Romania

1 December 2016
How Romanian Trump-Friendly Site Became Facebook Star

A news startup stirred up more buzz on social media during U.S. election season than well-funded major media.

 
18 November 2016
Crimebusters Make News in Romania, Bulgaria

Bucharest busts cybercrime gang, sentences Israeli for intimidating corruption agency head; two Bulgarian ministers face charges.

 
16 November 2016
Young Romanian Painter Shoots to Top of International Art World Premium

In addition to receiving accolades, Adrian Ghenie's paintings have auctioned off in recent months for millions of dollars. 

 
Ciolos

10 November 2016
Romanian Government Contests Pre-Election Wage Hikes Premium

Premier Ciolos accuses opposition of populist measures as national elections draw near.

 
24 October 2016
Romanian President Under Fire for Advocating Tolerance Premium

Gay marriage opponents and the Orthodox Church target Klaus Iohannis, days ahead of a landmark ruling on same-sex marriages. 

 
4 October 2016
Romanian Ex Mayor, Minister Jailed in Microsoft Case Premium

The high-profile corruption case ended yesterday with stricter sentences than initially imposed by a lower court. 

 
28 September 2016
Russia Outrages Romanians with Measly Donation to Buy Brancusi Statue Premium

The 100 euro donation, and a video accompanying it, brought back memories of a Romanian treasure yet to be returned from Moscow. 

 
15 September 2016
U.S. Envoy to Romania Accidentally Supports Szekler Autonomy
Ambassador says he joined group photo with minority group’s flag to be ‘polite,’ but Bucharest is not amused.
 
14 September 2016
Romania And Bulgaria Got Into the EU Too Early, Finance Watchdog Says

European Court of Auditors has disclosed that the two countries became members despite its recommendation to wait.

 
14 September 2016
Forgotten Champion

Though Romania rarely makes its way into the international press, the country should be lauded for its recent progress.

By Martin Ehl
 

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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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