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Antibody tests indicate 1.5 million Italians had COVID-19, mortality rate at 2.3%
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Antibody tests indicate 1.5 million Italians had COVID-19, mortality rate at 2.3%

Geographic variability in results showed that the nationwide lockdown was critical to sparing parts of the country the devastation experienced in the north

Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita depicts the suicide of an intellectual, and the death of everything he stands for
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Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita depicts the suicide of an intellectual, and the death of everything he stands for

Two words have dominated the conversations — in the media, on social media, and all around us — in the entertainment beat this week: “suicide” and “depression”.

Futuristic archeology: Ground-penetrating radar reveals splendor of ancient Roman city, temple
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Futuristic archeology: Ground-penetrating radar reveals splendor of ancient Roman city, temple

It marked the first time a complete ancient city was mapped using ground-penetrating radar (GPR) with no excavation – a costly and time-consuming affair.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Millions return to work as Italy begins easing lockdown; Senate convenes in Washington
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Millions return to work as Italy begins easing lockdown; Senate convenes in Washington

Italy started stirring Monday, with millions allowed back to work as Europe’s longest coronavirus lockdown started easing, while the US took halting steps to lift some restrictions even as tens of thousands of new cases were reported every day

Under lockdown in Europe, Indian students go online to protest inequalities back home, keep up with academics
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Under lockdown in Europe, Indian students go online to protest inequalities back home, keep up with academics

"All of us are fighting a global coronavirus pandemic, along with a failing political economy at the age of 24/25. And at the same time, we are trying to navigate through life — none of us are prepared for that. It is unprecedented,” says an Indian student living under lockdown in Europe

'With cases on a rise, lockdown seemed like a better option': Indians living in Europe tell tales of living through coronavirus shutdown
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'With cases on a rise, lockdown seemed like a better option': Indians living in Europe tell tales of living through coronavirus shutdown

“Everything seemed distant till February," and one assumed that the coronavirus was not going to spread, but in March things got ugly in Italy, says an Indian student recounting the days before lockdown in Europe

Coronavirus Outbreak: Italy to extend lockdown until Easter; number of new cases falls, but toll rises to 11,591
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Italy to extend lockdown until Easter; number of new cases falls, but toll rises to 11,591

Italy’s government said it would extend its nationwide lockdown measures against a coronavirus outbreak, due to end on Friday, at least until the Easter season in April, as the number of new infections declines

Coronavirus Outbreak: Italian man flouts nationwide lockdown to play mobile game Pokemon Go
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Italian man flouts nationwide lockdown to play mobile game Pokemon Go

In a bizarre incident, a man broke the coronavirus curfew in Italy and cited popular mobile game Pokemon Go as the reason for doing so

Coronavirus pandemic: From AS Roma to Inter Milan, Italian football clubs raise money and resources to fight COVID-19
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Coronavirus pandemic: From AS Roma to Inter Milan, Italian football clubs raise money and resources to fight COVID-19

Thursday was one of the bleakest days in Italy’s battle against COVID-19 as the death toll rose to 3,405, overtaking China as the highest number of fatalities from the disease in one country

Coronavirus pandemic: Air India to suspend flights to Europe, UK from 19 to 31 March in the wake of visa, travel restrictions
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Coronavirus pandemic: Air India to suspend flights to Europe, UK from 19 to 31 March in the wake of visa, travel restrictions

In the wake of travel and visa restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak, Air India on Tuesday announced temporary suspension of its entire services to Europe and the UK from 19 March till 31 March

Italy orders shutting down of all shops apart from pharmacies, food stores after recording highest increase in deaths since coronavirus outbreak began
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Italy orders shutting down of all shops apart from pharmacies, food stores after recording highest increase in deaths since coronavirus outbreak began

Italy added new restrictions on Wednesday to a lockdown imposed to fight the coronavirus, ordering bars, restaurants and beauty parlours to close after the highest daily increase in deaths of any country since the outbreak began.

Air India announces temporary suspension of flight services to Rome, Milan, Seoul amid coronavirus outbreak
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Air India announces temporary suspension of flight services to Rome, Milan, Seoul amid coronavirus outbreak

National carrier Air India on Wednesday night announced the temporary suspension of its flight services to Rome, Milan and Seoul.

Pope Francis cancels participation in Lenten spiritual retreat due to 'slight illness' amid coronavirus scare in Italy
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Pope Francis cancels participation in Lenten spiritual retreat due to 'slight illness' amid coronavirus scare in Italy

Earlier this week, the pope canceled two planned official audiences — formal affairs in the Apostolic Palace where Francis would have delivered a speech and greeted a great number of people at the end

World welcomes 2020 with confetti, fireworks but celebrations shadowed by wildfires, protests, Korea tensions
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World welcomes 2020 with confetti, fireworks but celebrations shadowed by wildfires, protests, Korea tensions

Large crowds gathered in European capitals for spectacular fireworks displays that lit up the skies over landmarks like Big Ben in London, the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, the Parthenon in Athens and the Kremlin in Moscow

Serie A: Mario Pasalic's brace helps Atalanta win to stay in Champions League qualifying places; Torino defeat Genoa
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Serie A: Mario Pasalic's brace helps Atalanta win to stay in Champions League qualifying places; Torino defeat Genoa

Atalanta moved level on points with fourth-placed Cagliari and fifth-placed Roma — with the top four finishers qualifying for the Champions League.

Venice prepares for third high tide in week; churches damaged, shops, homes flooded with sea water
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Venice prepares for third high tide in week; churches damaged, shops, homes flooded with sea water

Venice was braced Sunday for an unprecedented third major flooding in less than a week, with seawater due to swamp the already devastated historic city

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Netherlands, Germany and Croatia qualify for next year's finals; Wales keep hopes alive with win
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Netherlands, Germany and Croatia qualify for next year's finals; Wales keep hopes alive with win

The Netherlands, Germany and World Cup finalists Croatia expanded a list of big hitters to qualify for Euro 2020 on Saturday as the trio booked their places at next summer's finals.

Genes from ancient Roman civilization resembles those from the Mediterranean, Middle East
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Genes from ancient Roman civilization resembles those from the Mediterranean, Middle East

The diversity among people increased in 27 BCE to 300 CE, with the empire stretching from North Africa to Britain to the Middle East.

Europa League: Two Celtic supporters stabbed in Rome ahead of club's match against Lazio
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Europa League: Two Celtic supporters stabbed in Rome ahead of club's match against Lazio

Two Celtic fans have been stabbed in Rome ahead of their team's Europa League fixture with Lazio, the Scottish champions said on Thursday.

Fernando Meirelles on directing Netflix's The Two Popes, and why his next film is a timely reminder of climate change
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Fernando Meirelles on directing Netflix's The Two Popes, and why his next film is a timely reminder of climate change

Fernando Meirelles held a masterclass at the Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival, where he was also feted with a Cinema in Excellence (International) Award.