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Daimler buys stake in Italian motorcycle maker

FRANKFURT, 0 hours, 37 minutes ago Daimler AG has annoucned plans to buy 25 per cent of Italian motorcycle maker MV Agusta – the latest sign that motorbike and car technologies are converging, driven by a push to lower emissions and improve safety. Buying …
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Italy comes to Niagara Region

The gourmet store Casa Toscana offers Grimsby and the surrounding Niagara Region an indulgence that has its customers returning over and over again. This indulgence is the true taste of Tuscany. Casa Toscana was born from three Italian friends who needed …
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Italian origin woman accuses sadhu of harassing her

Vrindavan, Nov 1, 2014, (IANS) Authorities here Saturday launched a probe after a 65-year-old Italian origin woman accused a sadhu of harassing her and making lewd gestures. In her complaint, Braj Basi Devi Dasi said the sadhu (holy man) – Nitai Das – …
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Italy to End Sea Rescue Mission That Saved More Than 100,000 Migrants

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Migrants' lives in peril as Italy ends sea rescues

ROME – Italy said Friday it will close a sea rescue mission that has saved the lives of more than 100,000 migrants from Africa and the Middle East, a move one rights group warned could lead to a “surge of deaths” in the Mediterranean. Interior Minister …
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Europe News

Top 10 Eastern Europe trips: Bargain city breaks and cruises behind the old iron curtain

It’s 25 years since the Berlin Wall fell and opportunities for discovering Eastern Europe have never been better. Our appetite for destinations full of history, culture and wonder has increased and here are some great deals.   No more wall: The …
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Yo, Europe. Larry Page wants Google to be EVEN BIGGER

Intelligent flash storage arrays Google’s chief Larry Page is not satisfied with his company’s powerful position in the technology world and he is keen to see the ad giant apparently grow beyond search, where it holds a dominant position in Europe …
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Credit Suisse : SEDCO mulls $ 300m real estate deal in Europe

SEDCO Capital, a Jeddah-based Islamic investment firm, studies to arrange a club investment of up to $ 300 million in European real estate, said Chief Executive Hasan Aljabri. He added that the company will soon distribute its Luxembourg fund range via …
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SEDCO mulls $ 300m real estate deal in Europe

SEDCO Capital, a Jeddah-based Islamic investment firm, studies to arrange a club investment of up to $ 300 million in European real estate, said Chief Executive Hasan Aljabri. He added that the company will soon distribute its Luxembourg fund range via …
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Europe, Russia at odds over eastern Ukraine elections

November 1, 2014 – 13:11 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net – German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone that Sunday’s planned elections in eastern Ukraine were illegitimate and would not be recognized by European leaders, a …
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US News

Former CIA director says balancing privacy, security key to new laws

The former head of the Central Intelligence Agency is cautioning Canadian officials to keep in mind the delicate balance between security and privacy when crafting new laws.  In an interview with CBC Radio’s The House, retired U.S. general and former …
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President of United States : Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release November 01, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger …
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THROWBACK: 'Magandang Gabi Bayan' visits Laperal White House

The Laperal house was built in Baguio in the 1920s as a rest house. While its former owners are said to be among the spirits lingering there, other ghosts are also roaming around the area. “Magandang Gabi Bayan” interviewed some people who came …

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For SD Republicans, Obama is villain of fall campaigns

PIERRE — In a place where voters haven’t backed a Democratic candidate for the White House in 50 years, Republican candidates know they have a winning card again this fall when they pick on President Barack Obama. No one has suggested he should come to …
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Glen Gardner woman charged with DWI in Clinton Township

CLINTON TWP. — On Thursday, Oct. 30, at approximately 11:40 a.m., Patrolman Andrew McCluskey stopped a 2004 Honda CRV driven by Christine Keselica, 24, of Glen Gardner, on Route 513 for allegedly failing to stop at a stop sign and for having a light out. …
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Italian Business News

WARPLANES: Business Jets Also Serve

November 1, 2014:  In Thailand the air force has ordered an Italian Piaggio P.180 Avanti II business jet outfitted for photo reconnaissance. This 5.2 ton aircraft that has a payload of 9oo kg and that will largely consist of high resolution digital …

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Italian bank bids for accounts of Vatican employees

Catholic World News – October 31, 2014 An Italian bank is actively soliciting the business of Vatican employees, with the support of the Vatican Governorate. The Governorate has reached an agreement with Banco Popolare that will allow Vatican employees to …
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Italian governor calls for US servicemen to leave over Ebola virus

US army personnel: an Italian governor has called on US authorities to repatriate all military personnel who served in Liberia rather than have them quarantined in Italy. Photograph: David Cooper/EPA/US Air Force After an Italian businessman ended up in …
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Modern Italian in Nob Hill

Lorenzo Logoreci has some serious creds in the restaurant business. His family has owned the legendary Tre Scalini restaurant in Rome for decades. Ala Romana in Nob Hill is trying to make a break from traditional Italian food and doing so pretty well on a …

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From CFL to business world, John Forzani remembered as 'great' | video

Calgary has lost a friend, one of its most successful entrepreneurs and one of its greatest philanthropists. Calgary businessman, community leader and former CFL football star John Forzani died in a Palm Springs, Calif. hospital after being on life …
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Sports News

TV and radio listings: November 1

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 11:30 a.m. Air Force at Army » CBS Noon No.18 Oklahoma at Iowa State » Fox Sports 1 Noon No. 23 East Carolina at Temple » ESPNews Noon No. 24 Duke at Pittsburgh » ESPNU Noon Maryland at Penn State » ESPN2 Noon Villanova at Richmond » …
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beIN SPORTS Scores Big With Live Broadcast Of El Clasico In English And Spanish Last Week

MIAMI, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — beIN SPORTS, the international sports network, delivered 1,486,000 total viewers across both English and Spanish language networks with its broadcast of the Real Madrid versus FC Barcelona match, according to Nielsen …

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Stevan Jovetic: I am ready to make my mark against Manchester United

Stevan Jovetic smiles and pulls up the left sleeve of his T-shirt and begins pointing to the tattoos he had done recently. There are several and they reach down towards his wrist to make a vibrant, colourful mosaic. “I did these like four or five months …

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Seattle Sounders Reward Nigerian Striker With New Bumper Deal

VENTURES AFRICA – After a superb season with MLS club Seattle Sounders, 30 year old forward, Obafemi Martins has signed a new deal with the club as he extends his stay in the United States after previously appearing in major European leagues such as the …

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Benfica boss questions Fifa shortlist

Benfica boss Jorge Jesus believes he should have been on Fifa’s Coach of the Year shortlist for masterminding the Portuguese club’s domestic treble. Jesus, 60, also steered Benfica to the Europa League final in 2013-14 before losing 4-2 to Sevilla …
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