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Thousands protest in Romania over high-level corruption

2018-06-20 13:30:00
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Anti-government protesters in Romania briefly scuffled with police on Wednesday, angry about new legislation they say will facilitate high-level corruption. Thousands of people assembled outside government offices waving ...

Romania: Protesters hold demos, 1 in the Parliament building

2018-06-20 11:53:00
Anti-government protesters scuffled with police Wednesday, angry about recent legislation they say will facilitate high-level corruption. Hundreds assembled outside the government offices, waving Romanian, U.S. and European flags and yelling "We won't give up!

The business of Count Dracula: A visit to Dracula’s castle in Transylvania, Romania

2018-06-20 11:25:00
There are, perhaps, only a handful of characters throughout history known as well as Count Dracula. "Dracula is the most portrayed character in cinema. There have been more Draculas than there's been any other character," Eric Nuzum, the author of "The ...

Uber fined in Romania for failing to notify data security incident

2018-06-20 09:30:00
Romania’s National Supervisory Authority for Personal Data Processing fined the ride sharing service Uber with RON 200,000 (EUR 43,000) for failing to notify the authority about a security incident that may have affected the personal data of some 30,000 ...

London museum hosts exhibition on Romania in the First World War

2018-06-20 09:21:00
A photo-documentary exhibition on Romania’s participation in the First World War is open at the National Army Museum in London until July 15. The exhibition looks at the years of neutrality (1914-1916), the battles of 1916 on the Entente side, the ...

Chelsea legend Michael Essien snubbed by Romania side CFR Cluj for being too old at the age of 35

2018-06-20 09:19:00
MICHAEL ESSIEN’S career has hit a new low - with a club in Romania turning him down. The Champions League-winning former Chelsea midfielder has spent the last year with Indonesian outfit Persib Bandung. He was released in March with Persib having too ...

Romania: Protesters stage demo in Parliament building

2018-06-20 08:54:00
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Protesters gained access to Romania's Parliament building Wednesday and staged a noisy protest against recent legislation they say will facilitate high-level corruption. Demonstrators managed to get inside the Parliament ...

Romania: Protesters stage demo in Parliament building

2018-06-20 08:18:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Protesters have gained access to Romania’s Parliament building where they have staged a noisy protest against recent legislation they say will facilitate high-level corruption. Demonstrators managed to get inside the Parliament ...

Romania: Protesters stage demo in Parliament building

2018-06-20 08:16:00
Protesters have gained access to Romania's Parliament building where they have staged a noisy protest against recent legislation they say will facilitate high-level corruption. Demonstrators managed to get inside the Parliament Wednesday, escorted by ...