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    Israeli author Keret calls Hamas-PLO accord 'positive'

    Reconciliation progress but recognition of Israel needed

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    Books: 'Bible and Quran in Lampedusa', itinerant liturgies

    Scriptures and diaries carried by those crossing the Med

  1. Sailing to 11 countries to 'rewrite' Homer's Odyssey
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    Sailing to 11 countries to 'rewrite' Homer's Odyssey

    Italians feature highly in EU literary cruise

  2. Pope may personally try to bring peace to conflict zones
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    Pope may personally try to bring peace to conflict zones

    'Perhaps in an impromptu way' says Secretary of State Parolin

  3. The beauty of the New Valley on show in Cairo
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    The beauty of the New Valley on show in Cairo

    Crafts and local culture at the Italian Institute of Culture

  4. Rome celebrates 2,767th birthday
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    Rome celebrates 2,767th birthday

    City keeping Imperial forums open at night to celebrate

  5. Spoleto Festival to star Wilson, Muti, Ronconi, Valeri
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    Spoleto Festival to star Wilson, Muti, Ronconi, Valeri

    Bennato, Huppert, Depardieu also on 57th roster

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    Tunisia: Artists against corruption to say Bye Bye Bakchich

    In Sousse medina, visual, plastic and performance art

  6. Newly discovered Ostia 'bigger than Pompeii' - Update
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    Newly discovered Ostia 'bigger than Pompeii' - Update

    Authorities find 'exceptional' new area of Ancient Rome near sea

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    Serbia: Paintings of Greece by Serbian painters exhibition

  7. 'Le challat de Tunis', disfigurer's crimes become movie
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    'Le challat de Tunis', disfigurer's crimes become movie

    In 2003 he slashed the backside of women considered too sexy

  8. Talal Derki's 'Return to Homs' wins Middle East Now
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    Talal Derki's 'Return to Homs' wins Middle East Now

    Director at Florence film festival,'don't believe regime's lies'

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    Mastroianni on 67th Cannes film festival poster

    From '8 1/2'; daughter says she is 'proud and touched'