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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Luxury fashion house Fendi sponsors restoration of Rome's Trevi Fountain

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:21pm by Reuters

    ... months. Water has already stopped flowing at the fountain site, which marks the end of an aqueduct said to have carried "Virgin Water" to thirsty ancient Romans, to allow the work. ...

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    Heritage fears over Rolling Stones show at Rome’s Circus Maximus

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 09:13pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Rolling Stones could put Rome's old stones at risk Conservationists in Rome are worried that a concert by the Rolling Stones in the city's Circus Maximus could pose a threat to the fragile ruins of the ancient chariot racing stadium. The British rockers, who played in Macau earlier this month, are set to perform for 65,000 fans on June 22. ...

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    Rome spared bankruptcy by federal bailout

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 06:49pm by The Guardian in Rome

    ... of a week which saw the spectre of bankruptcy loom large over the ancient capital, the Italian federal government said it had approved a last-minute decree that would give an urgently-needed ...

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    Ex-CIA Milan chief convicted of terror suspect abduction detained in Panama

    Posted Jul 19th 2013, 02:33am

    ... military bases, first in Italy, then in Germany, before being flown to Egypt. The cleric alleged he was tortured in Egypt. He was later released. The previous Italian government had said ...

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    Divers recover 10 more bodies after Italy shipwreck

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 05:46pm by Reuters in Lampedusa

    ... in the last two years. Most immigrants do not come for economic reasons... They come from states in war, Syria, Libya, Egypt... There is a need to change the laws on asylum,” Italian Prime Minister ...

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    Italy to step up migrant boat patrols in hope of saving survivors from shipwreck

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 10:06am by Reuters in Rome

    ... also destabilised by civil war in Syria and unrest in Egypt and elsewhere. “We intend to triple our presence, in terms of both men and means in the southern Mediterranean, ...

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    Four Chinese investigated over huge haul of fake goods in Italy

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 09:22pm by AFP

    ... Chinese businessman known only by the initials YB is under investigation in Rome following the raid, as are three of his fellow countrymen in Padua, the officers said. The three in the ancient ...

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    Eight dead as container ship crashes into control tower at port in Genoa

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in a series of incidents around the world in recent years, including in South Africa and Egypt. A report by Il Fatto Quotidiano said the company's ships had been tied to episodes of toxic- waste ...

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    ‘World’s oldest’ Torah scroll found in Italian archive

    Posted May 29th 2013, 05:49pm by AFP

    ... It was “completely normal” that Dominican friars would have an ancient Torah as there was close collaboration between Christian and Jewish scholars in the early Middle Ages, Perani said. The city of Bologna ...

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    Giulio Andreotti, Italy’s ex-PM surrounded by intrigue

    Posted May 06th 2013, 08:28pm by AFP

    ... who became famous for his put-downs, once said in an ironic reference to the battles between ancient Rome and Carthage. He was also blamed for his intransigence when his political rival Aldo ...




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