"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
It is enough to make your blood boil: when someone owes you money, or you are caught up in a dispute over a product or service. But have you
Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Budapest marking Hungary’s National Day and the failed anti-Soviet uprising of 1956.
The centenary of Robert Capa, one of the most influential modern war photographers is being celebrated in Budapest. Although he died in 1954, his
More than two decades after the fall of communism, Hungarian prosecutors have charged a former party official with war crimes.
Bela Biszku, 92, was
The Budapest Marathon took place on Sunday and the 28th edition of race had a special feel to it.
As part of a Unicef effort to promote
Hungary has been cracking down on its homeless people. Cities now have a law saying they can define areas where they aren’t allowed to stay, such as
Flip-flops, miniskirts and heavy make up have all been banned under a dress code introduced at Hungary’s Kaposvar University.
Many students have
What is the best way to reach out to youngsters, to encourage them to go to church and to live a Catholic life? Parish priest Zsolt Kövesdy from
Students stripped off in class to protest at a university’s strict new dress code.
Art undergraduates at Kaposvar University in southern Hungary
There is alarm among homeless people in Hungary over a new law passed this week that critics say criminalises sleeping rough in some areas.
Hungary has moved to stamp out resurgent anti-Semitism in the country.
In a recent incident bars of soap were nailed to the fence of a synagogue, a
Hockey legend Mike Vernon not only had a great career, but one that is arguably Hall of Fame worthy. The retired goaltender won the President’s
Cycling on a Danube-bridge, drinking in a ruin pub, partying at the Sziget festival, visiting the parliament building, sitting at the stairs of the
At least two people have died and 16 have been injured in a bus crash carrying a female basketball team in Hungary.
The victims are reportedly the
Three people have died in a multiple vehicle pileup on a motorway in Hungary.
Thirty three people were injured, 18 seriously.
The crash involved
A solar powered train transports tourists inside a nature reserve with minimal intrusion on the ecosystem. The vehicle is said to be the first of its
A new Hungarian airline is hoping to fill the gap in the market left by the collapse of the country’s national flag carrier Malev last year.
Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban has ordered an inquiry concerning the deaths of eight premature babies in Miskolc county hospital in the north
Laszlo Csatary goes to his grave without being brought to justice for the wartime atrocities he was accused of carrying out.
A 99-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect, Hungarian Laszlo Csatary, has died while awaiting trial, his lawyer said.
Csatary died in a Hungarian