Carolina Indian Community - CarolinaIndian.com
| | |
 


 

Italy News and Articles


Categories
International
Bollywood
Art/Culture/Books
Business/Economy
Cinema/Showbiz
Crime/Disaster/Accident
Defence/Security
Diaspora
Diplomacy
Education
Environment/Wildlife
Features
Health/Medicine
Human Interest/Society
Immigration/Law/Rights
Interviews
Kashmir
Lifestyle/Fashion
Media
Opinion/Commentary
Politics
Religion
Science/Tech
South Asia
Sports
State Elections 2013
Terrorism
Tamil Nadu
National
Turkey
Other Sports
Orissa
Southern Cinema
Delhi
West Bengal
Myanmar
Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Tripura
United Kingdom
Bihar
China
Jammu And Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh
Mumbai
New Delhi
Gujarat
Punjab
Slovakia
Spain
United States
Germany
Togo
Israel
Pakistan
Goa
United Arab Emirates
Russian Federation
Dharamsala
Indonesia
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Kolkata
Malta
India
Syrian Arab Republic
Singapore
Karnataka
Assam
Rajasthan
Thailand
Uttar Pradesh
Bangladesh
Mexico
Niger
Iraq
Egypt
Sri Lanka
Japan
Netherlands
Cuba
Nagaland
Meghalaya
Haryana
Poland
Nepal
France
Kenya
New Zealand
Hollywood
Brazil
Canada
Maharashtra
Yemen
South Africa
Australia
Latvia
Ireland
Uttarakhand
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
South Korea
Hong Kong
Jordan
Central African Republic
Italy
Norway
North Korea
Sudan
Philippines
Madhya Pradesh
Mizoram
Azerbaijan
Portugal
Cambodia
Zimbabwe
Greece
Ethiopia
Sweden
Sikkim
Malaysia
Monaco
Belgium
Denmark
Uruguay
Morocco
Colombia
Switzerland
Qatar
Albania
Lebanon
Costa Rica
Saudi Arabia
Rwanda
Cameroon
Cyprus
Congo
Nigeria
Hungary
Oman
Bulgaria
Bahrain
Somalia
Finland
Holy See (vatican City State)
Tunisia
Bahamas
Paraguay
Taiwan
Province Of China
Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
Puerto Rico
The Democratic Republic Of The
Honduras
Ghana
Cricket
IPL
Technology
Badminton
Football
Tennis
Roquebrune
Athletics
Golf
Serbia And Montenegro
Usa
Rroquebrune-cap-martin
Manipur
Hockey
Panama
Arunachal Pradesh
Motorsports
Viet Nam
Argentina
--select--
Kazakhstan
Leicestershire
US Elections
Afghanistan
Iceland
Florida
Venezuela
Czech Republic
Bhutan
Shakmir
Ecuador
Hyderabad
2016 In Retrospect
Ukraine
Jharkhand
Kyrgyzstan
Fiji
Gabon
Burkina Faso

Categories
Devyani Khobragade
Sussanne
Amitabh Bachchan
Gauhar Khan
Salman Khan
Kejriwal
AAP
Suchitra Sen
Tharoor
Hrithik Roshan
Yoga
Headline
Military attack on Syria unacceptable, Italy tells Turkey
Rome, Oct 17 (IANS/AKI) Turkey's week-old military offensive in northeast Syria is unacceptable and must be halted, Italy's Premier Giuseppe Conte told the Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday, sources said.
2019-10-17
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics,Defence/Security
Turkish military ops in Syria 'unacceptable', says Italy
Rome, Oct 17 (IANS/AKI) Turkey's week-old military offensive in northeast Syria is unacceptable and must be halted, Italy's Premier Giuseppe Conte told the Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday, sources said.
2019-10-17
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics,Defence/Security
Italy blames Turkey for Syria fighting, seeks negotiations
Rome, Oct 15 (IANS/AKI) Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio on Tuesday pointed the finger at Turkey for its six-day-old military offensive in Kurdish administered northern Syria, urging an immediate truce.
2019-10-15
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics,Defence/Security
WFP aids over 70,000 fleeing Turkish military ops in Syria
Rome, Oct 14 (IANS/AKI) The United Nations World Food Programme is "deeply concerned" for the safety of civilians caught in Turkey's six-day-old military offensive in northeast Syria, and has helped feed over 70,000 people fleeing towns in the area since last week, WFP said in a statement on Monday.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Defence/Security
Italy's court backs assisted dying in 'extreme cases'
Rome, Sep 26 (IANS) Italy's top court has ruled that assisted dying is not a crime if the person wanting to end their life is experiencing "intolerable suffering".
