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EU to Announce New Sanctions Against Russia by Friday
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:01:50 -0400
European Union governments will decide on a package of new sanctions against Russia by Friday, Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini told the European Parliament on Tuesday, calling for "the ...
Rihanna shelled out 6000 pounds on nail technician
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:30:02 -0400
Singer Rihanna paid 6,000 pounds to have her favourite nail expert flown down to Italy from Britain. Rihanna, who is currently enjoying some time off from her busy schedule on her luxury yacht in ...
Expect Force India to be competitive Hulkenberg
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:30:01 -0400
Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg expects his Force India to be competitive at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza here for this weekend's Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix. "I expect us to be quite ...
Perez hopes for a podium at Italian GP
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:30:01 -0400
Force India driver Sergio Perez is hoping to emulate the performance he delivered at the 2012 Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix when he achieved a podium at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza here. The ...
Roberto Cavalli responds to lawsuit
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:30:03 -0400
Italian fashion designer Roberto Cavalli has denied plagiarising a group of graffiti artists, who have slapped a lawsuit against him. The ace designer has responded to the lawsuit from several ...
Hingis smells someone smoking heavy st during US Open doubles win
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:15:03 -0400
Swiss tennis star Martina Hingis, the former beloved of women's tennis, had been on fire in the US Open doubles with her Italian partner Flavia Pennetta when she reportedly smelt something odd. ...
Maradona Baggio star in inter-religious charity match backed by Pope Frances
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:15:03 -0400
Argentine legend Diego Maradona and former Italian footballer Roberto Baggio played alongside a host of ex-football stars in an inter-religious charity match that was backed by Pope Francis on ...
Hamilton eager to claw back the gap in Rosbergs F1 lead during Italian GP
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:15:02 -0400
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has returned to where his rivalry with teammate Nico Rosberg began with revenge on his mind and is determined to bury his Belgian setback with a crucial 25-poing haul ...
Obama wont attend close pal Clooneys wedding in Italy
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:15:01 -0400
President Barack Obama won't be joining George Clooney's wedding to Amal Alamuddin in Italy. It was earlier revealed that Angelina Jolie "was on the fence about going, as she's not big on schmoozing ...
Italy boss Conte to show stars ‘no mercy’
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:14:18 -0400
New Italy coach Antonio Conte says he will lay down the law, vowing to "show no mercy" as he looks to build a successful team. Conte held his first training session yesterday in Coverciano, ...
Fitch Italian SME CLOs See Growing Credit Support
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:09:06 -0400
Why Are Hedge Funds Still Going Strong? After significantly underperforming broader equity markets for nearly two years, the hedge fund industry still has not seen a decrease in assets under ...
Robbery Italian style Rome doubles tourist tax
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:08:36 -0400
ROME, Italy - A family of four staying at a 4-star Rome hotel for four nights must now pay EUR96 in local hotel tax; last week it would have been EUR48. The City of Rome originally introduced the ...
Worship congregation head reassigned out of Rome by Pope
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:06:00 -0400
Email article Pope Francis has reassigned one of his predecessor's key appointments to a position out of Rome. After six years as prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and ...
Italian bishop slams prejudice against unconventional couples
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:05:59 -0400
Email article The Church should do more to welcome "unconventional couples", instead of making them targets of "de facto discrimination", a leading Italian bishop says. The ...
I was happy wandering Rome alone and then I made a friend
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:33:40 -0400
I wake up from the heat at 5:13 in a hostel bunk bed in Rome. I love photographing these isolating dawn hours and so, against all instinct and habit, I get dressed and hurriedly make my way out. For ...
Almost 4000 rescued off Italy in a weekend
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:19:54 -0400
Italy's navy rescued 3866 undocumented migrants in boats between Sicily and the North African coast over the past weekend, authorities say.In a statement, the navy said the illegal immigrants ...
Russian Italian Foreign Ministers Discuss Ukrainian Crisis Settlement
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:19:16 -0400
MOSCOW, September 1 (RIA Novosti) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Italian counterpart Federica Mogherini have discussed by phone the ongoing effort to find optimal solutions to ...
Raphaels Deposition Renaissance masterpiece warped by Rome museum’s faulty air conditioning
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:18:36 -0400
A Renaissance masterpiece by Raphael has warped because the air conditioning in a Rome museum has not worked for six months, raising questions once again over Italy's ability or willingness to ...
Navy Picks Up 4000 Migrants Near Italy
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:17:30 -0400
Nearly 4,000 migrants have been picked up by the Italian navy over the weekend, after they tried to reach the Italian coastline from North Africa. Frigates, patrol boats and helicopters were ...
Lack of Italian players in Serie A worries Conte
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:17:09 -0400
Italy's national football team coach Antonio Conte gives a press conference after a training at Florence's Coverciano training ground on September 1, 2014 ahead of friendly matches against ...
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