- Breitbart News 17:39May 20, 2022First Cases of 'Monkeypox' Discovered in Sweden and ItalySweden and Italy are the latest countries to report cases of the so-called "Monkeypox", with others already reported in Spain and the UK.
< Health, London / Europe, Africa, Italy, monkeypox, Outbreak, Sweden, uk, Virus >
- Business Insider 16:55May 20, 2022Russian oil exports to Italy have more than quadrupled due to unintended consequences of Western sanctionsRussia has exported about 450,000 barrels per day of crude to Italy this month, the most since 2013.
< Markets, MI Exclusive, Russia, Italy, Oil, Crude Oil, Refinery, Embargo, Sanctions >
- Business Insider 10:22May 20, 2022A 400-year-old Italian church that's been converted into a home is on the market for $3.32 million — take a look insideThe church is in a tiny Italian village. Its original architectural features have been preserved, with exposed brick archways and a wooden ceiling.
< Real Estate, Features, home tour, Mansion, Mansion House, Italy, Milan, Church >
- FoxNews 20:50May 19, 2022Eritrean cyclist Biniam Girmay suffers freak eye injury while celebrating historic victoryBiniam Girmay, of Eritrea, popped the prosecco bottle and the cork hit him in the eye, contributing to a scary injury.
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- Petapixel 20:45May 16, 2022Jason Momoa Apologizes for Taking Photos in Sistine ChapelActor Jason Momoa apologized for taking photos in the Sistine Chapel after disgruntled fans pointed out to him that the series of images he posted on his Instagram violated the rules that are normally enforced for everyone else.
< Culture, News, instagram, italy, jasonmomoa, rome, sistinechapel, socialmedia, thevatican >
- Business Insider 18:09May 15, 2022Italy thwarted cyberattacks from pro-Russian hackers during the Eurovision Song ContestPro-Russian hackers threatened to "send 10 billion requests" to Eurovision's online voting system and "add votes to some other country."
< International, Politics, News, Italy, Russia, Cybercrime, Hackers, Eurovision Song Contest >
- Business Insider 15:42May 12, 2022Italy says companies can buy Russian natural gas in rubles, as the bloc scrambles to keep fuel flowing"Nobody has ever said anything about whether rubles payments breach sanctions or not," Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi said.
< Markets, MI Exclusive, Markets, Natural Gas, russian gas, Ruble, rubles, Italy, Mario Draghi, Energy Markets, Energy, European Union, EU, Russia Sanctions, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine Conflict >
- Business Insider 06:42May 9, 2022Trump griped about how US Navy ships were ugly in comparison to 'nicer, sleeker' Russian and Italian ships, says Mark EsperEsper wrote in his book that he told Trump that ships were built to fight and win battles, not beauty contests.
< News, Politics, Mark Esper, Donald Trump, Navy, Ship, Russia, Italy >
- Business Insider 09:48May 7, 2022A $700 million luxury superyacht linked to Putin was seized by Italian authoritiesThe yacht, called the Scheherazade, appeared ready to set sail early this week after it was refloated and stocked with food and fuel.
< News, Vladimir Putin, Yacht, Ukraine, Sanctions, Italy >
- Business Insider 15:57May 5, 2022A $700 million superyacht linked to Vladimir Putin has refueled after undergoing repairs in Italy and could set sail any day, a report saysThe Scheherazade was refloated Tuesday after nine months in dry dock, The New York Times reported.
< Transportation, News, Russia, Ukraine, Yacht, Superyacht, transport, Transportation, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Italy, Sanctions, boat >
- Breitbart News 16:30April 25, 2022Italy to Pilot Social Credit System for ‘Climate-Friendly’ BehaviorThe city of Bologna, Italy, has announced a pilot program to reward “virtuous” citizens for recycling, taking public transportation, and managing energy usage.
< London / Europe, National Security, Politics, Bologna, China, energy independence, Italy, Russia, Social Credit System >
- Snopes 22:03April 21, 2022Did an Electric Bus Catch Fire on Karen Road in Kenya?Photographs and videos highlighting the supposedly negative aspects of electric vehicles are often shared on social media, whether they're truthful or not.
< Italy, Kenya >
- New York Times 21:36April 18, 2022Ukraine War Divides Orthodox FaithfulAround the world, national churches, parishes and even families are reassessing relations with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow, who has encouraged Russia’s aggression.
