Rome: News

31 Dec 2022


Former Pope Benedict XVI dies aged 95: Vatican

Former Pope Benedict XVI has died at the age of 95 at his Vatican residence nearly a decade after stepping down due to ill health, BBC reported citing Vatican officials.

18 Jul 2022


We recommend these accommodations for a budget trip in Rome

The capital city of Italy, Rome is popular for the Roman Forum, the Colosseum, and iconic classic architecture along with incredible food, a world-famous film industry, and stunning gardens.

07 Feb 2022


Exploring the New Seven Wonders of the World

The New Seven Wonders of the World was a campaign launched in 2000 to select seven wonders from 200 existing monuments.

21 Dec 2021

Travel And Tourism

#Traveldose: When in Rome... do these 5 things

Rome is one of the oldest cities in the world with a history spanning over 2,500 years.

31 Oct 2021

Narendra Modi

PM Modi at G20 Summit: All you need to know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is currently on a two-day visit to Rome to attend the G20 Summit, which aims to discuss the issues of climate change, COVID-19, and economic recovery.

25 Oct 2021

Narendra Modi

PM Modi to attend G20, COP26. What's on agenda?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Rome and Glasgow to attend the G20 Summit and the World Leaders' Summit of the COP26.

24 Aug 2021


Village near Rome is selling houses for just Rs. 87

Italy has been selling off houses in its beautiful countryside for just €1 (around Rs. 87) since last year, with the aim of repopulating the villages.

14 Jul 2021

Pope Francis

Pope Francis discharged from hospital ten days after surgery

Pope Francis was seen leaving the hospital on Wednesday, ten days after undergoing planned surgery to remove half his colon.

26 Jun 2021

Srihari Nataraj

Nataraj falls narrowly short of making 'A' cut for Olympics

Star Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraj came agonizingly close to achieving the elusive Olympic qualification time in the 100m men's backstroke event before falling short of the mark at the Sette Colli Trophy in Rome, Italy on Friday.

08 Mar 2021


After whirlwind historic visit, Pope leaves Iraq for Rome

Pope Francis on Monday wrapped up his historic whirlwind Iraq tour that sought to bring hope to the country's marginalized Christian minority with messages of coexistence, forgiveness, and peace.

16 Jun 2020


Coppa Italia final, Juventus vs Napoli: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Juventus and Napoli are set to face each other in a pulsating Coppa Italia final.

26 Aug 2019


Planning your honeymoon? Here are most romantic destinations in Europe

Just like weddings, honeymoons are also a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and for that very reason, they must be unforgettably special.

20 Aug 2019


Love learning about world history? Visit these five places

The world has witnessed countless dynasties come and go, innumerable wars, and many rulers.

22 Jun 2019


Nick Kyrgios fined for his controversial behavior: Details here

Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has been fined a total amount of £15,700 for his controversial behavior in the matches of the ATP Queen's Championship.

20 May 2019

French Open

Nadal enters French Open as favorite post heroics in Rome

Record French Open champion Rafael Nadal came up with an enthralling performance as he downed world number one Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 to win the Rome Open yesterday.

11 May 2019

French Open

Roger Federer faces tough battle at Rome Open: Details here

20-time Grand Slam Champion Roger Federer has been handed a tough draw at the Rome Open.

05 May 2019

French Open

Why Rafael Nadal might not win the French Open 2019?

When it comes to men's tennis tournaments on clay courts, Rafael Nadal is the only name that comes to one's mind.

14 Feb 2019


Europa League: Fans stabbed in Rome ahead of Sevilla-Lazio

The scenes in Rome went out of control after 40 people were involved in a clash ahead of the Europa League tie between Lazio and Sevilla.

31 Jan 2019


Tennis icon Nadal set to marry girlfriend of 14 years

In a good news for his fans, Spain's Rafael Nadal has gotten engaged to his girlfriend Mery Perello, who he has been dating for 14 years.

19 Nov 2018

Serena Williams

Zverev beats in-form Djokovic to grab first ATP Finals title

Alexander Zverev performed the miracle of the year as he won the ATP Finals title by defeating world number one Djokovic.

24 Oct 2018


Rome: Over 20 people injured as escalator loses control

Over 20 people suffered injuries at a Central Rome metro station on Tuesday when an escalator malfunctioned; most of them were Russian football fans.

05 Jul 2018


Alexa is the game master in a new board game

London-based startup Sensible Object has launched a new board game called "When in Rome," which uses Amazon's voice-enabled digital assistant Alexa as the game master.

26 May 2018


Everything you need to know about 2018 French Open

The second Grand Slam of the year- French Open is all set to start from Sunday, May 27 onwards at the Roland Garros.

03 May 2018

Real Madrid

Roma vs Liverpool: Records broken in the fixture

Goals, drama, action and heartbreak, the Champions League fixture between Roma and Liverpool had it all.

02 May 2018

Real Madrid

Liverpool look to join Real in Champions League final

Liverpool will be out to get past AS Roma in their semi-final second leg of the UEFA Champions League at Rome's Olimpico.

29 Apr 2018


Mumtaz's daughter dismisses death rumors, says she's "happy and healthy"

Veteran actress Mumtaz's younger daughter Tanya Madhvani has dismissed the reports of her death.

24 Apr 2018


Carlo Ancelotti set to be offered Italy job: Reports

Former Bayern Munich and AC Milan manager Carlo Ancelotti could be offered a two-year deal of coaching the Italian national team, as per reports.

09 Feb 2018


Gunman kills one Indian-American, injures another in Georgia

A 28-year-old gunman went on a shooting rampage at two convenience stores in Rome, Georgia, on Tuesday night, killing one Indian-American and seriously injuring another.

31 May 2017

Road Accidents

Rome- Intoxicated driver mows down five pedestrians

A driver in Rome knocked down five pedestrians, seriously injuring two. All have been hospitalized.

20 May 2017

French Open

Dominic Thiem stuns Rafa Nadal in the Italian Open QF

Avenging his loss at the recent Madrid final, World No 9 Dominic Thiem ousted Rafa Nadal in the Italian Open quarter-final.

10 May 2017

Emmanuel Macron

Macron quest for EU reforms could irk member countries

France's newly elected president Emmanuel Macron is known to have a pro-European Union stance.

ICC mulls cricket for 2024 Olympics

Dave Richardson, chief executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC) said the body will make a decision on allowing cricket as a sport in the 2024 Olympics. He said they would make the decision by July.

25 Feb 2017

UEFA Champions League

Yesterday my dream died: Ranieri

Sacked Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri released a statement in which he said his dream was broken after he was sacked.

24 Feb 2017

UEFA Champions League

Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri sacked

With just months after leading Leicester City to a Premier League victory, the club has sacked their manager Claudio Ranieri.

Baseball re-added for Tokyo 2020

The International Olympic Committee has approved five games to be added to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.