Sunday, Oct 02, 2022



Venice unveils mandatory day-trippers' reservation and fee

July 03, 2022 7:47 pm

Tourists who choose not to stay overnight in hotels or other lodgings will have to sign up online for the day they plan to come and pay a fee. These range from 3 to 10 euros per person, depending on advance booking and whether it's peak season

Endangered corpse flower blooms in Warsaw, drawing crowds

June 14, 2021 7:55 pm

The endangered Sumatran Titan arum, a giant foul-smelling blossom also known as the corpse flower, went into a rare, short bloom at a botanical garden in Warsaw, drawing crowds who waited for hours to see it.

Action Stalled

December 26, 2014 1:00 am

Crowds in Kathmandu prevented Akshay Kumar from shooting for Baby

Pacino says crowds charge his batteries at Venice fest

September 12, 2014 1:00 am

Al Pacino stars in two movies shown at the 71st Venice Film Festival, which meant he had to do a double round of media events, but the 74-year-old said he drew energy from the crowds that turned out to see him

Busy town falls silent

September 10, 2013 1:27 am

A policeman entrusted with enforcing the curfew said the only vehicles we allow through are either of the police