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The AP Interview: Hungary committed to contentious LGBT law

Hungary’s right-wing government is attracting conservative thinkers from the United States who admire its approaches…

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Pence hopeful the Supreme Court will restrict abortion in US

Former U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says he’s hopeful that the new conservative majority on…

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Poland and Hungary could face withdrawal of EU funds over human rights concerns

Withholding member states’ regional aid money would be a “game-changer”, senior EU diplomat says Powered…

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Government should loosen gas rules amid price spike, North Sea firm says

Neptune Energy said it could supply much more gas if UK rules were slightly relaxed…

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Kick It Out says football authorities must be responsible for player protection

Monkey chants were aimed at Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham during the match. Powered by…

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'Some wanted me dead:' Pope acknowledges right-wing critics

Pope Francis has acknowledged his increasingly vocal right-wing critics Powered by WPeMatico

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Alan Mullery, Ossie Ardiles and Micky Hazard lead tributes to Jimmy Greaves

Greaves scored 266 goals for Tottenham and was in England’s World Cup-winning squad of 1966….

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Two Afghans who trekked to France have lessons for evacuees

Two men in their early 30s who were part of a mass migration wave to…

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Budapest mayor enters primary to run against Hungary's Orban

A frontrunner in the race for a joint opposition candidate to fight Hungarian Prime Minister…

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Hungary: Statue honoring mysterious Bitcoin founder unveiled

A bronze statue was unveiled in Hungary’s capital on Thursday which its creators say is…

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AP Week in Pictures: Europe and Africa

SEPT. 10 – SEPT. 16 2021 Powered by WPeMatico

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England move up to third in FIFA world rankings

The Three Lions were fourth since April 2019. Powered by WPeMatico

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Stephen Vizinczey: Provocative author of amorous bestseller

Before his surprising literary success in an adopted language, Vizinczey wrote several plays and was…

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Pope visit a sign of inclusion for Slovakia's excluded Roma

Pope Francis is heading to the far east of Slovakia to meet with the country’s…

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Apple fixes security hole reportedly used to hack an iPhone

Apple released a critical software patch to fix a security vulnerability that researchers said could…

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Pope in Slovakia to honor Holocaust dead on Day 2 of tour

Pope Francis is opening his visit to Slovakia by meeting with the president ahead of…

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‘Slow starter’ Armando Broja is making the right impression on Ralph Hasenhuttl

The 20-year-old is on a season-long loan at Southampton from Chelsea. Powered by WPeMatico

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Pope Francis to meet populist prime minister Viktor Orban on trip to Hungary

Pontiff’s brief stop in Budapest marks start of his first major international trip since surgery…

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Pope heads to Orban's Hungary at start of 4-day Europe trip

Pope Francis is making a quick trip to Hungary in his first big international outing…

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Rio Ferdinand: Empowered players to walk off if authorities do not act on racism

England players have experienced racism in three of their last five away qualifiers in front…

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Pope Francis to visit impoverished Roma quarter in Slovakia

Pope Francis is paying a visit next week to a neighborhood in Slovakia most Slovaks…

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England side could look very different at the 2022 World Cup – Gareth Southgate

The Three Lions boss named the same starting line-up for the qualifiers against Hungary and…

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Hungary offers to help Poland with border surveillance

Hungary’s president said Thursday that his government would assist Poland in conducting border surveillance on…

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Reaction to Euro final pain outweighs Poland frustration for Gareth Southgate

Harry Kane scored as the visitors drew 1-1 in Warsaw. Powered by WPeMatico

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Reaction to World Cup pain outweighs Poland frustration for Gareth Southgate

Harry Kane scored as the visitors drew 1-1 in Warsaw. Powered by WPeMatico

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England clean sheet record on ice as Kane strides on – 5 things from Poland draw

The Three Lions had won their opening five Group I matches. Powered by WPeMatico

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Bulgaria, EU's least vaccinated nation, faces deadly surge

Standing outside a rundown public hospital in northern Bulgaria, the chief vaccination nurse voices a…

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Wales fully focused on trying to win group – Gareth Bale

The Dragons would move above the Czech Republic in to second spot with victory over…

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Off-field issues and all change on pitch? Talking points before Poland-England

The Three Lions continue their bid to reach Qatar 2022 with a Group I clash…

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Ireland winger James McClean desperate to play more tournament football

McClean went to both Euro 2012 and Euro 2016 with Ireland. Powered by WPeMatico

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Poland vs England: We can’t only focus on Robert Lewandowski, says Gareth Southgate

