- n capital and largest city of Hungary; located on the Danube River in north-central Hungary
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- Budapest residents brace for floods from Danube
Thousands of people have been evacuated from their homes in a region of eastern Germany where the Elbe river has flooded and burst through a dam, while the swollen Danube was approaching Budapest where soldiers and volunteers are building flood walls, off
June 11, 2013 - Detroit Free Press
- Budapest escapes floods, Danube starts to recede
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The Hungarian capital escaped damage from the swollen river Danube, which peaked at record high levels in Budapest overnight and started receding slowly on Monday morning, the city's mayor said on Monday. Floods have forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes over the past week in Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary. At least a ...
June 10, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Budapest braces for swollen Danube
BUDAPEST — This city’s embrace of the Danube, which normally bisects Budapest as a gently rolling swath of silver, turned threatening on Sunday when the river spilled over its banks and claimed the Hungarian capital as the latest victim of record floods in Central and Eastern Europe.
June 10, 2013 - Boston Globe
- Felipe Massa in Sportinglife.com
Massa, 27, explained: "I have tried to forget the race in Budapest, but that's quite difficult. I don't want to forget it because in a certain way it was one of the best races I have ever had in Formula One, but it didn't end as the others, with a...
- Akbar Al Baker in Phuketwan
Announcing the expansion at the airline's annual commercial conference in Doha, Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker said: "Budapest, Bucharest, Brussels, Nice, Hanoi and Phuket represent markets underserved so these are excellent opportunities for us...