Posts Tagged ‘italian’

Chaos Erupts in Italian Parliament Over Vaccine Passport Plans: ‘No Green Pass’

Chaos erupted in the Italian parliament earlier over plans to introduce domestic vaccine passports, with MPs holding up protest signs that said “no green pass.” Video Screenshot A video clip shows one MP being pursued by security officials as he attempts to hold the sign aloft before fleeing the chamber. However, he is followed by […]

Chaos In Italian Parliament As MPs Protest Mandatory Covid ‘Green Pass’

A session at the Italian Parliament turned chaotic on Thursday, after a group of MPs started protesting the country’s covid ‘Green Pass’ which is about to become mandatory for accessing most public venues. The ‘Green Pass’ is a digital or paper certificate that shows whether someone has received at least one jab, tested negative, or […]

Italian government bans large cruise ships from entering Venice lagoon

Image Credit: Alexander Spatari/Getty Images The Italian government announced that large cruise ships will be banned from entering the Venice lagoon. Vessels weighing more than 25,000 metric tons or longer than 180 meters (590 feet) will be affected by the ban. In an attempt to keep Venice on UNESCO’s world heritage list, Italy’s cabinet of […]

Pouya Khazaeli Parsa featured in the new episode of Italian Embassy’s series “Domus Eyes on Iran”

The eight episode of the video series “Domus Eyes on Iran”, produced by the Italian Embassy in Tehran in cooperation with the Milan-based renowned international magazine Domus, was released yesterday. “Pouya Khazaeli Parsa. Persian Modernism and the Social Function of Architecture” is the title of the new episode, screened yesterday at an event hosted by […]

Italian research says U.S. influence over Europe is strong 

Italian research says U.S. influence over Europe is strong  – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – Head of the Global Actors Programme at the Istituto Affari Internazionali says that the U.S. influence over Europe is strong especially in areas of security. “U.S. influence over Europe is pretty strong but that doesn’t mean Europe is entirely at the mercy […]

Driver killed after bus plunges from road on Italian island of Capri

A bus driver died after his vehicle crashed through a guardrail and plunged around six metres on the Italian island of Capri. The bus appeared to have smashed against some structures as it landed near where people were sunbathing. Italian media said some beachgoers instinctively dived into the sea for cover when they heard the […]

The Economist Publishes Bizarre Story Bemoaning Lack of ‘Diversity’ In Italian Squad

Radio host Mike Graham has called for “racists” to be stripped of their bank accounts, passports and other life necessities, an interesting assertion given that Graham himself has been denounced as a racist numerous times before. Graham was responding to a controversy in the UK over racist social media posts targeting black England football players, […]

Italian Researchers CT Scan Egyptian Priest Mummy

A known Egyptian priest mummy, from over 3,000 years ago, has recently been transferred from Italy’s famous Museum of Civil Archeology in Bergamo to the Policlinico of Milan hospital to conduct a mummy CT scan. Researchers at Milan’s prestigious Mummy Project are hoping to learn more about the ancient priest’s life, health, and mummification, according […]

Surgeon who operated on young Italian vaccine victim: ‘You have never seen anything like this’

AstraZeneca victim Camilla Canepa. Facebook The surgeon who operated on an Italian girl, Camilla Canepa, who died at the age of 18 from the effects of the vaccine, said he has never seen anything like this. “It’s not normal,” he added. Camilla Canepa was operated on by Gianluigi Zona, director of the neurosurgical and neuro-traumatological […]

Five arrested after mob of 600 lynch Italian man in Honduras

Five people have been arrested in connection with the killing of an Italian man who was lynched by a mob of 600 villagers for allegedly murdering a homeless man in a rural Honduran village. On Thursday, Italian national Giorgio Scanu was attacked with sticks, stones and machetes at his home in the village of Santa […]

Italian Cable Car Plunges To The Ground, Killing At Least 14

ROME (AP) — A cable car taking visitors to a mountaintop view of some of northern Italy’s most picturesque lakes plummeted to the ground Sunday and then tumbled down the slope, killing 14 people. A young child was hospitalized in serious condition with broken bones, authorities said. Stresa Mayor Marcella Severino said it appeared that […]

Italian Dockers Refuse To Load Arms Shipment To Israel

Above photo: Asiatic Island sailing. Show solidarity with Palestine. After discovering that a shipment of arms destined for Israel was arriving in Italy’s ports, workers refused to load the ship in support of the Palestinians fighting for their lives against Israeli occupation. This Friday the Asiatic Island arrived in the port of Livorno, Italy. Thanks to the […]

Two former Italian left-wing terrorists surrender to French police

Two former Italian left-wing terrorists have turned themselves into French police, prosecutors have said. Luigi Bergamin and Raffaele Ventura voluntarily presented themselves to a Paris courthouse on Thursday. The news comes just one day after seven former Italian members of the Red Brigades were arrested at their homes in France. Bergamin and Ventura were among […]

France arrests Italian Red Brigades members it harbored for decades

PARIS/ROME – France has arrested seven fugitive Italian leftist militants after harboring them for decades following their conviction in Italy on terrorism charges, in a turning point for Paris and Rome on an issue that had long poisoned relations.Italy has long sought the extradition of dozens of leftist guerrillas, who had been given refuge in […]

Family Of Italian Woman Whose Death Linked To AstraZeneca Jab Launches Legal Action

Nwo Report The legal proceedings launched by the family are just one of a number of cases across Europe being mounted against AstraZeneca. Source:Zero Hedge While American lawmakers have taken steps to shield US pharma companies from any legal blowback caused by COVID vaccines, drugmakers in Europe haven’t been so lucky. And after widespread skepticism […]

