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  1. News - World - ITALY

    La Scala opera house axes newly hired director over ‘conflict of interest’

    Posted May 16th 2014, 10:55pm by AP

    ... at the Zurich Opera before heading to Salzburg in 2011, has said he was following common practice at European theatres. Not since Ricardo Muti was pushed out as musical director in a worker mutiny ...

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    Disgraced former Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi begins community service for tax fraud

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:17pm by AFP

    ... for European Parliament elections despite being barred from running. His party is expected to come third with about 20 per cent of the vote. Massimo Restelli, head of the hospice's care services, ...

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    Berlusconi ordered to community service in Italy tax fraud case

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:33am by AFP

    ... concern about campaigning for European Parliament elections next month even though recent polls show him lagging behind the ruling centre-left Democratic Party. Berlusconi's lawyers Niccolo ...

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    Italy’s former prime minister Berlusconi back in court for bribery in new trial

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 11:11am by Agence France-Presse in Naples

    ... minister and former European Commission president Romano Prodi, as well as two former senators expected to say they were offered bribe money by Berlusconi. De Gregorio has told investigators ... and he still enjoys the support of six or seven million Italians according to polls. Berlusconi has vowed a robust campaign ahead of the European elections in May and on Saturday he declared ...

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    Italian mafia made ‘more cash than McDonald’s and Deutsche Bank’ in 2013

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... last year, said the report based on analysis of documents from Italy's interior ministry and police, parliament's anti-mafia commission and the national anti-mafia task force. ...

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    Matteo Renzi, Italy's new prime minister, vows immediate reforms

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 06:09am by Reuters

    ... former International Monetary Fund official, will be the fourth technocrat in a row at the economy ministry, the key contact point with the European Central Bank and European Union partners. As head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's economics department, Padoan has called for aggressive easing from the European Central Bank and was an early critic ...

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    Lampedusa migrant boat disaster death toll rises to 232

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 10:54am by Reuters in Lampedusa

    ... this year by the flight of refugees from war-torn Syria. European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso is due to visit Lampedusa on Wednesday to discuss joint action on the refugee crisis following calls from Italian politicians for more help from the European Union. For now, the government has proposed setting up “humanitarian corridors” to identify more quickly the vessels making ...

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    Matteo Renzi pledges jobs as he prepares to lead Italy

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 09:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Renzi pledges to tackle high unemployment and poor economic growth Renzi jobs pledge as he prepares to lead Italy Italy’s Matteo Renzi was nominated to be the European Union’s youngest prime minister on Monday and immediately outlined an ambitious reform plan, promising “energy, enthusiasm and commitment” to revitalise the euro zone’s third largest ...

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    Italian Prime Minister Letta resigns after 10 months in office

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 11:10pm by AFP

    ... who is the mayor of the northern city of Florence, still faces delicate days ahead before he can finally clinch his goal of becoming the European Union's youngest prime minister ...

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    Divers recover 10 more bodies after Italy shipwreck

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

    ... Laurent Fabius said in an interview with Europe 1 radio on Sunday. European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso will visit Lampedusa on Wednesday, Letta said. Fabius called for a bigger ... disaster has renewed pressure from Italy for more help from the European Union, and many local lawmakers are calling for immediate changes to domestic immigration laws. “Everything has changed ...




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