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Ukraine: A Russian – American deal? (I)

May 28th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
International press, including Romanian media, was outraged after the visit by US State Secretary  John Kerry – on May 13 – and his assistant Victoria Nuland  (on May...

Business»

Turkish Airlines to take over TAROM?

Turkish Airlines to take over TAROM?

May 28th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
On the public television channel’s stiri.tvr.ro website one can find a piece of news according to which the TAROM national airline could be taken over by Turkish Airlines,...

Politics»

Monica Ridzi asks President Iohannis for pardon

Monica Ridzi asks President Iohannis for pardon

May 28th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Former Youth and Sports Minister Monica Iacob Ridzi, sentenced in February to 5 years in jail for malfeasance in office, has filed a pardon request at the President Administration...

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“Book Bridge” – a campaign for the Republic of Moldova

“Book Bridge” – a campaign for the Republic of Moldova

May 28th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The “Book Bridge” campaign, planning to collect 500,000 books in the Romanian language for the endowment of the school and university libraries of the Republic...

World»

Romania compelled by the ECHR to pay 55 M euro in past 20 years

Romania compelled by the ECHR to pay 55 M euro in past 20 years

May 28th, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Romania was compelled by the European Court for Human Rights (ECHR) from 1994 to 2014 to pay over 55 million euro, representing the amount of the costs in civil and criminal...

Recent Articles

Turkish Airlines to take over TAROM?

On the public television channel’s stiri.tvr.ro website one can find a piece of news according to which the TAROM national airline could be taken over by Turkish Airlines, one of the most dynamic airlines in Europe. The authors claim that their sources already point out that negotiations are taking place at the highest level over [...]

Three stars of Romanian culture receive Star on Celebrity Alley

The Mayoralty of Bucharest in partnership with the Metropolis Theatre and Cocor store will organize on Saturday, May 30, 2015, at 11 am, in Time Square, a homage ceremony of awarding stars for lifetime achievement in theatre and film industry to artists Alexandru Arsinel and Ion Dichiseanu, in the presence of the Mayor of the [...]

“Book Bridge” – a campaign for the Republic of Moldova

The “Book Bridge” campaign, planning to collect 500,000 books in the Romanian language for the endowment of the school and university libraries of the Republic of Moldova, was launched  last week in Bucharest. “It is a project initiated by seven volunteers united by the same idea – to bring 500,000 books in Romanian to the [...]

Tickets in front of the stage at the Judas Priest show are nearly sold out

One of the most awaited heavy metal concerts of summer, the show by legendary band Judas Priest, is looked forward passionately by the Romanian audience. This thing is proved by the announcement made by organizers, the company Events, according to which the tickets in front of the stage are almost sold out, and less than [...]

Monica Ridzi asks President Iohannis for pardon

Former Youth and Sports Minister Monica Iacob Ridzi, sentenced in February to 5 years in jail for malfeasance in office, has filed a pardon request at the President Administration on Thursday. The pardon request was filed by her husband, Petrosani Mayor Tiberiu Ridzi, since Monica Iacob Ridzi is in jail. Prior to that, Monica Ridzi [...]

Senate meeting suspended because of truancy

Senators played truant en masse on Thursday, only 59 of the 168 Senators showing up for the meeting which was eventually suspended because of the lack of quorum. According to Realitatea TV, the Senate’s plenum hall was almost empty. Deputy Speaker Ioan Chelaru eventually announced that the meeting is suspended, after his two roll calls [...]

Euro Zone accession becomes national top priority goal

* Romanian President, Prime Minister and Central Bank Governor decide to set up committee to coordinate the process of adopting the Euro   Capitalizing on all political forces, on the business environment and on civil society in order to achieve Romania’s Euro Zone accession becomes Romania’s main national project. A goal that our country needed [...]

Prime-Minister Ponta on raising child benefit: ‘If we had proposed the measure, the ladies from PNL would have set themselves on fire that we were ruining the country’

The Government plans to pay a differentiated benefit to children from deprived families and will ask for the position of the Constitutional Court on the matter next week, Labour Minister Rovana Plumb told Romania TV on Thursday. ‘We have an integrated package of measures to support the family. Apart from the child benefit that will [...]

Anamaria Marinca is shooting with Glenn Close in UK

Anamaria Marinca is shooting with Glenn Close in UK   Anamaria Marinca has started working on a new film – “She Who Brings Gifts” – co-starring Glenn Close and Gemma Arterton, according to Agerpres. The film will  be premiered next year, is a thriller with horror accents, placed in a distopian future and tells the [...]

The famous boulevard La Rambla in Barcelona moves to Bucharest

The fifth edition of the International Festival of Living Statues will take place during May 30 – June 1, 2015, in Crangasi Park, in Bucharest. “With this edition, in an anniversary year when Masca Theatre celebrates 25 years of existence, we return to our apostolic mission, which is to generate authentic cultural acts for people [...]