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Potemkin villages

March 5th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
“The state of war suspends morality… In advance its shadow falls over the actions of men. War is not only one of the ordeals – the greatest – of which morality lives;...

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Dacia sales in Great Britain up almost 20 pc in February

Dacia sales in Great Britain up almost 20 pc in February

March 5th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The growth of new car sales in Great Britain made February the 36th consecutive month of growth – a record period – thanks to economic recovery and cheap loans, Great...

Politics»

Calin Popescu Tariceanu receives National Order of the Legion of Honour of France in rank of Knight

Calin Popescu Tariceanu receives National Order of the Legion of Honour of France in rank of Knight

March 5th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
French Ambassador to Romania, Francois Saint-Paul offered, on Thursday, the insignia of the National Order of the Legion of Honour of France in the rank of Knight to Senate...

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Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc: ‘Some prisons in Romania are below the limit of human dignity. We need EUR 1 bn to mend the situation’

Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc: ‘Some prisons in Romania are below the limit of human dignity. We need EUR 1 bn to mend the situation’

March 5th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc said on Thursday the conditions in Romanian prisons are, in some cases, ‘below the limit of human dignity’ and that approximately EUR...

World»

Romania, Greece celebrate 135 years of diplomatic relations

Romania, Greece celebrate 135 years of diplomatic relations

March 5th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Romania, Greece celebrate on Thursday 135 years since they fathered diplomatic relations, a catalyst for the bilateral ties the long of the years being the Romanian community...

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Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc: ‘Some prisons in Romania are below the limit of human dignity. We need EUR 1 bn to mend the situation’

Justice Minister Robert Cazanciuc said on Thursday the conditions in Romanian prisons are, in some cases, ‘below the limit of human dignity’ and that approximately EUR 1 bn would be needed to mend the situation, with steps having already been taken to access European funds for that purpose. The minister of justice was asked if [...]

Dacia sales in Great Britain up almost 20 pc in February

The growth of new car sales in Great Britain made February the 36th consecutive month of growth – a record period – thanks to economic recovery and cheap loans, Great Britain’s Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) announced on Thursday, Reuters informs. Last month sales grew by 12 per cent to 76,958 units. February’s [...]

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Calin Popescu Tariceanu receives National Order of the Legion of Honour of France in rank of Knight

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