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Hungary to Re-Open Restaurant Terraces Next Week, PM Orban Says

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary will allow restaurant terraces to re-open once 3.5 million people, about a third of the population, are inoculated...

The Station: The biggest SPAC ever and reading the micromobility permit tea leaves

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hi there, new and returning readers. This is The Station, a weekly newsletter dedicated to all the ways people and packages move (today and in the future) from Point A to Point B. Before jump into micromobbin’ and the rest, I wanted to point you to another Extra Crunch piece, this time a deep dive into second-life batteries. As Aria Alamalh...
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How we stay together: ‘We’re the middle aged couple walking down the street holding hands’

Angela Kitzelman and Don Jarmey joke their secret is having ‘no goals’, a philosophy that’s worked for the pair over more than three decades Names: Angela Kitzelman and Don JarmeyYears together: 36Occupations: public servant and lab technician“If you can travel together successfully, that is a sign of a strong relationship,” says Don Jarmey. “If you can sit for 41 hours on a bus from Istanbul to Budapest with about 2 metres of snow outside, where the bus stops three times in that 41 hours and yo...
Tags: Relationships, Life and style, Australia news, Budapest, Queensland, Brisbane, Istanbul, Angela Kitzelman, Don Jarmey, Don JarmeyYears

Hungary Delays School Reopening After Teachers, Students Protest

BUDAPEST (Reuters) -Hungary will push back the reopening of secondary schools by three weeks to May 10, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told state...
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Hungary Delays Secondary Schools Reopening by Three Weeks to May 10: PM Orban

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary will reopen secondary schools on May 10, three weeks later than originally planned, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told...
Tags: Budapest, Hungary, Viktor Orban, Orban, Reuters Hungary

Dublin, Bilbao Euro 2020 games in doubt as UEFA extends fan deadline

Paris (AFP) – Euro 2020 matches in Dublin and Bilbao are in doubt after Irish and Spanish football chiefs said Wednesday they were unable to give assurances over the presence of spectators, as UEFA extended to April 28 a deadline for host cities to submit fan number estimates. Dublin was one of 12 cities that had originally until Wednesday to submit their plans to admit fans to European football’s governing body for the delayed tournament, which runs from June 11 to July 11. The Aviva Stadium i...
Tags: London, Spain, Sport, Rome, Budapest, Munich, Soccer, Ireland, Wembley Stadium, Paris, Italy, Netherlands, Amsterdam, Fa, Glasgow, Hampden Park

April 6 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

April 6 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to’s April 6 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! We’ve highlighted this week’s releases in detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon!  New Movies on Blu-ray/DVD Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar From Bridesmaids co-stars and co-writers Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo comes this comedy about two best friends who leave their small town and embark on the adventure of a l...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Church, Budapest, United States, Paris, TV News, Patti Smith, Blu-ray, Dvd, Kristen Wiig, Lucas, Atlantic Ocean, Mark, Robert Scott

Hertha Berlin sack goalkeeping coach over homophobic, immigration comments

Berlin (AFP) – Bundesliga football club Hertha Berlin have sacked goalkeeping coach Zsolt Petry over controversial statements he made about homosexuality and immigration to a Hungarian newspaper, it was announced Tuesday. The Budapest-born 54-year-old, who... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Berlin, Sport, Budapest, Soccer, Hertha Berlin, Afp, AFP Bundesliga, Zsolt Petry

Hungary Plans to Start Reopening in Days as Vaccine Milestone in Sight

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary will begin gradual easing of coronavirus restrictions within days, the government said on Monday, as it expects to...
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Hungarian Journalists Demand Access to Hospitals, COVID Centres

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Dozens of independent Hungarian news outlets published an open letter on Wednesday asking Prime Minister Viktor Orban's...
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Hungarian and Polish PMs to Meet Italy's League Leader to Discuss New Alliance

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The prime ministers of Hungary and Poland will meet the leader of Italy's rightist League party on Thursday for talks on...
Tags: Budapest, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Reuters, Meet Italy, Discuss New Alliance

Injured Lewandowski to miss England clash

Warsaw (AFP) – Robert Lewandowski will miss Poland’s 2022 World Cup qualifier against England with a right knee injury, the Polish Football Association said on Monday. The Bayern Munich forward suffered the injury during Sunday’s 3-0 win over Andorra in Warsaw in which he scored two goals but had to leave the field in the 63rd minute. “Healing from this type of injury usually takes between five and 10 days. Therefore Robert Lewandowski will return to the club where he will undergo further rehab...
Tags: England, Germany, Sport, Budapest, Hungary, Soccer, Paris, Bayern Munich, Poland, Wembley, Gareth Southgate, Andorra, Warsaw, Robert Lewandowski, Afp, Bayern

Hungary Flags Delay in Reopening of Schools as COVID-19 Cases Surge

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's planned reopening of schools and kindergartens on April 7 now appears "optimistic", Zoltan Maruzsa, a state...
Tags: Budapest, Hungary, Reuters Hungary, Zoltan Maruzsa

Doctors in Hungary Urge Volunteers to Join Overwhelmed COVID-19 Wards

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - An appeal went out on Monday for volunteers to join hospital staff treating coronavirus patients in northwestern Hungary, as...
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Hungary's Fidesz Quits European Conservative Group: 'Time to Say Goodbye'

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's ruling nationalist Fidesz party quit the main pan-European centre-right bloc, the European People's Party, on...
Tags: Budapest, Hungary, Reuters Hungary, Fidesz

