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Germany vs. Europe (I)

April 15th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The crisis in Ukraine and the Russian actions in Crimea and the east of the country, which continue these days, have evinced an extremely important characteristic of today’s...

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A first: Romania meets all criteria to join Eurozone

A first: Romania meets all criteria to join Eurozone

April 15th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Romania admission to the European Union and the changes incurred by this process “irreversibly contributed to consolidating the reform processes, contributed to a society...

Politics»

President Basescu: The set up of ‘Nana parliamentary committee’ – an abuse

April 15th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
President Traian Basescu said yesterday evening that the set up of the parliamentary committee to inquire the transaction in Nana Commune is an abuse, as the committees are...

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Le Foll: Paris wants to make the Roma return to Romania and Bulgaria

April 15th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
French government spokesperson and Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll has asked yesterday for observing of “rules and principles” over an internal note concerning the...

World»

Ukraine crisis: Obama urges Putin to rein in separatists

Ukraine crisis: Obama urges Putin to rein in separatists

April 15th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Ukraine leader says anti-terror operation under way in Donetsk region An “anti-terrorist operation” is under way in part of Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region, Ukraine’s...

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President Basescu: The set up of ‘Nana parliamentary committee’ – an abuse

President Traian Basescu said yesterday evening that the set up of the parliamentary committee to inquire the transaction in Nana Commune is an abuse, as the committees are not meant to relate to natural persons, according to the Constitutional Court rulings. If illegal restitutions were made, inquiries should be carried out immediately, Basescu underscored, adding [...]

A first: Romania meets all criteria to join Eurozone

Romania admission to the European Union and the changes incurred by this process “irreversibly contributed to consolidating the reform processes, contributed to a society modernization, essentially contributed to the economic development” – this was the main idea expressed during the conference organised in Bucharest “Ten years later…,” held by the European Commission Representation. “In 2004, [...]

Ciorbea elected Ombudsman despite Opposition boycott

Parliament should have elected the new chairman of the public television channel too, but the vote was postponed for lack of quorum, after PNL and PDL walked out. Former Premier Victor Ciorbea was elected Ombudsman during the joint plenum meeting of the two Chambers of Parliament yesterday. He was elected with 306 votes in favour [...]

Le Foll: Paris wants to make the Roma return to Romania and Bulgaria

French government spokesperson and Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll has asked yesterday for observing of “rules and principles” over an internal note concerning the census and evacuation of the Roma, a note revealed by ‘Le Parisien-Aujourd’hui en France,’ the daily informs on its webpage. The internal note belongs to the police commissariat of the French [...]

FM Corlatean warns on risk of instability in Ukraine affecting the entire region

Foreign Affairs Minister Titus Corlatean, at the meeting of EU foreign ministers carried out in Luxembourg on Monday, warned on the risk of the instability perpetuation in Ukraine affecting the entire region, the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) informs in a release quoted by Agerpres. According to the cited source, Corlatean, together with the European colleagues, [...]

COSR President Morariu resigns

Octavian Morariu announced on Tuesday that he resigns from the position of President of the Romanian Olympic Sports Committee (COSR), a position he has held for the past 10 years, in order to dedicate himself to the position he holds within the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Digisport informs. Morariu will remain interim president until May [...]

Jethro Tull returns to Romania with the great Ian Anderson

The iconic band Jethro Tull returns to Romania, at Sala Palatului in Bucharest on 20 June 2014, for a concert organised by Project Events, reads a communiqué. The music legends return to our country together with Ian Anderson, and will once again fascinate their fans with their charming mix of hard rock, folk sounds and [...]

Ukraine crisis: Obama urges Putin to rein in separatists

Ukraine leader says anti-terror operation under way in Donetsk region An “anti-terrorist operation” is under way in part of Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region, Ukraine’s acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told the country’s parliament Tuesday, CNN reports. “It will be conducted step by step, responsibly, cautiously,” he said. “The aim of these actions is to protect the [...]

Criminal complaint against Basescu filed with Prosecutor’s Office

PM’s Control Body announces ICCJ Prosecutor’s Office will be notified of the case involving land property in Nana village. Yesterday, the Social Democrats drafted, signed, and filed a criminal complaint with the Prosecutor’s Office against President Traian Basescu. In PSD’s Chamber of Deputies meeting room, the Prime Minister announced yesterday that the criminal complaint against [...]

Ilie Sarbu: Ponta will have to run for presidency unless we find another formula

Prime Minister Victor Ponta will have to run for presidency this year unless PSD does not find “another formula,” said leader of social-democratic senators Ilie Sarbu yesterday for RFI. He says the decision on the party candidate will be made after the European Parliament elections. “…As you know, the prime minister said he would not [...]