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First Female Premier Set to Lead Romania Amid Anticorruption Protests

2018-01-17 12:36:00
Romania’s president named a new prime minister on Wednesday, the country’s third in a year, as the ruling party tried to survive one of the biggest anticorruption movements in modern European history. Viorica Dancila, a member of the European Union ...

Romania to have first female prime minister, Viorica Dancila

2018-01-17 10:59:00
Viorica Dancila has been named as Romania's first female PM following the sudden resignation of Mihai Tudose. Ms Dancila, a member of the European Parliament, is regarded as an ally of the governing Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Liviu Dragnea.

Romania Quickly Settles on New PM After Government Collapse

2018-01-17 10:24:00
UN-MIX India’s Economy: Completely. Totally. Brutally. The Mistrys Acquired Stake In Tata Sons From JRD Tata’s Siblings Ruia Family May Have Found A Way To Bid For Essar Steel An Embarrassed Court, After Judges’ Non-Denials It’s ‘Retail First ...

Romania's President names European lawmaker Dancila as PM designate

2018-01-17 08:53:00
BUCHAREST, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis named the ruling leftist Social Democrat’s nominee Viorica Dancila as prime minister designate on Wednesday, stressing that “parliamentary arithmetic” was behind his decision.

Dancila named Romania's first woman PM

2018-01-17 08:38:13
Romania's president named on Wednesday Viorica Dancila, a little-known MEP, as the EU country's third prime minister in seven months, and also its first female premier. "After weighing all the arguments I have decided to give the Social Democrats another ...

Good Samaritan has ‘testicle ripped off’ by devil dog while saving terrified woman from savage street attack in Romania

2018-01-17 03:06:00
A GOOD Samaritan had his testicle ripped off by a dog after trying to stop it attacking a young woman who ran away from the scene with her clothes ripped. The unfortunate man, 47, came to the rescue of the 22-year-old woman who was being attacked by a pair ...

Romania: Ruling Party Nominates Woman As PM

2018-01-16 21:59:00
Romania’s ruling Social Democrat Party nominated Viorica Dancila to replace Mihai Tudose as prime minister after the latter was dismissed on Monday. Romania’s Social Democrats nominated on Tuesday MEP Viorica Dancila, known for her women’s rights ...

Romania's ruling party nominates MEP as new PM

2018-01-16 20:59:00
Romania's ruling Social Democrat Party (PSD) on Tuesday nominated MEP Viorica Dancila as new prime minister, after Mihai Tudose stepped down following a row with the party leadership, Reuters reported. Dancila, 54, is a close ally of the powerful PSD ...

Romania nominates MEP Viorica Dancila to replace PM who quit

2018-01-16 16:02:00
Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party has nominated MEP Viorica Dancila for Prime Minister after the sudden resignation of Mihai Tudose. Dancila is a close ally of PSD leader Liviu Dragnea and is likely to dilute penalties for corruption allowing ...