12 January 2018
A Surprising Role Model for European Politicians Premium

Far from being Brussels’ darling, Viktor Orban has, however, endeared himself to some European leaders who admire his pragmatism and political know-how.

By Martin Ehl
12 January 2018
Europe’s Illiberal States
Why are Hungary and Poland turning away from constitutional democracy? From The Conversation.
By Stephen I Pogany
21 December 2017
Millionth ‘Ethnic Hungarian’ Receives Citizenship Premium

Ruling party’s push to extend citizenship and voting rights to ancestral Hungarians reaches a milestone.

8 December 2017
EU Takes Central European Trio to Court Over Migrant Quotas Premium

The court proceedings signal Brussel’s willingness to enforce the policy, but EU Council chief Donald Tusk has called the furore ‘divisive.’ 

7 December 2017
Far-Right Hungarian MEP Charged with Espionage for Russia Premium

Bela Kovacs said he would quit his party Jobbik in order to avoid the case being used as a political tool in the upcoming elections.

22 November 2017
George Soros Addresses Hungary’s ‘Soros Plan’ campaign Premium

Billionaire has said the ‘hate-mongering campaign’ was designed to ‘distract’ Hungarian voters from government corruption, and dire conditions in health care and education.

6 November 2017
Foreign Film Studios Flock to Hungary Premium

Hungary has reinvented itself as a premiere film production destination – success that has been spilling over to the local film industry.

16 October 2017
Hungary Positions Itself as Defender of the Faithful Premium

Europe is failing its duty to protect the world’s threatened Christians, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said.

4 October 2017
Candidate’s Exit Sends Hungary’s Left into Disarray Premium

Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s Fidesz party on course to dominate elections next spring.

3 October 2017
Battle over Civil Society Brews in Central Europe Premium

Critics worry that civil society restrictions are the new normal, but Poland and Hungary say they are simply legislating for much needed reform.



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Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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