School says it has satisfied demands of a new law, but the government keeps toying with an institution it regards as a bastion of liberalism.
Independent elected mayor in a town seen as staunchly loyal to the ruling Fidesz party.
Although expected, the decision raises questions about how effective EU bodies are in upholding a commitment to common values.
Hungary-watchers have been saying for years that EU funds are being spent enriching Orban’s inner circle.
Czech Republic says big farmers must be protected; Hungary and Poland mull bigger contributions to EU budget.
Those willing and able to emulate the most despicable enemies of a free press are a dime a dozen.
Country accepted 1,300 people last year in face of government’s official anti-Muslim and anti-migrant line.
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