The Bayern Munich striker missed the qualifier at Wembley, which England won 2-1. Powered by…

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5 Things we learned from England’s Wembley win

Andorra were brushed aside by the Three Lions. Powered by WPeMatico

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Pope asks for prayers for pilgrimage to 'heart of Europe'

Pope Francis says he’ll be traveling to the “heart of Europe” when he makes a…

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Gareth Southgate urges England to seize every ‘opportunity to improve’

The manager said his side cannot afford to stand still if they want to challenge…

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Boss Stephen Kenny defends record as Republic of Ireland draw with Azerbaijan

Defender Shane Duffy levelled with just three minutes remaining in Dublin. Powered by WPeMatico

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Gareth Southgate vows ‘mature’ England will keep fighting battle against racism

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Hungary after monkey chants were aimed at Raheem Sterling…

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Gareth Southgate urges England squad players to take chance against Andorra

The England boss is planning to make a host of changes to take on the…

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Gareth Southgate hails ‘incredible maturity’ of England players in face of abuse

Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were the targets of racist chanting in Hungary. Powered by…

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5 talking points as England return to Wembley for Andorra qualifier

It will be the first Three Lions game at the national stadium since the Euro…

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Jude Bellingham calls for ‘proper punishments’ after abuse of England players

Bellingham and Raheem Sterling were racially abused and targeted with monkey chants during Thursday night’s…

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Gareth Southgate expecting England to get a ‘fantastic reception’ at Wembley

Nobody will forget the Three Lions’ run to just their second ever major tournament final….

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Mason Mount believes Hungary win showed England are ‘coming back stronger’

The Three Lions eased to a comfortable 4-0 victory in their World Cup qualification clash…

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Record-breaker Ronaldo and Hungary-England reaction – Friday’s sporting social

Ronaldo this week broke the record for the most international goals. Powered by WPeMatico

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Harry Maguire says England are in ‘great position’ to qualify for Qatar 2022

The Three Lions hammered Hungary on Thursday night. Powered by WPeMatico

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FIFA promises ‘adequate actions’ over racist abuse aimed at England players

Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were targeted for abuse in the World Cup qualifier against…

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Boris Johnson urges Fifa to act over racism towards England players in Hungary

Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were targeted during the match in Budapest Powered by WPeMatico

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FIFA promise ‘adequate actions’ over racist abuse aimed at England players

Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were targeted for abuse in the World Cup qualifier against…

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How Hungarian football became a hotbed for white supremacists

Racist abuse marred England’s victory – but the behaviour of a certain group of fans…

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Who is Steffie Gregg? Raheem Sterling pays tribute after goal against Hungary

Sterling took off his shirt to celebrate and unveiled a message which read ‘Love you…

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FA urges FIFA to investigate after England players abused in Hungary

The FA said it was ‘extremely disappointing’ to hear the reports of racist chanting. Powered…

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England players subjected to alleged racist chants during big win over Hungary

Gareth Southgate’s men won 4-0 in Budapest in a World Cup qualifier marred by bad…

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Cristiano Ronaldo to wear number seven shirt with Manchester United

Edinson Cavani will now take up the number 21 Powered by WPeMatico

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How Cristiano Ronaldo finally broke Ali Daei’s international goals record

With his 111 goals scored across 180 appearances for Portugal, Ronaldo now sits alone at…

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England would have to win the World Cup to get over Euro 2020 – Gareth Southgate

Southgate’s side were beaten in the final on penalties by Italy this summer. Powered by…

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5 talking points ahead of England’s World Cup qualifier with Hungary

The Three Lions play in their first match since the Euro 2020 final defeat. Powered…

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Wizz Air to require pilots and cabin crew to be vaccinated by end of year

Boss Jozsef Varadi said ‘our number one priority is the health and safety of our…

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Wizz Air is to require pilots and cabin crew to be vaccinated by end of year

Boss Jozsef Varadi said ‘our number one priority is the health and safety of our…

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Pope on health: thanks to surgery I can eat whatever I want

Pope Francis says thanks to surgery that removed a portion of his colon he can…

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Kalvin Phillips thinks England fans are getting the message

The Leeds midfielder believes the support for players taking the knee is growing. Powered by…

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‘Proud of you’: Trump writes gushing letter to Hungary’s authoritarian leader Viktor Orbán

