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Stefano Ambrogi

Stefano Ambrogi

    Pakistan trio jailed for spot-fixing
    Pakistan trio jailed for spot-fixing
    Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir were jailed on Thursday for their roles in a spot-fixing scandal which the judge...
    UK riot fears during street party
    UK riot fears during street party
    Revellers packed London streets on Sunday for one of Europe's biggest street parties with record numbers of police on duty to make sure there was...
    WikiLeaks founder in new bid to block 'flawed' extradition
    WikiLeaks founder in new bid to block 'flawed' extradition
    Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Tuesday asked a court for a second time o block his extradition from Britain to Sweden for...
    Bets and belt-tightening ahead of UK royal wedding
    Bets and belt-tightening ahead of UK royal wedding
    Royal courtiers were pondering on Wednesday how to tailor the wedding of Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton to the austere times and...
    London gridlock as transport strike brings chaos
    London gridlock as transport strike brings chaos
    Millions of commuters across the British capital struggled to get to work on Tuesday as a 24-hour strike by workers on London's underground rail...
    British gunman kills himself in stand-off
    British gunman kills himself in stand-off
    A gunman wanted for three shootings killed himself early on Saturday in a stand-off with marksmen in rural north-east England, British police...
    UK, Ireland set new flying zone to cut ash disruption
    UK, Ireland set new flying zone to cut ash disruption
    Britain's air traffic control body said on Monday it had agreed the creation of a new flying zone with Irish officials and aircraft manufacturers...
    'Great Train Robber' Biggs close to freedom
    'Great Train Robber' Biggs close to freedom
    "Great Train Robber" Ronnie Biggs is due to be freed from jail on Friday after Justice Secretary Jack Straw agreed to release him on compassionate...
    Shippers avoid Suez, but no Cape stampede
    Shippers avoid Suez, but no Cape stampede
    More of the world's big shipping firms are quietly diverting their fleets via the Cape of Good Hope instead of risking Somali pirates in the Gulf...