The New Kubala? – Primera División Giants FC Barcelona Snap Up 10-Year-Old Hungarian Wonderkid

Csongor Szabó, a promising talent of the U10 team of Debrecen Football Academy will continue his career at FC Barcelona’s youth teams, Hungarian news site reported. Born in 2006, Csongor is already considered one of the most gifted young Hungarian footballers. He was one of the few hundreds who have participated in a trial day recently in Barcelona. His mother, […]

House Speaker László Kövér (photo: Zsolt Szigetváry - MTI)
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House Speaker: Romania Should Appreciate Translyvania’s Ethnic Hungarian Community

Romania may in the future realise that ethnic Hungarians are an asset rather than a hazard, while Hungary is an ally sharing values and interests rather than an enemy to Romania, House Speaker László Kövér said in the town of Marosvásárhely (Târgu Mureș) in Transylvania on Wednesday. “That realisation has happened in Serbia, and the same realisation is ripening in Slovakia; […]


Internationally Recognized Hungarian Historian György Granasztói To Be Laid To Rest Today

Funeral plans are set for György Granasztói, a leading Hungarian historian and university professor who was among the founding members of the Friends of Hungary Foundation. Granasztói passed away at the age of seventy-eight on 10th of August. He is being laid to rest on Thursday afternoon in Budapest at the Farkasrét Cemetery.  The funeral is to be attended only by family members and close friends and […]

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Shocking Disaster: Hungarian Leaders Express Condolences To Earthquake-Hit Italy

Hungary’s President János Áder and Parliamentary Speaker László Kövér sent condolences over the earthquake that claimed at least 247 lives in central Italy in the early hours on Wednesday. In his telegram to Italian President Sergio Mattarella, János Áder expressed sympathy with families of the victims and with those who have lost their homes, the president’s office said. “On this […]


Shocking Aerial Photos Of Lufthansa ’s City Of The Month

We have already seen Emirates Airline’ recorded promo video in Budapest, which we greatly appreciate. For this August, however, the largest airline in Europe, Lufthansa, has chosen the Hungarian capital for a longer term campaign. Lufthansa has named Budapest their August City of the Month. During the campaign the German airline regularly update its official Facebook page with photographs of […]


What Makes Foreigners To Learn Hungarian? – Summer Language School At The Balassi Institute

Those young students who attend the four-week summer Hungarian language school of the Balassi Institute, can learn Hungarian fluently in one or two years, a report by news portal points out. It requires strong self-determination to learn Hungarian indeed, however those foreigners who have learnt the language successfully prove it is not impossible at all, the article says. Most of the student […]


The Hungarian „Golden Flight” Landed In Budapest At 8.10AM

Today, on the 24th of August the “golden flight” returned from Rio, the Hungarian Delegation arrived to Liszt Ferenc International Airport of Budapest with 6 medalist athletes on board. After landing Katinka Hosszú, Emese Szász, Gabriella Szabó, Tamara Csipes, Krisztina Fazekas-Zur, András Rédli and all of the returning athletes went to the SYMA Sports and Conference Center to meet with their […]