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Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

2018-09-21 14:55:00
BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania’s ruling Social Democratic Party on Friday endorsed its chairman despite his recent conviction for abuse of power. Colleagues had called for Liviu Dragnea to step down, bu...

Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

2018-09-21 13:59:00
BUCHAREST, Romania - Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party on Friday endorsed its chairman despite his recent conviction for abuse of power. Colleagues had called for Liviu Dragnea to step down, bu...

Romania ruling party meets; members urge party chief to go

2018-09-21 12:31:00
Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party met Friday amid growing calls for the party's chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power, to resign. It's not clear whether there are enough party ...

'I could have lost my life': Former Iowa State basketball player Darrell Bowie talks about stabbing in Romania

2018-09-21 12:28:00
'I could have lost my life': Former Iowa State basketball player Darrell Bowie talks about stabbing in Romania Darrell Bowie said he’s "very fortunate" to be alive and has a new perspective on life af...

Romania backs JCPOA wholeheartedly: Romanian FM

2018-09-21 09:32:00
In this get-together meeting, Romanian foreign minister pointed to the age-old and amicable relationship between Iran and Romania and said that his country is interested in broadening bilateral relati...

Romania charges police chiefs over violence against protesters

2018-09-21 09:28:00
The head of Romania's riot police and three senior officials have been charged over the use of violence to break up an anti-government protest in Bucharest that left hundreds of people hurt, prosecuto...

EU seeks views on Transgaz offering to increase gas exports from Romania

2018-09-21 07:58:00
The Commission has concerns the state-owned gas pipeline operator may have breached EU competition rules by restricting exports of natural gas from the country The European Commission is inviting comm...

Romania sees 215 cases of West Nile virus infection, 25 deaths this season

2018-09-21 07:19:00
There have been 215 cases of meningitis/meningo-encephalitis caused by the West Nile virus infection in the 2018 season in Romania, according to the Romanian Ministry of Health, which quoted data from ...

Romania ruling party meets; members urge party chief to go

2018-09-21 06:23:00
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party is meeting amid growing calls for the party's chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power, to resign. It's not clear whether there ...