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Ilie Nastase: Romania's Fed Cup captain appeals against ITF ban after Fed Cup row

2017-08-17 07:38:00
Romania Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase has appealed after being banned from official roles by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) until 2021. The sanction followed his tirade at a Fed Cup tie in Bucharest in April. He swore at an umpire, insulted ...

Romania Church Sex Scandal

2017-08-17 06:44:00
A tourist takes pictures backdropped by a painted wall of the Romanian Patriarchal Cathedral in Bucharest, Romania, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. The Holy Synod of Romania's Orthodox Church is meeting behind closed doors to discuss what action to take against ...

Romania: Orthodox synod meets to discuss bishop sex scandal

2017-08-17 06:18:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — The Holy Synod of Romania’s Orthodox Church was meeting Thursday to discuss what action to take against a bishop who was seen on video engaging in sexual acts with a male student. The Bishop of Husi, Corneliu Barladeanu, 51, is ...

Romania confirmed as EU’s fastest growing economy

2017-08-17 05:39:00
Romania has been confirmed as the fastest growing economy in the EU, following figures released on August 17. The non-eurozone country expanded 5.7 percent in the second quarter of 2017, surpassing its predicted year-on-year growth rate of 4.8-5.1 percent.

U.S. Signals Firepower to Russia With Romania Drills

2017-08-17 05:30:00
Moments later, two Romanian MiG-21s follow them for a simulated dogfight over the hilly landscape of Transylvania. Amid ongoing tensions with Russia, this training session in the former Communist corner of Southeast Europe is part of a wider U.S. military ...

Romania: woman, 3 children killed crossing railway line

2017-08-17 05:18:00
BUCHAREST, Romania – Romanian authorities say a woman and her three young children were killed when they were struck by a high-speed train. Alice Grasu, a spokeswoman for the Bucharest ambulance service, said the 30-year-old woman was crossing the line ...

Romania: Orthodox synod meets to discuss bishop sex scandal

2017-08-17 04:46:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — The Holy Synod of Romania’s Orthodox Church is meeting to discuss what action to take against a bishop who was seen on video engaging in sexual acts with a male student. The Bishop of Husi, Corneliu Barladeanu, is currently ...

SOCAR gas stations’ turnover in Romania down by 7%

2017-08-17 03:28:00
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Exploring the History-Book Perfect Romania with the InterContinental Bucharest

2017-08-17 00:53:00
If you have been wracking your mind on where your next trip will take you, because it needs to offer the perfect balance between relaxation and off-the-beaten-path adventure, just go ahead and book a flight to Romania. If you just thought of Dracula, you ...