26 September 2021
Protesters chant Free country, free media as they approach PM Orbán's office in Budapest's castle district.1 year ago
Protesters chant "Free country, free media" as they approach PM Orbán's office in Budapest's castle district.
Crowd arriving at PM Orban's office protesting the decline of pressfreedom in Hungary. Earlier today, most of Index's staff resigned because management fired editor-in-chief Szabolcs Dull1 year ago
Crowd arriving at PM Orban's office protesting the decline of pressfreedom in Hungary. Earlier today, most of Index's staff resigned because management fired editor-in-chief Szabolcs Dull
Index.hu (as we know it) gone, according to their fb page1 year ago
Index.hu (as we know it) gone, according to their fb page
Hungary today: journalists at a staff meeting of @indexhu after their editor-in-chief was fired.  According to reports, 40 journalists are considering resignation1 year ago
Hungary today: journalists at a staff meeting of @indexhu after their editor-in-chief was fired. According to reports, 40 journalists are considering resignation
Another episode in the decline of Hungary's remaining independent media: multiple Index reporters resigned today, after their editor-in-chief was dismissed. Fears are growing about the future of the news site. Commission VP Jourová has raised concerns
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Editor-in-chief of Index @indexhu dismissed
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Hungary PM Orban succeded to convince Portugal PM @antoniocostapm that the issue of RuleOfLaw should not be included in the budget negotiations, @florianeder reports. Portugal is in line to get more than €23bln from the RRF and is eager to get it asap
Hungarian PM Orbán didn't wait long to congratulate Andrzej Duda on winning Polish presidential election1 year ago
Hungarian PM Orbán didn't wait long to congratulate Andrzej Duda on winning Polish presidential election
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Hungary will on Thursday review rules on travel to neighbouring Austria, Serbia, Croatia, Romania, Slovenia and Slovakia where numbers of coronavirus cases have been rising, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff said
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Viktor Orban: Europe is performing worse than 30 years ago: fertility rate, number of marriages, defense spending, global ratio of the EU's economic output are going down
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PM Orbán: The balance of power of nations inside the EU has dramatically changed
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Hungary set to join Turkish-Russian gas pipeline TurkStream through Serbia
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Hungary's central bank cuts rate from .9 to .75 pct after leaving it untouched for 4 years
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Executive director of #Hungary’s leading website Index.hu resigns a day after the editor-in-chief is removed from the director’s board. On Sunday, the editorial staff announced they felt their independence was in danger, due to "external influence"
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PM Orbán has sent his congratulations to his close ally and friend, Aleksandar Vučić, the Serbian President. Vučić has led his right wing party to a major political victory, gaining over 60% of the vote and taking over 190 of the 250 seats in the landslide victory. ????
The top EU court says Hungary's curbs on foreign-funded NGOs broke European law
Ukraine will not make additional changes to the law on education to please Hungary - Kuleb1 year ago
Ukraine will not make additional changes to the law on education to please Hungary - Kuleb
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Fidesz decided to suspend @EPP membership because EPP started heading to a liberal, left-wing direction. The question is still the same: Can the EPP respect Christian culture and take an anti-migration, pro-family path
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Lukashenko: Many countries want to use coronavirus situation to change the world order
President of Belarus Lukashenka receives PM of Hungary Orban today1 year ago
President of Belarus Lukashenka receives PM of Hungary Orban today
Tysa protesters harassing border guards1 year ago
Tysa protesters harassing border guards
Protesters blocked Tisa border crossing between Ukraine and Hungary, as governor of Transcarpathian region ordered more strict measures to fight goods smuggling1 year ago
Protesters blocked Tisa border crossing between Ukraine and Hungary, as governor of Transcarpathian region ordered more strict measures to fight goods smuggling
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Vučić: Belgrade-Budapest railway until 2024, countless problems in projects
Another picture from MTI about the far right protest held in Budapest yesterday - reminder: all protests are banned under the emergency law. Police started process but did not disperse them. Far right groups said it was a commemorative event for victims of 'gypsy crime.'1 year ago
Another picture from MTI about the far right protest held in Budapest yesterday - reminder: all protests are banned under the emergency law. Police started process but did not disperse them. Far right groups said it was a commemorative event for victims of 'gypsy crime.'
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Two people stabbed to death at Deák Square, suspects arrested
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Pressured by an ECJ ruling, Hungary's government agreed to close the controversial transit zones on its border with Serbia, where some of the asylum-seekers were detained even over 300 days
Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has been fined €1,000 by the state discrimination watchdog for his apparently mocking use of the Hungarian language in a speech accusing the opposition of "giving Transylvania to Hungarians"
Commission on Hungary: some measures raise questions, interfere with business activities & stability of the regulatory environment. Points to derogation from labour laws, deploying military officers in strategic companies & placing under State supervision publicly traded company
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Justice Minister @JuditVarga_EU says Hungarian police "was wrong" when they arrested two citizens criticising the government's lockdown polic
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Opposition parties in Hungary have accused the police of abusing the law after two people this week got arrested for 'fear-mongering' over Facebook posts
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