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By benim
In Europe
Feb 12th, 2011
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ROME — Hundreds of demonstrators have banged pots and pans in Rome and Milan demanding scandal-plagued Premier Silvio Berlusconi resign. The gatherings came a day before protests Sunday, when thousands of women are expected to turn out in 200 Italian cities to denounce what they say is Berlusco...
By benim
In Uncategorized
Feb 10th, 2011
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What started last month with an anonymous woman’s Craigslist dating search for men who don’t “look like toads” ended Wednesday with the resignation of two-term Rep. Christopher Lee, R-N.Y., a married father who passed himself off as a divorced lobbyist when he sent her a tople...
By benim
In Egypt
Feb 9th, 2011
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Cairo – The army would be forced to intervene if anti-government protests push Egypt into chaos, Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit said on Wednesday, according to the state news agency. “We have to preserve the constitution, even if it is amended,” Abul Gheit told Al-Arabiya televis...
By benim
In Europe
Feb 9th, 2011
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Prosecutors in Milan call for Italian PM to go on trial immediately charged with sex-related offences Silvio Berlusconi has raised the spectre of a full-scale constitutional showdown in Italy after prosecutors in Milan asked for him to be put on trial immediately, charged with sex-related offences. I...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Feb 9th, 2011
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Silvio Berlusconi is set to face trial for under-age sex and abuse of power. Investigators in Milan will today formally ask for the Italian prime minister to face his day in court over lurid allegations involving Moroccan belly dancer Karima El Mahroug. ‘We’ll have a final meeting today o...
By benim
In Europe
Feb 7th, 2011
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Compromising photographs of scandal hit Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi are said to have been offered for sale with an asking price of £1 million. Berlusconi, 74, has been at the centre of a sex scandal for almost a month after it emerged he was being investigated for having sex with an unde...