Blue Whale game causes victims among children in Romania
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In Targoviste city more students are monitored by authorities due to their involvement in the Blue Whale game. The youngest child is only nine years. “So far, six children were identified as accessing this virtual game. There are reports that … Read More

March for Life 2017 – “Help the mother and baby. They depend on you”, organized by the Romanian Orthodox Church
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The Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church met on Thursday approved the organization, on March 25, the March for Life 2017 – ‘Helps mother and baby. They depend on you’, in support of traditional Christian family values, ​​and launched … Read More

Photo album: Bucharest
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Bucharest is Romania”s capital and, at the same time, the most populous city, industrial and commercial center of the country. https://www.setthings.com/en/category/en/world/romania/bucharest/

The fourth day of protests against the government in Romania
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A draft of an emergency ordinance of the Romanian government (to amend the Criminal Code and Code of Criminal Procedure, decriminalizing the abuse of power) and a bill for pardon of detained persons, sparked the anger of people. Sunday gathered … Read More

Bucharest’s architecture during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
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Radu Voda (Holy Trinity) Monastery was built during the reign of Alexander II Mircea (1568-1577), but was destroyed in 1595 by Sinan Pasha, being rebuilt and fortified in the eighteenth century by Mihnea Radu (1613-1620) and Alexander Cocoon (1623-1627). Both … Read More

Institutions, monuments and sights in Bucharest
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 (The interior of Parliament House, https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fi%C8%99ier:EPP_Congress_2364_(8096729413).jpg) In Bucharest are located the Parliament (House of Parliament or House of the People), the Government, and the Romanian Presidency. Also there are located numerous cultural institutions, such as the Romanian Academy (founded in … Read More

Economy and infrastructure of Bucharest
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(Financial Center Plaza, https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fi%C8%99ier:Financial_Plaza_Bucuresti_1.jpg) Bucharest is the largest economic center of Romania. In 2010 the capital has made about 22.7% of the GDP of Romania and, together with Ilfov county, 25.3% according to specialized institutions, and GDP/inhabitant was with 240% … Read More

Ethnic and religious composition of Bucharest
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(Romanian Patriarchal Cathedral, https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fi%C8%99ier:Flickr_-_fusion-of-horizons_-_Catedrala_Patriarhal%C4%83_(2).jpg) The ethnic composition of Bucharest:      Romanian (85.95%)      Roma (1.27%)      Unknown (11.68%)      Other ethnicities (1.1%) The religious composition of Bucharest:      Orthodox (84.31%)      Roman Catholics (1.17%)      Unknown (11.8%)      Other religion (2.72%) According to the census conducted in 2011, … Read More

Romania’s military strategy was approved by the government
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(Photo M.Ap.N.: The first eight Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles now in use of the 811th “Dragonii Transilvani” Maneuver Battalion and the 812th “Şoimii Carpaţilor” Maneuver Battalion deployed in Zabul Province) The government approved yesterday Romania’s military strategy – … Read More

Bucharest etymology
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(Unirii Square in Central Bucharest, Romania, https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fi%C8%99ier:Over_unirii_square_2.jpg) Halfway through the eighteenth century the oriental traveler Evliya Çelebi wrote in his memoirs that the name of the capital city of the Romanian Country comes from that of the son of Gebel … Read More

Bucharest administration
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Bucharest has a special status in Romania, it is the only city that does not belong to a county. However, its population is larger than any county. Hall manages the city and is headed by a Mayor (currently Sorin Oprescu). … Read More

The Days of Drobeta Tumu Severin, Romania
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St. George – the patron saint of Drobeta Tumu Severin Since 1990, the mayoralty of the municipal town of Drobeta Turnu Severin has resumed the festival dedicated to the days of the town and its patron saint. They had been … Read More

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