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A Michelin-starred meal on a Ferris wheel
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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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Hungary border closure draws criticism from Brussels
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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.
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 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..
Hungary could end emergency powers in late June: top Orban aideIndefinite emergency powers obtained by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban to fight the coronavirus crisis could be retracted in late June depending on the evolution of the pandemic, his chief of..
Hungary flags some easing of virus restrictions in Budapest next weekHungary's government is considering some easing of restrictions to contain the spread of coronavirus in Budapest from next week due to a decline in the number of infections, Prime Minister Viktor..
Hungary summons Nordic diplomats over rule-by-decree rowHungary summoned the ambassadors of four Nordic countries on Monday over their countries' criticism of a controversial law that empowers Prime Minister Viktor Orban to act by decree against the novel..
Hungary PM warns of potential second coronavirus wave in October-NovemberHungary needs to prepare for a potential second wave of coronavirus cases in October and November after a likely slowdown in the outbreak's infection rate in the summer, the prime minister told state..
Hungary's Sziget and other festivals cancelled, schools stay shutHungary's government on Thursday said events with more than 500 participants cannot be held until Aug. 15, wiping off the calendar several large international festivals that normally draw hundreds of..
Hungarian schools to remain closed until end of May: governmentSchools in Hungary will remain closed until the end of May and events with more than 500 participants cannot be held until Aug. 15, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff Gergely Gulyas said on..
Hungary eases coronavirus restrictions outside BudapestHungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Wednesday lifted some restrictions outside Budapest imposed to contain the coronavirus outbreak, saying shops and restaurant terraces will be allowed to reopen..
Hungary to ease lockdown restrictions, Magyar Nemzet saysHungary's government plans to ease the lockdown that has kept the country's businesses shut and residents mostly at home since mid-March, according to the pro-government newspaper Magyar Nemzet, which..
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Serbia reopens border crossings for Hungarian commutersSerbia and Hungary have agreed to reopen three checkpoints on their border from Thursday morning to allow access for commuter workers, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said.
Poland, Hungary scolded for flouting 'European values' during pandemicThe European Union's (EU) legislature rebuked nationalist-ruled members Poland and Hungary on Friday for flouting "European values" by pressing ahead with an election and assuming extra powers..
Hungary extends national lockdown to contain spread of coronavirusHungary is extending lockdown measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus by one week from Saturday, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff said at a media conference on Thursday.
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Hungary's 'real test' yet to come, PM says, as coronavirus cases jumpHungary needs more ventilators and intensive care hospital beds as part of its efforts to weather the coronavirus crisis, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday, as the government reported the..
Hungary reports biggest daily rise in coronavirus casesHungary's confirmed coronavirus cases have increased by 210 to 1,190, the single largest daily increase since the outbreak of the virus, government data showed on Friday.
EU must keep pressure on Hungary, Poland on rule of law: French officialThe European Commission must keep putting political pressure on Hungary and Poland regarding the rule of law in both countries, a French official said on Wednesday, adding that financial pressure could..
Living on margins, Hungary's Roma feel especially exposed to coronavirusLeaders of Hungary's Roma people said on Tuesday the coronavirus pandemic posed a grave threat to the already precarious status of the marginalised minority, with many Roma feeling abandoned by the..
Hungary to unveil pandemic fund on Saturday, detailed plans on TuesdayHungary will introduce a new pandemic fund on Saturday and work out the details of the country's biggest economic stimulus package by Tuesday, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said, adding that the plans..
Kill the virus, not democracy - EU tells HungaryThe European Commission told Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Thursday that emergency powers he has assumed to combat the coronavirus outbreak risk upending democracy and must be subject to..
EU executive chief concerned Hungary emergency measures go too farEuropean Commission President Ursula von der Leyen expressed concern on Thursday that coronavirus restriction measures taken by Hungary went too far and insisted they should be limited in time and..
Top EU court says eastern states broke law by refusing to host refugeesThe European Union's top court ruled on Thursday that Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic broke EU law by refusing to host their assigned share of refugees to ease the burden on southern peers like..