In ruined Donetsk, a few anti-Russian activists still dare to carry out small acts of defiance
The Colosseum is undergoing to £20 million rejuvenation project - sponsored by the luxury leather brand Tod's
Inside the Holy See, there is a sense of apprehension similar to that found after the appointment of a crusading new chief executive
Is this what life on the other side of the "fiscal cliff" looks like?
At first glance, the shop on a nondescript street in this chaotic capital looks standard-issue military. Fatigues. Camouflage. Hunting gear. Deeper inside, the political message emerges. Black T-shirts emblazoned with modified swastikas — the symbol of the far-right Golden Dawn Party — are on sale. A proudly displayed sticker carries a favorite party slogan: "Get the Stench out of Greece."
Young love literally sealed itself to Rome's ancient Milvian Bridge. Inspired by a scene out of Italian teen literature, adolescent Romans began carving their initials onto padlocks and affixing them to the bridge's railings before tossing the key into the rushing Tiber. Thus, the Eternal City could bear witness to the boundlessness of juvenile romance.