Although not a geopolitical or economic powerhouse, Romania has a rich history, beautiful nature and talented people, some of whom have made its name...

photoThousands join funeral of Romania’s last king

Over 20,000 people joined the funeral cortege of Romania’s late King Mihai I in Bucharest today, December 16. Boulevards downtown Bucharest closed for traffic, alloying...
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Where to watch the royal funeral in Romania live

The late King Mihai I is being buried in Romania today, after three days of national mourning. He will be buried in Curtea de...

Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu’s new project carries message for the young

No stranger from famed concert halls and critical acclaim, Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu is back in Romania for a concert at the Enescu Festival. She is...

Romanian director presides the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury at Cannes festival

Romanian director Cristian Mungiu will preside the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury at this year’s edition of the Cannes Film Festival, taking place between...

Romanian alpinist wants to climb the Everest without additional oxygen or Sherpas

Horia Colibasanu, one of Romania’s top mountain climbers, is getting ready to climb the Everest (8,848m) without additional oxygen or the help of Sherpas. The...

Romanian writer Mircea Cărtărescu receives national poetry award for entire work

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

Romania’s star cop Marian Godina makes it on Politico 28 list of influential Europeans

Romanian policeman Marian Godina has built up a reputation as the simple man who stood against the system and managed to produce change. This...

Romanian writer wins grand prize of Guadalajara International Book Fair

Romanian writer Norman Manea, who was one of Romania’s proposals for the Nobel prize for literature in 2014, won the 2016 Literary Award of...

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...

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