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Jul 31, 2014

Floods submerge south Romania, 2 people drowned, around 2,200 homes flooded

Authorities in Romania said a second person has drowned after rivers burst their banks and the flooding has also damaged around 2,200 houses in the south of the country...

Jul 14, 2014

Britons, Romanians evacuated from Gaza amid violence

British officials said Monday that 27 Britons and their Palestinian dependents have been evacuated from Gaza amid violence in the region, while Romania said 84 of its nationals and dependents have been repatriated... #Gaza Strip #London

Jul 30, 2014

Man in Romania has skull rebuilt after fall

A Romanian man who was left with half a head after a fall at work has now had his skull rebuilt thanks to generous well-wishers who offered to pay for his surgery after reading of his plight... #Gaza Strip #London

Jul 27, 2014

Fury after government spends £80,000 of taxpayer cash flying 200 migrants back to Romania and Bulgaria - only for them to return weeks later

More than 200 people were flown back to Romania and Bulgaria in the first three months of this year - using tickets paid for by the Home Office, according to figures obtained under the Freedom of Information Act... #Home Office #Bulgaria

Jul 22, 2014

Son of Romania's 'King of the Gipsies' set to marry his fiancée and mother of his twins as she turns 18 after they became engaged as children

Bogdan Cioaba, 20, is expected to marry his fiancee Andreea in Romanian in autumn after she has turned 18. The pair were engaged to each other as children and already have twins together... #Home Office #Bulgaria

Jul 21, 2014

A parent's worst nightmare: Mothers and fathers agree to watch child porn videos made by Romanian TV star to see if their children were among those he abused

Lucian Darie, a music teacher from Piatra Neamt, a city in north-eastern Romania, used his fame as a star on 'The Voice of Romania' to gain access to girls as young as six... #Home Office #Bulgaria

Jul 16, 2014

Explorer: Fauna, Flora and Freighters in the Danube Delta

This region in eastern Romania teems with hundreds of species of plants, trees and fish, but questions remain about its preservation... #Home Office #Bulgaria

Jul 05, 2014

IKEA Probes Romania Claims

IKEA is investigating a report that it paid money that ended up with dictator Nicolae Ceausescu's secret police during the 1980s communist era... #Home Office #Bulgaria

Jul 16, 2014

Romania's Monica Columbeanu returns adopted boy to orphanage

Monica Columbeanu, 26, vowed to give three-year-old Alex Gabriel (right) a life 'in which he would want nothing' after learning of his plight in Bucharest... #Home Office #Bulgaria

Jul 14, 2014

Romanian father reveals his plan to make £40,000 from benefits - and says he will steal the rest if that doesn't work out

Yonn Lazer, 36, from Argetoaia in Romania, moved to London six months ago to put his plan into action and is sending his family £800 a week... #Home Office #Bulgaria