Police

Man in Józsefváros Died During a Police Measure

A young man died in the VIII. district, Budapest on the corner of Baross street and Szigetvári street, while the police were taking action against him, a spokesman for the Budapest Police Headquarters (BRFK) informed MTI on Tuesday (19th October).

Fire at the Borostyán Med Hotel Has Been Extinguished, But There is Still a Lot to Do

The fire that broke out in a hotel in Nyíradony-Tamásipuszta on Sunday night (17th October) has been put out – the disaster management reported on Monday, shortly before 1 am.

Culture

Hungarian-German Arts Festival Starts in Berlin

The Bridging Europe festival, organised by the Budapest Palace of Arts (Müpa) and the Konzerthaus Berlin between October 11 and 16, will feature concerts, literature and films, organisers said on Tuesday.

PM Meets Theatre Olympics Organizers

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met organisers of the 10th Theatre Olympics to be hosted by Hungary in 2023, according to the prime minister’s press chief.

André Kertész’s Unpublished Photographs Arrive in National Museum

The National Museum in Budapest on Wednesday took possession of 1,163 photographs of the celebrated Hungarian photographer André Kertész.