< Politics and Government, War and Armed Conflicts, Priests, Prayers and Prayer Books, Russian Orthodox Church, United States International Relations, Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), Clergy, Religion and Belief, Eastern Orthodox Church, Orthodox Church in America, Patriarch Incorporated, Kirill I, Putin, Vladimir V, Europe, Ukraine, United States, Istanbul (Turkey), Russia, Italy, Lithuania, Amsterdam (Netherlands) >
- Business Insider 07:55April 18, 2022Putin said 'the time is not now' when asked about a ceasefire in Ukraine or meeting Zelenskyy, Italian Prime Minister saysItalian Prime Minister Mario Draghi said Russian leader Vladimir Putin's goal in Ukraine "has not been the search for peace."
< News, International, insider news, International, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine, Russia, ukraine-russia, Italy, Mario Draghi >
- Business Insider 14:59April 14, 2022Italy is planning to cut back on Russian gas by getting more from EgyptItalian gas and oil giant Eni signed a framework agreement that could provide up to 3 billion cubic meters of LNG from Egypt this year.
< Energy, Politics, News, Egypt, Russia, Italy, Gas, Oil, Energy >
- Breitbart News 12:18April 12, 2022Italian Farmers Face Crisis As Ukraine War Sees Animal Feed, Fuel, Fertiliser Prices SurgeDairy farmers the latest in Euro agri-sector to report impending crisis as soaring costs of energy and animal feed slash margins and profits.
< Economy, London / Europe, agriculture, Energy, European Union, Food, Fuel, inflation, Italy, Oil, Russia, Ukraine, war >
- FoxNews 16:18April 10, 2022Pope Francis denounces ‘folly of war’ in Palm Sunday homilyPope Francis indirectly referenced Russia's war on Ukraine in his Palm Sunday homily, saying the "folly of war" leads people to commit "senseless acts of cruelty."
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- Breitbart News 12:18April 8, 2022'Peace or Air Conditioners' – Italian PM Tells People to Cut Energy Use to Help UkraineItaly’s Prime Minister Mario Draghi has drawn ridicule for saying that people can either choose peace in Ukraine or their air conditioners.
< Economy, London / Europe, Politics, Air conditioning, Energy Crisis, energy independence, energy prices, EU, European Union, Gas, Gas Crisis, Great Reset, Italy, Mario Draghi, natural gas, rationing, Russia, Russia Sanctions, Russia-Ukraine war, Russian gas, Sanctions, Sanctions War, Ukraine, Ukraine crisis, Ukraine war >
- FoxNews 18:36April 6, 2022Fire breaks out at Italian lake villa owned by member of Putin's inner circleA fire that broke out Wednesday at a villa near Lake Como, Italy, which is owned by Putin propagandist Vladimir Solovyev, is reportedly being investigated as an act of protest.
< f9261c4f-20b0-5895-936c-89ca920aab42, fox-news/world/world-regions/italy, fox-news/world/world-regions/russia, fox-news/world/conflicts, fox-news/world/conflicts/ukraine, fnc, fox-news/world, article, Fox News, Greg Norman >
- The Guardian(UK) 15:24April 5, 2022EU allies expel over 120 Russian diplomats in two days after Bucha killingsEU countries have expelled more than 230 diplomats since Moscow invaded UkraineRussia-Ukraine war: latest updatesItaly, Denmark and Sweden have joined EU allies in expelling Russian diplomats over the war in Ukraine, with more than 120 told to leave in the last 48 hours.The expulsions come amid international outrage over killings in the town of Bucha, near Kyiv, where dozens of bodies were found over the weekend in mass graves or littering the streets. Continue reading...
< Russia, Ukraine, Europe, World news, European Union, Italy, Sweden >
- FoxNews 21:00April 1, 2022Pope Francis begs forgiveness for 'deplorable' abuses to native children in Canada schoolsPope Francis on Friday made a historic apology to Indigenous Peoples for the “deplorable” abuses they suffered in Canada’s Catholic-run residential schools and said he hoped to visit Canada in late July to deliver the apology in person to survivors of the church's misguided missionary zeal.
< c940c3a1-338b-5b55-b6eb-95151473abff, fox-news/person/pope-francis, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/world-regions/italy, fox-news/world/religion/vatican, fnc, fox-news/world, article, Associated Press >
- Business Insider 13:12April 1, 2022The captain of a Russian businessman's $50 million yacht detained by the UK says Italian authorities boarded its support ship and checked its documentsPhi's captain said Italian coastguard officers had requested "all" the support vessel's documents for review before giving Phi Phantom the all-clear.
