- Romania: culture minister resigns over opera dispute Updated: Apr-27-16 10:21 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - Romania's culture minister has tendered his resignation amid a bitter dispute at the country's main opera house involving internationally renowned ballerina Alina Cojocaru.
- 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.
- Minister: 100,000 homes in Romania have no gas, electricity Updated: Mar-31-16 10:07 am
BUCHAREST, Romania - Romania's energy minister says there are more than 100,000 households in the country without electricity or gas or access to public transport.