Sunday Mar 2
Urmston students are Romania bound
Sophie McCall, 15, from Stretford, and Lizzy Ellis, 14, from Urmston, who will travel with the party from St Antony's MODERN missionaries from St. Antony's Catholic College are to travel to the heart of Romania to support some of the poorest communities in Europe.
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Thu Feb 27, 2014
DRACULA'S PAD: Bran Castle is billed as Dracula's Castle because it looks the part than any meaningful connection with Vlad "Is it a real place?" asked more than one of my well-travelled friends when I said I was going to Transylvania.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Miami Herald
The writer and the director of 'Child's Pose' came together over mother issues
Romanian new-wave director Calin Peter Netzer and screenwriter Razvan Radulescu were bouncing around ideas for a film about a dysfunctional family when they began talking about their own relationships with their parents.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Clarifications and corrections
An article on December 31 reported information provided by local travel agents that there was limited availability on flights and buses to London from Romania and Bulgaria in January this year, despite one airline doubling the number of flights.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Uncovered: Shocking investigation reveals sex trade in girls bought...
One gang boss told us: 'England's opened the gates and can't do nothing... Buy these girls for A 500 each, they will do 20 clients a day no problem' With his arms draped around two pretty young women, an Eastern European Mr Big prepares to sell them off as sex slaves bound for Britain.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Montenegro opens Embassy in Bucharest
Foreign Affairs Minister Titus Corlatean on Tuesday attended the opening of the Embassy of Montenegro in Bucharest and he welcomed this event on behalf of Romania's Government, according to Agerpres.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
CCIB to organise economic mission to Iran after mid-April
The Bucharest Chamber of Commerce and Industry will cooperate with Iran's Embassy to Romania to organise an economic mission to Iran, scheduled for the second half of April 2014, Agerpres informs.
The Skinniest Streets On Earth
Strada Sforii means " Rope Street ," and this alley is certainly almost as thin as a cord.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Min. Teodorovici, Commissioner Ciolos discussed attracting European funds
Attracting the European funds earmarked Romania for 2014-2020 was one of the highlights of the talks held by Romanian Minister of European Funds Eugen Teodorovici and visiting European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Ciolos at a meeting, Agerpres reports.
Antoine Aoun: Renault still believes in Romania, Dacia range to be renewed
The Ubifrance Economic Mission of France's Embassy in Bucharest organized the France-South-Eastern Europe business forum on February 11 and 12. Renault still believes in Romania and we will continue to vigorously invest on this market, Renault Group Romania Purchasing Manager Antoine Aoun declared yesterday.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Basescu: Dacia might lose Pitesti plant if Corridor IV is not finalised
If the Pan-European Corridor IV is not finalized, Dacia will lose the Pitesti assembly unit, which has already expanded the company's activity to Morocco, President Traian Basescu warned on a TV show aired Monday by Look Tv.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Romania's Schengen accession has become a hot potato for all countries
The French ambassador to Bucharest says. French ambassador Philippe Gustin stated in an interview for Mediafax that Romania's Schengen accession has become a political issue and a hot potato every EU country is trying to get rid of, and Bucharest cannot do anything about the states that link this dossier with the Cooperation and Verification ... (more)
Fri Feb 07, 2014
I admit the city had to be Googled pre-trip. It's Bucharest, after all, not Budapest.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
The Cyprus Weekly
Five-year-old Romeo whose 40-year-old mother died of peritonitis in their squalid flat in Larnaca will be transferred to Romania to be placed in the care of the country's welfare services next week.