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New Budapest Sports Park Named After Legendary Footballer Kubala.

Work has started to build a sports park named after football legend Lászlo Kubala in Budapest's 13th district. Lászlo Kubala was a forward who played for clubs in Czechoslovakia and Spain. FC Barcelona's fans elected Kubala, who died in 2000, as the club's best player of all time.

- The Budapest Sun - HU

ISRO's PSLV-38 blasts off with 31 satellites.

Other than the Cartosat-2 series satellite, the PSLV is carrying 29 nano satellites from 14 countries - Austria, Belgium, Chile, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, the United Kingdom and the United States of America besides a nano satellite from India.

- Rediff.com - IN

EU migration to Britain falls sharply: study.

The number of people moving to Britain from Eastern Europe has fallen by around a third since the Brexit vote, according to a study released Wednesday that suggested the plunge in the pound could be to blame. The study focused on eight countries that became part of the EU in 2004: Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, ...

- Yahoo! News - US

England Under-21s can go all the way, says winger Gray.

England Under-21 winger Demarai Gray insists his side have proven their tournament-winning potential after demolishing hosts Poland to secure their place in the European Championship semi-finals on Thursday. Gray handed the Young Lions an early lead before a second-half tap-in by substitute Jacob Murphy and successfully ...

- City AM - UK

Economy: The Slovak Republic’s strong economy opens opportunities to invest in the future.

The Slovak Republic continues exhibiting robust economic performance, according to the new OECD Economic Survey: Slovak Republic. However, policymakers should take advantage of the current situation to enact reforms that will further increase living standards and foster inclusiveness among all Slovaks.

- OECD - US

EU migration to Britain falls sharply: study.

THE number of people moving to Britain from Eastern Europe has fallen by around a third since the Brexit vote, according to a study released?Wednesday that suggested the plunge in the pound could be to blame. The study focused on eight countries that became part of the EU in 2004: Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Salzburg Forum Ministers Discuss Migration, Security In Budapest.

Members of the ministerial conference of the Salzburg Forum held in Budapest discussed issues around migration, border control and security. The Salzburg Forum partnership was launched on an Austrian initiative in 2000 and its members are Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and ...

- The Budapest Sun - HU

These New Cyber-Weapons Could Topple Power Grids.

The forced shutdown of one-fifth of the Ukrainian capital's power grid last December was caused by a new Russian cyber-weapon called CrashOverride, according to a new report by an American cybersecurity firm. The weapon, with modifications, could be used to target the United States' power grid as well, Dragos' threat ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Volkswagen Slovakia hit by first strike for wage hike.

Volkswagen Slovakia hit by first strike for wage hike...

- MENAFN - JO

VW's Slovak workers strike over pay, denting production.

BRATISLAVA - Workers at Volkswagen's Slovak plants went on strike on Tuesday over demands for a bigger wage rise, hitting a key part of the central European country's manufacturing output.

- Reuters - US

Hungary's Orban: No chance of EU-wide migration policy.

Hungary's PM, Viktor Orban, said Monday in Warsaw that he sees no chance of a single European migration policy. His comments came at a meeting, ahead of the EU summit on Thursday, between prime ministers of Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. Orban said he opposes the single ...

- EU Observer - EU

England Under-21s hold nerve to win and boost Euro hope

England Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd hailed his courageous Young Lions after they staged a second-half fightback to beat Slovakia 2-1 and boost their hopes of qualifying for the knockout phase of the European Championship. Staring down the barrel of elimination after trailing to a Martin Chien header, England stormed back ...

- City AM - UK

Boothroyd: Slovakia is must-win for England Under-21s

England Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd insists his side have no margin for error when they face Slovakia in their second European Championship clash at the Kielce City Stadion on Tuesday. The Young Lions drew their opening tussle of the competition with holders Sweden on Friday, while Slovakia beat hosts Poland to propel ...

- City AM - UK

Nottingham Challengers: Johanna Konta defeats Magdalena Rybarikova 6-2, 7-5 to enter finals

Top seed Johanna Konta reached the final of the Nottingham grasscourt tournament on Saturday with a 6-2 7-5 win over Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova. The post Nottingham Challengers: Johanna Konta defeats Magdalena Rybarikova 6-2, 7-5 to enter finals appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Top seed Konta wins Nottingham semi-final

NOTTINGHAM, June 17 ― Top seed Johanna Konta reached the final of the Nottingham grass court tournament today with a 6-2 7-5 win over Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova. Tomorrow the British number one will play either Lucie Safarova of the Czech...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Czech sculptor Olbram Zoubek dies at age 91

PRAGUE " Sculptor Olbram Zoubek, an artist known for taking a death mask of a Charles University student who burned himself to death to protest the 1968 Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia, has died at age 91.The Culture...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

AUDI Q7 3.0L first generation, a symbol of luxury and style

Released in 2005, AUDI Q7 first generation was assembled in Slovakia, India and Russia, until launch of the second generation in 2015. The Q7 generation 1 is still a symbol of luxury and style

- Daily Monitor - UG

Slovakian Days In The Central Market Hall

The Hall and Market Management of the Municipality of Budapest and the Slovakian Tourism Agency will host the Slovakian Days together for the seventh time.

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Slovak Foreign Minister elected as President of 72nd session of the General Assembly

The United Nations General Assembly today elected by acclamation Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák of Slovakia as President of its upcoming 72nd session.

- UN - INT

Slovak Foreign Minister elected as President of 72nd session of the General Assembly

The United Nations General Assembly today elected by acclamation Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcák of Slovakia as President of its upcoming 72nd session.

- UN - INT

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