France beat Romania 2-1 in nail-biting Euro 2016 openerDimitri Payet's stunning 25 metre strike a minute from time got hosts France off to a winning start at Euro 2016 on Friday as they beat Romania 2-1.
Euro 2016: Just how cushy is France’s group?The French hosts kick off their Euro 2016 campaign on Friday against Romania, before taking on newcomers Albania and Switzerland. We take a look at the teams' strengths and…
Mungiu eyes second Palme d’Or as Dolan nightmare bafflesXavier Dolan devotees lament his first Cannes slip-up in the star-studded “It’s Only the End of the World”, while Cristian Mungiu continues Romania’s strong showing with a shrewd…
Probe launched into death of footballer Patrick EkengProsecutors are investigating the sudden death of Dinamo Bucharest and Cameroon midfielder Patrick Ekeng after he collapsed during a match in the Romanian capital.
Cameroon footballer Ekeng dies during matchCameroon international Patrick Ekeng has died after collapsing on the pitch playing a first division match on Friday with his Romanian side Dinamo Bucharest.
THE WORLD THIS WEEK
Bomb on board: Russia deals with Metrojet disaster (part 1)The World this Week looks at the week's important stories: did terrorism play a key role in the crash of the Russian airline Metrojet's plane in the Sinai? Also, we look at…
Romanian PM quits after nightclub fire protestsRomanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta quit on Wednesday in a surprise move that will probably produce a new cabinet led by a technocrat, after street protesters demanded…
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Thousands march as death toll in Romania disco fire risesThousands of people marched in central Bucharest on Sunday to honour the victims of a weekend disco fire as the death toll from the tragedy climbed to 30.
Dozens killed, scores injured in Romanian nightclub fireA fire and explosion in a Bucharest nightclub killed 27 people and injured 155 during a rock concert that featured fireworks late on Friday, Romanian government officials and…
Romanian PM charged in corruption investigationRomania’s Prime Minister Victor Ponta was charged on Monday with forging documents and serving as an accessory to tax evasion and money laundering, further tarnishing the…
Monica Macovei, Former Romanian justice ministerWill the surprise victory of Klaus Iohannis in Romania's presidential election bring change to the EU’s second-poorest country? An ethnic German mayor described as a no-nonsense…