Romania http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/18998/all en Why Romanian arts have gone global http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/arts/110216/why-romanian-arts-have-gone-global <p> Romania&#39;s artistic community has learned to promote itself on the world stage.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/arts/110216/why-romanian-arts-have-gone-global" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts Cannes Film Festival Romania Entertainment Europe Culture & Lifestyle Wed, 16 Feb 2011 21:09:00 +0000 Ginanne Brownell 5624529 at http://www.globalpost.com Could royal honeymoon rumors boost Romanian tourism? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110426/royal-wedding-news-honeymoon-viscri-romania <p> The village, in the dead center of Romania, lacks the fame of other possible royal honeymoon destinations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110426/royal-wedding-news-honeymoon-viscri-romania" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British Royal Wedding 2011 Romania Travel/Tourism Europe United Kingdom Wed, 27 Apr 2011 10:03:30 +0000 Phil Cain 5640372 at http://www.globalpost.com Bucharest's looming dog slaughter http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110429/bucharest-romania-stray-dogs <p> BUCHAREST &mdash; Walk down any residential street in Romania&rsquo;s capital and you are likely to encounter a member of Bucharest&rsquo;s canine population &mdash; if not a whole pack of them.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110429/bucharest-romania-stray-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Romania Wildlife News Europe Sun, 01 May 2011 12:03:54 +0000 Ruby Russell 5641172 at http://www.globalpost.com North Korea: Is the end of Kim Jong Il the only hope? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/south-korea/110609/north-korea-kim-jong-il <p> NAGANO, Japan &mdash; Why not just come out and say it? All regional players would benefit from Kim Jong Il&#39;s removal.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/south-korea/110609/north-korea-kim-jong-il" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kim Jong Il Nicolae Ceaucescu North Korea Romania World Leaders Conflict Zones Emerging Markets Europe Global Economy South Korea Fri, 10 Jun 2011 10:34:00 +0000 Bradley K. Martin 5650187 at http://www.globalpost.com Romanian riots continue for 4th day http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120115/romanian-riots-continue-4th-day <p> &nbsp;Police responded with tear gas and flares after rioters threw stones and fireballs. One man was briefly set on fire during the clash.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120115/romanian-riots-continue-4th-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> bucharest Raed Arafat riots Romania Traian Basescu Europe Politics Mon, 16 Jan 2012 00:33:00 +0000 David Trifunov 5687493 at http://www.globalpost.com Romanian PM warns protesters to stop violent protests http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120116/romanian-pm-warns-protesters-stop-violent-protests <p> Riot police began using tear gas against protesters, who were throwing bricks, smashing windows and setting fire to newspaper stands and trash cans in central Bucharest.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120116/romanian-pm-warns-protesters-stop-violent-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Romania Conflict Zones Europe Politics Mon, 16 Jan 2012 18:41:00 +0000 Lillian Rizzo 5687594 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy: Is Bucharest, Romania, Next? (PHOTOS) http://www.globalpost.com/internal/gallery/5688901 <p> BUCHAREST &mdash; Fed up with austerity and corruption, Romanians take to the streets to call for fresh elections.&nbsp;</p> bucharest Romania Europe Thu, 26 Jan 2012 11:27:14 +0000 Jodi Hilton 5688901 at http://www.globalpost.com Freezing weather kills more than 60 in eastern Europe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120131/freezing-weather-60-killed-eastern-europe <br /> Temperatures have fallen as low as -33 degrees Celsius in parts of Ukraine, -31 in Bosnia and -30 in Poland, Romania and Bulgaria.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120131/freezing-weather-60-killed-eastern-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Bulgaria Romania Serbia Slovakia Ukraine Europe Germany Poland Tue, 31 Jan 2012 18:18:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5689708 at http://www.globalpost.com Death toll in Eastern Europe rises as big freeze continues http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/death-toll-eastern-european-rises-big-freeze-continues <p> &ldquo;We are barely coping,&quot; says Bosnian villager, Radenka Jeftovic</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/death-toll-eastern-european-rises-big-freeze-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Bulgaria Europe Hungary Romania Serbia Ukraine Europe Poland Thu, 02 Feb 2012 10:08:00 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5690012 at http://www.globalpost.com Emil Boc, Romanian prime minister, resigns over anti-austerity protests http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120206/emil-boc-romanian-prime-minister-resigns-austerity-protests "It is the moment for important political decisions," said Prime Minister Emil Boc.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120206/emil-boc-romanian-prime-minister-resigns-austerity-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> European Debt Crisis Romania World Leaders Debt Crisis Europe Politics Mon, 06 Feb 2012 09:42:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5690504 at http://www.globalpost.com Europe’s crisis claims another victim: Romanian PM falls http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120206/europe-euro-crisis-claims-another-victim-romanian-pm-emil-boc Brussels — IMF says bailout deal not affected by resignation of prime minister who pushed through wage cuts, tax hikes.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120206/europe-euro-crisis-claims-another-victim-romanian-pm-emil-boc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IMF Romania Europe Global Economy Mon, 06 Feb 2012 21:12:58 +0000 Paul Ames 5690595 at http://www.globalpost.com Traian Basescu, Romania's president, faces impeachment vote http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120729/traian-basescu-romanias-president-impeachment-vote The referendum was organized by Prime Minister’s Victor Ponta’s leftist Social Liberal Union (USL) government, which assumed power in May, Bloomberg Businessweek reported. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120729/traian-basescu-romanias-president-impeachment-vote" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Romania Elections Europe Sun, 29 Jul 2012 19:24:45 +0000 News Desk 5714031 at http://www.globalpost.com Romania president not impeached after low voter turnout http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/politics/world-leaders/120730/romania-president-not-impeached-after-low-voter-turnout The president had urged his supporters to boycott the polls, and said, "The best help today is to stay home."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/politics/world-leaders/120730/romania-president-not-impeached-after-low-voter-turnout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Romania World Leaders Elections Mon, 30 Jul 2012 15:21:24 +0000 Jill Langlois 5714130 at http://www.globalpost.com Romania power struggle drags on http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120807/romania-power-struggle-impeachment-referendum-democracy-erosion-eu <p><span style="line-height: 20px; ">BRUSSELS &mdash; A battle over this month&#39;s referendum to remove President Traian Basescu is prompting fears </span>Europe&#39;s economic crisis is exacerbating political instability along the EU&#39;s eastern edges.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120807/romania-power-struggle-impeachment-referendum-democracy-erosion-eu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Romania World Leaders Elections Europe Wed, 08 Aug 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Paul Ames 5715338 at http://www.globalpost.com Romania arrests 3 in Rotterdam art heist http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130122/romania-arrests-3-rotterdam-art-heist "Three people have been arrested, but unfortunately we have not got back the paintings," Rotterdam police spokeswoman Yvette van den Heerik told the Associated Press.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130122/romania-arrests-3-rotterdam-art-heist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Netherlands Romania Europe Culture & Lifestyle Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:47:55 +0000 Jill Langlois 5737961 at http://www.globalpost.com