Monthly Archives: November 2013

Soccer: Galliani out after rift with Barbara Berlusconi

(By Denis Greenan).(ANSA) – Milan, November 29 – AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani has been its most prominent fan as he stood beside owner Silvio Berlusconi for the last 27 years, exploding into joy at five European Cups and eight … Continue reading

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Allerta Dengue sui Mondiali di calcio

(ANSA) – ROMA, 28 NOV – L’allerta Dengue incombe sui Mondiali di calcio in Brasile, in programma nell’estate 2014. Il rischio di contrarre la febbre incurabile diffusa dalle zanzare potrebbe raggiungere il picco proprio nel periodo dei Mondiali, in tre … Continue reading

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Napolitano urges ‘profound’ renewal of public policy

(ANSA) – Rome, November 29 – Italian President Giorgio Napolitano called Friday for a “profound renewal” of public institutions and political participation to support democratic development. It is time for a “profound renewal in political participation, to combat the phenomenon … Continue reading

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Berlusconi ‘may have bribed witnesses in pimp trial’

(By Sandra Cordon) (ANSA) – Milan, November 29 – Ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi is strongly suspected of attempting to corrupt the criminal trial that convicted three associates of providing him with prostitutes, one of whom was a showgirl known as Ruby … Continue reading

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China sends military jets after U.S., Japan fly over islands

(ANSA) – Rome, November 29 – China said Friday that it sent military jets to follow aircraft from the United States and Japan that were flying over disputed islands in the country’s newly declared air defence zone in the East … Continue reading

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Russia gives Italy sole adoption rights over gay-union ban

(ANSA) – Moscow, November 29 – Italy will be the only country allowed to adopt children from Russia because it does not recognize gay marriage, a Kremlin official said Friday. “It turns out that Italy is currently the only country … Continue reading

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Young jobless rate hits new peak amid recession

(By Denis Greenan). (ANSA) – Rome, November 29 – Unions and employees were dismayed when new record jobless rates in recession-hit Italy emerged Friday, especially for the young, but Labour Minister Enrico Giovannini said he saw light at the end … Continue reading

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Christians refuse weak thought says pope

(updates previous). (ANSA) – Vatican City, November 29 – Christians refuse weak thought, Pope Francis said Friday.Christians think according to God and therefore refuse “restricted, equal and weak thought,” Francis said in a homily at St. Martha’s House, his Vatican … Continue reading

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Ecco i ‘cugini’ artificiali dei diamanti

(ANSA) – ROMA, 28 NOV – Cristalli artificiali ‘cugini’ dei diamanti sono stati costruiti in laboratorio partendo da nanoparticelle d’oro rivestite di Dna: il loro assemblaggio

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No Christmas service at elementary school ‘outrages’ parents

(ANSA) – Milan, November 29 – Parents in northern Italy are outraged over an elementary school principal’s decision not to hold religious services surrounding Christmas during school hours, according to the local press. A petition for signatures in the city … Continue reading

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