2019-09-26
Category: International, Italy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Italy for migrant redistribution, repatriation mechanism
Rome, Sep 20 (IANS/AKI) A European Union migrant redistribution mechanism could abet human trafficking in the absence of one to repatriate failed asylum-seekers, Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Friday.
2019-09-20
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Defence/Security
Italy set to join European military intervention force
Rome, Sep 20 (IANS/AKI) Italy announced it plans to join a European military force that will react rapidly to crises near the continent's borders - a sign of the new left-leaning government's warmer ties with the European Union.
2019-09-20
Category: International, Italy,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Politics
Italy welcomes forthcoming conference on Libya in Berlin
Rome, Sep 19 (IANS/AKI) Italy's President Sergio Mattarella on Thursday hailed the international conference on war-wracked Libya that Germany will host in Berlin next month, calling it "an important step towards an agreement on a ceasefire".
2019-09-19
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Defence/Security
EU must fund migrant repatriations, says Italian President
Rome, Sep 19 (IANS/AKI) The European Union should shoulder the cost of sending back migrants to the bloc and needs "an automatic redistribution mechanism" to ease the burden on arrival states, Italy's President Sergio Mattarella said on Thursday.
2019-09-19
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Italy resuming a central role in Europe: EU Commissioner
Rome, Sep 16 (IANS/AKI) With its new left-leaning government, Italy, a founder member of the European Union, and the eurozone's third largest economy, is reprising its usual role as a leader of the 28-member bloc, EU Economy Commissioner-elect Paolo Gentiloni said on Monday.
2019-09-16
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics
Gucci plans to go carbon neutral
Florence, Sep 14 (IANS) Italian luxury brand Gucci has announced that the company is going carbon neutral.
2019-09-14
Category: International, Italy,National,IANS Life
EU Commissioner-designate welcomes ECB stimulus measures
Rome, Sep 12 (IANS/AKI) Italy's former centre-left Premier and the European Union's next Economic Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni, on Thursday praised fresh stimulus measures to bolster the eurozone which were unveiled by the European Central Bank.
2019-09-12
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Business/Economy
Italy sends medical supplies shipment to Libya
Rome, Sep 10 (IANS/AKI) A shipment of over 10 tonnes of medicines and relief medical and hygiene supplies reached the port of Tripoli from southern Italy on Wednesday, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
2019-09-10
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine
'Stabilising Libya top but Italy won't neglect Africa'
Rome, Sep 9 (IANS/AKI) Italy's new centre-left-populist government will focus on the entire African continent, not just countries across the Mediterranean like war-torn Libya though stabilising it is a top property, Premier Giuseppe Conte said on Monday.
2019-09-09
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics,Defence/Security
Italian PM for 'effective' European solidarity on migration
Rome, Sep 9 (IANS/AKI) Italy's Premier Giuseppe Conte on Monday called for "effective solidarity" from the European Union on the thorny issue of migration, saying this had been promised but never delivered by the bloc.
2019-09-09
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Italy's PM presents pro-European agenda
Rome, Sep 9 (IANS) Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Monday said that the new coalition government wants to return the country to the centre of the EU to help the bloc reform without jeopardizing its sovereign interests.
2019-09-09
Category: International, Italy,International
Leclerc wins Ferrari's 1st Italian GP title since 2010
Monza (Italy) Sep 8 (IANS) Ferrari's Charles Leclerc on Sunday sealed back-to-back Formula One race wins, his second career triumph, at the 2019 Italian Grand Prix, held at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza circuit.
2019-09-08
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Motorsports
Leclerc wins Ferrari's 1st Italian GP title in 10 years
Monza (Italy) Sep 8 (IANS) Ferrari's Charles Leclerc on Sunday sealed back-to-back Formula One race wins, his second career triumph, at the 2019 Italian Grand Prix, held at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza circuit.
2019-09-08
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Motorsports
Mick Jagger, Donald Sutherland slam Trump on climate change
Venice, Sep 8 (IANS) Rolling Stones rocker Mick Jagger and veteran actor Donald Sutherland have slammed US President Donald Trump for not working hard enough to fight against climate change.
2019-09-08
Category: International, Italy,Cinema/Showbiz,Environment/Wildlife,Hollywood
World food prices fall in August, says FAO
Rome, Sep 5 (IANS/AKI) Global food prices dipped in August, driven by sharp falls in the prices of staple cereals and sugar, a report issued by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations on Thursday said.
