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Italy to allow international travel from June 3

In a bid to contain the contagion, Italy was the first European country to impose nationwide restrictions in March

16 May 2020 11:16 AM

Flood-ravaged Venice lands up in dramatic situation

Italy declares state of emergency in Venice after high tides.

15 Nov 2019 12:55 PM

Free metro ride for environment-friendly Romans

Rome offers free metro travel for plastic recyclers.

02 Oct 2019 12:40 PM

Summer tourists in Rome greeted by pungent garbage smell

Eternally stinky city? Rome garbage crisis sparks health fears.

13 Jul 2019 12:30 PM

Discovery of bones near Vatican embassy revives 1983 mystery

The Vatican said merely that the bones were found during work near its Rome embassy in the upscale residential neighbourhood of Parioli.

31 Oct 2018 12:23 PM


Video: Russian football fans among 20 injured in Rome after escalator collapse

Most of those hurt, one seriously, suffered leg injuries after getting entangled in the escalator's mangled mechanics.

24 Oct 2018 11:13 AM

Cycling can help improve mental health

The findings were published in the journal Environmental Health.

14 Aug 2018 7:00 PM

Mesolithic ancestors were fish, plant eaters: Study

The team were unable to identify the fish scales, although they are thought to be very similar to tuna, mackeral, and gilthead sea bream.

04 Jun 2018 9:46 AM

Italian man cleared of aubergine theft after nine years

He pleaded with the police that he had tried to steal the nightshade because he was unemployed and desperate to feed his child.

27 Mar 2018 6:56 PM

Jupiter's mystery jet-streams run deeper than thought: study

Its north pole is dominated by a central cyclone surrounded by eight circumpolar cyclones.

08 Mar 2018 1:44 PM


Rome angry over ‘toilet brush’ Christmas tree

The tree, dubbed as “The Mangy One”, has become a symbol of what many see as “the eternal city’s eternal decay”.

21 Dec 2017 6:11 AM

Here’s how children’s brains are affected by porn

Expert shares views on devastating effects of violent pornographic web clips on young brains.

07 Oct 2017 9:02 AM

Pope Francis admits to moments of darkness

pope Francis also urged believers to spend more time talking to their family.

17 Jan 2017 6:34 AM

All roads lead to Rome

In the city of Rome, there is history in every nook and cranny, underneath and above you.

08 Jan 2017 2:01 AM

Pope Francis draws praise as he shops for shoes

The visit was filmed and snapped on smartphones by a handful of customers who were in the shop at the time.

22 Dec 2016 6:13 AM