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#Italy

# italy - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Park it! 'We made mistakes on the pitch, nothing to do with the bus'

Even best laid plans can unravel, so Ireland must show an ability to adapt and improvise.

'People might laugh, but in a few years we'll be a very good team' -- Conor O'Shea

Italy’s head coach says his side have ‘a mountain to climb’ against his home nation this weekend.

Bench power and more talking points from Ireland's XV to face Italy

Ireland are set up to finish strong in Rome.

'Rugby isn't healthy for the mind, it's up and down': Comeback confidence fuelling Ireland for Rome rumble

Keith Earls will travel to Italy intent on righting some wrongs from the opening weekend.

# italy - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Calvin Nash starts for Ireland U20s on the back of senior Munster debut

Nigel Carolan has made two changes for the Italy game, with injured captain Jack Kelly missing out.

# italy - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen He'll Be Missed This post contains videos

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen

The late former Springbok captain made quite an impression on the Ireland flanker.

# italy - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Officiating unfair to Italy, claims Conor O'Shea

The hosts were beaten by Wales in Rome.

# italy - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche Death Toll

Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche

The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.

# italy - Monday 23 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors Rescue

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

# italy - Sunday 22 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Eating snow and singing: How people survived the Italian hotel avalanche Rescue Operation

Eating snow and singing: How people survived the Italian hotel avalanche

Rescuers are searching for 23 people still believed to be trapped in the hotel.

# italy - Saturday 21 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Meet Italy's real-life Sherlock Holmes who donned multiple disguises to crack notorious cases Elementary My Dear

Meet Italy's real-life Sherlock Holmes who donned multiple disguises to crack notorious cases

Giuseppe Dosi was hailed as a “master of disguise” who solved a range of crimes as a detective.

From TheJournal.ie A total of 11 people have now been rescued from the Italian hotel buried by snow Miracle Rescue

A total of 11 people have now been rescued from the Italian hotel buried by snow

Scores of emergency workers have worked round the clock to try and find more survivors.

From TheJournal.ie Reports of 16 dead after bus full of teenagers crashes in northern Italy School Trip

Reports of 16 dead after bus full of teenagers crashes in northern Italy

It is believed the bus was full of Hungarians aged 16-18 returning from a school trip.

# italy - Friday 20 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Hopes for new group of survivors at Italian mountain hotel following avalanche Not Giving Up

Hopes for new group of survivors at Italian mountain hotel following avalanche

More than 25 people are believed to have been staying at the hotel when it was hit.

# italy - Thursday 19 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'No signs of life' at Italian hotel as 30 feared dead after massive avalanche Hotel Rigopiano

'No signs of life' at Italian hotel as 30 feared dead after massive avalanche

At least two bodies have been removed from the hotel, but bad weather conditions are slowing rescue efforts.

From TheJournal.ie Italy avalanche: Several children confirmed missing as extent of devastation emerges Hotel Tragedy

Italy avalanche: Several children confirmed missing as extent of devastation emerges

Prospects of anyone being rescued alive from the ill-fated Hotel Rigopiano look bleak.

# italy - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Struck again: Italy hit by three earthquakes in one hour Shaken

Struck again: Italy hit by three earthquakes in one hour

It further isolated some towns which were buried under snow for days.

# italy - Friday 6 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Jamie Oliver to close six restaurants in 'tough' post-Brexit market The Naked Chef

Jamie Oliver to close six restaurants in 'tough' post-Brexit market

Some 120 employees will be affected.

From TheJournal.ie The number of migrants entering Europe by sea dropped massively in 2016 Migrant Crisis

The number of migrants entering Europe by sea dropped massively in 2016

Data from EU border agency Frontex suggests the number of migrants entering Europe via two main routes dropped by two-thirds to 364,000 in 2016.

# italy - Friday 23 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Hotel guests will be 'rewarded' for having unprotected sex during their stay in one Italian city Baby Boom

Hotel guests will be 'rewarded' for having unprotected sex during their stay in one Italian city

Ten hotels are offering refunds or a free future stay to guests who fall pregnant at their premises..

# italy - Thursday 22 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "We have a duty not to let these people die": A year of rescuing thousands in the Mediterranean Italy's Coastguard

"We have a duty not to let these people die": A year of rescuing thousands in the Mediterranean

A look into the world of the Italian coastguard during testing times.

# italy - Sunday 18 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The farmers, their little pigs and the wolves: An Italy earthquake survival tale Aftershocks

The farmers, their little pigs and the wolves: An Italy earthquake survival tale

A month after the quakes, the Fausti family managed to get itself up and running again – but it was no easy task.

