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EU ramps up financial pressure on Hungary's right-wing government
The EU is withholding billions of euros in grants over concerns surrounding corruption and discrimination.
Cracking the Rubik's Cube
In his book, Ian Scheffler gives competitive puzzle solving a twist.
Syrian refugees move from Hungary to Germany
Migrants on a train to Germany try to stay hopeful.
Migrant crisis challenging EU identity
The flood of migrants and refugees is forcing Europeans to question their values.
Europe is still reeling from the migrant crisis
The BBC speaks to refugees about Hungary's razor wire border fence.
Hungary finds creative solution to help the poor
Almost all the $7.5 billion worth of Hungarian banknotes in circulation pass through the Hungarian Central Bank annually, to make sure they are clean, untorn and suitable to be used to buy and sell things. The rest can be burned to serve as fuel for the poor.
Debt downgraded, Hungary asks for help
Hungary is the latest European Union country to head into trouble, but it isn't part of the eurozone.
European bailout fund has little force left
The news from Europe this morning starts with Italy, which had to pay a euro-era record rate to borrow money from the bond market. Meanwhile, Hungary's bonds were downgraded to junk status.