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    Hungarian author, dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies, aged 86

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    Acclaimed Hungarian author and anti-communist dissident Gyorgy (George) Konrad died Friday aged 86, his family told the Hungarian state news agency MTI. Considered one of...

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    Budapest ‘selfie museum’ a hit on Instagram

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2019

    A new so-called ‘selfie museum’ in Budapest that lets visitors pose by pink palm trees and frolic in multicoloured sprinkle baths has proved a hit...

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    Hungarian philosopher, critic Agnes Heller passes away

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:42pm on July 20, 2019

    Philosopher Agnes Heller, a dissident under Hungary’s communist regime and later a prominent critic...

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    Dressel stars in 90m wonder show

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2017

    Caeleb Dressel captured three gold medals inside 90 sensational minutes on Saturday, taking his personal haul at the world swimming championships to six with a...

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    Efimova gains revenge

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 09:38pm on July 30, 2017

    Russia won three titles on their golden Friday at the world championships as the controversial Yuliya Efimova won the women’s 200m breaststroke title to gain...

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    Ledecky wins 13th gold

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2017

    Katie Ledecky claimed her 13th career world championship gold medal on Thursday as the USA ruled the pool in Budapest with a hat-trick of victories...

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    Records tumble in Budapest

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 27, 2017

    Katie Ledecky made history on Tuesday by becoming the first woman to win 12 world swimming championship gold medals, as world records were sent tumbling...

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    Proud, Peaty cap Britain’s golden night in Budapest

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 26, 2017

    Adam Peaty and Ben Proud both struck gold for Britain at the world aquatics championships on Monday as Hungary’s ‘Iron Lady’ Katinka Hosszu came close...

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    Ledecky strikes double gold

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 25, 2017

    Katie Ledecky swept two golds on Sunday’s opening day of the world championships, Sarah Sjostrom broke the 100m freestyle world record while Sun Yang gained...

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    Malaysia pips China in 10m platform for historic gold

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:05am on July 21, 2017

    Cheong Jun Hoong won Malaysia’s first ever diving gold medal at the aquatics world championships in Budapest on Wednesday in the women’s 10 metre platform...

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