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News: Italy

We have started to collect the most important news related to Italy in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Pressure all on Man City - Cole

Monday, September 29th 2014, 20:34

Roma's Ashley Cole says the Italian side are underdogs as they prepare to face Manchester City in the Champions League.
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Prada bosses probed for tax evasion

Monday, September 29th 2014, 6:03
related places: Prada

Prada's two chief executives are being investigated by Italian authorities for possible tax evasion, the company said.
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VIDEO: Clooney marries in Venice

Saturday, September 27th 2014, 17:59
related places: Venice

George Clooney's representative says the actor has married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in Venice, Italy.
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Roma v Verona

Friday, September 26th 2014, 17:06
related places: Roma, Verona

Live updates as Francesco Totti starts for Roma as the Italian title hopefuls face Verona on his 38th birthday.
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Court to hear Berlusconi fraud appeal

Saturday, September 20th 2014, 0:08

The European Court for Human Rights will hear Italian ex-PM Silvio Berlusconi's appeal against a fraud conviction, his lawyer says.
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Prada profit hit by fall in sales

Friday, September 19th 2014, 15:53
related places: Prada

The Italian fashion house Prada reports a 20% fall in profit, hit by the strength of the euro and a fall in leather good sales.
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VIDEO: Hunting for migrants fleeing Libya

Tuesday, September 16th 2014, 5:42
related countries: Libya Libya

The growing instability and fighting in Libya, has turned the country into a major departure point for migrants who are hoping to reach Italian shores by boat.
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VIDEO: Pope conducts modern mass wedding

Sunday, September 14th 2014, 18:46
related places: Rome

Pope Francis has pronounced 20 Italian couples man and wife during a mass wedding ceremony in St Peter's Basilica in Rome.
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Pope marries cohabiting couples

Sunday, September 14th 2014, 15:33

Pope Francis marries 20 Italian couples at the Vatican, including some who were cohabiting, one of them with a child.
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Switzerland take 2-0 Davis Cup lead

Friday, September 12th 2014, 17:34
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Switzerland take a 2-0 lead over Italy in the semi-finals of the Davis Cup after wins for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka.
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Italian marine allowed to go home

Friday, September 12th 2014, 8:22
related countries: India India

India's Supreme Court allows one of the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012 to return home on medical grounds.
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ENI boss investigated for corruption

Thursday, September 11th 2014, 14:30

The chief executive of the Italian oil and natural gas company ENI is under investigation over possible international corruption charges.
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VIDEO: Pizza chefs fight off armed robbers

Tuesday, September 9th 2014, 16:31

Staff at a pizzeria in Italy successfully fend off would-be robbers - despite being held up at gun point.
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Italian diva Magda Olivero dies

Tuesday, September 9th 2014, 6:59
related places: Milan

One of the great Italian divas, the soprano Magda Olivero, dies at the age of 104 in Milan after a career spanning more than 70 years.
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Italian nuns die in Burundi attack

Monday, September 8th 2014, 15:18
related countries: Burundi Burundi
related places: Bujumbura

Three elderly Italian nuns are killed at their convent in Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi.
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Hamilton wins after Rosberg error

Sunday, September 7th 2014, 14:40
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton wins the Italian Grand Prix after Nico Rosberg's mistake under pressure from his Mercedes team-mate.
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Hamilton takes first pole since May

Saturday, September 6th 2014, 15:01
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Spain Spain

Lewis Hamilton beats Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg at the Italian Grand Prix to take his first pole since May.
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Hamilton top after Rosberg problem

Saturday, September 6th 2014, 10:32
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Ferrari

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton beats Ferrari's Fernando Alonso in final practice at the Italian Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg hits trouble.
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Italian strike disrupts UK flights

Saturday, September 6th 2014, 10:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK travellers are among the air passengers facing disruption due to a strike by Italian air traffic controllers, with scores of flights cancelled.
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Rosberg top after Hamilton issue

Friday, September 5th 2014, 14:18
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Nico Rosberg tops second practice at the Italian Grand Prix as team-mate Lewis Hamilton takes second despite reliability problems.
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Hamilton tops Italy practice

Friday, September 5th 2014, 10:07
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton set a searing pace in first practice at the Italian Grand Prix amid continuing fall-out from his clash with Nico Rosberg.
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UK service sector sees strong growth

Wednesday, September 3rd 2014, 10:40
related countries: France France

The UK service sector records its fastest growth for almost a year, but recovery in the eurozone slows, closely-watched surveys suggest.
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Chelsea's Van Ginkel joins AC Milan

Monday, September 1st 2014, 11:58
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Ginkel, Marco

Chelsea's 21-year-old Netherlands midfielder Marco van Ginkel joins Italian side AC Milan on a season-long loan.
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Richards set to sign for Fiorentina

Monday, September 1st 2014, 11:24

Manchester City defender Micah Richards - their longest serving player - arrives in Italy to finalise a loan move to Fiorentina.
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Key EU jobs go to Italy and Poland

Saturday, August 30th 2014, 20:49
related countries: Poland Poland
related places: Pole

EU puts Pole and Italian at helm in tough times
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Federer & Sharapova win at US Open

Saturday, August 30th 2014, 4:21
related countries: United States United States

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova enjoy straight sets wins in the US Open but Venus Williams and Simona Halep go out.
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Italian lawyers urged to work faster

Saturday, August 30th 2014, 0:55

Italian PM Matteo Renzi announces measures to quicken the pace of the country's notoriously slow justice system to help the struggling economy.
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Venice kicks off with Birdman film

Thursday, August 28th 2014, 8:43

The Venice Film Festival gets under way in Italy with Birdman, a comedy drama about an actor trying to escape from the shadow of his most famous role.
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Celebrating the joy of craftsmanship

