Viktor Orban - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Viktor Orban As Trump calls for wall, a look at the world's barriers As President Donald Trump marks 100 days in office, he is vowing to keep his campaign promise to build a wall along the border with Mexico. Despite widespread skepticism and Mexico's refusal to pay for the wall, as Trump has demanded, the U.S. government has been soliciting bids and test sections could be built as soon as this summer. P... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:23:00 GMT 2017-04-27T06:23:00Z Hungary's governing party seeks talks on law on civic groups BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's governing Fidesz party says it has prepared a draft law regulating the foreign financing of non-governmental organizations but wants to discuss the bill with the other parliamentary parties before it formally submits the legislation. Lajos Kosa, head of Fidesz's parliamentary group, said Tuesday that the bill seeks to ma... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 17:31:00 GMT 2017-03-14T17:31:00Z The Latest: Hungary defends new asylum law criticized by UN ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest on migration issues in Europe (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Hungary's prime minister says new rules allowing the detention of all asylum-seekers, including unaccompanied minors older than 14, in camps on the Serbian border made of shipping containers are in line with European Union legal standards. ... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:44:00 GMT 2017-03-10T14:44:00Z George A. Olah, who won Nobel Prize in chemistry, dies at 89 LOS ANGELES (AP) — George A. Olah, whose work won a Nobel Prize in chemistry and paved the way for more effective oil refining and ways of producing less polluting forms of gasoline, has died at age 89. Olah died Wednesday at his Beverly Hills home, according to the University of Southern California's Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute, of which he was ... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 01:17:00 GMT 2017-03-10T01:17:00Z The Latest: May says she is no Thatcher despite EU stance BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit taking place Thursday and Friday (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Even though Margaret Thatcher earned fame for boldly demanding British money back from European Union coffers, current Prime Minister Theresa May doesn't quite see herself in the same category. "There ... Thu, 09 Mar 2017 21:35:00 GMT 2017-03-09T21:35:00Z Hungary blasted for rule detaining refugees in containers BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary adopted tough new rules on Tuesday allowing authorities to detain all asylum-seekers, including women and children fleeing war and poverty, in border camps built from shipping containers. Human rights groups said the decision was a "flagrant violation of international law." In the eyes of Hungary's combative prime minister... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 19:36:00 GMT 2017-03-07T19:36:00Z The Latest: Greek coast guard rescues 113 migrants in Ionian BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on migration to Europe (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Greece's coast guard says 113 migrants have been rescued from a boat that ran into trouble in rough seas in the Ionian off the western coast of Greece. The migrants were found sailing 32 nautical miles (36 miles; 59 kilometers) west of the ... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:29:00 GMT 2017-03-07T17:29:00Z Hungary: Group which led Olympic bid retreat enters politics BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Momentum Movement, a new group in Hungary whose push for a referendum made Budapest withdraw its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, said Sunday it has become a political party. Over 140 party members voted unanimously at a general meeting on Saturday in favor of the decision and party officials will launch the legal registrat... Sun, 05 Mar 2017 12:51:00 GMT 2017-03-05T12:51:00Z Budapest assembly passes motion to withdraw 2024 Olympic bid BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Budapest's assembly approved a motion Wednesday to withdraw the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics. The decision leaves Los Angeles and Paris as the only remaining candidates. The International Olympic Committee will choose the host city in September. Budapest's decision to withdraw came after a new political grou... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:59:00 GMT 2017-03-01T12:59:00Z Hungary: NGOs should reveal amount, aim of foreign funding BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's governing party says that it will propose legislation forcing non-governmental organizations reveal the source, amount and aim of foreign funding they receive. Lajos Kosa, parliamentary faction leader of Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party, said Friday that the intention is to shed light on how the groups financed from abroad are try... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:37:00 GMT 2017-02-17T16:37:00Z If Trump ends America's world leadership, who will step up? WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pursuit of an "America first" foreign policy is raising questions about who, if anyone, will fill the void if the U.S. relinquishes its traditional global leadership role. China and Russia are among the aspirants for greater economic and military influence, while an ambivalent Germany could emerge as the West's moral compass. ... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:58:00 GMT 2017-01-24T08:58:00Z Hungarian reporter who kicked migrants gets probation SZEGED, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian camerawoman who was filmed kicking and possibly tripping migrants along the country's border with Serbia was sentenced Thursday to three years' probation for disorderly conduct. Petra Laszlo, who appeared in the Szeged District Court by remote video from an undisclosed location, mounted a tearful defense and said she w... Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:15:00 GMT 2017-01-12T21:15:00Z The Latest: Trump to visit victims of Ohio State attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 9:45 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump is planning to travel to Ohio State University to meet with some of the victims of the recent attack that left 11 people injured. Trump is expected to arrive in Columbus, Ohio, on Thursday, according to... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:45:00 GMT 2016-12-07T03:45:00Z