ROME (Reuters) - Italy launched an internet, TV and radio campaign on Thursday to discourage Africans from setting out on the often deadly voyage to Europe, including real migrants telling their often harrowing stories.
A biblical researcher, Joseph Atwill, claims controversially that there is convincing evidence that the story of Jesus and the Christian religion is an elaborate hoax. The New Testament accounts of the life of Jesus and his resurrection...Show More Summary
ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Some 23 million farmers in drought-hit Southern Africa need urgent help to prepare for the next planting season with only a few weeks left before it begins, the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said on Thursday.
Refresh for latest… The roster for the 73rd Venice Film Festival is being unveiled this morning in Rome. At a press conference just getting underway, Artistic Director Alberto Barbera will announce the titles that make up this year's edition of the world's oldest fest which takes place on the Lido beginning August 31. Show More Summary
Climate Victims – Every Second, One Person Is Displaced by Disaster By Baher Kamal | (Inter Press Service) | – – ROME, Jul 27 2016 (IPS) – Climate change and related extreme…
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The centerpiece of a Renaissance villa in Rome, once used as a papal country retreat, has been restored to its former glory, with financial backing from an unexpected source: a group of anonymous Japanese donors.
Green-bearded, cowboy boot-dipped ATLien Rome Fortune dropped a tape out of nowhere today. He just finished touring in support of his solid debut Jerome Raheem Fortune at the end of May, and he’s already back with a followup to 2014’s Small VVORLD mixtape with VVORLDWIDE PIMPSATION. Just as the title suggests, Fortune is bigger and […]
Mr. Jerome Fortune pops up with a surprise 11-track project called VVORLDVVIDE PIMPSATION. He’s got guest appearances from Wara From The NBHD, ILOVEMAKONNEN, Nessly and Nevabitch, but LET’S TALK ABOUT HOW HE JUST STOLE IT WITH THAT ARTWORK. Seriously, you had better come hard if you’re trying to outshine that masterpiece. Stream below. Previously: Rome Fortune […]
Toro Y Moi and ILoveMakkonen handle some of the tape's production duties.
ROME (Reuters) - Ex-Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has anointed Stefano Parisi, a former Internet executive and government economic adviser, as his political heir, giving him a mandate to relaunch Italy's splintered center-right.
This week, in the town of Teano, 30 kilometres northwest of Caserta on the road to Rome from Naples, the Carabinieri formally placed under investigation four individuals under suspicion of having committed a series of thefts “of historical interest” and then selling their stash onward via the illegal market. Show More Summary
The UK used to have some crazy TV shows featuring video games. One of those was Time Commanders, a program that basically got two teams of three to play historical battles in Rome: Total War. It aired for a couple of seasons in 2003 and 2005. But it’s coming back, according to a casting call on the BBC website. More »
Cooling off with a midnight dip in Rome's famous Trevi Fountain may sound like a dream "Roman Holiday", but an Italian police crackdown has landed a series of splash-happy tourists with fat fines. Police said Monday two young Californians...Show More Summary
“Tosca” is Puccini extreme, the composer’s most political opera. At its center is his most fiery heroine, Tosca, the diva who attempts to live for art under tyranny in Rome during Napoleonic times. Cavaradossi, the painter and revolutionary, is his most heroic tenor role. The lecherous tyrant...
Bradley Cooper happily takes time to pose for a selfie with a fan while making his way out of his hotel on Sunday (July 24) in Rome, Italy. The 41-year-old actor seemed to be in good spirits as he got caught in the big crowd of fans holding their phones and selfie sticks trying to [...]
ROME (Reuters) - The outspoken leader of Italy's anti-immigrant Northern League party drew a chorus of criticism on Monday for comparing the woman speaker of the lower house of parliament to an inflatable sex doll.
Eating compassionately is a cinch in Rome, especially if you have some tips about all the best places to try. The post Vegan Abroad: A Guide to Plant-Based Dining in Rome appeared first on PETA.
There’s something so ridiculously brazen about this track that I really can’t help but just share it. Taken from GIRLS LIKE KAI’s album Sandbox, “See U” is a hodgepodge of dance-hall, hip-hop, synthpop, and more. There’s honestly just...Show More Summary