• Local Opinion: Politics Dominated By Hatred

    Local Opinion: Politics Dominated By Hatred

    • 17 Aug 2018 8:18 AM

    A political scientist describes the past three decades of Hungarian politics as an incessant struggle between enemies. His main problem is that the struggle is fuelled by hatred.

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  • Kerekdomb Festival, Tokaj Wine Region, 13 – 16 September

    Kerekdomb Festival, Tokaj Wine Region, 13 – 16 September

    • 16 Aug 2018 12:43 PM

    Between September 13 and 16, the tiny village of Tállya in the Tokaj wine region will unlock the gates of its aged mansion, open the doors of its churches, decorate its streets and wine cellars. The most atmospheric autumn festival of Nothern Hungary will také place in the arms of the Tokaj vineyards in the gold September sun.

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  • Cashless Society Promoted At Cashless Festival

    Cashless Society Promoted At Cashless Festival

    • 16 Aug 2018 10:56 AM

    Ágnes Hornung, the finance ministry’s state secretary, urged Hungarians to cut down on their cash transactions at a press conference at the Sziget Festival – which went cashless in 2011 – on Tuesday.

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  • Sir John Eliot Gardine, Mupa, 2 November

    Sir John Eliot Gardine, Mupa, 2 November

    • 16 Aug 2018 7:49 AM

    The moment has arrived: if anyone thinks that the world-famous British conductor who founded the English Baroque Soloists and the Monteverdi Choir, and who has conducted countless concerts and recordings of works by Bach, Handel, Mozart and Beethoven, is only an authority on the world of so-called early music, they will now be convinced to the contrary.

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  • Lázár Appointed Commissioner For Defence Of Non-Smokers

    Lázár Appointed Commissioner For Defence Of Non-Smokers

    • 16 Aug 2018 7:12 AM

    János Lázár, head of the Prime Minister’s Office in the previous government, has been appointed the prime minister’s commissioner in charge of “the protection of nonsmokers” effective August 15, the latest issue of the official gazette Magyar Közlöny reported.

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  • ’Zemplen Fest’, Now On Until 19 August

    ’Zemplen Fest’, Now On Until 19 August

    • 15 Aug 2018 1:14 PM

    The 'Zempléni Fesztivál' is being held for 27th time in the Tokaj Wine Region, where Hungary’s best musical talents come together. Classical, jazz, folk, church music – you’ll find something to your taste in inspired and unusual venues from castles to hunting lodges, churches to synagogues, wineries to cafés, even disused quarries.

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  • 565,000+ Attend Love Revolution @ Sziget

    565,000+ Attend Love Revolution @ Sziget

    • 15 Aug 2018 11:38 AM

    Europe’s answer to Glastonbury celebrated its 26th year with over 1000 shows, with Kendrick Lamar, Gorillaz, Lana Del Rey, Mumford & Sons, Dua Lipa, Arctic Monkeys and Kygo headlining in the heart of Budapest

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