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November 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romania’s ruling social-democrat party PSD expelled on November 27 several high ranking members who had voiced discontent over the presidential elections loss in which party leader Victor Ponta, the current […]

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New European Commission to continue monitoring Bulgaria and Romania on judicial reform, fighting corruption

November 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The new European Commission that took office at the beginning of October 2014 intends keeping in place its mechanism of monitoring Bulgaria’s and Ro ...

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5.6 Richter scale earthquake in Romania’s Vrancea felt in northern Bulgaria

November 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

An earthquake of 5.6 on the Richter scale epicentred in Vrancea in south-eastern Romania at 9.15pm on November 22 was felt throughout northern Bulgari ...


Romania constitutional court declares Iohannis president-elect

November 21, 2014, by Alex Bivol

Romania’s constitutional court validated on November 21 the outcome of the presidential elections in the country, officially naming Sibiu mayor ...

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    Romanian PM Ponta concedes presidential election – updated
    November 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta conceded defeat in the presidential run-off to his rival, Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis, late on November 16, about two hours after voting stations closed in Romania. […]

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    Romanian PM Ponta enters presidential run-off as favourite
    November 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta enters the presidential run-off on November 16 as the favourite against his opponent, Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis, after avoiding any major setbacks in two televised […]