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Italy: Country in Southern Europe
Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a country consisting of a peninsula delimited by the Alps and several islands surrounding it. Italy is located in south-central Europe, and is also considered part of Western Europe. A unitary parliamentary republic with Rome as its capital, the country covers a total area of 301,340 km2 (116,350 sq mi) and shares land borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, and the enclaved microstates of Vatican City and San Marino. Italy has a territorial enclave in Switzerland (Campione) and a maritime exclave in Tunisian waters (Lampedusa). With around 60 million inhabitants, Italy is the third-most populous member state of the European Union.

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Italian police arrest man over deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants in UK [Video]

Italian police arrest man over deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants in UK

Police in Italy say they have arrested a Romanian man in connection with the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants found dead in the back of a truck in the UK in 2019.

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Euro 2020 briefing: Italy win opener against Turkey [Video]

Euro 2020 briefing: Italy win opener against Turkey

Here are all the key statistics from the Euro 2020 tournament as Italy beat Turkey 3-0 in the opening game.

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Italy fans celebrate as Euros kick off [Video]

Italy fans celebrate as Euros kick off

Italy fans celebrated both their side's 3-0 win over Turkey and being able to watch football in a group again as the pandemic-delayed Euro 2020 tournament kicked off.

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Italy and Turkey get ball rolling as Euro 2020 begins under Covid cloud [Video]

Italy and Turkey get ball rolling as Euro 2020 begins under Covid cloud

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Fans gather in Rome ahead of Euro 2020 opening [Video]

Fans gather in Rome ahead of Euro 2020 opening

Fans arrive in Rome ahead of the Euro 2020 curtain raiser between Turkey and Italy. The tournament was postponed last March when countries were scrambling to contain virus outbreaks and major sporting..

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Gareth Bale not looking too far ahead as Wales prepare for Euro 2020 opener [Video]

Gareth Bale not looking too far ahead as Wales prepare for Euro 2020 opener

Wales captain Gareth Bale insists his side are under no pressure at Euro 2020 to emulate their success at the tournament five years ago.Wales start their campaign against Switzerland in Baku on..

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CNN10 - 5/12/21 [Video]

CNN10 - 5/12/21

Vaccine eligibility expands in the U.S., and the reaction is mixed. We also cover a populous nation’s birth rate decline and a new discovery in Italy.

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Italy: Sun, sand and Limoncello [Video]

Italy: Sun, sand and Limoncello

Italy's Amalfi Coast is hoping for tourists this summer. Many businesses are in financial trouble because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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People fly to amber list countries despite government advice [Video]

People fly to amber list countries despite government advice

People are continuing to fly to amber list countries - such as Greece and Italy - despite government advice to avoid travel to all but green list countries. From Tuesday, Portugal will be dropped..

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Italy's 'tomb raiders' are capitalizing on the pandemic [Video]

Italy's 'tomb raiders' are capitalizing on the pandemic

The looting of historic sites in Italy by modern day “tomb raiders” – or “tombaroli,” as they are known in the country – has increased during the pandemic, as many tourist spots were..

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G7 nations 'just one millimeter' from historic tax deal [Video]

G7 nations 'just one millimeter' from historic tax deal

The Group of 7, representing some of the world's richest nations, are within touching distance of a historic deal to close the net on large companies which do not pay their fair share of tax, France..

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Gucci sells dress resembling the traditional India Kurta at ₹2.5 lakh | Oneindia News [Video]

Gucci sells dress resembling the traditional India Kurta at ₹2.5 lakh | Oneindia News

Italy-based company Gucci is a century-old luxury fashion house. Recently, it has agitated the Indian netizens when they found the company selling a dress resembling a traditional Indian kurta at a..

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Multi-ethnic food truck helps migrant women start new life in Bologna [Video]

Multi-ethnic food truck helps migrant women start new life in Bologna

They fled war and poverty, now they're bringing a taste of home to Italy: Meet the female refugees carving out a new career in the kitchen.

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Hundreds attend funeral of ballerina and cultural icon Carla Fracci [Video]

Hundreds attend funeral of ballerina and cultural icon Carla Fracci

The funeral of Italian ballerina and cultural icon Carla Fracci has taken place with hundreds applauding the hearse as it arrived.

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Countdown to Euro 2020: 13 days to go [Video]

Countdown to Euro 2020: 13 days to go

With 13 days until the start of the delayed European Championship, we take a look at the 1968 winners Italy.

