28 April 2016
Culture Minister is Latest Victim of Romanian Ballet Battle

Infighting and political interference threaten to shatter the country’s leading opera house and ballet company.

21 April 2016
Le Pen Backs New Nationalist Party in Romania

Romanian politicians not happy about Marie Le Pen’s support for a newly formed right-wing and Eurosceptic party.

19 April 2016
Romania Could Be Kicked Out of Eurovision

Huge debts of national TV station might prevent country from participating in popular song contest. 

15 April 2016
Romanian Dancers Square Off
Spat at national ballet company also appears to take xenophobic turn.
12 April 2016
Romania Looks to Public to Fund Art

Government launching a donation drive to help pay for classic Brancusi sculpture.

7 April 2016
Ex-Mossad Agents Accused of Spying on Romanian Corruption Czar

Israeli security firm Black Cube says it has information on serious corruption in the Romanian government.

6 April 2016
Romania’s Controversial Mortgage Law Up for Review

‘Darea in Plata’ law provides needed debt relief, but could also restrict lending market.

25 March 2016
Cleaning Up Eastern Europe’s Radioactive Legacy Premium
Romanian and Czech authorities are failing to ensure the safety of former uranium miners and other people exposed to contamination, an investigation claims.
15 March 2016
Romanians Flock to Ceausescu’s Palace Premium
The former strongman’s ‘Spring Palace’ had been closed to visitors for more than a quarter century.
11 March 2016
Romania Spy Chief Slams Surveillance Ban Premium

Police, prosecutors say thousands of new officers needed to collect evidence the old-fashioned way.




Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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