Police

A visually impaired high school student was robbed on the passenger train from Debrecen to Mátészalka, charges were brought against the attackers

Charges have been brought against two men and the parents of one of them, who helped them as they robbed a visually impaired student on a train in January, and later helped to remove the traces, the Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Prosecutor’s Office told MTI on Tuesday.

The members of the trio stopped and robbed two cyclists between Debrecen and Vámospércs

A robbery was reported to the police on the evening of October 2, 2022. While cycling, the victim was stopped by three men on highway 48 between Debrecen and Vámospércs, who demanded money and valuables. The cyclist objected, so one of the perpetrators hit him, and then they took HUF 10,000 from him.

Culture

Béla Szakcsi Lakatos Has Passed Away

Béla Szakcsi Lakatos, Artist of the Nation, Kossuth Prize-winning pianist, composer, and iconic figure of Hungarian jazz, died early Sunday at the age of 80, the Hungarian Jazz Association announced. As written in their memorial, his personality was intertwined with the development and fulfillment of Hungarian jazz, and his death is an irreplaceable loss.

Rapper Coolio Dies at 59

Coolio, real name Artis Leon Ivey Jr., one of the defining American rappers of the nineties, died at the age of 59.

Two New Exhibitions to Open at the University of Debrecen

They are organized by the Cultural and Organizational Office of the Public Culture Secretariat of the University of Debrecen.