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Juventus beat Inter Milan in Serie A


March 26th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), March 26 (IANS) Juventus beat Inter 2-0 at home in the Derby d'Italia to move within four points of the Serie A football leaders AC Milan.Following ... Read more...

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Fiat profit more than doubled in fourth quarter


February 3rd, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), Feb 3 (IANS/AKI) Fiat, Italy's largest carmaker, said its profit from the last three months of 2011 more than doubled on the strength of American car giant Chrysler, ... Read more...

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Kolkata’s slum kids seek Don Bosco’s blessings


July 17th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Children from slums, students and people from all walks of life Sunday paid homage to the 19th century Italian priest and educator St. John Bosco, whose ... Read more...

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Don Bosco relics arrive in Kolkata


July 15th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) The relics of 19th century Italian priest and educator St. John Bosco arrived Friday in the city's Auxilium Parish. The sacred remains of the saint will ... Read more...

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Indian archery squad named for World Cups


July 13th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) Rahul Banerjee and Tarundeep Rai were dropped for poor form from the archery squad named for the World Cup III and IV Tuesday, according to the ... Read more...

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Talukdar earns India one Olympic place in archery


July 9th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), July 8 (IANS) India's Jayanta Talukdar earned the country an Olympic quota place from the men's individual recurve event of the World Archery Championship Friday.The Indian, who was ... Read more...

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World archery: Indian women make it to London Olympics, men lose


July 6th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) The Indian recurve women's team, comprising Laishram Bombayla Devi, Deepika Kumari and Chekrovolu Swuro, Wednesday earned three Olympic quota places by defeating France 216-213 in the ... Read more...

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World archery: Indian men finish 10th, meet China in round I


July 5th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 5 (IANS) India Tuesday drew one of the top Asian countries China as its first-round rival in the team knockout event of the world Archery Championship at Turin ... Read more...

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World Archery championship: Indian women fourth in qualifiers


July 5th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 4 (IANS) India's women recurve team of Laishram Bombayla Devi, Deepika Kumari and Chekrovolu Swuro Monday gave India a flying start at the world championship in Turin (Italy) ... Read more...

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Indian archers will target Olympic berth at World meet


June 30th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The Indian archers will aim to qualify for the London 2012 Olympics at the 46th World Outdoor Target Archery Championship in Turin, Italy, July 3-10.For ... Read more...

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Juventus captain uses Facebook to announce child’s birth


December 29th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 29 (IANS/AKI) Juventus captain Alessandro Del Piero has announced the birth of his third child on his Facebook page and then posted an announcement on his official webpage. "He's ... Read more...

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Google Earth helps discover massive meteor crater


September 28th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Google Earth has helped spot a meteor crater in Egypt that lay undiscovered, which could help scientists size up risks of potentially catastrophic impacts. The unknown Kamil crater, 52 ... Read more...

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Micro-RNA decides malignancy of lung cancer


September 9th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 9 (ANI): Micro-RNA is what determines the malignancy of lung cancer, found a new study.Professor Dr. Heike Allgayer, head of a Clinical Cooperation Unit of DKFZ and UMM, is an ... Read more...

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Bono believed he would limp through his life after surgery


August 20th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): U2 star Bono was left believing that he would have to limp around onstage for the rest of his career after he was wheeled in for surgery for ... Read more...

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Higgs discovery rumour baseless


July 14th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Rumours of a discovery of the Higgs boson at Fermilab's Tevatron collider are apparently unfounded.Last week, blogger and physicist Tommaso Dorigo sparked speculation over an imminent announcement ... Read more...

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Fiat workers strike in Italy over bonuses


July 13th, 2010 - 6:48 am ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), July 13 (IANS/AKI) Hundreds of workers at Italian car giant Fiat's plant in the northern city of Turin walked of the job fearing the company may withhold thier bonuses for ... 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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Marlon Brando, Anthony Quinn exhibition to go on world tour


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): An exhibition of rare and unseen photographs of late actors Marlon Brando and Anthony Quinn are to be displayed in Italy before touring the world.Officials of the estate ... Read more...

