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When the Church also bets on the secular

April 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Pope John XXIII will be sanctified in a few days, together with one of his successors, John Paul II. Born in northern Italy, in a region situated at the base of the mountains,...

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Transport master plan includes 530 projects

Transport master plan includes 530 projects

April 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Thus, the top priority projects that can be financed with European funds will be known exactly, the PM Victor Ponta says. The Transport Minister finished the Transport Master...

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Transdniestrian authorities ask Moscow for recognition of independence

April 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Gagauz authorities want 5 MPs in the Chisinau parliament. Traian Basescu: “Romania won’t get involved militarily in case of conflict”. NATO to deploy ships, intensify...

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

April 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
The editorial staff of Nine O’Clock wishes its readers a Happy Easter!

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Ukraine crisis: Militants, army face off in Kramatorsk amid soaring tensions

April 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
In Slaviansk pro-Russian militants appear to be in control of the town. Putin warned the escalating conflict in Ukraine “essentially puts the nation on the brink of civil...

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Happy Easter!

The editorial staff of Nine O’Clock wishes its readers a Happy Easter!

Transdniestrian authorities ask Moscow for recognition of independence

Gagauz authorities want 5 MPs in the Chisinau parliament. Traian Basescu: “Romania won’t get involved militarily in case of conflict”. NATO to deploy ships, intensify Baltic & Mediterranean patrols. Transdniestrian authorities ask Russia to recognize the breakaway republic as a sovereign independent state, itar-tass informs. The treatment was accepted by the Supreme Council of Transdniestrian [...]

Personal attacks at top levels of the political scene

Senator Gabriela Firea sets in motion yet another series of harsh exchanges between the President and the Prime Minister. PSD Senator Gabriela Firea, accompanied by her attorney, filed a criminal complaint on Wednesday with the Prosecutor’s Office at the High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ) against President Traian Basescu for threats and blackmail, following [...]

Poetess Nina Cassian dies, 89 years old

Poetess Nina Cassian died on Tuesday at the age of 89 in New York, said sources close to her family, quoted by Mediafax. Nina Cassian died following a cardiac arrest. Her demise was “peaceful,” at her home, according to the quoted sources. The memorial service will take place on Monday, April 21 at 3 pm [...]

Geoana: Russia’s political purpose is to federalize Ukraine

High Representative of Romanian Government for economic, strategic and public diplomacy projects Mircea Geoana told Radio RFI station on Wednesday that, in his opinion, the strategic interest of Russia in the Ukraine is to federalize this country, to avoid it getting closer to the EU and the NATO. “Russia cannot annex the entire Ukraine by [...]

Mihai Razvan Ungureanu: “I believe a limit has been reached”

Former chief of the Foreign Intelligence Service and former PM Mihai Razvan Ungureanu said that the conflict between Prime Minister Ponta and President Basescu exceeded any limit and must stop as soon as possible. “I believe a limit of relation between political players has been reached. I will not allow myself to denominate people, but [...]

Transport master plan includes 530 projects

Thus, the top priority projects that can be financed with European funds will be known exactly, the PM Victor Ponta says. The Transport Minister finished the Transport Master Plan, which currently includes 530 projects, and the document will be launched for public debate, a procedure at the end of which it will be known exactly [...]

Van Groningen wants Romania to climb in the OECD competitiveness ranking

One of the main objectives of the Coalition for the Development of Romania (CDR) is to help Romania climb ten steps in three years in the competitiveness ranking of the OECD (The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development), Steven van Groningen, CEO Raiffeisen Bank said at the Victoria Palace. ‘The Coalition for the Development of [...]

“Miranda” and “Richard III”, at Shakespeare International Festival of Bucharest

The 9th edition of the Shakespeare International Festival of Bucharest invites the public to enjoy two unique theatrical shows, “Miranda” and “Richard III”, in the vision of two award-winning contemporary directors, Oskaras Korsunovas and Wang Xiaoying. In the evenings of April 27 and 28 aprilie, at the Sala ArCub hall, starting 7.00 PM, The OKT [...]

Visit of Allied Land Command Chief in Romania – missions, land forces reviewed

The structure of the Romanian land forces, their transformation, the missions carried out by military in theatres of operations, the Romanian Army endowment and modernisation programmes, as well as the ongoing missions of the land forces were presented these days to Allied Land Command Chief, Lieutenant General Frederick Hodges, who paid a working visit to [...]