October 25, 2014
ROME - Two Italian doctors have been placed under quarantine for possible Ebola exposure, as the WHO confirms on Saturday that 4,992 people have now died in the
October 24, 2014
BRUSSELS – Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visits Brussels, as President Napolitano tells the Senate that “after years of austerity it is right to change.”
ROME - Days after imposing new traffic restrictions in the Eternal City, Mayor Ignazio Marino has received fierce criticism, chaotic traffic and protests.
October 23, 2014
ROME -The FAO is laying off 111 of its staff in Somalia and Kenya this month, raising concern about the agency's capacity to deal with a future famine, FAO sources say
October 22, 2014
LONDON – British ambassador Christopher Prentice "is seeking a further meeting with the Italian Education Minister" to address discrimination against UK lecturers
ROME- The Israeli singer Noa gave a concert, sponsored by PastaZara alongside other Italian companies on Tuesday to raise money for the InSé foundation’s childre
October 18, 2014
MATERA - Naming Matera European Culture Capital 2019 breathes new life into the ancient cave city.
October 16, 2014
ROME –The FAO will follow “precautional measures recommended by Italian authorities” against Ebola when thousands of delegates arrive for an international nutrition conference, the UN agency says.
October 15, 2014
NEW YORK - On Sept 21, Hervé Gourdel, a French mountain guide, was visiting the Kabylia region southeast of Algiers, when he was abducted and later beheaded by the militant group Jund al-Khilaf
September 29, 2014
ROME – A senior executive in FAO corporate communications boasted that female colleagues he seduced were “obsessed” with him and “devastated” when he dropped them, FAO sources said.
ROME- Following the death of Aurelia Sordi, sister of famous actor Alberto, it emerged Friday that his fortune of some 100 million euros would go to the creation
ROME- Former tv anchorman Emilio Fede is under investigation on charges of using fake pornographic photos of media executives to try and extort a bigger pay-off, police said Friday.
ROME – An ongoing dispute over redundancies at the Rome Opera House led to a sit-in outside the theatre before the opening night of Rigoletto on Tuesday.
VATICAN CITY - The pope congratulated the Bayern Munich team on Wednesday, after their astounding 7-1 win against AS Roma in the Champions League.
October 17, 2014
Cernobbio – A farmers’ collective has called for Neapolitan pizza to be recognised by UNESCO as an “intangible cultural heritage” in order to protect Italian ingr
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