Hungary

Hungary set to criminalise helping migrants

Set of controversial laws targeting NGOs will impose jail terms on anybody seen to be aiding undocumented immigrants.

Hungary set to criminalise aiding migrants with 'Stop Soros' bill

Hungary

The Soros obsession: Why far-right conspiracies prevail

As Hungary pushes forward with the 'Stop Soros' bill, analysts say conspiracy theories are more damaging than ever.

Who is George Soros?

Europe

Hungary: Traffickers sentenced to 25 years for refugee deaths

One Afghan and three Bulgarians found responsible for suffocation of 71 refugees in a truck in 2015.

Hungary

Hungary debates anti-migrant 'Stop Soros' bill

Controversial set of laws would impose jail terms on people or NGOs deemed to be aiding illegal migrants seeking asylum.

Refugees

Refugee rights activists risk prison in Orban's Hungary

Draft bill, named after Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros, targets NGOs and people who help refugees.

Hungary rights activists risk prison under 'Stop-Soros' bill

Hungary

Hungary: Draft bill criminalises aiding undocumented immigrants

Under the new bill, any individual or group accused of helping irregular immigrants could face up to a year in prison.

Hungary: Draft bill criminalises aiding undocumented immigrants

Hungary

George Soros foundation to close office in 'repressive' Hungary

Open Society Foundations will move its office from Budapest to Berlin amid Hungarian government interference.

George Soros foundation to close office in 'repressive' Hungary

Hungary

Hungary: Parliament returns amid anti-Orban protests

Demonstrations in Budapest reveal deep dissatisfaction with newly elected government of Hungarian PM Viktor Orban.

Weather

Hot in Hungary

Spring warmth spreads record breaking heat across central and Eastern Europe.

Hot in Hungary

Opinion

The hypocrisy of the European People's Party

If the EPP is committed to the values and unity of the EU, why is Viktor Orban still its member?

Andrea Mammone

by Andrea Mammone

Andrea Mammone

Hungary

Hungarians protest PM Orban for second week

Demonstrations against newly-elected PM Viktor Orban continued on Saturday with a protest focusing on media freedom.

Hungarians protest PM Orban for second week

Europe

Thousands protest against Orban's victory in Hungary

Organisers estimate size of the crowd at over 100,000, calling for a recount of ballots, free media, a new election law.

Viktor Orban's victory prompts protest in Budapest

Hungary

Hungary poll outcome sparks civil society concern

EU politicians want some of country's membership rights to be suspended for 'undermining' democratic norms.

Hungary: Groups fear being 'shut down' after Orban win

Europe

How far will Hungary's Orban go for anti-refugee policies?

Hungary is cementing its place as the standard-bearer for right-wing nationalism in Europe and Viktor Orban's latest triumph could lead to more anti-immigrant legislation.

Hungary

PM Orban wins re-election with anti-migrant campaign

Orban set for third successive term in power after campaign targeting refugees and migrants wins large majority.