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Food delivery man in Rome goes on antisemitic rant, stabs man, flees

The alleged attacker ranted about Jews while waiting for the food. The alleged victim protested the antisemitic rhetoric before he was stabbed in the face.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
23/03/2021
The bronze sculpture of Boadicea and Her Daughters in London, created by Thomas Thornycroft.

War coin trove linked to ancient rebellion led by Queen Boudicca found in UK

The coins date to about 40-50 CE, matching up well with the timeline of the queen's revolt in eastern England in either 60 or 61 AD against the occupying Romans.

Israeli medical delegation to fly to Italy, help contain COVID-19 spread

"Israel and Italy are allies that hold a deep connection and collaborate on many issues, so it's only natural that Israel will seek to help Italy in a time of need."

Buried under Serbian cornfield, Roman military HQ sheds its secrets

Covering an estimated 3,500 square meters, the headquarters - or principium - belonged to the VII Claudia Legion.

By REUTERS
29/11/2020
Inauguration of Elio Toaff Street in Rome in October 2019.

Tobia Zevi is a star in Rome’s Jewish community. Will he become mayor?

If he succeeds, he is set to make history, becoming the second-ever Jewish mayor of the Italian capital, the first in over a century.

By SIMONE SOMEKH/JTA
10/10/2020

Israel, Italy to develop coronavirus test using speech analysis

Clinical trial technology will include speech analysis of patient coughing for diagnosis of the coronavirus.

Rome-TLV flights to restart in July

Alitalia said it will also resume and increase flights from Rome Fiumicino to a series of other destinations often traveled by Israeli passengers in transit via Italy, including Boston and London.

14/06/2020

Rome Catholic churches closed due to coronavirus

The decree by Cardinal Angelo De Donatis, Pope Francis' vicar for the Rome archdiocese, will remain in effect until at least April 3.

By REUTERS
13/03/2020

Pro-Soleimani posters appear across Italy honoring slain General

The posters in honor of slain Iranian general Qasem Soleimani were placed by the European Solidarity Front for Syria.

By CARMEL MADADSHAHI
17/02/2020
Screenshot from Twitter account of Mario Improta.

Brexit cartoon depicts EU as Auschwitz, Boris Johnson as prisoner

The illustrator describes himself as a "anti-euro nationalist" and stood by his work. In the past, he has collaborated with the municipality of Rome.

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