< Transportation, Politics, News, Italy, UK, Canary Wharf, Russia, Ukraine, Russia Sanctions, Russian Sanctions, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Oligarchs, Yachts, Superyachts >
- New York Times 12:00April 1, 2022Living With Gusto Despite a Rare, Fatal Disease, and Hunting for AnswersAt 26, Sammy Basso is believed to be the oldest person with the disease Progeria. And now he’s researching it, hoping to find a treatment and the secrets of aging.
< Progeria, Research, Longevity, Italy >
- New York Times 16:41March 31, 2022In European Classrooms, Questions About a War So Close to HomeAs many in Europe have grappled with the shock of facing a war on their doorstep, teachers say they are facing tough questions posed about the conflict by worried children.
< Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), War and Armed Conflicts, Children and Childhood, Education (K-12), England, Italy, France, Ukraine >
- Business Insider 15:45March 30, 2022Italy seized a sanctioned Russian oligarch's $670,000 armored Mercedes that can withstand machine gun and grenade attacks, reports saysThe vehicle is among assets worth $73.4 million that have been seized by authorities on the island of Sardinia, local paper l'Unione Sarda reported.
< Transportation, Russia, Ukraine, russia ukraine, War, Mercedes, Car, vehicle, transport, russian oligarchs, Russian Billionaires, Oligarchs, Italy, Seizure, Sanctions, Putin >
- Guardian 20:01March 28, 2022Robot dog called in to help manage PompeiiSpot will be used to identify safety and structural issues including tunnels dug by relic thievesA four-legged robot called Spot has been deployed to wander around the ruins of ancient Pompeii, identifying structural and safety issues while delving underground to inspect tunnels dug by relic thieves.The dog-like robot is the latest in a series of technologies used as part of a broader project to better manage the archaeological park since 2013, when Unesco threatened to add Pompeii to a list of world heritage sites in peril unless Italian authorities improved its preservation. Continue reading...
< Robots, Italy, Archaeology, Technology, Europe, Science, World news, Culture >
- FoxNews 04:17March 25, 2022Italy to miss World Cup again after loss to North MacedoniaEuropean champion Italy will miss the World Cup. Again.
< 559b0dca-0fa2-50e8-b629-665615954403, fox-news/sports/soccer/the-world-cup, fox-news/world/world-regions/italy, fox-news/sports/soccer, fnc, fox-news/sports, article, Associated Press >
- Business Insider 20:30March 23, 2022A mysterious $700 million superyacht rumored to be linked to Vladimir Putin is now reportedly under control of a British crew after the Russian crew disappearedThe 140-meter-long vessel was previously staffed with crew purported to be employed by Russia's Federal Security Service, or FSO.
< Transportation, News, Politics, Military & Defense, Vladimir Putin, Superyacht, Yacht, Italy >
- Huffington Post UK 19:45March 23, 2022This Hospital Is On A Mission To Return Items To Families Who Lost Loved Ones To Covid
< Life, coronavirus, Family, grief, Italy, covid-year-two, family, italy >
- Business Insider 19:34March 23, 2022Captain of $700 million superyacht rumored to belong to Vladimir Putin would not knowingly work for him, reports sayThe mother of the British captain of the superyacht told The Telegraph he would not knowingly work for Vladimir Putin.
< News, Transportation, Weekend BI UK, Superyacht, Vladimir Putin, Italy, Ukraine, Russia >
- Business Insider 16:49March 23, 2022Zelenskyy calls on Italy to crack down on assets of Russian oligarchs who vacation there, including a yacht rumored to belong to PutinThe Ukrainian president said Italy should seize Russian oligarchs' "real estate, accounts and yachts."
