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Protesters take part in an anti-government demonstration in Budapest, Hungary. Photograph:  AFP/Getty Images

Tens of thousands of Hungarians have protested for a second week against nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban, and what they call the corrupt and b(...)

Anti-Orban demonstrators gather at the building of the Hungarian State Opera in Budapest on Saturday. Photograph: Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP

About 100,000 Hungarians have rallied in Budapest to denounce the Eurosceptic, anti-immigration rule of nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban, a we(...)

Viktor Orban, Hungary’s prime minister, after his Fidesz party’s victory in the parliamentary elections in Budapest last weekend. Photograph: Akos Stiller/Bloomberg

A European Parliament draft report has urged the EU to launch action that could suspend Hungary’s voting rights in the bloc, due to the threat to dem(...)

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán celebrates on a podium on the bank of the Danube River after winning the parliamentary election with members of his Fidesz party on Sunday. Photograph: Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty Images

Viktor Orban’s landslide election win, a victory built on xenophobia, intolerance and preposterous conspiracy theories, underlines the alarming author(...)

Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban: won a third successive term on Sunday, consolidating his grip on power. Photograph: Bernadett Szabo

Hungary’s main opposition newspaper is to close just days after prime minister Viktor Orban won re-election, adding to his critics’ concerns for media(...)

CNN reported that Ian MacKay – an official with the National Union of Workers – helped set up and run a Facebook page called Black Lives Matter as well as other domain names linked to black rights.

A high-ranking Australian union official has been suspended amid reports he ran a fake Black Lives Matter Facebook page that solicited donations from (...)

Simon Harris, Minister for Health, speaking to Caroline Alwright from Lucan with senator Lynn Ruane and Colm O Gorman, director Amnesty International on Moore Street for the launch of It’s Time to Talk campaign. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Amnesty International Ireland executive director Colm O’Gorman has insisted a controversial €137,000 donation to the organisation was not for use in i(...)

Viktor Orban (third right) celebrates his party’s election victory.  Photograph: Akos Stiller/Bloomberg

Hungary’s government is set to continue its battle with the European Union over migration and with liberal civil society groups at home, after prime m(...)

 Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban celebrates on a podium on the bank of the Danube river after winning the parliamentary election in Budapest on Sunday. Photograph: Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty Images

Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban said his “decisive” re-election victory and the super majority in parliament his right-wing populist party appea(...)

The Vencel family, members of the Association of Cultural Preservation for Hungarian Hussar Unit,   cast their vote in Jaszfenyszaru, east of Budapest, during the general elections on Sunday. Photograph: Ferenc Isza/AFP/Getty Images

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban declared victory after preliminary results from yesteray’s election showed voters handing him a third successiv(...)

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