Showing posts with label Italy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Italy. Show all posts

Monday, February 26, 2018

Rome sees rare snowfall as arctic cold front freezes Europe

Rome sees rare snowfall as arctic cold front freezes Europe
About two inches of snow fell on Rome Monday -- its first snowfall in six years -- as an arctic weather front delivered cold and snow across Europe.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

3 killed, dozens injured after train derails near Milan

train derails near Milan
At least three people have now been confirmed dead and 13 seriously injured when a packed regional train derailed Thursday near Milan in northern Italy, emergency services said.

Monday, January 01, 2018

Nouvel An : Tradition respectée avec le plongeon du Nouvel an dans le Tibre à Rome

le plongeon du Nouvel an dans le Tibre à Rome
 La tradition a une nouvelle fois été respectée lundi, en ce premier jour de 2018, avec le plongeon du Nouvel an dans les eaux froides du Tibre, le fleuve qui traverse Rome.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Eni says Kazakh agreement moves it closer to exploration

Eni says Kazakh agreement moves it closer to exploration
Italian energy company Eni said Friday it grabbed a stronger hold over a reservoir in Kazakhstan it said has a "significant" potential for oil resources.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Snow, ice chill Italy; 1,000 evacuated as river bursts

Snow, ice chill Italy
Rain, snow, freezing cold and mass flooding wrought havoc in the northern Italian province of Reggio Emilia Tuesday -- leading to the evacuations of about 1,000 people, some in a helicopter.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Crashing Chinese space station could rain fire on Europe

Tiangong-2
The European Space Agency (ESA) has already narrowed down the possible crash sites for the Chinese ‘Tiangong-1’ space station, including several European nations, which is due to meet its fiery end early in 2018.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Heavy Rain, Floods Lash Italy; at Least 5 Dead in Tuscany

Heavy Rain, Floods Lash Italy
Torrential rain in Italy has triggered flooding that killed at least five people in the Tuscan port town of Leghorn.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Three brothers rescued alive after Italian earthquake

Three brothers rescued alive after Italian earthquake
Rescue workers have pulled three young brothers from the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake hit the tourist-packed Italian holiday island of Ischia last night.

Monday, August 07, 2017

At least 4 dead after bad weather hits northern Italy

bad weather hits northern Italy
Heavy storms in northern Italy have led to at least four deaths and multiple emergency rescues in some of the country's most mountainous regions, local media reported Sunday.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Health warnings in place as Europe prepares for blistering heat

Health warnings have been issued across Europe
Health warnings have been issued across Europe this week, as the most severe heatwave of an already hot summer is expected.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Rome mayor demands emergency measures as water rationing looms

Lake Bracciano
The mayor of Rome urged the government on Friday to intervene to prevent water rationing in the drought-hit Italian capital.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Vatican fountains turned off in response to drought

Vatican
The Vatican is going to turn off its 100 fountains in response to a prolonged drought following Italy's third-driest spring in about 60 years.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Firefighters quell wildfires raging across Europe

wildfires
Firefighters battled to douse wildfires in Croatia and Montenegro today, as blazes also raged in Italy, France and Portugal.

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Immeuble effondré près de Naples: les huit disparus retrouvés morts

Les secouristes qui fouillaient depuis vendredi matin les décombres d'un petit immeuble effondré près de Naples ont annoncé samedi matin avoir retrouvé les corps sans vie des huit habitants portés disparus, dont deux enfants.

Friday, July 07, 2017

Friday, June 02, 2017

Gazprom Discusses Gas Deliveries to EU With Greece at SPIEF Forum

Gazprom chief executive Alexey Miller and Giorgos Tsipras, the Greek chief of international economic relations, on Thursday discussed gas deliveries to Europe at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Russia’s energy giant said in a statement.

Saturday, May 06, 2017

Iran Cooperating with 3 Countries to Revive World's Largest Lake

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi announced that Tehran is cooperating with three countries to save the dying Lake Orumiyeh in Northwestern Iran.
"The foreign ministry has started joint plans with Japan, Italy and Australia in cooperation with the Headquarters to Revive Lake Orumiyeh," Araqchi said on Saturday.

Friday, May 05, 2017

EU CO2 emissions decrease slightly in 2016

Eurostat said on Thursday that compared with 2015, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the European Union (EU) slightly decreased by 0.4 percent in 2016.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

L'aéroport de Catane en Sicile fermé en raison du nuage de cendres de l'Etna

L'aéroport international de Catane en Sicile a fermé samedi en raison du nuage de cendres volcaniques expulsé par l'Etna.

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Mount Etna erupts in spectacular fashion on Sicily

Europe's most active volcano erupted in a fiery display of seismic power early Tuesday, sending bright orange flares of lava leaping into the darkness overnight as awed residents looked on.

EL News