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  1. Now Romania Sets Its Sights On Becoming Tech Start-up Capital Of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Forbes.com

    I'm fascinated by entrepreneurs, which is why I've spent almost twenty years writing about them and their businesses, across all sectors; how they innovate, problem solve, disrupt, and drive growth, among many other things. When I'm not covering the business start up scene, I'm writing about business management, talent, social enterprise, business education, finance, franchising for the British national press, including The Guardian and The Times, and leading business and finance journals and periodicals such as Director, Economia and Edge, as well as their online media channels.

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  2. Newcastle Falcons' European Rugby Challenge Cup dates confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Chronicle Live

    Newcastle Falcons' European Challenge Cup quarter-final prospects will become clearer after the televised visit of Newport Gwent Dragons on Saturday January 17. The BT Sport cameras will be in attendance for a 3.15pm kick-off at Kingston Park, the Welsh side currently one point ahead of the Falcons at the top of Pool C after four of the six group games. Newcastle then end their round-robin campaign in Romania on Saturday January 24 with a 5pm local time kick-off against Bucharest Wolves.

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  3. The day we lost our homesRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Amnesty International

    "In these last four years we have fought relentlessly for our rights." Claudia Linda Zsiga and her son.

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  4. Over 1,500 events in Cluj Napoca, as part of the program European Capital of Youth 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Nine O'Clock

    Over 1,500 events - some of them in premiere, such as an electronic games festival and an European Championship of Orientation for Youth, some of them already notorious, such as TIFF, Timaf and Jazz in the Park, will take place in Cluj Napoca, as part of the program European Capital of Youth 2015. Vlad Pop, President of the SHARE Federation, organizer of the project , Cluj-Napoca - European Capital of Youth 2015, declared on Thursday evening, at "Florin Piersic" Cinema Hall, at the presentation of the agenda of next year, that cultural, artistic, educational, professional, sport, ecumenical, entrepreneurial and charity events will be organized next year, as part of this program, the Mediafax correspondent reports.

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  5. UDMR quits the Gov't, Hunor says party should keep two non-political positions in the CabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Nine O'Clock

    The Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania has unanimously decided on Saturday to quit the Government following the Union Representatives Council recommendation to exit from Ponta 3 Gov't.The proposal to quit the Gov't was made on November 27 by the Permanent Council of the party gathered in Cluj Napoca.The CRU's vote ended more than three hours of debates focused on exiting from the Gov't. "We took the decision to quit the Government, following the CRU's overwhelmingly voted recommendation.

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  6. Barrow teachers' emotional journey to deliver hope to deprived Romanian childrenRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | North-West Evening Mail

    TWO Barrow teachers have spoken of their "mind-blowing" experiences in Romania after hand-delivering gift-filled shoeboxes to hundreds of children living in poverty. Caroline Hoggarth, headteacher of Greengate Infant School, and Caroline Vernon, headteacher of Victoria Junior School, both in Barrow, visited villages and towns in the east of the country.

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  7. Most important transaction on banking market: Banca Transilvania (BT) buys Volksbank RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Nine O'Clock

    The information which appeared on the financial-banking market in early November has been confirmed: Banca Transilvania has fully bought Oesterreichische Volksbanken AG Romania. The operation is part of BT's policy of consolidating on the local market, a market on which it was on third place until now.

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  8. Steaua Bucharest referred to as 'hosts' after being stripped of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Mail

    Steaua Bucharest were simply referred to as 'hosts' during Sunday's Romanian league clash against CSMS Iasi after losing a legal battle over their trademark. Deprived of their name, colours and badge on a surreal night of football, the Romanian champions scored in the fifth minute of injury time to beat their opponents 1-0.

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  9. 'Life is pretty good here for IT people': Where techies earn five times the average salaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | ZDNet

    Software engineers have seen their paycheck rapidly increase over the past decade. Will the country maintain its advantage as an outsourcing location? When you look at the numbers, a software engineer in Romania makes as much as a van driver does in the UK.

