Many Hungarians chose "bad instead of good" in helping deport Jews to Nazi death camps, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Monday in his first acknowledgement of his country`s complicity in the Holocaust.
With three election victories in less than a year under his belt, along with a rosy economic outlook, a weak opposition and a comfortable parliamentary majority, Hungary`s Prime Minister Viktor Orban looked invincible just a few months ago.
Several thousand Hungarians protested in Budapest Tuesday against a plan by Prime Minister Viktor Orban`s government to nationalise private pension funds from January, a move protestors said amounts to "robbery".
Hungary`s Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday dismissed corruption claims cited by Washington as the reason for US entry bans on six senior Hungarian officials in October that have soured already frayed bilateral relations.
About 100,000 Hungarians rallied on Tuesday night to protest at a planned tax on data traffic and the broader course of Prime Minister Viktor Orban`s government they saw as undermining democracy and relations with European Union peers.
Hungary`s Prime Minister Viktor Orban retained his controlling two-thirds majority in parliament following last week`s election, a final ballot count revealed early today, giving him free legislative rein for the next four years.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said relations between the two countries have remained on a "steady course" over the years and both the countries would be each other`s bridge to Europe and Asia.