World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 13, 2014
A former head of Romania's intelligence service said the CIA may have kept detainees in a "transit centre" in Romania but that Bucharest was unaware of the activities conducted at the site.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday August 24, 2014
Lukas Rosol, whose only prior ATP title came last year at Bucharest, took the top prize of $80,280 (60,623 euros) and strong momentum heading into the US Open, the year's final Grand Slam event that starts Monday in New York.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday August 23, 2014
Lukas Rosol, whose only ATP title came last year at Bucharest, defeated Taiwan's Lu Yen-Hsun 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 at the US Open warm-up event. Jerzy Janowicz, seeking his first ATP trophy, rallied to oust Sam Querrey 4-6, 7-5, 6-4, despite 18 aces from the...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday August 5, 2014
In a statement, UEFA said that it had ordered the partial closure of the stadiums of Georgian club Chikhura Sachkhere, Hungary's Debrecen, Romanian side Steaua Bucharest, and Slovenians Maribor where multiple incidents of racism were reported last se...
Chandni | Saturday August 2, 2014
Young actor Arjun Kapoor has left for Bucharest, and he's excited about the trip during which he will reportedly shoot an ad with his Gunday co-actor Ranveer Singh.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Three people died and several hundreds were forced to evacuate as surging floodwaters submerged villages in Eastern Europe on Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Four Romanians behind a spectacular art heist in the Netherlands were ordered on Monday to pay over over 18 million euros, with the fate of the stolen masterpieces by Picasso, Monet and Gauguin still a mystery.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 12, 2014
The head of Romania's Roman Catholic Church on Saturday urged President Traian Basescu to ensure an illegal office tower looming over a historical cathedral in the centre of Bucharest is destroyed.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday June 21, 2014
Police have arrested the brother of the Romanian president on suspicion of taking a bribe and using the president's name to promise he could get a prison sentence reduced.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Tougher sanctions must be imposed on Russia if it undermines crucial elections in Ukraine on Sunday, US Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday in Bucharest.
World News | Reuters | Thursday January 23, 2014
Romanian authorities have arrested a man they suspect of being the hacker "Guccifer," famous for breaking into the email accounts of former U.S. President George W. Bush's family and other prominent political and entertainment figures.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 18, 2013
A passenger went into labour during a Wizz Air flight from Valencia in Spain to Bucharest and gave birth to a boy inside the aircraft just after it landed in the Romanian capital.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Jose Mourinho Mourinho has recalled Ashley Cole for Wednesday's Champions League clash against Steaua Bucharest, the left-back set to make his first start since November 2 when he lost his place to Cesar Azpilicueta.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 27, 2013
The 2012 champions lost 1-0 to Basel but with Schalke only drawing 0-0 away at bottom side Steaua Bucharest the permutations work out in Chelsea's favour.
Associated Press | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Marcelo Diaz opened the scoring for the Swiss side in the 48th minute, capitalizing on an error by Steaua's Iasmin Latovlevici, who gave the ball to Marco Streller. The Basel forward passed to Diaz who unleashed a 20-meter shot past goalkeeper Cipria...
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Chelsea were deserving winners as they comfortably soaked up everything that Schalke threw at them in Gelsenkirchen, and the London club now find themselves level with Schalke on six points at the top of the group after Basel were held 1-1 away by St...
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday October 22, 2013
Babies often receive flowers at their christening.
Agence France Presse | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Chelsea next face two games in succession against Schalke, who will go into the first match top of the group thanks to impressive young German international Julian Draxler's second-half goal that saw off Basel 1-0 in Switzerland.
Agence France-Presse | Monday September 30, 2013
It is a match Mourinho's side need to win to get their campaign back on track following their loss to Basle of Switzerland in the first round of matches.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 19, 2013
The Royal Blues were enduring a frustrating night until right-back Uchida floated in a harmless cross. The ball was too long for Boateng, but Steaua centre-back Lukasz Szukala failed to clear the danger and watched in despair as the ball flew over...
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 19, 2013
In other matches, 10-man Borussia Dortmund were condemned to a 2-1 loss by Napoli while Schalke beat Steaua Bucharest 3-0. Arsenal won 2-1 at Marseille while Atletico Madrid continued their rich vein of form beating Zenit Saint Petersburg 3-1 at home...
Agence-France Presse | Friday August 30, 2013
A central figure in the Steaua team that won the Romanian title last season, the 23-year-old Chiriches moves to White Hart Lane for a fee in the region of Â£8.5million ($13.2m).
Agence France Presse | Sunday August 25, 2013
Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas has already spent over 90 million euros in the transfer market ahead of the September 2 deadline, bringing in notably Brazilian Paulinho from Corinthians and Spanish striker Roberto Soldado from Valencia.
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 8, 2013
Gareth Bale, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Jan Vertonghen were all on target in a one-sided Europa League last-16, first leg win at White Hart Lane which left the Italians with a mountain to climb in the return next week. Chelsea had slumped to a 1-0 loss at ...