13 Syrian refugees welcomed in Italy

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

Rome : More than a hundred Syrian refugees arrived in Rome on Wednesday, the latest wave of refugees from the war-torn country to be escorted to safety in Europe. The 113 men, women and children arrived at Rome’s Fiumicino airport from Lebanon where church groups had arranged their safe passage out of refugee camps. “Viva […]

Rani Mukherji, Aditya Chopra secretly tie the knot in Italy

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
Rani Mukharji

Mumbai : Bollywood actress Rani Mukherji and filmmaker Aditya Chopra secretly married in Italy on Monday (April 21). Romance between Rani and Aditya has been making headlines for years now. Yash Raj Films released a statement confirming the wedding, which was a ‘small and intimate affair’. “We are happy to announce that Mr. Aditya Chopra […]

12 dead as boat capsizes between Malta, Italy

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Rome: At least 12 people died after a migrant boat carrying some 250 African migrants capsized Friday in waters between Malta and Italy’s Sicily, media reported.The latest accident occurred a week after a shipwreck left more than 300 migrants dead near the Italian island of Lampedusa, Xinhua reported. According to RAI state television, about 120 […]

Fishermen killing: Italian marines to return to India today

Friday, March 22nd, 2013
Italian marines return to India

New Delhi : The two Italian marines facing trial for killing two Indian fishermen last year will arrive in India by Friday. On Thursday evening, External Affairs spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said in a tweet post, “Following diplomatic contacts Italy informed that Marines will return to India in accordance with timeline provided to Supreme Court”. “The […]

New pope theologically conservative, but with a common touch

Thursday, March 14th, 2013
New pope

Buenos Aires, Argentina : Like most of those in Argentina, he is a soccer fan, his favorite team being the underdog San Lorenzo squad. Known for his outreach to the country’s poor, he gave up a palace for a small apartment, rode public transportation instead of a chauffeur-driven car and cooked his own meals. The […]

Italy’s decision will have consequences on ties: PM

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013
Italy's decision will have consequences on ties: PM

New Delhi: Taking a tough stand, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday accused Italy of violating “every rule of diplomatic discourse” and asked it to send back the two marines undergoing trial for killing Indian fishermen, failing which there will be consequences on bilateral ties. Responding to the issue raised by the Opposition in both […]

Dr. Subramanian Swamy joins issue with Digvijay over Rahul

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

New Delhi: Count Dr. Subramanian Swamy to tell the truth to raise controversies. Attacking the twice CM of MP and trouble-shooting spade Digvijay Singh on his own ground, for holding Rahul Gandhi up like a child before Indian people to call him the “future PM” (expecting Congress to rule many more years), Dr. Swamy said […]