Italy's new prime minister on Wednesday appealed to private investors to help restore the damaged ruins of Pompeii, a UNESCO World Heritage landmark. "Italy is a country of culture and so I challenge businessmen. What are you waiting...Show More Summary
We've already reported on how Italy's communications watchdog, AGCOM, has assigned itself the power to censor websites based on a copyright infringement claim from a copyright holder, without any sort of judicial due process. However,...Show More Summary
It's tiny, it's made in Italy, and yes, it's Trail Rated. Meet the new Renegade.
Jake Gyllenhaal shows off his scruff as he sits down for dinner with a mystery gal on Wednesday (March 5) in Rome, Italy. The 33-year-old actor is currently in town filming his upcoming drama Everest, about two separate expedition troupes that hit tragedy when a storm wipes out members of the teams, leaving eight dead. [...]
"I wonder if he thinks that Bob Dole stood for principle on that hilltop in Italy."
Michael B. Jordan poses on the carpet at the premiere of his film Fruitvale Station at Cinema Barberini on Thursday (March 6) in Rome, Italy. The 27-year-old actor wore some chic casual clothes earlier in the day while attending a photo call at the Hotel Bernini. At the press conference, Michael addresses criticism of his [...]
Tuscany-based shoe manufacturer Buttero presents a premium low-top sneaker comprised of woven leather. Manufactured in Italy, the pair features leather laces and metal eyelets, in addition to leather lining and a rubber sole with contrast… A Closer Look at Buttero’s Woven Leather Low-Top Sneaker is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
Maserati’s upcoming SUV, the Levante, will enter production in 2015 at the Mirafiori plant located in Turin, Italy, which is owned by Maserati’s parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and has the capacity to build up to 300,000 cars per year. The information was revealed by FCA boss Sergio Marchionne during an interview with...
The front pages of two of Italy’s biggest papers, Gazzetta Dello Sport and Tuttosport, both lead with transfer stories surrounding the future of Juventus and French starlet Paul Pogba. According to Gazzetta, Juventus officials have flown to Paris for a meeting with PSG, and by all accounts the Parisians are willing to spend €70m to lure the former [...]
The Levante will be built in Fiat's Mirafiori, Italy, plant.
Photo © Ruth Orkin / Courtesy of Stephen Bulger Galle. Back in 1951, Ninalee Craig was a carefree 23-year-old who had chucked her job in New York and secured third-class accommodations on a ship bound for Europe. She spent more thanShow More Summary
Inter Milan’s reported pursuit of Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski is gathering pace. Although the story has been around for a few weeks now, with the likes of Italy’s Gazzetta Dello Sport running a report at the start of the week on the story, on Friday both the Sun and the Metro have posted articles bigging up [...]
Built in just five days by the Swiss Alpine Club, The Solvay Hut sits empty on the Matterhorn, simply waiting for climbers who have run into trouble. A number of emergency huts have been placed along popular but treacherous mountain paths, many by the Swiss Alpine Club. Show More Summary
Wall collapse at Pompeii: Italian archaeologists call emergency meeting, seek answers Italy’s top cultural official scheduled an emergency for Tuesday morning after heavy rains led to the collapse of a section of wall in ancient Pompeii, the famous city buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. The damage is in an area long closed [...]
When my husband’s family goes to Italy for Christmas, Jamon is never missing. Served reverently on a large platter, after having been cooled and aired out, it is passed and eaten immediately. Hence, in the spirit of fantastic flavor, we brought Cecina from Leon – a sublime experience. Show More Summary
As the last two World Cup winners faced off in Madrid last night, there was very little learnt about the respective teams’ prospects ahead of this summer in Brazil although Spain showed slight glimpses of the direction in which Vicente … Continue reading ? Small Steps for Spain Whilst Italy Experiment During International Friendly is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Italy has now suffered through more than two consecutive years of recession. Sovereign debt stands at 133 percent of annual GDP -- among EU member states, only Greece has more. Rome is even €70 billion in debt to companies in Italy.Show More Summary
Italy's Ethos E30 can be reconfigured for different purposes, from tour boat, to fishing trawler, to a family cruiser.
"Familiarity breeds contempt" goes the old idiom but, as Italy faced off against Spain on Wednesday night, it seemed their regular meetings had done nothing but increase the mutual respect between them. The game at the Vicente Calderon...Show More Summary
Matteo Renzi has been forced to amend his electoral reform. The result could mean that Italy will remain ungovernable. The new prime minister’s hand is weaker, even though the risk of early elections has subsided. And serious economic reforms will be harder.