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Italy, Malta spar over 450 Libyan migrants adrift in Mediterranean Sea; Italian minister Matteo Salvini refuses to allow 'fake refugees' in
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Italy, Malta spar over 450 Libyan migrants adrift in Mediterranean Sea; Italian minister Matteo Salvini refuses to allow 'fake refugees' in

Italy and Malta refused to take in 450 Libyan immigrants. Matteo Salvini refused to allow "fake refugees" into the country

Under fire: Fifteen Italian firefighters arrested for starting blazes to receive bonuses
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Under fire: Fifteen Italian firefighters arrested for starting blazes to receive bonuses

Fifteen firefighters have been arrested in Sicily on suspicion of having started fires in order to receive bonus payments, police on the Italian island said Monday.

Donald Trump's stand against Paris Climate Agreement raises temperatures ahead of G7 meet in Italy
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Donald Trump's stand against Paris Climate Agreement raises temperatures ahead of G7 meet in Italy

G7 environment chiefs met in Italy for talks set to be dominated by the rift caused by the United States' withdrawal from the Paris climate change accord

G7 countries to reaffirm position on Paris climate accord while US mulls over its stance: Officials
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G7 countries to reaffirm position on Paris climate accord while US mulls over its stance: Officials

G7 countries will on Saturday recognise the deadlock about taking collective action on climate change as US president Donald Trump mulls his position.

Angela Merkel calls G7 talks 'unsatisfactory,' says leaders 'in dark' about Trump's climate change intentions
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Angela Merkel calls G7 talks 'unsatisfactory,' says leaders 'in dark' about Trump's climate change intentions

Angela Merkel said that Donald Trump's G7 partners remained in the dark about his intentions on climate change, calling the debate at Sicily "very unsatisfactory"

Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron fire up internet with their 'bromance' at G7 summit in Sicily
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Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron fire up internet with their 'bromance' at G7 summit in Sicily

The Internet was abuzz with pictures of Emmanuel Macron and counterpart Justin Trudeau chatting against the backdrop of the Mediterranean sea in Sicily

Donald Trump's scuffles overshadow tough G7 stance against jihadist terrorism
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Donald Trump's scuffles overshadow tough G7 stance against jihadist terrorism

G7 leaders held annual summit talks with divisions on trade and climate change, and fresh friction surrounding Donald Trump, threatening to undermine a show of unity against jihadist terrorism.

Donald Trump reaches Italy for G7 summit amid growing terror concerns; climate change also on the agenda
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Donald Trump reaches Italy for G7 summit amid growing terror concerns; climate change also on the agenda

G7 leaders meet on Friday is determined to put on a display of united resolve in the fight against jihadist terrorism, despite deep divisions on trade and global warming.

Plucked from the Mediterranean, over 400 migrants saved from a capsized dinghy off Libyan coast
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Plucked from the Mediterranean, over 400 migrants saved from a capsized dinghy off Libyan coast

The Golfo Azzurro, a humanitarian vessel, rescued about 400 migrants - mainly from Morocco, Algeria, Libya, Gambia and Bangladesh - including 16 women and two children.

Italian Coast Guard rescue 3,000 migrants in Strait of Sicily
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Italian Coast Guard rescue 3,000 migrants in Strait of Sicily

Rome: The Italian Coast Guard have rescued more than 3,000 migrants in the Strait of Sicily over the weekend, officials said on Monday.

Will Kannur's RSS and CPI(M) goons please stop killing each other and give Kerala a break?
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Will Kannur's RSS and CPI(M) goons please stop killing each other and give Kerala a break?

Both the RSS-BJP alliance and the CPI (M) needs to share the blame for the Sicilian-type vendetta taking place in Kerala and let the peace-loving people of Kerala live a peaceful life

Watch: Italy reins in Corleone local council due to alleged mafia infiltration
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Watch: Italy reins in Corleone local council due to alleged mafia infiltration

It is the first time the council in Corleone has been dissolved on the orders of the central government.

Italy recovers 2015 sunk migrant boat, hopes to ID victims
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Italy recovers 2015 sunk migrant boat, hopes to ID victims

The Italian navy said Wednesday it has recovered the migrant ship that sank off Sicily last year with an estimated 700 people onboard in one of the worst known tragedies of the Mediterranean migrant crisis.

Italy's coastguard rescues 4,000 migrants in two days, asylum-seekers look for alternatives to Greek route
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Italy's coastguard rescues 4,000 migrants in two days, asylum-seekers look for alternatives to Greek route

Italy's coastguard said it had rescued some 4,000 migrants in the past two days, adding to fears of a fresh push to reach Europe via that route as the number of migrants landing in Greece sharply recedes.

Almost 700 migrants feared dead after boats sinks off Malta coast
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Almost 700 migrants feared dead after boats sinks off Malta coast

This year is on track to become the deadliest ever for migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea after two heavily loaded boats were wrecked in the past week, possibly killing 700 people fleeing Africa for Europe — the same number as died during all of last year.

14 dead, 200 missing in shipwreck near Italy
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14 dead, 200 missing in shipwreck near Italy

At least 14 people were killed and 200 went missing after a boat packed with migrants sank near Italy Monday, media reported Tuesday.

Italian nun breaks Psy's record with her voice
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Italian nun breaks Psy's record with her voice

Sister Christina Scuccia has owned the internet with her ‘heavenly’ voice.