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In bear country Romania, cohabitation grows strenuous

2019-11-11 12:44:00
Cusma, Romania: When Maria Lacatus' son opened the barn door, it was already too late. "The bear had one of the pigs in its claws," the sobbing 86-year-old says. After losing a horse too a few days ...

​Results: Incumbent Iohannis wins first round of presidential elections with 37.5%, setback for key challenger Barna

2019-11-11 08:03:16 Hotnews.ro
Romania's incumbent president Klaus Iohannis won 37.5% of votes in the first round of presidential elections on Sunday, with most of the votes counted. Results show he will face Social Democratic (PSD) leader Viorica Dancila in a second round, while a third challenger, Dan Barna of the opposition USR party scored even poorer results than in exit polls.

Romania presidential vote appears to be heading to Nov. 24 runoff

2019-11-10 21:34:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Exit polls from Sunday’s balloting showed a runoff will be needed Nov. 24 to decide Romania’s presidential contest. Official results are not expected before today, though two exit ...

Top candidates react to exit polls in Romania presidential elections

2019-11-10 20:39:00 Hotnews.ro
Incumbent President Klaus Iohannis called a vote in presidential elections on Sunday, which placed him in pole position in a second round of polls later this month, as a clear vote against the Social Democrats (PSD). Third-placed Dan Barna, who hoped to come second and leave the SocDems out of the picture, showed hope that final results would be different. Second-placed Viorica Dancila of the PSD thanked all who voted "with their heart".

BREAKING ​Presidential elections: Romania's incumbent Klaus Iohannis to face SocDem leader Viorica Dancila in second round - exit polls

2019-11-10 20:02:00 Hotnews.ro
Romania's incumbent President Klaus Iohannis will face Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Viorica Dancila in the second round of presidential elections, exit polls for the first round of vote today show. The exit poll by CURS-Avangarde polling institutes, as presented by Digi 24 news channel, said Iohannis scored 39%, Dancila - 22.5%, while a third contender, Dan Barna of the Save Romania Union (USR), scored 16.4%. Polls are based on earlier data and voting in the diaspora is yet to conclude.

Runoff Expected in Romania Presidential Elections

2019-11-10 18:52:00
Romania's pro-European Union President Klaus Iohannis has taken a lead in the presidential elections Sunday, but will likely have to contest a runoff vote later this month. According to two exit polls ...

The Latest: Exit Polls See Runoff in Romania President Vote

2019-11-10 17:08:00
The Latest: Exit Polls See Runoff in Romania President Vote A man takes photos as a woman casts her vote in Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Voting got underway in Romania's presidential ...

UPDATE 2-Incumbent Iohannis wins Romania's presidential vote, will face runoff

2019-11-10 17:00:00
Rule of law faces serious challenges in Romania, Hungary, Poland * Romania is among EU's most corrupt members (Adds quote, more details, background) By Radu-Sorin Marinas BUCHAREST, Nov 10 (Reuters) - ...

Pro-EU incumbent Iohannis tops Romania's presidential vote, will face runoff

2019-11-10 16:00:00
Romania’s centrist President Klaus Iohannis, who has earned praise in the West for his anti-graft stance, won the first round of a presidential ballot on Sunday and will face former premier Viorica ...