According to a letter written by the Ministry of Human Resources, only those NGOs that receive money from abroad after the passage of the controversial NGO law on June 27 must register with authorities.
The operator of the nuclear plant says reports of insufficient inspections are untrue, and that the fault line running beneath the plant does not pose a safety risk to structures on the surface.
Of the 291,000 registered crimes in Hungary in 2016, 226 were murders, and the majority were property crimes.
Israel’s ambassador to Hungary revoked a letter requesting an end to the Hungarian government’s anti-Soros propaganda campaign under pressure from Israeli PM Netanyau, as Orbán refuses to grant request of Hungarian Jewish organization to remove the ads.
Several local Jobbik members have left the party ahead of a Saturday event in Vecsés which will bring together several extreme-right groups intent on forming a new radical political movement.
The ministry’s child protection organization made a report of abuses in the home for the mentally disabled more than half a year before a similar report was publicized by an NGO, but the ministry did nothing to improve conditions for the patients.
The five assailants were convicted of hate crimes for beating three participants of the 2013 Budapest Pride march as they walked home.
The activists attempted to disrupt the transplantation of several 100-year-old trees in Városliget, arguing they are too old and large to be moved safely.
Hungary’s ombudsman has determined that the government does not currently fulfill its own constitutional obligations, nor those required by international treaty, concerning the provision of adequate and accessible education for seriously disabled students, hvg.hu reports. Ombudsman László Székely’s review came after he was contacted by a civil rights group which had received numerous complaints from parents that […]
President of Hungary’s largest Jewish organization András Heisler says the campaign “brings up a lot of bad memories” among Hungarian Jews – but said that this was independent of the intentions of the Hungarian government.