October 04, 2021 10:47 am
The symbolism is proliferating at fashion week: Dior’s models-as-chess-pieces; Saint Laurent’s damp catwalk and finale downpour. Some choices generate more head-scratching than others; some seem more relevant. Owens’ “Fogachine” was a doozy
September 20, 2021 2:57 pm
The craft, called “Noah’s Violin,” set sail accompanied by an escort of gondolas, and in no time a small flotilla of motorboats, water taxis and traditional flat-bottomed Venetian sandoli joined the violin as it glided from city hall, near the Rialto Bridge, to the ancient Customs House across from Piazza San Marco, about an hour’s ride
September 09, 2021 11:47 am
In 2019, Venice experienced the worst flooding the city has seen in decades. The waters in Venice peaked at 1.87 meters that year, the second highest since official records began in 1923
August 20, 2021 3:11 pm
The Italian ministers approved the ban preventing large cruise and container ships from entering the city's Giudecca canal that leads to the historic St Mark's Square.
June 25, 2021 2:13 pm
After a 15-month pause in mass international travel, Venetians are contemplating how to welcome visitors back to its picture-postcard canals and Byzantine backdrops without suffering the past indignities of crowds clogging narrow alleyways, day-trippers picnicking on stoops and selfie-takers crowding the Rialto Bridge
May 23, 2021 10:34 am
Iraq is one of three countries participating for the first time at the Biennale, with an exhibit by Rashad Salim titled “Ark Re-Imagined” that is an artistic examination of the impact of the great flood in ancient Mesopotamia
December 29, 2020 8:32 pm
Born on July 7, 1922 in Venice, Italy, Cardin was known for savvy business moves and his space-age designs that made him highly successful
December 09, 2020 12:39 pm
Some shops were flooded, and Venetians waded in water as they scrambled to set out raised walkways.
November 25, 2020 1:41 pm
It was originally proposed a tax on day visitors to the city would be levied, with rates starting €3 (INR 264.11) for a quiet day and going up to €10 (INR 880.36) for the busiest of days
July 23, 2020 1:20 pm
Earlier, a gondola da nolo, that takes tourists on a tour of the city's famed canals, carried up to six people
November 18, 2019 12:42 pm
High tidal waters returned to Venice on Sunday, days after the city experienced its worst flooding in more than 50 years.
November 14, 2019 8:33 am
Venice was hit by the highest tide late Tuesday, with tourists wading through flooded streets to seek shelter as the fierce wind whipped up waves in St. Mark's Square. It was the highest level since the record 194 cm set in 1966.
July 16, 2019 8:36 am
Shilpa Shetty, husband Raj Kundra, son Viaan and sister Shamita Shetty enjoyed the sights and sounds of Venice.
February 02, 2016 7:11 pm
Snapshots from the ongoing Venice Carnival — famed for its elaborate parades, extravagant costumes, and of course Venetian masks.