Pollreisz Győr election

Socialist Balázs Pollreisz tapped as joint opposition candidate for Győr mayor

Local Socialist leader Balázs Pollreisz has been nominated as the opposition's candidate for mayor in...

New Budapest Mayor Karácsony outlines ‘fundamental values’ for Budapest leadership

Gergely Karácsony, Budapest's new mayor, has set out the mottoes which he said would guide the city's...

Local elections – International press reacts to Karácsony’s win

Last night, the local elections and the campaigns came to an end in every Hungarian region. There was a...

Local elections – Results in major Hungarian cities

Among others, Péter Márki-Zay has been reelected as the mayor of Hódmezővásárhely with all the...

Local elections – Karácsony hails ‘historic victory’ in Budapest

A historic victory has taken place in Budapest, Gergely Karácsony said after winning the

Results for Budapest mayor with 92.19 pc of votes counted

Candidates for Budapest mayor have garnered the following percentage of votes with 92.19 percent of all...

Local elections – Budapest mayor: Voters to choose between ‘firm lead or chaos’

Sunday's mayoral election in...

Local elections – Opposition Karácsony: ‘Now it is our turn’

Gergely Karácsony, the opposition's joint candidate for Budapest mayor, has promised to "turn Budapest...

Fidesz: Timmermans, left-wing mayors promoting pro-migration schemes

The left wing is not up to the task of blocking European Union pro-migration policies, a government...

Opposition mayor candidate: Only local council autonomy ‘can counterbalance government powers’

It is only local councils based on the power of local communities that will be able to counterbalance...