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Hungary's Budapest marathon goes ahead despite coronavirus fears
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European Commission widens its horizons in crackdown on corruption and abuse of law
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Hungary calls for EU's Jourova to quit over 'sick democracy' comment
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Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic 'oppose EU's new migration pact'
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Fans shrug off health fears ahead of Super Cup
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Hungary, UEFA taking big risk having fans at Super Cup final says health expert
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New EU Migration Pact requires member states to take more migrants from frontline nations
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Air bridges: Portugal and Hungary added to England's quarantine list
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Coronavirus: Hungary and Poland see record casesHungary and Poland are the latest countries to see record cases, as Europe grapples with a second wave.
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Hungary broke EU law by forcing out university, says European CourtThe top EU court rules against Orban government over rules affecting Central European University.
EU court says Hungary ban on Soros' college illegalBRUSSELS: Europe's top court on Tuesday overturned the law Hungary used to close a college founded by George Soros, in the latest clash between the EU and its increasingly authoritarian member. Soros,..
'Experimental rabbits' or 'safe' - Super Cup final allowing fans sparks rival views in HungaryThe Hungarian government insists it is "safe" for fans to attend Thursday's Super Cup between Bayern Munich and Sevilla despite opposition saying they will be "experimental rabbits".
Liam Fox hopes for more EU support as Hungary breaks ranks on WTO chief voteUK World Trade Organisation nominee Liam Fox is hoping to snare further European Union votes as the bloc showed signs of a split over who should be the next director general. The ex-international trade..
Hungary PM Orban endorses US President Trump in Nov. electionHungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday endorsed Donald Trump's reelection bid for the U.S. presidency, saying his rival Democrats have forced a "moral imperialism" on the world that illiberal..
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Hungary: Protesters rally against university 'takeover' in BudapestDemonstrators say a government-selected board will ruin the autonomy of a top arts university.
Samsung’s Galaxy S20 is receiving Note 20 features with new One UI updateThe Galaxy S20 series (pictured) released earlier this year. | Photo by Brennan King / The Verge The latest version of Samsung’s One UI software, which was announced alongside the Galaxy Note 20..
Hungarian opposition unites to challenge PM Orban in 2022BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's six main opposition parties will form an alliance for the 2022 election and, if they manage to unseat premier Viktor Orban, would aim to govern in a coalition, they said..
Desperate state of Bulgaria reflects poorly on EU principlesThe rule-of-law crisis that has convulsed the European Union in recent years has mainly focused on “democratic back-sliding” in Hungary and Poland ,as ruling parties in those states have sought to..
Hungary's Index journalists walk out over sackingMore than 70 staff resign at top independent site Index, in a row over media freedom.
Lewis Hamilton wins in Hungary with Max Verstappen second after crashLewis Hamilton wins Hungarian Grand Prix for the eighth time with Max Verstappen second following pre-race crash.
Lewis Hamilton takes record 90th career pole in HungaryFormula One world champion Lewis Hamilton celebrated a record-extending and “surreal” 90th career pole position on Saturday after a dominant Mercedes one-two in Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying...
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Ferrari bring forward car upgrades for Styrian Grand PrixFerrari will introduce car upgrades at this weekend's Styrian Grand Prix, having originally scheduled them for the subsequent race in Hungary.
Hungary’s Orban derides ‘liberal imperialism’ after new EU court defeatHungary’s nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban has railed against “liberal imperialism” after the European Union’s highest court handed his government its second legal defeat in a matter of..
Coronavirus: Hungary votes to end Viktor Orban emergency powersOpposition groups fear Prime Minister Viktor Orban has greatly expanded his powers amid the crisis.
Hungary’s parliament revokes emergency powers invoked by Orban govtDeputies in the Hungarian parliament passed a law on Tuesday to withdraw the special powers granted to...
Hungary's parliament revokes government's special powers as virus ebbsHungary's parliament on Tuesday revoked special powers granted to Prime Minister Viktor Orban's government to tackle the coronavirus pandemic as the number of cases dwindles and the focus shifts to..
Transgender couple in limbo as Hungary bans changes to identity papersFor Hungarian transgender couple Tamara Csillag and Elvira Angyal life is on hold, their wedding postponed, and they are angry.
Hungary, Croatia to lift border restrictions from FridayHungary and Croatia will lift restrictions on cross-border travel from Friday as the novel coronavirus pandemic has subsided and remains under control in both countries, Hungarian foreign minister..
Laid off Hungarians turn to truck driving, carrot pickingZoltan Wetter worked in restaurants for over two decades before the coronavirus pandemic cost him his job. With no savings, the 38-year-old chef from the town of Erd in Hungary took the first..
Czechs drop travel restrictions for Austria, Germany, Hungary from noon on FridayThe Czech government agreed to fully open its borders with neighbours Austria and Germany and allow unrestricted travel to and from Hungary from noon on Friday, Prime Minister Andrej Babis said.