< Politics, Ukraine, Russia, Italy, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Sanctions, russian oligarchs, News UK, Vladimir Putin >
- Breaking Defense 17:54March 22, 2022Seven European nations have increased defense budgets in one month. Who will be next?Germany, Belgium, Romania, Italy, Poland, Norway and Sweden have all pledged to increase defense spending since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
< Global, europe, Finland, france, Germany, Italy, NATO, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Sweden >
- The Guardian(UK) 17:15March 22, 2022EU aims to set up ‘trust fund’ for reconstruction of democratic UkraineLeaders from the bloc to meet on Thursday to discuss support above the €1.2bn emergency fund already agreedRussia-Ukraine war – latest updatesThe European Union aims to establish a “trust fund” for Ukraine while it battles Russia’s invasion and rebuilds afterwards, as the country’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, told Italy’s parliament his people were clinging to survival.Leaders from the 27-nation bloc will gather in Brussels on Thursday to discuss its response to Moscow’s onslaught on Ukraine, including a longer-term financial support mechanism beyond the €1.2bn in emergency funding already agreed. Continue reading...
< Ukraine, European Union, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Italy, Mario Draghi, Joe Biden, US news, Gas, Oil, Europe, World news >
- Business Insider 16:52March 22, 2022Zelenskyy calls on Italy to stop Russian oligarchs from using the country as a 'resort for murderers'"You know those who brought war to Ukraine," Zelenskyy said while addressing Italian lawmakers in a video speech on Tuesday.
< News, International, Military & Defense, Speed desk, Breaking, Zelenskyy, Italy, Russia, Ukraine >
- FoxNews 21:54March 21, 2022Vatican defends hasty rollout of revolutionary laity reformVatican officials defended Pope Francis' most recent reform of the Holy See bureaucracy in which any believer - whether male or female - can head a Vatican office.
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- FoxNews 18:06March 13, 2022Bus full of Ukrainian refugees overturns in Italy; 1 killedA bus carrying approximately 50 Ukrainian refugees overturned on a northern Italian highway early Sunday, killing one passenger.
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- FoxNews 17:57March 13, 2022Russia’s war idles some European mills as energy costs soarItaly has been forced to halt major industry production, including paper, due to skyrocketing gas prices amid Russian-Ukrainian war.
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- The Guardian(UK) 17:00March 13, 2022Woman fleeing Ukraine war dies in bus crash in ItalyReports say woman and her two children were among 22 refugees on bus that overturned on motorwayA woman was killed when a bus carrying Ukrainian refugees overturned on a motorway in Italy on Sunday morning.The 32-year-old and her two children, aged 10 and five, were among 22 people onboard escaping the war in Ukraine, according to reports in the Italian press. Continue reading...
< Italy, Ukraine, Europe, World news >
- The Guardian(UK) 16:12March 12, 2022Italian authorities seize one of world’s largest superyachts from oligarchSailing Yacht A, owned by Russian businessman Andrey Melnichenko, seized in Trieste on Friday eveningRussia-Ukraine war – latest newsItalian authorities have seized a €530m (£444m) superyacht owned by Russian businessman Andrey Melnichenko as part of EU sanctions following Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.Sy A – short for Sailing Yacht A – was seized on Friday evening in the port of Trieste after being identified by Italian police as belonging to billionaire owner of EuroChem Group, a major fertiliser producer, and the coal company SUEK. Continue reading...
< Russia, Ukraine, World news, Italy >
- New York Times 13:19March 12, 2022Pandemic Fears Give Way to a Rush for Bomb SheltersSince Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, European anxiety has shifted from Covid to nuclear annihilation. Bunkers, survival guides and iodine pills are flying off the shelves.
< Ukraine, Russia, Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), War and Armed Conflicts, Defense and Military Forces, Politics and Government, Doomsday, Iodine, Cold War Era, Anxiety and Stress, Radiation, Europe, Belgium, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, nuclear war >
- New York Times 14:08March 7, 2022Italian City Tied to Russia by a Revered Saint Feels the Sting of War in UkraineThe port of Bari holds relics venerated by Orthodox Christians throughout the former Soviet bloc. Today it is also home to a spillover of tensions from Russia’s invasion.
< Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), Russian Orthodox Church, Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Kirill I, Italy >
- Business Insider 02:21March 7, 2022The cocaine trade is booming, and smugglers have their eyes on a new marketAccording to a Sinaloa Cartel operator, a kilo of cocaine in Europe is worth double what it goes for in the US.
< Military & Defense, International, Nordic, Mexico, Mexican Drug Cartels, Italy, Antwerp, Belgium, Drug trafficking, drug smuggling, Cocaine, News Contributor, Mildef freelance >
- Business Insider 22:18March 5, 2022Italy has reportedly seized $156 million in yachts and villas from sanctioned Russian oligarchs, including the country's richest manThe seized assets include a 215-foot yacht estimated to be worth $71 million and owned by Alexei Mordashov, Russia's wealthiest man.