2019-09-05
Category: International, Italy,Business/Economy
Italy's EU Commissioner vows 'new positive chapter'
Rome, Sep 5 (IANS/AKI) Former Italian Centre-Left Premier Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday thanked Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte for his nomination as European Union commissioner and vowed to "contribute to a new, positive chapter for Italy and Europe" in the role.
2019-09-05
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics
Italy swears in new government after political turbulence
Rome, Sep 5 (IANS) Italy on Thursday swore in its new government led by Guiseppe Conte, the anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S)-backed Prime Minister whose position survived the collapse of the previous coalition executive with right-wing nationalists and subsequent renegotiation with the centre-left.
2019-09-05
Category: International, Italy,Politics
Ex-Vodafone CEO could be Italy's pick for EU Commissioner
Rome, Sep 3 (IANS/AKI) Former Justice Minister Paola Severino and the former CEO of Vodafone, Vittorio Colao, are the two leading contenders for Italy's nominee European Commissioner, AKI learned on Tuesday.
2019-09-03
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics
Unesco condemns killing of Mexican reporter, Somali lensman
Rome, Sep 2 (IANS/AKI) UN culture organisation Unesco's chief Audrey Azoulay on Monday condemned the killing of a Mexican journalist and a Somali cameraman last month.
2019-09-02
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Media
Romelu Lukaku racially abused in Italy
Cagliari (Sardinia), Sep 2 (IANS) Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku was subjected to racial abuse during his side's 2-1 victory against Cagliari in Serie A.
2019-09-02
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Football
Pope stuck in Vatican lift on way to prayers
Rome, Sep 1 (IANS) Pope Francis was on Sunday stuck in a lift for nearly half an hour, while on his way to his weekly prayer at the St Peter's Square, before he was rescued by firefighters, reports said.
2019-09-01
Category: International, Italy,Religion
Italy ups contribution to fight AIDS, TB, malaria
Rome, Aug 27 (IANS/AKI) Italy's 15 per cent increase in its contribution to United Nations efforts to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria proves its commitment to the health sector, Foreign Minister Emanuela Del Re said on Tuesday.
2019-08-27
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine
Italy seeks more time to nominate EU Commissioner
Rome, Aug 26 (AKI) Italy, the only European Union country apart from France not to have nominated a Commissioner, has asked for more time to unveil its pick, according to well-placed sources.
2019-08-26
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics
Juventus open Serie A title defense with 1-0 win vs Parma
Rome, Aug 25 (IANS) Captain Giorgio Chiellini scored early as Juventus beat Parma 1-0 to kick off its bid for a record-extending ninth straight Serie A title in the Italian Serie A opener.
2019-08-25
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Football
Italian PM quits after sharp attack on coalition ally
Rome, Aug 20 (IANS) Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Tuesday announced he was resigning after making a scathing attack on his deputy and coalition partner Matteo Salvini for sparking of a new political crisis for "personal and party interests", reports said.
2019-08-20
Category: International, Italy,Politics
'Sorcerer's treasure trove' found in Pompeii
Rome, Aug 13 (IANS) Archaeologists working in the buried Roman city of Pompeii said they have uncovered a "sorcerer's treasure trove" of artefacts, including good-luck charms, mirrors and glass beads, the media reported.
2019-08-13
Category: International, Italy,Human Interest/Society,Art/Culture/Books
Richard Gere takes food to stranded migrant ship
Rome, Aug 10 (IANS) Hollywood actor Richard Gere took food to an NGO operated ship with 121 migrants onboard that has been stranded in the Mediterranean Sea for a week waiting to find a port.
2019-08-10
Category: International, Italy,Politics
Swine fever kills nearly five million pigs in a year: UN
Rome, Aug 9 (IANS/AKI) Almost 5 million pigs in Asia have now died or been culled because of the spread of African swine fever over the past year, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation said on Friday, warning Asian nations to keep strict control measures in place.
2019-08-09
Category: International, Italy,Health/Medicine,Environment/Wildlife
Ready to bar French NGO rescue boat: Italian Minister
Rome, Aug 9 (IANS/AKI) Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Friday said that he he was ready to ban French charity ship Ocean Viking, which is currently off Libya with scores of rescued migrants on board, from his country's territorial waters.
2019-08-09
Category: International, Italy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
IFAD, Bangladesh join hands for $54.8m anti-poverty programme
Rome, Aug 8 (IANS/AKI) A $54.8 million dollar investment will help over 342,000 impoverished people living on coastal sand islands (chars) in southeast Bangladesh, who are often the worst hit by climate change, the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development said on Thursday.
