Police

Big Rise in Number of Border Arrests of Illegal Migrants

This year has seen a big rise in the number of border violators caught by the authorities, with an increasing number of Afghan citizens among them and intensifying activity on the part of human smugglers, György Bakondi, the prime minister’s domestic security chief, told a press conference at the Röszke border station, in southern Hungary, […]

Elderly Man Beaten to Death By Juveniles in Borsod

An elderly man was beaten to death on the outskirts of Monok, and the police suspect two juveniles of committing the crime, the Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County Police Headquarters reported on the police website.

Culture

Budapest Autumn Festival to Offer Over 150 Events

The Budapest Autumn Festival will offer over 150 events at thirty venues between September 26 and October 10, the deputy mayor in charge of charge of cultural affairs said on Thursday.

Zsigmond Vilmos Film Festival to Start on September 21st

The 5th Zsigmond Vilmos International Film Festival will get under way in Szeged, in southern Hungary, next Monday, the festival’s director told a press conference.

Bartók’s Letters to Legendary Violinist Deposited With Bartók Archive

Béla Bartók’s handwritten letters to the legendary violinist Zoltán Székely, who led the Hungarian Quartet, have been deposited with the Bartók Archive at the Institute of Musicology (BTK) in Budapest.