Puglia, Italy Newswire (Page 7)

Puglia, Italy Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Puglia, Italy. (Page 7)

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  1. 'Fight gangmasters like Mafia' - MartinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Rome, August 20 - Italy needs to fight farm gangmasters who exploit agricultural workers by using the same tough techniques deployed by the state against Cosa Nostra, Farm Minister Maurizio Martina said Thursday. "We need, like against organised crime, a quantum jump to break through the wall of rubber, the code of silence and the fear," Martina told la Repubblica newspaper.


  2. Puglia gangmaster probed in woman deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Trani, August 19 - A farm gangmaster in Puglia has been placed under investigation in the death of a woman labourer in mid-July, judicial sources said Wednesday. Paola Clemente, 49, died on July 13 and was buried but prosecutors on Tuesday ordered her body to be exhumed and an autopsy to take place on August 21. The man, who drove the workers to the fields to pick grapes, was named as Ciro Grassi, from Taranto.


  3. Museum directors: Foreigners namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Rome, August 18 - A rash of foreigners were appointed to head Italy's most prestigious museums Tuesday with the naming of German art expert Eike Schmidt to head the Uffizi Gallery, ousting longstanding director Antonio Natali, expected to cause most clamour, observers said. In all seven out of 20 appointments to head Italy's top public museums were garnered by foreigners including another German, Cecile Hollberg, aged 48, an art historian, who takes over running the Florence Academy Galleries, Canadian-born Briton James Bradburne, 59, to head the Brera Pinacoteca, and French art historian Sylvain Bellenger, who takes over the directorship of the Capodimonte Museum in Naples.


  4. bassador of Kazakhstan to Italy paid farewell courtesy visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | AkiPress

    Upon completion of his diplomatic mission, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Italy, San Marino, and Malta Andrian Yelemessov paid farewell courtesy visits to authorities of Malta and San Marino, and the Italian Foreign Ministry. Yelemessov met with Andrea Beluzzi and Roberto Venturini the Captains Regent of the Republic of San Marino , with the State secretary for Foreign affairs Pasquale Valentini, and the Secretary of state for industry, crafts and commerce Marco Arzilli.


  5. Joe Manfredi remembered at New Dorp Beach ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | SILive.com

    In an emotional ceremony Saturday, Corrado "Joe" Manfredi, the Manfredi Auto Group owner who died in March , was remembered on Ebbitts Street in New Dorp Beach, with friends delivering tributes in both Italian and English. Speakers included long-time friends like Mike Pesce, who recalled the days when he and Manfredi, who was born in Mola di Bari, Italy and immigrated to the United States at the age of 14, were young soccer fans.


  6. Aughton's Matt has the PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Southport Visiter

    Matt Palfreyman, Pierre Lundin of Sweden in first place and Erik Edin in third place, also from Sweden. Second round of 2015 Formula 2 Powerboating World Championships.


  7. London-based art dealer arrested in Italy on suspicion of murdering her motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    London-based art dealer arrested in Italy on suspicion of murdering her frail 93-year-old mother with a rosary bead Suspect reportedly told officers that her mother had been 'saying diabolical things' and she need to 'purify' the frail woman A London-based art dealer has been arrested in Italy on suspicion of murdering her 93-year-old mother with a religious icon, possibly a rosary. Francesca Martire, 61, is being questioned by officers in the southern city of Taranto who believe she used the beads to suffocate and choke frail Marria Luigia Magazzile.


  8. Diseased Trees and Drought in Spain, Italy Drive Up Cost of Olive Oil Across EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | AccuWeather.com

    An ongoing drought in southern Europe combined with a disease outbreak is affecting the continent's olive crop and olive oil prices. The price of a liter of olive oil jumped 10 percent from December to July in the United Kingdom because of a greater demand and a smaller supply, according to The Guardian .


