wednesday, in the central European country’s deadliest road accident in a decade, Slovak fire and rescue services said. The accident occurred in rainy weather on a winding two-lane road near ...

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Slovakia elects first female president

SLOVAKIA-GN:Slovaks began voting to elect a new president with environmental lawyer Zuzana Caputova the favourite to win the poll, bucking a trend that has seen the rise of populist, anti-European Union politicians across the continent. Corruption and change have been the main themes ahead of the runoff vote, which takes ...

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