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Alessandra Rizzo

Alessandra Rizzo

    Hunt is on for remains of possible Mona Lisa model
    Hunt is on for remains of possible Mona Lisa model
    Italian researchers said on Tuesday they will dig up bones in a Florence convent to try to identify the remains of a Renaissance woman long...
    Italian police officer probed after soccer chaos
    Italian police officer probed after soccer chaos
    A police officer who supposedly killed a soccer fan was placed under investigation on Monday for manslaughter, news reports said, a day after the...
    Tuscan countryside yields 10m-long whale skeleton
    Tuscan countryside yields 10m-long whale skeleton
    Italian researchers have found the skeleton of a 10m-long prehistoric whale in the Tuscan countryside, a discovery that could help shed light on...
    Director of Battle of Algiers dies at 86
    Director of Battle of Algiers dies at 86
    Italian filmmaker Gillo Pontecorvo, who directed the black-and-white classic The Battle of Algiers, died in Rome on October 12, hospital...
    Italy's Berlusconi resigns to make way for new govt
    Italy's Berlusconi resigns to make way for new govt
    Italy's Premier Silvio Berlusconi resigned on Tuesday, paving the way for a centre-left government led by Romano Prodi after weeks of refusing to...
    Italy disputes US version of Iraq killing
    Italy disputes US version of Iraq killing
    Italy's foreign affairs minister said on Tuesday that United States troops killed an Italian intelligence officer by accident, but disputed...