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Venice tests long-delayed flood barrier months after waters swamped city

10 Jul 2020

VENICE, Italy - Venice tested its long-delayed flood barriers on Friday, in a public demonstration of the strength of the defences months after rising tidal waters swamped its historic canals, squares and palaces. | Video

Coronavirus patients, families exchange virtual kisses in Italy hospital

07 Apr 2020

CERNUSCO SUL NAVIGLIO, Italy It is just a kiss blown over a video call on a computer tablet to a loved one miles away.

Tommy the robot nurse helps keep Italy doctors safe from coronavirus

01 Apr 2020

VARESE, Italy He doesn't wear a mask but he is helping save lives from coronavirus just the same. Meet Tommy, the robot nurse. | Video

Italy small town priest deals with death on industrial scale

29 Mar 2020

SERIATE, Italy When he became a priest 40 years ago, Father Mario Carminati knew he would be dealing with death - but not on an industrial scale. | Video

Italy small town priest deals with death on industrial scale

28 Mar 2020

SERIATE, Italy When he became a priest 40 years ago, Father Mario Carminati knew he would be dealing with death - but not on an industrial scale.

Milan hospital coronavirus squad battles the odds to save a life

27 Mar 2020

MILAN There was no room for error at the San Raffaele hospital in Milan on Friday as medical staff moved an 18-year-old patient from the coronavirus ward for urgent tests in another unit.

Milan hospital coronavirus squad battles the odds to save a life

27 Mar 2020

MILAN There was no room for error at the San Raffaele hospital in Milan on Friday as medical staff moved an 18-year-old patient from the coronavirus ward for urgent tests in another unit.

Milan hospital coronavirus squad battles the odds to save a life

27 Mar 2020

MILAN There was no room for error at the San Raffaele hospital in Milan on Friday as medical staff moved an 18-year-old patient from the coronavirus ward for urgent tests in another unit.

Milan hospital coronavirus squad battles the odds to save a life

27 Mar 2020

MILAN, March 27 There was no room for error at the San Raffaele hospital in Milan on Friday as medical staff moved an 18-year-old patient from the coronavirus ward for urgent tests in another unit.

Watching patients die alone breaks doctors' hearts in provincial Italy hospital

19 Mar 2020

CREMONA, Italy Doctor Romano Paolucci, who came out of retirement to help at a hospital in Italy's coronavirus epicentre, says one of the hardest things for him is not so much seeing people die - he is used to that.

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