2019-08-08
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Kuwait gives $3mn to help Syrian farmers: FAO
Rome, Aug 7 (IANS/AKI) The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation on Wednesday praised Kuwait's "generous" and "most timely" $3 milliondonation to help 20,000 "highly vulnerable" farmers and herders boost their production and recover their livelihoods in war-torn Syria.
2019-08-07
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy
Rescue boat will be seized if it enters our waters: Italy
Rome, Aug 7 (IANS/AKI) Italy will seize charity rescue boat 'Open Arms' should it try to enter Italy's coastal waters with 121 migrants on board who were saved off Libya last week, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday.
2019-08-07
Category: International, Italy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
New form of insurance to help drought-hit African nations
Rome, Aug 7 (IANS/AKI) Humanitarian agencies are setting up innovative climate risk insurance policies to shield up to 1.3 million people in West Africa from catastrophic drought in Senegal, Mali, Mauritania, Burkina Faso and the Gambia, the United Nations World Food Programme said in a statement.
2019-08-07
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Italy's new security law worries UN refugee agency
Rome, Aug 6 (IANS/AKI) The United Nations refugee agency on Tuesday said it was "concerned" at Italy's new security law which targets charities that bring rescued boat migrants into its territory without permission, slapping fines of up to a million euros on the NGOs and impounding their vessels.
2019-08-06
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Europe must review migrant redistribution: new EC President
Rome, Aug 2 (IANS/AKI) The European Union must take a fresh look at the relocation of migrants arriving in Italy and other "front line" states, European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen said during a visit here on Friday.
2019-08-02
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
EU needs strong, prosperous Italy: EC President-elect
Rome, Aug 2 (IANS/AKI) The European Union needs "a strong and prosperous" Italy to enact effective policies on key issues like climate change, migration and demographic change, European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen said on Friday.
2019-08-02
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Politics
China's Qu Dongyu takes over as FAO chief
Rome, Aug 1 (IANS/AKI) Qu Dongyu, the new head of the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), marked his first day in the job on Thursday by outlining his priorities including global efforts to wipe out hunger in the world and driving forward initiatives to make agriculture more sustainable.
2019-08-01
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Business/Economy
'Hichki' wins top honour at kids' film fest in Italy
Rome, July 31 (IANS) Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji's film "Hichki" has bagged the Gryphon Award for the Best Film at the 49th edition of Giffoni Film Festival in Italy.
2019-07-31
Category: International, Italy,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Attacks on civilian targets in Libya 'unacceptable': Italy
Rome, July 30 (IANS/AKI) Attacks by "rebel" forces on civilian targets in war-wracked Libya including hospitals and airports are "unacceptable," Italy's Interior Minister and Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini said on Tuesday.
2019-07-30
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Defence/Security
Italy's Mount Etna volcano erupts, closes 2 airports
Rome, July 20 (IANS) Italy's Mount Etna, Europe's largest active volcano, erupted overnight, spewing ash high into the air and closing two nearby airports.
2019-07-20
Category: International, Italy,Environment/Wildlife
Dutee Chand finishes fifth in 200m
Napoli, July 12 (IANS) Ace sprinter Dutee Chand finished fifth in the women's 200m final at the World University Games here on Friday.
2019-07-12
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Athletics
Withdraw our troops from Afghanistan: Italian Senator
Rome, July 9 (IANS/AKI) Italy's ruling anti-establishment 5-Star Movement wants Italy's 900-strong troop contingent in Afghanistan to be drawn down rapidly after presidential polls scheduled for late September, one of the party's senior lawmakers said on Tuesday.
2019-07-09
Category: International, Italy,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
'Mozambique to become world's 2nd biggest gas exporter'
Rome, July 9 (IANS/AKI) Mozambique is set to become the world's second largest gas exporter by 2024-25, and the country is eager for Italy's energy giant Eni's investment and technology to help it discover and develop fields, the company's chief executive, Claudio Descalzi, said on Tuesday.
2019-07-09
Category: International, Italy,Business/Economy
Agricultural demand to rise by 15% over next decade: report
Rome, July 8 (IANS/AKI) Global demand for agricultural products is forecast to grow 15 per cent over the coming decade, while agricultural productivity growth is expected to increase slightly faster, an annual report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization said on Monday.
2019-07-08
Category: International, Italy,Business/Economy
Italy's Prosecco Hills become Unesco World Heritage site
Rome, July 8 (IANS/AKI) The Conegliano and Valdobbiadene regions of northeast Italy have been added to the United Nations cultural organisation Unesco's World Heritage list, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Monday.
2019-07-08
Category: International, Italy,Art/Culture/Books