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News Slovakia » Religion: Religious composition of Slovakia 2010-2050, by affiliation

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Publicated on: Saturday 17 August 2019

* Less than 10,000 adherents of other religions, Judaism, and Hinduism in all years. Less than 10,000 Buddhists and adherents of folk religions from 2010 to 2030. Less than 10,000 Muslims in 2010. ** ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Dedication of first Torah scroll in Slovakia since Holocaust

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Publicated on: hursday 05 September 2019

The Jewish community in Bratislava, formerly Pressburg, was the largest in Slovakia, serving as the country's religious and political center. About 15,000 Jews lived in Bratislava in 1930, about 12% ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Once the same nation, the Czech Republic and Slovakia look very different religiously

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Publicated on: Wednesday 02 January 2019

On Jan. 1, 1993, Czechoslovakia peacefully split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia, an event sometimes called the “Velvet Divorce.” But despite having been one nation for roughly 75 years, the two ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Slovakia's new president takes aim at China's rights record

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Publicated on: Wednesday 10 July 2019

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia’s new president ... Europe have steered clear of criticizing China’s record on freedom of speech, its treatment of religious and ethnic minorities and other issues.

News Slovakia » Religion: Can artificial intelligence help stop religious violence?

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Publicated on: uesday 30 October 2018

Their model contains thousands of agents representing different ethnicities, races and religions. Norway and Slovakia are trialling the tech to tackle tensions that can arise when Muslim immigrants ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Catholic priest in Slovakia challenges celibacy rules

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Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

A priest in Slovakia is challenging the Roman Catholic Church’s celibacy rules in a rare instance of dissent in the conservative religious stronghold in Central and Eastern Europe. The Rev. Michal ...

News Slovakia » Religion: The AI that could help predict religious violence

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Publicated on: Wednesday 31 October 2018

An AI system is being trialled in Norway and Slovakia to see if it can predict and prevent religious violence. The software, created by researchers at Oxford University, is modelled on human society ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Czechs are less religious than Slovaks

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Publicated on: uesday 01 January 2019


News Slovakia » Religion: Pair ‘plotted honour killing’ of ‘porn star’ relative who denounced Islam

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Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

Mohammed Patman, 54, and Darya Khan Safi, 49, are facing extradition to Slovakia where they face charges of planning to kidnap and murder their target. The two Afghans travelled to Europe to find ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Afghan Woman Kidnapped, Killed for 'Renouncing Islam, Becoming a Porn Star'

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Publicated on: Sunday 08 September 2019

Mohammed Patman, 54, and Darya Khan Safi, 49, are accused of tracking Patman's 25-year-old daughter with a view to assassinating her after she moved to work in Slovakia with her husband at his adult ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Pair arrested over ‘plot to kill female relative who renounced Islam’

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Publicated on: Wednesday 04 September 2019

The pair, who are both originally from Afghanistan, are wanted by the authorities in Slovakia over allegations that they have been conspiring to murder a 25-year-old female relative working there. The ...

News Slovakia » Religion: Here's What CD Projekt Red Really Said About Religion in Cyberpunk 2077

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Publicated on: uesday 23 July 2019

A Polish interview for Cyberpunk 2077 that was recently translated into English claimed CD Projekt Red would depict real religions in Cyberpunk 2077, even if the depictions were offensive. That ...