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Venice is sinking. This ‘flying boat’ could halt Italy’s iconic city from eroding completely [Video]

Venice is sinking. This ‘flying boat’ could halt Italy’s iconic city from eroding completely

A new all-electric hydrofoil ‘flying boat’ is making waves in Italy and hoping to define the future of boating.

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Dante’s Divine Comedy to be released into space for 700th anniversary [Video]

Dante’s Divine Comedy to be released into space for 700th anniversary

As Italy marks 700 years since the poet's death, his masterpiece will face the final frontier.

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Three held over deadly Italy cable car crash [Video]

Three held over deadly Italy cable car crash

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Three arrested over Italian cable disaster that killed 14 people [Video]

Three arrested over Italian cable disaster that killed 14 people

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Opera singer Andrea Bocelli provides the perfect soundtrack to Italy's 3-0 win over Turkey in the opening game of Euro 2020.
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Euro 2020: Perfect night on and off pitch for Italy as they 'send message' to rivals

The evening in Rome started with a spine-tingling rendition of Nessum Dorma and ended with the Italy team celebrating a defensive block as they beat Turkey 3-0.
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Euro 2020: Lorenzo Insigne extends Italy's lead to three against Turkey

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Turkey 0-3 Italy: The Azzurri start Euro 2020 with impressive win over Turkey

Euro 2020 opens in spectacular fashion as Italy get their campaign off to a flying start in front of their own fans against Turkey.
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Euro 2020: Merih Demiral's own goal gives Italy the lead against Turkey

Turkey defender Merih Demiral's own goal is the first goal of Euro 2020 and gives Italy the lead at the Stadio Olympico.
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Euro 2020: Rate the players - Turkey v Italy

Rate the players in the Euro 2020 Group A match between Turkey and Italy.
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All the latest as Turkey and Italy go head-to-head in EURO 2020 opener

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Euro 2020: Lorenzo Insigne, Federico Bernardeschi, Andrea Belotti - best goals from Italy's qualifying campaign

Watch the best goals from Italy's Euro 2020 qualifying campaign in which Roberto Mancini's men won all 10 games.
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Marines case: Govt deposits Rs 10 crore received from Italy in SC


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Man arrested and charged in Italy in connection with Essex container deaths

A man has been arrested in Italy in connection with the investigation into the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants in a lorry container in Essex.
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French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic beats Matteo Berrettini after fans forced to leave

Novak Djokovic beats Italy's Matteo Berrettini in a French Open quarter-final stopped to ensure fans could leave before a 11pm curfew in Paris.
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Euros OTD: Dutch destroy Italy, Gomez makes difference & Denmark cause shock

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EuroHockey Championships: England put four past Italy in opener

England open their EuroHockey Championships campaign with a 4-0 victory over Italy in Pool B in the Netherlands.
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EuroHockey Championship: England beat Italy 4-0 - highlgihts

Watch highlights as Catherine De Ledesma scores on her international debut to help England beat Italy 4-0 win at the EuroHockey Championship in Amsterdam.
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Italy 4-0 Czech Republic: Azzurri rout Czechs for eighth win in row

Italy brush aside the Czech Republic in their final Euro 2020 warm-up game for an eighth win in a row without conceding.
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Inter Milan: Simone Inzaghi to take over as manager of Italian champions after Lazio exit

Simone Inzaghi will take over from Antonio Conte as the new head coach at Inter Milan.
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Giro d'Italia: Italy's Alberto Bettiol wins stage 18

Italy's Alberto Bettiol wins from the breakaway on stage 18 of the Giro d'Italia as overall leader Egan Bernal finishes in the peloton.
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Three arrested over Italy cable car crash as probe finds temporary repair stopped brake working

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Three people have been arrested over the cable car disaster in northern Italy which killed 14 people.
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Kevin Spacey Books First Movie Role Since Scandal, Shooting in Italy

Kevin Spacey is easing back into acting again -- but his first job ain't even here in the States ... dude's heading all the way over to Italy to get back to work. The disgraced actor -- who has faced a..
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Italian Cable Car Accident Kills At Least 8

There was a horrific cable car accident in Italy Sunday ... and at least 8 people died. The car -- which connects Italy's Maggiore Lake with a nearby mountain, careened to the ground. The car takes..
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Italian winners Maneskin deny taking cocaine during Eurovision Song Contest

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Eurovision winners Maneskin have strongly denied claims that singer Damiano David was using drugs during the show - and he has volunteered to be tested on his return to Italy.
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Cable car falls on Italian mountain, killing at least five people

