BRUSSELS - Entrepreneur and philanthropist Fouad Makhzoumi has indicated he would be willing to try and form a government in Lebanon to fill the power vaccuum on condition that electoral reforms are introduced to bring Lebanese youth into the political process.
Rome - Luca De Filippo, son of the great Neapolitan playwright Eduardo De Filippo, has died. He was 67 years old.
Rome—A model prison near Milan has become Italy’s first penal institution to host a fully functioning restaurant open to the public, providing work for inmates and an unaccustomed contact with the outside world.
PORTO CERVO – A lengthy recent sojourn by members of the Saudi Arabian royal family in one of Sardinia’s most exclusive hotels just a stone’s throw from the hallowed Billionaire Club has reaffirmed the enduring attraction of the Costa Smeralda resort area for international jetsetters.
Naples - Berlusconi's ex-girlfriend Federica Gagliardi, who was arrested at Rome’s Leonardo da Vinci Airport with 24 kg of cocaine, has been sentenced for 3 years and 6 months imprisonment, judicial sources said.
ROME - In anticipation of the upcoming Vatileaks trial, Francesca Immaculate Chaouqui took to Facebook to threaten those who are accusing her of leaking confidential information to journalists before the trial has even begun.