News in Brief

No referendum over Paks nuclear plant

Hungary's highest court referred to the constitution and said in its binding decision that questions affecting international agreements cannot be put to a plebiscite

Jun 28, 2017
News in Brief

Parliament fails to pass constitutional amendment

The far-right Jobbik party sealed the bill's rejection by boycotting the vote. But it held out a lifeline by saying it would throw its support behind the ban if the government scrapped the residency bond scheme

Nov 8, 2016