A series of recently declassified documents from the archive of the Central Intelligence Agency C.I.A. bring an additional perspective into Romania’s political and economic...

Winter celebrations end in Romania with the Epiphany and St. John’s Day

The winter holidays end in Romania this week with two of the most important religious celebrations in the country, the Epiphany (Boboteaza in Romanian),...

Winter special: The Ignat opens the winter holiday season in Romania

Romania is a country with lots of customs and traditions, with most of them happening in the winter season, around Christmas. The Christmas celebrations start...

videophotoThousands of people enjoy the sunny weather and the military parade on Romania’s National...

Thousands of people went to see the military parade in Bucharest on December 1, the highlight of the 98th National Day celebration. The weather...

Romania celebrates its 98th National Day with special events in Bucharest and other cities

Romania's National Day, marked on December 1, celebrates the most important moment in the country's history: the Great Union. Several military parades, concerts, and other events will...
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King Michael of Romania celebrates his 95th anniversary

King Michael I, Romania's last sovereign, celebrates his 95th birthday today, October 25. Michael I, who has lived most of his life in exile, celebrates this special...

New investments dig out ancient tombs in Romania’s Prahova county

Romanian archaeologists have found yet another ancient tomb in Romania’s Prahova county, not very far from Bucharest. The tomb is believed to be around 5000...

Bucharest will have a Holocaust Museum

The Elie Wiesel National Institute for Studying the Holocaust in Romania will take over in administration a building located in Bucharest’s Old Town, which...
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Queen Anne of Romania, the woman who stood besides King Michael I for 68...

August 1, 2016 was a sad day for the Royal House of Romania and the Romanian people, as Queen Anne passed away aged 92....

photoHeroes’ Day special: Monuments in Romania that remind people of their heroes

Romania celebrates its heroes every year, 40 days after Easter, on the Ascension Day. This year, the Heroes’ Day, which is a national holiday,...

photoThousands of Romanians join the Royal Family for the King’s Day celebration at the...

May 10, 1866 - Prince Karl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (Carol I) arrives in Bucharest and is proclaimed Ruling Prince of Romania. May 10, 2016 – the...
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