August 19, 2014
ROME- Italy may send a first consignment of AK-47 Kalashinikov assault rifles for Kurdish forces to Erbil aboard a C-130J aircraft "within two or three days," defence ministry sources said Tuesday
August 6, 2014
ROME –FAO Director General Jose Graziano da Silva is billing the UN agency for building a private driveway to his apartment block so he need not mingle with his neighbours, FAO sources say.
August 1, 2014
ROME- Muriel Spark’s voice, which died in 2006, is heard again through this collection of her occasional prose put together by her companion, the sculptor Penelope Jardine.
July 31, 2014
TEGGIANO- Beautiful enough to be a painting, as tourist boards in the region make an effort to promote travel to the Vallo di Diano, the sleepy valley is starting to awaken with new found energy.
July 21, 2014
Rome - FAO DG José Graziano da Silva has ordered the agency's Latin American top jefe to send his girlfriend back to Buenos Aires as part of a crackdown on nepotism, FAO sources say.
June 27, 2014
ROME -Kuwait is committed to using its financial punch to help Italy exit recession, endorsing “important” Italian diplomatic efforts for mideast peace, says the Kuwaiti Ambassador
July 18, 2014
ROME –The Eternal City’s only US Catholic university campus offers a unique combination of academic rigour with opportunities to network with cardinals, interim President Fr Joseph Levesque says.
July 11, 2014
CASTEL ROMANO- Italy’s first cinematic theme park, CineCitta’ World, opens this month with Academy Award winners Dante Ferretti and Ennio Morricone insisting it is not another Disneyland.
July 1, 2014
VERONA - I have taught at the University of Verona for 30 years - The only advice I can offer Italian students seeking a career in academia is to leave Italy.
June 28, 2014
ROME –After Australian MPs read the Italian Insider story on Kanayo Nwanze’s lavish lifestlye, Australia has formally told IFAD's director general it will not re-join the UN agency, officials said.
June 23, 2014
VATICAN CITY - The Holy See has unveiled the new St Peter’s Cricket Club’s forthcoming “Light of Faith” tour which will climax in an unprecedented Twenty20 ecumenical charity match with an Anglica
May 29, 2014
SANT'ORESTE-For over 50 years, the vast bunker in the heart of Mt Soratte was a well-kept secret- Few people knew of its strategic role in the last World War and, later
May 16, 2014
ROME-The arrival of St.Stephen’s new Head Eric Mayer in the school’s 50th anniversary year has filled the institution with “magnetic charm and charisma,” says the school newspaper The Cortile.
May 12, 2014
VENICE-A masterpiece in man's history, the ancient four gilt-bronze horses of St Mark’s Basilica are the only ones to have survived after long and perilous journeys.
April 29, 2014
ROME - Italy is often dubbed the ultimate paradox- A spectacular landscape, more than a fair share of sun, sand, sea, mountains, islands, volcanoes, rich natural produce, fantastic food and wine,
April 15, 2014
ROME–American Overseas School Head Beth Pfannl reveals in an interview how the “American system of education produces students like global leader Steve Jobs.”
April 11, 2014
ROME-In the heart of the Eternal City, there is a place where enticing aromas of the Orient will make you forget you never left the homeland of pasta.
March 28, 2014
ROME-From the vestiges of a suburban wine and oil shop, this fine establishment is a mishmash of modern creativity developed from an old Italian concept.
March 21, 2014
ROME–Inter Press Service news agency (IPS) will be privatised and sold to former Argentine former Interior Minister Jose Luis Manzano under plans by former DG Mario Lubetkin, IPS sources say.
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