Tuesday, August 26th 2014, 23:01

The Italian city that as been making violins for centuries
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Balotelli seals £16m Liverpool move

Monday, August 25th 2014, 16:03

Italy forward and ex-Manchester City player Mario Balotelli completes his £16m move from AC Milan to Liverpool.
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More migrant deaths in Italy waters

Monday, August 25th 2014, 8:52
related places: Lampedusa

Italy's navy recovers six bodies after a fishing boat carrying African migrants sank south of Lampedusa in the third fatal incident in as many days.
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Liverpool agree £16m Balotelli fee

Thursday, August 21st 2014, 12:59

Liverpool agree a £16m fee with Italian club AC Milan to sign former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli.
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'Our economic system doesn't work'

Wednesday, August 20th 2014, 23:03
related places: Rome

Shopkeepers in Rome deal with reality of endless economic crisis
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Bodies found after Tornado collision

Wednesday, August 20th 2014, 13:16

Two bodies are found after Italian Tornado fighter jets collide and crash during training, while the fate of two other crew members is unknown.
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Tornado fighters collide in Italy

Tuesday, August 19th 2014, 17:22

Two Italian military fighter jets collide and crash during a training exercise near Ascoli and the four people on board are reported missing.
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Conte confirmed as new Italy boss

Thursday, August 14th 2014, 20:02

Italy appoint former Juventus boss Antonio Conte as their new coach, following Cesare Prandelli's resignation.
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Monday, August 11th 2014, 11:35
related places: Rome

A sculpture by Jake and Dinos Chapman is removed from display at a Rome art gallery after complaints that the work is "paedo-pornographic".
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Medel joins Inter Milan for £10m

Saturday, August 9th 2014, 17:07
related countries: Chile Chile

Cardiff's Gary Medel joins Inter Milan after the Italian club pays £10m for the Chilean, who cost Cardiff £11m in 2013.
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VIDEO: Forgotten K2 climber left to freeze

Friday, August 8th 2014, 20:34
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Sixty years ago, Amir Mehdi was betrayed by his Italian companions and denied glory at the summit of Pakistan's K2 mountain.
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Italian Senate to cut its powers

Friday, August 8th 2014, 17:20

Senators in Italy vote in favour of sweeping reforms that could lead to a dramatic reduction in the size and power of the upper house of parliament.
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Left out to freeze on K2

Thursday, August 7th 2014, 20:39

The porter Italian climbers left out to freeze on K2
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World's oldest bank posts heavy loss

Thursday, August 7th 2014, 17:29
related places: Monte, Siena

The world's oldest surviving bank, Italy's Monte dei Paschi di Siena, reports a quarterly loss of 179m euros due to the cost of bad loans.
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Anger at Concordia captain's lecture

Wednesday, August 6th 2014, 15:53

The captain of the sunken Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia sparks outrage after delivering a lecture to university students on best emergency practices.
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Italy falls back into recession

Wednesday, August 6th 2014, 10:28

Italy has fallen back into recession after the country's economy contracted by 0.2% in the second quarter of the year.
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Cyclist Pantani's death case reopened

Monday, August 4th 2014, 13:37

Prosecutors in Italy reopen an inquiry into Marco Pantani's death after the cyclist's family presents what it says is evidence he was murdered.
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VIDEO: Four killed at Italy festival

Sunday, August 3rd 2014, 20:48
related places: Venice

Four people are killed and 20 others injured after a flash flood tore through a festival in a village near Venice in northern Italy.
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Famous Italian statue in thong row

Sunday, August 3rd 2014, 15:48

A row breaks out in Italy after a photographer dresses up a famous 2,500-year-old statue in a leopard-skin thong and pink feather boa.
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Lethal flood hits Italy festival

Sunday, August 3rd 2014, 8:53
related places: Venice

Four people are killed and 20 others injured after a flash flood tore through a festival in a village near Venice in northern Italy.
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VIDEO: Sour grapes? Italian winemakers at war

Sunday, August 3rd 2014, 8:45

The natural wine movement in Italy says their product is 'true' to wine drunk in the middle ages but has caused controversy in the industry. Alan Johnson reports from Tuscany.
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Sudan 'apostasy' woman arrives in US

Friday, August 1st 2014, 1:51
related countries: Sudan Sudan, United States United States

A woman who fled Sudan after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam has arrived in the US state of New Hampshire to start a new life.
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Italy in Europe-wide mafia crackdown

Thursday, July 31st 2014, 14:26

Italian police secure the arrest of members of a mafia clan across Europe - with information from a woman once held as a virtual prisoner by the clan.
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VIDEO: Underwater art exhibition in Italy

Thursday, July 31st 2014, 12:53

An exhibition of photographs is taking place underwater off an Italian island.
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Italy to 'help douse' Libya fire

Tuesday, July 29th 2014, 9:53
related countries: Libya Libya

Italy offers to help extinguish a huge blaze that has engulfed the biggest fuel storage facility in the Libyan capital, Libya's government says.
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Man City & Italy racism claims probed

Monday, July 28th 2014, 14:03

Fifa looks into claims a Manchester City player was racially abused in Croatia, and that an Italian official made racist comments.
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VIDEO: Costa Concordia ends final voyage

Sunday, July 27th 2014, 18:39
related places: Genoa

The wrecked Italian cruise ship, the Costa Concordia, has entered the port of Genoa for scrapping after a two-year salvage operation.
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Nibali seals Tour de France win

Sunday, July 27th 2014, 18:05
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wraps up his first victory in the three-week race as Marcel Kittel wins the final stage in Paris.
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