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Christmas in Romania: Beyond ancient, folk traditions, it is a time of giving, sharing and quality time with the beloved ones

Although having different cultural roots, traditions and customs, Romanian regions are all sharing the same spiritual and sacred values on Christmas. Celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, Romanians also pay tribute to such concepts as family, love, generosity, turning to ...

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Christmas shopping craze : How Romanians prepare for Christmas

Christmas time is not just family reunions and decorating the Christmas tree. The last few weeks of the year are also a big burden on our home budget since we have to accommodate additional expenses, such as Christmas gifts, food ...

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Romanians think they are superior to other nations, study says

Most of the Romanians consider they are superior to other nations and would not accept a Muslim or a Jew be part of their family. Romanian think that being a Christian is an important element of the national identity, according ...

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Constitutional Court confirms: referendum to redefine family is not valid

Constitutional Court has confirmed on Thursday that the referendum for family, to redefine marriage that took place two weeks ago cannot be valid. The referendum has not met the necessary 30% turnout threshold. On Wednesday the constitutional judges had rejected ...

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US Ambassador Klemm: The referendum’s outcome is the people’s manifestation in favour of tolerance

US Ambassador, Hans Klemm, has said on Thursday, answering to a question addressed by journalists, that the result of the referendum on redefining the family in the Constitution is the people’s manifestation in favour of tolerance. During a visit paid ...

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Dragnea’s stance on the referendum turnout, on BOR’s accusations. PSD chair advances idea of no threshold for referendum

In a first stance about the referendum’s outcome, the chairman of the ruling party, Liviu Dragnea says there will be no analysis within the party on the referendum, claiming the campaign had not been assumed by the party. However, he ...

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S&D group in the EP welcomes family referendum’s result

Leading S&D MEPs have welcomed the fact that the referendum to change the definition of marriage in the Romanian constitution failed to gain the necessary support to pass. The referendum was on changing the definition from the neutral ‘spouses’ to ...

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Liberal chairman Ludovic Orban is accused from inside the party that he is leading it to a wrong direction, takes tough stand against his opponents

Ludovic Orban is accused from inside the National Liberal Party (PNL) that he is taking the party in a wrong direction, after he had voted in the referendum for the revision of the Constitution and had declared his support for ...

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