Thursday

27th Apr 2017

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Hungary signals compromise over Soros-founded university

While protests continued in Budapest on Wednesday, Hungary's education secretary, Laszlo Palkovics, suggested a possible compromise, saying the disputed education bill was never aimed at shutting down Central European University (CEU), founded by financier George Soros. The university said in an emailed statement: "We look to the Hungarian government to initiate negotiations with CEU so that we can resolve this and go back to work, with our academic freedom secured."

EPP group frustrated with Orban

Orban's ruling Fidesz party is getting too much to handle for the EPP group, as they are once again forced to defend the Hungarian premier's controversial actions.

Verdacht gegen Russland bezüglich Macronhacking

Laut einer neuen Studie haben russische Spione auf dieselbe Art und Weise versucht die Passwörter von Macrons Leuten zu stehlen, wie es sie auch beim Hacking der US Wahlen taten.

EU telecom watchdog plan dead on arrival

The European Commission wants to upgrade the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications into an agency, but both the parliament and member states are against it.

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