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Dancila named Romania's first woman PM

2018-01-17 08:38:13
Romania's president named on Wednesday Viorica Dancila, a little-known MEP, as the EU country's third prime minister in seven months, and also its first female premier. "After weighing all the arguments I have decided to give the Social Democrats another ...

Good Samaritan has ‘testicle ripped off’ by devil dog while saving terrified woman from savage street attack in Romania

2018-01-17 03:06:00
A GOOD Samaritan had his testicle ripped off by a dog after trying to stop it attacking a young woman who ran away from the scene with her clothes ripped. The unfortunate man, 47, came to the rescue of the 22-year-old woman who was being attacked by a pair ...

Romania: Ruling Party Nominates Woman As PM

2018-01-16 21:59:00
Romania’s ruling Social Democrat Party nominated Viorica Dancila to replace Mihai Tudose as prime minister after the latter was dismissed on Monday. Romania’s Social Democrats nominated on Tuesday MEP Viorica Dancila, known for her women’s rights ...

Romania's ruling party nominates MEP as new PM

2018-01-16 20:59:00
Romania's ruling Social Democrat Party (PSD) on Tuesday nominated MEP Viorica Dancila as new prime minister, after Mihai Tudose stepped down following a row with the party leadership, Reuters reported. Dancila, 54, is a close ally of the powerful PSD ...

Romania nominates MEP Viorica Dancila to replace PM who quit

2018-01-16 16:02:00
Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party has nominated MEP Viorica Dancila for Prime Minister after the sudden resignation of Mihai Tudose. Dancila is a close ally of PSD leader Liviu Dragnea and is likely to dilute penalties for corruption allowing ...

MEPs express concern about Romania upheaval

2018-01-16 14:20:00
After just seven months in office, Romanian Prime Minister Mihai Tudose has stepped down. The Social Democrat (PSD) was forced to resign when he lost the support of his party. It's the second time since June that the PSD has ousted one of its own.

Radisson Blu Hotel Timisoara to Open 2020 in Romania

2018-01-16 13:04:00
The Rezidor Hotel Group announced the signing of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Timisoara. This takes the group's portfolio in Romania to four hotels. Radisson Blu and Mulberry Development will create an international upper upscale hotel in Timisoara, the main ...

Anyone there? Shinzo Abe picks worst moment to visit Romania

2018-01-16 12:41:00
Japan’s prime minister travelled 8,700 kilometres to make a historic visit to Romania — only to find his opposite number wasn’t there to welcome him. Shinzo Abe became the first-ever Japanese head of government to make an official trip to Bucharest ...

Romania's PSD proposes Dragnea ally as premier, president to decide

2018-01-16 12:24:00
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania’s Social Democrat Party (PSD) proposed a close ally of party leader Liviu Dragnea as prime minister on Tuesday to succeed Mihai Tudose, who quit after falling out with Dragnea. European Parliament lawmaker Viorica Dancila ...