Radical Mi Hazank party protests against NATO, ‘Covid dictatorship’
The non-parliamentary radical Mi Hazank party held a demonstration on Sunday in the Castle District against the deployment of NATO battle groups in Hungary and measures related to Covid-19 described by party leaders as a "Covid dictatorship".
Socialists: Change of government needed to handle fallout of Ukraine war
The united opposition insists that voters can only avoid the fallout of the war in Ukraine if they head to the polls and change the government, the co-leader of the Socialist Party told an online press briefing on Sunday, a week before Hungary's general ...
Grimshaw Architects wins bid to rebuild Nyugati railway station
Britain's Grimshaw Architects, the international firm designing railway and metro stations in London, Melbourne, Los Angeles and New York, has won the bid to renew Budapest's iconic Nyugati railway station, its square and surroundings, the prime minister's commissioner for Budapest and its agglomeration announced ...
Orbán: ‘If we want peace, we can’t vote for the left’
"If we want peace, we can't vote for the left," Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on the campaign trail in western Hungary on Saturday.
Fidesz launches phone campaign to mobilise voters
Hungary's ruling Fidesz party will begin reaching out to voters by phone and in person to encourage them to cast their ballot for the party in next week's general election "in the interest of preserving peace and security", Fidesz's communications director said on Saturday.
Russian man with Interpol warrant arrested in Hungary
A Russian national with an outstanding Interpol warrant was arrested when he tried to enter Hungary at Tiszabecs, on the border with Ukraine, the Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg County police said on Saturday.
Orbán: ‘The stronger we are, the smaller the chance of being dragged into war’
Defence cooperation between Hungary and Germany is already under way, raising hopes that it will become long-term, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Saturday, at the inauguration of a factory building that will house a plant for Lynx combat vehicles.
Hungary to switch to summer time on Sunday
Daylight saving time will begin in Hungary on Sunday, March 27, with clocks going forward an hour.
Fake call-up orders distributed in Hungary
Unidentified perpetrators are distributing fake call-up orders by mail and electronically in the name of the Hungarian Armed Forces Command, the Defence Ministry told MTI on Friday.
Budapest residents join global Fridays for Future climate protests
Climate protesters in Budapest joined others in over 700 cities across the world on Friday to take part in the seventh Global Climate Strike, youth movement Fridays for Future Hungary said in a statement.