March 7, 2014
ROME– Demoralised Hungarian staff at FAO’s Budapest office feel they are “in a dictatorship” and one woman staffer tried to commit suicide by jumping from the UN agency’s building, FAO sources say.
March 10, 2014
Rome—The Camillians have been preparing to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of their founder – St Camillo de Lellis – with the head of the medical order under house arrest and accused
ROME--In a year marked by significant war anniversaries, the question of importance of remembrance and honouring the past seems more relevant than ever.
BRUSSELS -A UK MEP has demanded to know why Commissioner Andor wants sanctions on Switzerland over free movement but condones Italy's discrimination of foreign lettori.
MILAN-As preparations for Expo 2015 gain speed, Kuwait unveils its €20mln project designed to showcase the richness of its resources and promote sustainable development
March 4, 2014
ROME—The American University of Rome presented Roger Waters with a Honoris Causa Degree in recognition of his widespread artistic and social activity.
March 3, 2014
POMPEII—Another wall collapse in Pompeii prompted culture minister Dario Franceschini to summon an emergency meeting to discuss the state of the heritage site on Tuesday.
February 21, 2014
ROME– United Nations anti-corruption investigators have opened an inquiry into allegedly blatant job rigging by the “Latin Mafia” at the Food and Agriculture Organisation, UN sources say.
ROME– In a rare Middle East success story, the Kurdish Regional Government today carries more diplomatic weight than many members of the UN, its High Representative to Italy, Rezan Kader, says.
February 17, 2014
ROME–English Theatre of Rome revives Ibsen’s captivating 19thcentury masterpiece Hedda Gabler in a fast-paced, strikingly modern version directed by Daniel Connelly.
February 16, 2014
ROME—Kathryn Andrews and Alex Israel are united for the first time at the Gagosian Gallery in an exhibit that is one part homage to Hollywood culture and one part commentary on SoCal extravagance.
February 14, 2014
ROME - Despite Italy's gloomy economy, a prestigious financial management group has opened a new office in Rome to provide knowledge, expertise, and peace of mind to those in need of financial plan
February 12, 2014
FLORENCE-Since the Middle Ages, districts of Tuscany's capital battle mercilessly for the honour of winning the tournament of Calcio Storico Fiorentino,
February 11, 2014
ROME -- The Eternal City is best discovered without a map on foot, with an adventurous spirit open to appreciating the lazy, lumbering cornucopia that somehow comes together effortlessly here.
February 6, 2014
ROME --The Eurocastle-Gwm Opa for 40 percent of Unicredit Immobiliare Uno property investment fund, has opened up the fund’s real estate treasure chest.
January 31, 2014
ROME--This series of interviews with Henri Matisse is still fresh although they were given in 1941 when he was recovering from a surgical operation.
January 30, 2014
ALATRI --The origins of some cities are unknown, others are described in myth and legend, and others still arouse our curiosity because, to present, nobody can explain how they were established.
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