Hungary is a country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) in the Carpathian Basin, it borders Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west. With about 10 million inhabitants, Hungary is a medium-sized member state of the European Union. The official language is Hungarian, which is the most widely spoken Uralic language in the world. Hungary's capital and its largest city and metropolis is Budapest. Other major urban areas include Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs and Győr.
A European panel of constitutional law experts indicated on Monday it could lift objections to a new Hungarian court system, if Hungary passes amendments presented to parliament last week that would.. Reuters - Published
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarians want strong new leaders for Europe and a "fresh start" to halt the continent's decline amid Muslim immigration, Hungary's populist prime minister said Friday as he.. WorldNews - Published
Hundreds of foreign jihadist fighters held in Syria represent a "time bomb" and could escape and threaten the West unless countries do more to take them back, the Kurdish-led, U.S.-backed authorities..
Support for a strike that last week shut Audi’s massive Hungarian plant increased over the weekend, according to unions. As David Pollard reports, the disruption in supplies has also led to a halt in..
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday that he wanted European Parliament elections in May to give Europe "strong leaders" who would strengthen nation states "so that Europe once again.. Reuters - Published
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban still needs to do more to avoid the expulsion of his anti-immigration Fidesz party from the main European conservative group, its leader was quoted on Friday as.. Reuters - Published
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday said that in upcoming European Parliament elections he wanted a new beginning for Europe, "ending the nightmares of a United States of Europe, so Europe.. Reuters - Published
By Marton Dunai BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has written letters of apology to European politicians who called for the expulsion of his Fidesz party from the main European.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Advertisement BRUSSELS (AP) — Hungary's prime minister has apologized for calling some of his allies in the European Parliament "useful idiots," but continues to face demands that he and his.. WorldNews - Published
Hungary's Central European University could receive a helping hand from one of Europe's top technical colleges to continue its international degree programs, which may begin to defuse a growing.. Reuters - Published
Hungary's pro-government media continued to publish anti-EU messages on Wednesday despite a promise by a government official to halt the campaign during talks with a center-right European grouping on.. Reuters - Published
The leader of the main conservative faction in the European Parliament said he tried to keep Hungary's ruling Fidesz party in the group with an offer to resolve a dispute over a university which says.. Reuters - Published
A meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has not resolved problems threatening the expulsion from the European People's Party (EPP) of his Fidesz party, a senior EPP leader said on Tuesday. Reuters - Published
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban was due to hold crunch talks on Tuesday with the head of the European Parliament's main conservative group which has threatened to expel his party over his anti-EU.. Reuters - Published
The leader of the main center-right party in the European Parliament, Manfred Weber, said he aims to talk to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban soon to warn him he is on course to be excluded from.. Reuters - Published
Staff members of the historic Hungarian Academy of Sciences said their academic freedom has been threatened by a new deal giving the nationalist government influence over its research institutions. Reuters - Published