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  1. Season opening of La Scala theatre in Milan

    'Tosca' with a touch of cinema enthrals Milan's La Scala at opening night

    "Tosca", Giacomo Puccini's opera about a diva prepared to do anything for love, was given a cinematic flavour as it opened La Scala's season for ...
  2. Andrea Gandini's sculputure from a dead tree stump is displayed in Rome

    Rome’s dead trees are becoming tourist attractions thanks to one artist

    Sculptor Andrea Gandini has been carving dead tree stumps and turning them into outdoor art pieces for the past five years.
  3. Piles of garbage lie in front of rubbish bins in Rome

    Rome offers free metro travel for plastic recyclers

    Rome is trying to become more environmentally friendly by offering free metro tickets to travellers who recycle plastic bottles using machines set ...
  4. A RHIB of the German NGO Sea-Eye migrant rescue ship 'Alan Kurdi' carries migrants claimi

    Second rescue boat heading to Lampedusa in potential new stand-off with Rome

    A second migrant rescue boat is heading towards the south Italian island of Lampedusa, potentially creating another stand-off with Italian ...
  5. Spanish migrant rescue ship Open Arms is seen close to the Italian shore in Lampedusa

    Spain to take some migrants on Open Arms ship, says Italy

    Spain has offered to take some of around 150 migrants on board a rescue ship that has been blocked from docking in Italy, the government in Rome ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A McDonald's sign is seen on Via della Conciliazione street in Rome in front of Va

    Italy bars McDonald's fast-food amidst monuments of ancient Rome

    Italy's Culture ministry on Wednesday barred the construction of a McDonald's fast-food restaurant next to the ancient Baths of Caracalla in Rome, ...