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Can the Former Far Right Deliver Hungary from Orban?

Balkan Insight 21 Sep 2021
The same party, at least in name, is now campaigning for Hungary to join the European Public Prosecutor’s Office, a new organisation which Orban’s Fidesz argues would infringe on the country’s sovereignty ... “Hungary would join the European Public Prosecutor’s Office the day ...

“The Extended Family, the Nation, Must Be Served” – Interview with Europa-Club President András Smuk

Hungary Today 20 Sep 2021
The father of a family unexpectedly returns to his children and wife after 4 years, having fled from Hungary to Austria in 1952 ... This year he was extended the “Friend of Hungary” award ... I would like to go back in time to 1956 when your father unexpectedly appeared at home 4 years after leaving Hungary in 1952.

Meet the brave, consensual mayor set to face down Hungary’s autocrat

The Observer 19 Sep 2021
The mayor of Budapest is 46, but his mild manner makes him look like an unassuming junior lecturer who could not take on a class of rowdy students, let alone Viktor Orbán, Hungary’s de facto dictator ... They must focus their energies on isolating and overthrowing the elite who run the ruling Fidesz party and everything else that matters in Hungary.

KSH: Teacher Shortage at Record Levels

Hungary Today 18 Sep 2021
The number of job vacancies in the education sector has reached a new record high, according to recent data from Hungary’s Central Statistical Office (KSH) ... Teacher Shortage in Hungary to Spiral Out of Control in a Few Years ... in Hungary in the second quarter of this year.

Karácsony’s Referendum Questions Approved by Election Committe Appealed

Hungary Today 17 Sep 2021
Among Karácsony’s questions were the planned construction of the Chinese Fudan University in Budapest, the 35-year concession of Hungary’s motorway network, Hungary’s accession to the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO), an extension of the eligibility period for ...

Mayor Karácsony Gives Speech in English to Prove his Developing Skills

Hungary Today 17 Sep 2021
Related article. Karácsony Unlawfully Taught in Corvinus? ... Moreover, in the absence of an accredited language exam, Mayor Karácsony would not have been allowed to hold the position of adjunct professor at Corvinus University of Budapest where he was working between 2004 and 2008, according to Hungary’s Educational Office ... ....

Pope’s Visit Showed Hungarians’ Love for Holy Father, says Cardinal Erdő

Hungary Today 14 Sep 2021
It was clear during the pope’s visit on Sunday the love Hungarians feel for the Holy Father, Cardinal Péter Erdő, Archbishop of Esztergom-Budapest, told public news channel M1 ... Related article. Pope Francis ... It was the first time that Pope Francis has visited Hungary.Continue reading. Featured photo by Gergely Botár/PM’s Press Office ....

Direkt36: Media Owner Páva’s Surveillance Began After Working Contract with Opposition Party was Published

Hungary Today 13 Sep 2021
From Hungary, investigative online outlet Direkt36 was the only participant, reporting 300 Hungarian phone numbers that were possibly targeted in 2018 and 2019 for surveillance ... Also, a former security officer from one of Hungary’s intelligence services told Direkt36 that according to his knowledge, Hungarian services started using Pegasus in 2018.

Pope to Orban's Hungary: Open your arms to everyone

Billings Gazette 12 Sep 2021
12, 2021 since undergoing major intestinal surgery in July, embarking on an intense, four-day, two-nation trip to Hungary and Slovakia that he has admitted might be overdoing it ... Children look at the fenced off area in Heroes' Square where Pope Francis will be celebrating mass, in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, Sept.

In Hungary, pope meets PM Orban, his political opposite

Metro USA 12 Sep 2021
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Pope Francis arrived in Hungary early on Sunday, starting an unusually short stay that underlines differences with his political opposite, nationalist and anti-immigrant Prime Minister Viktor Orban ... Orban’s office has said comparisons with the Slovakia leg would be “misleading”.

Orban gives Pope a loaded gift during visit to Hungary

Henry Herald 12 Sep 2021
Orban, a self-styled defender of Christian values, has rolled back civil liberties, ranging from migrant and LGBTQ+ rights to media freedom, and worked to erode judicial and academic independence in Hungary ... The letter asked the then-Pope for help in resisting the Mongol invasion of Hungary and Europe.

Socialist Parlt Official Queries Security Agency on Pegasus Spyware

Hungary Today 10 Sep 2021
Attila Mesterh�zy, the Socialist deputy head of parliament’s foreign affairs committee, on Friday turned to the director general of the Office for the Protection of the Constitution (AH) to ask about the use of the Israeli-made Pegasus spyware in Hungary.

Crosses and catechism: Hungary's push to 'Christianise' education

Urdu Point 09 Sep 2021
Hands clasped, children line church pews as nuns lead morning prayer in Hungary. Hodmezovasarhely, Hungary, Sept 9 (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 9th Sep, 2021 ) ... By 2018, 18 percent of schools in Hungary were Catholic, up from 9.4 percent in 2010 when Orban took office.

Crosses and catechism: Hungary's push to 'Christianize' education

Raw Story 09 Sep 2021
Hands clasped, children line church pews as nuns lead morning prayer in Hungary ... The decade-old campaign has been pioneered by Hungary's nationalist firebrand prime minister ... By 2018, 18 percent of schools in Hungary were Catholic, up from 9.4 percent in 2010 when Orban took office.

Israel authorizes Slovakian embassy branch in Jerusalem

The Jerusalem Post 09 Sep 2021
Israel granted Slovakia permission on Thursday to open an office of its embassy in Jerusalem ... Slovakia pledged to open a cultural office in ... In recent years, the Czech Republic and Hungary opened offices of their Tel Aviv embassies in Jerusalem, and Brazil opened a trade mission.