Categories
Insane

Study finds people who are obsessed with celebrities to be less intelligent

A new research claims that those who are obsessed with Hollywood gossip and A-list celebrities aren’t very intelligent. According to the study, published in BMC Psychology late last year “there is a clear correlation between celebrity worship and poorer performance on cognitive tests” evaluating both reading and numeracy. About 1,763 Hungarian individuals took a 30-word […]

Categories
World

Car with Serbian license plate carrying migrants crashes into a house in Hungary, 7 killed

Seven people were killed and four injured when a car with a Serbian license plate carrying migrants crashed into a house in Hungary late on Monday, after its driver refused to stop for a check, police said. The driver saw that police were checking cars in the village of Morahalom near the Serbian border and […]

Categories
World

Two found dead in minibus full of migrants at Austria-Hungary border crossing, driver flees

A manhunt is under way after two migrants were found dead in a minibus crammed with dozens of people which had crossed into Austria from Hungary. Austrian troops discovered the bodies on Tuesday and say the vehicle’s driver fled the scene when stopped. Some 30 migrants were on board, with most thought to be from […]

Categories
Sports World

World football body opens disciplinary proceedings after racist abuse aimed at England players

FIFA launches disciplinary proceedings after racist abuse was aimed at England players during Thursday’s 4-0 win over Hungary in a World Cup qualifier in Budapest. English players Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were both targeted. They were also pelted with objects in the second half and a flare was thrown on the pitch by the […]

Categories
Sports

England players targeted by racist abuse by Hungary fans in World Cup qualifier

The English football team visiting Hungary were racially abused and attacked by fans at Puskas Arena. England condemned as “completely unacceptable” the racist abuse directed towards their players during Thursday’s 4-0 win over Hungary in a World Cup qualifier in Budapest. Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling and Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham were both targeted. […]

Categories
World

Hungarian parliament passes anti-LGBT laws ahead of 2022 elections

The Hungarian parliament passed anti-LGBT legislature on Tuesday ahead of 2022 elections. The law bans the dissemination of content in schools deemed to promote homosexuality and gender change. It received strong criticism from human rights groups and opposition parties. Hardline nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who faces an election next year, has grown increasingly radical […]

Categories
World

Hungary: Thousands protest against Chinese university campus in Budapest

Thousands of Hungarians, many holding banners declaring “treason,” protested against a Chinese university’s plans to open a campus in Budapest. The opponents of Prime Minister Viktor Orban accuse him of cosying up to the Chinese government, and fear the campus could undercut the quality of higher education and help Beijing increase its influence in Hungary […]