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Couple build 'fairytale' castle in Transylvania

Wednesday, July 20th 2016, 10:40

Pair build eco-castle in Romania's Carpathian mountains using only natural materials.
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Perfect 10

Tuesday, July 19th 2016, 23:34

In July 1976, Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci won gold at the Montreal Olympics
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After Brexit

Tuesday, July 5th 2016, 23:05
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The Romanian community in the UK has been growing dramatically, so the Brexit vote has created anxiety among many living in London.
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Albania keep hopes alive with 1-0 win over Romania

Sunday, June 19th 2016, 21:26

Albania record their first major tournament win with victory over Romania that gives them hope of reaching the Euro 2016 last 16.
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Romania's 'left-behind' children

Thursday, June 16th 2016, 0:01
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles

The Victoria Derbyshire programme meets some of the 350,000 left-behind children in Romania - economic orphans with parents working abroad.
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Euro 2016: Dramatic late win for France

Friday, June 10th 2016, 21:36
related countries: France France

Dimitri Payet scores a stunning late winner to give hosts France a 2-1 victory over Romania in the first game of Euro 2016.
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Euro 2016: France kick off tournament amid security, strike and weather fears

Friday, June 10th 2016, 16:27
related countries: France France

Euro 2016 kicks off on Friday when hosts France face Group A opponents Romania at the Stade de France, amid unprecedented security.
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Three mayoral hopefuls share same name

Friday, June 3rd 2016, 15:42

Voters in one Romanian town will choose between three mayoral candidates called Vasile Cepoi.
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US activates missile shield in Romania

Thursday, May 12th 2016, 16:04
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

The US formally activates its land-based missile defence station in Romania, which will form part of America's controversial European shield.
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Russia says US missiles breach treaty

Wednesday, May 11th 2016, 17:45
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Russia warns the US that activation of a European missile defence shield in Romania will violate a treaty on nuclear forces.
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Cameroon's Ekeng dies after collapse

Saturday, May 7th 2016, 9:33
related countries: Cameroon Cameroon

Dinamo Bucharest and Cameroon midfielder Patrick Ekeng dies of a suspected heart attack after collapsing on the pitch.
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Romania sells ex-dictator's luxuries

Friday, April 8th 2016, 17:25

Romania sells off more luxuries from the vast collection of communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife, executed in 1989.
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VIDEO: Growing up in a Romanian orphanage

Tuesday, April 5th 2016, 23:01

Izidor Ruckel was one of thousands of children found living in terrible conditions in Romanian orphanages after the collapse of the Communist government.
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Romania jails labour camp chief

Wednesday, March 30th 2016, 16:06

A Romanian ex-prison commander is jailed for 20 years for crimes against humanity at a communist-era jail where 103 political prisoners died.
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Ceausescu's mansion opens to visitors

Friday, March 11th 2016, 14:42

Deposed Romanian president's "Spring Palace" to reveal its secrets
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Romania amends 'get out early' jail law

Tuesday, January 12th 2016, 22:41

Romania says it is changing a controversial law that has allowed prisoners to reduce their sentences by writing books.
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Romania fire victims flown to UK

Sunday, November 8th 2015, 22:02
related countries: Norway Norway, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Bucharest

Twelve victims of the Bucharest nightclub fire are flown by Nato to hospitals in the UK and Norway, as the death toll rises to 45.
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Romania fire claims nine more lives

Saturday, November 7th 2015, 23:06

Nine more people die of their injuries after last week's fire at a Romanian nightclub, bringing the number of deaths to 41, officials say.
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