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Hungary Sees No Reason to Change Law Affecting Soros School

Hungary Sees No Reason to Change Law Affecting Soros School

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | May 25, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — Hungary’s government said Thursday it sees no reason to alter the recen [...] Read more
New York Governor Offers Talks with Hungary on Soros School

New York Governor Offers Talks with Hungary on Soros School

by Associated Press | May 24, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday he is ready for talks with Hung [...] Read more
U.S. Renews Call for Hungary to Engage with Besieged University

U.S. Renews Call for Hungary to Engage with Besieged University

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | May 23, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government should “engage directly” with a university f [...] Read more
Israeli University Department Criticized for Nixing Anthem

Israeli University Department Criticized for Nixing Anthem

by Ilan Benzion, Associated Press | May 18, 2017
JERUSALEM  — An Israeli university department’s decision not to play the national anthem a [...] Read more
Title IV Funds Withheld from 5 Campuses in Puerto Rico During Strike

Title IV Funds Withheld from 5 Campuses in Puerto Rico During Strike

by Catherine Morris | May 17, 2017
Adding to the University of Puerto Rico’s financial woes, the Department of Education has res [...] Read more
Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis Wallops University System

Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis Wallops University System

by Catherine Morris | May 10, 2017
Puerto Rico’s fiscal control board is proposing to cut the university system’s budget by ne [...] Read more
Top Court Upholds Death Sentence for Rape that Shocked India

Top Court Upholds Death Sentence for Rape that Shocked India

by Ashok Sharma, Associated Press | May 7, 2017
NEW DELHI — India’s top court on Friday upheld the death sentences of four men who were con [...] Read more
Hungary Still Defiant on U.S. University after Brussels Summit

Hungary Still Defiant on U.S. University after Brussels Summit

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | April 30, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government remained defiant Saturday over the possible clos [...] Read more
Saudi Council Rejects Proposal for Female Sports Colleges

Saudi Council Rejects Proposal for Female Sports Colleges

by Aya Batrawy, Associated Press | April 26, 2017
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A proposal to establish sports education colleges for Saudi wom [...] Read more
Hungary Premier Dismisses University Fear as EU Takes Action

Hungary Premier Dismisses University Fear as EU Takes Action

by Lorne Cook and Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press |
BRUSSELS — Hungary’s prime minister on Wednesday dismissed concerns about his country’s n [...] Read more
Head of Beleaguered Hungary University Appeals for EU Help

Head of Beleaguered Hungary University Appeals for EU Help

by Lorne Cook, Associated Press | April 25, 2017
BRUSSELS — The head of a Hungary-based university founded by billionaire philanthropist Georg [...] Read more
Report: Anti-Semitism Rises, but Violence Against Jews Falls

Report: Anti-Semitism Rises, but Violence Against Jews Falls

by Ariel David, Associated Press | April 23, 2017
TEL AVIV, Israel — Violent attacks on Jews dropped for a second straight year in 2016, but ot [...] Read more
Pakistan Professor from Minority Ahmadi Sect Fatally Stabbed

Pakistan Professor from Minority Ahmadi Sect Fatally Stabbed

by Associated Press | April 18, 2017
LAHORE, Pakistan — Pakistani police say a university professor from the Ahmadi sect was found [...] Read more
EU Launches Probe in Hungarian Education Law

EU Launches Probe in Hungarian Education Law

by Raf Casert and Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | April 12, 2017
BRUSSELS — The European Union executive on Wednesday openly questioned Hungary’s commitment [...] Read more
U.S. official: Hungary Should Talk with Soros-founded School

U.S. official: Hungary Should Talk with Soros-founded School

by Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | April 11, 2017
BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Hungarian government should engage in “serious, urgent and good-fai [...] Read more