Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Tag Archives: Italy

Pakistani Teenager flies back to Italy after forced abortion

ROME: A Pakistani teenager studying in Italy has returned after allegedly undergoing a forced abortion at the hands of her family. 19-year-old Farah had been studying in the city of Verona and became pregnant a few months ago, BBC reported. In February, she was taken back to Pakistan by her ...

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Italian-Pakistani woman killed for ‘honour’

GUJRAT/ROME: An Italian-Pakistani woman was allegedly murdered by her father, uncle and brother in Punjab’s Gujrat district in the name of honour, police officials said. Police have arrested three suspects, including the victim’s father and brother identified as Ghulam Mustafa and Adnan, for their alleged involvement in the crime. According ...

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Lufthansa sees Italy coming under pressure over Alitalia

The chief executive of Lufthansa said the German carrier is not interested in Alitalia in its present form and that it needs restructuring. (Reuters) BRUSSELS: Lufthansa expects the European Commission will put pressure on Italy to find a solution for ailing flag carrier Alitalia, the German group’s chief executive said ...

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Italians cast votes in uncertain elections

ROME: Italians began voting on Sunday in one of the country’s most uncertain elections ever, with far-right and populist parties expected to make major gains and Silvio Berlusconi set to play a leading role. Clashes between far-right and anti-fascist activists have marred a gloomy campaign dominated by fears about immigration ...

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Davis Cup tie: Pakistan thrash Korea, Italy win against Japan

LONDON: Pakistan thrashed Republic of Korea 4-0 in the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-I tie after experienced Pakistani pair of Aisam Qureshi and Aqeel Khan winning the doubles match and Abid Ali Akbar winning the reverse singles here at Pakistan Sports Complex grass courts. The set went into tie break and ...

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Shooting in central Italy targets foreigners from Africa

MILAN: A man has been detained after at least four people were injured by a shooting from a vehicle in the central Italian town of Macerata on Saturday. Police said a suspect was held two hours after the shooting began at about 11 a.m.local time. Local reports said a second ...

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Apple’s ‘Everyone Can Code’ program expands more broadly in EU

LONDON: Apple announced this morning it’s bringing its “Everyone Can Code” program to 70 more colleges and universities across Europe. The program, which Apple designed to help students learn how to build apps, launched in May 2017 but was initially limited to the U.S. before expanding to other markets, including ...

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Surveen Chawla ties the knot in a secret wedding

BOLLYWOOD: Even as India is fixated with the wedding of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, actor Surveen Chawla quietly announced her marriage on social media. The actor shared a photo with husband Akshay Thakker on her Twitter page. She wrote with the photo, “And just like that, right in the ...

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EU agrees to start phase two of Brexit talks

PARIS: The European Union agreed on Friday to move talks forward with London on Britain’s exit from the bloc as leaders warmed to the British premier, but there was little clarity on trade, as well as on some issues already discussed. On the second day of a Brussels summit, EU ...

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