PM Orban about car-injured bear's case in Harghita: Authorities have greatly delayed making decision

Prime Minister Ludovic Orban said Monday that, in the case of the bear injured in a road accident in Harghita County, the authorities have greatly delayed the decision-making process. "According to the normative acts, the veterinarian should have evaluated the situation.

Government to abolish proportional representation in local government

Interior Minister Takis Theodorikakos has said that within three days the government will table a measure abolishing proportional representation in local government, which was instituted by SYRIZA and has prevented those elected on the winning ticket in prefectural and city council elections from forming a majority.

PNL calls Bucharest Prefect for hearing, will submit a motion against Internal Affairs Minister

The National Liberal Party (PNL, opposition) intends to call in for questioning the Prefect of Bucharest, and, as a political action, will submit a motion against the Minister of Internal Affairs once the Parliament will resume its activity, announced Tuesday, Victor Paul Dobre, the deputy leader of the liberal group from the Chamber of Deputies.

BEC: Responsibility for existence of statutory declarations belongs to prefects

The responsibility for the existence of the electoral charts for the electors who do not have the residence outside the locality and for the statutory declarations they need to fill in belongs to the prefects, the Central Electoral Bureau (BEC) points out.