Czechs to free up travel with Germany, Austria, Hungary on Friday: CTK agencyThe Czech government will drop restrictions on travel to and from Austria, Germany and Hungary on Friday, Prime Minister Andrej Babis was quoted as saying on Thursday.
One century on, Hungarians still feel World War One 'injustice'For Laszlo Petrik, an ethnic Hungarian living on the Slovak side of the River Danube, the treaty after World War One which led to Europe's maps being re-drawn stirs up strong feelings.
The 100-year wound that Hungary cannot forgetHungary lost two-thirds of its territory in the 1920 Trianon treaty and now aims to revive its past.
F1 will start with 2 races at the Austrian GP in JulyPARIS (AP) — Formula One will finally get underway with back-to-back races at the Austrian Grand Prix in July as part of an eight-race European swing. The Red Bull Ring in Spielberg will host races..
On banks of Danube, Hungary and South Korea mourn victims of boat accidentOfficials from Hungary and South Korea held a minute's silence and threw white flowers onto the waters of the Danube on Friday, marking the first anniversary of a boat accident which killed 25 South..
Hungary, Slovenia allow travel by citizens between the two countriesHungary and Slovenia eased coronavirus border restrictions on Thursday to allow travel by their citizens between the two countries, their foreign ministers told a joint press conference at the border.
Hungarian PM's power to rule by decree to end on June 20: governmentHungary aims to lift a state of emergency spurred by the coronavirus crisis on June 20, its justice minister said on Tuesday, as the government prepared a bill ending the power to rule by decree which..
Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic to mutually open bordersHungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic will open their borders to each others' citizens from midnight on Tuesday, with some conditions, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in a statement.
Hungary to end state of emergency on June 20: justice ministerHungary's government expects to end a state of emergency on June 20, Justice Minister Judit Varga said on her Facebook page on Tuesday as the government prepared to submit a bill ending its emergency..
Migrants stuck in Hungary can take walks after 'transit zones' shutPale, thin but in high spirits, Yemeni engineering student Wesam Al-Hadrami emerged from the unlocked gate of a new migrant centre in Hungary on Friday to take his first walk after nine months of..
Hungary tightens asylum rules as it ends migrant detention zonesHungary shut so-called migrant transit zones on its borders on Thursday, freeing some 300 refugees from prison-like conditions while at the same time hardening rules which will effectively bar future..
Hungary scrapping migrant detention zones at border after EU court rulingHungary has begun to scrap border transit zones where asylum seekers were held while authorities reviewed their applications after a European court ruling that deemed the practice unlawful, Prime..
Hungary to scrap border zones for holding asylum seekers after EU court ruling: PM aideHungary will scrap border transit zones where asylum seekers were held while authorities reviewed their applications after a European court ruling that deemed the practice unlawful, Prime Minister..
Hungary outlaws changing birth gender on documentsThe government says the law will eliminate legal uncertainty, but trans people fear discrimination.
Hungary rejects EU court ruling on asylum-seekers held at borderHungary will not accept a ruling by the European Union's top court that four asylum-seekers stuck in a transit zone on the Hungarian-Serbian border should be released, a security aide to Prime Minister..
Hungary and Slovenia aim to reopen border by June 1: ministerHungary and Slovenia have agreed on a road map towards a gradual reopening of their border by June 1, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto wrote on his Facebook page on Monday.
Orban's government expects emergency powers to end by early JuneThe government of Hungary's nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban expects that much-criticised emergency powers it adopted in response to the coronavirus pandemic will end by early June, his chief of..
Hungary government to propose giving up emergency powers on May 26Hungary's government will submit a proposal to parliament on May 26 to end its special coronavirus emergency powers, hirtv.hu quoted Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff as saying late on..
Hungary to start easing coronavirus curbs in capital from MondayHungary will start lifting coronavirus restrictions in Budapest from Monday, though residents returning to shops or travelling on public transport will have to wear face masks, officials said on..
Hungary to start lifting lockdown in Budapest from Monday: PM OrbanHungary will gradually lift coronavirus restrictions in Budapest from Monday, two weeks after it ended the lockdown in the rest of the country, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Saturday.
Austrian borders with Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary to reopen June 15Austria's borders with the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary will fully reopen on June 15, the interior ministry said on Saturday, extending an easing of border controls to its eastern neighbours..
I'll give up pandemic decree power this month, Hungary's Orban saysHungary's nationalist prime minister, Viktor Orban, said on Friday he expected to renounce a set of much-criticised emergency powers to fight the coronavirus this month.
Hungary ruling in Roma segregation case 'unfair': PM OrbanHungarian Prime Minister Victor Orban on Friday said a Supreme Court ruling awarding damages to schoolchildren from the Roma minority who were put in separate classes was unfair and pledged to change..
EU rules asylum seekers on Hungary border have been 'detained', should be releasedThe European Union's top court ruled on Thursday that four asylum seekers stuck in a transit zone on the Hungarian-Serbian border had effectively been detained and that a local court should release..