Sharapova beats Halep in hard-fought French Open finalMaria Sharapova won her second French Open title after beating Simona Halep of Romania, 6-4, 6-7, 6-4, on Saturday in a hard-fought final.
Liveblog: Sharapova vs Halep in French Open finalIt's a hot heavy day in Paris as Maria Sharapova, the experienced Russian veteran, takes on Simona Halep, a Romanian who is the new kid on the tennis block.
Halep, Sharapova offer sharp contrast in French Open finalThe women's final at the French Open on Saturday matches one of the most recognisable stars of the game, Russia's Maria Sharapova, against a woman who had never made it p...
Romania strengthens military cooperation with the USThe US decision to send more Marines to Romania dates back to late last year. But now, joint military exercises between the two countries have a more urgent feel with Russian troop...
Migrant workers: The end of free movement in the EU?Is it time for the EU to review how it handles the free movement of people? The UK recently stirred up a debate on changing European laws on labour migration. The British governmen...
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The World This Week - January 3rd, 2014Hordes of Romanians and Bulgarians may have failed to materialize when EU borders opened on January 1st, yet politicians in Britain and Germany are still revving up the rhetoric ah...
Unwelcome in Europe? Borders open to Romania, Bulgaria (part 2)The citizens of Romania and Bulgaria are now free to come as they please inside the European Union. That includes Britain, where many conservatives are resisting what they fear is...
Unwelcome in Europe? Borders open to Romania, BulgariaThe citizens of Romania and Bulgaria are now free to come as they please inside the European Union. That includes Britain, where many conservatives are resisting what they fear is...
Romania: On the fringe of EuropeIt’s been seven years since Romania joined the European Union. But the country is not yet part of The Schengen Area - the border-free zone that enables passport-free movement betwe...
Romania in the EU: A work in progress? (part 2)Communist kitsch or architectural prowess? We visit Bucharest's gigantic Palace of the Parliament. Also, our reporters ask why plans by a Canadian company to extract an estima...
Romania in the EU: A work in progress?Six years after joining the EU, Romania remains the bloc's second-poorest member. Our reporters travel the country to find out why only 15% of European funds earmarked for Rom...
Moldovans look to historic ties to build their futureThe European Union Eastern Partnership Summit kicks off today in Lithuania. It's a big day for the tiny Republic of Moldova, which is set to sign a free trade deal and partner...