Most commonly-used drugs
Today, among adults, cannabis is the most commonly-used drug in Hungary, particularly among teenagers. Cannabis is usually
Since July 2013, Hungary has a new Penal Code that will significantly tighten penalties for drug-related crimes...
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
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
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
It is hard to tell exactly when Sziget, one of the largest music and cultural festivals in Europe, actually begins: in recent years organisers have
Romania is taking action to put an end to the confusion between its capital city and Budapest, the capital of Hungary.
The two capital cities have
The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that the banning of a Hungarian far-right nationalist group by a Budapest court was legal.
Way back in 2004, when most of Europe was not worried about budget deficits, Hungary was in trouble.
As it joined the EU, Brussels decreed
“Death to the Jews!” “Auschwitz isn’t this way!” “We’re taking you to a free campsite, with heating!” “No return ticket!”
Slogans like these were
As the last opposition radio station in Budapest loses its licence, many fear the country is slipping from a liberal, to an authoritarian state. The
A huge number of middle class Hungarians are sinking in debt repayments, after taking out private loans in Swiss francs.
While the government is
Hungary’s populist right-wing government is causing democratic discomfort all over Europe: a new media law squeezes press freedom; pension funds are
Behind every cartoon are hours and hours of hard work. And it is not just creating the animation, there is also the issue of funding. Numerous forums
Hungary’s Roma people have their own particular problems compared with others of that community elsewhere in central and eastern Europe. A big
Slovakia’s big Hungarian minority is at the heart of arguments between Budapest and Bratislava.