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American Tourists Love Hungarian Food

Thursday, August 31, 2017


Today we’re trying 3 of the best dishes from Budapest, Hungary! These foods range from the sweet to savory and will definitely give you some culinary inspiration for foods to try in Budapest.

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Putin promises judo lesson to Hungarian PM Orban

Wednesday, August 30, 2017


Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the World Judo Championships in Budapest on Monday, where he promised Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban a theory lesson in the martial art in which he holds a black belt.

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Finally, a wise decision: Germany will not return more asylum seekers to Hungary


The German government expressed grave concerns over the Hungarian asylum system and as a result, it stopped sending asylum seekers back to Hungary - the German press reported on Tuesday.

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PM Viktor Orbán and Russian President Vladimir Putin met at World Judo Championships site

Tuesday, August 29, 2017


It is no question after such a summer that Budapest is one of the sports capitals of the world said Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó commenting on Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Russian President Vladimir Putin meeting at Papp László Arena that hosts the World Judo Championships.

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Permanent Adolescence: The Epidemic That Will Destroy America

Monday, August 28, 2017

It's clear that America is suffering from an epidemic of arrested emotional development

Dr. Paul Kindlon


As a Humanities professor I have had the opportunity to teach psychology and social psychology for more than 20 years. Occasionally the knowledge obtained in these areas allows me analyze and understand social behavior and certain cultural trends. This is one those occasions.

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Two parliamentary deputies were killed in Luhansk


Unknown perpetrators have killed two members of parliament (LNR) of the self-proclaimed People's Republic of Luhansk in East Ukraine, the deputy chief prosecutor of the area said on Monday.

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Team Hungary finished the 2017 Canoe World Championships in Racica with ten medals

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Tamara Takács, Erika Medveczky, Krisztina Fazekas-Zur, Ninetta Vad

Women's K-4 500 m
1. Hungary (Tamara Takács, Erika Medveczky, Krisztina Fazekas-Zur, Ninetta Vad)
2. Germany 1: 30.084
3. New Zealand 1: 30.215

Team Hungary finished the 2017 Canoe World Championships in Racica, Czech Republic with ten medals - five gold, three silver and two bronze medals.

Hungary finished second in the medal table behind Germany, which is an excellent result taking into account that Team Hungary came to the event without three Olympic Champion kayakers - Gabriella Szabó missed the event due to injury; Danuta Kozák and Tamara Csipes due to pregnancy.

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Team Hungary closes Saturday’s finals with two gold and one silver medals at Canoe World Championship in Racica, Czech Republic

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Ramóna Farkasdi and Erika Medveczky

In K-2 200m Márk Balaska and Balázs Birkás won gold, followed by Ramóna Farkasdi and Erika Medveczky in K-2 1000m.

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President Putin to be honored by the university of Debrecen

Friday, August 25, 2017


President Putin will receive the award in recognition of “the major role the Russian Federation and Hungary assign to the Debrecen University in the upgrade of the Paks nuclear plant"

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FM Péter Szijjártó rejected outgoing Dutch Ambassador's slanderous remarks


Szijjártó called outgoing Dutch ambassador's remarks outrageous and utterly defamatory, on Thursday in Budapest, before journalists.

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Wine and gastronomy will be the theme of this year's Colorful Budapest Festival

Thursday, August 24, 2017


Wine and gastronomy will be the main theme of this year's Colorful Budapest Festival. The event offers local and foreign street artists the opportunity to display their skills and talents by creating colorful murals on city’s firewalls in various spots designated for displaying artworks.

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Romanian authorities prevented Hungarian street dancers from parading under the Hungarian flag in Nagyvárad

Organizers of “Windows on Europe” event prevented Hungarian street dancers from parading under the Hungarian flag in Nagyvárad reported “itthon.ma”.

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175 years ago today the foundation stone laid for Chain Bridge

Wednesday, August 23, 2017


The construction of Budapest’s most iconic bridge, the Chain Bridge started 175 years ago.

The foundation stone for the bridge was laid on August 24, 1842 by “József Nádor”.

