CORONAVIRUS CRISIS | As Italy ends lockdown, Milan mayor rebukes crowds socializing outside

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – The mayor of Milan issued a furious threat on Friday to close down popular open spaces in the city after television footage showed crowed socializing and apparently ignoring public health rules aimed at preventing a resurgence of the coronavirus. Italy loosened some of the toughest lockdown restrictions in Europe on Monday, … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS CRISIS | As Italy ends lockdown, Milan mayor rebukes crowds socializing outside

ENTERTAINMENT | Opera Star Bocelli To Sing From Empty

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli, one of the world’s most famous tenors, will perform from Milan’s empty Duomo cathedral on Eastern Sunday in a livestreamed concert intended as a symbol of love, hope and healing amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Bocelli will be accompanied only by the cathedral organist, Emanuele Vianelli playing … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Opera Star Bocelli To Sing From Empty

BREAKING NEWS | Italy Death Toll Jumps Past 1,000 As Milan Bourse Nosedives

ROME – Italy’s death toll from the coronavirus epidemic shot past 1,000 on Thursday as the economic impact worsened, with much of the country at a standstill and the Milan bourse posting its largest ever one-day fall. Looking to halt the spread of the disease, the government introduced yet more restrictions on Italians, ordering the … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Italy Death Toll Jumps Past 1,000 As Milan Bourse Nosedives

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Italy To Adopt New Draconian Steps To Fight Coronavirus: Draft Decree

MILAN – The Italian government will adopt new though measures to try to contain the spread of coronavirus, including telling people not to enter or leave the hardest-hit region of Lombardy, according to a draft decree seen by Reuters. So far only a few limited areas of northern Italy, known as ‘red zones’, have been … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Italy To Adopt New Draconian Steps To Fight Coronavirus: Draft Decree

ENTERTAINMENT & ARTS | Jennifer Lopez Revives Dress Behind The Invention of Google Images

MILAN, ITALY - -U.S. singer Jennifer Lopez was revived her iconic green Versace dress that led to the invention of Google Images. Lopez, 50, first wore the gown to the Grammy Awards in February 2000. Former Google CEO Erich Schmidt later revealed there were so many searches for photos of the dress afterwards, it inspired … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT & ARTS | Jennifer Lopez Revives Dress Behind The Invention of Google Images

Business | Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac: Sources

Milan, Italy, June 29, 2019 - A court is set to approve the sale of troubled Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli to Dubai developer Damac, two sources closed to the matt told Reuters on Friday. Earlier this month Cavalli's board had indicated Damac as the favorite bidder. The other binding offers for the whole group … Continue reading Business | Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac: Sources

Fashion | Armani Launches Fifth Olympic Campaign

Milan, Italy – Milan Fashion Week for Spring/Summer menswear previews has started with a slightly different rhythm, with many mainstays not showing this season. Milano, Italy – Giorgio Armani and Italian Olympic officials used the runway to announce Armani’s fifth Olympic Games as the Italian team’s officials uniform designer. Some 30 Olympians and Paralympians introduces … Continue reading Fashion | Armani Launches Fifth Olympic Campaign