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G7 pledges $600 billion funding for the developing world to China’s Belt and Road plan

G7 leaders have detailed plans to mobilise $600 billion in funding for the developing world in a move seen as a counter to China’s Belt and Road plan. The Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment (PGII) relaunches a scheme unveiled at last year’s G7 talks in England. US President Joe Biden said the plan would […]

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Italian police seize Russian billionaire Andrey Igorevich Melnichenko’s $578 million super yacht

Italian police seized a superyacht owned by Russian billionaire Andrey Igorevich Melnichenko, the prime minister’s office said on Saturday, a few days after the businessman was placed on an EU sanctions list following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The 143-metre Sailing Yacht A, which has a price tag of 530 million euros (approximately $578 million), has […]

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Lifeless 70-year-old Italian woman found sitting in a chair in her living room two years after her death

A corpse of a 70-year-old woman has been found in her house in northern Italy, two years after her death. Marinella Beretta lived alone near Lake Como in Lombardy. Her decomposed body was discovered on Friday by the Como fire brigade following complaints that a tree had fallen in her garden as a result of […]

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Woman jailed for stealing Papa John’s insulated pizza bags

Valencia Aberta Avant, 34 of Rome, was arrested this last after reports said she stole 12 Papa John’s insulated pizza bags. Reports said that the bags are valued at $188. The theft occurred back on January 22 of this year. Avant is charged with theft. Pizza delivery bags are constructed with special 10mm thick Aluminium […]

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Italian President Sergio Mattarella re-elected amid succession row

Italian President Sergio Mattarella has agreed to serve a second term after coalition parties failed to agree on a compromise candidate for the office. The 80-year-old emerged as the most popular choice after six days of often tense voting in Rome. He had expressed a desire to leave office, but local media reported Prime Minister […]

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Tourist thrown out of Venice for posing topless on war memorial

A female tourist was thrown out of Venice after she was caught posing for photos topless on a war memorial. The 30-year-old from the Czech Republic stripped off last Friday afternoon, dumping her belongings on the monument, which pays homage to Italy’s war heroes, as she went for a swim in the freezing lagoon, and […]

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Italian senate Zoom meeting hijacked by Final Fantasy hentai video

The Italian senate got an unexpected surprise earlier this week, after a Zoom meeting was “zoombombed,” with an unauthorized user entering their meeting and showing an NSFW Final Fantasy hentai video to one of the highest governing bodies in the nation. The video was of FFVII character Tifa Lockhart and prompted an immediate, startled, and […]

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India probes private laboratory for faulty Covid-19 tests on passengers arriving from Italy

Indian officials are investigating a private laboratory accused of faulty Covid-19 tests on passengers on two flights from Italy last week. At least 173 passengers from Rome, and 125 travellers from Milan tested positive on arrival in Amritsar. Thirty of them were tested again at the airport but only three people tested positive for Covid […]

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India Coronavirus: 173 out of 285 passengers test positive for Covid-19 in second Italy-India flight

For a second time in two days, the majority of passengers arriving in India on a flight from Italy have tested positive for Covid-19 according to Indian officials. On Friday, 173 out of 285 passengers aboard the flight from Rome to Amritsar tested positive on arrival. It follows more than a hundred people testing positive […]

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India: At least 10 Covid-19 positive passengers escape institutional quarantine, police hunt launched

At least 10 passengers have escaped from an airport in the northern Indian city of Amritsar after testing positive for Covid-19, according to Ruhee Dugg, a senior district official. The passengers arrived aboard an international chartered flight from Italy to India on Thursday, and 125 people tested positive on arrival. After arriving from Rome on […]

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125 passengers on Italy-India chartered flight test positive for Covid-19

A total of 125 passengers who arrived in the northern Indian city of Amritsar on a chartered flight from Italy have tested positive for Covid-19. They will be placed in isolation, health officials said. They were among 179 passengers on the flight from Milan which landed in Amritsar on Wednesday afternoon. The flight made a […]

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Pope Francis criticises couple for choosing to have pets instead of children

Pope Francis criticized couples who choose to have pets instead of children as selfish, arguing that their decision to forgo parenthood leads to a loss of “humanity” and is a detriment to civilization. The Pope made the comments on Wednesday while speaking to a general audience about Saint Joseph, Jesus’ earthly father. Francis was lauding […]