Catalina Matei

President Iohannis promulgates law, demands Parliament to reexamine justice legislation

President Klaus Iohannis said on Thursday that he had to promulgate Law 304/2004 on judicial organisation after having exhausted all appeals procedures, and asked Parliament to take up controversial justice legislation in its autumn session.

Liviu Dragnea: Gov't reshuffle, discussed in coalition and with Prime Minister

The theme of a government reshuffle is discussed within the coalition and with the Prime Minister, Deputies Chamber Speaker and leader of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea.

According to him, the opinion that matters in this regard belongs to the prime minister.

PSD's leading body decides to continue support for embattled national party leader

The National Executive Committee (CExN) of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) decided on Friday's meeting to continue support for the party's national leader Liviu Dragnea in all the political positions he is holding: national leader and speaker of the Chamber of Deputies.

Ruling PSD says Constitutional Court's authority undermined by President Iohannis's irresponsible statements

The main ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD) believes that the recent statements made by President of Romania Klaus Iohannis in reference to the Decision of the Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) regarding the resolution of the conflict between the Justice Minister and the President, undermine the CCR's authority, adding that the Court's decisions are mandatory, not be debat

PSD-ALDE protest: PSD's Dragnea: Basescu's system left, corrupt prosecutors, DNA head stay

Basescu (former Romanian president, ed.n.)'s system that built the system of the parallel state left, but corrupt prosecutors and the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) head have remained, Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Liviu Dragnea affirmed at the protest in Victoria Square.

Bucharest bracing for massive PSD rally this evening, hundreds of thousands expected to attend

An "anti-abuse" rally is being organized today as of 20:00 hrs by the ruling Social Democratic party (PSD), with hundreds of thousands expected to gather in the venue of the event - the Bucharest Victoria Square.

The relevant decision was taken in the PSD National Executive Committee (CExN) early last week.