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That was the month that was – June

Well she finally went and did it, Simona Halep has won her first Grand Slam, by beating Sloane Stephens in the final of Roland Garros. She had often been labelled as the only women's number one that had not won...

The Heat is On

  By Dean Edgar Hard to imagine that just over two months ago, we were climbing mountains of snow, slip sliding our way to work, then came May the 1st and summer hit us slap bang in the chops! Being ...

The New Pension Bomb

By Clare Nuttall in Bucharest   It must have been every civil servant’s worst nightmare; publishing a document on a ministry website that gave unwelcome insights into the Romanian government’s intent...

The Month That Was – May

By Dean Edgar   And so it continues, the ongoing battle between Klaus Iohannis and Liviu Dragnea, with the latter seeming to have the upper hand. The CCR (Constitutional Court) has decided that after bei...

HE Prince Charles is back at Viscri

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales visited the Foundation that carries his name in the village of Viscri on Thursday, a house since 1700, where he met with small farmers and craftsmen from Romania, discussi...

TIFF – Film Festival in Cluj – on until June 3

TIFF the first and the largest international feature film festival in Romania started a few days ago and will continue until June 3rd. The opening gala screened the film Foxtrot, a highly disputed, still bra...

That was the month that was–April

By Dean Edgar   The ongoing runaway steamroller that is the PSD’s attempt to change the criminal law shows no sign of being stopped, despite the best endeavours of one person, the de facto oppositio...