Hungarian Government Sees No Scope to Ease Coronavirus Curbs Yet

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The third wave of the coronavirus pandemic will reach its peak in Hungary by the end of March the latest, Prime Minister...
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Photos show what Europe's 3rd COVID-19 wave looks like as hospitalizations mount and Italy enters another lockdown

A general view shows a bar's deserted terrace on Piazza Vittorio Veneto in Turin on March 17, 2021 Photo by MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP via Getty Images Germany, Italy, and other countries in Europe enforced new lockdown measures as COVID-19 cases rise. Infectious disease expert Lothar Wieler said the third COVID-19 wave in Germany had "already begun." Much of Europe has lagged behind the US and the UK in rolling out the COVID-19 vaccine. See more stories on Insider's business page. M...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, News, France, Germany, US, Trends, Features, Cologne, Czech Republic, Budapest, Hungary, South Africa, Marseille, Paris

Man City cruise into Champions League quarter-finals

Budapest (AFP) – Manchester City cruised into the quarter-finals of the Champions League as early goals from Kevin De Bruyne and Ilkay Gundogan beat Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-0 in Budapest on Tuesday and sealed a 4-0... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Budapest, Soccer, Manchester City, Kevin De Bruyne, Afp, Ilkay Gundogan, Borussia Moenchengladbach

Women's Champions League: Chelsea's quarter-final with Wolfsburg moved to Budapest

Both legs of Chelsea's Women's Champions League quarter-final with Wolfsburg will be played in Budapest.
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The Latest: All Duke University undergrads must quarantine

By The Associated Press DURHAM, N.C. — Duke University issued a quarantine order for all of its undergraduates effective Saturday night due to a coronavirus outbreak caused by students who attended recruitment parties, the school said. The university said in a statement that all undergraduate students will be forced to stay-in-place until at least March 21. Suspension or dismissal from the school are potential punishments for “flagrant or repeat violators.” Over the past week, the school has rep...
Tags: Europe, New York, California, Washington, France, China, Russia, Berlin, India, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Georgia, Eu, Sport, European Union, Mario Draghi

The Latest: Italy plans 80% vaccinated by end of September

By The Associated Press ROME — The new Italian government says it aims to have 80% of the population vaccinated against COVID-19 by the end of September. Premier Mario Draghi’s office on Saturday announced more goals of the national vaccination program, which only recently has started picking up its pace after delays in vaccine deliveries and other logistics slowdowns. Just under 2 million people in Italy – or roughly 3% of the population – had been fully vaccinated as of Saturday. On Monday, mu...
Tags: Europe, New York, Washington, France, China, Russia, Berlin, India, Uncategorized, Georgia, Eu, Sport, European Union, Mario Draghi, Joe Biden, Ap

The Latest: New Arizona COVID cases fewest since September

By The Associated Press PHOENIX — Arizona on Saturday reported 262 new cases of COVID-19 — the lowest one-day total since September at the trough between the summer and winter surges. The state has now recorded 823,094 cases and 16,546 deaths with the 27 newly reported. Hospitalizations for the disease dropped to 814, down from the Jan. 11 pandemic peak of 5,082, according to the state’s coronavirus dashboard. The state also reported fewer than 1,000 additional cases on three of the previous six...
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In it to win it, Liverpool eye Champions League salvation

London (AFP) – Liverpool made light of their Premier League woes to ease into the quarter-finals of the Champions League by beating RB Leipzig 2-0 in Budapest for the second time in three weeks. After a wretched run of a record six consecutive defeats at Anfield, Jurgen Klopp’s men might have welcomed a return to the Hungarian capital for their ‘home’ leg of the last 16 tie. The Champions League this season and next is now the Reds focus as they try to salvage a campaign decimated by injuries a...
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Liverpool ‘switch off’ domestic woes to ease into Champions League last eight

Budapest (AFP) – Liverpool eased past RB Leipzig into the Champions League quarter-finals with a 2-0 win in Budapest Wednesday that coach Jurgen Klopp said helps his side put their Premier League woes to one... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Liverpool ease past RB Leipzig into Champions League last eight

Budapest (AFP) – Liverpool eased past RB Leipzig into the Champions League quarter-finals with a 2-0 win in Budapest Wednesday courtesy of two second-half goals to give the Reds a 4-0 aggregate win. Repeating their... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Man City and Gladbach back in Budapest

London (AFP) – Manchester City’s Champions League last-16 second leg against Borussia Moenchengladbach has been switched from the Etihad Stadium to Budapest due to coronavirus travel restrictions, UEFA said on Wednesday. Man City won the... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Champions League: Man City to host Borussia Monchengladbach in Budapest in last 16

Manchester City will play the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie against Borussia Monchengladbach in Budapest because of coronavirus restrictions.
Tags: Football, Budapest, Manchester City, Man City, Borussia Monchengladbach

Hungarian, Czech Premiers to Meet Israeli PM on Pandemic Strategy

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The Hungarian and Czech prime ministers will meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday to discuss policies to...
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Pope Francis to Visit Hungary in September, Cardinal Says

The cardinal of Hungary’s Roman Catholic Church says Pope Francis will travel to Budapest in September where he will participate in the closing mass of a multiday, international Catholic gathering.
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Hungary PM Says Fidesz in Talks With Italian, Polish Parties on New European Parliament Grouping

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's ruling Fidesz party is in talks with conservative political forces including Italian populist Matteo Salvini as it...
Tags: Budapest, Hungary, Reuters Hungary, Matteo Salvini, Fidesz, New European Parliament Grouping