Rosie Scammell

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Lumina International Photography Festival Opens In Italy

(2) Comments | Posted 25 November 2012 | (21:06)

A new photography festival opened in Tuscany on Saturday, where the prestigious World Press Photo exhibition vies for attention with an innovative project exploring European identity.


The Lumina International Photography and VideoArt Festival will run until 16 December in Lucca,...

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A Glutton's Truffle Hunt in Tuscany

(0) Comments | Posted 16 November 2012 | (23:00)

Pecorino cheese drizzled with truffle-infused honey and a glass of pinot grigio; a standard start to a day at Giulio Benuzzi's house on the Tuscan hillside. It is a Sunday morning, 11.00am by the chime of the church bells next door, and Giulio's guests are beginning their day with the...

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Hunger Strike Speaks of Downward Spiral in Budapest

(0) Comments | Posted 24 January 2012 | (18:46)

A hunger strike sparked by one blurred face on national television has captured the wave of discontent spreading across Hungary, a country in the heart of Europe but far from the minds of its neighbours.

"It has become a symbol of resistance against any kind of dictatorial rule," says Balazs...

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