International News Archive - July 05, 2011
Mass tourism, environmental neglect and rampant construction have a devastating effect on the lagoon city of Venice, warns Italyâ€™s leading heritage group Italia Nostra.
Word of the Day
- Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
- Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)