Supreme court okays referendum on sports stadium plans for Csepel island

Hungary's supreme court has given the green light to a referendum initiative in which voters could be...

Hungarian opposition collects 680,000 signatures backing European Prosecutor initiative

Opposition parties have collected a total 680,000 signatures in support of getting Hungary to join the...

Jobbik launches signature drive for ‘slave law’ repeal

Conservative Jobbik has started a nationwide signature drive for the repeal of the labour code amendments tightening overtime rules in an...

Jobbik initiates setting up parliament committee on Paks upgrade

Conservative opposition Jobbik is proposing a parliamentary committee to be set up to review the upgrade of the Paks nuclear plant, party...

Jobbik to appeal election cttee rejection of referendum initiatives linked to ‘slave law’

The conservative opposition Jobbik party will submit an appeal to the Kúria, Hungary's supreme court, against a decision by the National...

Hungarian election body rejects opposition plebiscite bids

The National Election Committee (NVB) on Thursday rejected referendum bids submitted by two opposition parties on university tuition and...

Leftist opposition party launches referendum bid on free university tuition

The opposition Párbeszéd party is submitting a referendum initiative with a view to ensuring that university tuition in Hungary is free of...

Local council submits petition concerning noise near Budapest airport

Representatives of a local council located near Budapest's Liszt Ferenc Airport have submitted a petition to the aviation control service...

Socialists submit referendum bids for ‘protection of public funds’

The opposition Socialist Party today submitted two...

NVB throws out two referendum initiatives

The National Election Committee (NVB) on Thursday rejected two referendum initiatives, one on making the enforcement of two-thirds laws...