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Hundreds feared dead after migrant boat heading for Italy capsizes - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk

Hundreds feared dead after migrant boat heading for Italy capsizes
Telegraph.co.uk
Italy has saved more than 100,000 boat people since last autumn, when it launched a humanitarian effort called Mare Nostrum (Our Sea) to intercept and rescue the migrants trying to reach the islands of Lampedusa and Sicily, the nearest landfall to ...
Scores feared dead as migrants' boat sinks off LibyaThe Guardian
Scores of migrants drown as boat capsizes off LibyaFRANCE 24

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Scottish separatism fuels movements in Spain and Italy - Financial Times

Scottish separatism fuels movements in Spain and Italy
Financial Times
From Spain's Basque Country to Veneto in north-eastern Italy, independence-minded European regions are licking their lips at the prospect that Scotland will vote to secede from the UK in its September 18 referendum. Their enthusiasm is shared less ...

Only a monetary 'nuclear bomb' can save Italy now, says Mediobanca - Telegraph.co.uk (blog)

Only a monetary 'nuclear bomb' can save Italy now, says Mediobanca
Telegraph.co.uk (blog)
The OECD has drastically cut its growth forecast for Italy. The depression will drag on though most of 2015. The economy will contract by 0.4pc this year. It will remain stuck in the doldrums next year with growth of just 0.1pc. If so, Italy's public ...

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In Italy, Migrant Children Languish in Squalor - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

In Italy, Migrant Children Languish in Squalor
Wall Street Journal
AUGUSTA, Italy—About 120 African teenagers who made the harrowing boat voyage from Libya this year in search of a better life are crammed into a dilapidated former school in this Sicilian town. The building, which has been condemned, is so overcrowded ...

'Naked' Colombian cyclists cause stir in Italy race - Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

'Naked' Colombian cyclists cause stir in Italy race
Sydney Morning Herald
A Colombian women's cycling team has caused a stir when the kit they revealed for a race in northern Italy gave the appearance that the riders were semi-naked. The uniform was a traditional cycling outfit from the chest up and the thighs down, but the ...
Colombia women cycling team outfit raises eyebrows, a lot of eyebrowsColombia Reports
Colombian women's cycling team causes stir with unfortunate 'naked' jersey ...The Independent
Colombian women's cycling team's bizarre flesh-coloured kitDaily Mail
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OECD's Italy forecasts make chilling reading for Renzi - Reuters UK

Reuters UK

OECD's Italy forecasts make chilling reading for Renzi
Reuters UK
The implications of the deteriorating economy for public finances are grim, and are compounded by falling prices which make it even harder for Italy to pay back its debt. Consumer prices fell 0.1 percent in August from the year earlier, the country's ...
Italy - Factors to watch on September 16Reuters

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Pope Francis calls for peace on earth after visiting Italy's Redipuglia monument - Daily Mail

Daily Mail

Pope Francis calls for peace on earth after visiting Italy's Redipuglia monument
Daily Mail
A hundred years ago, Giovanni Bergoglio fought in some of the fiercest battles of the First World War. Luckily he survived, but his grandson Jorge Mario Bergoglio, now Pope Francis, remembers how the old man would only speak of the 'painful memories ...

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Switzerland beats Italy 3-1 in Davis Cup semifinal - Boston Herald

Boston Herald

Switzerland beats Italy 3-1 in Davis Cup semifinal
Boston Herald
Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a ball to Fabio Fognini, of Italy, during the third single match of the tennis Davis Cup World Group semifinal between Switzerland and Italy, in Geneva, Switzerland, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone ...
Swiss beat Italy, will face France in Davis Cup finalBusiness Insider
Italy wins doubles, cuts Swiss Davis Cup lead to 2-1Tennis Magazine

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Military Actions: Lima man takes rare journey through Italy - Insurance News Net

Military Actions: Lima man takes rare journey through Italy
Insurance News Net
Sept. 15 -- LIMA -- It was a journey that Ray Benacchi, of Lima , described as "adventurous" and "unbelievable." Benacchi was a member of the U.S. Navy in 1946 when he was given a rare chance to meet up with relatives who lived in Italy . While he has ...

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Deflation takes shine off sales for Italy's shopkeepers - Financial Times

Deflation takes shine off sales for Italy's shopkeepers
Financial Times
The appearance of deflation in Italy suggests a worrying spread from Spain, another peripheral eurozone economy, where it reared its head this year. Deflation is now stalking the home of Rome-born Mario Draghi, the European Central Bank president, who ...