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Man kills four, injures nine at Romania psychiatric hospital

2019-08-18 08:32:00
BUCHAREST, Aug. 18 (Xinhua) -- An alcoholic patient killed four and injured nine wielding a drip stand on Sunday morning, at the Sapoca Neuropsychiatry Hospital in Buzau County, southeastern Romania.

Four dead in Romania psychiatric hospital attack: Reports

2019-08-18 05:35:00
Four people have died and nine were injured after being attacked by a patient in a psychiatric hospital, Romanian press reports said Sunday. They said a 38-year-old man who had admitted himself to the ...

Jeremy Corbyn's idea of a break is a week in Romania touring 'Dracula country'

2019-08-17 15:58:00
Famous as the home of blood-sucking vampire Count Dracula, Transylvania is not renowned as a popular destination for British families on their summer holidays. But perhaps it should be no surprise ...

Ipswich parents of burned baby fled to Romania ahead of sentencing

2019-08-16 19:14:00
Parents who lied about how their baby suffered burns from an electric hob have been sentenced in their absence after fleeing to Romania. Sorina Andronache, 20, and Vasile Tecaru,22, of Mountbatten ...

Interpol nabs Punjab’s wanted gangster Sukhpreet Buddha in Romania

2019-08-16 15:05:00
Interpol nabbed Punjab’s wanted gangster Sukhpreet Singh Buddha from Romania earlier this week. Buddha is wanted in over 20 cases of murder, robbery and demanding ransom in Punjab, Haryana and ...

Romania finance ministry sells planned 600 mln lei debt

2019-08-16 12:38:00
BUCHAREST, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Romania's finance ministry sold the planned 400 million lei ($94.71 million) worth of 2031 treasury bonds and 200 million of one-year paper on Thursday, central bank ...

Metallica donates more than $277,000 to pediatric cancer hospital in Romania

2019-08-16 07:53:00
Metallica says it has donated 250,000 euros ($277,600) to support the construction of Romania's first pediatric oncology hospital. The American heavy metal band, which is very popular in Romania, made ...

US THAAD task force returns home from Romania

2019-08-15 12:56:00
The US 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command's 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) task force began withdrawing from Romania on 9 August, following its ...

Metallica donate $279K to fund pediatric hospital in Romania

2019-08-15 11:12:00
Metallica just donated 250,000 euros, or $279,000, to a Romanian association that plans to build the country’s first pediatric oncology hospital. The association is called Daruieste Viata, which means ...