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Surprising resemblances

January 30th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Nuri Bilge Ceylan is one of the most spoiled directors of the Cannes Film Festival. In less than a decade, he won an Award for Best Director, two Grand Prix and, at the latest...

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A 26 million euro investment to make ROMATSA one of the modern systems in Europe for air traffic management

A 26 million euro investment to make ROMATSA one of the modern systems in Europe for air traffic management

January 31st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The Romanian Air Traffic Services Administration ROMATSA will have, at the end of 2016, one of the most modern systems in Europe for air traffic management, as a result of...

Politics»

PDL’s Blaga: Liberals will file a censure motion in Parliament against Ponta Gov’t even in case they don’t obtain majority

PDL’s Blaga: Liberals will file a censure motion in Parliament against Ponta Gov’t even in case they don’t obtain majority

January 31st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
National Liberal Party (PNL) Co-Chairman and Democratic Liberal Party (PDL) leader Vasile Blaga on Friday said that the Liberals will file a censure motion in Parliament...

Social»

President Iohannis attends Three Holy Hierarchs liturgy, pleads for a cohesive and tolerant society

President Iohannis attends Three Holy Hierarchs liturgy, pleads for a cohesive and tolerant society

January 31st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis attended on Friday at the Romanian Patriarchy the liturgy for the Feast of the Three Holy Hierarchs, and afterwards had an almost three-hour meeting...

World»

The U.S. Navy publishes photos with NSF Deveselu construction site, works expected to complete late in 2015

The U.S. Navy publishes photos with NSF Deveselu construction site, works expected to complete late in 2015

January 31st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The U.S. Navy along with American and Romanian contractors work together at the construction of the U.S. Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System on board Naval Support Facilty...

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