An estimated 20,000 Hungarians have taken part in rallies in central Budapest, upholding the traditional way to commemorate their 1848 revolution against the…
The humanitarian organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) – also known as Doctors Without Borders – has given more details after alleging that Hungarian border police have been systematically abusi
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily news stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban has offered to open up his country to refugees – but only those seeking sanctuary from the liberal policies of western…
Thousands of business visas were issued by Hungary’s embassy in Moscow in 2013 without proper checks, according to an internal report of the Hungarian foreign ministry…
The price tag of staging a global multi-sport event always divides the citizens of the country or city involved.
A movement of young Hungarian activists have launched a campaign for the cancellation of Budapest's bid for the Olympic Games in 2024, pointing out the cost of the event and the risk of corruption.
Hungary has ruled out resubmitting a law to ban the resettlement of migrants after parliament narrowly rejected the plan this week.
The parliament in Hungary has narrowly rejected a plan to ban the resettlement of migrants.
Speaking to crowds at a ceremony to mark the 60th anniversary of Hungary's uprising, the prime minister said freedom depends on the nation state
Hungarian opposition journalists take shelter in homeless magazine, saying the government shut their newspaper down.
The constitutional amendment proposed by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will be presented to parliament by Monday (October 10).
Both Brussels and Budapest are claiming victory over the migrant quotas referendum – the former the low turnout, the latter that a majority voted against the EU, leaving both sides at…
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Hungary has just announced plans to subsidise electric cars, but at the same time is blocking the installation of new wind turbines.
Campaigning in Hungary is in full swing ahead of a referendum this Sunday on EU refugee quotas.
Hungary’s government has launched its “information campaign” ahead of the country’s upcoming referendum on refugees.
To arrest historic population decline Hungary is paying couples generously to have children and build homes. But is the ruling Fidetz party feathering its own nest while cutting out the poor and immig
We spoke to Katalin Novák, the Hungarian State Secretary for the Family.
We have a talk with political analyst and the Director of the Political Capital Institute Peter Kreko
Hungary’s government has been forced into a u-turn and is scrapping a ban on Sunday trading. The opposition Socialists had been pushing for a
At a German lesson in a Hungarian school half of the students were missing and it wasn’t because of a flu bug. It was a response to a Facebook event
Russian President Vladimir Putin has welcomed Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban to Moscow.
Hungary says controversial plans to create a new EU border force, which could intervene in a country without its permission, would violate “national
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is aiming for a third term in a row after declaring he’s ready to lead his Fidesz party in 2018 elections. His
Colleen Bell, the US ambassador to Hungary, spoke of her country’s concerns – corruption, decline of freedom of the press, xenophobic characterisations of refugees - during her speech on Wednesday at the Corvinus University in Budapest.
Hungary’s first democratically elected president Árpád Göncz, has died aged 93. He was elected twice by parliament and is credited with steering the
Hungary’s parliament has passed a new law saying the country’s army could now shoot at refugees with rubber bullets and tear gas grenades, so-called
Hungarian troops have been preparing to help enforce new laws aimed at securing the Serbian border. The soldiers will backstop the new fence Hungary