Politics

Romania's justice minister quits as protests continue

Florin Iordache, co-architect of controversial corruption measure that set off rallies, resigns citing 'public opinion'.

Politics

Romania government survives no-confidence vote

Motion follows biggest protests in decades against decree that would have decriminalised some corruption offences.

Protests

Romania protests: Voices from the street

Thousands demonstrating even after government repealed a decree that would have spared corrupt officials from jail.

Europe

Romania's gift of hope to the world

Romania's protests last week showed that its civic activism is mature enough to tackle severe abuses of power.

by Claudia Ciobanu

Politics

Romania government 'will not quit' despite mass rallies

Protesters vow to keep pressuring Romanian government, but ruling coalition head says prime minister has full support.

Politics

Romania Protests: A family's fight

A day in the life of a Romanian family who are taking to the streets each night for the future of their children.

Europe

Romanian government under pressure as 500,000 protest

Mass rallies persist nationwide despite scrapping of contentious decree that decriminalised some corruption offences.

Europe

Romania protests continue against government 'thieves'

Romanians turn out for more protests despite a government promise to repeal legislation that decriminalised corruption.

Politics

Romania to scrap corruption decree after mass protests

Romanian government backs down on controversial plan to relax anti-graft laws following biggest rallies in decades.

Europe

Romanians ramp up protests against corruption decree

Demonstrators take to the streets as ombudsman challenges amendment that would decriminalise minor graft offences.

Inside Story

Why is Romania suddenly in turmoil?

Romania has seen the largest protests since 1989 after a government decree decriminalising corruption.

Europe

Protests hit Romania for third day as PM defends decree

Hundreds of thousands rally as Sorin Grindeanu says government to 'press ahead' with decree decriminalising corruption.

Europe

Romanian minister resigns after anti-graft protests

Florin Jianu quits after 250,000 Romanians join rallies in towns and cities calling on the government to resign.

Politics

Protests surge as Romania decriminalises corruption

Hundreds of thousands decry measures that decriminalise graft offences as judicial watchdog announces court challenge.

Europe

Biggest protests in decades hit Romania over corruption

Hundreds of thousands decry measures that decriminalise graft offences as judicial watchdog announces court challenge.