Far-right parties gain traction claiming link between immigrants and crime as Rome’s mayor demands increased police patrols
ROME (Reuters) - Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement looks poised to name Luigi Di Maio as its candidate for prime minister in elections early next year and, if opinion polls are to be believed, the earnest 31-year-old has a good chance of winning.
Regardless of where Americans stand on DACA, it’s imperative that they read Pope Francis’ take as said. Because the media aren’t. On Sept. 11, Pope Francis held an in-flight conference while en route to Rome after his visit to Colombia. Following his response to one question on DACA, many in the media raced to report that […]
The skeletons of 24 people including one child were uncovered during excavations in the ancient city of Parion.
Bromans, the UK’s latest entry in the frivolous reality TV competition, sends eight men back to ancient Rome to see if they can hack it. It’s reality TV at its most gawk-worthy, as the men are forced to strip completely naked in the first… Read The post New UK Reality Show ‘Bromans’ Forces 8 ‘Bros’ to Strip Naked in the First Five Minutes: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Most Roman emperors died violent deaths, and many were far from Rome when they did Read More
ROME (Reuters) - Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, marking a formal return to Italy's political stage, laid out his policy priorities on Sunday for the forthcoming election, portraying himself as a pro-European moderate.
British Airways has Los Angeles to Rome, Paris, Barcelona and Amsterdam priced under $600 round trip. These ticket prices drop close to $500 using Momondo.com searches for online travel agency tickets or British Airways AARP discount link. Show More Summary
Let the crotales ring and the trumpets sound! The Louvre-Lens Museum presents the very ?rst exhibition dedicated to the role of music in the great ancient civilisations, from the Orient to Rome via Egypt and Greece. Music was an ever-present aspect of ancient cultures, where it served several functions. Show More Summary
To coincide with the 15th London Design Festival the Sir John Soane?s Museum presents ?The Roman Singularity? by architectural designer Adam Nathaniel Furman, a city of 3Dprinted models celebrating Rome as the pilgrimage site for the world?s imagination, alongside a new site-specific work created by Furman especially for the museum. Show More Summary
Eugene de Blaas - Innocence by Gandalf’s Gallery Eugene de Blaas (1843 - 1931) was a painter of genre scenes, born of Austrian parents on July 24, 1843 in Albano, near Rome. His father was Karl von Blaas, the historical painter. He studied art at the Academy of Rome where he was the pupil of his father. Show More Summary
An institute dedicated to the work of the Italian artist Caravaggio, aimed particularly at identifying his genuine paintings, is to open in Rome. The research and education centre -- an unlikely collaboration between the Borghese Gallery and fashion house Fendi -- follows a number of false claims of authenticity in recent years. Show More Summary
Military brats of ancient Rome probably played soldier to pass the time. That's according to new evidence from Vindolanda, a fort found just south of Hadrian's Wall. The garrison is located in modern-day Northumberland, England, but 2,000 years ago, it would have been found at the northern edge of the Roman Empire.
The U.S. State Department asked that immunity be lifted on a priest over child pornography charges. The Vatican responded by swooping the alleged pervert back to Rome.
ROME (Reuters) - Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, which leads most opinion polls ahead of a national election due by May next year, on Friday launched an internal ballot to choose its leader and candidate for prime minist...
Anyone who has made a quick caffeine pitstop in the Eternal City knows that to sip espresso in Rome typically means leaning against a small counter, tearing open packets of sugar from a bowl located somewhere nearby, and quickly tossing back your coffee, often chased by the tiny glass of water your quick-handed barista serves with it. Show More Summary
21ST CENTURY PROBLEMS: It’s Tough Getting Crude Oil From an Italian Olive Grove. Val d’Agri — more than 200 miles (322 kilometers) southeast of Eni’s Rome headquarters — has the potential to become Western Europe’s biggest onshore field. But output was shut for seven of the past 18 months amid a probe into allegations of […]
Hello,Have you heard of the saying "When in Rome, do as the Romans?" The Japanese have a similar saying: "??????????" which roughly translates to "Follow the town once inside the town."Although it can take some time, understanding the...Show More Summary
The upstate New York city of Rome will receive $10 million to improve its downtown as one of 10 winners of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's downtown revitalization competition. The … Click to Continue »
Francesco Bianconi dons a purple suit for Gucci's cruise 2018 campaign. Gucci takes a regal but quirky stance with its cruise 2018 campaign. The brand's creative director Alessandro Michele takes to Rome for the occasion. Michele collaborates with photographer Mick Rock for the advertisement. A photography legend, Rock is known for his work with music... [Read More]