Police

Police Fine People Violating Restrictions

Police have imposed on-the-spot fines and filed criminal complaints against people who repeatedly violated the extraordinary measures introduced due to the novel coronavirus, an official of the operative board coordinating the response to the epidemic said.

Police Ready to Fulfil Curfew-Related Duties

Hungary’s police force is ready to fulfil its duties concerning the curfew restrictions entering into effect from Saturday, the operative board coordinating the response to the novel coronavirus epidemic said.

Culture

József Richter feeding animals in a voluntary quarantine

József Richter circus director is feeding the animals in a voluntary quarantine on 2 April 2020.

EC awards Szentendre European heritage label

The Hungarian town of Szentendre is one of the ten recipients of the European Commission’s European Heritage Label, a distinction granted to sites with a significance in the history, culture and development of Europe, this year, under the commission’s decision announced on Tuesday.

Budapest Spring Festival Cancelled

This year’s Budapest Spring Festival, scheduled for April 3-19, has been cancelled, the organisers said.