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Judo skills help Olympic champion through lockdown

05 May 2020

ROME Patience is a key element of judo and for Olympic champion Fabio Basile it is a virtue which has served him well over the last few weeks in Europe's longest lockdown.

Judo skills help Olympic champion through lockdown

05 May 2020

ROME, May 5 Patience is a key element of judo and for Olympic champion Fabio Basile it is a virtue which has served him well over the last few weeks in Europe's longest lockdown.

Coronavirus test negative for passenger aboard Italian cruise ship

31 Jan 2020

CIVITAVECCHIA, Italy A test carried out on Thursday on a passenger from Macau aboard a cruise ship in Italy proved she did not have the new coronavirus, an Italian health ministry spokesman said. | Video

Coronavirus test negative for passenger aboard Italian cruise ship

30 Jan 2020

CIVITAVECCHIA, Italy A test carried out on Thursday on a passenger from Macau aboard a cruise ship in Italy proved she did not have the new coronavirus, an Italian health ministry spokesman said. | Video

Activist Thunberg channels youth fury to U.N. climate summit

10 Dec 2019

LISBON/MADRID Teen activist Greta Thunberg reached Europe on Tuesday after a 21-day catamaran dash across the Atlantic for a United Nations summit where she will invoke the fury of global youth at politicians' foot-dragging over climate change. | Video

UPDATE 2-Activist Thunberg completes intercontinental dash to Madrid climate summit

06 Dec 2019

MADRID, Dec 6 Greeted by a group of singing young activists and the massed ranks of the world's media, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg arrived at the U.N. climate summit in Madrid on Friday, having taken a catamaran, train and electric car to reach the venue.

From prayer to boxing: Naples church offers jobless youths lifeline

20 Nov 2019

NAPLES, Italy Thwacks and thumps echo through the hallway of the 17th century church in a neglected Naples neighbourhood as 21-year-old Nico Rodrigues and 20 other youngsters go through their paces in the boxing ring.

Salgado's Amazonia photos beamed on Assisi basilica to warn of threat

23 Sep 2019

ASSISI, Italy Hundreds of people braved driving rain on Sunday night to see pictures of Amazonia by famed Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado beamed onto the Basilica of St. Francis and to hear him talk of the danger facing the area.

Italy mourns policeman, holds U.S. teenagers for suspected murder

29 Jul 2019

SOMMA VESUVIANA, Italy Hundreds of mourners, including Italian political leaders, packed a provincial church on Monday for the funeral of a policeman allegedly murdered by two American teenagers in Rome.

German migrant rescue ship captain goes before Italian court

01 Jul 2019

AGRIGENTO, Italy The German captain of a charity rescue ship appeared before a court in Sicily on Monday after she was arrested for forcing her way into an Italian port carrying migrants she had rescued off the Libyan coast.

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