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January 17, 2018 3:46 PM Report: Nainggolan Chinese talks back on

Nainggolan's (right) €50 million transfer to Guangzhou fell through early this week because the total cost would have reached €70 million. — Reuters pic ROME, Jan 17 — Serie A challengers Roma have reopened talks with Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande for the transfer of midfielder Radja Nainggolan, according to reports in Italy today. Roma want to cash in on the talented 10

January 16, 2018 12:27 PM U2 announces European tour leg

Bono (centre), the Edge (left) and Adam Clayton of Irish band U2 perform during their concert at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France, December 6, 2015. — Reuters picLONDON, Jan 16 —Irish rock band U2 has announced a new string of concerts in the UK and Europe as part of its “Experience + Innocence” tour. Tickets go on sale from January 26 (with presales 9

January 13, 2018 12:33 PM Air France-KLM denies bidding for troubled Alitalia

An Alitalia plane passes an Air France plane on the tarmac of Charles de Gaulles International Airport in Roissy near Paris, January 8, 2013. — Reuters picPARIS, Jan 13 — The Air France-KLM group today denied it had made an offer for ailing airline Alitalia, a day after Italy’s industry minister listed it among three bidders. Alitalia, struggling to compete 11

January 13, 2018 7:22 AM Italian govt mulling three offers for ailing Alitalia

MILAN: Italy's government said Friday it is considering three bids for troubled airline Alitalia from Lufthansa, EasyJet and a private equity firm, and hopes to have a deal wrapped up by May. "I can confirm that the goal is to complete a deal before the elections", Economic Development Minister Carlo Calenda said on the La7 television channel, referring 10

January 12, 2018 2:42 PM Berlusconi throws flat tax plan into election campaign

Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi attends a news conference in Rome in this November 25, 2013 file photo. — Reuters picMILAN, Jan 12 — A promise of a flat tax by former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi today sparked sharp reactions from opponents ahead of a general election and head-scratching among economists. Campaigning ahead of a general 9

January 12, 2018 12:46 AM Italian coastguard rescue 264 migrants off southern coast

A member of the Italian Red Cross helps a migrant after he disembarks from the Italian Coast Guard vessel 'Diciotti' on January 8, 2018 in the port of Catania following a rescue operation at sea. — AFP picROME, Jan 12 — Italian coastguard service said yesterday 264 migrants had been rescued from a boat off the coast of Calabria, where traffickers have increasingly 7

January 11, 2018 11:34 AM Mancini says it would be an honour to coach Italy

Mancini, a gifted forward in his playing days, won a surprisingly modest 36 caps for Italy and never played at a World Cup. ― Reuters picMILAN, Jan 11 ― Former Manchester City and Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini said that he would like to coach Italy’s national team, describing the possibility as an honour. The job has been vacant since Gian Piero 14

January 9, 2018 2:42 PM David Byrne announces new album ‘American Utopia’

This file photo taken on March 23, 2015 shows David Byrne performing onstage during The Music Of David Byrne & Talking Heads at Carnegie Hall in New York City. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Jan 9 — Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne has revealed he has a new solo album due out March 9 and released its first single, the funky party track Everybody’s Coming 8

January 4, 2018 2:19 AM Qatari-owned jewels stolen in audacious Venice heist

ROME: Thieves made off with several items of Indian maharajahs' treasures owned by a member of the Qatari royal family after an audacious heist Wednesday at the Doge's palace in Venice, police said. Italian authorities investigating the theft put at around a million euros (RM4 million) the overall value of the collection of Treasures of the Mughals and the Maharajahs 8

January 2, 2018 7:36 PM Six countries enter UN Security Council

UNITED NATIONS: Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kuwait, Peru, Poland and the Netherlands formally joined the ranks of the non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday (Jan 2) "to make a difference," the body's president said. "Peace and security are difficult to achieve," Kazakh envoy Kairat Umarov, who took the rotating presidency 8