Hungary

Trade Fight Poses Big Risks for Smaller Countries

Economies heavily integrated in global supply chains face outsize hit from trade disruptions<p>In a global trade conflict, the big players might not be the biggest losers. Instead it might be smaller, open countries caught in the middle, such as Hungary, the Czech Republic, Taiwan, Singapore and South …

Globalization

Hungary v New Zealand boxscore - FIBA U17 Women's Basketball World Cup 2018 - 22 July

Basketball

Hungary's Orban visits Jerusalem Jewish shrine

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday ended a brief but controversial trip to Israel with a visit to a major Jewish shrine in …

Israel

European Commission takes Hungary to court over laws restricting asylum

The European Commission, the EU’s executive branch, announced [press release] Thursday that it was referring Hungary to the European Court of Justice …

Judiciary

The Beast of Budapest

On the evening of Oct. 23, 1956, rapidly escalating political tensions in Budapest, the capital of Soviet-occupied Hungary, touched off like a powder …

Budapest

Poland’s Christian Migrants

Across the West, an electoral backlash against large-scale immigration has contributed to the successes of populist movements and politicians: Brexit …

Europe

Indian children to be part of 'Nuclear Kids' musical in Hungary

Chennai, July 20 (IANS) Three children from the Atomic Energy Central School at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu have been selected to participate in the …

Tamil Nadu

Hungary toughens migrants stance with ‘propaganda’ tax | Financial Times

Hungary’s parliament has continued the country’s crackdown on migrants by adopting a law that imposes a tax of 25 per cent on non-governmental …

World News

Dragon Boat World Championships 2018 in Hungary ‘perfect tapering’ for Hongkonger just days before 250km Gobi Ultra | Outdoor & Extreme | South China Morning Post

When Vicky Huffey finishes competing at the International Dragon Boat Festival Club Crew World Championships in Hungary, she will have no time for …

Dragon Boats

Hungary Edges Russia 8-7 at European Water Polo Championships

The last round will determine the top spots in both groups in the women’s tournament at the European Water Polo Championships in Barcelona. Russia is …

Water Polo

Cameroon, Killings and Destruction: Daily Brief

Plus: Brazilian rural areas being poisoned; Hungary violates EU law on migration; will African governments implement the UN arms embargo on South …

South Sudan

Jenzer shuffles GP3 squad before Hungary, Fittje replaces Beckmann

Jannes Fittje has replaced David Beckmann at Jenzer Motorsport for the remainder of the 2018 GP3 season.<p>Fittje has been competing in Euroformula …

Motorsport

Brussels opens legal proceedings over Hungary's 'Stop Soros' law

The Hungarian government is in breach of the EU’s charter of fundamental rights over a law that criminalises people who help asylum seekers, the European commission has said.<p>The commission, the guardian of EU law, announced on Thursday it had sent the Hungarian government a letter of formal notice …

World News

Is this the dirtiest tackle of all time? Player sent off for drop kicking opponent

Is this the dirtiest tackle of all time? Bryan Melisse DROP KICKS opponent in Champions League qualifier<p><b>Bryan Melisse was shown a straight red card</b> …

Sport (UK)

EU steps up battle with Hungary over migration and asylum

The EU Commission's ratcheting up its legal battle with Hungary over migration rules. It's also denouncing the country's so-called 'Stop Soros' law, which criminalises support for asylum seekers.<p>"The Commission has also sent a letter of formal notice to Hungary concerning the new Hungarian …

European News

Hungary's Orban tells Israel that Jews in his country can feel safe

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a nationalist whose policies have raised concerns among Jews in his country, said on a visit to Israel on Thursday they should feel safe under his government.<p>Paying a reciprocal visit to Israel a year after hosting Prime Minister Benjamin …

Israel

Italy, Serbia Through to European Water Polo Quarterfinals

Italy and Serbia already secured the top spots of their respective groups and a place in the quarter-finals. The Italians downed Hungary 12-5, it’s …

Water Polo

EU to Take Legal Action Over Hungary's Hardline Migrant Policies

The European Union’s executive branch will take Hungary to court over the government’s treatment of asylum seekers, escalating a battle over how to balance the continent’s legal guarantees for refugees with popular demand for tighter borders.<p>After nearly three years of threatening legal action …

World News

Global Grid: Hungary's Orban visits Israel - France 24

LATEST SHOWS<p>EYE ON AFRICA<p>New high speed railway threatens Kenyan wildlife<p>EYE ON AFRICA<p>Senegalese court convicts 13 people in country's first mass terrorism trial<p>MEDIAWATCH<p>Macron's bodyguard scandal grows<p>THE WORLD THIS WEEK<p>Trump invites Putin to Washington, France celebrates the World Cup, Macron's …

Middle East

Motor racing: Ricciardo braced for grid penalties in Germany

HOCKENHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - Australian Daniel Ricciardo believes he can still shine in Sunday's German Formula One Grand Prix despite likely grid penalties.<p>The Red Bull driver is set to exceed his season's engine allocation and Hockenheim is a better place to take a drop than Hungary on the …

Motor Racing

Men’s U20 EHF EURO 2018 to start in Celje

The Men’s EHF U20 EURO 2018 will begin with the game between Germany and Sweden in the Golovec Arena, and between Croatia and Russia in the Zlatorog …

Handball

Orban in Israel: Hungary has 'zero tolerance' for anti-Semitism

Novichok • Report: British police identify Russian suspects in Skripal attack<p>European Arrest Warrant • Spain drops request for Puigdemont's …

Trends

[Ticker] EU Commission launches probe into Hungary's 'Stop Soros' law

Turkey ends state of emergency but continues crackdown<p>Today, 09:21<p>The state of emergency introduced after the failed coup in 2016 ended on Thursday …

European News

Sport: Vanuatu Rugby League primed for Emerging Nations opportunity

Vanuatu Rugby League says the Emerging Nations World Championship is a chance for them to show how far they've come in a short space of time.

Sport (New Zealand)

"Strange bedfellows": Prof Golan on Israel/Hungary relations by RFI - Listen to music

Israel

Hungary withdraws from UN migration pact talks

Hungary will quit the United Nations migration pact before its final approval, the Hungarian government announced on Wednesday.<p>Budapest said the accord posed a "threat to the world".<p>Its right-wing nationalist government has been one of the strongest critics of the European Union's migration policy. …

European News

With Orbán and Soros, Hungary’s Jews trapped between pro-Israel and anti-Semitic politics

Subscribers are entitled, at any time, to inform Haaretz-IHT of their desire to cancel their subscription by leaving a clear telephone message on …

Israel

Romania and Hungary clash over Black Sea gas distribution

Gas deposits off Romania's coast worth billions of dollars have drawn the country into an economic row with Hungary. The EU is aiming to reduce its …

Europe

Hungary Pulls Out of U.N. Global Migration Agreement

Hungary pulled out of a United Nations global agreement on migration on Wednesday, citing security concerns, just days after the accord was reached.<p>Peter Szijjarto, Hungary’s minister of foreign affairs and trade, announced the withdrawal at a news conference in Budapest, Hungary’s capital, saying …

World News

Hungary Raises Production Incentive from 25% to 30% (EXCLUSIVE)

Hungary, which has hosted numerous Hollywood blockbuster shoots and ranks as Europe’s second most popular filming destination, has raised its …

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