10:23, 13 September 2017 Wednesday
Refugee protection and security can be accomplished at the same time, says UN high commissioner for refugees
12:20, 08 September 2017 Friday
"Hungary is a European Union member, so the bloc's treaties must be respected and the court's rulings must be acknowledged," the populist leader said in a radio interview.
12:37, 06 September 2017 Wednesday
European Court of Justice dismisses Slovakia, Hungary's case against relocating of asylum seekers
17:15, 22 July 2017 Saturday
"In the interest of Europe and in the spirit of the old Hungarian-Polish friendship, the inquisition campaign against Poland can never lead to success," Orban said during a visit in Romania.
22:04, 19 July 2017 Wednesday
"An unidentified male called to say that he had placed a bomb on an international train travelling through Hungary," police said in a statement.
14:55, 13 July 2017 Thursday
The move came hours after the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban said it would end a poster campaign attacking Soros that has been accused of anti-Semitism.
15:11, 30 June 2017 Friday
Hungarian investors should benefit from incentives in order to achieve bilateral trade target, says Turkish PM
10:48, 28 June 2017 Wednesday
Hungarian PM says refugees should be moved "out of Europe"
16:47, 13 June 2017 Tuesday
A new law, passed by 130 votes to 44, will force groups receiving more than 24,000 euros ($26,000) annually in overseas funding to register as a "foreign-supported organisation", or risk closure for non-compliance.
13:45, 22 May 2017 Monday
A crowd estimated at 10,000 people by local media waved European Union flags and chanted "Democracy! Freedom for Hungary!" as they made their way toward the parliament building, escorted by police cars.
01:05, 06 May 2017 Saturday
Hungary's foreign ministry said Timmermans "should resign from his post after having accused Hungary's Prime Minister and the country's government of anti-Semitism".
17:16, 28 April 2017 Friday
"Hungary is defending its border, and the Schengen zone at the same time," Karoly Kontrat, an interior ministry state secretary, told a press conference in Roszke beside the fence on Hungary's southern frontier.
12:31, 16 April 2017 Sunday
A higher education bill fast-tracked through parliament on April 5 has been widely seen as directly targeting the Central European University (CEU), founded by US billionaire George Soros in 1991.
14:42, 11 April 2017 Tuesday
Under the so-called Dublin rules, asylum seekers are meant to be sent back to the first European country they registered in.
19:06, 10 April 2017 Monday
The UN refugee agency has repeatedly cautioned that Hungary's use of physical barriers and restrictive policies basically deny the access to asylum guaranteed under international law.
13:36, 01 April 2017 Saturday
A new survey asks citizens about the international nongovernmental organisations (NGOs) that the government says support illegal immigration or "interfere" in Hungary's internal affairs.
19:03, 28 March 2017 Tuesday
Controversial legislation previously criticized by United Nations
19:30, 16 March 2017 Thursday
Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto says Brussels bureaucrats threatening EU security
17:37, 08 March 2017 Wednesday
EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos will travel to Budapest in the coming weeks after Hungary's parliament approved the detention scheme on Tuesday.
06:02, 08 March 2017 Wednesday
The legislation, approved by a large majority of lawmakers, is in response to recent terror attacks in Europe carried out by migrants, according to hardline Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
15:27, 06 March 2017 Monday
The approval removes the last roadblock to the 12.5 billion euro ($13.2 billion) expansion of Hungary's only nuclear facility, which Russia is financing by 80 percent as tensions between Europe and the Kremlin run high.
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