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PM Orban flags big changes to Hungary's constitution

PM Orban flags big changes to Hungary's constitution

Right-wing nationalist Orban, who was re-elected with a landslide in April elections for a third straight term, did not reveal any further details.

Hungary's Orban sworn in as PM, eyes 20 years in power

Hungary's Orban sworn in as PM, eyes 20 years in power

Fresh from a landslide election win in April, Hungary's combative premier Viktor Orban was formally sworn in as prime minister on Thursday, and hinted at designs on power until at least 2030.

Hungary's Orban retains two-thirds legislative majority

Hungary's Orban retains two-thirds legislative majority

Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban retained his controlling two-thirds majority in parliament following last week's election, a final ballot count revealed on Sunday, giving him free legislative rein for the next four years.

Turnout high in Hungary as Orban fights to retain power

Turnout high in Hungary as Orban fights to retain power

Prime Minister Viktor Orban launched a last-ditch effort to mobilise supporters in Hungary's parliamentary election on Sunday, as interim turnout ran even higher than in a 2002 vote that consigned him to eight years in opposition.

Thousands of Hungarians rally to mock PM Orban

Thousands of Hungarians rally to mock PM Orban

Thousands of Hungarians joined a rally mocking Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Saturday, in the latest protest against what they call his attacks on democracy and human rights.

Hungary to detain all asylum-seekers

Hungary to detain all asylum-seekers

Hungary's parliament approved Tuesday the systematic detention of all asylum-seekers in container camps, in a move that Prime Minister Viktor Orban said will make all of Europe safer from terror attacks.

Anti-immigrant premier set to win third term in Slovakia election

Anti-immigrant premier set to win third term in Slovakia election

Slovaks started voting on Saturday, likely to hand a third term to Prime Minister Robert Fico, a left-wing nationalist whose vocal anti-immigration stance chimes with those of Hungary's Viktor Orban and Poland's Jaroslaw Kaczynski.