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Ella Ide

Ella Ide

    Refugees saved after boat flips in the Mediterranean
    Refugees saved after boat flips in the Mediterranean
    Images released by the Italian navy on Wednesday captured the moment when an overcrowded boat capsized off Libya, leaving at least five people...
    'Spying' on the pope: Vatican leaks reveal dirty dealings
    'Spying' on the pope: Vatican leaks reveal dirty dealings
    Leaked documents set to be published in two books on Wednesday purportedly reveal how charity money was allegedly spent on refurbishing the houses...
    World mayors sign pact to fight climate change
    World mayors sign pact to fight climate change
    Mayors from around the world have signed a declaration with Pope Francis stating that man-made climate change is real and humanity has a moral...
    Critics tip favourites to win at Venice Film Festival
    Critics tip favourites to win at Venice Film Festival
    British director Stephen Frears provoked a hugely enthusiastic response with his charming tragi-comedy Philomena, the true tale of a...
    Men in white: Pope Francis to meet predecessor
    Men in white: Pope Francis to meet predecessor
    It will be the first time a pontiff will meet a former one since the Middle Ages, with both expected to wear the papal white vestments.
    Seychelles pleads for end to pirate prisoner overcrowding
    Seychelles pleads for end to pirate prisoner overcrowding
    As naval forces tighten the noose around Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean, the idyllic Seychelles archipelago has been overrun with convicted...
    Divers continue search for missing cruise ship bodies
    Divers continue search for missing cruise ship bodies
    Italian navy divers blew open access points in the wreck of the Costa Concordia on Monday as rescuers debated whether to call off their search for...
    Monti launches ambitious reforms to save Italy
    Monti launches ambitious reforms to save Italy
    Prime Minister Mario Monti unveiled an ambitious economic crisis plan on Thursday with reforms aimed at appeasing global leaders and financial...
    Amanda Knox acquitted of murder
    Amanda Knox acquitted of murder
    United States student Amanda Knox was acquitted of murder and sexual assault by an Italian court on Monday after breaking down in court and...
    Amanda Knox pleads for mercy as murder verdict looms
    Amanda Knox pleads for mercy as murder verdict looms
    American student Amanda Knox broke down in court and pleaded for mercy on Monday as an Italian jury retired to consider its verdict in her appeal...
    Movie lovers descend on Venice for film festival
    Movie lovers descend on Venice for film festival
    Cinema enthusiasts are descending on Italy's floating city for the 68th edition of the Venice Film Festival, which kicks off on Wednesday with...
    UN to start airlifting food to Somalia
    UN to start airlifting food to Somalia
    The United Nations World Food Programme was set on Tuesday to start airlifting food to Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya after an emergency meeting in...