English translation of index.hu interview with former Hungarian secret services agent Ferenc Katrein.
Justin Spike brings you the Budapest Beacon’s coverage of all the celebrations, protests, and conflicts of Hungary’s March 15th national holiday.
According to the KDNP politician, a new gender studies program at Budapest’s ELTE university is nothing more than liberal ideology at work.
Orbán sees enemies everywhere. Opposition consensus on March 15th: Orbán’s got to go.
Presidential challenger László Majtényi sharply criticized the Orbán government in his remarks before the National Assembly, while incumbent Áder rambled about his first term’s minor achievements.
The Prime Minister’s commissioner on Roma affairs Florián Farkas presided over a failed Roma employment program, resulting in the disappearance of HUF 1.6 billion. After the program produced no jobs, Farkas remains in his seat in the Prime Minister’s office.
LMP leaders have submitted a letter to Interior Minister Sándor Pintér asking him to respond to allegations that he and other prominent Fidesz politicians, including Viktor Orbán, received payoffs from organized crime figures in the early 1990s.
In their own 2016 year in review speeches, Politics Can Be Different co-chairs Bernadett Szél and Ákos Hadházy call for “a new direction” and a “change of fate.”
The Curia, Hungary’s highest court, made legal history Wednesday afternoon by announcing that it had mistakenly issued the wrong verdict earlier that day, reports index.hu. On Wednesday morning the presiding judge announced the verdict in the case brought by the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (HCLU) against the Heves County Police claiming the latter had not only harassed the […]
The Hungarian media market has undergone a complete restructuring since Fidesz returned to power in 2010, as politics has come to directly influence media like never before. Below are some of the more noteworthy examples of how ownership has been used to squelch independent media in Hungary. Figyelő Business weekly Figyelő recently announced that it was setting […]