Police

Croatia Top Court Upholds Prison Sentence for MOL Chief Hernádi

Croatia’s supreme court on Monday upheld a Zagreb court’s prison sentence for Zsolt Hernádi, the chairman-CEO of Hungarian oil and gas company MOL, and former Croatian prime minister Ivo Sanader, the local press reported.

Croatian Fugitives Wanted for Retribution Shootings Arrested in Hungary

Two Croatian nationals wanted in connection with a series of retribution shootings committed across Europe have been arrested by Hungarian authorities in Győr, in north-western Hungary.

Culture

British Literary Translator Len Rix Gets Hungarian State Award

British literary translator Len Rix was presented with the Hungarian Golden Cross of Merit in London on Monday for his work in translating Hungarian literary classics into English.

James Michael Tyler Dies at 59

James Michael Tyler – Günther of the TV series Friends – has died at the age of 59. In 2018, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Prof. Mihály Csíkszentmihályi Has Died at the Age of 87

Mihály Csíkszentmihályi was born in Fiume, Italy on September 29, 1934, the son of Hungarian diplomat Alfred Csíkszentmihályi and Edith Jankovich de Jeszenicze. He attended the Classical Gymnasium “Torquato Tasso,” and later developed an interest in psychology.