Mr Orbán posted the note on Instagram with a ‘cool’ emoji Powered by WPeMatico

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Harry Kane says his conscience is clear after transfer talk

The striker looked set to head to Manchester City for a record fee earlier in…

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Dominic Calvert-Lewin pulls out of England squad through injury

The Everton forward sustained a thigh strain in the win against Brighton. Powered by WPeMatico

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Jayson Molumby excited at the thought of playing on the biggest stage

The 22-year-old midfielder sealed a loan move to West Brom last week. Powered by WPeMatico

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George Russell dazzles in qualifying to put Williams on front row for Belgian GP

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took pole with Lewis Hamilton third fastest in his Mercedes. Powered…

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Max Verstappen pips George Russell to pole at rain-soaked Belgian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton had to settle for third on the grid. Powered by WPeMatico

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Gareth Southgate eyeing shot at World Cup glory after England’s Euros final loss

The Three Lions made history on home soil over the summer. Powered by WPeMatico

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England boss Gareth Southgate happy to wait to decide his future

World Cup qualification is Southgate’s sole focus right now. Powered by WPeMatico

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Ireland boss Stephen Kenny would prefer to have all his players vaccinated

Ireland lost eight players to coronavirus protocols in October last year. Powered by WPeMatico

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Aaron Connolly and Jeff Hendrick return to Republic of Ireland squad

Striker Callum Robinson misses out after testing positive for Covid-19. Powered by WPeMatico

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Hungary: Baton raised, orchestra conductor gets vaccine shot

A Hungarian orchestra conductor received a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot onstage during a free open-air…

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Daily new COVID-19 cases in Israel approach January peak

The number of new coronavirus cases each day in Israel is nearing the record set…

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Report finds NSO Group's spyware used on Bahraini activists

Nine activists from Bahrain had their iPhones hacked by advanced spyware made by the Israeli…

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WHO head calls for two-month vaccine booster moratorium

The head of the World Health Organization has called for a two-month moratorium on administering…

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Romania's LGBT community sees gains, ongoing rights struggle

The 20th anniversary of the decriminalization of homosexuality in Romania provided cause for celebration during…

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Western groups desperate to save Afghan workers left behind

Hundreds of Western nationals and Afghan workers have been flown to safety since the Taliban…

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Two EU foreign ministers accused of being on holiday like Raab as Kabul fell to Taliban

Hungary’s deputy foreign minister admits he “doesn’t know” where his boss his Powered by WPeMatico

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Hungary bus crash kills eight, injures dozens

Police a bus traveling on a highway in Hungary crashed through a guardrail and tipped…

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Pep Guardiola discusses fascination with geese – Friday’s sporting social

Elsewhere, Virgil Van Dijk celebrated his new Liverpool contract. Powered by WPeMatico

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Poland faces harmed ties with US, Israel over disputed bills

Poland is facing a more difficult relationship with two of its key allies after lawmakers…

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No travelling fans for September internationals due to Covid spikes in Europe

European World Cup qualifiers will get under way early next month. Powered by WPeMatico

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Poles to protest bill that would silence US-owned TV network

Nationwide demonstrations are planned across Poland against a bill seen as an effort by the…

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Aston Martin’s request for review of Sebastian Vettel disqualification dismissed

Vettel was stripped of second place at the Hungaroring on August 1 following a fuel…

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Tokyo Olympics Coverage Advisory

Today is day 14 of the Tokyo Summer Games. The AP plans coverage from all…

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Ukraine’s first black MP is now also its first gold medal winner in Tokyo

Ukraine’s Zhan Beleniuk was elected to the country’s parliament in July 2019 and he took…

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Felix runs for history, Americans seek more basektball gold

Set the alarm for Day 14 of the Tokyo Games and watch Allyson Felix attempt…

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Liam Heath wins Olympic bronze medal in K1 200m

The 36-year-old defending champion clocked 35.202 seconds to finish third behind Hungary’s Sandor Totka, with…

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Olympics Latest: Germany's Wellbrock wins marathon swim

Germany’s Florian Wellbrock has added a gold medal in marathon swimming to his bronze medal…

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Sturgis bike rally revs back bigger, despite virus variant

Crowds of bikers are rumbling their way towards western South Dakota, raising fears that COVID-19…

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Fox News host Tucker Carlson takes his show and conservative message to Hungary

Carlson’s presence in the country was not previously announced by his employer Powered by WPeMatico

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EXPLAINER: What happens when Olympics and politics collide?

