Europe

Romania's anti-corruption protests wither away

Romanians grow tired after one and a half years of protesting against corruption with no concrete results.

Romania's anti-corruption protests wither away

Romania

The refugee church in Romania run by a Sudanese pastor

Peter Rong arrived in the Romanian capital as a student. More than 26 years later, he serves as an activist pastor.

Meet the Sudanese pastor of a 'refugee church' in Bucharest

Romania

Romania ruling party chief convicted over fake jobs scandal

Romania's high court sentences Liviu Dragnea to three-and-a-half years in prison over a fake jobs scandal.

Romania ruling party chief convicted over fake jobs scandal

European Union

The hidden costs of coal in Romania

Biggest coal company wants more time to implement EU pollution standards as pressure for energy transition grows.

The hidden costs of coal in Romania

Romania

Romanian president wants PM out over Israel embassy row

Klaus Iohannis says PM didn't consult him before endorsing secret plan to move Romania's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

Romania's president wants PM out over Israel embassy move

Middle East

Romania to 'move Israeli embassy to Jerusalem'

A final embassy relocation decision rests with Romanian President Iohannis, who said he had not been consulted.

Romania to move Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, says ruling party

Romania

Thousands march against corruption in Romania

Tens of thousands brave snow in Bucharest to protest laws that critics say would weaken judicial independence.

Thousands march against corruption in Romania

Europe

Romania: Tens of thousands protest against corruption

Demonstrators brave police and poor weather to protest against law that will make it more difficult to prosecute high-level officials.

Refugees

'Tolerated' in Romania after surviving deadly Black Sea

After travelling to Romania from Turkey via the dangerous Black Sea, refugees and migrants struggle to survive.

Refugees 'tolerated' after crossing deadly Black Sea

Refugees

Refugees drown as boat capsizes in Black Sea

At least 21 dead and several others missing after Romania-bound boat sinks off Turkey's Black Sea coast.

Refugees drown as boat capsizes in Black Sea

Europe

Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

Sudden storm killed eight people in the western city of Timisoara before heading to Ukraine.

Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

Romania

Ex-economy minister appointed as Romania's new PM

Appointment of former economy minister comes days after ruling Social Democrats remove their own government.

Mihai Tudose designated Romania's new prime minister

Europe

Romania's Social Democrats vote own government out

Ruling Romanian party stages vote of no confidence and topples prime minister who has been in office just six months

PM Sorin Grindeanu ousted after no-confidence vote

Europe

Romanian PM refuses to quit after coalition vote

Political future uncertain after ruling Social Democratic Party pulls support for Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu.

Romania: Ruling party tries to sack own government

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Romania: People Power

An insider's view of Romania's fierce fight against corruption and for radical change.