Ferrara, Italy Newswire

Ferrara, Italy Newswire

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  1. Scientists at University of York discover links between your genes and the language you speakRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Academics at the University of York have discovered a correlation between genetic and linguistic diversity and concluded that at least in Europe people who speak different languages are also more likely to have a different genetic make-up. The study, led by Professor Giuseppe Longobardi in York's Department of Language and Linguistic Science, in collaboration with geneticists and linguists at the Universities of Ferrara and Modena and Reggio Emilia in Italy, has discovered that language proves a better predictor of genetic differences than the geographical distribution of population.

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  2. Kabra and Piovan form JV in IndiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Plastics News

    ... Maria di Sala, Italy. Piovan in January bought a majority stake in Penta, which is based in Poggio Renatico, Ferrara, Italy. Within the plastics industry, Penta targets PVC dry blend manufacturing and compounding. Executives at Piovan's Indian ...

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  3. 'Love Among the Ruins' ('Amore tra le rovine'): Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and professors telling how they stumbled into moviemaking in the silent era and marshaled neighbors in Ferrara, Italy to make a movie with them. After hearing some speculations (was it suppressed by Fascists? killed by a bad review?) about how that ...

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  4. Kabra, Piovan form JV in IndiaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Plastics News

    ... Maria di Sala, Italy. Piovan in January bought a majority stake in Penta, which is based in Poggio Renatico, Ferrara, Italy. Within the plastics industry, Penta targets PVC dry blend manufacturing and compounding. Executives at Piovan's Indian ...

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  5. Hera S.p.A. (HER) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | PR-inside.com

    The company offers environmental, water and energy services. Its business activities include water, energy, environment, and innovation and services.

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  6. Evaluation of a protocol for vancomycin administration in critically...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | BioMed Central

    Department of Morphology, Surgery and Experimental Medicine, Section of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sant'Anna Hospital, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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  7. 'ZeroZeroZero', by Roberto SavianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Financial Times

    In the summer of 2009, I was invited to take part in a public discussion on organised crime. The panel was part of the summer festival that the Italian news magazine Internazionale mounts every year in the exquisite city of Ferrara.

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  8. 'ZeroZeroZero', by Roberto SavianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Financial Times

    In the summer of 2009, I was invited to take part in a public discussion on organised crime. The panel was part of the summer festival that the Italian news magazine Internazionale mounts every year in the exquisite city of Ferrara.

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  9. BREMF: Vespers From An Italian Renaissance Convent, St Paul's Church, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Argus

    There is a surreal dichotomy between the haven-like atmosphere of the mid-19th century St Paul's Church and the bustle of the notoriously busy city street it is part of. At one unavoidably comical point during these beautiful renditions of ancient pieces, organist Claire Williams admirably avoided being distracted by the certain hammer of a dancebeat, audible from a bar beyond the stained glass windows of the hushed space.

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  10. ViAle Gelateria in Lynbrook offers authentic Italian flavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Newsday

    Lynbrook's new gelateria has a definite Italian accent: Owner Anna Franchi and her family recently moved to the South Shore from Ferrara in Italy, and while her 11-year-old daughter now speaks English fluently, Franchi's delivery is a charming combination of two languages along with a few illustrative hand gestures. Lynbrook's new gelateria has a definite Italian accent: Owner Anna Franchi and her family recently moved to the South Shore from Ferrara in Italy, and while her 11-year-old daughter now speaks English fluently, Franchi's delivery is a charming combination of two languages along with a few illustrative hand gestures.

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  11. Ali Smith wins Bailey's Prize for gender-bending How To Be BothRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The Star Online

    Scottish-born author Ali Smith won the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction on June 3 for her gender-bending novel How To Be Both that explores issues of sexual identity from Renaissance times to the present. Smith's sixth novel, which had been shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize, focuses on an Italian Renaissance painter who disguises herself as a man in order to pursue her artistic passions, and on a modern teenage girl named George grappling with the death of her mother and with her emerging sexuality.

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  12. Britain's Smith wins fiction award for gender-bending "How to Be Both"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Reuters

    The Wanted's Nathan Sykes goes solo, saying he isn't ready to take a break from the music industry - 01:14 Scottish-born author Ali Smith won the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction for her gender-bending novel ''How to Be Both'' that explores issues of sexual identity from Renaissance times to the present. Rough Cut .

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  13. Juventus' greatest Champions League XI: Alessandro del Piero,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Daily Mail

    Italian football's dominant force, Juventus, enter Saturday's Champions League final as relative underachievers in Europe. While 31 domestic titles tower over fellow Serie A giants AC Milan and Inter Milan, the Old Lady have been crowned kings of Europe just twice.

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  14. Ali Smith gets the Baileys Women's Prize for FictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | The Nation

    Scottish-born author Ali Smith won the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction for her gender-bending novel "How to Be Both" that explores issues of sexual identity from Renaissance times to the present. Smith's sixth novel, which had been shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize, focuses on an Italian Renaissance painter who disguises herself as a man in order to pursue her artistic passions, and on a modern teenage girl named George grappling with the death of her mother and with her emerging sexuality.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Britain's Smith wins award for gender-bending "How to Be Both"Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Reuters

    Scottish-born author Ali Smith won the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction on Wednesday for her gender-bending novel "How to Be Both" that explores issues of sexual identity from Renaissance times to the present. Smith's sixth novel, which had been shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize, focuses on an Italian Renaissance painter who disguises herself as a man in order to pursue her artistic passions, and on a modern teenage girl named George grappling with the death of her mother and with her emerging sexuality.

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  16. Museums: marvels of the Estense GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Rome June 1 - The re-opening of the Estense Gallery in Modena, one of the most important dynastic collections in Italy, means the public once again has access to a treasure trove of art including masterpieces ranging from those of Cosm Tura and Bernini to works by Velazquez, Guido Reni, Tintoretto and many others. Three years after the earthquake in Emilia Romagna that gravely damaged the museum, as many as 600 artworks including 327 paintings, 40 sculptures and 50 pieces previously held in deposits now are on exhibit following a major restoration.

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  17. Italian Trentini making most of time at SkylineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... is play tennis. He said he started playing at around 4 or 5 years of age at a sport club in his hometown of Ferrara, Italy. He said that his father is the Vice President of the club, which features many sports. Trentini, the Northern Virginia ...

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  18. Judge shelves Pasolini murder probeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Rome, May 25 - A Rome judge on Monday shelved the investigation into the murder of iconic writer, filmmaker and leftist icon Pier Paolo Pasolini. Rome prosecutors asked in February to shelve a fresh probe into the November 2, 1975 murder after experts said they couldn't put names to five DNA samples recently found on the clothes he was wearing on the night of his death at Ostia near Rome.

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  19. Gilberto Giovagnoli's first exhibition in the United States opens at ScaramoucheRead the original story

    May 17, 2015 | Art Daily

    Gilberto Giovagnoli's work is driven by contemplations of sovereignty, tyranny, eroticism and transgression - all given free reign within his self-conceived utopian chaos. Giovagnoli was born in 1954, in the tiny Republic of San Marino, and received his BA from the Accademia di Belle Arti di Urbino, Italy in 1975.

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  20. Temperature drop for weekend in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Rome, May 14 - Italy will have a break in recent warm weather with a weekend drop in temperature and thunderstorms in the northern regions, a meteorology expert reported Thursday. "Air decidedly colder than at present this will come into the Northern Italy triggering showers and violent thunderstorms, locally accompanied by hail and heavy winds in the Po Valley.

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