< News, Politics, International, Russia, Ukraine, ukraine-russia, Italy, russian oligarchs, Oligarchs, Sanctions, Vladimir Putin, Billionaires, russia ukraine, weekend BI US >
- The Guardian 15:29March 5, 2022Italy seizes yachts and villas from Russian oligarchs, say state sourcesAuthorities clamp down on wealthy individuals placed on EU sanctions list over Russian invasion of UkraineItalian police have seized villas and yachts worth at least €140m (£126m) from four high-profile Russians who were placed on an EU sanctions list after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, sources said on Saturday.A police source said a villa owned by the billionaire businessman Alisher Usmanov on Sardinia, and a villa on Lake Como owned by the Russian state TV host Vladimir Soloviev, had both been seized. Continue reading...
< The super-rich, Russia, Ukraine, Italy, World news, Europe >
- New York Times 13:00March 4, 2022An Italian Princess From Texas Awaits Her Next ActPrincess Rita Boncompagni Ludovisi, formerly Rita Jenrette, is locked in a battle over the estate of her late husband, a Roman prince.
< Royal Families, Rome (Italy), Rita Boncompagni Ludovisi, Italy >
- New York Times 17:58March 2, 2022NATO Countries Pour Weapons Into Ukraine, Risking Conflict With RussiaBrussels is proud to be providing military aid, but Moscow may see it as a dangerous intervention and could move to disrupt the flow of arms through Poland.
< Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), Defense and Military Forces, Politics and Government, War and Armed Conflicts, European Union, Putin, Vladimir V, Borrell Fontelles, Josep, von der Leyen, Ursula, Europe, Ukraine, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Morawiecki, Mateusz, Stoltenberg, Jens, Baltic Region, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Russia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania >
- New York Times 16:33March 1, 2022Italy Takes a Risk in Joining Sanctions on Russia Over UkraineThe two countries have had strong economic ties for decades, but the invasion of Ukraine has spurred the government in Rome to realign with European allies — at an outsize cost.
< Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), European Union, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Berlusconi, Silvio, Draghi, Mario, Putin, Vladimir V, Italy, Ukraine, Politics and Government, Economic Conditions and Trends, War and Armed Conflicts, International Trade and World Market, Embargoes and Sanctions, Foreign Investments, Banking and Financial Institutions, Five Star Movement (Italy), League (Italian Political Party), Salvini, Matteo, Russia >
- The Guardian(UK) 17:53February 27, 2022Germany, Italy and France join airspace ban on Russian aircraftGrowing list of countries announce airspace closures in protest at Moscow’s invasion of UkraineRussia-Ukraine crisis: live newsGermany and Italy have become the latest European countries to ban Russia’s aircraft from their airspace, forcing the country’s passenger planes to take increasingly circuitous routes to their destinations.The Italian prime minister’s office said on Sunday it had decided to close its airspace to Russian aircraft, while the German transport ministry said a similar ban would be in place for three months. Continue reading...
< Air transport, Ukraine, Europe, World news, Russia, Germany, Italy >
- Breitbart News 01:06February 27, 2022Ukraine Announces Highest Honor to Soldier Who Reportedly Blew Himself Up to Stop Russian TanksThe government of Ukraine claimed on Friday that Vitaly Skakun Volodymyrovych, a Marine battalion engineer, gave his life while destroying a bridge to prevent Russian tanks from advancing.
< Health, London / Europe, Pre-Viral, military, Russia, Soldiers, Ukraine, Vitaly Skakun >
- New York Times 18:18February 26, 2022Putin’s Aggression Leaves His Right-Wing Fan Club SquirmingThe Russian strongman has for years been idolized by a Who’s Who of populist, nationalist leaders. They are now stumbling over what to say.
< Russian Invasion of Ukraine (2022), Politics and Government, War and Armed Conflicts, International Relations, Right-Wing Extremism and Alt-Right, United States Politics and Government, Nationalism (Theory and Philosophy), Alternative for Germany, National Rally (France), Berlusconi, Silvio, Bolsonaro, Jair (1955- ), Carlson, Tucker, Farage, Nigel (1964- ), Putin, Vladimir V, Salvini, Matteo, Trump, Donald J, Zemmour, Eric, Europe, France, Germany, Italy, Great Britain, Russia, Ukraine >