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Dario Thuburn

Dario Thuburn

    Britain prepares to vote in election cliffhanger
    Britain prepares to vote in election cliffhanger
    With no party expected to win a majority and several smaller blocs on the rise, the election in Britain could mark a shift to a type of...
    Pope meets his predecessor for first time in history
    Pope meets his predecessor for first time in history
    The meeting will mark the the first time a pontiff has met his predecessor.
    Pope's butler sentenced to 18 months over Vatileaks scandal
    Pope's butler sentenced to 18 months over Vatileaks scandal
    Pope Benedict XVI's butler Paolo Gabriele has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for stealing the pope's private documents and leaking...
    Greece closes in on coalition deal
    Greece closes in on coalition deal
    The New Democracy conservatives were negotiating a possible coalition with socialists Pasok and the Democratic Left party after clinching a narrow...
    Greece rushes to form government after election
    Greece rushes to form government after election
    The Harvard-educated conservative leader Antonis Samaras won the election with his New Democracy party and held coalition talks after President...
    Global anti-abuse conference set for the Vatican
    Global anti-abuse conference set for the Vatican
    Catholic leaders from around the world meet next week for a conference to combat child abuse which will include a penitential service but which has...
    Crew, honeymooners rescued from Italy cruise disaster
    Crew, honeymooners rescued from Italy cruise disaster
    Two South Korean honeymooners and an Italian crew member were rescued on Sunday from a cruise ship wreck on an Italian island as emergency services...
    Panic on cruise ship 'like on the Titanic'
    Panic on cruise ship 'like on the Titanic'
    Three people died and several were missing on Saturday after a cruise ship with more than 4 000 people on board ran aground and keeled over...
    Italy pins hopes on €10bn bond sale to solve debt woes
    Italy pins hopes on €10bn bond sale to solve debt woes
    European Union economy commissioner Olli Rehn heads to Rome on Friday for talks with Prime Minister Mario Monti as the Italian treasury launches a...
    Agreed reforms pave the way for Berlusconi's resignation
    Agreed reforms pave the way for Berlusconi's resignation
    Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was set to resign on Saturday after a parliamentary revolt and a wave of market panic that has shaken the...
    Tunisian leader vows 'total break' with old regime
    Tunisian leader vows 'total break' with old regime
    Tunisia's interim president on Wednesday promised a "total break" with the past and hailed "a revolution of dignity and liberty", as prosecutors...
    Battles in Tunis as new government takes shape
    Battles in Tunis as new government takes shape
    Tunisian soldiers on Sunday fought loyalists of ousted strongman Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali near the presidential palace, a police source said, as the...