A young Romanian had a real shock when he found EUR 95,000 in a metal box hidden in a used chest he had bought...

Romanian kidnapped from ship in Nigerian waters, released after a month

The Romanian sailor kidnapped on September 22 from a ship in the Nigerian waters was released last week, along with all other crew members,...

Strong earthquake in Romania felt in Bucharest

A strong earthquake took place in Romania on the night of Saturday to Sunday, at around 3:30. The earthquake occurred in the Vrancea seismic...

Possible general strike at Bucharest subway in November

The Bucharest subway workers’ union plans a general strike for November, as the employees are unhappy with their salaries and with the underground traffic safety. Their...

Local NGO and bank launch program to recruit 100 volunteers for Bucharest’s delta

Local NGO Vacaresti Nature Park Association and Banca Transilvania launched a program called “Be an Urban Ranger!”, through which they plan to recruit 100...

Romania switches to winter time on Sunday

Romania will switch to winter time this Sunday, October 28, when the clocks will be turned backwards one hour. Thus, 04:00 on Sunday morning will...

Georgia-Poland flight diverted to Bucharest airport due to bomb threat

A Wizz Air plane flying on the Kutaisi (Georgia) – Warsaw (Poland) route made an emergency landing at the Otopeni Airport near Bucharest on...

Romanian students win top award at food innovation competition in France

Whoopie Ice, an ice cream developed by a Romanian team, has received the Ecotrophelia Europe d’Or award at this year’s Ecotrophelia competition, which recognizes...

Study reveals eating out habits of Bucharesters

About 74% of Bucharest residents eat out at least once a week and most of them prefer traditional Romanian dishes, according to a study...

University of Bucharest joins project to create a European Civic University

Eight top universities in Europe have decided to create together a European Civic University, and one of the eight is the University of Bucharest. The...

Romanian Greek Catholic Church proposes local monk for beatification

Monk Mihai Neamţu has been proposed for beatification by the Romanian Greek Catholic Church. Neamţu was born in 1924 in Prilog, a locality in northern...

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