4 February 2016
Hungarians Protest Over Centralized Education

Some demonstrators see Viktor Orban's changes to the education system as another unwelcome step increasing direct state control over their lives.

22 January 2016
Hungarian Sentenced for Holocaust Denial

Budapest court sentences man who claimed Nobel Prize-winning author Imre Kertesz’s work ‘proved’ the Holocaust did not happen.


13 January 2016
Killers of Hungarian Roma Lose Final Appeal

Three men are serving life terms without parole for brutal murders, arson attacks in 2008-2009.

23 December 2015
Hungary, Latvia Stocks Buck EU Trend

Budapest and Riga bourses outshine many rivals in a poor year for European stock markets.

14 December 2015
Hundreds Protest Planned Statue of Hungarian Anti-Semite

Private group behind the statue, which includes people linked to the far-right Jobbik party, got state and municipal funding.

4 December 2015
Hungary Second State to Sue EU Over Migrant Quotas
Legal challenge coincides with ‘vitriolic’ government-sponsored anti-migrant ad campaign.
30 November 2015
Hungary Pressed to Reverse Refugee Laws

Council of Europe’s top rights official urges Budapest to scrap laws that criminalize migration.

30 November 2015
More Physical, Legal Barriers for Migrants
Migrants clashed with police on Macedonia’s southern border over the weekend.
26 November 2015
Hungarian Cops Red-Faced Over ‘Terror’ Raid Gone Wrong
Suspicious weapons, explosives turned out to be World War II memorabilia.
24 November 2015
Viktor Orban: ‘All Terrorists Are Basically Migrants’
Hungary’s premier says immigration and terrorism link ‘obvious,’ calls for greater EU border controls, vetting of migrants.



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