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Stories with place: Budapest
  • Softer image helps far-right's gains in Hungary 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 3:38 pm
  • BUDAPEST, Hungary - Prime Minister Viktor Orban easily trounced his rivals to once again become Hungary's undisputed leader, but the strong showing of the country's far-right Jobbik party has left Jewish leaders and others worried.

  • Hungary prime minister wins 3rd term 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 8:43 pm
  • BUDAPEST, Hungary - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party won parliamentary elections Sunday and narrowly secured a new two-thirds majority, but gains by a far-right party were a cause for concern.

  • Azerbaijan fined $500K for 9 doping cases in '13 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 6:29 am
  • BUDAPEST, Hungary - The International Weightlifting Federation has fined Azerbaijan $500,000 and waived a possible suspension after nine lifters were caught doping last year.

  • Tracing communist history in Budapest's landscape 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 12:36 pm
  • BUDAPEST, Hungary - The toppling of statues and monuments during times of political upheaval has been a well-documented act in Eastern and Central European history.