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Man arrested in Hungary over contract murder claims

Thursday, October 26th 2017, 14:10
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Man

Man known as 'Pakistani Butcher' and wanted by Interpol in over 70 murders is arrested in Hungary.
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How Jewish forgers outwitted the Nazis

Tuesday, October 24th 2017, 23:33
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

After the invasion of Hungary in 1944, the Nazis began rounding up Hungarian Jews, but with fake documents some survived.
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Hungary in language dispute with Ukraine over schools

Tuesday, October 10th 2017, 15:53
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Hungary is angry over a Ukrainian law limiting classes in the languages of ethnic minorities.
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Agreement near in Hungary university row

Wednesday, October 4th 2017, 13:49
related countries: United States United States

A university in Hungary under threat of being shut down says a US-brokered deal is approaching.
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Poland court reforms: Hungary vows 'solidarity' as bill approved

Saturday, July 22nd 2017, 17:47
related countries: Poland Poland

Viktor Orban expresses support for Poland as its court reforms are approved, despite EU criticism.
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Netanyahu: EU's policy towards Israel is 'crazy'

Wednesday, July 19th 2017, 18:12
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Budapest

The Israeli leader's comments at a closed-door meeting in Budapest were overheard by reporters.
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Hungary rejects EU pressure over asylum and university laws

Monday, May 22nd 2017, 22:17

The EU says recent policy moves by Hungary's government could conflict with EU law and values.
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Hungary state institution to close over shocking conditions report

Thursday, May 4th 2017, 22:02

Open wounds and signs of malnutrition are found when a charity inspects Hungary's state institution.
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Wednesday, April 26th 2017, 17:39

The EU is taking legal action against Hungary over a law tightening control on foreign universities.
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Budapest on the boil

Saturday, April 22nd 2017, 0:40
related countries: Russia Russia

Hungary's squeeze on the liberal Central European University is like Russian tactics, critics say.
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EU in threat over Hungary university and asylum moves

Wednesday, April 12th 2017, 13:17

The EU's executive says recent conservative moves by Hungary could conflict with EU law and values.
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Large protest in support of Hungary's Soros-backed university

Sunday, April 9th 2017, 22:33
related places: Budapest

It was probably the biggest anti-government protest in Budapest since PM Viktor Orban came to power.
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Hungary CEU: Protesters rally to save university

Monday, April 3rd 2017, 11:01
related places: Budapest

Thousands of people protest in Budapest in solidarity with CEU, founded by George Soros in 1991.
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George Soros' university in Hungary 'is facing closure'

Wednesday, March 29th 2017, 13:40

The Hungary-born philanthropist's university says planned new laws will make it impossible to operate.
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Hungary to put migrants in converted shipping containers

Friday, March 17th 2017, 7:51
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Hungary is pressing ahead with the construction of two camps for asylum seekers on its border with Serbia, using converted shipping containers.
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Hungary to detain all asylum seekers in border camps

Tuesday, March 7th 2017, 14:45

Rights groups raise concerns as Hungary approves the automatic detention of asylum seekers.
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2024 Olympics: Budapest to drop bid to host Games

Wednesday, February 22nd 2017, 19:43
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Budapest is to drop its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, a Hungarian government spokesman says.
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Keep out

Wednesday, February 15th 2017, 0:26

Hungary struggles to find suitable candidates for a new 3,000-strong force of "border-hunters".
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Hungary recruiting 'border-hunters'

Wednesday, February 15th 2017, 0:23

Hungary are looking for 3,000 new recruits to defend the Hungary-Serbia border fence.
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The European village where Muslims and gays are unwelcome

Tuesday, February 7th 2017, 1:29

Muslim dress and “homosexual propaganda” have been banned in a remote village in southern Hungary. The BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme reports.
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