PM Office’s state secretary marks memorial day for victims of communism
Csaba Latorcai, state secretary of the Prime Minister's Office, commemorated the memorial day of the victims of communism in Kecskemet, in central Hungary, on Friday.
Judit Polgar inducted into World Chess Hall of Fame
Hungary's Judit Polgar, the strongest female chess player of all time, was inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame in St. Louis, Missouri, on Saturday.
WW2 colonel saving Jews commemorated in Fiumei Street Cemetery
The 125th birth anniversary of Colonel Imre Reviczky, who saved the lives of thousands of Jewish soldiers during the second world war, was marked in a commemoration held in Budapest's Fiumei Street Cemetery on Tuesday.
Tipton’s leading designer Simon Hukaya now has his own collection in the showroom
Recently the range of the Tipton Eyeworks showroom was expanded with the products of the Japanese brand Masugana, and now they are continuing this path "in-house" with their leading designer, Simon Hukaya’s own collection. And Japan has an important role to play this time ...
House of Terror presents exhibition on 1956 Gypsy heroes
Budapest's House of Terror Museum is presenting an exhibition dedicated to "the Hungarian Gypsy heroes of the 1956 revolution".
Fujimoto: Hungary House of Music ‘perfect realisation of my vision’
Hungary's House of Music (MZH) is a "perfect realisation of my architectural vision", Sou Fujimoto, the architect of MZH, told MTI in an interview in Budapest on Tuesday.
What does Zsófi Mautner show to a world famous star chef from the gastronomy of the Hungarian countryside?
Fisherman’s soup and paprika, of course
Wolfgang Puck is without any doubt a legendary chef. According to the Chinese Morning Post, he occupies the prestigious 6th place on the international list of the 10 richest chefs, with his net worth estimated to 90 million dollars. He has more than 25 ...
Ukrainian fashion designers to unveil new collections in Budapest
Budapest will get the first look at the new collections of Ukraine's fashion designers when they unveil their designs at the upcoming Budapest Central European Fashion Week (BCEFW).
Our daily bread: the swift politicisation of harvest festivals
“If you’re with us, you’ll eat this!” This slogan along with the picture of a loaf of bread on its banner summarised succinctly the political program of the Hungarian Smallholders’ Party after the Second World War. They were not the only political party trying ...
Zsa Zsa: a star on Hollywood Boulevard, a museum in Budapest
Glamorous dresses and furniture and the edition of "Life" magazine with Zsa Zsa Gábor on the cover are among the exhibits at the museum dedicated to Hungary’s most famous film star that opened recently in Budapest’s District XV.