Italy

Australia’s truffle hunting fuels a hidden tourism boom

“Food, glorious food …” Oliver Twist and his famished orphan chums were right to deify the act of eating. And given the nation’s reverence for … Read more

Rallying-Argentina cancelled, Estonia to re-start WRC season in September

July 2 (Reuters) – World Rally Championship (WRC) organisers cancelled Argentina’s postponed round on Thursday while announcing the season, halted by the COVID-19 pandemic, would … Read more

Stocks skip higher ahead of U.S. jobs data

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Thursday as encouraging coronavirus vaccine trials kept investors’ spirits up ahead of what … Read more

Motor racing: No Orange Army as Verstappen chases Austrian hat-trick

(Reuters) – Red Bull’s Max Verstappen can complete a hat-trick of Austrian Grand Prix wins on Sunday in a season-opening race unlike any in Formula … Read more

WHO warns coronavirus pandemic is getting worse amid scary new record

The number of daily coronavirus cases has surged past 160,000 every day in the past week – a new record. The World Health Organisation warns … Read more

Daniel Ricciardo reacts to ‘insane’ F1 proposal

Daniel Ricciardo says it would be “insane” to race around Mugello if a second grand prix in Italy is added to this year’s revised F1 … Read more