Italian priest offers couples own money to wed

June 12th, 2012 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 12 (IANS/AKI) A priest in a small village in northern Italy says the weak economy is scaring couples away from the altar. So he has started offering an ... Read more...

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2,000-year-old ship found near Rome

April 30th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
Rome, April 30 (IANS/AKI) The remains of a 2,000-year-old wooden ship, dating back to the Roman Empire, have been found near Rome's ancient port of Ostia.The ship's discovery, made during ... Read more...

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Versace killed ‘over debts to mafia’

December 6th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 06 (ANI): Fashion designer Gianni Versace was allegedly murdered because of debts to the Mafia.The 50-year-old was gunned down on the steps of his Miami apartment in 1997 by serial ... Read more...

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Italian farmers unveil anti-aging square ’super tomato’

July 6th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 6 (ANI): Italian farmers have unveiled a square "super tomato", which, they say, actually slows the aging process.Farmers said the new variety of the salad favourite contained high concentrations of ... Read more...

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Six arrested over child pornography network

July 3rd, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), July 3 (IANS/AKI) Six people have been arrested in Italy for being part of an international internet child pornography ring spread across 27 countries. According to police, more than 70 ... Read more...

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Buffon fears his World Cup could be over

June 16th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, South Africa, June 16 (DPA) Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon fears that back problems could bring a premature end to his World Cup participation. "I am very worried about my World Cup," the ... Read more...

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Judges Release Their Reasons For Amanda Knox Conviction

March 6th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Italian judge Giancarlo Massei has issued her legal opinion in the case of Amanda Knox. In it she states that the case against Amanda Knox in ... Read more...

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Italian court says that Amanda Knox didn’t plan Meredith’s murder

March 6th, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Perugia, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Italian court officials revealed that the murder of Meredith Kercher, by Amanda Knox wasn’t premeditated. They say that it wasn’t planned and also wasn’t a ... Read more...

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One-two finish for Brawn GP, Force India’s Sutil is fourth

September 13th, 2009 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Monza, Italy, Sep 13 (DPA) Force India missed a second successive podium finish with Adrian Sutil coming fourth at the Italian Grand Prix Sunday, showing that Giancarlo Fisichello's second-place finish in Spa ... Read more...

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Italian city fines tourist for urinating in canal

July 28th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Venice (Italy), July 28 (DPA) A tourist who urinated in one of Venice's famous canals has been fined after being caught in the act by the Italian lagoon city's mayor, a newspaper ... Read more...

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Versace does not fear recession

January 10th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) International luxury brand Versace will not pander to recession by lowering its prices or offering dramatic sale discounts, says the label's CEO Giancarlo di Risio. "We want to ... Read more...

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Italian expert to spend months in cave

June 21st, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Cagliari (Sardinia), June 21 (DPA) An Italian speleologist or cave specialist plans to descend 50 metres below the ground in an effort to break the world record for time spent living ... Read more...

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