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Buffon to extend Juventus deal


September 10th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is expected extend his contract with Juventus till 2016.An Italian daily La Gazzetta dello Sport reported Sunday that Italy custodian would ... Read more...

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Russian luge head dies in Croatia


June 25th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The president of the Russian Luge Federation, Leonid Gart, has died in an accident in Croatia, federation spokesman Mikhail Potapov said Monday.Gart, 39, had been ... Read more...

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Fiat sales take a hit in Europe


June 16th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, June 16 (IANS/AKI) Fiat's sales in Europe have plummeted over the weak economy and a saturated market demand for vehicles from Italy's biggest carmaker.Sales fell 12.1 percent compared to ... Read more...

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Lazio captain Mauri arrested for match-fixing


May 28th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 28 (IANS) Lazio skipper Stefano Mauri was arrested Monday amid a widening investigation into match-fixing scandals in Italian football.According to the Italian football association, Mauri was among the ... Read more...

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Juventus bids for Brazil’s Elkeson


May 17th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 17 (IANS) Italian Serie A champions Juventus have reportedly made a four million euro offer to sign Brazilian midfielder Elkeson.The Turin-based club plans to sign the ... Read more...

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Roma’s Lamela banned for spitting


April 24th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 24 (IANS) AS Roma player Erik Lamela received a three-match suspension after a spitting accident during Sunday's Italian Serie A football match at Turin.The Argentine midfielder spat at ... Read more...

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Estadio da Luz in Lisbon to host 2014 Champions League final


March 21st, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 21 (IANS) UEFA confirmed that the Estadio da Luz stadium in Lisbon will host the 2014 Champions League final while that year's Europa League final will be played ... Read more...

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AC Milan ends Udinese’s unbeaten run at home


February 12th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 12 (IANS) AC Milan ended Udinese's unbeaten record at home in the current season of Italian Serie A football, overcoming a one goal deficit to win ... Read more...

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Four tonnes of banned fireworks seized in Italy


December 30th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 30 (IANS/AKI) Police in Italy Friday carried out a pre-New Year's Eve crackdown on illegal fireworks and seized four tonnes of explosives.At least 367 kg of explosives were ... Read more...

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Italy bans New Year fireworks to protect pets


December 29th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Turin, Dec 29 (IANS/AKI) Italy's major cities including Turin, Venice and Bari would ban the use of explosives during the New Year celebrations to protect pets as well as humans.Turin's ... Read more...

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Buffon saves Totti’s penalty to extend Juventus’ unbeaten streak


December 13th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 13 (IANS) Legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon saved Francesco Totti's second-half penalty as Juventus registered a 1-1 draw at Roma to extend their unbeaten run in Italian Serie A ... Read more...

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Palermo need psychoanalysis, says coach


November 21st, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 21 (IANS) Palermo head coach Devis Mangia said his side "ought to go into psychoanalysis" to resolve their travel sickness following their 3-0 loss to Juventus in Serie ... Read more...

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Berlusconi says he won’t stand for re-election


November 9th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 9 (IANS/AKI) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said he doesn't aim to recapture his office in the next national election.The candidate for Berlusconi's centre-right People of Freedom party ... Read more...

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Buffon to finish his career in Juventus, says agent


September 17th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 17 (IANS) Italy's star goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon will finish his career at Juventus Footbal Club, his agent Silvano Martina revealed Friday.The 33-year-old has enjoyed a stellar career in ... Read more...

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US Olympics medalist commits suicide


July 27th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US skier Jeret Peterson, who won silver at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, has committed suicide by shooting himself in the head, US media reported ... Read more...

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Vatican declares war on ’secularisation’


July 14th, 2011 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Vatican City, July 14 (IANS/AKI) The Vatican has announced plans for a massive campaign beginning 2012 against "secularisation" in some of Europe's biggest cities.Archbishop Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical ... Read more...

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World Archery: Indian women lose in final, settle for silver


July 10th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) The Indian recurve women's team had to be satisfied with the silver after a 207-210 loss to Italy in the final of the World Archery Championship ... Read more...

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Italians protest high-speed rail link to France


July 4th, 2011 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
Rome, July 4 (IANS) Hundreds of demonstrators Sunday clashed with police in Italy protesting the construction of a high-speed rail link to France, Xinhua reported.About 50 police officers were injured ... Read more...