For all the International Olympic Committee talks of staying neutral, its games have long proven…

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Whitlock shows off his gold as GB toast more success – Monday’s sporting social

Olympic champion Charlotte Worthington also reflected on her achievement. Powered by WPeMatico

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Key questions about Formula One title race heading into mid-season break

Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen are battling to be champion. Powered by WPeMatico

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Lewis Hamilton tops timesheets ahead of Max Verstappen in final Hungary practice

The world champion finished 0.088 seconds faster than Verstappen at the Hungaroring. Powered by WPeMatico

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At small Serbia border village, migrants describe pushbacks

At first, this remote village in Serbia seems sleepy and almost abandoned like many other…

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Staying perfect: Dressel wins another gold with world record

Caeleb Dressel has won his third gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a world…

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Max Verstappen puts Lewis Hamilton row aside to top first practice in Hungary

Verstappen edged out Valtteri Bottas by just 0.061 seconds, with Lewis Hamilton third in the…

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South African sets first individual swimming WR at Tokyo

South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker has set the first individual swimming world record at the Tokyo…

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Hamilton-Verstappen war of words escalates as FIA dismisses Red Bull bid

Red Bull failed in their bid to have Hamilton’s 10-second penalty at the British Grand…

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Hamilton-Verstappen feud escalates as Briton claims he has no regrets over crash

Lewis Hamilton knocked back Max Verstappen’s suggestion that his victory celebrations were “disrespectful”. Powered by…

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US ramps up pressure on Poland over Holocaust restitution

The United States is ramping up pressure on Poland to reverse course on new legislation…

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Tom Dean roared on and Novak Djokovic gets excited – Tuesday’s sporting social

Andy Murray was impressed by the swimmer’s level of support. Powered by WPeMatico

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Argentinian fencer loses out on medal – but gets surprise proposal from her coach and partner

The impromptu and successful proposal on camera was not an easy task for Lucas Saucedo…

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Hungarians protest over alleged government spying

Around 1,000 protesters in Hungary’s capital have demanded answers to allegations that the country’s right-wing…

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Thousands march in Hungary Pride parade to oppose LGBT law

Thousands of demonstrators marched in Hungary’s capital to voice their opposition to government measures seen…

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Japanese star Seto misses in 400 IM as Olympic swim starts

Daiya Seto of Japan surprisingly failed to qualify for the 400-meter individual medley final on…

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Slovenia PM accuses EU official of lying over rule of law

Slovenia Prime Minister Janez Janša has accused a European Union official of being a liar…

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Study: Chinese COVID shot may offer elderly poor protection

A new study suggests that a Sinopharm vaccine offers poor protection from COVID-19 among the…

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Canada vs Zimbabwe: Two divergent paths of COVID vaccination

Canada has one of the world’s highest coronavirus vaccination rates, with 70% of adults getting…

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Hungary calls for ballot to defend LGBT law opposed by EU

Hungary’s government has called for a national referendum in defense of what it calls child…

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Orban to hold referendum on LGBT law in defiance of pressure from the EU

Hungary position not changing as Mr Orban coaxes conservative voters ahead of the April elections…

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Grueling itinerary set for pope's first post-surgery trip

Pope Francis’ first foreign trip after undergoing intestinal surgery is going to be a grueling…

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Brisbane picked to host 2032 Olympics without a rival bid

Brisbane has been picked to host the 2032 Olympics Powered by WPeMatico

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EU says democratic standards under threat in Poland, Hungary

The European Union’s executive Commission says democratic standards in the bloc are eroding in several…

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‘The EU has a dictatorship growing inside of it,’ warns Verhofstadt over Hungary and Pegasus scandal

Mr Verhofstadt criticises the EU’s standard ‘deeply concerned’ response and calls for a ‘full inquiry’…

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The key questions in the pulsating battle for F1 supremacy

Lewis Hamilton revived his championship challenge at Max Verstappen’s expense on Sunday. Powered by WPeMatico

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Lewis Hamilton believes he is back in the title fight after Silverstone win

The Briton is now just seven points behind Max Verstappen. Powered by WPeMatico

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The Latest: Britain tops 50K cases ahead of easing rules

Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new coronavirus cases for the first time in six…

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The Latest: Hungary will offer 3rd shots beginning in August

Hungary’s government will provide citizens with the option to receive a third dose of COVID-19…

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Hungary: Writers, bookstores brace for ban on LGBT content

Some bookstores in Hungary placed notices at their entrances this week telling customers they sell…

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