# italy - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Skipper of migrant boat which sank killing up to 900 found guilty The Crossing

# italy - Sunday 11 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Italy has a new Prime Minister - an opera-loving nobleman Capo Di Tutti Capi

Italy has a new Prime Minister - an opera-loving nobleman

Paolo Gentiloni has been asked by President Sergio Mattarella to form a new government.

# italy - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Italian president asks Renzi to stick around until a budget is passed Final Task

Italian president asks Renzi to stick around until a budget is passed

Renzi resigned after a voters rejected his constitutional reform proposals in a referendum on Sunday.

# italy - Monday 5 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Italian prime minister resigns after crushing referendum defeat Matteo Renzi

Italian prime minister resigns after crushing referendum defeat

Matteo Renzi announced his resignation early this morning.

# italy - Saturday 3 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Is this Italian about to deliver another bloody nose to establishment politics? The Brexit Effect

Explainer: Is this Italian about to deliver another bloody nose to establishment politics?

Beppe Grillo’s opposition to a crucial referendum could spell the end for the current Prime Minister.

# italy - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The last person alive born in the 1800s celebrates her birthday today Eggs And Cookies

The last person alive born in the 1800s celebrates her birthday today

Emma Morano, the oldest person in the world, has turned 117. She has lived alone since leaving an abusive husband in 1938.

# italy - Monday 21 November, 2016

Springbok coach Coetzee points to 'unique challenges' with end of torrid tour in sight

The pressure is on Coetzee after defeat to Italy.

# italy - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Forza O'Shea! Italy dig deep to stun Springboks

Tries from Habana and DeAllende inside the first 16 minutes were not enough of a cushion for a shabby South Africa outfit.

# italy - Thursday 17 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson's 'Prosecco' warning hasn't gone down too well in Europe Cripes

Boris Johnson's 'Prosecco' warning hasn't gone down too well in Europe

Italy responded by saying Britain risks losing out on fish and chips exports to 27 countries.

# italy - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Gareth Southgate's England denied victory by two late Spain goals at Wembley Spanish Lesson This post contains videos

Gareth Southgate's England denied victory by two late Spain goals at Wembley

Former Liverpool player Iago Aspas scored in the 89th minute before Isco levelled with practically the last kick of the game.

# italy - Thursday 10 November, 2016

12 changes to All Black side following Ireland defeat

New Zealand have named a much-changed team for their Test against Italy in Rome.

# italy - Saturday 5 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Italian priest claims deadly earthquakes are "divine punishment" for gay unions Vengeful God

Italian priest claims deadly earthquakes are "divine punishment" for gay unions

The Vatican has rebuked the controversial Father Giovanni Cavalcoli for his comments.

# italy - Thursday 3 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Almost 250 migrants, who were forced to sail at gunpoint, feared drowned in Mediterranean Libya

Almost 250 migrants, who were forced to sail at gunpoint, feared drowned in Mediterranean

Many of those who sailed today from Libya are believed to have been forced to do so at gunpoint.

From TheJournal.ie Italy's 'get tough' approach to refugees leading to unlawful expulsions, ill-treatment - report Hotspot

Italy's 'get tough' approach to refugees leading to unlawful expulsions, ill-treatment - report

Amnesty International has released a new report claiming to offer testimonies of abuse and ill-treatment by Italian authorities which “may amount to torture”.

# italy - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Jamie Heaslip's score against Italy shortlisted for Try of the Year Awards Season This post contains videos

Jamie Heaslip's score against Italy shortlisted for Try of the Year

The number eight’s effort is up against tries by Japan’s Kaito Shigeno and New Zealand’s TJ Perenara.

# italy - Monday 31 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "I don't see any possible future" - 15,000 people left homeless by Italy's most powerful earthquake in 36 years Destruction

"I don't see any possible future" - 15,000 people left homeless by Italy's most powerful earthquake in 36 years

Experts said it was remarkable that the quake had not resulted in any more fatalities.

# italy - Sunday 30 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 14th century basilica reduced to rubble after Italy's most powerful quake in 36 years Italy

14th century basilica reduced to rubble after Italy's most powerful quake in 36 years

There were several people injured, but there have been no reports of fatalities.

# italy - Thursday 27 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "Like bombs were falling": Dozens injured as two earthquakes strike Italy Rescue Effort

"Like bombs were falling": Dozens injured as two earthquakes strike Italy

The quakes struck two months after a devastating tremor killed nearly 300 in the same region.