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Ferrari to modify name of race car after spat with Ford


February 12th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Turin, Feb 12 (IANS/AKI) Italy's Ferrari has said it has agreed to use the full name of its new Formula One race car after Ford complained that its abbreviation was a copy ... Read more...

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Mr Sangermano amazes doctors by sneezing out bullet


January 11th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Turin, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man miraculously survived a gunshot to the head with no major injury.What makes the incident very interesting is the fact that the man managed to sneeze ... Read more...

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Italian shot in head on New Year’s Eve sneezes out bullet!


January 11th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): An Italian man who was shot in the head during New Year's Eve celebrations has stunned doctors by sneezing out the stray bullet.Darco Sangermano was hit in the ... Read more...

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Oz firms for legal action against Delhi CWG organizers over unpaid millions


December 17th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 17 (ANI): Australian companies are planning to take legal action against the organizers of the New Delhi Commonwealth Games, claiming they are still owed millions for their work and are ... Read more...

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Google found guilty of defamation


September 28th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Google has been convicted of defaming a sex offender in France after the search engine giant linked his name to the word "rapist" in automatic web searches. The ... Read more...

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Why fish ‘n’ chips or an ABBA song trigger a rush of memories


August 6th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 6 (ANI): Do you know why 'fish 'n' chips remind you of that sunny picnic you had a few years ago or why an ABBA song reminds you of your ... Read more...

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Italy Alarmed Due To Blue Mozzarella Balls


June 21st, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A shopper in Italy was recently shocked, and raised an alarm which led to a recall of at least 70,000 mozzarella balls, after noticing that the ... Read more...

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Italian police confiscate 70,000 balls of ‘blue’ mozzarella cheese


June 21st, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Turin, Jun 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Italian police have confiscated 70,000 balls of mozzarella cheese because they developed a ‘bluish tint’ when exposed to the air. Generally the cheese is milky ... Read more...

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Fiat to sell industrial unit in stock market


April 22nd, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Turin, April 22 (IANS/AKI) Automobile maker Fiat will separate its industrial business and sell it on the stock market by the end of the year as it aims to manufacture six million ... Read more...

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Beckham snubbed by soccer poll


April 17th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Football star David Beckham has been knocked down to second place by former superstar Paul Gascoigne in a poll to find Britain's greatest soccer star. The online survey ... Read more...

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Juventus may not pitch for Rafa if they fail in Champions League


April 15th, 2010 - 10:30 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr.15 (ANI): Italian football club Juventus may have second thoughts about roping in Liverpool coach Rafa if they fail to make the Champions League knock-out round.The Turin giants are insisting that ... Read more...

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Berlusconi draws flak for claming opponent’s looks ‘ruin her day’


March 25th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): Silvio Berlusconi and controversy have almost become synonymous - the Italian Premier has now come under fire for sneering at a female opposition politician's looks at a campaign ... Read more...

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Mancini dismisses report about becoming Juventus’ new boss


March 22nd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has dismissed reports that he planning to become Juventus' new boss.Mancini, whose future depends on whether City get in the top four, ... Read more...

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Teenager slits father’s throat over video game


January 26th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Jan 26 (RIA Novosti) A 16-year-old boy in Italy has slit the throat of his father after a dispute over a soccer video game. The boy lost his temper after his father ... Read more...

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Juventus hope to recruit Mascherano and deepen Liverpool’s misery


October 9th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.9 (ANI): Juventus are preparing to deepen Liverpool's misery with a January raid for 24-year-old Argentine midfielder Javier Mascherano.The Turin giants are ready to offer 23-million-pounds as they seek to grab ... Read more...

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Lippi set on winning, no matter how


September 8th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Turin, Sep 8 (DPA) Fans warmly welcomed Marcello Lippi Tuesday during a training session the Azzurri squad held at Turin's Stadio Olimpico ahead of a crucial World Cup qualifier against Bulgaria, the ... Read more...

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Top Gear stars plan Italian Job Mini-chase in Belfast’s sewer


July 23rd, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Top Gear stars Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond are hoping to recreate the famous Mini car-chase scene in The Italian Job by racing through a sewer ... Read more...

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