A 9-year-old’s photos of the 1956 Hungarian revolution in Budapest

János Pölöskei was nine years old when the Revolution broke out on October 23, 1956. They lived near...

October 23 – Hungarian flag at half-mast to mark crushing of 1956 uprising – PHOTOS

The Hungarian flag was hoisted in front of Parliament and lowered to half-mast on Monday morning, to...

October 23 – Hungarian officials mark 1956 in neighbouring countries

Hungarian government officials addressed commemorations of the 1956 anti-Soviet revolution in...

1956 revolution: in Debrecen, thousands also wanted immediate change

The second biggest Hungarian city, Debrecen, played a very important role in the outbreak and the...

New Budapest mayor announces programme of ‘clean air, pure hearts and clean hands’

Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony on Wednesday said that his programme will be one of "clean air, pure...

Opposition marks anniversary of 1956 uprising

The opposition parties on Wednesday marked the 63rd anniversary of the Hungarian anti-communist uprising...

What do Hungarians celebrate on 23 October? – VIDEO

We challenged ourselves to find out how many people we can ask 'What do Hungarians celebrate of the 23rd...

October 23 – Former PM Gyurcsány calls for ‘patriotic opposition’

Ferenc Gyurcsány, head of the leftist Democratic Coalition, has called for building a "colourful,...
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October 23 – Fidesz marks 1956 anniversary

On October 23, 1956 "freedom-loving Hungarians revolted against the dictatorship of the internationalist...

October 23 – Hungary commemorates 1956 uprising – PHOTOS

Hungary's national flag was hoisted in front of the Parliament building on Wednesday, in a state...