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Naples, December 10 - The alleged creator of the "ecomafia" wing of the notorious Casalesi clan of the Neapolitan Camorra mafia was arrested Tuesday.
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1 hr ago | ANSA.it
Naples, December 10 - The alleged creator of the "ecomafia" wing of the notorious Casalesi clan of the Neapolitan Camorra mafia, blamed for serious environmental and health crimes via waste disposal, was arrested Tuesday.
7 hrs ago | The Japan Times
Assume the position: Yasuhiro Sato, president and chief executive officer of Mizuho Financial Group Inc. , bows at the start of a news conference in Tokyo on Oct. 28. Sato apologized for the bank's failure to address problems of lending to crime groups.
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15 hrs ago | Scotsman.com
Amid mounting concerns over crumbling mosaics, collapsing walls and threats from local mafia clans, the Italian government has appointed a policeman to run Pompeii, one of the world's most impressive but least cared-for ancient sites.
Trapani, December 9 - Italian police on Monday seized 50 million euros in assets from a well-known Sicilian construction and hotel businessman accused of links to two Mafia bosses in the western Sicilian city of Trapani.
Cali, Tulua, Buenaventura yand Jamundi have been converted into a scene for a bloody mob war, terrorizing residents and put the government of high alert after reports that alias 'Kike Gallo' rented troops from the "Los Urabenos" to force out a newcomer mafia boss from Miami.
Prime Minister David Cameron, leader of the ruling Conservative Party, strode to the center of the House of Commons one day recently and took his position the traditional two swords' length from the opposition.
After fielding mafia-turned politician Atiq Ahmed from Sultanpur parliamentary seat, SP is now aiming to pick some leaders from Qaumi Ekta Dal who hold considerable influence in some pockets of eastern Uttar Pradesh.
Palermo, December 6 - Finance police on Friday seized 51 million euros in real estate and assets from a well-known family of entrepreneurs in Palermo on suspicion they were linked with Mafia bosses including Matteo Messina Denaro, a fugitive for the past 20 years suspected of being the current chief of Cosa Nostra.
Turin, December 5 - The appeals phase of the so-called Minotaur mega-trial into the presence of the Calabrian 'Ndrangheta mafia in the greater Turin area ended Thursday with 46 convictions, 13 acquittals, and sentences totalling 210 years in prison.
Samajwadi Party has announced mafia turned politician Atiq Ahmed as its candidate from Sultanpur parliamentary constituency on Friday.
Rome, December 6 - Italian President Giorgio Napolitano encouraged people to look at the ''positive side of the situation'' in Naples and southern Italy in an interview published Friday.
Jailed Mafia boss of bosses Salvatore 'Toto' Riina has renewed death threats against prosecuting magistrates over an alleged truce deal between the Italian state and Cosa Nostra.
Mafia plots and inspiration from the Venice phonebook: 1958 memo reveals Ian Fleming's plans for ill-fated first Bond film Ian Fleming planned a prototype Bond film with Mafia villains given names plucked from an Italian phonebook, a secret memo from 1958 has revealed.