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Legally corrupt: Romanian politicians chase 'super-immunity'
The effort of an anti-corruption protest movement has been undermined by a draft law to grant immunity to politicians
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 12:47 GMT
Stopping Europe's biggest gold mine
After ten weeks of nationwide protests, Romanian senators rejected bill to open the mega-mine.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 07:01 GMT
China cosying up to Eastern Europe
First high-level visit to Romania in two decades highlights Beijing's effort to tap into Eastern Europe.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2013 09:50 GMT
Anti-austerity coalition wins Romania polls
PM Victor Ponta's ruling centre-left alliance wins up to 60 per cent of votes in Sunday's parliamentary polls.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2012 14:51 GMT
Romania: Lifting the Lid
We investigate whether the much-feared communist-era Securitate still controls the country from the shadows.
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Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 12:53 GMT
Romanian court rules impeachment vote invalid
Constitutional court rejects bid to impeach President Traian Basescu after majority failed to vote in referendum.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 15:14 GMT
Romanian president survives impeachment bid
In a controversial vote, the country's ruling coalition failed to muster enough support to oust an unpopular leader.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 17:05 GMT
Romanian leader survives referendum
Traian Basescu survives an impeachment vote, as the turnout falls below the required 50 per cent.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 07:32 GMT
Romania president says impeachment bid fails
Suspended President Basescu claims voters rejected referendum by not turning out in high enough numbers to impeach him.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 21:45 GMT
Romania to decide fate of suspended president
Opinion polls show two-thirds of Romanians expected to vote in favour of impeaching President Traian Basescu.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 15:52 GMT
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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