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Hungary and Serbia come together to battle terrorism and the migrant crisis

“We will be further increasing the exchange of information between the Serbian and the Hungarian armed forces, so that we can counter illegal migration and terrorism more effectively," Hungary's defense minister said


Hungary and Serbia have agreed to share military resources in the battle against terrorism and the migrant crisis.

Defense Minister István Simicskó emphasized Hungary's position over the weekend following discussions with his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vulin in Subotica.

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Geography Now! Hungary (ft. Nick Uhas/ Nickipedia)


Welcome to Geography Now! This is the first and only Youtube Channel that actively attempts to cover profiles on every single country of the world. We are going to do them alphabetically so be patient if you are waiting for one that's down the road.

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Ásotthalom Mayor László Toroczka's Facebook page has been suspended

Monday, August 21, 2017


Under the pretext of publishing "hate speech", Ásotthalom Mayor László Toroczkai's Facebook page with more than 100 thousands followers has been suspended without prior notice.

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Russian air force destroys 200+ ISIS terrorists heading for Deir ez-Zor, Syria – MoD


The Russian air force has destroyed a large column of Islamic State militants, vehicles and large caliber weapons heading to the Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor, the Russian defense ministry has said.

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Prince Akishino of Japan and his daughter Princess Mako visited a pig raising farm in Bugac

Photo: MTI

Prince Akishino of Japan and his daughter Princess Mako visited a pig raising farm rearing rare pigs in Bugac on Sunday, during what his people describe as a livestock research trip in the prince’s field of interest.

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Today, Hungary celebrates the founding of the nation by King St Steven

Sunday, August 20, 2017


The National Holiday ended with spectacular Fireworks staged above the Danube. Take a look at some of the photos taken during the event.

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Hungary is among the top 10 safest countries in the world to visit in 2017


The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has released information on which countries are currently considered a high-risk status and which are a very low risk.

According to the report, among the European countries only Switzerland, Malta and Iceland considered safer than Hungary.

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The biggest issue of our time

Saturday, August 19, 2017


A clear explanation of the ongoing demographic implosion in European societies that in a few generations may lead to the disappearance of the white race from existence.

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Picture of the day: Sleeping giraffes

Friday, August 18, 2017


One would think that giraffes due to their large size sleep standing up like horses, but this is not the case, they actually lie down like cows.

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The steady flow of genuine western European refugees to Hungary may soon become a flood

Thursday, August 17, 2017


Earlier the year, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said Hungary welcomed Western European refugees who would like to live in a country that was safe, not being plagued by daily threats of terrorism that have become a way of life in most western European countries.

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Most countries, including US allies, trust Putin more than Trump on foreign policy – poll

Russia's President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump © Carlos Barria / Reuters

US allies Germany, France, Japan, and South Korea are among countries which trust Vladimir Putin more than Donald Trump in handling foreign affairs, a new Pew poll shows.

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Members of Japan’s Imperial Family visit Hungary

Monday, August 14, 2017


Japanese Prince Akisino, the youngest son of Emperor Akihito, visits Hungary on Thursday. The trip has been announced the last week, and the Japanese media also reported on the event.

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Two-time US Olympic and World Champion Maggie Steffens signed a contract with Hungary’s best water polo club

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Photo: nbcolympics.com

Hungary's best women's water polo team, UVSE struck a deal with two-time US Olympic and World Champion Water Polo Player Maggie Steffens reported the Hungarian Water Polo Federation.

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Immortality & Mind: Dalai Lama Brainstorms the Universe With Russian Scientists


Leading neuroscientists and philosophers from Russia took part in the first-ever joint conference with the Dalai Lama and Buddhist scholars that was held in New Delhi to discuss matters such as and the nature of consciousness.

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Confirmation in Torockó

Saturday, August 12, 2017


Young people are posing before leaving for the confirmation ceremony

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Star Coach Katalin Rozsnyói raises a new kayak queen - Tamara Takács

Thursday, August 10, 2017


Kataline Rozsnyói (74) admitted that she still hasn't retired from coaching because of this young girl. The star coach has already raised several Olympic champions among them Natasa Janics and Zoltán Kammerer.

