Police

Hungarian Man Charged With Incitement to War for Spreading Islamic State Propaganda

A Hungarian man was charged with incitement to war for spreading Islamic State propaganda and claiming to be a supporter of the terrorist organisation, the Pest county public prosecutor said on Tuesday.

Three Killed, Eleven Injured in Accident Caused By Human Smuggler

Three people died and eleven were injured in an accident caused by a human smuggler near Bócsa, in southern Hungary, early on Friday, the Bács-Kiskun County police said on police.hu.

Culture

Salman Rushdie Kept on a Ventilator After Being Stabbed on Friday

Salman Rushdie, who was attacked on Friday, is being treated for serious injuries in a New York hospital. He has survived the operation and is being kept on a ventilator, his agent announced on Friday evening.

New Millennium International Chamber Music Festival Features V4 String Quartet

The New Millennium International Chamber Music Festival, to be held for the fourth time from August 25 to 30 in Budapest, will feature premieres and international collaborations in a series of programmes curated by violinist Miranda Liu and the V4 String Quartet which comprises musicians from Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.

Szijjártó Attends Hungarian Art Project Opening in Vienna

Hungary’s minister of foreign affairs and trade on Thursday attended the opening of Hungarian artist Dóra Maurer’s project in Vienna, the wrapping of the 93m tower of the Wiener Städtische Versicherungsverein.