Hungary PM Orban calls sanctions 'double-edged weapon'

Hungary PM Orban calls sanctions 'double-edged weapon'

Hungary has supported European Union sanctions against Russia but its own economy will be also inevitably impacted by them, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told state radio on Friday.

Seven killed as car carrying migrants crashes in Hungary

Seven killed as car carrying migrants crashes in Hungary

Seven people were killed and four injured when a car with a Serbian licence plate carrying migrants crashed into a house in Hungary late on Monday, after its driver refused to stop for a check, police said.

Hungary, Ukraine summon ambassadors over Russian gas supply deal spat

Hungary, Ukraine summon ambassadors over Russian gas supply deal spat

Ukraine and Hungary summoned one anothers' ambassadors on Tuesday over Budapest's signing of a new long-term gas deal with Russia, which Kyiv regards as a threat to its national security.

EU warns Hungary against use of Russia's Covid-19 vaccine

EU warns Hungary against use of Russia's Covid-19 vaccine

Hungary's plans to import and possibly use Russia's touted Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine raise safety concerns and could damage trust in potential shots, the European Commission said, opening a new front in the EU's fraught relations with Budapest.

Hamilton wins in Hungary to take back championship lead

Hamilton wins in Hungary to take back championship lead

Lewis Hamilton was flawless on Sunday as he won the Hungarian Grand Prix from pole for Mercedes to claim a record equalling eighth top spot at one race and go top in the Formula One championship.

As coronavirus hits tourism, Wizz Air finds new role

As coronavirus hits tourism, Wizz Air finds new role

Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air is repatriating citizens and transporting medical equipment for east European governments

Hungary prepares $30 billion coronavirus package to jump-start economy

Hungary prepares $30 billion coronavirus package to jump-start economy

Hungary is preparing to announce a roughly $30 billion package of measures to help jump-start the economy, a top government official said on Saturday,

Hungary will remain part of the European Union, PM Orban says

Hungary will remain part of the European Union, PM Orban says

Hungary has no plans to leave the European Union, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Sunday, adding however that eastern and western members of the bloc must find a compromise over the bloc's future.

Separated Bangladeshi twins stable: doctors

Separated Bangladeshi twins stable: doctors

Conjoined Bangladeshi twins who were separated last week are in a stable condition, the team of Hungarian and Bangladeshi doctors who carried out the marathon operation said Saturday.

Verstappen ends pole wait with a first in Hungary

Verstappen ends pole wait with a first in Hungary

Red Bull's Max Verstappen celebrated a long-overdue first Formula One pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday, with championship leader Lewis Hamilton qualifying third for Mercedes.

Russia, Hungary to host 2025 and 2027 World Aquatics championships

Russia, Hungary to host 2025 and 2027 World Aquatics championships

Russia and Hungary will host the 2025 and 2027 world Aquatics championships each 10 years after previously holding the event, global governing body FINA said Sunday.

More bodies found as Hungary lifts sunken tourist boat from river

More bodies found as Hungary lifts sunken tourist boat from river

Hungarian police recovered more bodies on Tuesday as they lifted a sightseeing boat that sank in the river Danube in Budapest last month in an accident that has claimed at least 24 lives.