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  10. Brevard Symphony Orchestra Performs Tonight at King Center for the Performing ArtsRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Brevard Symphony Orchestra takes flight with two colorful Russian ballet scores when the Orchestra presents its second subscription concert of the season at the King Center for the Performing Arts tonight, November 22, 2014. This mesmerizing program will feature the beauty and poignancy of Pytor Illyich Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite and followed by the magical sounds of Igor Stravinsky 's first masterpiece - The Firebird Suite.

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  11. Iohannis Romps in Romania; Those Armed Armenians Are No - Flashmob'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Transitions Online

    Plus, Ukraine's president orders an end to state funding for rebel areas, and it's back to the future for Kazakhstan's leader. Klaus Iohannis scored a stunning upset by beating Prime Minister Victor Ponta for the presidency of Romania, overcoming a 10-point poll deficit heading into a second-round election that was preceded by anti-government protests.

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  12. Romania's prime minister defeated in presidential runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Boston.com

    Sibiu Mayor Klaus Iohannis won a close presidential runoff election Sunday on a promise to fight rampant government corruption, according to exit polls. He will replace President Traian Basescu, who is stepping down after 10 years.

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  13. Who Is Who: Klaus Iohannis, the New President of RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Sofia News Agency

    Presidential candidate Klaus Iohannis, Romania's new President, is seen here after first exit-poll figures were officially announced, in Bucharest, Romania, November 16 2014. Photo by EPA/BGNES Klaus Werner Iohannis, often described as a rare "gentleman" in Romania's politics which is often marked by brawls and infighting, is the winner of Romania's 2014 presidential run-off .

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  14. Exit polls: Romania presidential runoff very closeRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | WTVC

    Eds: Thousands mass outside government offices waving "revolution style" flags with center ripped out. expected Monday.

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  15. Romanian premier concedes defeat in electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ROMANIAN prime minister Victor Ponta last night conceded defeat to opposition candidate Klaus Iohannis following a day dominated by protests at the government's handling of the country's presidential election. Groups protesting at claims that voters living abroad had been prevented from casting their ballots took to the streets in Romania's major cities after polling stations closed last night.

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  16. Resolving Conflicts in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Switched

    An ethnic map of Romania explains a great deal about the relations between the majority and the minorities in Romania. Ethnic Hungarians have an absolute majority in two counties - Harghita and Covasna - in the very heart of the country.

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  17. Thousands of Romanians protest against Ponta ahead of voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Thousands of Romanians took to the streets Friday calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Victor Ponta, favourite to win a presidency runoff this weekend, after a scandal over Romanians prevented from voting abroad. Protesters slammed the first round of voting, on November 2, that saw thousands of Romanians living abroad unable to cast a ballot because of a shortage of polling stations.

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  18. Romania: 1000s protest about presidential runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Thousands have staged anti-government protests in cities around Romania saying they are concerned there would be problems for Romanians voting abroad in this weekend's presidential runoff. About 2,000 demonstrated in Bucharest Friday evening, 10,000 rallied in the northwest city of Cluj and there were protests in other cities.

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  19. Thousands protest in Romania ahead of presidential run-off voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | AlertNet

    Thousands of Romanians joined anti-government protests in a number of cities on Friday to demand fair elections, two days ahead of a presidential run-off vote that has been overshadowed by complaints of poor organisation of the ballot overseas. Protests first broke out on Nov. 8 when thousands gathered in city squares in support of compatriots living abroad who were turned away as they tried to vote in the first round, prompting Romania's foreign minister, Titus Corlatean, to resign on Monday.

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  20. Brevard Symphony Orchestra to Perform at King Center for the Performing Arts, 11/22Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Brevard Symphony Orchestra takes flight with two colorful Russian ballet scores when the Orchestra presents its second subscription concert of the season at the King Center for the Performing Arts on November 22, 2014. This mesmerizing program will feature the beauty and poignancy of Pytor Illyich Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite and followed by the magical sounds of Igor Stravinsky 's first masterpiece - The Firebird Suite.

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