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Top union leader Camusso slams govt

P(ANSA) – Rimini, May 6 – The head of Italy’s biggest trade union confederation CGIL, Susanna Camusso, on Tuesday set out four ‘challenges’ for the government of Premier Matteo Renzi and warned of the risk of decreased stakeholder participation in … Continue reading

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FI slams mag for urged leader jailed

P(ANSA) – Rome, May 2 – Leaders of the centre-right Forza Italia (FI) party on Friday blasted the magazine MicroMega for posting a petition saying three-time premier Silvio Berlusconi, belongs in jail. “MicroMega is micro on ideas and mega on … Continue reading

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League slams president for ‘shameful’ pro-EU speech

IMG title=”” alt=”” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/wpid-6fed7d2fbee301e6e47e5835e02ba739.jpg” IMG class=hide alt=”League slams president for ‘shameful’ pro-EU speech” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/wpid-6fed7d2fbee301e6e47e5835e02ba739.jpg” (see related) (ANSA) – Rome, March 24 – The head of the right-wing Northern League said President Giorgio Napolitano’s speech marking a 1944 Nazi massacre in … Continue reading

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Avalanche slams apartments, residents unharmed

IMG title=”” alt=”” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-1169c56a76c3081985358a183734585b.jpg” IMG class=hide alt=”Avalanche slams apartments, residents unharmed” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/wpid-1169c56a76c3081985358a183734585b.jpg” (ANSA) – Belluno, February 13 – An avalanche slammed into an apartment complex in northern Italy outside Belluno on Friday, injuring no one. The buildings were largely out … Continue reading

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Confindustria chief slams new EU environmental targets

IMG title=”” alt=”” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/wpid-01c66ee2d05d3485d6ad06dc22c0d8ab.jpg” IMG class=hide alt=”Confindustria chief slams new EU environmental targets” src=”http://www.mineralmuseum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/wpid-01c66ee2d05d3485d6ad06dc22c0d8ab.jpg” (ANSA) – Rome, January 16 – Giorgio Squinzi, who heads Italian employers’ association Confindustria, has urged Italian Premier Enrico Letta to pursue realistic environmental targets that … Continue reading

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New Northern League chief slams Letta amid protests

(see related) (ANSA) – Rome, December 11 – The newly elected leader of the regionalist and Euroskeptic Northern League slammed the government of Premier Enrico Letta amid rising anti-government sentiment, encouraging protesters to occupy parliament after government confidence votes. “Letta … Continue reading

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Anti-Mafia head slams Berlusconi’s Mafia ‘hero’ claim

(ANSA) – Palermo, November 26 – Former premier Silvio Berlusconi’s description of a Mafia figure as a “hero” is particularly hurtful given how many true heroes have died in the fight against organized crime, the head of Italy’s anti-Mafia commission … Continue reading

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Sollecito slams ‘persecution’ at Kercher trial

(By Sandra Cordon) (ANSA) – Florence, November 6 – Raffaele Sollecito told a hearing Wednesday that he felt “persecuted” by the Italian justice system in its prosecution of him and his ex-girlfriend Amanda Knox for the 2007 killing of British … Continue reading

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