The arrest of a German journalist in Romania in connection to his work is a bellwether of the harassment whistleblowers face in Central and Eastern Europe.
President Iohannis caves in, but he and others say they are convinced that the fight against graft will nonetheless continue.
Attempts to bend – and even break – the judicial system throughout Central Europe do not bode well for the future of the sector’s independence in the region.
Powerful pol found guilty of graft, as his party debates legal changes that could shield corrupt officials.
Reviled by some at the time of their construction, Brutalist buildings are finding new supporters among the younger generations.
Despite their lack of visibility, minority-language newspapers in Romania serve a key function in maintaining the country’s multiethnic fabric.
Ruling party calls demonstration against agency it claims has tarnished the country’s reputation with witch-hunt tactics.
EU court says member states cannot restrict residency rights of third-country nationals legally married to a union citizen.
Austrian company, government agencies suspected of involvement in long-running operation in Carpathian mountains.
The jump in their numbers is in line with statistics showing Romania has the largest migrant population in the EU – many apparently disgruntled with the situation back home.
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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.