Italy

Italian whole-town study finds 40% of coronavirus cases had no symptoms

Italian whole-town study finds 40% of coronavirus cases had no symptoms

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - A study of coronavirus infections that covered almost everyone in the quarantined north Italian town of Vò found that 40% of cases [more…]

European shares pick up, dollar gains before quarter-end

European shares pick up, dollar gains before quarter-end

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares picked up on Tuesday after a weak start, extending the optimism of the Asian session, and oil prices steadied as [more…]

Sailing: Team New Zealand blames inside job for America’s Cup allegations

Sailing: Team New Zealand blames inside job for America’s Cup allegations

Published 30/06/2020

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Team New Zealand have blamed “informants” for spreading “highly defamatory and inaccurate” allegations about the body organising their America’s Cup defence, triggering [more…]

Soundtracks from Italian cinema’s golden age get new lease of life

Published 29/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Soundtracks from the golden age of Italian cinema are to be made available to a new generation of music and film lovers [more…]

Italy’s Cassandra: the scientist who challenged WHO guidelines

Italy’s Cassandra: the scientist who challenged WHO guidelines

Published 29/06/2020

ROME (Reuters) - Andrea Crisanti says his one regret is that he didn’t yell loudly enough at the beginning, when the dead had yet to [more…]

Kelly Clarkson, Zac Efron to get stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Kelly Clarkson, Zac Efron to get stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Published 18/06/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “American Idol” winner Kelly Clarkson, actor Zac Efron and British star Benedict Cumberbatch are among celebrities who will be getting a [more…]

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to be shared across Europe, says France

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to be shared across Europe, says France

Published 15/06/2020

PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A deal between AstraZeneca and four European countries for COVID-19 vaccines involves doses being shared by European Union members on a pro [more…]

Explainer: Europe steps up tech battle vs. coronavirus with German app

Explainer: Europe steps up tech battle vs. coronavirus with German app

Published 15/06/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany on Tuesday becomes the latest European country to launch a smartphone app that seeks to break the chain of coronavirus infection [more…]

Banksy mural stolen from Bataclan theater found in Italian farmhouse

Banksy mural stolen from Bataclan theater found in Italian farmhouse

Published 11/06/2020

ROME (Reuters) - A mural by secretive British street artist Banksy stolen from the Bataclan theater in Paris, where Islamist gunmen killed 90 people in [more…]

Greece, Italy to sign accord on maritime zones

Greece, Italy to sign accord on maritime zones

Published 09/06/2020

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece and Italy will sign an agreement on maritime boundaries during a visit by Italy’s foreign minister to Athens on Tuesday, the [more…]