Two Dutch men sentenced to five years in prison for drug trafficking in Hungary

Two Dutch men were sentenced to five years in prison on Monday for selling drugs at the Sziget music...

U.S. House approves bill granting Washington D.C. statehood

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved a legislation granting statehood to Washington, D.C. for the...
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EU Court of Justice rules against Hungarian NGO law

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled on Thursday that the restrictions imposed by Hungary on the...

Ex-officer charged over fatal shooting of African American as Washington pushes for legislation on policing

U.S. Georgia State's Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard on Wednesday announced 11 charges, including felony...

The law on scare-mongering is not unconstitutional in Hungary

The law which criminalises scare-mongering during an epidemic applies to anyone who knowingly spreads...
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Coronavirus – Two men sentenced for spreading rumours

A court in south-east Hungary has sentenced two Békéscsaba residents to community service for spreading fake news...

Somali suspected of smuggling drug packed with tea leaves

Budapest's chief prosecutor has brought charges against a Somali man who is suspected of smuggling large...

Tragedy! Child killed in drunken car accident

A man caused an accident in 2018, which he is now being charged for. He consumed both drugs and alcohol...

Orbán cabinet won’t accept European court ruling on transit zone

The government is refusing to accept the European Court's ruling that Hungary's transit zone is a place...

European Parliament criticises Hungary’s epidemic response law and EU funding

The debate on the measures introduced in response to the epidemic in Hungary and their impact on...