Italy

Shapovalov shouts at chair umpire in shock first-round exit

Shapovalov shouts at chair umpire in shock first-round exit

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Canadian young gun Denis Shapovalov raged at the chair umpire before succumbing to nerves as he crashed out of the Australian Open [more…]

Italy confirms long-lost Klimt painting hidden in wall is authentic

Italy confirms long-lost Klimt painting hidden in wall is authentic

Published 18/01/2020

ROME (Reuters) - Authorities in the Italian town of Piacenza on Friday confirmed a painting found hidden in a wall of the local art gallery [more…]

European shares flat as Sino-U.S. trade deal in focus- tech gains

European shares flat as Sino-U.S. trade deal in focus- tech gains

Published 13/01/2020

(Reuters) - European shares were little changed on Monday as investors shifted their focus to the signing of an interim Sino-U.S. trade deal later this [more…]

European shares hit record high as Middle East, trade tensions ease

European shares hit record high as Middle East, trade tensions ease

Published 09/01/2020

(Reuters) - European shares touched a record high Thursday, tracking broader gains in global equities, after the United States and Iran backed away from further [more…]

‘Gold rush’: Race is on for health data in East Europe’s frontier market

‘Gold rush’: Race is on for health data in East Europe’s frontier market

Published 09/01/2020

BUDAPEST/WARSAW (Reuters) - Eastern Europe is a new frontier for private medical care, and insurers and tech startups are racing to steal a march on [more…]

Alpine skiing: Course worker frustrates run of Olympian

Alpine skiing: Course worker frustrates run of Olympian

Published 09/01/2020

(Reuters) - Veteran Argentine skier Cristian Javier Simari Birkner has never had a top-25 finish on the World Cup alpine skiing circuit, and his drought [more…]

Bank of Italy ready to account for Popolare di Bari supervision: Visco to press

Bank of Italy ready to account for Popolare di Bari supervision: Visco to press

Published 23/12/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - The Bank of Italy “positively” fulfilled its supervision duties and is ready to account for its actions on failing lender Banca Popolare [more…]

Huawei should be allowed 5G role in Italy: Industry minister

Huawei should be allowed 5G role in Italy: Industry minister

Published 22/12/2019

ROME (Reuters) - Chinese telecoms firm Huawei should be allowed a role in Italy’s future 5G network, the Italian industry minister said on Sunday after [more…]

Artist at center of Italian anti-racism row defends ape pictures

Artist at center of Italian anti-racism row defends ape pictures

Published 17/12/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - Artist Simone Fugazzotto defended on Tuesday a widely criticized anti-racism campaign launched by Italy’s Serie A soccer league which features his paintings [more…]

‘Bridget Jones’ actor Colin Firth and wife split after 22 years

‘Bridget Jones’ actor Colin Firth and wife split after 22 years

Published 13/12/2019

(Reuters) - British actor Colin Firth and his Italian wife on Friday announced they had split up after 22 years of marriage. Firth, 59, known [more…]