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Pope visits Turin to see shroud


May 2nd, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), May 2 (DPA) Pope Benedict XVI arrived Sunday in Turin to visit a controversial Catholic relic - a cloth some say is the one used to wrap Jesus' body for ... Read more...

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Scotty Lago’s Olympic Run Jeopardized After Internet Photo Scandal


February 20th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Vancouver, Canada, Feb 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scotty Lago, the bronze medal winner for men's halfpipe at the Olympics, faced some controversies right after his success. After clinching the very prestigious ... Read more...

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Two million people set to see Shroud of Turin


February 18th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Turin (Italy), Feb 18(ANI): Some two million people are expected to view the Holy Shroud of the Cathedral of Turin, the purported burial cloth of Jesus Christ, when it goes on public ... Read more...

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Italian medico’s R-Day gift - 10 low-cost heart surgeries (With Images)


January 27th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Jan 27 (IANS) A world-renowned Italian medico gave a Republic Day gift to 10 Indian heart patients by performing low-cost angioplasty surgeries on them at a private hospital here. The surgeries ... Read more...

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Bullet mailed to Turin mayor over high-speed rail link


January 26th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), Jan 26 (IANS/AKI) A bullet was mailed to Turin mayor Sergio Chiamparino for his support of a controversial Italy-to-France high-speed train which opponents say will damage the environment. The 9-calibre bullet ... Read more...

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Beckham’s ’shorts and shirt off’ treat for female fans


January 11th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Ace midfielder David Beckham impressed Juventus female fans with a pitch side change of shorts.Beckham has been captured on camera wearing only his shirt and underwear during ... Read more...

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Qaddafi designs a rocket car to celebrate his 40 years in power


September 3rd, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli (Libya), Sep.3 (ANI): Libyan leader, Muammar al-Qaddafi, has designed a 'rocket car' to celebrate the 40th anniversary of his 1969 coup that brought him to power.The "Libyan Rocket", as the ... Read more...

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Italian nun sues beau over naked Facebook pics


July 18th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 18 (ANI): An Italian nun had to sue her cunning ex-boyfriend after he posted her naked pictures on Facebook, and refused to remove them.The 31-year-old nun, from Turin, Italy, ... Read more...

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Turin Shroud ‘was burial gown of Jesus’


April 10th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Turin Shroud, the linen cloth bearing image of a man who appears to have been physically traumatized in a manner consistent with crucifixion, could be the burial gown ... Read more...

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Sonia owns house in Italy, no car in India


April 6th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rae Bareli, April 6 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi owns neither a car nor a house in India but she has an ancestral home in Italy, according to papers she submitted ... Read more...

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Recovered fragments of 3,000 yr old papyrus may shed new light on Egyptian history


February 28th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Archaeologists in Italy have recovered new papyrus fragments, dating back to 3,000 years, which may finally help solve a century-old puzzle, shedding new light on ancient Egyptian ... Read more...

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Ancient Egyptians thought ”green magic” would keep child mummies healthy in afterlife


February 6th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): The discovery of a rare mummified child with a bright green amulet stone, once thought to hold magical powers, has led scientist to believe that the ancient ... Read more...

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Head of multinational lynched by workers in Greater Noida


September 22nd, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) The managing director of an Italy based multinational company in the industrial area of Greater Noida, adjacent to the national capital, was beaten to death ... Read more...

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San Francisco playing host to `slow food” plate-planet convention


September 1st, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep.1 (ANI): San Francisco is playing host to a four-day Slow Food Nation conference-convention-festival that highlights the connection between your plate and the planet. Slow Food was founded in 1989 by ... Read more...

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Car chase in Italian Job voted Best Movie Car Chase Of All Time


July 21st, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): The car chase in The Italian Job has been voted the Best Car Chase Of All Movies in a new poll of filmgoers.The 1969 pursuit follows three ... Read more...

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Statue of Mahatma Gandhi unveiled in Turin


April 18th, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by admin
Turin (Italy), Apr.18 (ANI): A grand bronze bust of Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation, was unveiled today at Piazza Cavour, in the heart of the north Italian industrial city of ... Read more...

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