As the accusations of brutality against the Romanian Gendarmerie have been pouring in the media after the August 10 protest in Bucharest, the institution’s...

Romanians could get new legal day off in November

A group of MPs from opposition parties PNL, USR and PMP submitted to the Senate a legislative project according to which November 25 will...

New project of Bucharest City Hall: Financial aid for school supplies

Bucharest City Hall wants to offer RON 450 (some EUR 100) to primary and secondary school children for the purchase of school supplies and...

Two Romanians among the victims of the Genoa bridge collapse

Two Romanians have been identified so far among the victims of the bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy. One Romanian was initially reported dead following the...

Bucharest on list of most liveable cities in the world

Bucharest is on a list of 140 most liveable cities in the world compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit as part of its Global...

16 people drown at the Romanian seaside this summer

A total of 16 people drowned in the Black Sea this summer, according to information so far, cited by local Mediafax. Most recently, the body...

Suspect detained over stealing gendarme’s gun in Bucharest protest

The Police detained a man who allegedly stole the gun of a woman gendarme during the August 10 diaspora protest in Bucharest. He was...

Almost 70 people hurt in Friday’s protest in Bucharest asked for medical certificates

Some 68 people that were hurt during the protests on Friday, August 10, in Bucharest went to the National Institute of Forensic Medicine –...

Study: More than half of Romanians have a saint they worship

About 57% of Romanians say they have a saint from the Orthodox faith they worship. Arsenie Boca, a Romanian orthodox monk who died in...

Media: Israeli tourists beaten for no reason by riot police during protest in Bucharest

Several Israeli tourists were apparently pulled out of their cab and beaten for no reason by the Romanian riot police during the violent protests...

Romanian on list of six young leaders who are improving the state of the...

Oana Toiu, a former state secretary in the Ministry of Labor, in the 2016 technocrat government led by Dacian Ciolos, was included on a...

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