November 11, 2011
By ALYX BARKER and SOPHIE INGE
November 10, 2011
By JAN FILIPOWICZ and ALYX BARKER ROME–U. N. World Food Programme Director Josette Sheeran is using WFP funds to finance a campaign to be reappointed, despite the U.S.
ROME --The ongoing eurozone crisis is putting an unexpected squeeze on The Monte dei Paschi Bank, an institution that was set up to protect the needy from usurers and that has been run with admirab
November 7, 2011
By INSIDER REPORTERS
November 4, 2011
By ALYX BARKER
November 3, 2011
ROME -- As always, Giannelli is sharp and elegant and this time prescient.
November 2, 2011
NEW YORK -- A month after the acquittal of Amanda Knox, Americans still question whether she was a sex crazed murderer or the victim of a torturous legal system.
November 1, 2011
By DALEELA FARINA and ALYX BARKER
ROME– Kanayo Nwanze, the director general of the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development, refused an offer of a free Alfa Romeo saloon car from the Italian Government, insist
October 27, 2011
By ALYX BARKER
October 25, 2011
ROME -- The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace has recommended a "central world bank" to try and combat the looming global financial crisis.
October 20, 2011
ROME -- Iranian film director and screenwriter Mohammad Rasoulof left Rome on Sunday expecting to be arrested on arrival in Tehran. That, however, did not happen.
October 17, 2011
ROME-- British actor Jeremy Irons took a swipe at the United Nations’ often sluggish bureaucracy during his inauguration as a goodwill ambassador for the U.N.
By DALEELA FARINA
By Alyx Barker
ROME -- Leading ‘hungercrats’ at the World Food Day ceremony today spoke of the need to combat volatile food prices.
October 12, 2011
October 11, 2011
ROME -- DirectorsTerence Davies and David Hare, musician Michael Nyman and writer Hanif Kureishi will be headlining the Focus section which this year the International Rome Film Festival (27 Octobe
MADRID -- On Friday I went to El Valle de los Caídos, Francisco Franco’s massive monument to himself, to Catholicism and in theory, at least, the dead (caídos) of the Spanish Civi
October 5, 2011
October 3, 2011
PERUGIA – An Italian appeal court today cleared American student Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaelle Sollecito of murdering British student Meredith Kercher in 2007 and ordered the immed
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