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Donald Trump, compared with Romanian ex-communist ruler Nicolae Ceausescu


British Minister of Foreign Affairs, Boris Johnson compared the US President Donald Trump with Romanian former communist ruler Nicolae Ceausescu. The awkward comparison was made during a meeting in the House of Commons, when the British FM referred to Trump’s ...

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Bucharest neighbourhood features in UK travel hip hang-out ranking

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A neighbourhood in a Romanian city was ranked on an honorable place in a famous travel index in the UK. So, it appears that Bucharest is the Romanian city that has one of the hippest neighbourhoods in Europe, according to ...

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British ambassador Brummell on pardon, prison overcrowding: UK opted for various solutions, such as private prisons

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The UK ambassador in Bucharest Paul Brummell stated that he knows that penitentiaries are overcrowded in Romania , as this issue was also present in Great Britain, but revealed the authorities opted for various solutions, such as “private prisons”. “The ...

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Albanian sent to jail in the UK for a Romanian’s death


An Albanian car wash owner has been jailed for manslaughter in the UK after his Romanian employee was electrocuted while showering in his rat-infested flat. The dead Romanian’s family will get compensations of EUR 23,000 from his former employer, after ...

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Romanian city among The Telegraph’s 13 world destinations easier to visit in 2017


Announcing UK airlines’ new destinations for 2017, The Telegraph also mentioned a Romanian city among them, however not a “traditional touristic one”. “Carriers regularly chop and change the routes they operate, but the new year is the best time to ...

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Ex-Top Gear star Jeremy Clarkson launches new attack against Romanians in the UK

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Controversial British TV star Jeremy Clarkson, former Top Gear host stirred a new scandal in the last episode of the his current show, The Grand Tour, broadcast online on Amazon Prime. Clarkson launched new attack against Romanians when “unveiling a ...

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Do you want to study in the UK? Check the offer at the Education UK Exhibition in Bucharest

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British Council is organizing the fourth edition of the Education UK Exhibition in Bucharest, the only fair in Romania featuring British universities only. The fair is due at Sheraton Bucharest Hotel (5-7 Calea Dorobantilor) on November 26, during 10 a.m. ...

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20% more foreign tourists visited Romania in 2016 compared to last year

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The number of foreign tourists visiting Romania increased by 20% this year compared to 2015. According to the vice-president of the Romanian Tourism Employer Federation, Gheorghe Fodoreanu, the number went up to 1.3 million in 2016. The tourism authorities assess ...

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