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News Romania » Culture: Romania's Roma culture seeks stage to depict discrimination

News channel or source: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-romania-theatre/romanias-roma-culture-seeks-stage-to-depict-discrimination-idUKKBN1FB146?il=0
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

CLUJ, Romania (Reuters) - Inside the grey walls of an independent theatre in the northwest Romanian city of Cluj, Roma actress Elena Duminica braided the hair of her colleague Mihaela Dragan ahead of their show. As she braided, the theatre tested the ...

News Romania » Culture: Romanian policeman who regularly beat his wife in their home country 'because it was part of the culture' is jailed for assaulting her in Britain

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2725705/Romanian-policeman-regularly-beat-wife-s-culture-jailed-assaulting-her.html
Publication date: hursday 14 August 2014

A former policeman who regularly beat his wife because it was 'part of the culture' in their home country of Romania has been jailed after moving to Britain. Narcis Ioo, 44, who speaks little English, admitted threatening to kill his wife and assaulting ...

News Romania » Culture: Growing Grapes And Culture In Romania

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/14/travel/growing-grapes-and-culture-in-romania.html
Publication date: Saturday 13 September 2003

THE city of Iasi was already vivid in my mind. Not because it is the capital of Moldavia province, in the northeast of Romania near the Ukrainian border, nor because it's home to an old university and beautiful churches. But because in 1876, when Iasi ...

News Romania » Culture: Anyone there? Shinzo Abe picks worst moment to visit Romania

News channel or source: http://www.euronews.com/2018/01/16/anyone-there-shinzo-abe-picks-worst-moment-to-visit-romania
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Instead of meeting Tudose, Abe instead took in a bit of Romanian culture. He and his wife visited Bucharest's Dimitrie Gusti National Village Museum, which charts life in the country's rural communities. Then, to avoid embarassment for Abe, a meeting ...

News Romania » Culture: Romania’s Culture Minister Steps Down as Ballet Dispute Continues

News channel or source: https://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/04/27/romanias-culture-minister-steps-down-as-ballet-dispute-continues/
Publication date: Wednesday 27 April 2016

PARIS — The culture minister of Romania tendered his resignation on Wednesday amid a crisis at the ballet company of the Bucharest National Opera involving its artistic director, Johan Kobborg, and the star ballerina Alina Cojocaru, which had led to the ...

News Romania » Culture: Gold Looted From Ancient Empire Returned to Romania

News channel or source: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/03/150320-romanian-dacian-sarmizegetusa-gold-looted-recovered/
Publication date: Saturday 14 March 2015

the capital—are the only ones of their kind discovered in Romania. At least another dozen, including the one still known as Lot 26, remain missing. The gold found at Sarmizegetusa has led archaeologists to reassess the religion and culture of the ...

News Romania » Culture: A King Who Saved Jews From The Holocaust: Remembering Michael I Of Romania

News channel or source: https://forward.com/culture/389622/king-michael-i-of-romania-saved-jews-from-holocaust-nazis/
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

King Michael I of Romania, who died on December 5 at age 96, proved that being a mama’s boy can result in a mitzvah. Three-quarters of a century ago, he defied his country’s Hitler-allied Prime Minister, Ion Antonescu, and worked to save hundreds of ...

News Romania » Culture: Romanian Festival celebrates culture, invites neighbors to join

News channel or source: http://www.oregonlive.com/gresham/index.ssf/2012/09/romanian_festival_celebrates_c.html
Publication date: Sunday 02 September 2012

Beside a steepled church facing Southeast Stark on Sunday, waves of animated conversation punctuated the aroma of roasting meats and the sound of lively ethnic music. The scene was St. Mary's Romanian Orthodox Church's ninth annual Romanian Festival, which ...