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Hungary media shake-up enters new phase with closure of major leftist daily

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Journalists at Hungary's main leftist daily Nepszabadsag gathered on Monday to mull ways of resuscitating the paper, with a senior editor saying an abrupt move to close it was meant to silence criticism of the government.
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