"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
"Elections come and go but Gambia remains. There are rules governing the campaign and all aspiring candidates have the rules."
""It was a case like that. It opened like this. And the money was inside.""
Voting continues in Hungary’s parliamentary elections, where opinion polls put Prime Minister Viktor Orban firmly ahead.
But whilst many predict
Hungarians took to the polling booths on Sunday in parliamentary elections which look set to hand incumbent Prime Minister Viktor Orban another four
Ahead of the vote opening early Sunday morning, the result appears like a foregone conclusion. Surveys show Fidesz on track to win a landslide
On Sunday, Hungarians go to the polls with new rules on the choosing of members of parliament. Since the change of regime in 1990, the election
This Sunday, voters are electing a new parliament in Hungary by a new set of rules. The right-wing Fidesz party currently in power could keep its
Parliamentary elections are to be held in Hungary on Sunday, April 6, the first vote to be subject to the new electoral law brought in 2012. Among
It was the turn of Hungary’s opposition parties to rally support in Budapest on Sunday ahead of next weekend’s general election.
In Hungary’s capital Budapest, tens of thousands of people marched in support of the government on Saturday in a so-called “peace march.”
A new metro line has opened in Budapest after decades of planning and construction.
The infrastructure project has been marred by political
A Hungarian citizen who lives or works abroad but still has a residence in Hungary, has to be registered in the electoral roll of the Hungarian
One of the biggest changes in the new Hungarian electoral system (link a választási háttércikkről) is that a person doesn’t have to have permanent
The Hungarian parliamentary elections in 2014 are the first to be held under the new electoral law, passed in December 2011. There are two main
Hungary’s far-right Jobbik party has held a pre-election rally in a former synagogue, much to the dismay of protesters from the country’s most
Hungary’s main Jewish organisation has voted to stay away from official Holocaust commemorations this year unless they more clearly show the role of
It is a deal that has divided Hungary.
As parliament backed controversial plans to expand the country’s only nuclear power plant, opposition Green
Hungary’s left-wing opposition parties organised a rally on Sunday in protest at a government deal with Russia to expand the country’s only nuclear
The Hungarian government has announced a third round of price cuts for household energy, just months before elections are due.
Utility prices have
Hungary is preparing for its first election under its controversial 2012 constitution.
President János Áder on Saturday said the poll would be
Moscow is to lend Budapest up to 10 billion euros in a nuclear cooperation agreement finalised during a visit to Russia by Hungarian Prime Minister