A cable car has fallen near Lake Maggiore in northern Italy, killing at least five people, the country's Alpine rescue service has said.
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UK at the bottom of the pile again - but who finished where at Eurovision 2021

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This year's Eurovision Song Contest title was awarded to Italy's act Maneskin, who won with rock track Zitti E Buoni.
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Italy wins Eurovision Song Contest as UK fails to score a single point

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Italy's act Maneskin has won the Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam with the track Zitti E Buoni.
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India to take part in Italy, EU led global health summit on Friday

India will be represented by its Sherpa for G20 Suresh Prabhu at the meet that will take place on Friday, May 21.
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Serena Williams builds up for French Open with opening win in Parma

Serena Williams beats Italian teenager Lisa Pigato in Parma as the American seeks to build up clay-court sharpness before the French Open.
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Dina Asher-Smith begins outdoor season with win in Savona

Dina Asher-Smith begins her outdoor season with an impressive win over 200 metres in the Italian city of Savona.
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European Diving Championships: Great Britain's Jack Laugher wins 1m springboard silver

Great Britain's Jack Laugher pips Italy's Giovanni Tocci with his final dive to take silver in the men's 1m springboard final at the European Diving Championships.
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Rome Masters: Dan Evans loses to Taylor Fritz in Italy

British number one Dan Evans loses in the first round of the Rome Masters against American opponent Taylor Fritz.
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Pizza Vending Machine Rolls Out in Rome, Some Italians Offended

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Kim Kardashian Denies Buying Ancient Roman Statue Feds Want to Return to Italy

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Oxygen plant donated by Italy starts at ITBP-run hospital in Greater Noida


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Two American friends jailed for life after killing of Italian police officer while teenagers

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A jury in Italy has sentenced two Americans to life in prison for the killing of a police officer.
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India receives oxygen production plant, 20 ventilators from Italy to aid in fight against COVID-19

MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi lauded Italy for its medical help and support to India in the fight against COVID-19.
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Women's Six Nations: Ireland's Amee-Leigh Murphy Crowe scores brace on first Six Nations start against Italy

Ireland's Amee-Leigh Murphy Crowe scores her first two tries for the Ireland Test side in their 25-5 victory over Italy in the Women's Six Nations.
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Italian hospital worker accused of skipping work on full pay for 15 years

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A hospital employee in Italy has been accused of skipping work for 15 years despite receiving full pay, according to Italian police.
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Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal fights back, Dan Evans loses & Fabio Fognini defaulted

Rafael Nadal survives a scare to win in the Barcelona Open but Britain's Dan Evans loses and Italy's Fabio Fognini is defaulted.
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Number 10 rejects Juventus chair's claim PM saw European Super League as 'attack to Brexit'

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The chairman of Italian football giants Juventus - one of the clubs who attempted a breakaway European Super League - has suggested Boris Johnson was so opposed to the plan because it was viewed as "an..
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SC adjourns criminal prosecution against two Italian marines for killing two fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012

The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the matter for a week, related to the closing of the criminal prosecution against two Italian marines for killing two fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012, as the..
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Scotland 20-41 Italy: Visitors cruise to victory in Women's Six Nations

Captain Manuela Furlan scored a hat-trick as Italy cruised to victory over Scotland in their Women's Six Nations clash in Glasgow.
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Women's Six Nations: Manuela Furlan scores hat-trick as Italy beat Scotland

Watch Italy captain Manuela Furlan's hat-trick as Italy beat Scotland 41-20 to earn their place in the Women's Six Nations third place play-off.
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Former Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has said his family were left shocked after an armed robbery at their home in Italy.
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Women's Six Nations: Scotland make four changes to face Italy

Scotland make four changes for the Women's Six Nations meeting with Italy, with captain Rachel Malcolm and Hannah Smith missing.
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Most European countries should be on 'green' travel list next month, says easyJet boss

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Easyjet's boss said he expected popular destinations such as Spain, Italy, Greece and Portugal to be on the government's "green" list when foreign travel resumes next month.
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Whistleblower claims WHO tried to force him to change report about Italy's pandemic protocols

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Prosecutors in Italy are urging the World Health Organisation to assist them in their investigations into Italy's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Off-duty Italian police officers find stolen Roman statue in Belgium - a decade after it vanished

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A first-century Roman statue has been recovered by two off-duty Italian police officers almost a decade after it was stolen.
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