Brief: Euro zone oversight and upheaval in Romania

In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: Auditors warn the European Central Bank over “flaws” in its oversight of the euro zone’s largest banks. And as Romania loses yet another prime minister, MEPs say it’s time for Europe to intervene.<p>More news on

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28 Reasons Why I Love Romania

I was born in Romania 32 years ago. I can't imagine my life too much time far from my country. You will see in the photos why.<p>Romania has all 4 …


Pack of wolves in Romania filmed by surveillance camera

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian forestry officials have released footage of a wolf pack caught on surveillance camera in central Romania.<p>The rare sighting of six wolves walking in a line in snowy forest in the Piatra Craiului National Park was filmed recently by forestry authorities.<p>Forestry …

World News

The 46th Yellow Cup in Winterthur on December 29/30

The 46th Yellow Cup in Swiss city of Winterthur will be held on December 29 and 30. Beside domestic national team, three other famous handball …


Appeal to raise money for Sione Vaiomounga - Tongan player trapped in Romania - generates over £11k thanks to generosity of Telegraph readers

• To donate to the Just Giving Page for Sione Vaiomounga, click here<p>An appeal to raise money for Sione Vaiomounga, the Tongan player trapped in Romania, has generated more than £11,000 in the space of 24 hours thanks to the generosity of <i>Daily Telegraph</i> readers.<p><i>The Daily Telegraph</i> detailed how …

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Alstom awarded Romanian upgrading contract

ROMANIA: As part of the Asocierea RailWorks consortium with Aktor and Arcada, Alstom has been awarded a €40m contract to undertake electrification …


Private sector’s role vital to enhance Pak-Romania trade ties: Nicolaie

LAHORE, Dec 11 (APP):Ambassador of Romania Nicolaie GOIA said<br>on Monday that there is a lot of room for promotion of trade between Pakistan and …

LAFC: Guide to the 2017 MLS Expansion Draft

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA - NOVEMBER 14: Welsey Sneijder of Holland on the bench during the International Friendly match between Romania v Holland at the …


GB U20S: Martin Grubb after GB's 3-2 victory over Romania U20s

Romania establishes national day celebrating Yiddish

Romania’s parliament established a national day celebrating the Yiddish language and theater.<p>The day, which was declared last week following a …


Romania: Ex-king Michael who ruled during WWII dies at 96

BUCHAREST, Romania – Romania's royal house says former King Michael, who ruled the country during WWII, has died in Switzerland aged 96.<p>The royal house said in a statement that Michael, one of the few surviving leaders from that period, died Tuesday lunchtime in his residence in Aubonne, …

World News

Romania's ex-King Michael dies in Switzerland aged 96

Romania's former King Michael has died in Switzerland at the age of 96, the Royal House has been quoted by Digi 24 TV as saying.<p>The former monarch withdrew from public life in 2016 because of illness. He underwent surgery for leukaemia and cancer.<p>A cousin of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, Michael …


Former king of Romania dies in Switzerland

King Michael I of Romania has died at his home in Switzerland.


Romania's former king Michael dies aged 96

Romania's former king Michael, who ruled the country during the Second World War, has died in Switzerland aged 96, the royal house said.<p>Michael, one …

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Last king of Romania who ruled during WWII dies at 96

BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania's royal house says former King Michael, who ruled the country during WWII, has died in Switzerland aged 96.<p>The royal …


Why outsourcing to Romania is an awesome idea!

I know that it sounds like i am being bias in favor of my own country but here are a few reasons why i think that you would have to gain by …


Romania: coastguard rescues 60 migrants on ship in Black Sea

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's coastguard says it has rescued 60 migrants aboard a Turkish ship on the Black Sea that sent out a distress signal.<p>A statement said the ship was detected some 35 kilometers (22 miles) from the Black Sea cost early Tuesday after asking Romanian authorities and a …

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Romania's Muntele Găina Fair, the 200-Year-Old Speed Dating Event


Thousands of Romanians protest against judicial reforms

Protesters use phones and flashlights during a protest in Victoriei Square, in Bucharest, Romania, 5 February, 2017. Photo: Inquam Photos/Adriana …

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Romania: Anti-corruption protests held in dozens of cities

Rallies in Bucharest and other cities have taken aim at a law that will weaken efforts to root out corruption. The government says a new law will …

World News

Romania to investigate illegal logging in national park

<b>The Romanian government has promised to act against illegal logging, after campaigners showed that a large swathe of trees in a protected forest has disappeared.</b><p>A member of the public recently took dramatic drone footage in the Semenic-Cheile Carasului National Park, on the border with Serbia, …


Part 1: Road Trip in Romania with several BMWs

There is no reason to beat around the bush when it comes to Romania’s reputation in Europe; it’s not brilliant. In the US it’s mostly associated with …

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Man and girl injured in bear attack in central Romania

A 39-year-old man was scratched all over his body and a 14-year-old girl was bitten and scratched during the attack early on Monday in the …

News (Ireland)

How to live with a vegetarian when you eat meat: A practical guide

What’s a deal-breaker for you in a potential relationship? Their insistence on wearing a pin-stripe trilby? An inability to detect sarcasm? The fact …


Romania takes key role as NATO prepares to face off with Russia

Earlier this month, Romania took centre stage as NATO launched a new multinational brigade headquartered in the city of Craiova, designed to counter Russia’s mounting threat to the region.<p>Addressing the 300 MPs from 29 NATO member countries gathered in Bucharest for the 63rd Annual Session of …


Latest figures reveal 'lopsided' migration from Romania and Bulgaria

There were 413,000 Romanian and Bulgarian citizens living in Britain last year, compared with the 6,200 Britons living in the two EU member …





Man survives 25km ride hanging on to side of German train

<b>A man has survived a 160km/h (99mph) ride holding on to the side of a high-speed train in Germany, officials say.</b><p>Deutsche Bahn said he grabbed plastic bellows connecting two carriages of the Bielefeld-Hannover express on Thursday, using just a small ledge to stand on.<p>The 59-year-old man acted after …


5 Things About Romania

Romania is an amazing country, but one that was avoided by many for too long. It’s a pity, though, because it is filled to the rim with wonderful …


Austria: There are New Migration Routes Through Bulgaria and Romania

''In the Balkans, through Bulgaria and Romania new migration routes appeared'', Austrian Defense Minister Hans-Peter Dosoczil said in an interview …