Every second young person living in Serbia would move abroad to seek opportunities, according to a survey conducted by Fiatalok Ernyőszervezete (Youth Umbrella Association). The poll results show a disappointed group that sees no future in their home country.
The ministry called attention to a recent uptick in terrorist attacks in Western Europe, and requested increased vigilance from Hungarian travelers as they go abroad.
James Dowson was declared persona non grata after a recommendation by Hungary’s counter-terrorism organization.
o The European Parliament approved on Wednesday a resolution calling for sanctions against Hungary over rule-of-law concerns, in a move unprecedented in the European Union’s history. The resolution was adopted by 393 votes to 221 with 64 abstentions. Some members of the European People’s Party — home to Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party — voted in […]
The new party aims to implement its “12 Points of the Common Sense Revolution” devised through a year of consultations with ordinary Hungarians
Answering the call to make sure winter clothing is distributed to the homeless and needy, more and more places are putting out coat racks where anyone can leave or take a coat or other warm clothes. Daily online 444.hu writes that 89 such coat racks can be found in various locations around Budapest. However, according to the organizer’s […]
80 people have frozen to death in Hungary so far this winter, 27 of them in their own apartments, according to a report issued Friday by the Hungarian Social Forum (MSZF). The number of deaths is nearly double the rate for the same period last year, and as temperatures fell this week to their lowest […]
A smog alert was issued in Budapest Monday by mayor István Tarlós after air quality measurements exceeded acceptable limits for two consecutive days. The alert must be issued when levels of particulate matter in the air could have adverse short-term effects on the health of vulnerable segments of the city’s population, including children, the elderly, […]
In what appears to be yet another attempt at fear-mongering on the part of the pro-government press, Magyar Idők published an article today claiming that one of the primary organizers of a multiple terror attack in Paris last fall, Salah Abdeslam, spent time in Budapest with other terrorists before the attacks which killed 130 people and injured hundreds more. […]
A new television program will begin airing this Wednesday on opposition news channel ATV that takes provocative looks into the private lives of Hungarian politicians, reports left-wing daily Népszabadság. The program, Magánszféra (Private Sphere), will first look into the life of extreme-right Jobbik party leader Gábor Vona. ATV news director and CEO Szilárd Németh told Népszabadság that they wanted to […]