My brief visit to Veszprém took me to one of the oldest cities in Hungary, dating as far back as the Chieftain Árpád dynasty of the 10th century. According to local legend, this historical reference point was founded on seven distinct hills, which are named as Várhegy (Castle Hill), Benedek-hegy (St. Benedict Hill), Jeruzsálem-hegy (Jerusalem Hill), Temetőhegy (Cemetery Hill), Gulyadomb (Herd Hill), Kálvária-domb (Calvary Hill) and Cserhát (a mountain range). Veszprém was also among the first Hungarian cities to have a university.
Katalin Novak, Hungary's new president, said in Lopadea Noua (Magyarlapad), in central Romania, that ten churches were consecrated at ten localities in Transylvania during Friday.
Most people seek safe life and "it is only us, conservatives, who can guarantee and protect" the conditions for that," Laszlo Kover, the speaker of Hungarian parliament, told the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Budapest on Friday.
Conservatives are "looking to stop a lot of the problems that are going on in the world, including in the United States," former US President Donald Trump said in a video message to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Budapest on Friday, citing ...
The European Commission on Thursday said it launched an infringement procedure against Hungary, as well as Estonia, Malta and the Netherlands, because it did not "correctly transpose" European Union regulation on the fight against fraud affecting the EU budget.
The Hungarian government has, in terms of ideology, "more friends in the US Republican Party than in Western Europe", Gergely Gulyas, the prime minister's chief of staff, told the Conservative Political Action Conference in Budapest on Friday.
Hungary's government has reacted to changes in the world, such as the coronavirus pandemic, the economic crisis and the war in Ukraine, with "uncompromising" commitment to representing national interests and strengthening self-defence, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto told the Committee of Ministers of the Council ...
The global food crisis resulting from the war in Ukraine could lead to the emergence of new migration waves, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in New York on Thursday, urging greater support from the international community for countries in a difficult situation.
The central bank is proposing a two-year "competitiveness programme" to restore the economy's "dramatically deteriorated" balance, governor Gyorgy Matolcsy told a conference on Thursday.
Janos Lazar, the candidate for minister of construction and investment, said in a hearing before parliament's economic committee that his work would be to build the country so that Hungary should become the "best place in Europe by 2030".
Former Republican senator Rick Santorum, British politician Nigel Farage, and Eduardo Bolsonaro, the son of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, in their addresses to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Budapest on Thursday, emphasised their faith in God and their values based on patriotism ...
The ruling Fidesz party has proposed dividing parliamentary positions based on the proportion of seats won by the governing parties as opposed to the opposition parties, arguing that the governing side should control two-thirds of the positions while the opposition parties should capture one-third.
Hungary's lawmakers took their oaths on Monday at the start of the new parliamentary cycle. The ruling Fidesz-Christian Democrat alliance has 135 seats in parliament, the Democratic Coalition has 15 seats, while Jobbik, Momentum and the Socialists have 10 each. The radical Mi Hazank ...
Senior government officials and Hungarian energy industry leaders met on Thursday at the prime minister's office to discuss the country's energy security in light of the latest EU sanctions package which includes phasing out Russian crude oil imports, according to the PM's press chief.
Leftist MEPs of the European Parliament, including those of Hungary's Democratic Coalition and Momentum parties, on Monday voted down a right-wing proposal to put issues around Islamist terrorism in Europe on the agenda, ruling Fidesz MEP Balazs Hidveghi told public media.
A new drug with the active ingredient favipiravir manufactured by Hungarian pharmaceutical company Egis has been licenced for treatment of Covid-19 by the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition (OGYEI), the institute said on Saturday.
Hungary does not support the new migration and refugee package presented by the European Commission on Wednesday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told Reuters newswire on Friday. Under the package, Hungary's commitment to send people back from the southern EU states like Italy or Greece, ...