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  1. Land of wonders, home of DraculaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Coast Reporter

    Our trip started with the new Pacific Ferries 6:20 a.m. sailing to Coal Harbour. Including the stop in Horseshoe Bay, the trip took just over an hour.


  2. Lifting Roma voices: Europe's first Roma culture centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Roma artist Sead Kazanxhiu walked to Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama's office and placed 2,500 miniature pastel houses outside. crafted plaster homes were part of a protest meant to express Kazanxhiu's frustration that 60 Roma families in the Albanian capital of Tirana had been displaced one year prior and still lacked durable, permanent housing.


  3. Duo brings Balkan music to Village HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    Eva Salina and Peter Stan will perform Balkan music at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at the Village Homes Community Center. Deborah Feingold/Courtesy photo Eva Salina, a renowned singer of Balkan music, and Peter Stan, a Romani accordion player originally from Serbia, will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at the Village Homes Community Center, 2661 Portage Bay Ave. East in Davis.


  4. Longest via ferrata route in Romania opens in Neamt county after EUR 20,000 investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 |

    The longest via ferrata route in Romania opened at the end of last week in Bicaz Chei commune in Neamt county, in the Cheile Sugaului-Munticelu Nature Reserve, after a total investment of some EUR 20,000. Via Ferrata Astragalus, the new route inaugurated by Romanian mountain climber Constantin Lacatusu, offers a unique mix between rock climbing and alpine hiking, accessible to the general public.


  5. [Opinion] EU Commission must deliver justice for Italy's RomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | EUobserver

    Fast-talking, energetic and keen to learn, Clelia, whose name was changed to protect her identity, has much in common with hundreds of thousands of other 15-year-old girls in Italy. However, one staggering difference sets her apart: Clelia is currently too scared to go to school because she fears her home might be bulldozed by the time she returns.


  6. Canadian PM Trudeau sends congratulations message on Romanian Blouse DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 |

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has sent a congratulatory message to the Association of Moldovans in Ottawa- Gatineau on the occasion of the Romanian Blouse Da y, reported. "Renowned for its colorful patterns and intricate, hand-made embroideries, the Romanian blouse is worn proudly on this day as a symbol of the Romanian identity," Trudeau said in his message.


  7. Trump: Yes, I'm committed to NATO common-defense clauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Hot Air

    The media made quite a big deal about Donald Trump's decision to strike an endorsement of NATO's Article 5 from his maiden speech in Brussels - and rightfully so . Will they cover the recovery? In response to a question at a joint press conference with Romanian president Klaus Iohannis in the Rose Garden, Trump affirmed "absolutely" that the US remains fully committed to the common-defense clause: REUTERS: LIVE: Trump says committing U.S. to Article 5 of NATO agreement calling for mutual defense.


  8. SOCAR to expand network of filling stations in RomaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR is willing to inaugurate 4 more filling stations in Romania till the end of the year, said Hamza Karimov, CEO of SOCAR Petroleum SA. Currently, 36 SOCAR filling stations operate in 17 regions of Romania.


  9. PM Grindeanu: Romania and Estonia have similar visions regarding EU's futureRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Nine O'Clock

    Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu stated on Wednesday, at the end of the meeting with his Estonian counterpart, Juri Ratas, on an official visit to our country, that Romania and Estonia have similar visions and uphold the importance of consensus and inclusiveness in the thinking process related to the European Union's future. In the context of Estonia's takeover of the presidency of the EU Council in the second half of this year, the head of the Bucharest Executive expressed Romania's support "for the ambitious agenda of the Estonian presidency."


  10. ANOFM: Over 97,000 people hired in first four months of 2017Read the original story

    May 23, 2017 | Nine O'Clock

    Over 97,000 people were hired in the first 4 months of 2017 through the National Employment Agency , according to the institution's release sent to Agerpres on Tuesday. Out of the total number of persons employed, a number of 34,005 are older than 45 , 26,291 are aged between 35 and 47, 22,724 are in the 25-35 age bracket and 14,759 are youngsters under 25 , according to the release.


