LIVORNO – Executives of Sotheby’s Italy and non-profit organization Italian Union of the Blind (UIC) are under investigation for the auctioning of a statue belonging to another organisation, LivornoToday reported.
CAPRI – Supermodel and former Project Runway host Heidi Klum has copped flak for posting a topless Insta-pic while honeymooning in Italy with new husband Tom Kaulitz.
The photo, which shows Klum wrapped in a towel with left nipple showing, is captioned, All I see is water.
Many of her Instagram followers saw something else and criticized Klum, 46, saying she was too old to be exposing herself in this way.
“All I see is nipple,” wrote one follower.
“All I see is a midlife crisis,” commented another.
VATICAN CITY - In a brief statement on Wednesday the Holy See has "acknowledged" an Australian court's decision to reject Cardinal George Pell's appeal against a six-year prison sentence for sexually abusing children but recalls the prelate "has always maintained his innocence."
ROME – Italian President Sergio Mattarella was beginning a consultation process on Wednesday following the resignation of Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte after League leader Matteo Salvini triggered a political crisis in a bid to capitalize on his rising popularity by pulling his support from the government in the hope of forcing an early election.
Francesco D'Uva and Stefano Patuanelli of the Five Star Movement (M5S) described the government consultations as “very important hours for the future of our country.”
ROME - The granddaughter of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini is protesting against the closure of her Facebook account and asking for its reactivation.
Edda Negri Mussolini’s account was disabled following her post of “29 July happy birthday grandfather”.