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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Genoa bureaucracy blasted as unprepared for latest flood disaster

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:38am by Reuters

    ... weaknesses have also been highlighted. "The problem of water security in Italy isn't mainly to do with resources, it's about political will and bureaucracy," Vincenzi said. ...

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    Italian court clears Silvio Berlusconi of underage-sex charge

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 01:11am by AFP

    ... Berlusconi of having sex with an underage prostitute and abuse of power in a surprise ruling that will strengthen the former prime minister on the political scene. "The defendant ... the political scene entirely. "This ruling will bring people together. We will be calmer working in future and be more united between ourselves and with all of the centre-right," Lucio Malan, ...

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    Berlusconi’s latest political strategy: pet adoptions

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 07:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Rome

    ... scrambles to revive support for his centre-right Forza Italia (Go Italy) party, hit hard by his political downfall last year. An Ixe poll carried out for Rai 3 television on Saturday showed Forza ... Italians who have a dog or cat will only be able to look on us with fondness, which will help the moderates become a strong political force, a majority,” he was quoted as saying on Saturday. ...

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    Matteo Renzi, the golden boy of Italian politics about to take power

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 02:48pm by GUARDIAN

    ... the same thing- only now the problem isn't a word game, but Italy itself. Italian President Giorgio Napolitano was due to hold talks with political parties yesterday before choosing a new ...   Observers have said a politician who built his persona on a rejection of the old political guard appears to have put himself in pole position with skills that could have come straight from ...

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    Italian police arrest mayor of Venice in corruption investigation

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 04:30pm by AP

    ... characteristics as Italy's "Kickback City" scandal of 20 years ago that toppled an entire political class. "There are even some of the same players," prosecutor Carlo Nordio, who ... arrest, accused of illegally financing political parties. The others were accused of illicit party financing, corruption and fiscal fraud, among other charges. Orsoni's lawyer released ...

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    Berlusconi’s ex-wife Veronica Lario in row over tabloid’s portrayal of women

    Posted May 20th 2014, 09:18pm by GDN

    ... my peers- go to a plastic surgeon?" The interview, published on Sunday, was met with support from women across the political spectrum, including from within Berlusconi's Forza ...

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

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

    ... stint for political grandstanding in front of the world's media and will treat him like any other volunteer. But Berlusconi's presence was anything but normal. Volunteers working ... Italian media reported that medical workers had been asked not to take photos or videos inside the hospice. Berlusconi has dominated Italian politics for two decades and is leading a campaign ...

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    Silvio Berlusconi's daughter Marina may enter Italian politics

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 08:48pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rome Berlusconi's daughter may try politics Silvio Berlusconi's daughter Marina, touted as his possible political successor, was given a boost ... eldest daughter, who has repeatedly denied an interest in entering politics. Berlusconi's conviction for tax fraud earlier this year and an upcoming Senate vote on whether to expel him from ...

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    Milan court bans Berlusconi from politics for two years

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 06:48pm by Associated Press in Milan

    ... Associated Press in Milan Italian ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi banned from political office following tax fraud conviction A Milan appeals court has set Italian ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi’s political ban in his tax fraud conviction at two years. The court was ordered by Italy’s highest court to determine the length of the political ban accompanying his tax fraud conviction ...

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    Berlusconi ordered to community service in Italy tax fraud case

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

    ... special dispensation to travel to Rome between Tuesdays and Thursdays for political engagements. The former prime minister will also have to respect a curfew by staying at home in either Rome ... But he remains the leader of Italy's main centre-right party, Forza Italia (Go Italy), and is still a major political player. The ruling is certain to ease the veteran politician's ...




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