  11. Painting by Romanian surrealist sells for USD 200,000 in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 |

    The painting Nepotopen , a work of Romania-born surrealist painter Victor Brauner, sold this week for USD 200,000 at Christie's in New York. The painting, dating from 1945, had an initial estimate of USD 100,000 - USD 150,000.


  12. U.S. and Israeli Experts Share Best Practices to Improve Romania Irrigation InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Nine O'Clock

    On the occasion of the Romanian Government's launch of a one billion euro Rehabilitation of the Primary Irrigation Infrastructure program, the Embassies of the United States and the State of Israel joined the Romanian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in a seminar concerning "Irrigation Rehabilitation and Agribusiness Opportunities in Romania". "This undertaking recognizes that improved irrigation infrastructure will improve the lives of millions of Romanians working in Romania's agricultural sector," a press release of the U.S. Embassy informs.


  13. Former Piatra-Neamt mayor gets eight-year prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 |

    Former Piatra-Neamt mayor and PDL leader Gheorghe Stefan received a court sentence of eight years and two months in prison in a criminal case involving the Romanian Post, where Stefan is charged with influence peddling, money laundering and abuse of office. At the beginning of January this year, Stefan was sentenced to three years in prison in another case on illegally obtaining money for his party.


  14. Armenians disinclined to accept Jews, Muslims as family members: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Groong

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Roughly a quarter in Armenia say they would be willing to accept Jews as family members, a new study by Pew Research Center shows. Respondents across 18 countries in Central and Eastern Europe were asked whether they would be willing to accept Jews, Muslims and Roma as citizens of their country, neighbors and family.


  15. How many Romanians believe in God, heaven and hell?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 |

    Although the Romanians have become less religious in recent decades, 95% of them say they believe in God, this being one of the highest rates in the region, according to a study by Pew Research Center. However, fewer respondents said they believe in heaven or hell.


  16. British newspaper The Telegraph lists 18 fascinating facts about RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 |

    A journalist from the British daily The Telegraph has drawn up a list of 18 fascinating things people don't know about Romania, such as the fact that Bucharest hosts the world's heaviest building , but also one of the prettiest bookshops in the world . High altitude mountain road Transfagarasan, about which former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson said that it's the best driving road in the world, is also on the list, as well as the Arch of Triumph in Bucharest, the strange Merry Cemetery in Sapanta, the Hollywood-like signs in Brasov and Rasnov, and the spectacular churches in northern Moldova and Maramures.


  17. Irina Luchina v. Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | FindLaw

    Irina Luchina, a native and citizen of Moldova, petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals's dismissal of her appeal of the Immigration Judge's denial of her application for withholding of removal pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act . Before the IJ, Luchina contended that, because of her Romani ethnicity, she had been persecuted in the past while living in Moldova and, if returned, she would be persecuted again.


  18. Roma say they're being barred from flights to CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    The federal government denies it's behind the problems faced by Roma travellers, saying it's up to airlines to decide who boards flights to Canada. Gina Csanyi-Robah, of the Canadian Romani Alliance, says stopping travellers from boarding flights from overseas is a "big way to stop refugees from coming" to Canada.


  19. Still up for a holiday in the age of Brexit and terrorism? Try the...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    Still up for a holiday in the age of Brexit and terrorism? Try the new Caribbeans, Galicia, or Moldova, the least-visited country in Europe. The holiday map of the world is changing.


  20. Economy Ministers from Romania and Republic of Moldova met in PloiestiRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Nine O'Clock

    Organizing the exhibition "Made in Moldova" in Ploiesti, at the end of April, attended , besides other officials, by the Vice PM of the Republic of Moldova, Octavian Calmic - the Economy Minister, also occasioned his meeting with his Romanian counterpart, Economy Minister Mihai Tudose. On April 27, 2017, when the exhibition "Made in Moldova" officially opened in Prahova, Ploiesti, the Economy Minister and Vice PM of the Republic of Moldova, Octavian Calmic, also met the Romanian Economy Minister, Mihai Tudose.