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Some of the most stunning images of the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest

Wednesday, August 9, 2017


According to FINA officials, the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest was the most successful tournament in the history of aquatic sports.

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Hungary offers asylum to Iranian Christian woman being expelled from Sweden


Sweden is about to deport Aideen Strandsson after her request for asylum has been rejected for a second time


Hungary has offered asylum to an Iranian Christian woman who is being expelled from Sweden, Zsolt Semjén, Deputy Prime Minister, has said.

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Ozora psychedelic festival site got a new lake but was closed to festival goers

Tuesday, August 8, 2017


Due to bureaucratic delays the necessary permit to use the lake hasn't arrived in time; as a result, no one was allowed to swim in the lake despite the sweltering heat wave that hit the country during the event writes velvet.hu.

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Hungary wins six gold medals at World Finswimming Junior Championships in Tomsk, Russia

Monday, August 7, 2017


Dorothy Hamlin won gold medals in women's 200 m and 400 m Bi Fins events.

Anita Szabó won gold medals in women's 50 m and 100 m Bi Fins events.

Alex Mozsár won gold medals in men's 400 m Immersion and Surface events reported the Hungarian Diving Association.

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Famous rock musicians with Hungarian roots

Sunday, August 6, 2017


Suzi Quatro


The first true frontwoman of hard rock was born in Detroit in 1950 to a Hungarian mother and an Italian father. Suzi's mother, Helen Szaniszlay was born in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County, in Hungary.

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One of the founders of "Erő és Elszántság" (Force and Fortitude(?)) talks about the future of the new right-wing movement

Friday, August 4, 2017


There is a good chance that the new nationalist movement "Erő és Elszántság" (Force and Fortitude(?)) launched last month will be turned into a political party said one of the founders of the movement Zsolt Tyirityán who is also the head of "Betyársereg" - a nationwide network of martial artists.

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Thousands of Citizens Rise up Against Mandatory Vaccines in Italy

Thursday, August 3, 2017


Italians protest new vaccination laws - mainstream media blackout

By:Jay Greenberg
Italians take to the streets to protest new mandatory vaccine laws

The people of Italy have been taking to the streets in their thousands to stand up against Italy's new mandatory vaccine laws.

Thousands of angry citizens have been demonstrating against the vaccinations that have recently been made compulsory, yet the mainstream media in the West refuses to cover the protests.

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Hungary draws up plans for the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge


Plans have been put forward to build the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge near the Eastern Hungarian city of Sátoraljaújhely.

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Swimmer Zsuzsanna Jakabos married her coach Iván Petrov

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


The wedding ceremony was held in "Rába Quelle Gyógy, Termál and Élményfürdő" in Győr on Wednesday afternoon.

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Interest in learning Hungarian language has increased significantly in Transcarpathia


Hungarian is even more popular in Transcarpathia than English said Government Commissioner István Grezsa at Zánka Erzsébet camp where he met a group of Ukrainian children vacationing in Hungary.

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Immigrant population hits new high in Germany


BERLIN (Reuters) - The number of people with an immigrant background in Germany rose 8.5 percent to a record 18.6 million in 2016, largely due to an increase in refugees, the Federal Statistics Office said on Tuesday.

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A glimpse into the afterlife?

Tuesday, August 1, 2017


By SHIVALI BEST FOR MAILONLINE


* Researchers analysed the near death experiences of 154 people
* Common features were feeling at peace, seeing a light and encountering spirits
* While similar sequences were found, the researchers suggest that each near-death-experience has a unique pattern of events

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Hungary's 'Slavic-Looking' Skanderbeg Shocks Albanians

The first display of a statue of Skanderbeg that is expected to be erected in Budapest has upset artists in Albania who say it mixes Albanian and Slavic features.

The statue of Skanderbeg presented by the ambassador in Hungary (left) and the hero usual way of portraying (right). Photo: Twitter/Wikimedia

News that a monument to the Albanian national hero, Gjergj Kastriot Skenderbej/ Skanderbeg was to be erected in the central park of Budapest was initially welcomed by Albanians in the media.

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