Romania Chooses Left-Leaning Government
Sorin Grindeanu, a former minister of communications, was named prime minister, beating a candidate who would have been Romania’s first woman and first Muslim to hold that post.
The Devotion of an Old-Fashioned Doctor in Romania
Ioana Moldovan photographed the daily life of a family doctor, who sees medicine as more of a “calling than a career,” in rural southwestern Romania.
Romania’s President Rejects First Female Candidate for Prime Minister
Had Sevil Shhaideh been selected and confirmed, she would have also been the first Muslim to hold the office.
Romania Set for First Female, and First Muslim, Prime Minister
Sevil Shhaideh, a relatively little-known figure in Romanian politics, was nominated by the majority Social Democratic Party.
Center-Left Party Poised to Regain Power in Romania
Despite recent scandals, the Social Democratic Party secured a large lead in parliamentary elections. The main question now is who will be prime minister.
1916: German Generals Continue Advance on Bucarest
From the archives of The International Herald Tribune: The German army, led by Generals Falkenhayn and Mackensen, continue the advance on the Roumanian city of Bucarest during World War I, in December 1916.
1916: Romanian Troops Resist Offensive
From the archives of The International Herald Tribune: General Falkenhayn pressed his offensive in Transylvania, but the Romanians resisted, in November 1916.
How the Artist Adrian Ghenie Became an Auction Star
Bidding wars have broken out over the work of this Romanian painter, who has benefited from demand, limited output and a pool of eager buyers.
Romanian Artists Rethink Brancusi’s Legacy
“The Sons and Daughters of Brancusi: A Family Saga," a new exhibition in the town of Sfantu Gheorghe, challenges the national discourse on Romania’s legendary artist.
La vila lui Ceaușescu atenția este pe decorație, nu pe dictatură
Reședința cuplului Ceaușescu de-a lungul celor 24 ani de președinție a fost înconjurată de secret. Astăzi a devenit muzeu.
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