A Palermo judge ordered former seventime Italian prime minister Giulio Andreotti to stand trial in Sicily on charges of Mafia membership. Prosecuting magistrates have alleged that Andreotti, 76, protected the crime organization in exchange for political support for his Christian Democratic party in Sicily.
She is following in the footsteps of Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell and Claudia Schiffer—and, of course, Canadian supermodel Linda Evangelista, who just happens to be her first cousin. But, says Vanessa Evangelista, she has no intention of riding on the coattails of her famous relative.By BARBARA WICKENS3 min
It was a time in Canada, in the years following the Second World War, when everything seemed possible. Returning from the battlefields of Europe, the country’s best and brightest came to Ottawa to help construct a modem and benevolent land.By WARREN CARAGATA, LUKE FISHER7 min
Human ingenuity has discovered several uses for the condom beyond its original purpose as a prophylactic. During the Gulf War, allied troops used condoms to stop sand from getting into their rifle barrels. Now, the producers of The Who’s rock opera Tommy, which opened last week in Toronto, have found a more entertaining use for the latex sheaths.By BARBARA WICKENS5 min
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