  9. Two dead as storms follow heatwaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Rome, August 11 - Violent storms, flash floods and severe weather battered Italy on Tuesday, killing at least two people and injuring others, uprooting trees, delaying trains and causing damage across the country. The stormy weather follows an extreme heat wave that lasted for weeks and sent temperatures soaring close to 40 degrees Celsius.


  10. Is Mad Cow Rearing Its Ugly Head Again?By Barbie Latza NadeauRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    Nothing kills the appetite for a thick juicy T-bone steak like the mention of mad cow disease. So it's little wonder that in the southern Italian region of Puglia, medical and veterinary officials are quickly playing down the fact that two people have died in the last 10 days from confirmed cases of Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease, a neurological disorder with strains that were associated with mad cow disease in the 1980s and '90s.


  11. Masseria offers diners an out-of-the-way escape to PugliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Situated among garage fronts and store houses, Masseria's location is not at all obvious. Inspired by the country houses he remembers from trips to Puglia, Italy, former Bibiana chef Nicholas Stefanelli recently introduced Masseria, the first free-standing restaurant outside Union Market.


  12. Free wine weekend? Lemoyne has offerings from PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... le also being rich. Very dense, textured wine for aging over 5-6 years." 2012 Pinnacoli Primitivo di Manduria, Puglia, Italy, $15.


  13. Women reunited with their real parents 24 years after they were switched in hospital mix-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Lorena and Antonella were born to 11 minutes apart but were given to each other's parents after a mix up by hospital staff A women has revealed the moment she learned she had been switched at birth and brought up by another girl's parents. Lorena and Antonella were born to 11 minutes apart by Caesarean section in a maternity ward in Puglia, Italy, in 1989.


  14. Wine Guy: Italy offers many interesting white winesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | The Gazette

    While Italy is famous for its red wines, the country also boasts a plethora of interesting white wines. Much of that comes from the variety afforded by countless indigenous grapes.


  15. Italy's Renzi wins vote to help banks, keep steel plant openRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Reuters

    Aug 5 Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi won a confidence vote in the Senate on Wednesday on emergency measures to help banks offload bad loans and to keep open a major steel plant which prosecutors say is unsafe. The very different measures were contained in a single decree as the government races to push through legislation ahead of the parliamentary summer recess.


  16. United States v. FazioRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | FindLaw

    Before AMBRO, CHAGARES, and VANASKIE, Circuit Judges. Almon S. Burke, Jr., Esq., , Mark A. Goldstein, Esq., , Goldstein & Associates, LLC, Pittsburgh, PA, Counsel for Appellant.


  17. Vatican: Remains of St. Pio of Pietrelcina Will Be in St. Peter's Basilica in FebruaryRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    St. Peter's Basilica will receive Saint Pio of Pietrelcina's remains, which will exposed for veneration from February 8-14.


  18. Trullo Terrabronzata, Puglia: Not down at heel in southern ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | The Independent

    ... 080 444 9814) a restaurant serving hearty local dishes such as donkey stew. Trullo Terrabronzata, Cisternino, Puglia, Italy. From A 1,500 to A 2,700 a week through Further Afield (07850 907979; furtherafield.com ); sleeps six. Since the accord, the ...


  19. 'I felt sick. It was like looking at myself in the mirror': The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'I felt sick. It was like looking at myself in the mirror': The moment two girls switched at birth learned the terrible truth on Facebook 24 YEARS after shocking hospital mix-up In a maternity ward in Puglia, the 'heel' of Italy's boot, two babies were born by Caesarean section, just 11 minutes apart.


  20. Taranta music festival opens in PugliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Bari, August 3 - The 18th edition of 'La Notte della Taranta', a festival dedicated to the folk-music traditions of the Salento area in the southern Puglia region was to open on Monday night in Corigliano d'Otranto. The festival's closing concert is scheduled in the town of Melpignano on August 22. Over 60 bands and artists from around the world are scheduled to perform in 16 concerts across Salento as part of the festival, including Nigerian troubador 'Bombino' , known as the "Jimi Hendrix of the desert", 'Mari Boine' from Norway, and 'Tuck' from Turkey.