Singer Killed By Train While Live-streaming Himself To His Followers
A Romanian singer was hit and killed by a train while live-streaming himself to his followers as he listened to loud music in his car in the city of Ploiesti, in Romania's Prahova County. 29-year-old Tavy Pustiu was bopping to pop-folk 'manele' music with his wife behind the wheel when a train smashed into the passenger…
Masks compulsory in Romania when virus lockdown ends
Romania will make wearing masks in public transport and other enclosed public spaces compulsory from May 15 when a lockdown imposed to stop the new coronavirus's spread is lifted, its president said Wednesday.
Ten newborns contract virus at Romanian hospital
A Romanian maternity unit was being investigated on Tuesday after 10 newborns tested positive for the novel coronavirus, with the suspicion they contracted the virus from healthcare staff.
Romania health minister resigns as country struggles to stem virus
Romania's Health Minister Victor Costache resigned on Thursday following criticism of the government over its handling of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Romania halts sheep rescue from capsized ship
Five days of efforts to pull sheep from a capsized ship saved 254 of the animals, but the operation ended with the death of many thousands more, rescue services said Saturday.
Romania presidential hopefuls court crucial emigrant vote
With a religious icon pinned to a wall, washing hung out to dry, and a table and two chairs standing on a terrace, Paraiesti looks like almost any other village in rural Romania -- at least at first glance.
Romania government faces collapse in no-confidence vote
Romania's beleaguered left-wing government risks collapse in a no-confidence vote Thursday, just weeks before a presidential election and amid controversy over the country's nominee for EU commissioner.
Romania mulls excluding Huawei from its 5G network
Bucharest could exclude Chinese giant Huawei from its future 5G network, according to a joint statement signed by the Romanian and US presidents and published on Wednesday.