Romanian poet, novelist and literary critic Mircea Cărtărescu received the Mihai Eminescu National Poetry Award for his entire work. The award is granted each...

Romanian Radu Beligan, world’s oldest active professional theater actor, dies at 97

Famous Romanian actor Radu Beligan, who in 2013 set a new world record for the oldest active professional theater actor, died on Wednesday, July...

Romanian sports history: 40 years since Nadia Comaneci got the perfect 10 in gymnastics

July 18, 1976, was the most important day in the life of Romanian Nadia Comaneci, and one of the most important days in the...

Romanian playwright gets the Jean Monnet Prize of European literature in France

Romanian playwright Matei Visniec was awarded this year’s Jean Monnet Prize of European literature by the jury of Littératures Européennes festival which takes place...

Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu invited to join the American Academy

Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu is one of the 91 directors invited this year to join the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...

interviewInterview with Romanian violinist Alexandru Tomescu: What is music for in the era of...

With a mission to change perceptions surrounding classical music, Romanian violinist Alexandru Tomescu has been performing throughout the country on the Stradivarius Elder-Voicu violin,...

Romanian wins the world’s hardest ultramarathon

Romanian ultra marathon runner Tiberiu (Tibi) Useriu has won the Arctic race 6633 Arctic Ultra on Friday. He has battled harsh weather for about...

French town celebrates Romanian Traian Vuia’s – and the world’s – first self –...

French town Montesson on Friday celebrated 110 years since Romanian inventor and aviation pioneer Traian Vuia flew a self-propelled plane heavier than air for...

Romania celebrates 140 years since the birth of its famous sculptor Constantin Brancusi

This year marks 140 years since the birth of Romania’s great sculptor Constantin Brancusi, several events being organized in his honor in Romania and...

Romanian poet nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1965

Romanian poet Tudor Arghezi was on the list of proposed candidates for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1965. The Swedish Academy, the institution...

Queen Elizabeth II appoints Romanian pianist as a Commander of the Order of the...

Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom has appointed Romanian pianist Radu Lupu, one of the most appreciated musicians of his generation, as a...

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