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Almost 60,000 households in Romania still without electricity after blizzard

2017-04-24 01:37:00
Some 60,000 households in Romania were disconnected from the power grid on Sunday, half compared to the previous day, when there were 120,000 such cases, according to energy minister Toma Petcu. The problems were caused by the unexpected blizzard that hit ...

Romania - Factors to watch on April 24

2017-04-24 01:32:00
BUCHAREST, April 24 Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Romanian financial markets on Monday. DEBT TENDER Romanian debt managers tender 800 million lei ($189.37 million) worth of Feb. 2019 treasury bonds. MOODY'S Moody ...

Ilie Nastase shows no remorse for foul-mouthed outbursts during Fed Cup tie between Romania and Great Britain as he blasts: 'I don't need this bulls***'

2017-04-24 01:00:00
Ilie Nastase was unrepentant about his Fed Cup expulsion and insisted he does not care what punishment he is given. The Romania Fed Cup captain was thrown out of the World Group II play-off against Great Britain on Saturday after swearing at officials, GB ...

FED CUP - Romania beats Great Britain, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands also through

2017-04-23 18:48:00
Many verdicts came out from the Fed Cup play-offs on Sunday. Germany beat Ukraine 3-2 in the Porsche Arena, where the WTA event will take place next week. Elina Svitolina beat 6/4 6/2, but in the decisive match an inspired Julia Goerges defeated 6/4 6/4 ...

Romania knock GB out of Fed Cup

2017-04-23 17:52:00
Johanna Konta and Heather Watson both suffered straight sets defeats as Great Britain were beaten by Romania in their Fed Cup World Group II play-off in Constanta. The tie, dominated on Saturday by controversial remarks from Romania captain Ilie Nastase ...

Romania captain Ilie Nastase suspended from Fed Cup competition

2017-04-23 13:15:00
Ilie Nastase, the captain of Romania's Fed Cup team, has been provisionally suspended from the competition for abusing players and the umpire during the match against Britain. The International Tennis Federation, which organizes the Fed Cup, said Sunday ...

Tennis: Nastase suspended as defiant Romania beat Britain

2017-04-23 11:37:00
BUCHAREST: Tennis legend Ilie Nastase was suspended on Sunday (Apr 23) for his foul-mouthed and abusive behaviour during Romania's scandal-hit Fed Cup tie with Britain although the controversy did not prevent the home side from winning the play-off 3-1.

Ilie Nastase: Romania captain is suspended after behaviour at Fed Cup

2017-04-23 11:22:00
Romania captain Ilie Nastase has been suspended by the International Tennis Federation over the incident that left Johanna Konta in tears on Saturday. In Konta's Fed Cup match against Sorana Cirstea, Nastase was sent off after swearing at the umpire and ...

Romania Beat Britain in Fed Cup as Konta and Watson Lose

2017-04-23 10:52:00
(Reuters) - Hosts Romania beat Britain in their controversial Fed Cup World Cup play-off in Constanta on Sunday, with both Johanna Konta and Heather Watson failing to win their respective singles rubbers for the visitors. Simona Halep beat world number ...