Coronavirus – Government official decries ‘political witch hunt’ against Hungary

Zoltán Kovács, the state secretary for international communication and relations, on Thursday...

Coronavirus – EU governments express concern over Hungary epidemic response law

Thirteen European Union countries expressed concern over Hungary's new law which enhances government...

Coronavirus – Gulyás: Mayoral powers to remain intact during state of emergency

The government has decided to drop an amendment proposal that would have stripped some powers from local...

Coronavirus in Hungary – Orbán cabinet extends emergency measures

Hungary's government has ordered the extension of emergency measures aimed at combatting the novel...

Coronavirus – Hungary: Two aircraft to bring back 257 Hungarians from US, Canada

Two aircraft bringing home 257 Hungarians who were unable to return to Hungary from the US and Canada...

Coronavirus – Hungarian parliament passes law enhancing government powers – UPDATE

Lawmakers on Monday passed a law that grants the government enhanced powers to contain the spread of...

Coronavirus – Opposition demands inclusion of timeframe in epidemic response bill

Hungary's opposition parties on Monday said they would not support the government's bill on the response...

Could the coronavirus outbreak undermine Hungarian democracy?

Early last year, Daniel Ziblatt coauthored a The New York Times op-ed titled “Why Autocrats...

Coronavirus – Opposition presses for big health-care wage rises now

Opposition Jobbik is urging an immediate and radical pay rise for health-care workers in light of the...

Foreign minister pledges further efforts to promote Hungarian minority rights in Transcarpathia

Hungary continues to work towards resolving the issue of the Hungarian minority's rights in...