The recent appointment of Viorica Dancila as Romania’s first woman prime minister was an opportunity to look at how women are represented in local...

Romanian director gets the Berlinale’s Silver Bear for historical drama Aferim!

Romanian film director Radu Jude won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the Berlin Film festival this year for his black & white...

NY Times pays homage to Romanian-American pilot

American pilot Alex Vraciu, who became famous during World War II for shooting down six Japanese dive bombers in one raid, died on January...

Romanian leads Ford’s new Silicon Valley research center

A Romanian will run car maker Ford’s new Silicon Valley research center, leading a team of 125 researchers, scientists and engineers. Dragos Maciuca, a...

Romanian-born actor plays alongside Meryl Streep in upcoming American comedy-drama

Romanian-born American actor Sebastian Stan plays in the upcoming American comedy-drama Ricki and the Flash, alongside three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep. The movie...

Young inventor gets student of the year in Romania award from President Iohannis

Young Romanian inventor Ionut Budisteanu, 21, currently a student in math and informatics, was named the best student of the year in Romania for...

Young Romanian researcher wants to revolutionize Internet with 3D image transfer technology

A young Romanian researcher who developed an advanced 3D image processing technology for consumer applications managed to attract some USD 3.35 million in funding...

Romania’s biggest winners in 2014

Several Romanians made headlines in 2014 with their performances, some of them unexpected. From politics and business to sports, science and art, here are Romania’s...

In Bucharest’s temple of coffee, with Gheorghe Florescu, the number one enemy of mixing...

A coffee legend living in downtown Bucharest shares stories and coffee secrets. It’s Saturday morning,the long-time-no-see sun is up again, so it’s time for a...

Comment: Why don’t Romanian politicians pay attention to valuable role models in our history?

On many occasions I have asked myself why we, Romanians, talk so much about the lack of role models for improving the moral health...

Romanian becomes best selling young artist in the world in 2014

Romanian painter Adrian Ghenie (37) was the best-selling young contemporary artist in the world this year, according to a ranking made by artnet.com. The art...

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