Creede Newton

Creede Newton

Europe

CEU student arrested during 'slave law' protest in Hungary

A student and activist from the embattled Central European University is being investigated for assault.

CEU student arrested during 'slave law' protest in Hungary

Hungary

Protests as Hungarian parliament passes 'slave law' on overtime

Controversial amendment to labour laws approved, trade unions and opponents call it a 'slave law'.

Protests as Hungarian parliament passes 'slave law' on overtime

Europe

Hungarian workers protest over 'slavery law', students join in

Thousands demonstrate in Budapest against proposed changes to a law seeking rise in maximum overtime hours.

Hungarian workers protest over 'slavery law', students join in

Hungary

George Soros-funded CEU 'forced out' of Budapest

Move seen as part of wider campaign by Hungarian government targeting billionaire philanthropist.

George Soros-funded CEU 'forced out' of Budapest

Europe

Deadline ends for Hungary, Soros-funded university to reach deal

Alarm raised over academic freedom as CEU looks to relocate having failed to settle legal disputes with Hungary.

Deadline ends for Hungary, Soros-funded university to reach deal

US & Canada

Europe at heart of US, Russian battle over missile treaty

Ending INF Treaty, as threatened by Trump, could put pressure on EU and possibly start new arms race, analysts say.

Europe at heart of US, Russian battle over missile treaty

Europe

'High treason': Hungary, Ukraine in dispute over language laws

Ukraine is investigating ethnic Hungarians for possible 'high treason' for reciting oaths to Hungary.

'High treason': Hungary, Ukraine in dispute over language laws

Hungary

Hungary upholds 'terrorism' conviction against Syrian refugee

A Hungarian appeals court confirms throwing stones at police can be ruled as terrorism.

Hungary upholds 'terrorism' conviction against Syrian refugee

Europe

Does Hungary's relationship with Russia send a message to the EU?

Orban and Putin have announced expanded energy deals. Analysts say they're economically and strategically important.

Does Hungary's relationship with Russia send a message to the EU?

United States

US judge orders release of 'first Black Identity Extremist'

Critics say African American activist Christopher Daniels has been held since December because FBI policed his views.

US judge orders release of 'first Black Identity Extremist'

United States

Alabama executes Walter Moody, 83, oldest in modern US history

Moody's age reflects the aging of death row across the US, where almost 3,000 people are to be executed.

Alabama executes Walter Moody, 83, oldest in modern US history

US & Canada

Charlottesville: Anti-racist activist Corey Long's trial delayed

Charlottesville organisers pledge support of African Americans on trial for 'self-defence' at white nationalist rally.

Charlottesville: Anti-racist activist Corey Long's trial delayed