Le pape ouvre un synode dans une ambiance tendue

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Le pape François a ouvert dimanche dans une ambiance tendue un synode historique sur la famille, censé réexaminer de façon “ouverte” la place dans l’Eglise de personnes qui en sont aujourd’hui exclues, comme les divorcés remariés ou les couples en union libre.

Location: Vatican-Rome, Italy - October 2014

George Clooney fans out in droves as celeb registers marriage

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George Clooney and British-Lebanese human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin headed to Venice’s town hall on Monday to officially register their marriage. Tourists and the media circled the area to get a glimpse of the newly-weds as they left the building an officially married couple. A small protest against cuts to public spending and big cruise ships was held in the building next door, yet even the protesters stopped to admire the Clooneys’ as they set off down the Canal Grande.

Location: Venice, Italy - September 2014

One last look at Clooney before he ties the knot

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George Clooney arrived at the Aman hotel in Venice Saturday afternoon for a wedding ceremony with his bride-to-be Amal Alamuddin. The twilight reception at the hotel is a symbolic affair, and the two are likely to register their marriage at Venice Town Hall Monday. The couple already acquired marriage licenses in the United Kingdom in August.

Location: Venice, Italy - September 2014

Italy’s cashmere king seeks to maintain ‘dignity’ in fashion

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Italian designer Brunello Cucinelli is a one-time hippy who has spent 36 years transforming himself from an engineering dropout into Italy’s king of cashmere, and a champion of capitalism with a human face

Location: Milan, Italy - September 2014

Chinese entrepreneur and designer Zhu Chongyun charms Milan with Italian vision of Krizia future
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In an interview with AFP on the sidelines of Milan fashion week, Zhu Chongyun, the glamorous Chinese entrepreneur and designer who has taken over Krizia, vows to maintain the historic fashion house’s made-in-Italy heritage.
Location: Milan, Italy - September 2014

Chinese entrepreneur and designer Zhu Chongyun charms Milan with Italian vision of Krizia future

AFP: produced, shot and edited

In an interview with AFP on the sidelines of Milan fashion week, Zhu Chongyun, the glamorous Chinese entrepreneur and designer who has taken over Krizia, vows to maintain the historic fashion house’s made-in-Italy heritage.

Location: Milan, Italy - September 2014

L’Italie fête les 80 ans de son trésor national : Sophia Loren

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Sophia Loren a eu 80 ans ce samedi, une icône célébrée à travers l’Italie pour sa beauté et son talent qui a marqué le cinéma italien. A Milan une exposition photographique a ouvert ses portes en même temps que se déroulent les défilés de mode des collections printemps/été 2015 dans la ville.

Location: Milan, Italy - September 2014

Hair stylist Curletto adds his touch to Milan fashion week

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Franco Curletto is one of Milan’s most renowned hair stylists, and during fashion week he exchanges the salon for the catwalk

Location: Milan, Italy - September 2014

Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo to step down in October
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Luca Di Montezemolo confirmed that he will step down as Ferrari chairman at a packed news conference on Wednesday (10th September).

After more than two decades presiding over one of the biggest and most successful teams in Formula One, Luca Di Montezemolo is stepping down as president of Ferrari.
Location: Maranello, Italy - September 2014

Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo to step down in October

SNTV: produced, shot and edited

Luca Di Montezemolo confirmed that he will step down as Ferrari chairman at a packed news conference on Wednesday (10th September).

After more than two decades presiding over one of the biggest and most successful teams in Formula One, Luca Di Montezemolo is stepping down as president of Ferrari.

Location: Maranello, Italy - September 2014