Italian Hospital Worker Allegedly Skipped Work On Full Pay For 15 Years

Talk about taking paid time off. A hospital employee in southern Italy allegedly played hooky from work ― on full pay ― for 15 years. The man, now 67, raked in around $645,000 during his unauthorized leave, per the BBC, which didn’t identify him by name. The civil servant was assigned to work as a […]

Angry Business Owners Descend on Italian Parliament to Protest Against Lockdown

The government has been accused of deliberately creating confusion after it was revealed that vaccine passports COULD be required to enter shops despite initial assurances that this wouldn’t be the case. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and others within the government claimed that COVID passports are only being considered for mass gathering events like football matches […]

Italian Holocaust survivor ‘senator for life’, gets antisemitic threats

The reassuring speeches, the morale-boosting flyovers and the evening balcony applause for medical staff have done little to impress 90-year-old Liliana Segre. A prominent lawmaker in her native Italy who barely survived Auschwitz as a teenager, she has maintained a sober attitude throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, which hit Italy early and hard in February 2020. […]

Italian restaurant owner was mistaken target of Trump admin. sanctions

One of the final acts of the Trump administration was almost certainly one of the most confounding for Alessandro Bazzoni, a restaurant owner in Verona, Italy. As part of a crackdown on blacklisted Venezuelan crude, former President Donald Trump’s Treasury Department accidentally slapped sanctions against his company on Jan. 19 in a case of mistaken […]

Italian mafia member arrested after tattoos recognised in YouTube cooking video

A member of an Italian mafia gang has been arrested in the Dominican Republic after his tattoos were recognised on YouTube. Marc Feren Claude Biart had been on the run from Italian authorities since 2014 and had been living in Boca Chica on the Caribbean island, police said. Prosecutors had wanted Biart on charges of […]

Italian police find ‘millions’ of vaccines in factory raid amid fears AstraZeneca jabs being hidden

Italian police have raided a pharmaceuticals plant outside Rome, looking for AstraZeneca vaccines, as a tussle between the EU and UK over shortfalls in deliveries continues. Carabinieri toldThe Independent that specialist food and pharmaceutical officers were involved in the search at the Catalent fill-and-finish plant in Anagni. The raids took place over the weekend, said an […]

Former Italian PM Berlusconi hospitalized again, lawyer announces at court hearing

At a court hearing in Milan over an investigation into Silvio Berlusconi’s infamous ‘bunga-bunga’ parties, the former leader’s lawyer announced that he had been admitted to hospital again due to “health problems.” Speaking in court, lawyer Federico Cecconi, who represents the ex-premier, stated that “due to health problems, Berlusconi has been hospitalized since Monday morning.” […]

Italian prosecutor seeks Matteo Salvini trial over migrant ship he turned away

Italy’s former interior minister Matteo Salvini has described himself as “the calmest defendant on the face of the Earth” after a prosecutor recommended he face trial on charges of kidnapping. The leader of the right-wing League party is facing allegations in connection to a ship full of migrants that he tried to prevent landing in […]

Italian prosecutor seizes batch of AstraZeneca Covid-19 jabs ‘as a precaution,’ launches manslaughter investigation after death

The prosecutor of Biella, Italy has ordered the seizure of nearly 400,000 AstraZeneca vaccines and opened a manslaughter investigation following the death of a 57-year-old man hours after being inoculated. On Monday, the prosecutor of Biella, a town in the northern Italian region of Piedmont, ordered the preventive seizure of the country’s entire ‘ABV5811’ batch […]

Narco-busting nan: Italian grandmother helps police bust mafia cocaine ring after grandson’s drug addiction

A grandmother’s tip-off over fears for her drug-addicted grandson has led anti-mafia police in Italy to arrest 33 people for alleged drug trafficking and for possession of illegal weapons in the southern region of Calabria. The woman got in touch with police after her grandchild had become hooked on drugs sold by the Muto clan, […]

Severed Head of Stone Age Woman Found Lodged in Rocks of Italian Cave

Archaeologists arrived at Marcel Loubans cave near  Bologna, Italy, in 2017 to embark on  a unique rescue mission . Their goal was to extract a solitary human skull that had somehow become marooned on a rocky ledge deep inside the  cave, at the top of a 40-foot (12 m) vertical shaft that could only be […]

Coronavirus: Italian government shuts all schools in high risk areas

All schools in coronavirus risk areas in Italy have been ordered to close by the Italian government. Secondary schools were already closed due to the spread of the virus, but now all schools in so-called red zones will be shut. The latest data in the country shows more than 50 percent of COVID-19 cases are […]

Italian researchers create world’s 1st ‘smart tattoo’ using OLED tech

Scientists in the US and Italy claim to have created the world’s first temporary ‘smart’ tattoo using organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs), which could revolutionize multiple fields, including sports science and food technology. Researchers at UCL and the Italian Institute of Technology used the same basic principle as a temporary tattoo, which is transferred onto the […]

Italo Servi, 98, soft-spoken heir to rich Italian Jewish heritage

When Italo Servi donated an amulet that had been in his family for two centuries to Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts five years ago, his children had no idea the object even existed. Servi received the amulet from his mother during a visit home in 1949 while studying at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Following […]

Italian Graveyard Crumbles Off Cliff, Sending 200 Coffins Into Sea

A cemetery in the seaside resort town of Camogli, in northern Italy, collapsed due to a landslide on Monday afternoon, sending an estimated 200 coffins into the sea. The cemetery, built more than a century ago, was located along a rocky cliff. Francesco Olivari, the mayor of Camogli, told CNN that the disaster was an “unimaginable […]

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