Putting your body on the road

On Sunday 11 October, over 5,000 people, one for every person killed on the Italian roads each year, will lie down in Via dei Cerchi near Circo Massimo to protest against dangerous driving, whether fr...

?Roma Pride 2009

On Saturday 13 June about 150,000 to 200,000 people are expected to take part in Rome

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE: Two months later.

High tension: Two months have passed since that morning 6 April when an earthquake struck Abruzzo at 3.32 and devastated L

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE: from Angola to L’Aquila.

It was bitterly cold on the night of 5 April in L

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE:

Togetherness. A month has passed since 6 April. There has been the joy of seeing friends still alive and the words

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE: engineers call for confirmation of magnitude.

Homes are being declared safe to return to but many people refuse to do so. One minor reason is that the gas supply has not been repaired. Many remember the heavy smell of gas after the earthquake and...

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE: G8 in L’Aquila.

Silvio Berlusconi has always been one of the best salesmen in the world. I acknowledge his skills as a media supplier and before then as a building constructor. He is a fantastic announcer. He has lea...

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE: Germany to rebuild Onna.

The last surviving witness of the Nazi bloodshed in the Abruzzo village of Onna near L

ABRUZZO EARTHQUAKE: life in camps.

After days of torrential rain, the sun is shining on the 17th day after the earthquake in Abruzzo. Water supply and sewerage. The roads around L

Earthquake displaced to be rehoused by September.

People who are unable to return to their homes as a result of the earthquake that hit L

Abruzzo homeless fight rain and cold.

For the people of Abruzzo the second week of

Earthquake rescue operations suspended.

Rescuers have officially suspended the search for victims and survivors of the earthquake that devastated the province of L

10 April day of national mourning.

10 April has been proclaimed a day of national mourning for the victions of the earthquake in Abruzzo. Flags will be flown at half mast throughout the country and shopkeepers are being invited to susp...

Earthquake deaths top 250.

Over 250 people are now known to have died in the earthquake that hit the mountainous Abruzzo region in the early hours of 6 April. Rescuers are continuing to dig among the rubble in search of around...

Abruzzo earthquake: rescue operations continue.

Rescue operations continue in the province of L’Aquila after an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale devastated the area on 6 April. As of 14.00 on 7 April prime minister Silvio Berlu...

Abruzzo hit by earthquake.

Twenty-seven people, including five children, are confirmed dead and over 30 are missing after an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale hit the Abruzzo region in the early hours of 6 April. Ho...

Abruzzo earthquake death toll rises.

Ninety-two people confirmed dead, 1,500 injured and over 70,000 displaced: this is the provisional toll as of 17.00 on 6 April of the violent earthquake which devastated large parts of the province of...

Colosseum to light up for Eluana.

On 10 February the Colosseum will be illuminated in memory of Eluana Englaro, who passed away on 9 February at 20.10 after 17 years in a persistent vegetative state following a car accident. Feeding t...

Eliminate violence against women.

25 November marks the international day for the elimination of violence against women. To commemorate the occasion, over 50,000 people marched on Rome

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