Romanian president seeks prime minister's resignation over Israel embassy row
Romania's President Klaus Iohannis called Friday for the resignation of Prime Minister Viorica Dancila amid a row sparked by the possible move of the country's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
Romanian health workers protest over cuts to income
Thousands of Romanian healthcare workers from across the country protested in the capital Bucharest Thursday against recent cuts to their income.
Halep to face Wozniacki for title, Cilic through to final
Simona Halep of Romania defeated the 2016 champion Angelique Kerber, 6/3; 4/6; 9/7 and will face the second seed Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, who defeated Elise Mertens of Belgium 6/3; 7/6(2) in the finals on Sunday. In the men’s title chase, Marin Cilic of Croatia defeated Kyle Edmund of Great Britain 6/2; 7/6; 6/2 After…
Romanians say sorry to stood-up Japan prime minister
Embarrassed Romanians took to social media on Wednesday to apologise to Japan's prime minister after a political crisis left him with no counterpart to meet on a historic visit.
Romania stops Black Sea boats carrying 200 migrants
Romania's coastguard has intercepted two fishing boats in the Black Sea that had more than 200 migrants onboard, border police said Saturday.
Romania president names new prime minister
Romanian President Klaus Iohannis on Friday named social-democrat Sorin Grindeanu as the nation's new prime minister, bringing to a close weeks of uncertainty since the left won a parliamentary vote on December 11.
Romanian president rejects left's PM candidate
Romania's president on Tuesday rejected the left-wing Social Democrats' candidate for prime minister, Sevil Shhaideh, who would have been the EU's country first female and Muslim premier.
Payet hails France’s defence after clean-slate in group stage
Dimitri Payet has hailed France’s “new level” of defence as the Euro 2016 hosts moved into the round of 16 of the competition.
Rome elects first woman mayor
After two and a half millennia of being ruled by men, Rome will wake up on Monday under new management.