"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
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The Japanese judoka have dominated the world championships so far but the winds of change finally arrived yesterday when Germany took home a surprise gold in the…
Day three of the world championships in Budapest saw a goliath battle for the women’s under 57 kilogram division.
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Vladamir Putin visits Hungary to attend the world judo championships and to meet Viktor Orban
Happy Birthday Judo. 65 Years together.
The sport has grown up and become an adult.
To celebrate its anniversary, The International Judo
Band's get ready to perform at day three of Budapest’s 25th Sziget festival.
Sziget is one of the highlights on the European music festival scene
Two polar bear cubs named Beliy and Seriy have been given ice cubes at Budapest Zoo to keep them cool in the sizzling heat.
Temperatures reached 38
The European Court of Justice will reject a case brought by Hungary and Slovakia, that the EU migrant quota system is not legal, according to a preliminary opinion by advocate general Yves…
The top EU court's adviser says a case brought by Slovakia and Hungary challenging the mandatory relocation of asylum seekers across the bloc should be dismissed
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Saturday that Budapest would defend Poland as the European Union threatens Warsaw with sanctions
Israeli and Hungarian PMs focus on joint concerns during visit to synagogue
Israel's prime minister caught making undiplomatic remarks in closed-door session with central European leaders.
Europe should better appreciate Israel's key role in Middle Eastern stability, leaders of four central European nations said on Wednesday.
Benjamin Netanyah is seeking to strenghten Israel’s ties with countries who will defend its interests.
World Aquatics Championships opening ceremony
Several hundred yoga enthusiasts gathered in Budapest’s biggest square to usher the United Nations International Yoga Day into the Hungarian
Eleven men are charged with human trafficking and torture over the deaths of 71 migrants who suffocated in the back of an abandoned lorry in 2015.
Critics say the move aims to crack down on dissent and to stigmatize as 'unpatriotic' those groups backed by Western donors such as George Soros.
Hungary's parliament has approved a new law targeting foreign-funded non-governmental organisations.