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The Latest: Europe storm: Romania closes schools, ports

2018-01-18 03:16:00
BERLIN — The Latest on a storm affecting parts of Europe (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Snowstorms and high winds left dozens of schools, several main roads and ports closed in parts of Romania and thousands of people without electricity. Interior ...

Romania: President Appoints Dancila As First Woman PM

2018-01-17 22:35:00
Romanian Social Democrat MEP Viorica Dancila is set to become Romania’s first woman prime minister. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis on Wednesday agreed to appoint Social Democrat MEP Viorica Dancila as the country’s first ever woman prime minister.

Romania names MEP Viorica Dancila as first female PM

2018-01-17 21:11:00
European lawmaker Viorica Dancila has been named as Prime Minister-designate in Romania making her the country's third head of government in a year and its first female premier. President Klaus Iohannis announced the appointment which still has to be ...

How One Newton Resident Became Famous In Romania For A Day

2018-01-17 20:48:00
NEWTON, MA — All it took was some cold weather, a bit of nostalgia and a few decades. Newton resident and former chairman of the School Committee was hanging out at home by the fire with his family during that really cold spell a couple weeks ago when an ...

Romania Looks To Ax Suit Seeking OK Of $250M Award

2018-01-17 19:22:00
Law360, New York (January 17, 2018, 8:34 PM EST) -- Romania urged a D.C. federal court Tuesday to nix the latest attempt by two Swedish food industry investors to confirm a $250 million arbitral award issued against the country in 2013 for revoking certain ...

Romania’s protest-packed year ‘hasn’t changed anything long-term’

2018-01-17 14:34:00
Romania's protest-filled year has done little to bring about any long-term change, it's been claimed. The country has seen waves of demonstrations since anti-corruption protests erupted in Bucharest a year ago this week. People hit the streets on January ...

First Female Premier Set to Lead Romania Amid Anticorruption Protests

2018-01-17 12:36:00
Romania’s president named a new prime minister on Wednesday, the country’s third in a year, as the ruling party tried to survive one of the biggest anticorruption movements in modern European history. Viorica Dancila, a member of the European Union ...

Romania to have first female prime minister, Viorica Dancila

2018-01-17 10:59:00
Viorica Dancila has been named as Romania's first female PM following the sudden resignation of Mihai Tudose. Ms Dancila, a member of the European Parliament, is regarded as an ally of the governing Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Liviu Dragnea.

Romania Quickly Settles on New PM After Government Collapse

2018-01-17 10:24:00
UN-MIX India’s Economy: Completely. Totally. Brutally. The Mistrys Acquired Stake In Tata Sons From JRD Tata’s Siblings Ruia Family May Have Found A Way To Bid For Essar Steel An Embarrassed Court, After Judges’ Non-Denials It’s ‘Retail First ...