444 was launched in 2013 with a tiny group of dedicated online media professionals willing to create an honest, entertaining and truly independent news site in Hungary’s challenging media environment. 444.hu now employs 30 reporters and editors, is read by 3 million people a month and the newsroom and individual reporters received numerous awards for their public service and investigative reporting.

April 17, 2024

Hungary: Landscape after the scandal

April 17, 2024

In Hungary, one man uses billboards to fight for his rights

March 18, 2024

The story of Zeus: a Venezuelan Artist who found home in Budapest

February 20, 2024

This rainbow family in Hungary continues to thrive, even if the government doesn’t approve

January 24, 2024

Historian evaluates Russia’s place in Hungarian history

December 15, 2023

Hungary: farming affected by climate change

October 24, 2023

In Hungary, youth’s mental wellbeing is affected by almost constant use of smartphones

October 20, 2023

Polish elections: a view from Hungary

September 22, 2023

Global warming and the changing forest

September 9, 2023

An escape to rural France: from the Sziget to a renovate a castle. The life of András Derdák

August 29, 2023

Punk is not dead! #straightedge