While usually Christmas steals the spotlight during the festive season, Hungarians have various diverse ways of celebrating winter, including some amusing and unexpected folk customs and traditions. Have a look at some of the quirkiest Hungarian winter traditions that are guaranteed to bring a little smile to your face during these cold, gloomy days.
The opposition Socialists on Sunday called for reinstating teachers fired from their job, and asked the government to establish the conditions of free education and create a budget allocation for teacher wage hikes.
The opposition Democratic Coalition (DK) calls for recovering advance payments of European Union support transferred by the government to “Fidesz billionaires”.
The changeable weather will continue this week, at the beginning of the week, due to an incoming cold front, rain is expected, and in the second half of the week, more cloudy and overcast weather is expected, with rain and showers in many places. The highest daytime temperature is rising, 6-14 degrees is expected by […]
With the arrival of the gloomy winter days, a little inspiration can go a long way toward brightening our mood. Thankfully, Hungary fosters numerous fascinating local customs that honor this marvelous festive season. We compiled a list of some of the most fun, intriguing and unusual Hungarian winter traditions to help get you through the […]
We can expect peak temperatures of around 6 degrees on Saturday, 9 degrees on Sunday, and 11 degrees on Monday.
Opposition parties have criticised Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s statements on European Union sanctions against Russia, energy supplies and aid for Ukraine, in his regular interview with public broadcaster Kossuth Radio on Friday.
The Gripen fighter jets of the Hungarian air force have concluded policing Baltic airspace, a task they performed over the past four months as part of a NATO mission.
The government has not made a decision yet whether to take outpatient clinics over from municipalities, László Felkai, state secretary at the interior ministry, told parliament’s legislative committee on Thursday.
Although winter has begun according to the calendar, the weather is still autumnal, and a serious cooling down is not likely in the next week, even the night frosts will end in the first half of next week, wrote the National Meteorological Service in its agrometeorological analysis.