- Romania PM names new minister to handle bitter opera dispute Updated: May-03-16 10:50 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - In a chain of incidents worthy of an opera, Romania's culture minister resigned because of dispute involving the fiancÃ© of a star ballerina, then decided to stay - only to be fired on Tuesday.
- Thousands celebrate Orthodox Palm Sunday in Romania Updated: Apr-26-16 7:02 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - Holding palm fronds and flowers, thousands of Romanians took part in processions and services as they celebrated Orthodox Palm Sunday.
- Ex-Romanian president probed over suspected money laundering Updated: Apr-20-16 9:50 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - Romania's former president says he is being investigated on suspicion of money laundering related to a real estate deal reached when he was mayor of Bucharest.
- Romania: politician in corruption probe won't run for mayor Updated: Apr-11-16 10:49 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - A Romanian politician said Monday he would not run for mayor of Bucharest after anti-corruption prosecutors told him he'd been indicted on corruption charges.
- Racist graffiti on Roma tent in Bucharest is criticized Updated: Apr-09-16 12:54 pm
BUCHAREST, Romania - A Romanian minister and the World Bank have criticized racist graffiti that appeared on a tent erected to mark International Roma Day in Bucharest.